Capt. Ellis Charters in Panama City Beach, Florida

Guided by Stephen Brookins

Deep Sea Nearshore

About Your Guide

Certified Damn Good Guide
28 Years of Experience
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Captain Stephen Brookins comes from a family of fishermen. His grandfather started mastering the waters in the early 60's, so fishing is in Stephen's blood. He has been on the boat since he was a young boy and his passion for the waters has only grown stronger.

Capt. Ellis Charters Trips

Damn Good

If you’re looking for an experienced guide with a successful track record on the water, you’re in the right place. Captain Stephen has fished the waters surrounding Panama City Beach since he was a young kid and knows exactly where the fish bite! On this 4-hour trip, you’ll be targeting Wahoo, King Mackerel, Amberjack, Dorado (Mahi Mahi), and many more species. This trip is great for those who want to do a little bit of trolling and come back to shore with a healthy dose of fish. You’ll be fishing aboard Captain Stephen’s 53-foot custom-built sportfisher. She is equipped with 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! Read More

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Panama City Beach

Panama City Trolling Thrills

100% (8)
53 ft 1 - 15 People From $104 / person
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If you’re looking for an experienced guide with a successful track record on the water, you’re in the right place. Captain Stephen 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. You’ll be fishing aboard Captain Stephen’s 45-foot custom-built sportfisher. She has twin 350 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 up to 15 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! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Panama City Beach

Grand PCB Offshore Trip- 45'

100% (9)
45 ft 1 - 15 People From $156 / person
Damn Good

If you’re looking for an experienced guide with a successful track record on the water, you’re in the right place. Captain Stephen has fished the waters surrounding Panama City Beach since he was a young kid and knows exactly where the fish bite! On this 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. 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 up to 20 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! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Panama City Beach

PCB Bottom Fishing Fun - 53'

100% (7)
53 ft 1 - 15 People From $156 / person

Recent Reviews of Capt. Ellis Charters

Mark

Verified Review Fishing

Amazing trip! Great captain and deck mate! Highly recommend.

Craig

Verified Review Fishing

Great captain and deckhand - Couldn’t find many keepers but it was fun.

Heath

Verified Review Fishing

Very friendly and knowledgeable. We had a great time.

Brian B.

Fishing

The Captain and crew was awesome. They took real care of us. Every where we stop there was fish to catch. Very professional and fun

Jennifer K.

Fishing

Captain kept us on the fish all day long. Many first timers on the trip: captain and crew made them feel welcome, stayed positive and made it a fantastic trip. Recommend for all experience levels, especially first timers.

Kieran R.

Fishing

working with seth and the staff was a breeze when planning the trip. the trip out was tons of fun and i would highly recommend

Alaina U.

Fishing

Had a wonderful time. Great catch!

Dennis S.

Fishing

Very good at getting on the fish. Always right there when fish came up and kept bait flowing and didn’t miss a beat all day. We are all glad we chose this boat. Nothing could have been better.

James R.

Fishing

Went out for my bachelor party. Great time and great crew. Will be back! Highly recommend!!!

James M.

Fishing

From the time we set the hooks we were on fish. I feel like we had a great trip with our family. The Captains were there for us the entire day. Will definitely book again soon.

Species

Amberjack, Black Grouper, Blackfin Tuna, Blacktip Shark, Bonito, Bonnethead Shark, Bull Shark, Cobia, Gag Grouper, Hammerhead Shark, Kingfish, Lane Snapper, Mahi Mahi, Mako Shark, Mangrove Snapper, Nurse Shark, Red Grouper, Red Snapper, Redfish, Sailfish, Spanish Mackerel, Tiger Shark, Triggerfish, Vermillion Snapper, Wahoo

Techniques

Artificial Lure Fishing, Bottom Fishing, Cut Bait Fishing, Deep Dropping, Heavy Tackle Fishing, Jigging, Light Tackle Fishing, Live Bait Fishing, Trolling

Types of Fishing

Deep Sea, Nearshore

Start Location

5500 North Lagoon Drive, Panama City, FL 32408, United States | Bodies of water fished: Panama City Beach

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