Choosing a boat to take you out fishing can be tough, especially if you are new to the area.

You want to hire someone who is pleasant to be with and an expert at every aspect of boating, navigating, and fishing. You want someone who can teach and encourage while being patient and understanding.

There is a good reason why my wife and children love to fish as much as I do! I’ve worked throughout my entire career and love to share my passion for fishing and the outdoors with everyone in the family. I have learned so much over my 30+ years of charter fishing to share with you! Remember, “if it swims, we CAN catch it!” I’ll show you and your family how!

“Mr. and Mrs. Demos show off a 25lb Permit before release. This is one of my favorite photos from one of my favorite fishing friends!”

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Choosing the Right Captain

The primary concern should be safety. I spent most of my childhood fishing 2 or 3 days a week on different charter boats all over the country with my father. We went on some good ones and unfortunately, some bad ones too. My dad always said that the Captain owed us a safe trip out and back to the dock and... read more

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