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Sandbar Adventure

(John’s Pass – Eleanor Island)

Sandbar Adventure

Grab the family and friends and come relax and party! Let us handle all the transportation and worry for you.

The Johns Pass sandbar is extremely popular, and is one of the top destinations for boating in Tampa Bay. It is located in the western part of Boca Ciega Bay. It’s just inland from Johns Pass Inlet, northeast of Johns Pass bridge. It’s roughly between Treasure Island and Madeira Beach. The shallow sandbar exists because sand accumulates as it flows out of Boca Ciega Bay, out of Johns Pass and into the Gulf of Mexico.

The water around Johns Pass can be clear when conditions are calm, but the water is not as clear or clear as other sandbars in Florida. Still, the water is usually a beautiful emerald blue/green. Like the Lake Boca sandbar, Johns Pass is located in a densely developed surrounding environment. Johns Pass has a lively waterfront area with waterfront restaurants, tours, watersports, and many other things to do. This sandbar is the site of parties, including organized events and private gatherings.

Hundreds of boats can gather on the Johns Pass sandbar, especially on warm summer weekends and holidays. Summer holidays like Memorial Day and the Fourth of July are among the busiest days for Johns Pass.


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Offered in 4-hour, 6-hour, and 8-hour trips (factor 1-1.5 hours of each time for commute back and forth)


$599 (~$100 per person with 6) for 4 hours, $699 (~$116.50 per person with 6) for 6 hours, and $799 (~$133 per person with 6) for 8 hours + 20% captain gratuity is strongly recommended.

Payment is due in full upon booking. If necessary, refunds are given based on our Cancellation Policies. Please see our Policies Page.

Departure Time:

4-hour is offered at 8:00AM or 1:00PM, 6-hour and 8-hour leave at 10:00AM only (please be 30-45 mins early to load boat and leave on time)

Departure Spot:

Park Blvd Boat Ramp 18651 Gulf Blvd Indian Shores, FL 34635

Destination Spot:

John’s Pass Sandbar


All Ages (minors must be accompanied by an adult)


Up to 6 total passengers. This is a private charter. You can bring any amount of people up to 6. If you chose to bring 2 it is the same price as 6. No splitting parties, one payment required.

What to Bring:

Hat, Shirt or SPF fishing shirt, Proper Footwear, Windbreaker/Jacket when it is cold, sunblock, sunglasses, towels, dry bag, Drinks (most customers bring excessive amounts of water, Gatorades, any drinks to keep them hydrated). Alcohol is permitted if it is brought by customer. We do NOT provide alcohol. No glass containers.

What We Bring:

Boat, Licensed Captain, Limited Water, Fishing Licenses, Coolers with Ice, Fuel,  Experience/Knowledge

Cancellation Policy:

48 hours’ notice or more required for full refund. No Call/No Show = 100% of trip fare. Cancellation within 48 hours = 50% of trip fare. For more info regarding cancellations due to weather, mechanical issues, and more please refer to our Policies Page. Cancellation policy is strictly enforced.


All parties must sign our Waiver Agreement  online before boarding boat or trip will not take place. This is required, absolutely zero exceptions, not up for discussion. This is to protect both parties.

If you are within the cancellation period you will still owe 100% of the trip if you refuse the agreement.

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