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Holmes Beach Is Home To Coastal And Backcountry Fishing

Holmes Beach Fishing

Redfish | Snook | Seatrout | Tarpon

Holmes Beach, centrally located on Anna Maria Island, is the perfect launch location for either nearshore or backcountry fishing. With quick access to Florida’s largest inshore estuary system, Tampa Bay, and an area that is itself known for world-class fishing – Holmes Beach fishing is a step above the rest. Captain Nate utilizes multiple launch locations and can offer hassle-free pickup and dropoff within minutes of these highly active fisheries.

Captain Nate Weissman has fished the area for decades and provides fishing trips tailored to seasoned pro’s, novices, and families alike. On these trips, passengers can expect shots at redfish, snook, seatrout, black drum, tripletail, tarpon and so much more.

With one of Florida’s finest settings, finest fishing guide, and top-notch equipment – clients are treated to the absolute best the area has to offer. We offer real-time online reservations, up-front pricing, and the Captain is here to help you plan your trip (Contact).

a picture of a grouper caught of holmes beach on AMI
a picture of Captain Nate holding a tarpon caught off holmes beach

Tarpon Season: April – July

Tarpon Fishing In Holmes Beach

Every spring along Florida’s coast begins the annual tarpon migration. With access to the waters right off the beach, as well as direct access to the backcountry fishery, Holmes Beach is the perfect setting for Tarpon fishing during this time of year.

Tarpon swarm the coastline and backcountry water systems smashing bait in droves. Whether spotting these aggressively feeding fish, or sight fishing for “rollers” – your shots at tarpon here in Holmes Beach will be plentiful. With hour-long fights and ample opportunity – this is a fishing trip you don’t want to miss!


This part of Florida is home to The Grand Slam of inshore fishing. Anglers who catch a redfish, snook, and a seatrout in a single day have achieved a Salm. Those who add a tarpon to the day’s catch achieve The Grand Slam. While this isn’t a common occurrence on a regular day’s fishing trip, the opportunity definitely exists here in Holmes Beach – along the Tampa Bay estuary system.


a picture of a fisherman holding a redfish


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a picture of Holmes Beach Fishing Charters with Captain Nate


a picture of Holmes Beach Fishing Charters with Captain Nate

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