Pricing & Availability

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Species

Blackfin Tuna, Mahi Mahi / Dorado, Red Snapper, Swordfish, Wahoo, Yellowfin Tuna

Techniques

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

About Your Boat

Boat Type: Center Console
Boat Manufacturer: Contender
Boat Length: 35 ft
Engine Manufacturer: Yamaha
Number of Engines: 3
Total Horsepower: 900 hp
Additional Amenities: GPS, Fishfinder, Live Bait Well, Outriggers, Tuna Tubes, Ice Box

About Your Guide  Certified Damn Good Guide

Captain Donnie Jackson of Tails Up Offshore Fishing Charters offers action-packed Venice fishing charters for Yellowfin Tuna and more. Captain Donnie's spent his entire life fishing the Gulf of Mexico waters of Venice, Louisiana, ever since his father, Captain Donnie Sr.

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Reviews

Larry D.
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July 28, 2019


We were catching doubles on the first cast!! ! Capt. Donnie and his first mate Jay are class dudes!!! They worked extremely hard to get us on some major tuna!!! We all had a blast and were exhausted at the end of the day reeling from reeling in tuna!!! Will ...Read More

Clinton L.
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July 5, 2019


Capt. Donnie and his deckhand Jay picked us up from the boathouse Nice, clean boat fully geared. They worked hard for us all day and put fish on the deck. Watched the weather and kept us clear of the storms. Great trip and will definitely book again. Thanks guys!

Diana C.
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June 22, 2018


Words cannot describe the amazing day we had with Captain Donnie Jackson of Tails Up Fishing Charters. It was an absolutely super experience and a full day of fishing action. Captain Donnie is very polite and personable, extremely knowledgeable, and energetic to say in the least. He ...Read More

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Offshore

Skill Levels

Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

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.

Boat Restroom

Available

Weather

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

Live Bait

No live bait provided.

Lunch

No meal provided.

Gear & Packing

Provided

Rods, reels, tackle, lures, bait, fuel

At an Additional Rate

No added costs.

Recommended Packing

Hat, sunscreen, polarized sunglasses

Required Items

Louisiana saltwater 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 30 days before the trip.

Where to Buy a Fishing License

Find a license for your state here.

Start Location

235 Cypress Cove Rd, Venice, LA 70091, USA