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PRIVATE FISHING UP TO 6 PASSENGERS!

Set out to sea to hook a prize-winning catch on a private charter with Great Escape Fishing Charters. With over 20 years of sportfishing experience Captain Jason and his crew will provide you with first-class fishing experience. Get ready to bottom fish for vermillion snapper, troll for shark, and sight fish for cobia in the deeper waters on a spacious 36' Tiara Motor Yacht equipped with Cummings engine and air-conditioned galley. Great Escape Fishing caters to all your fishing needs and strives to craft the most enjoyable trip possible on the Gulf of Mexico. All you have to do is hold on tight, reel hard, and let Great Escape handle the rest!

Activity Highlights
  • Target cobia, shark, vermillion snapper, trigger fish, king mackerel, and more
  • Fully equipped boat with full bathroom, shower, bunk beds, and stereo system
  • Expert Captain and Crew give you everything you need to succeed
  • Bait, tackle, ice, and fishing license included

Duration: 4 - 12 Hrs.

What's Included
  • Bait and tackle
  • Fishing license
  • Experienced captain
  • Fully equipped boat
  • Ice and bags
  • Fish filleting
  • Fishing boat has State permits

Exclusions:

  • Gratuities (20%)
What to bring
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Food and beverages
  • Cooler for your catch
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera
  • Cash for gratuity
Restrictions
  • In an effort to provide the most accurate information regarding all COVID-19 measures, policies, restrictions, and requirements, please reach out to the provider prior to your activity/trip date.
  • Must be at least 18 to reserve this charter.
  • Children under 3 and expected mothers are not allowed.
  • For children between the ages of 3-7, life jackets are available but it is recommended that for your child's comfort, you bring your own life vest as the ones provided are not the most comfortable for little ones.
  • The boat is U.S. Coast Guard approved for 6 passengers.
  • Glass bottles or items are prohibited on the boat.
  • Absolutely no GPS devices will be allowed on the boat.
  • Red Snapper require a minimum of 6 hours for fishing.
Additional information
  • Red Snapper require a minimum of 6 hours for fishing.
  • State Permitted Boat.
  • Great Escape Charters uses a 36' Tiara Motor Yacht equipped with Cummings engine.
  • Customers are asked to choose departure time of the morning (6:00 am or 7:00 am) or afternoon (11:00 am, 12:00 pm, or 1:00 pm). During Red Snapper Season all morning departures will be at 6:00 am and all 4 hour trolling trips will only take place in the afternoon. The Captain will contact you prior to your trip to discuss your exact departure time and details. Afternoon departure times are subject to change based on captain's discretion.
  • The captain may be required to catch live bait during your trip that may impact trip time. This is customary and part of the fishing experience.
  • The captain or mate will fillet and bag any fish that the customer catches on the trip. Please tip appropriately for all the hard work that is done on the trip.
  • There are no guarantees that the customer will catch the target species, but the captain has a very high success rate in finding and catching certain species.
  • Light tackle trips usually consist of traveling 1-5 miles out in the bay/ocean.
  • What you can expect to catch (depending on the season and regulations) will depend on the type of trip you select but could include vermillion snapper, trigger fish, king mackerel, Spanish mackerel and more!
  • If it rains, charters will still go out fishing, however, if there is excessive fog, wind, or lightning, the trip will not go. Trips are always decided based on the captain's discretion. The trip will either be rescheduled or be refunded.
  • Customers are responsible for the reasonable treatment of equipment. There is a $250 charge per lost fishing rod.
  • There is a restroom on board.

Is your target species in season? Check MyFWC.com for more info

Reservation Requirements

Customers are responsible for the reasonable treatment of equipment. There is a $250 charge per lost fishing rod.

Location

210 US-98, Destin, FL 32541, USA

from $1120
71 ratings

Deep Sea Private Fishing Charter Aboard The Great Escape

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Our Fishing Adventure

about 6 days ago
It was great getting back on the water, and awesome fishing.
Frank D

Deep sea fishing

about 12 days ago
Excellent time! They were great with kids ages 9, 14, 16. Friendly and fun crew. We caught red snappers, Bonita's, and even a king mackerel. Highly recommend these guys!
Jocelyn W

Fishing charter

about 26 days ago
The crew was friendly and helpful and prompt. It's family owned and that gives it a lot of charm. We were disappointed that we had to catch and release red snapper as they are a state boat not a federal boat. They gave us the option to cancel our reservation when we arrived but you can't disappoint 3 young boys for young boys like that. The crew did a very nice job of keeping our rod are rods and wheels in good order order. They also change gears when we snagged a shark to allow us to fish for the shark, that was very cool. Overall it was a very nice morning. We then took our catch to a local restaurant who cooked it up to perfection in multiple different dishes.
Jill G

Great Escape Charter Boat

about 2 months ago
Totally awesome time!! Would recommend Captain Jason & first mate Blane ~both went beyond what we expected. Caught Trigger, Bonitia, Squirrel fish, Black Snapper. Even hooked a shark that was 250 lbs or more it made our trip a memorable beyond belief!!!
Alana K
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