Able Fisherman Charters

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5550 North Lagoon Drive
Panama City FL, United States

Able Fisherman Charters offers a variety of fishing trips out of Panama City FL, hitting a wide range of areas and targeting a huge variety of fish including Jacks, Barracuda, Grouper, Snapper and Redfish.

Captain Steve Paul’s 45 ft Chris Craft was restored in 2014 and is fitted with two powerful Detroit Diesel engines that power it up to speeds of 20 knots. The boat features a full range of electronics and safety equipment as well as a private bathroom (head), a live bait tank, ice box, and everything you will need for the day’s fishing.

Able Fisherman Charters offer a selection of fishing techniques for you to choose from when targeting the species of your choice, including light and heavy tackle, and everything you need to troll, bottom fish, spin and jig your way to your perfect fishing experience. All Able Fisherman trips are fully family and child-friendly, and come with fishing licenses for all on board.

Able Fisherman Charters offers a variety of fishing trips out of Panama City FL, hitting a wide range of areas and targeting a huge variety of fish including Jacks, Barracuda, Grouper, Snapper and Redfish.

Captain Steve Paul’s 45 ft Chris C


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About this listing

Boat Specs

Chris Craft (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1973, and restored in 2014. Powered by 2 475HP Detroit Desiel engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 20 knots.

Length
45 ft
Capacity
6 persons
Types of Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Targeted Species
 
Amberjack
 
Barracuda (Great)

 
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
 
Grouper (Gag)

 
Jack Crevalle
 
King Mackerel (Kingfish)

 
Redfish
 
Snapper (Red)
Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Flybridge
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License Included
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 3 days before the trip date.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.

Other Policies  
Child Friendly
 
You Keep Catch
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Payment

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.

About the Captain

Steve Paul
Panama City, Florida, United States
Member since April 2016
I have been fishing local waters since childhood. I opened my first charter operation in 1984 after working on other local vessels since a teenager. I will personally see to it every possible effort will be put into making your fishing trip with us as enjoyable as possible.
Response time: 1 hour
Response rate: 100%

Panama City Fishing Calendar

Customer Reviews

4.91 out of 5 stars from 11 reviews

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This was our first time fishing in PCB. Capt Steve and first mate Tony were awesome. They explained everything and put us right on the fish. We had poles bending everywhere. Our group was from ages 7 to 66 years old, and everyone had a blast. Im already thinking about planning another trip on the Abel One. Thanks Capt. Steve.

Fished July 20, 2017
Steve Paul (The Captain)
Replied to this review on July 20, 2017

Thank you for the awesome review ! It was our pleasure to have you all on board. Enjoy the rest of your vacation and thanks again.

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We booked this trip last minute and couldn’t have been more happy with the results. Captain Steve was very knowledgeable and got us on some good fish. First mate Tony was also very good and kept our lines baited and gave very helpful tips. We caught tons of fish and had a great time. Would definitely book with Able Fisherman Charters again and certainly recommend them.

Fished July 13, 2017
Steve Paul (The Captain)
Replied to this review on July 14, 2017

Thank you for the great review. It means a lot to us. It was our pleasure to take you out for a productive day on the water.

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Fished July 12, 2017
Steve Paul (The Captain)
Replied to this review on July 13, 2017

Thanks for the positive reponse. It was a pleasure having you all aboard. Enjoy the fish !

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