Fish Now PCB

Fish Now PCB welcomes you aboard for a lovely fun fishing trip out of Panama City Beach, Florida! Come explore the area’s productive inshore and nearshore waters as well as its reefs, flats wrecks, and the secluded backcountry. Captain Alan Culpepper will safely guide you to the best spots and help you land a respectable catch. Join him aboard and have loads of fun fishing with Fish Now PCB!

Your boat for the day is a restored 24’ Blazer Bay center console with room for up to 4 anglers. The boat runs on a 250 HP Yamaha engine and uses a GPS system, fishfinder, as well as VHF radio for quick and efficient movement on the water. You can use the onboard flybridge as well as the wireless trolling motor. The boat also features an ice-box and a livewell.

Some of the most popular species you can find on your journey are Mahi Mahi, Red Snapper, Gray Triggerfish, Porbeagle Shark, Redfish, and more. The techniques for reeling them in include light tackle bottom fishing, trolling, spinning, jigging, fly fishing, as well as drift fishing.

You’re free to keep your catch and take it home to enjoy some wonderful meals with your loved ones. Kids are welcome to join your trip, so bring them along and have a beautiful family outing in nature.

Before you start the trip, make sure to bring some snacks, drinks, as well as your own fly fishing gear if that’s your style. The captain provides rods, reels, tackle, live bait, lures, and licenses.

Pay a visit to Fish Now PCB and enjoy a sea adventure you won’t easily forget!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    2 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    2 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 PM
    $375
    A quick evening trip fishing around St. Andrews Bay, perfect for families with kids who just want to get out on the water for a few hours.
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip – Kids/Family Bay (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 5 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $500
    Bring your whole family and enjoy a low-pressure trip in St. Andrews Bay as you fish and watch dolphins. You and the captain will leave the dock at 7:00 a.m. and get back at 10:00 a.m. The captain provides fishing tackle, bait, and licenses. Great for younger kids!
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip – Kids/Family Bay (PM)
    In demand! Last booked: 5 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    $500
    Enjoy a calm fishing experience in St. Andrews Bay and relax as you fish and observe lovely dolphins. Although the trip normally starts at 2:00 p.m., you're free to depart at 4:00 p.m. instead if that suits you better. The trip includes all the fishing gear, bait, as well as licenses. Great for younger kids!
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Shark Fishing (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 2 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $700
    Enjoy a day of fishing for Shark in St. Andrews Bay and inshore wrecks! While waiting for the good bite, you'll have a great chance for other sorts of angling action. The captain will cover you for fishing licenses, tackle, as well as bait.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Shark Fishing (PM)
    Just booked! Last booked: 5 hours ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 PM
    $700
    Have a fun-packed time as you target Shark in St. Andrews Bay as well as inshore wrecks! While waiting for sharks to appear, you'll have plenty of opportunity to target various other species as well. The captain takes care of fishing licenses, tackle, and bait.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (10AM)
    Just booked! Last booked: 9 hours ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 10:00 AM
    $700
    Enjoy an afternoon on the gorgeous inshore waters of Florida and have fun chasing a variety of prized fish. You'll go after Redfish and Trout, as well as many other species. You and the crew will be using light tackle with artificial and live bait to attract your prey.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $700
    This morning trip includes inshore fishing for Redfish and Trout, along with various other species. You'll chase all the fish using light tackle with artificial and live bait. You and the captain will leave the dock at 6:00 a.m. and fish for 4 hours.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    $700
    This afternoon trip includes inshore fishing for Redfish and Trout, along with various other species. You'll chase all the fish using light tackle with artificial and live bait. You and the captain will leave the dock at 2 pm and fish for 4 hours.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $800
    Fish for various types of reef fish, the 5-hour trip gives us just a little extra time to sometimes try a few different types of fishing all in the same trip.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Wreck Fishing (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 4 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $950
    On this catch and release trip, you'll have a chance to chase Amberjack, Red Snapper, as well as many other reef fish! Your captain supplies you with all the fishing tackle, live bait, lures, and fishing licenses. The departure time is 6:00 a.m.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Wreck Fishing (PM)
    Just booked! Last booked: 9 hours ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 12:00 PM
    $950
    Enjoy a great chase for Red Snapper, Amberjack, and many other prized reef species! You leave the dock at 12:00 p.m. The captain will provide all the fishing tackle, lures, live bait, and fishing licenses. The trip lasts 6 hours.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Red Snapper (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jun 17 - Jul 31
    $1,000
    Red Snapper fishing on nearshore wrecks and reefs.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Red Snapper (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 12:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Jun 17 - Jul 31
    $1,000
    Fishing near shore wrecks and reefs for red snapper.
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About the Captain

Alan Culpepper
Panama City Beach, Florida, United States
38 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since December 2020
Hit the offshore waters of Panama City Beach and join Captain Alan for a fun and exciting chase for some lovely fish!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)

Redfish Redfish
Shark (Porbeagle) Porbeagle Shark
Snapper (Red) Red Snapper
Triggerfish (Gray) Gray Triggerfish

Boat Specs

Blazer Bay (Center console) originally built in 2012, and restored in 2021. Powered by a 250HP Yahmaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.

Length
24 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Flybridge
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box
GPS
Fishfinder
Flybridge
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
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, 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
PayPal
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 3% charge will apply.

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
5.0 / 5
out of 5 stars from 38 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (37)
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Fishing trip with Capt. Alan
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
97%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
88%
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Adam D.

The captain canceled

VERIFIED   NEW  June 6, 2022
The charter operator canceled 2 days prior to the trip date. This is an automated posting.
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Austin J.
New Smyrna Beach, Florida
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
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Fishing with Captain Alan Culpepper!

VERIFIED   NEW  4 Hour Trip – Shark Fishing (PM) on June 12, 2022
Booked a shark fishing trip with Captain Alan Culpepper for the kids. Unfortunately the sharks were not biting but we had a...
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Thomas F. C.
Smyrna, TN
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Very good
4.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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4 hour evening inland trip on 5/12/22

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (10AM) on May 12, 2022
After discussing with Alan what fish we were targeting he decided to take us to a wreck however the rough ride getting there...
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Thomas G.
Kerrville, TX
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Reds and Trout Inshore

VERIFIED   NEW  4 Hour Trip (AM) on June 8, 2022
We had a slow day but the guide was extremely knowledgeable.  The boat was clean and very nice.  We fished a half dozen places...
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Chris K.
Palestine, TX
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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6 hour trip with Captain Benji

VERIFIED   NEW  6 Hour Trip – Red Snapper (PM) on June 17, 2022
Awesome trip for the family. Captain Benji was amazing and definitely knows how to find the fish. We caught red snapper, black...
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FAQs about Fish Now PCB

Fish Now PCB offers the following trips to customers:
  • $375 per group - 2 Hour Trip (2 hours)
  • $500 per group - 3 Hour Trip – Kids/Family Bay (AM) (3 hours)
  • $500 per group - 3 Hour Trip – Kids/Family Bay (PM) (3 hours)
  • $700 per group - 4 Hour Trip – Shark Fishing (AM) (4 hours)
  • $700 per group - 4 Hour Trip – Shark Fishing (PM) (4 hours)
  • $700 per group - 4 Hour Trip (10AM) (4 hours)
  • $700 per group - 4 Hour Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • $700 per group - 4 Hour Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • $800 per group - 5 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing (5 hours)
  • $950 per group - 6 Hour Trip – Wreck Fishing (AM) (6 hours)
  • $950 per group - 6 Hour Trip – Wreck Fishing (PM) (6 hours)
  • $1,000 per group - 6 Hour Trip – Red Snapper (AM) (6 hours)
  • $1,000 per group - 6 Hour Trip – Red Snapper (PM) (6 hours)

When you book a trip with Fish Now PCB, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Flybridge
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Fish Now PCB include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Fishing License

Fish Now PCB offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

Fish Now PCB offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Fly Fishing
  • Drift Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Fish Now PCB include:
  • Amberjack
  • Cobia
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Redfish
  • Shark (Porbeagle)
  • Snapper (Red)
  • Triggerfish (Gray)