Gulf Coast Fishing Charter Frequently Asked Questions


Q: Where will we be fishing?
A: We’ll be fishing where the fish are! This will change by the season.

Q: What methods of payment do you take?
A: We accept all methods of payment (Cash, Checks, and Credit Cards)

Q: What do I need to wear?
A: I recommend layering your clothes. Florida weather changes by the hour

Q: Where do you keep your boat?
A: I trailer my boat so that I can meet you close to where you are staying.

Q: What do I need to bring?
A: The only thing that you need to bring is a small cooler with drinks and maybe snacks.

Q: How big is your boat?
A: My boat is 23’ long, plenty big enough for 4 people and myself.

Q: Can we bring alcohol on the trip?
A: Absolutely! I will ask that you drink in moderation.

Q: Do I need to buy a fishing license?
A: No. I have a commercial license that covers everyone on the boat.

Q: Do you clean our catch?
A: Yes, I will also bag and ice them when we return.

Q: Do you charge to clean our catch?
A: No, It is included in the cost of your trip.

Q: Do you guarantee that we will catch fish?
A: Sure why not. Wait a minute NO. I can only guarantee that I will do everything I can to catch fish.

Q: How far out do you usually go?
A: It changes during the season. Some days we will barely leave site of the launch and others we may go several miles down the beach to get to the fish. We will not fish more than 9 miles offshore at any time.

Q: Can we bring kids?
A: Yes, Please do. As a father, I thoroughly enjoy taking kids fishing.

Q: We have more people in our group than you can take fishing, what do you recommend we do?
A: There are two options for you. The first we can find another boat to fish with us, or I can recommend a larger boat that can accommodate larger groups.

Q: How long in advance should we book our fishing trip?
A: As soon as you make your lodging reservations you should book your fishing trip. The best Captains in the area will book almost every day during the summer. To ensure your dates book early.