Captain Steve Labadie was born and raised in Tampa, Florida. He took his first Coast Guard exam at 9 years old with his family at Gandy's Auxiliary Flotilla. As a professional mariner Steve has operated Towboats, Ferries, Head Boats, and Yachts both domestically and internationally all 100% incident free. Captain Steve Labadie uses his vast maritime knowledge as a Maritime Expert Witness when he's not on the water. He has operated as a professional Captain upon Tampa Bay and the surrounding waterways his whole life.
Captain Steve has an intense passion for fishing the Inshore shallows of Rocky Creek, Weedon Island, Picnic Island, Big & Little Bayou, Bishop Harbor, Cockroach Bay and other special backcountry spots. He currently offers a unique experience chasing Redfish, Snook, Trout and other tasty fish aboard a spacious custom bay boat.
Let Captain Steve show you the beautiful shore line of the Bay, while fishing his secret spots. Captain Steve is EMT trained, and your safety is his number one priority. He wants you to make it home safely and share all of your fish stories!
Captain Steve holds a 200 Ton Masters of Inspected Vessels license and will upgrade to 1600grt as soon as the Coast Guard Exam centers reopen. "I have caught fish all over the world as a Yacht Captain, but now I share my local knowledge and passion" -Captain Steve
So find a friend and book a charter today with the most knowledgeable and fun Captain around.