First Bite Fishing Charters with Captain Austin Harris offers many different styles of fishing, depending on what you and your crew would like to do. Capt. Austin was raised fishing and knows right where the hot bite is. From inshore and offshore tournaments, Austin has done them all!
The boat is a 22’ tournament Pathfinder bay boat, powered by a brand new 250 HP Suzuki engine. She’s also equipped with a Lowrance GPS that helps the captain find the fish and make sure everyone is safe during the trip. There’s enough room for 4 guests to fish at the same time. There’s a cooler filled with ice, so your snacks and drinks will stay cool and fresh.
Inshore trips revolve around Redfish, as there are so many different ways you can catch them, from fly fishing to big bottom fishing reels. When it comes to fly fishing, you’ll need to bring your own equipment. If you head out to deeper water, your main target will be King Mackerel, which can lead to some epic battles when you’re live bait trolling. You’ll also target Sheepshead, Black Drum, Flounder, Snapper, Grouper, and many more.
Capt. Austin’s principal goal is making sure everyone has an amazing time. while keeping everyone safe and catching big fish. As he started fishing when he was a little kid, he loves having kids on the boat, showing them the way he learned and getting them hooked on fishing!
Come catch a fish of a lifetime with Captain Austin today!
You Keep Catch
Catch cleaning & filleting
Rods, reels & tackle
About the Captain
About this listing
Pathfinder 2200TE (Bay boat) originally built in 2007. Powered by a 250HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.
Types of Fishing
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.
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 25% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
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:
Jacksonville Beach Fishing Calendar
FAQs about First Bite Fishing Charters
- $400 per group, additional $50 per person after 3 guests - 4 Hour Trip – Inshore AM (4 hours)
- $400 per group, additional $50 per person after 3 guests - 4 Hour Trip – Inshore PM (4 hours)
- $525 per group, additional $50 per person after 3 guests - 6 Hour Trip – Inshore (6 hours)
- $650 per group, additional $50 per person after 3 guests - 8 Hour Trip – Inshore (8 hours)
- Live Bait Well
- Ice Box
- Rods, reels & tackle (Penn, Shimano)
- Live Bait
- Catch cleaning & filleting
- Fishing License
- River Fishing
- Inshore Fishing
- Nearshore Fishing (When the weather allows us too.)
- Flats Fishing
- Backcountry Fishing
- Light Tackle
- Heavy Tackle
- Fly Fishing (Bring your own equipment)
- Black Drum
- Shark (Blacktip)
- Snapper (Mangrove)
- Spotted Seatrout