Try N’ Hooker Fishing Charters

Try N’ Hooker Fishing Charters runs fishing trips around the fishing grounds out of Port Orange. Here you will find a range of fishing trips to cater to your skill levels, so both novice fishermen and hardcore anglers are welcome to hop onboard. Captain Jason is a pro fisherman who has been fishing his whole life. If someone can show you around and help you have a memorable trip, that’s him.

You will be fishing from a 42’ Ocean Yacht saltwater fishing boat. She was restored in 2016 and features two 425 HP John Deere engines. The vessel is stable and fast, which makes it a perfect tool to make the most out of your visit to Port Orange. She is fitted with GPS, a fishfinder, has A/C, a fighting chair, flybridge, a live bait well, outriggers, an ice box, as well as the standard safety gear. There is a toilet onboard, as well as a galley, refrigerator, two beds, and multimedia system. The boat can take up to six anglers, which is great for families or groups of friends.

Depending on what you want to catch and how much time you have, you can choose anything from a half day trip to an ultimate fishing experience of twelve hours. You can target Mahi, Wahoo, Snapper, Mackerel, Amberjack, Barracuda, and Sailfish. Whether it’s reef fishing or offshore trolling, Captain Jason’s got you covered.

You will get all the fishing gear onboard, as well as bait and lures. The fishing license is included in the trip price. You should bring your own food and beverages, as well as sunscreen, a cap, sunglasses, and comfortable clothes, with non-marking shoes. If you’re prone to seasickness, it might be a good idea to bring some meds. And, don’t forget a camera.

Once you’re ready, come join Capt. Jason. He is a fifth generation fisherman and fishing is what he does the best. He knows these waters well and will work hard to make your day on the water one to remember.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    The Ultimate Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,700
    price breakdown
    $1,700
    This ultimate fishing experience is made for hardcore anglers. You will have plenty of time to head out and get a variety of species. It could be a Snapper, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, Sailfish, Amberjack, or Barracuda, and more. The captain will provide all the gear onboard. Bring your own food and drinks, and pack sunscreen, a hat, polarized sunglasses, and comfortable clothes. If you're prone to seasickness, you may want to take medication with you.
  • Private trip
    Extended Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    10 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    $1,500
    price breakdown
    $1,500
    Head out and get some big game fish, including Sailfish, Mahi, Wahoo, Amberjacks, as well as Mackerel. Or search the seafloor and get Snapper. All the gear you need is provided onboard. Bring your own food and beverages. This trip is suitable for anglers with experience. You should also pack sunblock, a cap, polarized sunglasses, and comfortable clothes. Make sure to pack a camera!
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    $1,300
    price breakdown
    $1,300
    This trip will give you enough time to explore the waters out of Port Orange. Head out and chase Sailfish, Mahi, Wahoo, Mackerel, Amberjacks, or timid Cobia. There are also tasty Snapper swimming down below. Pack your food and beverages, bring sunblock, a hat, sunglasses, and put on adequate clothes. All the gear will be waiting for you onboard.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    $1,000
    price breakdown
    $1,000
    Come on this six hour trip and you will still have enough time to head out and try get some Sailfish, Mahi, Wahoos, and maybe some Amberjacks. You can also target Snapper and Mackerel. This package is suitable for anglers with some experience or newbies who want to take their fishing knowledge to a new level. All the gear is waiting for you onboard. Grab food and drinks, sunblock, a cap, sunglasses, and put on clothes for the weather.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    $800
    price breakdown
    $800
    Spend the morning chasing some nice fish. You might get Mackerel, Snapper, Cobia, or some big names like Mahi or Sailfish. This trip is suitable for beginners. It will give you enough time to start exploring the rich ocean waters. All the gear is supplied onboard. You should bring food and drinks, as well as a cap, sunglasses, and sunblock. Dress for the weather and remember to bring a camera!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $800
    price breakdown
    $800
    This afternoon trip will see you fishing for the likes of Mackerel, Snapper, Cobia, or Mahi and Sailfish. This package works well with novice anglers. You will have enough time to see how fishing works. The captain will furnish all the gear onboard. You should pack food and drinks, as well as a cap, sunglasses, and sunblock. Dress for the weather and remember to bring a camera!
  • Private trip
    Shark Fishing Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $600
    price breakdown
    $600
    Get ready for an exciting fishing trip and a chance to catch a variety of shark species: Bull, Tiger, Blacktip, Hammerhead, Puppy Sharks and a bunch of others!
  • Private trip
    Shark Fishing Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 12:30 PM
    $600
    price breakdown
    $600
    Get ready for an exciting fishing trip and a chance to catch a variety of shark species: Bull, Tiger, Blacktip, Hammerhead, Puppy Sharks and a bunch of others!
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About the Captain

Jason Hardy
Port Orange, Florida, United States
4 Fishing Reports
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115 Customer Reviews
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Member since October 2014
I am a Master US Coast Guard licensed and insured charter boat Captain. I am a fifth-generation Florida fisherman. I grew up fishing in the local waters off the East coast of Florida and is also familiar with the fishing in and around the Florida keys. In addition, I am licensed in the State of Florida as a Commercial fisherman.

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Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)

King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Sailfish Sailfish
Shark (Blacktip) Shark (Blacktip)
Shark (Bull) Shark (Bull)

Shark (Hammerhead) Shark (Hammerhead)
Snapper (Mangrove) Snapper (Mangrove)
Snapper (Vermilion) Snapper (Vermilion)
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Ocean Yacht (Saltwater fishing) originally built in 1982, and restored in 2016. Powered by 2 425HP John Deere engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots.

Length
42 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed
Flybridge
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fishing License

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed
Disabled Accessible

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
Checks

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Customer Reviews

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4.84
out of 5 stars from 115 reviews
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Good experience
97%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
97%
Appropriate for children
95%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
78%
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Richard G.
Daytona Beach, FL
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8 hour with Captain Jason and Rod

VERIFIED   June 9, 2020
What an excellent experience. First of all the guys are great to be out on the water with. Knowledgeable, courteous, and willing...
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Scott C.
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6 hour trip

VERIFIED   July 29, 2020
Captain Jason and his first mate are a first class charter!! Not only are they both great fisherman. But they are just good...
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5 Hour Shark Trip

VERIFIED   June 29, 2020
All I can say is WOW! Awesome crew, awesome day! We caught more sharks than anticipated! We hooked into and landed a tiger...
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Awesome Day!!

VERIFIED   June 12, 2020
We had a great time!!  Even though the seas were a little rough being on a boat the size of Try N Hooker we didn’t...
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