Coastal Outfitters, Inc. invites you for an action-packed fishing trip in Florida that you’ll remember for a long time! Starting out of Tavernier, you and your crew will hit the beautiful offshore waters as well as reefs and wrecks to search for some tough and tasty fish. There’s a great choice of prized species you can reel in and the crew knows how to make it happen. Join in today and make wonderful memories fishing in Florida!

Your trip starts on a 36’ Contender center console that was restored in 2022. It runs on twin 250 HP Yamaha engines and uses fishfinder, GPS, radio, as well as radar technology for efficient and safe navigation across the water. Up to 6 anglers can join a trip. The boat has also got a flybridge, outriggers, and a livewell. For any help you may need, feel free to ask the first mate.

Using light and heavy tackle, you can fish in many different ways. Bottom fishing, trolling, kite fishing, drifting, spinning, and other techniques are all available for you to try out. The species you can encounter on your trip include Mahi Mahi, Snapper, Wahoo, Swordfish, Blackfin Tuna, as well as Amberjack.

You can keep all the fish you catch and you’re welcome to bring kids on your trip. The captain will provide all the fishing tackle, bait, licenses, and even offer you free catch cleaning and filleting. Just bring the food and drinks of your choice and you’ll be ready for your adventure.

Come fish with Coastal Outfitters, Inc and have lots of fun fishing in Florida!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip – Winter Patch Reef
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    $850
    This is a fun and short trip, great for kids, some dinner, and bending rods! You and the crew will stay on the shallow reefs catching Snapper, Mackerel, Shark, and many other species that swim by! The trip runs from 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip – Reef and Wreck
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    $1,200
    On this 5-hour trip, you and the crew will be focused on drifting the edge of the reef or wrecks for Snapper, Cobia, Permit, Kingfish, Wahoo, Sailfish, and anything else that might swim by while out there! The departure time is 7:30 a.m.
  • Private trip
    7 Hour Trip – Offshore
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    7 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    $1,500
    This trip lasts for 7-9 hours and will have you and the crew looking for Mahi Mahi when it's around as well as Blackfin Tuna. You can also deep drop for various Snapper species and other dinner fish of the deep! The trip starts at 7:30 a.m.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip – Swordfishing
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    $2,250
    This is a full day trip where you target amazing Swordfish! This is one of the most incredible fish to see in person and fight as well as eat. While drifting for these monsters, you also come across Mahi Mahi and Blackfin Tuna!
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About the Charter Operator

Coastal Outfitters, Inc.
Tavernier, Florida, United States
7 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
74 Customer reviews
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Member since November 2016
The captain became a fisherman because of his love of the outdoors and the ocean. He became a charter captain for his passion for bringing people these experiences that most will never have in their lifetime. He's developed his style of fishing based on action and adventure.

About this listing

Targeted species

Amberjack Amberjack
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Snapper (Mutton) Mutton Snapper
Snapper (Vermilion) Vermilion Snapper

Boat specs

Contender (Center console) originally built in 2000, and restored in 2022. Powered by 2 250HP Yamaha engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots.

Length
36 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of fishing

Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing
Kite Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Flybridge
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
Radar

Trip includes

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

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 14 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 14 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 10% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% 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
Checks

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
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Boat
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fishing with Chris
Fishing with Chris
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Marc L.
Bradenton, Florida
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Very good
4.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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6 hours with Captain Donny and Lo

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Reef and Wreck on August 3, 2022
By far, the best charter that my family has ever taken. If you want to catch some big fish then these people know where to...
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Tony Z.
Holland, MI
Excellent
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Excellent
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Fishing with Chris

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Reef and Wreck on April 8, 2022
We had an amazing half day trip and caught our limit of Tuna and 3 Mahi Mahi within a few hours of fishing. I brought my two...
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Mick R.
Lake Hallie, WI
Excellent
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Excellent
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Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5 hour Ship Wreck Trip

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Reef and Wreck on March 21, 2022
Despite mother nature trying her best to blow us off the water, we had a great time.  Fish were biting, and we brought back...
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Lara W.
Grapevine, TX
Excellent
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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7 hour trip

VERIFIED   7 Hour Trip – Offshore on March 16, 2022
What an experience!  My family of 5 enjoyed every minute with Donny on the newly renovated 36’ center console. We caught...
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Garrett J.
Miami, Florida
Excellent
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April fishing trip

VERIFIED   7 Hour Trip – Offshore on April 7, 2022
Captin was great and cought lots of fish.
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FAQs about Coastal Outfitters Offshore Fishing

Coastal Outfitters Offshore Fishing offers the following trips to customers:
  • $850 per group - 3 Hour Trip – Winter Patch Reef (3 hours)
  • $1,200 per group - 5 Hour Trip – Reef and Wreck (5 hours)
  • $1,500 per group - 7 Hour Trip – Offshore (7 hours)
  • $2,250 per group - 8 Hour Trip – Swordfishing (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Coastal Outfitters Offshore Fishing, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Flybridge
  • Live Bait Well
  • Outriggers
  • Radar

Trips booked with Coastal Outfitters Offshore Fishing include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • First Mate
  • Fishing License

Coastal Outfitters Offshore Fishing offers the following types of fishing:
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing

Coastal Outfitters Offshore Fishing offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Drift Fishing
  • Kite Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Coastal Outfitters Offshore Fishing include:
  • Amberjack
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Snapper (Mutton)
  • Snapper (Vermilion)
  • Snapper (Yellowtail)
  • Swordfish
  • Tuna (Blackfin)
  • Wahoo