Double Time Charters

210 Harbor Blvd
Destin FL, United States

Double Time Charters specializes in fishing adventures at unbeatable rates out of Destin, the ‘World’s Luckiest Fishing Village.” With trips ranging from four to eight hours, you will surely have something that suits your specific needs.

Whether you want to stay in the Choctawhatchee Bay or head to the Gulf of Mexico, you have found the right place. Captain Tim will put his talent to work for you. No matter how far you have to go for the hot bite, you will always stay in sight of land.

Double Time Charters will take you fishing for a variety of reef and pelagic species. Your potential catches will depend on the season, including but not limited to Almaco Jack, Amberjack, Jack Crevalle, Red Snapper, Mangrove Snapper, Vermillion Snapper, Triggerfish, Sheepshead, Redfish, Black Drum, Grouper, Scamp, Black Seabass, San Perch, Bank Seabass, Cobia, Tripletail… and the list just keeps going!

Take as many fish species off your personal bucket list as possible. Bottom fish, troll, and sight fish for Mahi Mahi, Tuna, Wahoo, Shark, Porgy, Bluefish, and Ladyfish.

Double Trouble Charters will take you out aboard a 25’ World Cat power catamaran. This is a quiet and stable fishing machine with twin 150 HP Yamaha 4-stroke outboards. The boat is outfitted with navigational and fish finding electronics, as well as other professional accessories. There is a Cobia tower with full controls, an ice-box for the catch and a cooler for drinks, and a porta-potty for the lady anglers. All aboard!

The trips come with quality tackle, ice, fishing license, and the fish cleaning and bagging. Your will need to bring your own drinks, snacks, proper clothing, and a camera.


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 1280
    up to 4 persons
    + US$ 100
    each additional person
    If you want the waters all to yourself, this is your trip. Bottom fish and troll for whatever is in the season. Target Snappers, Groupers, all other reef fish while bottom fishing, or troll for the pelagics such as Kingfish, Spanish, Wahoos, Bonitos, and even Mahi.
  • Private trip
    7 Hour Trip
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    7 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 1120
    up to 4 persons
    + US$ 100
    each additional person
    This trip will see you testing your angling skills on the waters out of Destin. You can fish in the bay or in the Gulf, or even combine both. You can fish for Red Snapper, Mangrove Snapper, Groupers, and other reef fish while bottom fishing, or you can troll for faster moving species such as King Mackerel, Spanish, Wahoo, Bonito, and even Mahi sometimes!
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 960
    up to 4 persons
    + US$ 100
    each additional person
    This trip is ideal for those anglers who want a bit of everything! Try some bottom fishing or trolling, or just do both. Check the bite close to the shore, on the reefs, and drop-offs. Target Red Snapper, Mangrove Snapper, Groupers and other reef fish. Troll for King Mackerel, Spanish, Bonito and even Mahi sometimes! Other types of fishing can sometimes be available depending on the season.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    5 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 800
    up to 4 persons
    + US$ 100
    each additional person
    On trips this length and longer we target Red Snapper and other Snappers as well as Groupers for bottom fishing, and we target King Mackerel, Spanish Mackerel, Dolphin and other species for trolling.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (AM)
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 640
    up to 4 persons
    + US$ 100
    each additional person
    This trip is inshore Gulf fishing with bottom fishing for Snappers and other reef fish, or trolling for King Mackerels, Spanish Mackerels, and sometimes Dolphin. Great for beginners and families with kids.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (PM)
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 hours trip, starts at 12:00 PM
    US$ 640
    up to 4 persons
    + US$ 100
    each additional person
    This trip will be available if the 6:00 one is already booked. You will normally leave at 11:00 am. You will be trolling or bottom fishing for whatever is in the season. Stay in the bay or head out to the Gulf - the choice is yours!
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack
Bonito
Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)

Grouper (Scamp)
King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Scup (Porgy)
Sheepshead

Snapper (Mangrove)
Snapper (Red)
Snapper (Vermilion)
Spanish Mackerel

Boat Specs

World Cat (Catamaran) originally built in 1998. Powered by 2 150HP Yamaha F150 engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 20 knots.

Length
25 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Flybridge
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Flybridge
Live Bait Well

Trip Includes

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

Policies

Deposit non-refundable
Deposit non-refundable under normal circumstances. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
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
Checks

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 4% fee.

About the Captain

Tim Adams
Destin, Florida, United States
Member since June 2015
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Captain since 1986, I have been running SCUBA and fishing charters continuously since that time. I have been a Scuba diving instructor since 1985, I don't teach anymore, but still dive when I am not fishing! I absolutely love the marine life of the seas, I'm still fascinated by the diversity of it as well. My degree is in Biology so I naturally am drawn to the salt water and all its critters which reside and swim there.
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Response rate: 100%

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4.89
out of 5 stars from 15 reviews
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100%
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100%
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100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
87%
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Debra Bennett
Monroe, GA
 5.00
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Fishing 5 Hr with Captain Tim

VERIFIED   July 13, 2018
Me and my son love to fish and Captain Tim made my son’s first guided Saltwater trip one he will never forget. ...
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Adam Proulx
Destin, FL
 5.00
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half day trip with Captain Adams

VERIFIED   July 9, 2018
I’ve been fishing in Florida numerous times, but this was by far the best I’ve been on. Captain Tim Adams was one...
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Tom Stevens
Pensacola, FL
 5.00
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VERIFIED   June 27, 2018
Capt Tim was great in teaching my boys (17 and 20) who were experienced fisherman the techniqus for Snapper ( caught some...
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Frank Crowder
Fort Walton Beach, FL
 5.00
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VERIFIED   July 15, 2018
Captain Tim put us on the fish and stayed on the fish, if your thinking about booking with him, do some curls in advance, because...
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Sean Cronin
Wesley Chapel, FL
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VERIFIED   July 9, 2018
Captain Tim was awesome. He worked his butt off to make sure we had a great time! We limited out on Red Snapper. Boat was tremendous...
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