HunkerDown Fishing Charters is located in Ponte Vedra Beach and offers to show you a memorable time in these waters. Join in for a lovely river, inshore, flats, or backcountry trip and have a great time chasing many respectable species.

Capt. Blake Ginter will do his best to make sure you have a fun day full of fishing. This involves 4 to 6-hour trips, mainly fishing for Redfish, Flounder, Mangrove Snapper, and Spotted Seatrout, depending on the season and conditions on the day. On these trips, you can expect to use techniques such as light tackle, spinning, popping, and fly fishing.

Your fishing adventure starts on a 17’ Cast and Blast flats boat that can safely take up to 4 anglers. This boat comes with a wireless trolling motor and an ice-box.

Capt. Blake provides everything needed for a safe and enjoyable fishing experience. This covers all fishing equipment, bait, licenses, bottled water, ice, lifejackets for all ages, and even fish cleaning and bagging. Keep in mind that spray sunscreen can cause harm to the boat, so use only lotion or sunscreen sticks.

Book your trip now and hit the water with HunkerDown Fishing Charters.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Inshore
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $425
    Enjoy 4 hours of inshore fishing on the rich waters of Florida. You and Captain Blake will have a fun time going after Mangrove Snapper, Flounder, Redfish, and Spotted Seatrout. The trip begins at 8:00 a.m. and finishes at 12:00 p.m.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Inshore
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $600
    Spend some more time on the water and increase your chance of reeling in more fish. You and Captain Blake will depart from Ponte Vedra Beach and explore its bountiful and beautiful waters for 6 hours. Bring only some snacks as the captain takes care of everything else.
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About the Captain

Blake Ginter
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, United States
2 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
27 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since January 2021
Captain Blake is a USCG-licensed captain that specializes in inshore, nearshore, as well as offshore fishing charters in the Jacksonville area in Florida. HunkerDown Fishing Charters provides safe, enjoyable, and fun fishing trips for you and your dear ones. Captain Blake loves helping others make unforgettable memories on the water.

About this listing

Targeted species

Flounder Flounder
Redfish Redfish
Snapper (Mangrove) Mangrove Snapper
Spotted Seatrout Spotted Seatrout

Boat specs

Cast and Blast (Flats boat) originally built in 2022. Powered by a 70HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.

Length
17 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of fishing

River Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Spinning
Popping
Fly Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box

Trip includes

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

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 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, 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 3.5% charge will apply.

Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
5.0 / 5
out of 5 stars from 7 reviews
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (5)
Fishing with Blake
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
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Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
83%
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Patrick H.
Jacksonville, FL
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Dude Day

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Inshore on July 5, 2022
Great day on the water with captain Blake. My son (9) and I caught quite a bit of fish (flounder, red, trout, and cats), but...
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MIchael V.
Jacksonville, FL
Excellent
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Excellent
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Fishing with Blake

VERIFIED   NEW  4 Hour Trip – Inshore on July 23, 2022
Shaun was an outstanding captain, his knowledge of the area and the fishing was top notch! We all enjoyed ourselves and was...
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Mark M.
Kenton Vale, KY
Excellent
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Excellent
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A Good Morning Outing!

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Inshore on June 30, 2022
Blake took my wife, our 3 kids, and I for a morning of fishing…We had a great time and Blake was very knowledgeable and personable....
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Stephen A. M.
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Excellent
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Excellent
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July fishing trip

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Inshore on July 10, 2022
The captain was friendly and knowledgeable and extremely helpful. I would recommend this trip highly.
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Ben B.
Nocatee, FL
Excellent
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Had Day Trip with Capt Blake

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Inshore on June 11, 2022
Enjoyable half day trip with Capt. Blake.
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FAQs about HunkerDown Fishing – Ponte Vedra

HunkerDown Fishing – Ponte Vedra offers the following trips to customers:
  • $425 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 4 Hour Trip – Inshore (4 hours)
  • $600 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 6 Hour Trip – Inshore (6 hours)

When you book a trip with HunkerDown Fishing – Ponte Vedra, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with HunkerDown Fishing – Ponte Vedra include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Drinks
  • Fishing License
  • Fly Fishing Equipment

HunkerDown Fishing – Ponte Vedra offers the following types of fishing:
  • River Fishing
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

HunkerDown Fishing – Ponte Vedra offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Spinning
  • Popping
  • Fly Fishing

Top targeted fish species with HunkerDown Fishing – Ponte Vedra include:
  • Flounder
  • Redfish
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Spotted Seatrout