Action Outdoor Fishing And Diving

Comfortable, safe larger boat outfitted to catch whatever the Gulf offers. World class bottom structure fishing, blue water trolling, night time tuna jigging, and deep dropping with electric reels. Superior value at prices about the same as most smaller boats!

Available year round for off shore fishing or diving charter from day trip to overnight for up to 6 passengers from Freeport, TX.  Fraiche Catch is a Luhrs 36 open that is 38 feet long and almost 14 feet wide. With lots of shaded space, two AC systems, satellite TV and music, and a legendary hull design you will be much more comfortable than on most other boats. It’s equipped with state of the art electronics, safety equipment including satellite phone, epirb, and 8 man life raft. Two captains run trips, Danny Atchison and JT Tyler. Fraiche Catch is powered by twin 420 horsepower Yanmar diesel engines that are meticulously maintained by Captain Tyler.

For fishing, the equipment includes premium bottom fishing rods and reels, penn international bent butt trolling rod and reels, and two heavy duty electric reels for deep dropping in 350 + feet. The navigation system has more than 3000 way points saved over the years known to hold fish. The tackle on board will accommodate all types of possible offshore fishing.

Half Day Charter fishes 10 - 20 miles out for king fish by trolling or jigging around rigs. Maybe black tip shark.

10 Hour Charter fishes 30 - 50 miles out for reef fish like snapper and grouper. Surface fishing for kingfish and ling.

12 Hour Charters fish 50 - 90 miles out on deeper structure for amberjack, grouper, shark and trolling for wahoo, mahi, king fish, and tuna.

Overnight Charter fishes 70 - 130 miles out toinclude night time tuna jigging around oil rigs and pelagic trolling in the early morning hours, with deep dropping with electric reels on structure 900 - 1000 feet down for Grouper and Barrel Fish.

Spear Fishing is 3 dives in one selected area 40 - 55 miles out.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Overnight Trip – 70-140 miles
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    1 Day Trip, starts at 3:00 PM
    Overnight stay, liveaboard
    Seasonal trip (Sat, Sun)
    $2,000
    price breakdown
    $2,000
    Overnight trips include the above trips and also night time tuna jigging around oil rigs and pelagic trolling in the early morning hours, deep dropping with electric reels on structure in 900 - 1000 feet of water on the way in for Grouper, Barrel and Golden Tile. THE FEE LISTED DOES NOT INCLUDE FUEL, WHICH WILL COST $600 TO $800 IN ADDITION TO THE CHARTER FEE.
  • Private trip
    12 Hour Offshore 50-90 Miles
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Sep 1 (Sat, Sun)
    $1,850
    price breakdown
    $1,850
    12 Hour Charter provides time to travel 50 - 90 miles to fish deeper wrecks and rigs for amberjack, grouper, shark, golden tile and barrel fish as well as opportunistic trolling for mahi, wahoo and blackfin tuna. This price includes fuel, first class tackle, bait, ice and bottled water.
  • Private trip
    Overnight Trip – Weekday Discount
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    1 Day Trip, starts at 3:00 PM
    Overnight stay, liveaboard
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
    $1,800
    price breakdown
    $1,800
    Overnight trips include deep structure bottom fishing as well as night time tuna jigging around oil rigs and pelagic trolling in the early morning hours, deep dropping with electric reels on structure in 900 - 1000 feet of water on the way in for Grouper, Barrel and Golden Tile. THE FEE LISTED DOES NOT INCLUDE FUEL, WHICH WILL COST $600 TO $800 IN ADDITION TO THE CHARTER FEE.
  • Private trip
    Spear Fishing Charter
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,800
    price breakdown
    $1,800
    Scuba dive spear fishing at several spots 40 - 55 miles out. Includes three dives in one selected area. This price includes fuel, ice and bottled water.
  • Private trip
    12 Hour Trip – Weekday Discount
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Sep 1 (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
    $1,665
    price breakdown
    $1,665
    12 Hour Charter provides time to travel 50 - 90 miles to fish deeper wrecks and rigs for amberjack, grouper, shark, golden tile and barrel fish as well as opportunistic trolling for mahi, wahoo and blackfin tuna. This price includes fuel, first class tackle, bait, ice and bottled water.
  • Private trip
    10 Hour Offshore – 30-50 Miles Out
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    10 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Sep 1 (Sat, Sun)
    $1,600
    price breakdown
    $1,600
    Base trip includes fishing around rigs and closer in structure for reef fish like snapper and grouper. Surface fishing for kingfish and ling. This price includes fuel, first class tackle, bait, ice and bottled water. Red Snapper season ended August 2, 2020. We recommend the 12 hour trip to go the distance to catch seasonal fish.
  • Private trip
    10 Hour Offshore – Weekday Discount
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    10 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
    $1,440
    price breakdown
    $1,440
    Applies to the 30 - 50 mile trip which is $1440 instead of $1600. 10 Hour Charters targets reef fish like snapper and grouper. Surface fishing for kingfish and ling. This price includes fuel, first class tackle, bait, ice and bottled water. Red Snapper season ended August 2, 2020. We recommend the 12 hour trip to go the distance to catch seasonal fish.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    Seasonal trip (Sat, Sun)
    $1,000
    price breakdown
    $1,000
    Fish 10 - 20 miles out primarily for king fish trolling plugs or ribbon fish over the middle ground area and around close in structure or rigs. This price includes fuel, first class tackle, bait, ice and bottled water.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Weekday Discount
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
    $900
    price breakdown
    $900
    Fish 10 - 20 miles out primarily for king fish trolling plugs or ribbon fish over the middle ground area and around close in structure or rigs. This price includes fuel, first class tackle, bait, ice and bottled water.
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About the Captain

Danny Atchison
Freeport, Texas, United States
6 Customer Reviews
Response time 6 hours
Member since June 2020
Captain Danny is a USCG Merchant Mariner Certified Captain. His passion for fishing started when he was a small boy fishing with his dad in lakes of Louisiana. Since moving to Texas and opening his crawfish store, Cajun Connection, he has also gained an abundance of coastal experience. Captain Danny has over 20 years of experience of inland and offshore fishing from the Texas Coast to the East Coast. He has a large passion for offshore where he has won many tournaments, including boats as a Professional Fisherman. Captain Danny loves people and even more loves to put people on fish. He a family man who enjoys kids, people that are new to fishing, and the experienced fishermen on the boat. He will cater your fishing experience to whatever your needs or wishes may be to make sure you have a memorable trip of a lifetime catching the biggest and the most fish possible.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Gag) Grouper (Gag)

Grouper (Scamp) Grouper (Scamp)
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Marlin (Blue) Marlin (Blue)
Sailfish Sailfish

Snapper (Red) Snapper (Red)
Swordfish Swordfish
Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Luhrs (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 2000, and restored in 2020. Powered by 2 420HP Yanmar engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

Length
38 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed
Flybridge
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed

Trip Includes

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

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
Checks
Bank Transfer

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Photos by reviewers (4)
4.78
out of 5 stars from 6 reviews
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Great Day with Captain Danny
Full day with Captain Danny and Captain JT
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
80%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
83%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
80%
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John W.
Houston, TX
 5.00
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VERIFIED   August 23, 2020
We had an excellent time fishing with Danny and Gary. They put us on the fish and and we had a blast. We all appreciated the...
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Midlothian, TX
 5.00
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VERIFIED   July 15, 2020
Great trip. Great crew. Got us on the fish and Was willing to do whatever type of fishing we wanted to do. Great boat.
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Kimberly B.
Clute, Texas
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VERIFIED   July 16, 2020
Wonderful experience!  Danny and Gary were awesome.  We’ll definitely be back for another trip.
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Jason T.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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VERIFIED   July 31, 2020
Amazing trip!!! Caught 7 - 30”+ snappers.
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