Hiliner Charters

20 reviews
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Come and enjoy the beautiful Gulf of Mexico aboard the “Full Draw.” Hiliner Charters offers exciting and safe fishing trips for the whole family. You will be fishing with Captain Brantley Galloway who has been fishing since he was old enough to hold a rod. As a native of the area, he’s a USCG-certified captain and has unbeatable local knowledge of the fishing grounds.

The Full Draw is a 40’ Infinity offshore sportfishing boat, powered by two 800 HP Cummins engines. The boat comes equipped with all navigational equipment possible taking you to the hottest fishing spots. Capt. Brantley will make sure that your trip is as comfortable and productive as possible. With air conditioning in the cabin, a kitchen, toilet, and even a TV, you won’t be disappointed.

You’ll be provided with all the fishing equipment you’ll need. When you arrive, you will find a cooler on board for your drinks and food, as well as fishing licenses and tackle. After some great fishing, Capt. Brantley will be happy to clean and fillet your catch for you so you can take it home for a nice dinner.

You’ll be trolling and bottom fishing, focusing on the hard-fighting and great-tasting Cobia in the Spring. Bottom fishing can involve fishing for species such as Grouper, Snapper, Triggerfish, and Amberjack, while trolling trips could involve catching King and Spanish Mackerel, Sailfish, Mahi Mahi, and Tuna.

Destin offers a gateway to the Gulf, and if you’re thinking about a trip, look no further. Join Hiliner Charters and have a memorable fishing adventure!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $1,760
    price breakdown
    $1,760
    This full-day trip allows you to maximize your time trolling or bottom fishing for some of the diverse species in the Gulf of Mexico. Target Snapper, Mackerel, Cobia, and even Grouper or Triggerfish when in season.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip
    In demand! Last booked: 1 day ago
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,320
    price breakdown
    $1,320
    Troll or bottom fish for those species who prefer to hide away from the surface. Target Red, White, and Vermillion Snapper, King and Spanish Mackerel, and Cobia. Depending on the season, you could also be fishing for Scamp Grouper or Triggerfish.
  • Private trip
    4 hour Trip (AM) – Trolling
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $880
    price breakdown
    $880
    Spend your morning trolling the nearshore reefs and wrecks. You'll be targeting King and Spanish Mackerel, Amberjack, and Cobia, when in season, among others.
  • Private trip
    4 hour Trip (PM) – Trolling
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    $880
    price breakdown
    $880
    Set the bait on the outriggers and troll your way through the waters, picking up King and Spanish Mackerel, Amberjack, Cobia, and more. Wait for the bite then reel 'em in.
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About the Captain

Brantley Galloway
Destin, Florida, United States
1 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
20 Customer Reviews
Response time 3 hours
Member since April 2016
Capt. Brantley has been fishing since he was old enough to hold a rod – since he was 5 years old, to be exact. He's a native of the Destin area and knows the area like the back of his hand, so is sure to get you right on the fish. Whatever the customer desires, he's happy to help to make it a successful, memorable trip.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Cobia Cobia
Grouper (Black) Grouper (Black)
Grouper (Scamp) Grouper (Scamp)

King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Snapper (Red) Snapper (Red)
Snapper (Vermilion) Snapper (Vermilion)
Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel

Tuna (Blackfin) Tuna (Blackfin)
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Infinity (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1974, and restored in 2012. Powered by 2 800HP Cummins Diesel engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 21 knots.

Length
40 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
Drift Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Multimedia System
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed

Trip Includes

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

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 1 day prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 1 day 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
Disabled Accessible

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
American Express

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3% fee.

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.53
out of 5 stars from 20 reviews
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Experience
6 hr with Captain Brantley
6 hr with Captain Brantley
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
83%
Friendly captain
92%
Recommend this charter
90%
Appropriate for children
83%
Satisfied with the boat
83%
Catch intended fish
83%
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Michele H.
Montverde, FL
 5.00
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6 hr with Captain Brantley

VERIFIED   NEW  September 6, 2020
I can’t not say how appreciative I was with this boat. My wife, brother his wife and I traveled a combined 12+ hours...
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Garrett A.
Fishers, IN
 5.00
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VERIFIED   July 11, 2018
The trip was amazing I took my 4 year old son and my 8 year old daughter with me and they had a blast. First mate Travis did...
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Jackie B.
Lady Lake, FL
 4.67
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4 hour trip with Captain Brantley and First Mate Bobby

VERIFIED   July 31, 2018
We had a great time with Captain Brantley and Crew on or 4-hour afternoon trip.  They were very friendly and helpful throughout...
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Lisa D.
Mountain Brook, AL
 2.00
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Not worth the money

VERIFIED   June 22, 2020
Sadly, the captain has little or no knowledge of fishing spots. He charges quite a large amount of money for a poorly maintained...
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Fred S.
Memphis, Tennessee
 5.00
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Destin fishing trip

VERIFIED   July 5, 2016
We showed up at the dock and our Captain Brantley Galloway was very nice and ready to go. He fired up the engines and we pulled...
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