There is nothing more exciting than catching that first fish on your vacation and then experiencing the anticipation of catching the next one. Along the Emerald Coast, we have the Navarre Fishing Pier (the longest on the Gulf of Mexico), the fishing pier on Okaloosa Island, public-fishing piers on the bay and bayous, and the beach.
Should you wish to catch something big or a particular variety of fish, book one of our guides, charter fishing boats or party boats. The variety of trips includes bay, deep-sea, trolling, site, bottom, and from 4 hours to 10 hours overnight. Our fishing vessels here include fast-moving walk-around boats with a center console, and larger boats with cabins, air conditioning, and bathrooms. The fish you can catch include, but are not limited to marlin, shark, amberjack, grouper, snapper, king mackerel, redfish, trout, flounder, pompano, cobia,
Destin Charter Service
850-837-1995 210 Harbor Blvd., Destin.
Website: TheDestinCharterService.com Serving Destin for over 10 years. Private & shared charters with Over 50 boats from 4 hrs. to multi-day events. Bay & Gulf fishing includes bait, equipment & licensing. All you bring are your food & beverages. We also plan special events on the water such as weddings, memorial services, birthday parties, corporate outings, etc.
850-424-5555, 76 Harbor Blvd., Destin. Located at HarborWalk Village, attached to the eastern side of Margaritaville, at the foot of Destin bridge. Operating 7 days a week. Choose a Half-Day private fishing charter or a Fish & Fun excursion including, fishing, dolphin sightings, shelling, crabbing, sightseeing and a Crab Island experience from 7am-12pm or 1pm-5pm. We use light tackle while fishing in the gulf and in the shallow waters of the bay. Every charter has all the fishing necessities you need. Bring drinks, snacks and sandwiches. Drink/food coolers with ice are onboard. We clean the fish and you cook’em. Major Credit Cards Accepted.
Sweet Jody Fishing
30°23.553’N; 86°30.458’W GPS
850-650-2500, Located on Destin Harbor. The Sweet Jody is a 56 ft. U.S.C.G. approved vessel, operated by Capt. Cliff Cox, the Destin Fishing Rodeo Captain of the year. Fun for the whole family (ages six and up). Rates and schedule change seasonally, so please call for current information. Sundeck, snack bar, restrooms. Small coolers allowed. No hidden fees. Tax and fish cleaning included. Out of an abundance of caution, we are limiting capacity on our vessel allowing plenty of room between parties. We want to provide a safe environment as we navigate this pandemic. Our vessel is sanitized before and after every trip, and hand sanitizer is available on board. Major Credit Cards Accepted.
The Done Deal
850-424-5555, 76 Harbor Blvd., Destin. Located at HarborWalk Village, attached to the eastern side of Margaritaville, at the foot of Destin bridge. Operating 7 days a week. Our 52 ft. Hatteras Sport Fisher is available for private fishing charters. Enjoy a relaxing day with family and friends on a beautiful boat complete with A/C, 3 staterooms, 2 full baths and full kitchen. Everything included except food and drinks. Major Credit Cards Accepted.