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Capt. Brent Gaskill
4th Generation Tampa Bay Native
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Tampa Bay Area           

Captain Brent Gaskill is a 4th generation Tampa Bay native who grew up fishing the local waters of Mullet Key and Fort DeSoto Park.

Capt. Brent Gaskill

Captain Brent Gaskill

Over the years he has honed his skill to become one of the most successful guides on the Bay and near shore waters of the Gulf. Operating as a full-time captain since 1998, his depth of knowledge, patience, and sense of humor makes a day on the water enjoyable for everyone from novice to expert. As a former high school instructor his willingness to teach is evident. Families have always been welcome as he has a knack for putting kids on fish.

Capt. Brent is an outdoor writer and has become a TV and radio personality.  His varied fishing reports, feature magazine stories and newspaper articles, along with seminars and speaking engagements provide up to date information for much of the angling community.

Capt. Brent is a natural in the charter business.  Come aboard and allow him to guide you an exciting and memorable day of fish catching fun.

• 4th generation Tampa Bay Native Paddle Gear

• Full-time experienced guide since 1998

• Fishing correspondent for the Tampa Bay Times “Captain’s Corner”

• Contributing writer for Onshore / Offshore Magazine

• Guide for the Average Angler Adventures TV show

• Fishing Coordinator and Seminar Host for West Marine

• Guest speaker for many local tackle shops, clubs, and radio shows

Come aboard Capt. Brent’s custom rigged boat SUMMER VACATION for a great day on the waters of Tampa Bay Licenses & Permits

Capt. Brent is licensed by the USCG and features NOAA-issued Gulf of Mexico charter and head-boat federal permits for reef fish and coastal migratory pelagics. He is fully insured and permitted and has a license for vessel fishing in the state of Florida.

Captain Brent's Grandparents—Generations of Fishing Excellence in Tampa Bay

Grace Dever with 130-Pound Tarpon

Grace Dever with 130-Pound Tarpon at Oneill's Marina, Old Ferry Landing on Pinellas Point, 1948

Grace & Denzil Dever at the Pier

Grace & Denzil Dever at the Pier, Downtown
St. Petersburg, Florida, 1946

Dell Gaskill With Catch of Grouper

Dell Gaskill with catch of grouper,
St. Petersburg, Florida, 1947

Contact Capt. Brent Gaskill at (727) 510-1009 in Gulfport, Florida, for the most exciting fishing charters in the Bay.