Northeast Florida Angling
One of our top picks in Jacksonville. Capt. Buzz Branon offers a premium service fishing the flats around Jacksonville. This beautiful part of northeast Florida offers thrilling inshore fishing through untouched grass flats: you could say it is Florida’s best kept secret. Northeast Florida Angling fish from a variety of boat ramps depending on the season and your preferences, meaning you will have the chance to experience the very best of what the area has to offer, be it fishing the 46,000 acres of salt marshes in Timucuan Preserve or exploring the inshore areas around Atlantic Beach and the Guana Tolomato Matanzas Estuarine Research Reserve.
Capt. Buzz’s brand new 18ft Beavertail skiff is perfectly adapted to fishing Florida’s flats. Its shallow draft allows you to fish in just 7 inches of water, and the noticeably stable, dry, ride keeps passengers comfortable. Buzz gets a new Beavertail every few years to ensure everything is up to date. He always strives to keep his vessels in the best possible condition and offers a modern, clean boat to charter guests. New navigational electronics and a brand new Yamaha outboard engine complete the picture of a working, well equipped boat that will never let you down with old or faulty fittings.
A fishing charter with Capt. Buzz will usually involve fishing the backwaters and saltwater marshes in the Jacksonville area for Redfish, Spotted Sea Trout, Flounder, Black Drum, Sheepshead and more depending on the tides and the season. You will be using good quality light tackle that is usually made up of Shimano reels and a mix of St Croix, Fenwick and TFO rods. Most fishing is done either with live baits or artificial lures supplied by Slayer Inc.
Capt. Buzz is a full time USCG licensed and insured fishing guide who grew up on the first coast and has been fishing the grass flats in the area since he was a boy. He often competes in tournaments and his team was placed second in the Florida East Division of the IFA Redfish Tour in 2015.
Capt. Buzz Branon offers a premium service fishing the flats around Jacksonville. This beautiful part of northeast Florida offers thrilling inshore fishing through untouched grass flats: you could say it is Florida’s best kept secret. Northeast Flo
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Beavertail Skiffs (Flats boat) originally built in 2015. Powered by a 115HP Yamaha SHO engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots.
10% 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, American Express.
About the Captain
Member since December 2015
Jacksonville Fishing Calendar
Went fishing on May 17, 2017
This was given to me for my birthday. I had a great time and CAPT Buzz did not disappoint. Under challenging weather conditions, I was still catching fish and had an excellent experience. I would do this again!
Fished May 2017Fished May 17, 2017Replied to this review on May 19, 2017
Thanks Again for your patience Tracy under challenging conditions!Tracy Gonzo recommends Northeast Florida Angling
Replied to this review on May 19, 2017
Thanks Again for your patience Tracy under challenging conditions!
Went fishing on February 27, 2017
Great Trip!! Captain Buzz was not only a great Captain, but also a Great Guy. He arrived early, had the boat in the water before I arrived. He gave me a ton of information about the area, wildlife, and what to expect throughout the day. Then, the fishing was amazing! I caught a black drum, some little fish (I forgot the name), and then tons of nice BIG REDS!! I had a great time and would highly recommend Captain Buzz to anyone looking to have a Great time on the water!
Fished February 2017Fished February 27, 2017Replied to this review on March 3, 2017
Thanks Again Michael I had blast fishing with you good luck in the future!Michael Garcia recommends Northeast Florida Angling
Replied to this review on March 3, 2017
Thanks Again Michael I had blast fishing with you good luck in the future!
Went fishing on July 23, 2016
Had a great time with Captain Buzz, we caught some great fish in less than desirable conditions.
Fished July 2016Fished July 23, 2016Replied to this review on July 24, 2016
Thanks again Thomas the heat was on but you guys got it done!Thomas Rogers recommends Northeast Florida Angling
Replied to this review on July 24, 2016
Thanks again Thomas the heat was on but you guys got it done!
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