About Tide Creek Charters
Chris’s passion for fishing and his adventurous spirit has taken him to Alaska for rainbows grayling, and salmon. In Puerto Rico, Costa Rica, Boca Grande, and Tampa Bay, he has fished for tarpon, snook, redfish and speckled trout. He has fished Apalachee Bay, Apalachicola Bay, Mobile Bay, The Mississippi Sound to the waters of Louisiana for tripletail, speckled trout and red Fish.
Chris has over 50 years of experience fishing for Speckled Trout and Redfish, and has been fishing for tripletail and Tarpon for over 40 years.
Chris, Is participates in tag and release program sponsored by The University Of Southern Mississippi Who Supports the Gulf Coast Research Laboratory in Ocean Springs Ms. In a Tripletail research program. Chris has a boat rule of tagging all short Tripletail and Tripletail over 20” in length due to the fact that most Tripletail over 20” in length are productive females.
Chris has tagged and released 186 Tripletail in the 2018 season. Many of the tagged Tripletail have been recaptured As far as 350 miles from the tagging location.