The Soggy Bottom II
One of our top picks in Destin. Born and raised fishing out of Destin, Florida, Captain J.J. Botelho specializes in providing customizable bay, gulf and inshore fishing excursions on the waterways of his hometown. You’ll be fishing aboard a 22ft. 2004 Cape Horn powered by a single 225HP Yamaha engine, available for up to 5 passengers per charter. The boat is equipped with the standard in marine and navigational electronics, including a Garmin GPS, fishfinder as well as a VHF radio. It is located at the East Pass Marina on the Destin Harbor, in between The Boathouse and Brotula’s restaurants.
Many refer to Destin as the world’s luckiest fishing village, and the captains at Destin’s Ultimate Guide Service are committed to show you why. You’ll be fishing for some of the Emerald Coast’s and Florida’s favorite game fish, including Redfish, Speckled Sea Trout, Sheepshead, Black Drum, Flounder, Kingfish, Amberjack, Cobia, Red Snapper, Grouper, Triggergish and many other species, depending on the season. And since they are confident in their ability to put you on fish, Destin’s Ultimate Guides also offer a Catch Fish Guarantee or you get an extra hour added to your trip for free.
The Captain will give you a call a few days ahead of your trip to discuss where the bite is best, and what the weather forecast looks like for the day you’ve reserved. Capt. J.J. utilizes a variety of bait depending on the season, and the species you’d like to target, including Croakers, Cigar Minnows, Pilchards, Herrings, Hardtails and more. The tackle on board consists of Shimano and Quantum rods and reels, as well as appropriate spinning rods for bottom fishing.
The trip price includes everything you need for the day including your fish being cleaned at the end of the trip along with ice to keep them cold on the way home. All you are responsible for is your drinks, snacks, and sunscreen.
Born and raised fishing out of Destin, Florida, Captain J.J. Botelho specializes in providing customizable bay, gulf and inshore fishing excursions on the waterways of his hometown. You’ll be fishing aboard a 22ft. 2004 Cape Horn powered by a singl
About this listing
Cape Horn 22 Bay Series (Center console) originally built in 2004. Powered by a 225HP Yamaha 4 Stroke engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.
20% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker to guarantee your reservation. The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the captain on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods: Cash, Visa, Mastercard, Checks, American Express.
About the Captain
Member since March 2015
Destin Fishing Calendar
Went fishing on May 18, 2017
We had a terrific time on the bay with Adam. Although we didn’t have much luck, Capt Adam went above and beyond the call of duty to try to locate fish. I would still highly recommend Soggy Bottom for your fishing adventure
Fished May 2017Fished May 18, 2017Tom Smith recommends The Soggy Bottom II
Went fishing on April 12, 2017
Great time kids had a blast! Next time we go longer to get more fish!! Great time for 9 and 10 year old kids. Thank you Adam.
Fished April 2017Fished April 12, 2017Richard Hartt recommends The Soggy Bottom II
Went fishing on April 5, 2017
We thoroughly enjoyed our trip with captain Adam. He was knowledgeable professional and interesting. The trip exceeded my expectations. Although only my 2 adult sons were with me we could easily have brought my 7 year old grandson I would highly recommend this fishing charter We really enjoyed Captain Adam
Fished April 2017Fished April 5, 2017James Haubenschild recommends The Soggy Bottom II
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