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Destin Fly Fishing And Light Tackle

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18 ft 1 - 2 People From $900

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trip description for Amberjack in Destin

This is a great trip for the people who want to go try for the big ones! AmberJack season is here! We got an early amberjack season this year and are excited to chase these amazing fish. It has the reputation of being one of the hardest fighting reef fish in the Gulf of Mexico. Most people only want to catch one of these because they beat you up the entire fight from the bottom all the way to the top. If you want to try your luck catching one of these bad ass fish we would love to give you the chance! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Destin

Amberjack

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52 ft 1 - 19 People From $3,850
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trip description for Trolling Trip - Mahi Wahoo Billfish in Destin

Embark on an extraordinary fishing adventure as we set sail from Destin, FL, under the moonlit sky. Our midnight departure takes you 20 to 30 miles offshore, where the deep waters hold a treasure trove of remarkable catches. Get ready to experience the thrill of a lifetime. Our fishing trips offer you the flexibility to tailor your experience to your preferences. Choose to engage in deep dropping or enjoy a full day of trolling, all according to your desires. Whether you're seeking the challenge of bottom fishing, the excitement of heavy tackle fishing, the allure of live bait fishing, or the anticipation of trolling, our experienced crew will guide you every step of the way. The abundant waters off the coast of Destin are home to an array of remarkable species. As we venture further offshore, be prepared to target Blackfin Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Snowy Grouper, Tilefish, and the lightning-fast Wahoo. These prized catches promise unforgettable battles and a true sense of accomplishment. Our crew will provide you with top-of-the-line fishing gear and equipment, ensuring that you have the tools necessary to land these impressive fish. From expert guidance to a deep understanding of the local waters, we are dedicated to delivering a memorable and successful fishing experience. As the sun rises, casting its golden glow on the ocean's surface, you'll find yourself immersed in the natural beauty that surrounds you. The open waters offer a serene and breathtaking backdrop for your fishing adventure. So, gather your fellow anglers and prepare for an unforgettable journey into the depths. Book your trip today and experience the thrill of the chase, the satisfaction of reeling in remarkable catches, and the memories that will last a lifetime. Read More

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Trolling Trip - Mahi Wahoo Billfish

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48 ft 1 - 8 People From $4,200
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trip description for Family Fun Half Day Adventure in Destin

This trip is focused on families with children that want to get out on the water and make some memories while visiting the Emerald Coast. Read More

Nearshore Fishing Charter in Destin

Family Fun Half Day Adventure

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27 ft 1 - 4 People From $850
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trip description for Epic Summer Sportfishing in Destin

Get out there and enjoy this thrilling fishing adventure with Captain Jason, an experienced fisherman and captain of a magnificent 53' G&S sportfisher. This offshore fishing charter out of Destin, FL is the ultimate way to experience the best that the Gulf of Mexico has to offer! As you step on board, you will be greeted by the crew and will have the opportunity to admire the sleek lines of this state-of-the-art fishing machine. Equipped with the latest technology and gear, this vessel is designed to provide a safe, comfortable and productive fishing experience. This vessel is fully equipped for epic offshore fishing, including a Furuno SSB, a Furuno Color Fishfinder, 96nm radar, a Furuno 3D Nav Chartplotter, aNorthstar GPS/Chartplotter, VHF radio, EPIRB, and way more! Everything you need is provided, so you can rest easy and focus on hauling in some monster fish! Once you have settled in, Captain Jason will brief you on the day's plan and give you a rundown on the various fishing techniques that will be used. With years of experience fishing these waters, he knows where to find the biggest and most elusive fish, including Cobia, Red Snapper, Kingfish, Grouper, Triggerfish, Amberjack, and many other popular gamefish species. These fish have something for everyone, from great fights on the troll to fun bottomfishing! In addition, several of these are delicious table fare, so you can take home some amazing dinners as well! With Captain Jason and his team by your side, you can be sure that your day of fishing will be an unforgettable experience. Whether you're looking for a relaxing day out on the water or an adrenaline-fueled battle with the biggest fish in the Gulf, this offshore fishing charter is the perfect choice. So come and join Captain Jason and discover the thrill of offshore fishing in Destin, Florida! Read More

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Epic Summer Sportfishing

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53 ft 1 - 22 People From $3,600
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trip description for Destin Trolling & Bottom Fishing in Destin

Head further offshore to explore the Destin's prolific Gulf waters anywhere from 18-25 miles offshore! These 8 hour trips give Captain Kyle more time to implement a couple different techniques to catch different pools of species. Trolling these offshore waters can solicit a Mahi, Wahoo, Mackerel, or even a Tuna bite, while bottom fishing Captain Kyle's favorite reefs and offshore structure opens the door to a plethora of species like Grouper, Snapper, and Big Jacks. This trip is a great experience to catch some fish to bring home or to reel in just for a photo! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Destin

Destin Trolling & Bottom Fishing

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40 ft 1 - 6 People From $2,560
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trip description for Destin Deep Dive: 8-10 Hour in Destin

Climb aboard Captain Matthew's sportfisher for an action-packed close offshore adventure! After launching from the dock, you will ride out of Destin Pass and start our fishing trip. For these 8-10 hour trips you can travel up to 35 miles offshore. At these depths, there is no telling what you'll find on the end of your line when the reel starts screaming! Usually, you will troll on your ride out. While trolling with Captain Matthew, you may have a chance to catch many species, such as King Mackerel, Spanish Mackerel, and Bonitas. These are the more common fish. Other species you might encounter as well are Wahoos, Dolphins, Blackfin Tunas, Barracudas, and Sailfish. During your travel out to deeper water, the mates will be working to make sure you are ready to go when we get to our fishing spot. They will be cutting bait, getting rods ready, and teaching you the basics of fishing school. Whether you're a seasoned veteran or a complete novice, Captain Matthew and his crew are very patient and do the best job possible to make sure you are trained up and ready to go. Once you arrive at our fishing destination, Captain Matthew will have you fishing for different species in various ways, depending on what you're after! When we are finished fishing, we will head back home. During this travel time, we will also troll. When we get back to the dock, we will unload fish and your belongings. Your mates will hang up your fish and this is the time for you to take pictures of your catch! After pictures, the mates will clean and bag your fish for you to take home and enjoy. Beyond an outstanding Captain at its helm, this vessel also comes loaded with all the fishing gear you could possibly need for a successful day out on the water. So all you need to bring is your sun protection, snacks, drinks, and a tip for the mates, and Captain Matthew and his crew will take care of the rest to ensure you have the best experience out on the water. Read More

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Destin Deep Dive: 8-10 Hour

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48 ft 1 - 6 People From $2,800
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trip description for Half Day Adventure in Destin

This trip starts at the docks in the Harborwalk Village of Destin. Upon arrival you will meet with your captain or one of our associates. If your charter begins at 6am (7am off-season) that is when your charter boat will set off from the docks. Your charter service starts with a cruise through the Destin Harbor and out into the Destin Pass. After reaching the end of the Destin Pass we will set up to begin catching our Live Bait. This usually takes 30 mins (give or take) to catch enough Live Bait to fish with during your fishing trip. After we have enough Live Bait we head out into the Gulf of Mexico to begin catching reef or pelagic fish. It all depends on how the fish are biting that day but we will either stay in one area for the rest of your trip or we will move to another fishing spot. Good Bottom Fishing for, Red Snapper, Vermillion Snappers, Mangrove Snappers, Lane Snappers, White Snappers, Triggerfish, Groupers, and Amberjack to keep if in season. Tolling for Pelagic Species such, as King Mackerel, Spanish Mackerel, Mahi Mahi, Blackfin Tuna, Wahoo, and Bonito Tuna. Also, a great Shark Fishing 🦈 charter! After a few hours of fishing (depending on your hourly trip) we will then head back to the docks. This will usually be a 1 hour ride back (depending on your hourly trip) to the harbor. During this time you and your friends can crack open a cold one or relax on the quick trip back to the docks. Immediately after arriving at the docks your captain and crew will clean all your fish for you so you can take your catch with you. You have the option to give your fresh caught fish to most (if not all) restaurants on the Harbor. They will cook up your fish with one of their restaurant dishes for you. You can’t beat this! This is a perfect way to top off the evening from a great time on the water! This boat is Federally Permitted. *Please Note, 8 Hour and 10 Hour charters depart at 6:00am only. You can choose 6 hours at 6:00am or 1pm. Read More

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Destin

Half Day Adventure

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52 ft 1 - 6 People From $2,000
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trip description for Destin Red Snapper Adventure in Destin

Get out there and experience the fun of family fishing in The World's Luckiest Fishing Village with Captain Cliff! He's been fishing here for over 35 years, and is an expert when it comes to putting you on the fish. On this trip, we will head out into federal waters in search for some epic Red Snapper! You'll be enjoying the breeze aboard Captain Cliff's 48' Pacemaker sportfisher. She's a beautiful vessel, and features an air-conditioned cabin, microwave, bed, and restrooms, so your trip will be as comfy as it is exciting! She's also powered by two Cummins engines to get you out there in a hurry. Captain Cliff will supply everything you need for a great trip, including rods, reels, and tackle. Live bait is also available for a small additional cost. All you need to remember is proper clothing, sun protection, some drinks and snacks, and a cooler for your keepers! Read More

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Destin Red Snapper Adventure

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48 ft 1 - 6 People From $1,950
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trip description for Destin Deep Sea Adventure in Destin

Get out there and experience the fun of family fishing in The World's Luckiest Fishing Village with Captain Cliff! He's been fishing here for over 35 years, and is an expert when it comes to putting you on the fish. On this trip, you'll target a variety of classic Florida reef species, including White, Black, and Vermilion Snapper, Almaco Jack, Red Snapper and Triggerfish (in season), and more! We also troll for a variety of schooling fish such as Mackerel and Bonito. These species are a blast to catch, and great to eat as well. Whether you're looking to fill your cooler, catch a personal best, or both, this trip has something for everyone. Captain Cliff is also great at teaching novices how to get hooked up for the first time, so there's no experience required on this adventure. We can troll or bottom-fish depending on your preference, and length of the trip. Feel free to stay out on deck watching the rods, or relax in the comfortable cabin until a fish is on. You'll be enjoying the breeze aboard Captain Cliff's 48' Pacemaker sportfisher. She's a beautiful vessel, and features an air-conditioned cabin, microwave, bed, and restrooms, so your trip will be as comfy as it is exciting! She's also powered by two Cummins engines to get you out there in a hurry. Captain Cliff will supply everything you need for a great trip, including rods, reels, and tackle. Live bait is also available for a small additional cost. All you need to remember is proper clothing, sun protection, some drinks and snacks, and a cooler for your keepers! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Destin

Destin Deep Sea Adventure

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48 ft 1 - 6 People From $1,350
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trip description for Destin Deep Sea Beginner Special! in Destin

Set Sail for an Exciting Deep Sea Fishing Adventure in Destin with Captain Richie! Join Captain Richie for a thrilling deep sea fishing excursion in the picturesque waters of Destin, Florida. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced angler, this trip offers a special opportunity to experience the joys of fishing in the deep. Perfect for Beginners Designed with beginners in mind, Captain Richie's special trip welcomes newcomers to the world of deep sea fishing. With patient guidance and a friendly atmosphere, you'll quickly feel at ease and ready to embark on your fishing adventure. Abundant Fishing Opportunities Enjoy a variety of fishing techniques, including bottom fishing and trolling, as you target the prized Triggerfish and Vermillion Snapper. Captain Richie's expertise ensures you have the best chance of success while learning the ropes of deep sea fishing. The 48' Sportfisher Experience Step aboard a spacious 48' sportfisher, equipped with all the amenities needed for a comfortable and enjoyable day on the water. Captain Richie's top-of-the-line equipment and local knowledge guarantee a memorable and rewarding deep sea fishing experience. Book Your Deep Sea Fishing Trip Today! Whether you're looking to try your hand at deep sea fishing for the first time or simply seeking a relaxing day on the water, Captain Richie's special trip in Destin offers an opportunity for everyone to enjoy the thrill of angling. Reserve your spot now and prepare for an unforgettable day of deep sea fishing with Captain Richie! Read More

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Destin Deep Sea Beginner Special!

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48 ft 1 - 12 People From $1,375
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trip description for Half Day on the "Black Label" in Destin

Your trip starts at the docks in the Harborwalk Village of Destin. Upon arrival you will meet with your captain or one of our associates. Begins at 7am (In the spring months) that is when your charter boat will set off from the docks. Starting May 22nd, the charter leaves at 6am and the season price will be in affect until October 21st. About The "Black Label": 2019 Cape Horn 31T w/ Twin Suzuki 350HP This is an Near-shore Gulf or Offshore Deep Sea Fishing Private Trip with Destin Inshore Fishing Company. The "Black Label" 31T (Tournament) truly has the professional in mind. This newest design delivers a ride quality and a new standard in dryness that can only be achieved when 30 years of boat building experience meets modern technology. The 31T has more standard fishing features than any other in this professional class. Dual live wells 30/60 gal., 26 rod holders, Hard Top, Electronics box, 85 quart built-in drink cooler, Fresh water/Raw water washdowns, a marine head (restroom) and a (7') 740 qt. Insulated fish box. Great time to bottom fish for Red Snapper, Gag Groupers (seasonal season), Scamp Groupers, Red Groupers, Amberine, Almaco Jacks, Vermillion Snappers, White Snappers, Amberjacks (Seasonal season), & Triggerfish (seasonal). Also, you can Troll offshore for King Mackerel, BlackFin Tuna, Wahoo, Mahi Mahi, Barracuda, Sailfish and Bonito Tuna. Off-season pricing from October 22 - May 21 Season pricing from May 22 - October 21 May 22nd we departure at 6am Read More

Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Destin

Half Day On The "Black Label"

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31 ft 1 - 6 People From $1,350
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trip description for Destin Trolling & Bottom Fishing in Destin

Head further offshore to explore the Destin's prolific Gulf waters anywhere from 18-20 miles offshore! These 6 hour trips give Captain Kyle more time to implement a couple different techniques to catch different pools of species. Trolling these offshore waters can solicit a Mahi, Wahoo, Mackerel, or even a Tuna bite, while bottom fishing Captain Kyle's favorite reefs and offshore structure opens the door to a plethora of species like Grouper, Snapper, and Big Jacks. This trip is a great experience to catch some fish to bring home or to reel in just for a photo! You'll be fishing aboard captain Kyle's 40-foot Bertram Widebody Classic Sportfish that's powered by twin Cummins turbo desels! She has been customized with underwater fins to improve on an already superior stable ride. For your comfort during your trip, the boat is furnished inside the fully Air-Conditioned salon which includes a bathroom, microwave, DirecTV on the flatscreen television inside and Sirius Satellite Radio which can be enjoyed inside and out. She is also customized with a tower, downrigger, outriggers, and a large live well. For the nighttime hours, she has above water illumination as well as powerful underwater lights. No expense has been spared with a full array of state-of-the-art electronics, and top-notch fishing tackle. Captain Kyle and his crew will provide all the rods, reels, and tackle. All you need to bring is any food or drinks you might want. Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Destin

Destin Trolling & Bottom Fishing

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40 ft 1 - 6 People From $1,920

Everything to Know About Booking a Destin largemouth bass fishing charter

What are the best largemouth bass fishing charters in Destin?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 1 largemouth bass trip in Destin: Destin fly fishing and light tackle guided by Scott.

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What types of largemouth bass fishing charters are common in Destin?

Inshore fishing is the most popular for largemouth bass in Destin as well as flats fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in Destin are artificial lure fishing, fly fishing, and light tackle fishing but live bait fishing and sight casting are popular as well.

How much do Destin largemouth bass fishing charters cost?

for largemouth bass in Destin prices can range anywhere from about $900 to $900, but the average price for a full day trip for largemouth bass in Destin is $900.

What month is best for largemouth bass fishing in Destin?

The most popular season for largemouth bass fishing in Destin is summer, and most anglers book their trips 0 days in advance.

Do I need a Destin fishing license for largemouth bass and what are the bag limits for largemouth bass in Destin?

You’re in luck! Our fishing tours in Destin don’t require you to purchase a fishing license – your group is covered by your boat’s captain. See here for more information on bag limits and fishing season regulations in Destin.

What is largemouth bass fishing in Destin all about?

While Destin, Florida, is renowned for its saltwater fishing opportunities, it also offers anglers the chance to target freshwater species such as largemouth bass. Largemouth bass are a prized catch among freshwater anglers, known for their aggressive strikes and impressive fighting ability. In Destin, anglers can find largemouth bass in various freshwater bodies, including lakes, ponds, rivers, and streams, providing diverse opportunities for anglers of all skill levels.

Fishing for largemouth bass in Destin often involves a variety of techniques, including casting artificial lures such as spinnerbaits, crankbaits, and soft plastic baits, as well as using live bait such as shiners or worms. Anglers may target areas with submerged vegetation, fallen trees, or underwater structure, where largemouth bass are known to hide and ambush their prey. Whether fishing from the shore or a boat, anglers can enjoy the thrill of hooking into these powerful freshwater predators in Destin's scenic freshwater fishing spots.

While largemouth bass fishing in Destin may not be as prominent as saltwater fishing, it offers anglers a unique and rewarding angling experience. Whether casting a line in a tranquil freshwater lake or exploring the winding rivers and streams, anglers can immerse themselves in the natural beauty of Destin while pursuing largemouth bass. With its diverse fishing opportunities and picturesque landscapes, Destin remains a destination of choice for anglers seeking adventure and excitement on the water, whether in freshwater or saltwater environments.

What are the most popular months to fish for largemouth bass in Destin?

In Destin, Florida, the largemouth bass fishing season is generally year-round due to the area's mild climate. However, there are certain times of the year when largemouth bass fishing is particularly productive. Spring and fall are considered prime seasons for largemouth bass fishing in Destin, as water temperatures are comfortable, and bass are more active in search of food and suitable spawning grounds. During these seasons, anglers can expect to find largemouth bass in shallow waters, particularly near vegetation, where they congregate to feed and spawn.

During the summer months in Destin, largemouth bass fishing can still be productive, although anglers may need to adjust their techniques to account for warmer water temperatures. In the heat of summer, largemouth bass may seek cooler, deeper waters during the day and become more active during the early morning or evening hours. Anglers may find success fishing near submerged structures or drop-offs where bass may gather to escape the heat and ambush passing prey.

In winter, largemouth bass fishing in Destin may slow down somewhat as water temperatures drop, causing bass to become less active. However, dedicated anglers can still find success by targeting deeper waters where bass may gather in search of warmer temperatures and more stable conditions. By adjusting their techniques and fishing in areas with suitable habitat, anglers can continue to enjoy largemouth bass fishing in Destin year-round, making it a versatile and rewarding angling destination regardless of the season.

What techniques are popular for catching largemouth bass in Destin?

Fishing for largemouth bass in Destin, Florida, requires anglers to employ a variety of techniques tailored to the behavior and habitat of these freshwater predators. One effective technique is casting artificial lures such as spinnerbaits, crankbaits, or soft plastic baits. Anglers often target areas with submerged vegetation, fallen trees, or underwater structure where largemouth bass are known to hide and ambush their prey. By casting these lures near cover and retrieving them with a twitching or jerking motion, anglers can entice strikes from hungry bass.

Another successful method for targeting largemouth bass in Destin is using live bait such as shiners, worms, or crayfish. Anglers may fish these baits either under a bobber or rigged on a hook with a weight to keep them near the bottom. Live bait fishing allows anglers to present a natural and enticing meal to largemouth bass, increasing the chances of getting a bite. Anglers may target areas with submerged vegetation, drop-offs, or points where bass are likely to congregate.

Additionally, topwater fishing can be an exciting and effective technique for targeting largemouth bass in Destin. Anglers use surface lures such as poppers, frogs, or buzzbaits to mimic the movement of prey on the water's surface. By casting these lures near cover or along the edges of weed beds and retrieving them with a steady or erratic motion, anglers can trigger aggressive strikes from largemouth bass. Topwater fishing often produces explosive strikes and adrenaline-pumping action, making it a favorite technique among bass anglers in Destin.

What other species are popular in Destin?

While largemouth bass offer anglers thrilling freshwater fishing opportunities in Destin, Florida, the area boasts a diverse array of other species to target for an exciting angling experience. One popular species is the spotted seatrout, also known as speckled trout, prized for its delicate flavor and challenging fight. Found in estuaries, bays, and shallow coastal waters, spotted seatrout provide anglers with thrilling battles and the chance to reel in impressive catches. With their beautiful speckled markings and voracious feeding behavior, speckled trout are a sought-after species among anglers in Destin.

Another prized catch in Destin is the redfish, known for its bronze-colored scales and powerful fights. Redfish can be found in a variety of habitats, including shallow flats, marshes, and mangrove shorelines, offering anglers diverse opportunities for targeting these hard-fighting fish. Anglers may use a variety of techniques to catch redfish, including casting artificial lures or live bait and sight-fishing in clear, shallow waters. With their aggressive strikes and impressive stamina, redfish provide anglers with an exhilarating angling experience in the waters off Destin.

Additionally, Destin offers excellent opportunities to target a variety of offshore species, including grouper, snapper, mahi-mahi, and more. Whether fishing in freshwater, inshore, or offshore waters, anglers can expect to encounter a diverse array of fish species in Destin's productive fishing grounds. With its warm waters, abundant marine life, and scenic coastline, Destin remains a premier destination for anglers seeking adventure and excitement on the water, offering a wealth of opportunities to reel in big catches and create lasting memories.

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