Captain Brent Gaskill is a 4th generation Tampa Bay native
grew up fishing the local waters of Mullet Key and Fort DeSoto Park. Over the
years he has honed his skills 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 has become a TV and radio personality with
regular appearances on The Average Angler Adventures, 47
Fish Finder, and Capt. Mels Fishing Conversations. His
varied fishing reports, feature magazine stories, and
seminars provide up to date information for much of the
Capt. Brent is a natural in the charter business. Come aboard and
him to guide you to an exciting and memorable day of fish catching fun.
4th generation Tampa Bay Native
Experienced Full Time Guide
Field editor for
Saltwater Angler magazine,
regional fishing report for south Pinellas / Beaches
Capt. Brent, featured on the cover, wrote an article on Summer
Fun in the Tampa Bay Area featuring barracuda! You'll
find the article
Regular guide for the
Average Angler Adventures TV
show. As well as, fishing correspondent for
Call", a monthly fishing outlook with updates and
reports of filming the TV show.
Featured captain for 47 Fish Finder- Tampa Bay South, a weekly TV show
covering fishing reports from around the Bay area.
Fishing Correspondent for the Tampa Bay Area fish
Staff writer for
Fishing coordinator and seminar host for West
Guest speaker for many local tackle shops, clubs and
Featured Captain on Bay News 9 "On
the Water", local cable TV station
Inshore guide for Mega Bite Sport Fishing Charters
Inshore guide for Dolphin Landings Charter Center
Come aboard Capt. Brent's custom rigged boat SUMMER VACATION for a
day on the waters of Tampa Bay.
Captain Brent's Grandparents
Generations of Fishing
in Tampa Bay
Grace Dever with 130 lbs tarpon at
Oneill's Marina, located at the Old Ferry Landing on
Pinellas Point in 1948.
Grace and Denzil Dever at the Pier
Downtown St. Petersburg, FL. in 1946.
with catch of grouper, 1947,
St. Petersburg, FL.