Miss Joan Deep Sea Fishing

Join Miss Joan Deep Sea Fishing and explore some of the best fishing locations on the Atlantic Coast! Join Captain Lew and his team at the from the Cracker Boy Boat Works in Fort Pierce and experience the best of what deep sea fishing in Florida has to offer.

Miss Joan is a 38’ custom Topaz offshore sportfishing boat. It is equipped with air conditioning, a galley, dinette seating and a head with a shower on board. All the latest electronics are fitted on board and there is plenty of storage for your belongings and your catch. The boat has the speed and range to reach the best fishing spots quickly, meaning you can spend more time fishing!

All the fishing equipment will be provided for you on board. Capt. Lew will have rods and reels ready for you, as well as live bait. After a productive day on the water, he’ll be happy to clean and fillet your catch if you want to take it home to the table, or to fill the freezer.

Capt. Lew offers both bottom fishing and trolling trips. Trolling trips tend to take place further out offshore, targeting species such as Mahi Mahi, King Mackerel, and Cobia. Bottom fishing trips take place around the reefs and ledges, targeting Snapper, Grouper, and Triggerfish.

Don’t hesitate to bring your kids with you, and make some amazing new family memories. Open boat trips are generally held on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday. Private charters are available on the other days. All trips can take up to 6 anglers.

Miss Joan Deep Sea Fishing will take you out on an exciting Florida fishing adventure, so book now and get ready to have fun!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip – Trolling
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:30 AM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat)
    $900
    up to 6 persons
    Travel 15-25 miles out to troll for a variety of gamefish. Bait, tackle, and ice included. Bring your own food and drinks (no hard liquor), a reasonable amount of beer (no glass bottles, please). Available Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday. 20% gratuity suggested.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:30 AM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat)
    $750
    up to 6 persons
    Bait, tackle, and ice included. Bring your own food and drinks (no hard liquor), a reasonable amount of beer (no glass bottles, please). Available Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday. 20% gratuity suggested.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Trolling
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:30 AM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat)
    $600
    up to 6 persons
    Travel about 3-10 miles out to troll for a variety of gamefish. Bait, tackle, and ice included. Bring your own food and drinks (no hard liquor), a reasonable amount of beer (no glass bottles, please). 20% gratuity suggested.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:30 AM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat)
    $480
    up to 6 persons
    Bait, tackle, and ice included. Bring your own food and drinks (no hard liquor), a reasonable amount of beer (no glass bottles, please). 20% gratuity suggested.
  • Shared trip
    8 Hour Trip – Bottom (Shared)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Tue, Thu, Sun)
    $125
    per person
    Bait, tackle, and ice included. Bring your own food and drinks (no hard liquor), a reasonable amount of beer (no glass bottles, please). Available Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday year-round. 20% gratuity suggested.
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About the Captain

Lew Augusta
Fort Pierce, Florida, United States
Angler's Choice
24 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
35 Customer Reviews
Response time 1 hour
Member since January 2016
Miss Joan Deep Sea Fishing is a family business that has been operating for over 60 years, since the end of World War Two. The captains have unbeatable experience of fishing the local waters and will guide you to the fish!

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Targeted Species

Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Broomtail) Grouper (Broomtail)
Grouper (Gag) Grouper (Gag)

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

Snapper (Mutton) Snapper (Mutton)
Snapper (Yellowtail) Snapper (Yellowtail)
Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel
Triggerfish (Gray) Triggerfish (Gray)

Boat Specs

Topaz (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1985, and restored in 2015. Powered by 2 300HP Cat engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 20 knots.

Length
38 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed
Flybridge
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed

Trip Includes

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

Policies

Deposit non-refundable
Deposit non-refundable under normal circumstances. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
No Smoking
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 15% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
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

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 4% fee.

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Photos by reviewers (36)
3.95
out of 5 stars from 35 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
Lanes and triggers
The boys with the catch
Moms birthday fishing trip
+33
Angler Rating
16
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4
5
1
Anglers Claimed
Good experience
81%
Friendly captain
93%
Recommend this charter
71%
Appropriate for children
68%
Satisfied with the boat
93%
Catch intended fish
65%
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Keith F.
 5.00
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Fishing with Lew

VERIFIED   NEW  March 13, 2020
Keith F. recommends Miss Joan Deep Sea Fishing
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Jon B.
Coppell, TX
 5.00
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1/2 day trip

VERIFIED   August 17, 2019
We had family in town…weather cooperated and we went out for 1/2 day….started catching fish with first line drop….pretty...
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Christopher H.
United States
 5.00
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A day on the water

VERIFIED   January 14, 2020
Had a great time and caught a lot of fish.
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Bill B.
Russiaville, IN
 5.00
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Half day

VERIFIED   November 6, 2019
Absolutely amazing day! 27 snapper plus!!!
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Leon B.
Orlando, FL
 5.00
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Good day of fishing on Miss Joan

VERIFIED   June 25, 2019
Captain Lou and crew did a fine job had a good trip caught some nice fish I would recommend others to use Captain Lou and his...
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Fishing Reports

Great fishing better weather

April 04, 2020

Our anglers are catching lanes,triggers,groves,muttons and others. Plenty of fresh filets for dinner. The bite is on. Read Full Report →