Ana Banana Kids Fishing Camp has some of the best Captains in Tampa Bay on staff. They are all full time, full service, licensed and insured USCG Certified and Approved Merchant Mariners. Each of the captains have children of their own, and have been background checked.


Qualities of all of our Captains:

  • Family men with many years of experience fishing with kids
  • Licensed and approved Merchant Mariners with the US Coast Guard
  • Fully insured, back ground checked, and drug tested
  • CPR and advanced life saving trained and approved
  • Participants in annual children’s charity fundraising tournaments
  • The Camp owners have known each of the Camp Captains personally for over a decade






Captain Joel Brandenburg

Ana Banana Fishing Company

Master Captain Joesph Brandenburg

Ana Banana Fishing Company

Captain Brian Lemelin

Optimus Fishing Charters

Captain Billy Miller

Tampa Bay Native Fishing Guide


Captain Matt Morrison

Freedom Boat Club Charters


Captain Phil Pegley

Fish Tamer Charters




Captain Wade

Afishionado Charter Services


Captain Dave Beede

Shallow Point Charters


Captain Jeremy Heimes

Day Away Charters



Ana Banana Fishing Company

611 Destiny Dr. Ruskin, FL

(813) 267-4401