Hanks Scuba LLC

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If you want to get up close and personal with the diverse fishery that Destin, FL is world-famous for, then join Hanks Scuba LLC and get ready to dive for your dream catch! Captain Hank Morphis offers truly unique spearfishing trips that will earn you some serious bragging rights among your angling buddies.

Capt. Hank is a USCG Master Captain and a Naui Course Director, so you’ll be in safe hands when it comes to exploring these waters. If you’re a licensed scuba diver who wants to explore these waters and take home an impressive catch, then your captain can’t wait to welcome you on board. He loves sharing his wealth of knowledge about the area with other scuba fanatics!

You’ll be heading out to the hottest fishing grounds onboard a 23’ Parker 2320 pilothouse vessel. She can accommodate up to 6 guests, and your captain can cover spearfishing licenses for 4 of you. If you’re traveling in a party of 6, 2 guests will need to purchase additional licenses. Onboard, you’ll find top-quality scuba gear, including double oxygen tanks, as well as spearfishing guns for an additional cost. Feel free to bring your own gear along!

As for the species you’ll be targeting? Get ready to experience this diverse fishery from beneath the waves, where you’ll come face-to-gills with anything from Red Snapper, to Amberjack, to a variety of Grouper, and plenty more. It really is the perfect location for divers with some spearfishing experience, as the huge variety of species on offer allows you to challenge your technique and skills.

Destin, FL is already known for its incredible angling opportunities, and Capt. Hank prides himself on offering his guests an adventure that they won’t find anywhere else. If you’re a spearfishing enthusiast looking for an underwater experience like no other, then come aboard Hanks Scuba LLC and get ready to explore this fantastic fishery from a completely new angle!



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  • Private trip
    Half Day Fishing- Offshore
    In demand!
      FREE Cancelation 7 days notice
    4 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $495
    up to 6 persons
    We travel up to 9 miles offshore.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Spearfishing Trip (AM)
      FREE Cancelation 7 days notice
    4 hour trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $150
    per person
    2 persons minimum
    This trip is perfect for trained scuba divers who want to test out their spearfishing skills. If you own your own spearfishing gear, bring it along with you and get ready to target anything from Amberjack, to Red Snapper (when in season), to a variety of Grouper. If you'd like to rent spearfishing equipment for $20, just let your captain know. The vessel is licensed for 4 guests, so 2 will need to purchase additional licenses. Scuba gear is available for diving. Departure time is flexible.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Spearfishing Trip (PM)
      FREE Cancelation 7 days notice
    4 hour trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    $150
    per person
    2 persons minimum
    If you have some spearfishing experience and hold a valid scuba license or open water certification, get ready to target anything from Flounder, to a variety of Snapper, to Amberjack, and more. This is a double oxygen tank trip, and you'll be provided with scuba gear. Spearfishing guns are an additional $20 if you'd like to rent them, or you can always bring your own! Your vessel is licensed for 4 guests, so 2 will need to purchase additional licenses if there are 6 of you. Departure time is flexible.
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About the Captain

Hank Morphis
Destin, Florida, United States
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2 Customer Reviews
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Member since September 2018
Capt. Hank first started Hanks Scuba LLC 12 years ago. He's an avid scuba diver and loves spending time both on and in the water, so he decided to turn this into a profession. He loves sharing his wealth of experience and knowledge with guests from all over, and prides himself on offering a fun and productive day exploring these waters. He's a USCG Master Captain and a Naui Course Director. Who could be better equipped to introduce you to this fantastic fishery?

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Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Cobia Cobia
Flounder Flounder
Grouper (Gag) Grouper (Gag)
Redfish Redfish
Snapper (Mangrove) Snapper (Mangrove)
Snapper (Red) Snapper (Red)
Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel
Tripletail Tripletail

Boat Specs

Parker 2320 (Pilothouse) originally built in 2018. Powered by a 300HP Yamaha engine.

Length
23 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Trolling
Spearfishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well

Trip Includes

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

Policies

FREE Cancelation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 7 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch

Payment

Book with 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
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When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3% fee.

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Customer Reviews

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May fishing trip
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May fishing trip

VERIFIED   May 26, 2019
This was one of best time we have with my son . Captain take us snorkeling 1st then we try snuba diving and on the end...
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