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Fishing in Panama City

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Panama City

Deep Sea Fishing - 52' Guthrie Sportfisher

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52 ft 1 - 16 People $$$

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Other Trips in Florida

Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
trip description for Key Largo Offshore Mixed Bag in Key Largo

Climb aboard with Captain Eric and hit the water for an action-packed day of fishing! The offshore waters of Key Largo are perfect to chase after some of the prized big game fish that Florida is known for. No matter your fishing experience, Captain Eric will lead you to some impressive catches! On these 6-hour (3/4-day) adventures you will fish the deep waters off of Key Largo where you’ll target a variety of serious fish such as Sailfish, Mahi Mahi, Kingfish, Wahoo, and more. You might even see some Snapper and Blue Marlin! You'll be targeting these fish using a variety of methods including light tackle, heavy tackle, trolling, kite fishing and jigging. Make sure you stretch a little before the trip - many of these fish put up a big fight! You’ll be fishing aboard Captain Eric’s 35-foot center console with a capacity for 6 anglers. Powered by twin Yamaha 425 HP engines, this vessel will get you to the deep waters with time to spare! She comes equipped with a GPS, fishfinder, live bait well, outriggers, and an ice box. Captain Eric will provide all rods, reels, tackle, live bait, and licenses. All you need to bring is some food, drinks of your choice, sunscreen, a hat, and a cooler to take home your day’s catch. Captain Eric is excited to give you a spectacular fishing trip. Test your skills and strength on what promises to be an exhilarating day! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Key Largo

Key Largo Offshore Mixed Bag

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35 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Miami Beach
Fishing in Miami Beach
Fishing in Miami Beach
trip description for Biscayne Bay Flats Frenzy in Miami Beach

Hop on board with Captain Ryan and prepare for an action packed South Florida fishing adventure! Providing conditions similar to the Florida Keys, Miami is a perfect spot to find the elusive Bonefish and other picture-worthy species not too far from a big city. On this 4 to 8-hour trip, Captain Ryan will take you into the Biscayne Bay inshores to go after Bonefish, Mangrove Snapper, Permit, and Redfish. You'll be using light tackle to attract these sought after fish. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced fisher, Captain Ryan will take you to the prime spots and give you some helpful pointers. Captain Robert will provide all rods, reels, and tackle. All you need is a valid Florida fishing license as well as some food and drinks. Come visit Miami and have a super fun time on the water with Captain Ryan! Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in Miami Beach

Biscayne Bay Flats Frenzy

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22 ft 1 - 2 People $$
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
trip description for Islamorada Fly Fishing the Flats in Key Largo

Head out with Captain Josh for an action-packed day of fly fishing in the Islamorada flats! The inshore flats in this world-famous fishing hotspot provide excellent year round fishing for a host of sought-after species. Let Captain Josh show you why fly fishers from all over flock to this fishing paradise! On this 4 to 8-hour trip, Captain Josh will take you into the beautiful Islamorada backcountry flats where you'll be fly fishing for sought-after fish including Barracuda, Black Drum, Bonefish, Jack Crevalle, Permit, Redfish, Snook, and Tarpon. Although many of these elusive fish require some pretty accurate casting, Captain Josh is happy to help anglers of any skill level and will provide expert-level instruction to accommodate you and guests! You'll be aboard a 17' Maverick HPX-V skiff boat with capacity for 2 anglers. Powered by a 90 HP Mercury engine, this boat was designed with shallow waters in mind and she'll have no problem letting you creep up on even the most skittish fish. It comes equipped with GPS, Fishfinder, a Live Bait Well, a Wireless Trolling Motor, and an Ice Box to store your catches. Captain Josh will provide all rods, reels, tackle and fishing licenses. All you need to bring is sunglasses, sunscreen, and any food or drinks you might need. Come aboard with Captain Josh and see what all the Islamorada buzz is about! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Key Largo

Islamorada Fly Fishing The Flats

100% (1)
17 ft 1 - 2 People $$
Fishing in Jupiter
Fishing in Jupiter
Fishing in Jupiter
trip description for Jupiter Fly Fishing with Dingo in Jupiter

Jupiter, Florida is a paradise for fly-fishing enthusiasts, with crystal-clear waters and abundant game fish. If you're looking for an exciting fly-fishing adventure, a charter trip with Captain Dingo is the perfect choice! Captain Dingo is a local fly-fishing expert, with years of experience on the waters right off of Jupiter. He offers full and half-day fly-fishing trips, where he will take you to the best fishing spots on the flats and around the inshore areas. You'll have the opportunity to catch a variety of exciting game fish, including Barracuda, Snook, Tarpon, Bonefish, and Permit. Captain Dingo will provide you with top-quality fly-fishing gear for the day, including a fly rod, reel, and line. He will also provide expert instruction on fly-fishing techniques, and help you land your catch. In addition to the fishing, Captain Dingo will also provide a comfortable and spacious boat for your trip. His 18' Chittum skiff is ideal for shallow-water fishing, and is equipped with all the necessary safety gear and electronics, so you can focus on reeling in your catch! Book a fly-fishing charter trip with Captain Dingo and experience the thrill of stalking and catching Barracuda, Snook, Tarpon, Bonefish, and Permit in the beautiful waters of Jupiter, Florida. It's a fishing adventure you won't soon forget. Read More

Flats, Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Jupiter

Jupiter Fly Fishing With Dingo

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18 ft 1 - 2 People $$
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Fishing in Riviera Beach
Fishing in Riviera Beach
Fishing in Riviera Beach
trip description for 28’ Contender center console in Riviera Beach

Hop on board with Captain Rick and prepare for an action-packed day of offshore fishing in the Atlantic! Riviera Beach provides easy access to the productive inshore and offshore waters that Florida is known for. On this half, 3/4 or full-day trip, Captain Rick will take you a few miles off the West coast of Florida where you'll be going after some exciting Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, and Wahoo. You'll be targeting these fish using methods such as light tackle, heavy tackle, bottom fishing, trolling and jigging. Whether you want to fish with a rod in your hand, sit back and wait for a reel to start screaming, or do whatever your favorite species has been biting recently, Captain Rick will have you covered! Captain Rick fishes aboard a 28' Contender center console with a guest capacity of five. The boat can make 50 knots, which means no time is wasted traveling from the dock to areas you want to fish! She comes with all the necessary safety features and up-to-date electronics, including navigational aids and fish finders. There’s a restroom on board, a well for live bait, and a cooler for drinks. There will be a first mate on board in addition to Captain Rick to help you fish and show you how to use equipment that may be new to you. At the end of the cruise, the mate will clean and filet your tasty catches for you to take home! Captain Rick will provide all fishing rods, reels, tackle, lures, live bait, and other necessities. He'll even get you the required fishing licenses. All you need to bring is any food or drinks you might want. Captain Rick encourages family charters and his trips are child friendly. These trips fit up to 5 guests, so bring along some good company and get ready to catch some fish! Livebait is not included in charter price and can be purchased for additional fee. Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Riviera Beach

28’ Contender Center Console

100% (1)
28 ft 1 - 5 People $$
Fishing in Riviera Beach
Fishing in Riviera Beach
Fishing in Riviera Beach
trip description for Riviera Beach Fishing in Riviera Beach

Hop on board with Captain Rudy and prepare for an action-packed day of offshore fishing in Riviera Beach! Productive nearshore and offshore Atlantic waters that Florida is known for are just a quick trip away from Riviera Beach. On this half, 3/4 or full-day trip, Captain Rudy will take you a few miles off the West coast of Florida where you'll be going after some exciting Barracuda, Black Grouper, King Mackerel, Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, Wahoo and various Snappers and Sharks. You'll be targeting these fish using light tackle, artificial lures, trolling or jigging depending on what you want to do or what you want to catch. If you have a method or fish in mind, just let Captain Rudy know and he'll get you set up! Captain Rudy fishes aboard a 28' Grady White sportfisher that can hold up to 4 guests. Powered by twin Evinrude 225 HP engines, this vessel will have no problem navigating the nearshore waters and getting you far offshore! She comes complete with GPS, Fishfinder, a Live Bait Well, Outriggers and a Fighting Chair to make sure you get a fish on board! Also on board is a Restroom, Bed, Kitchen and Refrigerator. Captain Rudy will provide all fishing rods, reels, tackle, lures, bait, and fishing licenses. All you need to bring is sunglasses, sunscreen, a hat and any food or drinks you might want. Captain Rudy will even make a life-sized mount or a small replica of your catch for no extra cost! Captain Rudy loves leaving anglers with memorabilia so they can remember their exciting day out on the water. Feel free to buy a T-shirt from him! Note: 6 and 8 hour trips start at 8:00 am, and 4 hour trips can start at either 8am or 1pm. Read More

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Riviera Beach

Riviera Beach Fishing

100% (3)
28 ft 1 - 4 People $$
Fishing in Kissimmee
Fishing in Kissimmee
Fishing in Kissimmee
trip description for Sunset Bass & Night Gator Eco-Tour in Kissimmee

Hop on board with Captain Randy for an exciting sunset cruise on the Kissimmee Chain of Lakes, headwaters to the Florida Everglades! On this trip, Captain Randy will help you catch a plethora of Florida Largemouth Bass and take you to some incredible wildlife views along the way. No matter if you're a beginner trying to land your first bass or an expert angler looking to set a new personal record, this trip is for you. The Kissimmee Chain of Lakes is one of the top lakes in the country for trophy bass fishing. Captain Randy also loves teaching beginners the tips and tricks of bass fishing. On the night tours, you will see a variety of reptiles, insects, fish and amphibians. Alligators are very active at night. Captain Randy is a highly seasoned gator hunter and is very skilled at finding alligators in the darkness of night. Using lights to see the eyes of the alligator glowing at night, Captain Randy will get you up close to some of these prehistoric monsters. It’s not uncommon to see one to 100 gators on a tour! The temperatures are much cooler at night, a good way to beat the summer heat, and not bake in the sun. On this trip, Captain Randy will take you out on his 18' airboat equipped with a 500 HP engine and an array of generator-powered lights to show where the fish are swimming. Captain Randy can accommodate up to 3 people on this 2-hour adventure. You’ll want to bring food and drinks of your choice (no glass), an ice chest for your day’s catch, and, of course, some great company! Enjoy your day on the water with Captain Randy! Read More

Lake Fishing Trip in Kissimmee

Sunset Bass & Night Gator Eco-Tour

100% (1)
18 ft 1 - 2 People $
Fishing in Kissimmee
Fishing in Kissimmee
Fishing in Kissimmee
trip description for Night Bowfishing (4 Hours) in Kissimmee

Get ready for four hours of action-packed nighttime bowfishing with Randy! Randy will take you to some of his favorite fishing spots on the Kissimmee Chain of Lakes, where you’ll be targeting Alligator Gar, Blue Catfish, Channel Catfish, and Tilapia. Bowfishing provides an exhilarating approach to fishing that is unlike any other. On this trip, Randy will take you out on his 18' airboat equipped with a 500 HP engine and an array of generator-powered lights to show where the fish are swimming. Glide through the water with your compound bow and spear some fish from a distance! No need to worry if you're new to bowfishing; you will head out an hour before dark so that Randy can explain the basics and walk you through how to use the equipment. Randy can accommodate 2 people on this 4-hour adventure. Randy will provide all the equipment you need and some drinks to keep you hydrated. You’ll want to bring a Florida fishing license and any snacks you might need! Enjoy your unique experience on the water with Randy! Read More

Lake Fishing Trip in Kissimmee

Night Bowfishing (4 Hours)

100% (1)
18 ft 1 - 2 People $
Fishing in Kissimmee
Fishing in Kissimmee
Fishing in Kissimmee
trip description for Bass Fishing the Kissimmee in Kissimmee

Hop on board with Captain Randy for an exciting day on the Kissimmee Chain of Lakes, headwaters to the Florida Everglades! On this trip, Captain Randy will help you catch a plethora of Florida Largemouth Bass that call this lake home. No matter if you're a beginner trying to land your first bass or an expert angler looking to set a new personal record, this trip is for you. The Kissimmee Chain of Lakes is one of the top lakes in the country for trophy bass fishing. Captain Randy also loves teaching beginners the tips and tricks of bass fishing. On this trip, Captain Randy will take you out on his 18' airboat equipped with a 500 HP engine and an array of generator-powered lights to show where the fish are swimming. Captain Randy can accommodate up to 3 people on this 2-hour adventure. You’ll want to bring food and drinks of your choice (no glass), an ice chest for your day’s catch, and, of course, some great company! Enjoy your day on the water with Captain Randy! Read More

Lake Fishing Trip in Kissimmee

Bass Fishing The Kissimmee

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18 ft 1 - 3 People $
Fishing in Lantana
Fishing in Lantana
Fishing in Lantana
trip description for Big Boat Mixed Bag in Lantana

All breeds of anglers have the opportunity to fish Florida’s Atlantic coast like never before with the team out of Hypoluxo, Florida. You can fully enjoy their hospitality and professionalism and who knows, you might even come back for more! Troll the offshore grounds or drift fish the wrecks and reefs. The best thing about this part of Florida is that you don’t even have to travel too far out to get to deep waters – it’s almost in your backyard. Black and Red Grouper, Mahi Mahi, Cobia, Sailfish, Wahoo, Kingfish, Yellowtail and Mutton Snapper, Skipjack and Albacore Tuna – all these and more await offshore. All you have to do is pack your lunch and hop on board! Your boat for the day will be the ‘Southern Comfort IV’, a massive 52’ custom-built fishing vessel with plenty of space for up to 10 anglers. Fresh on the water in 2009, she can cruise at a top speed of 30 knots thanks to her twin Cummins engines. Read More

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Lantana

Big Boat Mixed Bag

75% (4)
52 ft 1 - 10 People $$$
Fishing in Destin
Fishing in Destin
Fishing in Destin
trip description for Getting the Most out of State Water in Destin

If you have never been to Destin, Florida before then you’re missing out! Read below to get the picture on what the 4 and 5 hour trips are like aboard Captain Tyler's awseome Sportfish! **4 Hour Trips:** are great for families, and beginners looking for rod-bending action! These trips are mostly catch and release shark trips where you'll be doing battle with big ole ferocious brutes. You can expect to do some light bottom fishing as well and its no problem if you'd like to take acouple fish home for dinner, but generally if your looking for fish for the freezer you'll want to book a 5 hour. **5 Hour Trips:** Are a great way to get a small taste of everything! You'll spend some time Trolling, switch over to Bottom Fishing, stack up some fish for dinner and the freezer, then move on to do battle with something bigger. Whether thats a big shark, and amberjack, or trying to stalk down a cobia, you and your crew are sure to feel the power of a big fish ripping the drag off your reel. Regardless of whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned professional, Captain Tyler will lead the way! These trips are great for families, especially because Captain Tyler enjoys teaching the little ones the ropes. You’ll be fishing aboard Captain Tyler’s 40' Infinity sportfisher, a purpose-built vessel that's awesome for a luxury trip! She's powered by twin Caterpillar diesel engines, so you'll be off the dock and on the fish in no time. Captain Tyler will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and lures. Live bait is included in the price. The fishing license for the whole group is also included. Plus, the deck hand on board will fillet and package your fish, bait all your hooks, and overall make you feel comfortable on board the adventure! He works strictly of tips and the tip you give for the trip will go straight to him! Feel free to bring food and drinks of your choice as well as a cooler to bring home your day’s catch. Come on down to Destin, Florida and make some memories with Captain Tyler and his crew! Read More

Nearshore Fishing Charter in Destin

Getting The Most Out Of State Water

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40 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Destin
Fishing in Destin
Fishing in Destin
trip description for Bad to the Bone Destin Trip in Destin

If you have never been to Destin, Florida before then you’re missing out! And if you’re looking for a knowledgeable charter captain to take you out, Captain Tyler is a great choice. Captain Tyler will help you target a variety of species including Dorado (Mahi Mahi), Jack Crevalle, Kingfish, and Sailfish. Regardless of if you’re a beginner or a seasoned professional, Captain Tyler will lead the way! These trips are great for families, especially because Captain Tyler enjoys teaching the little ones the ropes. You’ll be fishing aboard Captain Tyler’s 40' Infinity sportfisher, a purpose-built vessel that's awesome for a luxury trip! She's powered by twin Caterpillar diesel engines, so you'll be off the dock and on the fish in no time. Captain Tyler will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and lures. Live bait is included in the price. The fishing license for the whole group is also included. Plus, the deck hand on board will fillet and package your fish, bait all your hooks, and overall make you feel comfortable on board the adventure! He works strictly of tips and the tip you give for the trip will go straight to him! Feel free to bring food and drinks of your choice as well as a cooler to bring home your day’s catch. Come on down to Destin, Florida and make some memories with Captain Tyler and his crew! Read More

Nearshore Fishing Charter in Destin

Bad To The Bone Destin Trip

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40 ft 1 - 6 People $$$

Everything to Know About Booking a Florida perch fishing charter

What are the best perch fishing charters in Florida?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 1 perch trip in Florida: Deep Sea Fishing - 52' Guthrie Sportfisher guided by Brandon.

All guides on Captain Experiences are licensed, insured, and vetted by our team. You can access their reviews, click through trip photos, read bios to get to know them, and preview trip details like species, techniques, group sizes, boat specs and more.

The most popular city to book a Perch charter in Florida is Panama City.

Looking for kid friendly perch guides / fishing lessons in Florida? Check out our beginner and family friendly perch guides in Florida.

What types of perch fishing charters are common in Florida?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for perch in Florida as well as nearshore fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in Florida are trolling, live bait fishing, and heavy tackle fishing but drift fishing and cut bait fishing are popular as well.

How much do Florida perch fishing charters cost?

for perch in Florida prices can range anywhere from an affordable $1,800 to $3,000 and up, but the average price for a full day trip for perch in Florida is $3,150.

What month is best for perch fishing in Florida?

The most popular season for perch fishing in Florida is summer, and most anglers book their trips 76 days in advance.

Do I need a Florida fishing license for perch and what are the bag limits for perch in Florida?

You’re in luck! Our fishing tours in Florida 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 Florida.

Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences

  • ★★★★★
    We were able to schedule a bow fishing trip with captain Bobby. We had an absolutely amazing experience with him. Ended up shooting a ton of fish and saw them constantly. Bobby was knowledgeable and very personable. I would recommend booking with Bobby, we will next time we’re in the area.

    Taylor A. with Randy D. of Kissimmee, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Fishing with Captain Greg was great fun. Who knew redfish got that big! Thanks for the memories!

    Kay T. with Greg G. of Panama City, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Had a great day fishing with Mike and Marcus. They were very friendly and worked hard to make sure we had a great time! Highly recommend.

    Sarah S. with Mike M. of Fort Lauderdale, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Fishing with Captain Randy was a blast caught plenty of bonefish and some sharks Randy is a cool dude really enjoyed my trip

    Rick B. with Randy S. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    We had a terrific day with Pete!

    Kipp H. with Pete R. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Great Captain, great First Mate, caught a sailfish, multiple mahi mahi, Bonita, kingfish, and a giant Jack Cravel. Couldn’t have been better

    Christopher M. with Mike M. of Fort Lauderdale, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    I could not have asked for a better outfit to take our family fishing. Captain Keith took us to the best spots and we caught something each time. Pat and Captain Keith were amazing with our diversity of age and skill level. Thank you again.

    Terry H. with Keith N. of Madeira Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Excellent day, excellent fishing and Brandon couldn’t have been a better guide!

    Vic T. with Brandon S. of Ramrod Key, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Experience of a Lifetime! You know when you book an Air&BnB or an excursion and you have a slight apprehension due to the uncertainty of what the host guarantees? I will tell you this upfront, book with confidence. Let me explain… I’m going to do my best, but to capture the essence of what we experienced, in simple written word, is nearly an impossible task. Our guided fishing trip really started out like any other excursion. We met early morning, dockside at the “Bait House”. The host gave very clear and concise directions to our link up, what to expect and recommendations on what to bring along. The day before our trip, the staff reached out directly to ensure everyone was on the same page. We had (6) in our party. (3) adults and (3) kids. We packed our own lunches, drinks, adult beverages and snacks. This kept the guides fully engaged on fishing and not preoccupied preparing some spoiled kids’ lunch on the water. We also packed along warming layers and rain/wind gear. Our cadre of guides consisted of a captain/primary guide (Luke) and deckhand/assistant guide (Ben). Both were very cordial, professional and entertaining with their banter and dialogue. The boat was a 33’, fiberglass, Suzuki twin-engine, center console workhorse that appeared to be specifically designed for guided fishing. The live-well was fully packed with ice to preserve our harvested fish. (3) large bean bags were provided to lounge on while underway. The boat had been fitted with modern electronics for navigation, communication and fishing. Very nice, reliable, comfortable and safe vessel. Upon boarding we got a quick brief and were given ample storage space for all the gear we brought. This was key as everything must be stowed while underway. Our initial boat ride was 24 miles off the shore of Clearwater, FL. The ride was teeming with wildlife. As the sun came up, the city skyline disappeared into the horizon until you couldn’t see anything but ocean in every direction. It was magnificent. From start to finish, our guides were very organized on the boat. Gear, tackle, cabin, live bait, ect. all well organized and serviceable. As situations changed, they communicated clearly what they needed from us. Personnel management to balance the vessel and alleviate excessive listing, along with keeping the deck open to allow freedom of movement was well executed. The equipment provided was better than adequate. All of the gear was well maintained and prepped for use. From rigging and baiting to removing the fish and cleaning/prep, the guides handled every aspect of the equipment very well. My wife wanted to accomplish (2) things. She wanted to harvest fish for our family dinner that night, and catch the biggest fish. Both were achieved. We caught A LOT of fish. We began fishing for large Amber Jack, however the guide identified that the bite was slow so we shifted gears to catch our daily harvest. We slammed a bunch of amazing fish. Porgy, Hogfish, Red Snapper, Grunt and others. We also caught some fun interesting fish like: Lizard fish, Remora (suction cup fish) and blow fish. Some were even reused as bait for the huge Amber Jack we caught later in the day. After catching plenty of fish for dinner, we moved back to our original location for another run at the large Amber Jack (AJ); an artificial reef of an intentionally sunken ship. Fishing in about 80’ of water, we quickly hooked into our first AJ. After locating the targeted species, the guides quickly switched gears in an epic display of professionalism and mastery of their craft in order to draw out the largest AJs. The communication between the guides and their actions was impeccable. One man on the rod, the other in full support. As the guide asked for a certain type/color of bait fish, the other pulled it from the livewell and began to toss the same baitfish overboard. When that particular bait was unsuccessful, they moved onto another type. This was system repeated several times until they found the right bait. It was really cool to see. Very fast, deliberate and accurate fishing. Once we had the right bait, it was like the AJs were “switched on”. Shortly we were pulling monster AJs in the boat. Huge fish the size of both of a grown man’s legs. After an exciting run of pulling in several huge AJs, we were down to our last baitfish. What I’m about to tell you just can’t really capture how awesome this last cast truly was. Now, earlier in the day we had an AJ get bit by a shark. We got it in the boat and it had some teeth marks and a gushing blood. It was crazy cool. However, this last cast set into motion a series of events that we’ll certainly remember for the rest of our lives. The line was cast and immediately hooked up. My wife was fighting this monster AJ (Yes, the biggest fish of the day) for several minutes. As the AJ was retrieved and became closer to the boat (so close we could see it) two HUGE sharks swam right to it taking a gigantic bite out of the AJ. When I say “bite” I mean a literal shark-head-shaped-bite. A cartoonish bite. Like, imagine what you would see on a Saturday morning cartoon. The bite was so clean and the exact round shape of the jaws of a shark. It was remarkable. As it got up to the boat, guide Ben (in an epic display of reluctant courage mind you) reached down and pulled up this AJ. Even the pictures just don’t do this experience justice. My wife, grabbed this fish holding it right in the bitten area like a savage. She was so excited! We were all excited. As we unhooked the AJ, the guides tossed it back out and a full-on shark feeding frenzy erupted. Multiple sharks attacking this AJ in just the most amazingly violent display. This was straight up, no BS, some National Geographic sh!t. When the AJ was pulled in, nothing remained but a huge sardine head. The Gulf gave us a show we’ll never forget and it was all due to the expertise, fast thinking and relentless efforts of our guides. As if our experience wasn’t enough, our ride back was filled with dolphins, sea turtles and a host of other incredible wildlife. The guides cleaned and prepared all of our harvested fish. They even labeled them by name so we knew what types they were. Our family loves the outdoors, and we have a saying when we venture out, “Don’t expect anything”. The fishing trip that day took everyone by surprise as to how incredible it unfolded. If you are looking for an amazing experience on the water, book with confidence because we had the experience of a lifetime.

    Yuliya H. with Brad D. of Clearwater, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Nick tried his best but the fish just weren't biting. Nick was very nice and knowledgeable we just wish we caught more fish.

    Andy G. with Nick H. of Clearwater, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Had a most excellent time. We were scheduled for an offshore trip but wind and waves caused us to cancel this trip. However, we rescheduled for later in the day for a tarpon fishing excursion. This was a blast ! We saw sharks up close and landed several yellow jacks which gave us a good fight before being returned to the water. After trying and trying (never give up) we snagged a good sized tarpon. After a good fight which included multiple boat maneuvers it was brought to the side of the boat before being cut loose to fight another day. We thoroughly enjoyed the time spent with the captain and first mate. Both were very attentive to us, making sure that our hooks were still baited and that we had all the help required for landing and documenting our catches before returning them to the water. A great time was had by all! The boat was immaculate and we had no issues if any sort.

    Lynn E. with Steve S. of Marathon, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Fun trip I hope to book with Brice again

    Glen K. with Chris W. of Eastpoint, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    We had an outstanding fishing trip with Captain Jack, and caught our target species at the first location of the day. In my experience this is rare. The snook were big, hungry, and plentiful. My son and his friend were astounded by the 30 inch snook's ability to fight. We had a great time, and I highly recommend Jack.

    Paul T. with Jack S. of Fort Myers, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    We had a great full day trip with Captain Chris. Chris really helped my wife with his patience and encouragement fight big fish in deep water and use lighter tackle at the shallower wreck. She landed nice yellowtail, yellow jack, mackerel and amberjack. Chris worked hard all day keeping us in fish and rigged as the shark tax was high though the morning. At the end of the day we got great local restaurant recommendations and tips on cooking our catch. Loved the boat playlist! Highly recommend and hope to come back to fish with Chris again.

    John K. with Chris P. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Great trip. Would recommend to anyone.

    Ryan P. with Srbo T. of Daytona Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Scott was absolutely a pleasure to go off shore with. Very nice boat, very good with the kids, and very understanding when we had to cut the trip short. I will definitely look forward to going out again.

    Brian S. with Scott H. of Daytona Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Russel was a great Captain and our whole family had a fantastic time.

    James R. with Russell F. of Panama City, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    I had a great experience with Andre. He is very attentive and helpful. He put me on some great fish. Thanks again Andre

    Glenn S. with Andre L. of Sanibel, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Great day on the water with an awesome captain. Immaculate boat and equipment. We didn’t land any tarpan but we hooked a few and saw many. Would highly recommend this charter!

    Greg D. with Lou S. of Bokeelia, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Went out full day hunting iguana and fishing for peacock bass with 3 buddies and captain Mike was awesome he got us onto the fish on the fist cast caught a bunch of different species as well as the targeted fish. We also got a ton of iguanas and my wall hanger Muscovy duck ….would highly recommend captain Mike! Thanks again buddy!!

    Tyler W. with Michael O. of Plantation, Florida

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