Madeira Beach Fishing Charters

Captain Trae Sorensen's

Offshore Fishing Charters


Visiting St.Pete Clearwater area?

Dont miss this opportunity…

Captain Trae, with Top Knotch Fishing Charters, fishes out of John’s Pass in Madeira Beach, Florida, just west of St. Petersburg. We fish the deep blue waters of Gulf of Mexico on a 36′ Invincible. The Gulf of Mexico offers some of the best fishing in the world and Captain Trae has the experience and knowledge to put anglers right on the fish.

We run deep for…

Grouper, Hogfish, Mackerel, Grey/Mangrove Snapper, Amberjack, Cobia, Kingfish and other exciting sport fish.

Family Friendly Charters?

You know it, We love our customers!

We specialize in family trips and have had fisherpersons as young as 6 years old on-board. Be sure to pack some extra snacks for the young ones. We include in your fare: bait, ice, tackle, rod/reel, fish cleaning, fishing instruction and license. With room for 6 to fish comfortably, what more could you ask for?

Fish the Gulf of Mexico



Best Fishing Trip I’ve Ever Had! My family and I fished with Captain Trae for the Great American Grant Hunt fishing tournament this past weekend. Captain Trae not only made sure that we placed in the tournament, but also that we caught a huge variety of of fish. We caught mangrove snapper, kingfish, hogfish, grouper,…

Denise Klein

3/4 of the day with Cptn Trae and first mate Denise Best fishing day ever. In short, it was like fishing with really skilled friends. With a kickass boat. Outstanding!

Anders Lindstrom

Top Knotch was great! Had a great time with Capt Trae. Great day of fishing with a large catch. Trae knows his fishing.

Robert Mitek

Best day offshore We showed up to the dock about 10 minutes early and captain Trae was fueled up and ready to leave. We hit the the out. The water was glass so it was pretty much full throttle the whole way there. First couple spots the bite was slow. But we found a little…

Mark Naglis

Best fishing experience! Captain Trae is a phenomenal fishing guide. He is very knowledgeable, professional and friendly. Me and my boys limited out on both red snapper and grouper easily. I highly recommend Trae to anyone looking for quality fish along with a great experience!

Dane Selzer

Great Time with Top Knotch!! As an enthusiastic fisherman on Long Island, it was great to see a captain and crew experienced in getting to the fishing grounds, anchoring up, and putting fish, “lots of fish” in the cooler. Trae and Trevor worked well together and we had a blast. The boat was a fish…

Vincent Randazzo