Go Fish with Captain Mike

Go fish with Captain Mike, spend several hours on the offshore waters around Jacksonville, and who knows, maybe you’ll come back to land with your next trophy catch! Your guide has spent decades fishing in the area and he’s dedicated to finding the best fishing grounds for his customers.

His 35’ Bertram sport fisher is your ride and fishing platform, perfectly suited for offshore fishing conditions thanks to its twin 315 HP Yanmar engines. The vessel is comfortable, safe, and there’s room on board for up to 6 people to fish at the same time. You’ll use the flybridge to spot the schools of fish from afar, a live bait well to keep your live bait close, and outriggers to cover more ground.

With a private toilet and an air-conditioned cabin with a kitchen and resting area, no matter how much time you spend on the waves, you’ll be comfortable. To reel in your catch, you’ll use quality Penn equipment, and live bait will be provided for you. With the first mate to help you with everything, you don’t have to worry about a thing.

Depending on your fishing preferences and how much time you’ve got, you can take your pick between half day and full day trips. On half day excursions, you’ll mostly focus on bottom fishing for Snapper, Grouper, Barracuda, Amberjack, and more. When you book a full day expedition, you’ll be chasing the great pelagics like Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, King Mackerel, Wahoo, and the list goes on.

If you’d like to bring your kids with you, feel free to do so, as long as they’re 12 and older, your guide will have life jackets for them too. While lunch is provided on full day jaunts, you should bring food and drinks on shorter trips.

Book a trip with Go Fish with Captain Mike and discover new fishing horizons!



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  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 5:30 AM
    $1,800
    price breakdown
    $1,800
    Here's a fishing expedition that will put you on the trail of prized pelagics at the edge of the continental shelf, even The Gulf Stream, if conditions allow. Bear in mind it will take a couple of hours to get to that perfect spot. This means you'll be coming face to gills with anything from Mahi Mahi, King Mackerel, and Wahoo to Sailfish and Blue Marlin. Lunch is provided on this trip, so you should pack some drinks and get ready to fish, fish, fish!
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 5:30 AM
    $1,100
    price breakdown
    $1,100
    Leaving at 0530 returning 1500. Gives us time to get to some deeper wrecks and reefs (more fertile fishing grounds).
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 5:30 AM
    $900
    price breakdown
    $900
    Rise and shine to make the most out of your morning fishing session! Meet Capt. Miguel at the dock and hit the water with the first sunrays to fish for a wide range of species. Barracuda, Cobia, King Mackerel, Red Snapper, Goliath Grouper, and Mahi Mahi are all in the cards. Bring some snacks and drinks and your fishing adventure can begin.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 12:00 PM
    $900
    price breakdown
    $900
    On this short, but sweet bottom fishing trip, you get 6 hours to target all the most popular species. You'll cast your line around local wrecks and reefs in search of Red Snapper, Grouper, Cobia, Amberjack, Barracuda, and more. Don't forget to pack some drinks, food, and sunscreen.
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About the Captain

Miguel Martinez
Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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6 Customer Reviews
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Member since July 2019
Captain Miguel Martinez has been fishing for 50 years and his passion only grew over time. He grew up in South Florida and then moved to northeast Florida where he explored the local waters for 20 years. Capt. Miguel worked in the Navy for a couple of decades, and then, he finally decided to pursue his dream to become a charter captain. He loves fishing and likes to take out both experienced and new anglers, and his mission is for everyone on board to have a great time.

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Targeted Species

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

Grouper (Gag) Grouper (Gag)
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Marlin (Blue) Marlin (Blue)
Permit Permit

Sailfish Sailfish
Snapper (Red) Snapper (Red)
Swordfish Swordfish
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Bertram (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1978, and restored in 2019. Powered by 2 315HP Yanmars engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

Length
35 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing
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
Lunch

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 7 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

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
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
PayPal
Bank Transfer

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3% fee.

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.39
out of 5 stars from 6 reviews
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Good experience
75%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
83%
Appropriate for children
75%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
50%
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Aaron B.
Roanoke, VA
 4.67
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Great trip.

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on May 23, 2020
Took 3 buddies out with captain mike, everything was taken care of all we had to do was show up and reel them in. Within the...
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on June 21, 2020
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Richard R.
Orange Park, FL
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VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on May 30, 2020
Had a great time. Captain takes care of everything
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Jerry K.
Mansfield, TX
 5.00
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HALF DAY

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on September 24, 2019
HAD A GREAT TIME WITH CAPTIAN MIKE. I HIGHLY SUGGEST USING HIM! THANKS FOR A GREAT TIME MIKE.
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Jerry R.
Lady Lake, FL
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Two 6’ sharks Sorry no pictures but we had a wonderful time

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on August 10, 2019
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