Bout Time Charters

1570 Linden Road
Apalachicola FL, United States

Bout Time Charters is based in Apalachicola, Florida and offers fishing charters on the various waters that surround this area. Whether you would like to fish the rivers and lakes, the backcountry and flats, or prefer to head out on the inshore or offshore waters, Captain Caleb Kembro can cater to your wishes.

Join him aboard his 24’ Pro-Line boat that was restored in 2012, and is powered by a 200HP Yamaha outboard motor that can take it to speeds of 35 knots. The boat offers ample space and seating for up to six anglers, and comes equipped with GPS, fishfinder, VHF radio, live bait tank, as well as snorkeling equipment for anyone wishing to explore the marine life below.

Bout Time Charters are specialized in a wide variety of techniques, and will be able to guide you through the most productive methods when targeting Kingfish, Tarpon, Redfish, Snapper, Grouper, Sheepshead, Shark, Tripletail, Pompano and more, on one of their half day, full day or 10 hour trips. You may have the opportunity to try techniques such as fishing with light and heavy tackle, trolling, drift fishing, bottom fishing, bow and spear fishing, fly fishing, and even gigging. Trips include rods, reels and terminal tackle, live bait, lures, and fishing licenses.

Capt. Caleb can cater to all groups, and welcomes families with kids - you are guaranteed lots of action to keep them busy and enjoying themselves!


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Extended Full Day Trip - Offshore
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    10 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 800
    up to 4 persons
    + US$ 100
    each additional person
    This thrilling 10-hour trip will take you fishing on the offshore waters targeting King Mackerel, Grouper, Snapper, Sharks and more. Price includes rods, reels and terminal tackle, live bait, lures, and fishing licenses.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip - Bay
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 500
    up to 4 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    Spend a full day fishing on the Bay for Redfish, Trout, Sheepshead, Spanish Mackerel, Drum and more. Price includes rods, reels and terminal tackle, live bait, lures, and fishing licenses.
  • Private trip
    Half Day - Scalloping/Spearfishing
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 hours trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    US$ 375
    up to 4 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    Come scalloping on this 5-hour trip, where you will also have the opportunity to go spearfishing for various Bay species.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip - Bay AM
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 375
    up to 4 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    Join us for this half day trip as we fish on the Bay for Redfish, Trout, Sheepshead, Spanish Mackerel, Drum and more. Price includes rods, reels and terminal tackle, live bait, lures, and fishing licenses.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip - Bay PM
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 hours trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 375
    up to 4 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    Join us for this half day trip as we fish on the Bay for Redfish, Trout, Sheepshead, Spanish Mackerel, Drum and more. Price includes rods, reels and terminal tackle, live bait, lures, and fishing licenses.
  • Private trip
    Night Gigging Trip (4 Person Max)
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 10:00 PM
    US$ 375
    up to 6 persons
    Join us on this 4 hour night trip as we gig for Flounder! Departure times may vary depending on the tide. We can accommodate up to 4 people only on these trips.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Black Drum
Flounder
Grouper (Gag)
King Mackerel (Kingfish)

Pompano
Redfish
Shark (Bull)
Sheepshead

Snapper (Red)
Speckled Trout
Tarpon
Tripletail

Boat Specs

Pro-Line (Dual console) originally built in 1979, and restored in 2012. Powered by a 200HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots.

Length
24 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

River Fishing
Lake 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
Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing
Bowfishing
Spearfishing
Flounder Gigging

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Fishing License Included

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 3 days before the trip date.
Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
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
Checks
American Express

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 5% fee.

About the Captain

Caleb Kembro
Apalachicola, Florida, United States
Member since July 2016
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I am a fourth generation captain and have been fishing my whole life with my father and grandfather. I have been running charters for over six years and offer a wide variety of trips - if it swims, I can catch it!
Response time: 5 hours
Response rate: 91%

Apalachicola Fishing Calendar

Customer Reviews

4.68 out of 5 stars from 19 reviews

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Fished June 8, 2018
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Had a great fishing trip with my 8 year old son. We caught several trout. And enjoyed reeling in a few small shark. Overall, Captain was great and very accommodating!

Fished May 31, 2018
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Fished January 11, 2018
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