Pricing & Availability

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Fishing Info


Light Tackle, Heavy Tackle, Bottom Fishing, Trolling, Jigging

Water Type

Nearshore, Offshore

Skill Level

Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced


Amberjack, Blackfin Tuna, Bonito, Bull Shark, Gag Grouper, King Mackerel / Kingfish, Mahi Mahi / Dorado, Mangrove Snapper, Red Snapper, Sailfish, Spanish Mackerel, Triggerfish

About Your Trip

If you’re looking for an experienced guide with a successful track record on the water, you’re in the right place. Captain Stephen Brookins of Chances R Charters has fished the waters surrounding Panama City Beach since he was a young kid and knows exactly where the fish bite!

On this 10-hour trip, you’ll have time to target a wide variety of species, including Red Snapper (depending on the season), Gag Grouper, Dorado (Mahi Mahi), King Mackerel / Kingfish, Blackfin Tuna, and many more species. This trip is for more serious and experienced anglers.

You’ll be fishing aboard Captain Stephen’s 53-foot custom-built sportfisher. She has twin 450 HP Detroit engines, so you’ll get to your fishing destination in no time! She also boasts air conditioning, a GPS, fishfinder, live bait well, kitchen, refrigerator, and ice box. This vessel can hold 11 people, so make sure you bring some good angling buddies!

Don’t forget to bring food and drinks for the day as well as sunscreen and a hat. Captain Stephen will provide all rods, reels, tackle, lures, and fishing licenses. Live bait is included in the cost of the trip.

Prepare yourself for an action-packed day on the water with Captain Stephen and Chances R Charters!

About Your Boat

Boat type: Sportfisher

Boat Manufacturer: Custom

Boat length: 53ft

Engine Manufacturer: Caterpillar

Engine HP: 420HP

Number of engines: 2

Extras: Air Conditioning, GPS, Fishfinder, Bed, Flybridge, Live Bait Well, Kitchen, Refrigerator, Ice Box

About Your Guide

Captain Stephen Brookins of Chances R Charters comes from a family of Panama City Beach Fisherman. Fishing the Gulf of Mexico waters since he was a young boy, Captain Stephen's passion for fishing and introducing others to the sport has only intensified.

Captain Stephen Brookins owns and operates the 53 foot Chances R Charters sportfishing boat outfitted for Panama City Beach fishing trips. Chances R Charters is Coast Guard inspected up to 20 people, so bring the whole family and all your friends!



All rods, reels, and tackle are included.


Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.

Boat Restroom


Live Bait

Yes, Included


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

Fish Cleaning

No cleaning service provided.


No meal provided.

Gear & Packing



At an Additional Rate

No added costs.

Recommended Packing

Nothing required, we always recommend sunglasses, sunscreen, water, and weather-appropriate clothing.

Required Items

A valid 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 10-20% customary tip.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

Yes, cancel for free up to 7 days before the trip.

Where to Buy a Fishing License

Find a license for your state here.


Start Location

Deep Sea Fishing Panama City Beach Florida |First Cast Charters PCB, 5550 N Lagoon Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408, USA

Start Time(s)

05:00 AM


10 hours,