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HotFish Charters runs action-packed fishing charters for anglers of all skill levels and abilities

We provide highly productive guided inshore fishing trips and thrilling offshore fishing charters

Captain Mark Crawford is a professional fishing guide and is USCG licensed and insured. Mark runs his fishing charters with a Custom built 23 ft' bay boat made by Dorado Boats. The charter fishing vessel has a half tower with Simrad electronics and trolling motors and is powered by Mercury Marine. Mark provides custom Crowder Rods and a fleet of Diawa and Shimano reels. The fishing charter includes live bait, licenses, cleaning & packaging of fish and a cooler full of ice.

Mark is a Florida born native based out of Palm Harbor, Florida and has been fishing our local waters for over 25 years. He specializes in both inshore fishing charters and offshore fishing trips in and around West Central Florida (Tampa, Clearwater, Palm Harbor, and Boca Grande), with services that offer the best fishing for what the season dictates. Mark's inshore fishing charters will take you fishing for redfish, snook, trout, and large tarpon during the season. Offshore fishing charters target grouper, snapper, kingfish, and cobia.

Book your fishing charter today to experience nonstop, rod bending action!