Destin Inshore Fishing Guides
First Shot Charters
Capt. Mike Dates
20 ft Center Console
In the gulf, your targets would be King Mackerel, Cobia, Blackfin Tuna, Sharks, Red and Mingo Snapper, Grouper, Triggerfish, and more. Choctawhatchee Bay fishing options are Trout, Redfish, Black Snapper, Flounder, Bluefish and ladyfish. Fly fishing is also an option!
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Last Cast Charters
Capt. Blake Nelson
Last Cast Charters is dedicated to providing you with the best inshore fishing trip possible. Specializing in light tackle fishing for speckled trout, redfish, and flounder with both artificial and live bait.
4,5 & 6 Hr - Morning & Afternoon Trips
All Fishing Gear is Provided!
Captain Nick Kirby
22ft Cape Horn Bay Boat
Custom Tower for Sight Fishing
Destin Inshore & near shore fishing.
Catering to the most experienced fishermen as well as novices.
Destin Bow Fishing Charters for Stingrays.
Fishing tackle provided!
Dawn Patrol Charters
Capt. John Tenore
Cape Horn 22 Ft boat with Yamaha power with Cobia fishing tower.
Specializing inshore, nearshore and flats fishing for all local species including cobia and tarpon trips!
Provides fishing license, quality rods,reels & tackle. Licensed tournament winner with over 20 years local experience.
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Emerald Bay Kayak Fishing Charter
Destin Kayak Fishing in a custom Hobie kayak accompanied by an experienced kayak fisherman with a proven track record! Fish for;
Bay: Redfish, Speckled Trout, Flounder, Black Snapper, Black Drum
Nearshore: Pompano, Whiting, Spanish, Bluefish, Sheepshead
Bottom Fishing: Destin Red Snapper, Grouper, Amberjack, Triggerfish
Open Ocean: Tarpon, Cobia, Kings, Sailfish, Bull Reds, Jack Crevalle
Off The Hook Outfitters
Captain Patrick Schutz
Captain Pat has over ten years of USCG licensed bay Destin fishing guide experience including bay, inshore flats, fly fishing, site fishing, and light tackle spin fishing…..all in the local waters of beautiful Destin, Florida.
He invites you to join him on his 24 ft. center console bay flats fishing boat to create Florida fishing memories that will last a lifetime. Each Destin fishing trip includes bait, ice, fishing license, and only the best fishing tackle Shimano has to offer. The only thing you need to bring is your food, drinks, sunscreen and an appetite for Destin, Florida fishing fun!
Live Oak Landing & Wounded Warrior Fishing
Live Oak Landing, an RVC Outdoor Destination and Captain Mark McDuffie of Wounded Warrior Fishing, offer professional guided fishing expeditions and tours of the Choctawhatchee river system near the Emerald Coast. Any guest to Live Oak Landing that is interested in receiving a guided fishing expedition or river tour can schedule an appointment with Mark. All equipment is provided and the tour boat can hold up to five people. Half or full day tours/expeditions are available. This is truly a world-class fishing experience because of Live Oak Landing’s unique geography that is surrounded by thousands of protected and undeveloped natural areas. Some of the species that inhabit these waters are Red Fish, Speckled Trout, Mullet, Red Snapper, Striped Bass, Bream, Shellcrackers, and Largemouth Bass.
McDuffie grew up in the Walton County area, having decades of experience exploring the Gulf of Mexico and river system that runs to it. He has many local sponsors; some include Pathfinder Boats, Yamaha, Mann’s Bait Company and Quantum Reel and Rods.
Captain Todd Brackin
EagleRay's Info Page
Inshore/Bay Destin fishing charters, specializing in light tackle inshore fishing in the Choctawhatchee Bay. Capt Brackin is a former marine fisheries biologist with 15 yrs experience fishing the bays & flats of the Florida panhandle. USCG licensed.
Also, offer scalloping trips in St. Joe Bay in Port St. Joe from July - August and eco-tours of the lower Choctawhatchee River.
22' Triton Tunnel-Hull boat
All fishing and scalloping equipment provided!
4,6 and 8 hour trips. My trips are very kid friendly. Fish up to 4 people, ecotours up to 4 people & scallop trips up to 6.
Fish out of Destin Harbor and Cessna Landing in Santa Rosa Beach.