Freshwater Fishing Apalachicola

Starting at $450 | 5 - 8 Hours | Lake, River | 2 People

About Your Trip

A hidden gem within a hidden gem down on Florida's forgotten coast, the freshwater lakes and estuaries around Appilachicola provide an awesome escape to catch a pile of bream, bass, and shellcrackers! These trips are Captain Greg's bread and butter as he has been fishing these waters since he could stand up and hold a rod.

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About Your Boat

Boat Type
Utility Boat
Boat Manufacturer
Fabuglas
Boat Length
16
Engine Manufacturer
Johnson
Total Horsepower
110
Number of Engines
1
Additional Amenities
Fishfinder, Trolling Motor, Cushioned Seats

About Your Guide

Meet the man that is going to take you out to explore the prolific waters around Apalachicola! Captain Greg is a third generation captain who has also raised his son to carry the baton into the fourth generation! He has a deep enjoyment and passion for the outdoors. He often calls it, "the best office in the world." Regardless of the weather, rain or shine, Captain Greg will help you take a shot at reeling in some fish! He is a natural teacher and enjoys seeing anglers bring their children on their trips to teach them the skills of the trade. He welcomes all types of anglers with varying levels of experience. Captain Greg has over 35 years of experience out in the waters of Apalachicola which makes him one of the best guides around. Book a trip with Captain Greg for an unforgettable adventure.

Start Location

1 Bay Avenue, Apalachicola, FL 32320, United States

Amenities and Information

Water Type

River, Lake

Skill Levels

Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate

Tackle

All rods, reels, and tackle are included.

Fish Cleaning

This guide will clean your catch for you.

Beer

Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.

Live Bait

Yes, Included

Weather

You will get a refund if the trip is canceled due to weather.

Boat Restroom

No, this boat does not have a bathroom on board.

Lunch

No meal provided.

Species

Bream, Largemouth Bass

Techniques

Artificial Lure Fishing, Light Tackle Fishing

Gear & Packing

Provided
Ice Box, Rods, reels & tackle
At an Additional Rate
No added costs.
Recommended Packing
Nothing required, we always recommend sunglasses, sunscreen, water, and weather-appropriate clothing.
Required Items
Freshwater Fishing License

Things To Keep In Mind

Payment & Tipping
After paying the deposit, a QR Code will be emailed to you. On the day of the trip, your guide will scan your QR code to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is for a customary tip (we recommend 20%).
Cancellation/Refund Policy
Yes, cancel for free up to 3 days before the trip.

Where to Buy a Fishing License

Find out more about licenses here.

Pricing & Availability

To check pricing, please select a trip date, duration, group size and start time.

Free Cancellation

Rest easy with free cancellation up to 3 days before the trip.

100% Weather Protection

Receive a full refund in the event of inclement weather.

Reviews

Philip C.

Fishing

September 2, 2021

My wife n I went with Captain Greg on a full day trip, we both wanted to fish but she also wanted to sight see n go to shell island. So we went fishing first caught 9 keepers pretty quick then it slowed down so he took my wife to ...Read More

David B.

Fishing

July 2, 2021

Booked a half-day bay trip. Had 2 kids fishing and caught 25 fish trout, sea trout, and Whitting. Didn’t get to fish but 2 1/2 hrs due to rain but had a good trip. Hopefully, next year catch some triple tails! Would recommend Capt. Greg charter!

Jenny C.

Fishing

June 9, 2021

Super nice captain to fish with. He was very knowledgeable and we felt comfortable with him. Will definitely go out again with him. My son had never been deep sea fishing and he caught a good many. He is ready to go again!

Brett C.

Fishing

May 26, 2021

Great experience for two adults and 4 teenagers. Captain Greg put us on Sea Trout, Shark and my son even fought a Stingray for about 20 mins before it broke the line. End of the trip we had 96 Sea Trout, 2 Croakers and a keeper Shark. First trip for ...Read More

William R.

Fishing

May 12, 2021

We had originally planned for a 4 person 3/4 day off-shore trip, put two of us ended up not being able to make it. We canceled because $350 a person was just too rich for our our blood, but Captain Greg recommended the half day bay trip for $425 total ...Read More

First Time Booking with Us?

Captain Experiences is the home of over 1000 Damn Good fishing and hunting guides. Our mission is to unlock the outdoors for everyone, and we want to help you get out there through our no-hassle online booking experience and our team of outdoors experts.
We vet our guides to make sure they are the best of the best. We want guides who not only put you on 'em, but show you a great time, keep you safe, and give you a memorable experience with your group.
Once you've paid your deposit at checkout, we'll send you a QR code (like a mobile boarding pass). Just show your guide your QR code on the day of the trip, they'll scan it, the remaining balance will transfer automatically, and you'll be all set to get out there. Just make sure you bring a cash tip for the guide!
In the case of inclement weather, our guides will make the call and we'll work with you to reschedule your trip or issue a full refund. Your safety is our top concern.
Once you book the trip, we will connect you directly with the guide to go over any additional details. In the meantime, our location specialists are always available to answer your questions via email, text, chat, or call!