Emerald “C” Fishing Charters

Mahogany Mill Road
Pensacola FL, United States

Emerald “C” Fishing Charters invites you to join them on the stunning waters of Pensacola, Florida. The area is ideal to feel the thrill of being connected to the fish and getting a chance to experience some nice catches. The crew are passionate and informed, thriving to make each trip unforgettable.

Enjoy a ride with Emerald “C” Fishing Charters on a spacious 25 ft center console with a 250 HP Yamaha 4 stroke engine. It comfortably take up to six anglers and has a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots. Equipped with a GPS, a fish finder, a VHF radio, and a Minn Kota i-pilot wireless trolling motor, as well as a live bait tank, the vessel is ideal for a smooth ride to the hottest fishing spots in the area.

With Emerald “C” Fishing Charters, you can choose between fishing the reefs, wrecks, the flats, nearshore or inshore, or head up to nine miles offshore. You will be able to use various fishing techniques, such as light tackle, heavy tackle, jigging, trolling, spinning, drift fishing, and bottom fishing. Depending on the season and what is biting, you will get a chance to target Red Snapper, Redfish, Amberjack, Spotted Seatrout, Spanish Mackerel, Mangrove Snapper, King Mackerel, Flounder, Grouper, Cobia, Mahi Mahi, and many more species.

Your trip with Emerald “C” Fishing Charters will include all the necessary equipment, such as rods, reels, tackle, as well as lures, live bait, and your fishing licenses. The crew will offer drinks, so you can bring snacks with you. One hour of fish cleaning and filleting can also be arranged.


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    6 hour Trip AM -Offshore
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    US$ 700
    up to 4 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip AM- Offshore
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 hours trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    US$ 600
    up to 4 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    Fishing up to 9 miles offshore for Snappers, Groupers, King and Spanish Mackerel, Cobia (in season) and many more species.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip - November Bull Redfish
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 8 Nov - 8 Dec
    US$ 550
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    Don't miss your opportunity to experience the thrill of the best bull red fishing you have ever seen. These redfish are on average 35 to 50 inches in length. They are spawning in acres of fish on The surface we catch them with top water jigs it is an amazing experience don't miss your chance to get in on the excitement Book Now!!!!!!!!!!!
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip Inhore Am
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    US$ 550
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    The 6 trip allows you to fish inshore and nearshore and to cover allot of area to target a variety of species such as redfish, sheepshead, glounder, snapper!!!!
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip - November Bull Redfish
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 hours trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 8 Nov - 8 Dec
    US$ 450
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    Don't miss your opportunity to experience the thrill of the best bull red fishing you have ever seen. These redfish are on average 35 to 50 inches in length. They are spawning in acres of fish on The surface we catch them with top water jigs it is an amazing experience don't miss your chance to get in on the excitement Book Now!!!!!!!!!!!
  • Private trip
    4 HOUR BEAT THE HEAT TRIP
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 6:00 PM
    US$ 350
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    With Summer in full swing this is a great to beat the heat during our hot summer days. Starting at 6pm target species could include Trout, Redfish, Macherel and Sharks. Once the sun goes down you will spend the remainder of the trip targeting Trout and Redfish in the dock lights on light tackle.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip AM- Inshore
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    US$ 350
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    This trip will see you fishing the inshore waters of Pensacola for a variety of species, such as Redfish, Speckled Trout, Flounder, and many more.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip PM- Inshore
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 1:30 PM
    US$ 350
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    This trip will see you fishing the inshore waters of Pensacola for a variety of species, such as Redfish, Speckled Trout, Flounder, and many more.
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip PM-Inshore
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    3 hours trip, starts at 1:30 PM
    US$ 300
    up to 3 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    This trip specializes in a family friendly atmosphere focusing on kids of any age group. Giving the kids an introduction to inshore fishing here on the Gulf Coast. On this trip we mainly focus on catch-and-release getting families and children out on the water to enjoy making some great memories while learning a little bit about some techniques that we use here in our area. Some of our targeted species on this adventure will be Sheepshead ,red snapper, black Snapper, flounder among others.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack
Barracuda (Great)
Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)

Flounder
Grouper (Gag)
King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Redfish

Snapper (Mangrove)
Snapper (Red)
Spanish Mackerel
Spotted Seatrout

Boat Specs

Sportsman (Center console) originally built in 2014. Powered by a 250HP Yamaha 4-Stroke engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.

Length
25 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks
Fishing License Included

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 3 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
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 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% 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
Checks

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 4% fee.

About the Captain

Craig Williams
Pensacola, Florida, United States
Member since August 2016
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Captain Craig has fished the waters of Pensacola, Gulf Shores, and Orange Beach, as well as the waterways of Destin, Indian Pass, St. Joe’s Bay, Amelia Island, and Key West for over 20 years. Craig’s love for the salt air has made him fulfil his lifelong dream of guiding: after 25 years of a successful career in retail management, he decided to start his own charter company. Craig is passionate about making every adventure on the water a great experience for any of his guests or friends. He especially enjoys putting his younger clients on their first ever fish and seeing the smile on their faces. Captain Craig’s goal is to "Live life to the fullest every day".
Response time: 1 hour
Response rate: 99%

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.78
out of 5 stars from 49 reviews
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Experience
Kept a few but threw a ton more back
Big triggerfish
Red snapper on light tackle
+30
Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
91%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
98%
Appropriate for children
98%
Satisfied with the boat
98%
Catch intended fish
89%
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Raymond Chavez
Fayetteville, AR
 4.33
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4 Hr In-Shore Trip

VERIFIED   July 12, 2018
It was a great trip with my girlfriend and my 7 year old daughter. We reserved a 6:30am 4 hour trip but the captain and his...
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Julia Mccormick
United States
 5.00
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3 hour fishing trip with Captian Craig

VERIFIED   May 24, 2018
Family fishing trip with 5 yr old girl. Captian Craig was very good to insure that she reeled in some fish as well so that...
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Kathleen Smith
Pensacola, FL
 5.00
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Night Fishing

VERIFIED   August 8, 2018
The boat was ready and waiting when we got there. We went for the evening trip starting at 6pm. We went to many different fishing...
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James Stacy
Havelock, NC
 5.00
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Full day with Captain Craig

VERIFIED   NEW  September 29, 2018
He put us on the fish!  Excellent service.  Highly recommend this service.
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Amanda Morgan
Townsend, GA
 5.00
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Offshore trip with Captain Craig

VERIFIED   June 25, 2018
We absolutely loved this trip!  Captain Craig took us straight to the red snapper!  Fish were brought in the boat...
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