Click the link below to book your fishing charter with High Class Hooker Charters in Venice or Sarasota, Florida. Simply fill out the form with your name, phone number and the date you would like to book we will get back to you ASAP. Please be patient since we may be on the water and will contact you as soon as we get back...

You can also speak to a booking agent by calling Cougar Bait & Tackle at (941) 445-7134

The bays and backwaters of southwest Florida are home to some of the most prized game fish found anywhere including Redfish, Snook, Spotted Sea Trout and many more.


Tarpon Fishing

Goliath Grouper Fishing

Awesome footage taken while catching an estimated 400# Goliath Grouper just over 6 miles offshore of Venice, Florida.

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Inshore Fishing

Dorothy Catches Her First Tarpon

Nothing compares with going head to head with a big Tarpon - especially your first one. Great video of a client catching her first Tarpon off of the beaches of Venice, Florida.

Mike's Tarpon Trip - Day 2

After a great first day of Tarpon fishing off of the beaches of Venice, Florida - Mike and his wife Brooke were back for an exciting second day of action with the Silver King.

Sight fishing along the beaches for the ultimate inshore sport fish. Step up and go head-to-head with the mighty "Silver King". Peak season is May and June.

Kayak Fishing

Kayak fishing is a great way to not only catch some amazing fish but also get up close and personal with the beautiful scenery and amazing wildlife of southwest Florida.

Offshore Fishing


Climb aboard and head out to the Gulf of Mexico for Grouper, Snapper, Cobia, King Mackerel, Amberjack and more. Half and full day trips available.