Reel Twisted Charters is located in Panama City and offers to show you a memorable time in these waters.

Capt. Dalton will do his best to make sure you have a fun day full of fishing. This involves 3 to 12-hour trips, mainly fishing for Snapper, King Mackerel, Dolphin, Amberjack, Grouper, and Cobia, depending on the season and conditions on the day. On these trips, you can expect to use techniques such as light tackle, heavy tackle, bottom fishing, trolling, big game fishing, drift fishing, and jigging.

Your fishing adventure starts on a 36’ Hatteras boat that can safely take up to 6 anglers. This boat comes with a toilet, ac, an ice-box, and a fighting chair.

All rods, reels, and terminal tackle are included in the price so you can focus on what really matters, fishing. Your trip will include all the necessary fishing licenses for the day.

Book your trip now and hit the water with Reel Twisted Charters.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    3 Hour – Spring Special (10:30AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 10:30 AM
    Seasonal trip Jan 1 - May 15
    US $600
    A three-hour trolling trip targeting Spanish Mackerel in the bay. The goal for this trip is to get the family or friends on the water! Staying inside the bay system means calmer waters, more fishing time, and hopefully an action-packed trip! This trip is a great way to introduce new anglers to the Charter Boat experience. Enjoy all of the comforts and amenities of the Reel Twisted without the worry of motion sickness. This is a seasonal special. If you do not see an available date, please request one!
    Targeted fish
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Bluefish
    Bluefish
    Ladyfish
    Ladyfish
    Spanish Mackerel
    Spanish Mackerel
    Bonito
    Bonito
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip – Spring Special (7AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jan 1 - May 15
    US $600
    A three-hour trolling trip targeting Spanish Mackerel in the bay. The goal for this trip is to get the family or friends on the water! Staying inside the bay system means calmer waters, more fishing time, and hopefully an action-packed trip! This trip is a great way to introduce new anglers to the Charter Boat experience. Enjoy all of the comforts and amenities of the Reel Twisted without the worry of motion sickness. This is a seasonal special. If you do not see an available date, please request one!
    Targeted fish
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Bluefish
    Bluefish
    Ladyfish
    Ladyfish
    Spanish Mackerel
    Spanish Mackerel
    Bonito
    Bonito
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip – Spring Special (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Jan 1 - May 15
    US $600
    A three-hour trolling trip targeting Spanish Mackerel in the bay. The goal for this trip is to get the family or friends on the water! Staying inside the bay system means calmer waters, more fishing time, and hopefully an action-packed trip! This trip is a great way to introduce new anglers to the charter boat experience. Enjoy all of the comforts and amenities of the Reel Twisted without the worry of motion sickness. This is a seasonal special. If you do not see an available date, please request one!
    Targeted fish
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Bluefish
    Bluefish
    Ladyfish
    Ladyfish
    Spanish Mackerel
    Spanish Mackerel
    Bonito
    Bonito
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip – Trolling
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jan 1 - Jun 1
    US $600
    Take a 3-hour troll through the bay. Spanish Mackerel congregates in the bay system here and is a blast to catch. You and the captain leave the dock at 6:00 a.m. and get back at 9:00 a.m. This is a seasonal trip. Check availability!
  • Private trip
    4 hour Shark fishing
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 PM
    US $725
    Take a trip with us and hook up on a once in a lifetime fish! As the sun starts to set, the sharks come out to feed. Most of these trips take place in the bay while the boat is at anchor. Bring along a drink, watch the sunset, and wait for that bite! The boat is equipped with a stereo, lighting on the deck, and chairs for more comfotable seating. Book now!
    Targeted fish
    Shark (Hammerhead)
    Hammerhead Shark
    Shark (Blacktip)
    Blacktip Shark
    Shark (Tiger)
    Tiger Shark
    Shark (Bonnethead)
    Bonnethead Shark
    Shark (Bull)
    Bull Shark
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jan 1 - Jun 1
    US $825
    A great trip for beginners and kids! Less time on the water means less distance you can travel. The captain and mate will do everything in their power to help you get bites. You'll start your adventure at 6:00 a.m. and spend 4 hours on the water. This trip is mostly a trolling trip.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    US $825
    This trip is an excellent choice if you plan to bring kids or if you're new to the angling world. The trip lasts for 4 hours which means that you won't travel too much off the coast. Your captain and first mate will do everything they can in order to put you on the bite. This trip is typically a trolling-only trip.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour–Trolling King Mackerel (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Nov 1
    US $1,000
    This trip is designed to take advantage of the abundance of pelagic species of fish near shore in the Gulf of Mexico. Oftentimes a short ride out can take you to some of the most heavily populated waters for King Mackerel and Bonito. Mahi Mahi is often sighted and caught in these same areas. Give this trip a try to change things up from the bottom fishing norm. A more relaxed setting and can potentially produce a fish of a lifetime!
    Targeted fish
    Barracuda (Great)
    Great Barracuda
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Jack Crevalle
    Jack Crevalle
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Sailfish
    Sailfish
    Bluefish
    Bluefish
    Lingcod
    Lingcod
    Spanish Mackerel
    Spanish Mackerel
    Tripletail
    Tripletail
    Bonito
    Bonito
  • Private trip
    5 Hour–Trolling King Mackerel (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Nov 1
    US $1,000
    This trip is designed to take advantage of the abundance of pelagic species of fish near shore in the Gulf of Mexico. Oftentimes a short ride out can take you to some of the most heavily populated waters for King Mackerel and Bonito. Mahi Mahi is often sighted and caught in these same areas. Give this trip a try to change things up from the bottom fishing norm. A more relaxed setting and can potentially produce a fish of a lifetime!
    Targeted fish
    Barracuda (Great)
    Great Barracuda
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
    Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
    Jack Crevalle
    Jack Crevalle
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Sailfish
    Sailfish
    Wahoo
    Wahoo
    Bluefish
    Bluefish
    Spanish Mackerel
    Spanish Mackerel
    Tripletail
    Tripletail
    Bonito
    Bonito
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Shark fishing
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 PM
    US $1,000
    Take a trip with us and hook up on a once in a lifetime fish! As the sun starts to set, the sharks come out to feed. Most of these trips take place in the bay while the boat is at anchor. Bring along a drink, watch the sunset, and wait for that bite! The boat is equipped with a stereo, lighting on the deck, and chairs for more comfotable seating. Book now!
    Targeted fish
    Shark (Hammerhead)
    Hammerhead Shark
    Shark (Blacktip)
    Blacktip Shark
    Shark (Tiger)
    Tiger Shark
    Shark (Bonnethead)
    Bonnethead Shark
    Shark (Bull)
    Bull Shark
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jan 1 - Jun 14
    US $1,180
    Six hours of reel twisted fun! This 3/4 day trip allows you more opportunity to target and reel in a fine catch. The captain and his mate will try their best to put you on the bite. The trip starts at 6:00 a.m. and you'll get back at 12:00 p.m.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip (AM) Fall
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Aug 1 - Dec 31
    US $1,180
    Six hours of reel twisted fun! This 3/4 day trip allows you more opportunity to target and reel in a fine catch. The captain and his mate will try their best to put you on the bite. The trip starts at 6:00 a.m. and you'll get back at 12:00 p.m.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Jan 1 - Jun 14
    US $1,180
    Come aboard and spend 6 hours of pure fun! This trip allows you more opportunity than a 4-hour trip to spot and land a catch. Captain Dalton and his mate will do everything they can to provide a successful and enjoyable fishing experience for you.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip (PM) Fall
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Aug 1 - Dec 31
    US $1,180
    Come aboard and spend 6 hours of pure fun! This trip allows you more opportunity than a 4-hour trip to spot and land a catch. Captain Dalton and his mate will do everything they can to provide a successful and enjoyable fishing experience for you.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip (AM) Red Snapper
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jun 15 - Jul 31
    US $1,300
    Six hours of reel twisted fun! This 3/4 day trip allows you more opportunity to target and reel in a fine catch. The captain and his mate will try their best to put you on the bite. The trip starts at 6:00 a.m. and you'll get back at 12:00 p.m.
    Fishing techniques
    Bottom Fishing
    Trolling
    Targeted fish
    Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
    Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    King Mackerel (Kingfish)
    Snapper (Red)
    Red Snapper
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Snapper (Vermilion)
    Vermilion Snapper
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip (PM) Red Snapper
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Jun 15 - Jul 31
    US $1,300
    Come aboard and spend 6 hours of pure fun! This trip allows you more opportunity than a 4-hour trip to spot and land a catch. Captain Dalton and his mate will do everything they can to provide a successful and enjoyable fishing experience for you.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip Fall
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Aug 1 - Dec 31
    US $1,550
    On an 8-hour trip, the fishing possibilities are endless! Bottom fishing, trolling, and checking weed lines for Mahi Mahi are just a few ideas that Captain Dalton has in mind. You'll leave the dock at 6:00 a.m. Pack a lunch for this one!
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip Spring
    In demand! Last booked: 6 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jan 1 - Jun 14
    US $1,550
    On an 8-hour trip, the fishing possibilities are endless! Bottom fishing, trolling, and checking weed lines for Mahi Mahi are just a few ideas that Captain Dalton has in mind. You'll leave the dock at 6:00 a.m. Pack a lunch for this one!
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Red Snapper season
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jun 15 - Jul 31
    US $1,750
    On an 8-hour trip, the fishing possibilities are endless! Bottom fishing, trolling, and checking weed lines for Mahi Mahi are just a few ideas that Captain Dalton has in mind. You'll leave the dock at 6:00 a.m. Pack a lunch for this one!
  • Private trip
    10 Hour Trip – Haul
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    10 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US $2,200
    Captain Dalton recommends this 10-hour trip for guys and girls with a little bit of experience in offshore fishing! On trips such as this, the limitations for fishing are few. Come aboard and create some lovely memories on the water!
  • Private trip
    12 Hour Trip – All Day Affair
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US $2,600
    You and the crew will have an all day long! This trip gives the captain the ability to run whichever pattern puts you on the most fish. Time is not an issue on this trip, so just sit back and relax. No need to check your watch today!
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FAQs about Reel Twisted Charters

Reel Twisted Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • US $600 per group - 3 Hour – Spring Special (10:30AM) (3 hours)
  • US $600 per group - 3 Hour Trip – Spring Special (7AM) (3 hours)
  • US $600 per group - 3 Hour Trip – Spring Special (PM) (3 hours)
  • US $600 per group, additional US $50 per person after 3 guests - 3 Hour Trip – Trolling (3 hours)
  • US $725 per group - 4 hour Shark fishing (4 hours)
  • US $825 per group - 4 Hour Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • US $825 per group - 4 Hour Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • US $1,000 per group - 5 Hour–Trolling King Mackerel (AM) (5 hours)
  • US $1,000 per group - 5 Hour–Trolling King Mackerel (PM) (5 hours)
  • US $1,000 per group - 6 Hour Shark fishing (6 hours)
  • US $1,180 per group - 6 Hour Trip (AM) (6 hours)
  • US $1,180 per group - 6 Hour Trip (AM) Fall (6 hours)
  • US $1,180 per group - 6 Hour Trip (PM) (6 hours)
  • US $1,180 per group - 6 Hour Trip (PM) Fall (6 hours)
  • US $1,300 per group - 6 Hour Trip (AM) Red Snapper (6 hours)
  • US $1,300 per group - 6 Hour Trip (PM) Red Snapper (6 hours)
  • US $1,550 per group - 8 Hour Trip Fall (8 hours)
  • US $1,550 per group - 8 Hour Trip Spring (8 hours)
  • US $1,750 per group - 8 Hour Red Snapper season (8 hours)
  • US $2,200 per group - 10 Hour Trip – Haul (10 hours)
  • US $2,600 per group - 12 Hour Trip – All Day Affair (12 hours)

When you book a trip with Reel Twisted Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fighting Chair
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Bed
  • Live Bait Well
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Multimedia System
  • Ice Box
  • Radar

Trips booked with Reel Twisted Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • First Mate
  • Fishing License

Reel Twisted Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing

Reel Twisted Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Jigging
  • Drift Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Reel Twisted Charters include:
  • Amberjack
  • Cobia
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Grouper (Gag)
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snapper (Red)
  • Snapper (Vermilion)
  • Spanish Mackerel
  • Triggerfish (Gray)
  • Tuna (Blackfin)
  • Wahoo

Meet the Captain

Dalton Collins
Panama City, Florida, United States
96 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since December 2021
Join Captain Dalton in Panama City and explore the area's rich inshore as well as offshore grounds!

About this listing

Targeted species

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

Boat specs

Hatteras 36 (Sportfishing) originally built in 1984, and restored in 2022. Powered by 2 370HP Volvo Penta engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 18 knots.

Length
36 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
Jigging
Drift Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
First Mate
Fishing License

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 3 days before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.

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
Disabled Accessible

Payment

Pay online in full

Pay online in full through FishingBooker and save on credit card fees at the dock.

No additional fees.
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
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 80 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (133)
Great spring trip
Lots of fun
Lots of fun
+130
Angler rating
71
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Anglers claimed
Good experience
93%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
98%
Appropriate for children
97%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Caught fish
86%
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Noah J.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Fishing with Dalton

VERIFIED   4 hour Shark fishing on July 6, 2023
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Chad W.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fishing trip in June

VERIFIED   8 Hour Red Snapper season on June 27, 2023
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Karrie G.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fishing trip in June

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip (AM) on June 22, 2023
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Alex H.
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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4 hr PM Trolling

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (PM) on May 22, 2023
If you are are looking for a great trolling trip Reel Twisted is the way to go. Dalton kept us on the fish the good majority...
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Kattie M.
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Very good
4.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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So much Fun👍👍

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip (PM) on October 4, 2023
My first experience deep-sea fishing. Would definitely go again and with the same crew! They knew what they were doing. They...
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