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February Destin Fishing Report

February Destin Fishing Report: Our first trip in February was booked by clients from St. Louis. They booked a bay fishing charter for the day! On a bay fishing charter, we fish the Choctawhatchee Bay and surrounding area waters. This particular day, they wanted to aim for Sheepshead to take home. We definitely put them […]

Destin Fishing Report: First fishing trip of 2018

Destin Fishing Report: Our New Year kicked off with a bang here in Destin with our first charter being in January! Despite the cold, the clients arrived at 10AM bundled up and ready for a fun-filled day of fishing. Fishing conditions were not their best as the wind was blowing and the current was ripping, […]

Destin Fishing Charters

It is the month of November when Gulf fishing slows down a bit and bay fishing tends to pick up. We have had five charters this week; all bay Destin fishing charters! Our clients have hooked Slot Reds, Bull Reds, Trout, Flounder and some Black Snapper. Don’t let the slightly cooler weather prevent you from […]

Destin Fishing Charters

It is the month of November when Gulf fishing slows down a bit and bay fishing tends to pick up. We have had five charters this week; all bay Destin fishing charters! Our clients have hooked Slot Reds, Bull Reds, Trout, Flounder and some Black Snapper. Don’t let the slightly cooler weather prevent you from […]

November Fishing in Destin

Looking for a charter in Destin, Florida in the month of November? Look no further! The bite is HOT! In the Gulf of Mexico, we are catching a variety of Snapper, Trigger Fish, Flounder, Pompano, Red Fish (more of an inshore bay fish, but eat around the jetties), and more! In the Choctawhatchee Bay, we are […]

Night time Flounder Gigging; Destin, Florida

We are adding another boat to our crew at Panhandle Fishing Charters in Destin, Florida. We have a 20′ 2006 custom Carolina Skiff that has a 2017 Suzuki 115HP 4-stroke motor complete with 6 LED lights for night time bowfishing and flounder gigging.The Skiff can handle up to 5 passengers comfortably, 3 passengers bowfishing at […]

Looking for a Family Outing? Try a Gulf Inshore Fishing Charter

Finding fun and exciting family outings can be difficult. Have you considered a Gulf inshore fishing trip? This provides fun for the whole family. Whether you want to simply enjoy the boat ride and time on the beautiful Gulf waters or the excitement of reeling in a big catch, your whole family will enjoy this […]

Amberjack for the Ladies

If you’ve never hooked an Amberjack from a Gulf fishing trip, you’re missing out on quite a fight. However, guys, don’t think that it takes a man to reel in this catch. This pictured Amberjack was hooked and reeled in by this lovely lady. Amberjack are well-known as one of the strongest fish in the […]

Everyone Loves Red Snapper!

Red Snapper is one of the most popular requested fish at local Gulf restaurants. This fish offer a firm, yet succulent taste and texture. It’s not too fishy in flavor offering a great choice for most people. Red Snapper is plentiful in the Gulf and you can catch them with a Gulf inshore fishing trip […]

Jack Crevalle or Amberjack?

Do you prefer catching Jack Crevalle or Amberjack? Either fish puts up a HUGE fight. You’ll never forget reeling in your first Jack Crevalle or Amberjack. The experience is humbling to feel the pure strength these two fish have when you hook them. Not only are they fun to catch, but they are also delicious to […]