pura vida charters
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Meet The Crew History of Capt. Joe Macfarlane and his first mate Greg Macfarlane.
The Boat Pictures and information about the vessel we use for our fishing charters.
Fishing Rates Information about trip costs, how far we travel offshore into the Gulf, and what is provided for our guests. Allows guests to book trips.
Spear Trips Information about our diving charters. This includes both scenic diving and spear fishing.
Photo Gallery Pictures of our customers and crew with recent catches.
Movie Gallery Videos of recent catches aboard our boat.
Contact Us Allows guests to send email to a captain to request more information.
Directions A direct link to MapQuest for directions to our pick-up location.
FAQ's Frequently asked questions about fishing charters.
Links Links to other pages that we have found informative to our company.
Home Gives a brief description of On A Claim Charters and links to all other pages.


Client Courtesy Information about being an understanding charter client.
Protocol for Captains How to be a fair captain to your charter clients.
Understanding a Bottom Finder Tips and tricks to tuning in your bottom finder.
King Mackerel Fishing Tips and suggestions on catching king mackerel .
Biodiesel Our boat runs on biodiesel and this is why!

Links and Other Stuff

Fishing Links Links to fishing related web sites
Travel Links Links to travel locations all over the world
Cancellation and Change Policy Our policy about canceling a charter with us.
Payments Page An easy online way to pay for your fishing charter.

Pura Vida Charters
5000 92nd St. N Slip #1
St. Petersburg, FL 33708

We guarantee fish or the trip is on us.
Clearwater deep sea fishing charters are fun for everyone in the Tampa Bay area.

Our new 32' Sabalo will take you on a trip of a lifetime