Sheila Marie Charters

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Sheila Marie Charters specializes in family-fun fishing adventures out of Panama City Beach, Florida. Whether you are a ‘jaws’ lover or want to troll for Kingfish, you have found the right place. Sheila Marie Charters is a veteran owned and operated business that can cater to anglers of all ages and expertise. Kids are especially welcome!

Enjoy your adventure aboard the ‘Sheila Marie,’ a 42’ Bertram boat. She comes powered by twin 410 HP Detroit Diesel engines and provides comfortable fishing space for up to six anglers. The Sheila Marie is fully outfitted with navigational and fish finding electronics to save your time while searching for fish. She is a clean and comfortable vessel with many professional tools and accessories. Plus, the Sheila Marie is equipped with a toilet, a shower, kitchen facilities, and a bed. What else is needed when you spend your day on the water?

Search hungry Mahi in the morning and go for Shark in the afternoon. Troll for King Mackerel. Go after White and Red Snapper, Scamp Grouper, Strawberry Grouper, Gag Grouper, or just spend your day hunting your own ‘jaws.’ Test your angling skills and catch Amberjack. The opportunities abound. With Sheila Marie Charters, you don’t have to travel too far out to enjoy some fine angling.

All trips come with the needed licenses, quality rods, reels, and lures.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    10 Hour Trip - Bottom Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    10 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,500
    up to 6 persons
    This is a 10-hour bottom fishing trip, which will see you targeting Snapper and Grouper. This trip allows you to travel further out into deeper waters and catch the biggest fish!
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip - Bottom Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,200
    up to 6 persons
    This trip allows you more time to cover more fishing grounds. You will be targeting Snapper and Grouper, the larger the better!
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip - Bottom Fishing (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 6 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $900
    up to 6 persons
    This package includes 6 hours of bottom fishing targeting Snapper and Grouper. The departure time may vary.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip - Bottom Fishing (PM)
    In demand! Last booked: 6 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $900
    up to 6 persons
    On this trip, you will be fishing the reefs for Grouper and Snapper.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip - Shark (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jul 20 - Jun 10
    $750
    up to 6 persons
    This unique trip is designed to target our many species of Shark while fishing for several other fish. Who told you can't target Kingfish while searching for Shark? Any Sharks caught will be released safely, and not killed.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip - Shark (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $750
    up to 6 persons
    This trip will see you fishing for Shark while also targeting Kingfish and some other species. Any Sharks caught will be released safely, and not killed.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip - Trolling (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 3 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jul 25 - Jun 11
    $500
    up to 6 persons
    This is a 4 hour trolling trip targeting King and Spanish Mackerel.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip - Trolling (PM)
    In demand! Last booked: 6 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $500
    up to 6 persons
    This is a 4 hour trolling trip targeting King and Spanish Mackerel.
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About the Captain

Chris Brooks
Panama City Beach, Florida, United States
Angler's Choice
9 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
134 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since August 2016
A passionate fisherman and US veteran, Captain Chris Brooks has built up a reputation of being a dedicated, professional charter fishing guide who demonstrates integrity on all his trips. He has vast knowledge of both inshore and offshore fishing in the Florida Panhandle and currently runs offshore bottom fishing, trolling, and shark trips aboard the Sheila Marie.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Gag) Grouper (Gag)
Grouper (Red) Grouper (Red)

King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Shark (Bull) Shark (Bull)
Shark (Mako) Shark (Mako)
Snapper (Mangrove) Snapper (Mangrove)

Snapper (Red) Snapper (Red)
Snapper (Vermilion) Snapper (Vermilion)
Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Bertram (Saltwater fishing) originally built in 1981. Powered by 2 410HP Detroit Diesel 6V92 engines.

Length
42 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed
Live Bait Well

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
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

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
PayPal

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.79
out of 5 stars from 134 reviews
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Angler Rating
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Good experience
93%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
98%
Appropriate for children
98%
Satisfied with the boat
96%
Catch intended fish
87%
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Scott F.
Cumming, GA
 5.00
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4 hour trolling trip

VERIFIED   NEW  June 16, 2020
Captain Chris and Jose, put us in the fish. My family all enjoyed this trip. Chris and Jose war ver knowledgeable when it comes...
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Ken O.
Panama City Beach, FL
 5.00
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5 hour bottom fishing trip with Captain Chris

VERIFIED   July 25, 2019
We had an awesome time. Chris and his mate Jose were great, suggested what they thought we would enjoy, and put us right on...
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Shawn J.
Fulshear, TX
 5.00
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Great experience great guides!

VERIFIED   July 22, 2019
Capt. Chris and 1st mate Jose are are a catch of their own. We went on the morning fishing trip and they put us on the fish...
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Matt G.
Ocala, Florida
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6 hr trip with captain Chris and Jose

VERIFIED   NEW  July 3, 2020
Had a great trip for my family aboard captain Chris Brooks boat. First mate Jose was great at fixing our problems and keeping...
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Eric R.
Erie, Pennsylvania
 5.00
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Great time fishing!

VERIFIED   November 18, 2019
Booked this charter based on the reviews and we were very pleased. Capt Chris and his deck hand Wes were the best. Even though...
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