Big’Un Charters

Big’Un Charters is your winning ticket for a day of making memories in the great outdoors of Apalachicola, Florida. Captain Greg “Big’Un” Kembro is your guide for the day, and you can count on him to show you a great time in this little piece of paradise. Bring the kids, grandparents, and pets – everyone is more than welcome aboard!

Your trip will take place aboard a spacious 34’ Proline dual console boat, which provides a stable fishing platform for both large and smaller groups. It’s powered by a single 250 HP Evinrude engine that can reach a top speed of an impressive 45 knots. It’s a versatile vessel that is great for both fishing inshore as well as heading offshore when Red Snapper season hits.

Some of the fish species you’ll find in the inshore waters include the likes of Redfish, Seatrout, Tripletail, and Pompano. If you decide to head further out, you can look forward to Kingfish, Cobia, Sheepshead, and Red Snapper (when in season). Capt. Greg will do his best to tailor the trip to your individual needs and fishing preferences.

He will also provide you with all the necessary gear you’ll need for the trip, including rods, reels, and terminal tackle. The only thing you need to do is pack a pair of polarized sunglasses, along with some drinks and snacks if you’re so inclined. After that, you’ll be ready to jump aboard and make some memories together!

Join Big’Un Charters and have a fishing expedition you won’t soon forget in the waters of Florida!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Extended Full Day Trip – Offshore
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    10 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $900
    up to 4 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    If you're the type of angler who wants to experience the absolute best this fishery has to offer, check out this 10-hour adventure. You'll be headed offshore in search of Grouper, Snapper, Amberjack, Kingfish, and many more besides.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Offshore
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $800
    up to 4 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    If you're looking to go deep and do some serious fishing, this is the trip for you. You'll be on the lookout for some big fish like Cobia, King Mackerel, and many more besides.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip – Offshore
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $700
    up to 4 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    For the ambitious angler who wants to check out the deep waters, you've come to the right place. With 6 hours on the clock, you'll have plenty of time to do some fishing for the likes of King Mackerel, Cobia, Redfish, and more.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $550
    up to 4 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    This trip can be made into any combination of bay and inshore fishing, sightseeing, and even shelling if you like. Be sure to bring plenty of drinks and snacks for the kids.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $425
    up to 4 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    This trip is great for the kids when you don't want to keep them out for too long. There's still plenty of time to have a good trip and catch some fish like Seatrout, Redfish, and Tripletail.
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About the Captain

Greg Kembro
Apalachicola, Florida, United States
Angler's Choice
37 Customer Reviews
Response time 1 hour
Member since April 2016
I am a third generation Captain and I have a son that is the 4th generation fisherman now. I have a great love for the outdoors that God has given us to enjoy, and the best office in the world. Sometimes it's hot or wet or cold but it's still the best office! I love to fish with people, some I have been fishing with for 35/40 years, some are out on their first trip in the saltwater! I love to see children go out for their first trip, and there are those that have been with me many times who now bring their children. I wish I could make every day a great weather day, but I am not that good so I do try to make every day a great experience. Come see me and let's make some memories together!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Cobia Cobia
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Pompano Pompano

Redfish Redfish
Seabass (Black) Seabass (Black)
Shark (Bull) Shark (Bull)
Sheepshead Sheepshead

Snapper (Red) Snapper (Red)
Spotted Seatrout Spotted Seatrout
Tripletail Tripletail

Boat Specs

Proline (Dual console) originally built in 1977, and restored in 2014. Powered by a 250HP Evinrude Etec engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

Length
24 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Drift Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Fishing License

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

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.81
out of 5 stars from 37 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
Full day
Fishing with Greg
3\/4 Day with Big\u2019Un
+24
Angler Rating
31
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
97%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
94%
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Chris S.
Kingston, TN
 5.00
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3/4 Day with Big’Un

VERIFIED   NEW  June 22, 2020
The absolute best fishing trip ever. Our 2nd trip with Greg and his crew, the top notch Captain I’ve ever fished with. When...
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Colin O.
Belmont, NC
 5.00
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Half day trip with Captain Greg

VERIFIED   March 6, 2020
We were considering canceling our trip due to the weather forecast but with the Captain’s local knowledge and his ability...
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Stephen B.
Rome, GA
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VERIFIED   NEW  June 30, 2020
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Cody M.
Blountstown, Florida
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Dan M.
Poca, WV
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3/4 day(6hr) - Trip with Captain Greg

VERIFIED   August 1, 2019
What a great experience.  Got off to a slow start catching bait because they weren’t cooperating but caught plenty...
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