At the Tarpon Trading Company, we are proud to provide our customers access to some of the best guides on the west coast of Florida. Guided trips are available for inshore or offshore fishing trips, sightseeing or a fun day at the beach. Book your trip by sending us an email, give us a call or come into the shop.

Captain Matt – Fishing Charters Tarpon Springs

Captain Matt Cowden grew up fishing in these Florida waters and has been fishing his entire life. Boats and fishing have always been a passion of his. Capt. Matt is U.S. Coast Guard licensed and fishing charters guide insured.

Let Capt. Matt share his local knowledge and the prestine waters of the Gulf of Mexico with you. Your family and friends will be enjoying the day from a 22′ Century bayboat, which can fish 4 adults comfortably. The boat is set-up for fishing in shallow water, but is also a dry ride when the winds pick up.

Specializing in the inshore species from the drag burning cobia and tarpon, to finesse fishing for snook, redfish and seatrout. Go fishing with Capt. Matt for a fun-filled day on the water with your family or friends. Multiple boat trips are available for larger groups, book today.

Captain Matt offers 4, 6, and 8 hour trips.


Book with Captain Matt Cowden today:  727-534-6603


Follow him on Instagram at:  marinezonefishing_charters  or

Captain Saki Halikos – Inshore Charter Captain

Captain Saki Halikos is an Inshore Charter Captain that was born and raised in Tarpon Springs Florida.   He fishes the waters of New Port Richey, Tarpon Springs, Clearwater, and Boca Grande.

He specializes in light tackle sport fishing for the finest of snook, redfish, tarpon, trout, cobia, kingfish, and sharks.

He is a full time fishing guide and takes a lot of pride in what he does.  He is extremely passionate of all things fishing and outdoors!



To book a charter with Captain Saki, please contact him at:  727-326-7828 and tell him we sent ya!




Check him out on Instagram at:  capt_saki_haliko.  He has some great pictures on there.