When you’re having a relaxing holiday on the shores of Pensacola Beach Florida, why not mix it up with some fishing action. Whether you’re with your family or group of friends Heads N Scales Fishing Charters is there for you to provide some fun time on the water. With the experienced sea wolf Capt Craig Mullens you’ll have a blast!

Groups up to 6 guests are welcome aboard this charter. You’ll be cruising the area on the Parker (center console) model from 2007. The boat is 23ft long and it is equipped with a single Yamaha engine with 300HP and it can reach speeds up to 30 knots. There’s also fishfinding equipment and downriggers for your better fishing experience.

Heads N Scales can take you a bit farther from the coast, as this charter covers nearshore and offshore locations with wrecks and reef hotspots. You can hone your angler skills with light and heavy tackle, bottom fishing, and the always thrilling trolling technique. Depending on the season you may encounter Baracuda, Snapper (Red and Vermillion), and even King Mackarel. Just ask your captain what’s biting.

Families with children are more than welcome. Passengers traveling with this charter are covered with Florida’s fishing license. You don’t have to worry about fishing gear, baits, and lures, as all that will be waiting for you on board. Depending on the regulation you can keep your catch, and the crew will help you clean it. Don’t forget to bring refreshments, drinks, and sunscreen!

Hear the call of the sea and imagine what exciting time you can have fishing on the shores of Florida. So call Heads n Scales Fishing Charters, and don’t miss out!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    2 hrs
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    2 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US $300
    Trolling
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Nearshore Fishing
    Offshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Bottom Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Barracuda (Great)
    Great Barracuda
    Gilt-head (Seabream)
    Gilt-head (Seabream)
    Cobia
    Cobia
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Snapper (Red)
    Red Snapper
    Snapper (Vermilion)
    Vermilion Snapper
  • Private trip
    Catch n release
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    1 Day Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Overnight stay, liveaboard
    US $400
    Troll in bay area for whatever will bite
    Targeted fish
    Barracuda (Great)
    Great Barracuda
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Bluefish
    Bluefish
    Black Drum
    Black Drum
    Redfish
    Redfish
    Spanish Mackerel
    Spanish Mackerel
    Bonito
    Bonito
    Flounder
    Flounder
    Sheepshead
    Sheepshead
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip (AM) – Newcomers Bonus
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - May 1
    US $750
    This is an early morning trip for up to 6 people. Experience the sunrise at the sea. With six hours to spare you'll have more than enough time to concentrate on getting your fish. First time guests of the charter get extra time on the water.
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Customer reviews

Rating summary
Excellent
4.7 / 5
out of 5 stars from 14 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.5 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.7 / 5
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Catching a King Mackerel
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Britton and Captain Craig
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Good experience
83%
Friendly captain
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Recommend this charter
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Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
92%
Caught fish
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Derrick R.
Orange Beach, Alabama
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5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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3/4 Day Monster Catches

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip (AM) – Newcomers Bonus on July 7, 2021
We told the Captain “snappers and whatever”.  Not only did he put us on the fish; he found the spots where the big ones...
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Chester U.
Milledgeville, GA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
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5.0 / 5
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6 Hour Trip with Captain Craig

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip (AM) – Newcomers Bonus on April 6, 2021
Captain Craig was awesome. It was my whole family 1st time fishing saltwater. He put us on fishing at our 1st stop. He made...
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John C.
Knoxville, TN
Excellent
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5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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6 Hour charter with Captain Craig

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip (AM) – Newcomers Bonus on June 15, 2021
Captain Craig was awesome! I took my three teenage sons and they had a blast. Captain Craig was fun,  patient and knowledgeable....
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Jennifer S.
Russellville, AR
Excellent
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5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Can’t wait for our next trip!!

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip (AM) – Newcomers Bonus on July 8, 2021
We had a blast with Captain Craig. He worked hard to find us the perfect “honey holes!” He managed a boatful of rookies...
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Shelly M.
Youngsville, LA
Excellent
4.7 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Head and Scales with Captain Craig

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip (AM) – Newcomers Bonus on July 30, 2021
Captain Craig brought us about 10 miles offshore. We caught King Mackerel, Mango Snapper and AmberJack. Best First Time experience...
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FAQs about Heads N Scales Fishing Charters

Heads N Scales Fishing Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • US $300 per group, additional US $75 per person after 4 guests - 2 hrs (2 hours)
  • US $400 per day per group, additional US $100 per person after 4 guests - Catch n release (1 day)
  • US $750 per group, additional US $100 per person after 4 guests - 3/4 Day Trip (AM) – Newcomers Bonus (5 hours)

When you book a trip with Heads N Scales Fishing Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor

Trips booked with Heads N Scales Fishing Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Fishing License

Heads N Scales Fishing Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing

Heads N Scales Fishing Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling

Top targeted fish species with Heads N Scales Fishing Charters include:
  • Barracuda (Great)
  • Cobia
  • Gilt-head (Seabream)
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Snapper (Red)
  • Snapper (Vermilion)

Meet the Captain

Craig Mullens
Pensacola Beach, Florida, United States
1 Fishing Report
ID & license verified
15 Customer reviews
Response time 9 hours
Member since September 2016
Captain Craig Mullens is a family-oriented man who has over 50 years experience fishing along the Gulf Coast. Not only will he put you on the fish; he will make sure you have an enjoyable and relaxing time while doing it.

About this listing

Targeted species

Barracuda (Great) Great Barracuda
Cobia Cobia
Gilt-head (Seabream) Gilt-head (Seabream)
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)

Boat specs

Parker (Center console) originally built in 2007. Powered by a 200HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.

Length
23 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor

Trip includes

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

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 1 day prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 1 day before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.

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, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% 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:

Cash
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 5% charge will apply.

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