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.

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.


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  • 8 Hour Trip
    8 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 1200 private charter
  • 7 Hour Trip
    7 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 1050 private charter
  • 6 Hour Trip
    6 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 900 private charter
  • 5 Hour Trip
    5 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 750 private charter
  • 4 Hour Trip (PM)
    4 hour trip, starts at 12:00 PM
    US$ 600 private charter
  • 4 Hour Trip (AM)
    4 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 600 private charter

About this listing

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
4 persons
Types of Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Targeted Species
 
Amberjack
 
Bonito

 
Cobia
 
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)

 
Grouper (Scamp)
 
King Mackerel (Kingfish)

 
Scup (Porgy)
 
Sheepshead

 
Snapper (Mangrove)
 
Snapper (Red)

 
Snapper (Vermilion)
 
Spanish Mackerel
Amenities
Toilet
porta-potty in console for the women
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Simrad and Lowrance backup
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Simrad NSE 12
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Flybridge
Mostly used for sight fishing Cobia in the spring,
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Large fish box in stern
Toilet
porta-potty in console for the women
GPS
Simrad and Lowrance backup
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Simrad NSE 12
Flybridge
Mostly used for sight fishing Cobia in the spring,
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
All tackle included, please do not bring your own w
Live Bait
caught every morn, option to buy most days
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
boneless, skinless, unless specified otherwise
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License Included
provided for all customers
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
Deposit non-refundable
Deposit non-refundable under normal circumstances. In case of unsafe weather conditions, you can choose a different trip date or cancel with a full deposit refund.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.

Other Policies  
Child Friendly
age 6 and under must have life jackets
 
You Keep Catch
Includes cleaning and bagging
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Payment

15% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker 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, Checks.

About the Captain

Tim Adams
Destin, Florida, United States
Member since June 2015
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.
Response time: 1 hour
Response rate: 100%

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Customer Reviews

4.89 out of 5 stars from 6 reviews

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Captain Tim was fantastic. I had been on a chartered trip before and took three “first time” teenagers for my son’s birthday. Simply put, Captain Tim was exceptional at handling 4 seperate fisherman while simultaneously piloting the boat. His experience and friendly demeanor made our trip as easy as we could ask for and he knew where to find the fish. I would absolutely recommend him for any small group wanting to fish the Gulf Coast.

Fished August 3, 2017
Tim Adams (The Captain)
Replied to this review on August 15, 2017

I’m so glad you enjoyed the experience! Kyle and the boys were great! Hope to see you guys again sometime, Pensacola isn’t very far to drive from! Here are some images of Kyle and Dawson with sea monsters in their possession! Tell Josh to come back and be my first mate!!!

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4 hour trip with captain Tim was well worth the time. Captain was very knowledgeable and was great with my sons and their friends. We caught several king and spainish mackerel that were all keepers.  We will book with him again

Fished July 22, 2017
Tim Adams (The Captain)
Replied to this review on July 28, 2017

Woody, thanks for sharing your family with me, I had a great time as well! For a little guy, Drew is a good angler! Hope to see you guys again, Tight Lines!

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I took the kids fishing for the 4th of July on the Double Time.  It was a gorgeous day on the water and Captain Tim put us on the fish! We caught our limit of red snapper plus a couple of good mackerel as well as some other fish too small to keep. We cooked our catch of the day red snapper for our holiday dinner. Captain Tim is knowledgeable about the area and the fish. He was great with the kids both encouraging and educating. I highly recommend a trip with Captain Tim!

Fished July 4, 2017
Tim Adams (The Captain)
Replied to this review on July 5, 2017

Thanks, John! I had a great time with you and “the kids”! I love to see the look on the young angler’s faces when they hook into a big one. They can’t believe how hard they pull! See you again, friend.

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