Explore the lovely waters around Panama City, Florida and have lots of fun fishing with Stow Away Fishing. Together with Captain Nathan Stow, you’ll embark on a trip to nearshore as well as offshore waters and have fun chasing many elusive and tasty species.

The grounds around Panama City are well-known for their fish reservoirs and your captain knows how to put you on the fish and make your trip the best possible. Come aboard and have a memorable fishing experience with Stow Away Fishing!

Your adventure starts on a 25’ Sea Hunt center console that runs on twin 150 HP Yamaha engines and can sit up to 6 guests. Apart from all the modern navigation gear, the boat’s equipped with a wireless trolling motor to make a more stealthy approach and a livewell to supply you with live bait. There’s an onboard toilet you’ll have access to and there’s also an ice-box you can use to store your fish and drinks.

The species you can target include Mangrove Snapper, Red Grouper, Mahi Mahi, Amberjack, Spanish Mackerel, Triggerfish, and many more. To catch them, you’ll use light and heavy tackle to bottom fish, troll, spin, and jig. You’re free to choose if you’ll release or keep the fish you catch and you can bring kids on your trip as well.

Captain Nathan will provide you with all the fishing gear, clean and fillet your catch, and will also cover you for fishing licenses. This means you’ll just need some food and drinks for your trip.

Come visit Stow Away Fishing and spend a fun and exciting day exploring the gorgeous waters of Panama City!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip—Fishing/Shell Island
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $1,050
    Spend the first part of your trip fishing for 5 hours and then travel to Shell Island to spend the remaining 3 hours! The captain reminds you to bring a cooler with food and drinks for yourselves and plenty of sunscreen.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip – Reef Fishing/Trolling
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $850
    Spend 5 hours and enjoy a natural bottom or artificial reef fishing trip. If you prefer trolling the waters for pelagics, the captain can accommodate that as well! He'll provide all the fishing equipment, bait, and licenses. You should only bring a cooler with food and drinks for yourselves, and please don't forget sunscreen.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour trolling
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $680
    Trolling near shore for King and Spanish mackerel, Bonito, Mahi-mahi and many other pelagics!
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About the Captain

Nathan Stow
Panama City Beach, Florida, United States
12 Customer Reviews
Response time 5 hours
Member since May 2021
Captain Nathan welcomes you to Florida and invites you to join him on a memorable sea adventure on the nearshore and offshore waters of Panama City!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Black) Black Grouper
Grouper (Gag) Gag Grouper

Grouper (Red) Red Grouper
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Snapper (Mangrove) Mangrove Snapper
Snapper (Red) Red Snapper

Snapper (Vermilion) Vermilion Snapper
Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel
Triggerfish (Gray) Gray Triggerfish
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Sea Hunt (Center console) originally built in 2021. Powered by 2 150HP Yamaha engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 52 knots.

Length
25 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging

Amenities

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

Trip Includes

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

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 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 agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 15% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% 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
PayPal
Checks

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Customer Reviews

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Wonder memories made with the family and dinner from the sea!!
Wonder memories made with the family and dinner from the sea!!
Great experience with captain Nathan
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Angler Rating
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Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
83%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
88%
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Amie H.
Camdenton, MO
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Great experience with captain Nathan

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Reef Fishing/Trolling on July 13, 2021
Our captain knew exactly where to take us to catch the fish we were hoping and we indeed starting catching them quickly after...
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Andronicus O.
Mt. Juliet, TN
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1st timer

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Reef Fishing/Trolling on July 1, 2021
Me and my son went of deep sea fishing for the 1st time….The captain and his Co pilot was super cool….We both enjoyed the...
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Jamie M.
Ocala, Florida
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Half Day Charter

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Reef Fishing/Trolling on August 5, 2021
Nate and Luke were great. This was my family’s first time off shore fishing so we had no idea what we were doing, but with...
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Tina W.
United States
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Wonder memories made with the family and dinner from the sea!!

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Reef Fishing/Trolling on August 4, 2021
Stow Away Fishing was Amazing!!! We had an amazing time and would highly recommend! Not only were they wonderful at what they...
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Joyce H.
Dallas, GA
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Half day trip with captain Nate

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Reef Fishing/Trolling on September 17, 2021
Despite the less than ideal weather conditions, captain Nate still managed to put us on fish and made the day memorable. Had...
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FAQs about Stow Away Fishing

Stow Away Fishing offers the following trips to customers:
  • $680 per group, additional $75 per person after 4 guests - 4 Hour trolling (4 hours)
  • $850 per group, additional $75 per person after 4 guests - 5 Hour Trip – Reef Fishing/Trolling (5 hours)
  • $1,050 per group, additional $75 per person after 4 guests - Full Day Trip—Fishing/Shell Island (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Stow Away Fishing, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Stow Away Fishing include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Fishing License

Stow Away Fishing offers the following types of fishing:
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing

Stow Away Fishing offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging

Top targeted fish species with Stow Away Fishing include:
  • Amberjack
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Grouper (Black)
  • Grouper (Gag)
  • Grouper (Red)
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snapper (Red)
  • Snapper (Vermilion)
  • Spanish Mackerel
  • Triggerfish (Gray)
  • Wahoo