Hook Me Up Fishing Charters

Hook Me Up Fishing Charters invites you to join Captain George and his crew for a great day on the water in Pompano Beach, Florida. They have a great, friendly crew made up of experienced captain and mates. They offer a variety of inshore and offshore fishing opportunities using different fishing methods - from casting to electric reeling.

You will fish aboard a 30-foot Island Hopper saltwater fishing boat, originally built in 1987, and restored in 2016. It is powered by a Cummins engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots. This boat is a fishing machine with a one of a kind center console. It has a 12-foot wide beam that makes it a wide and comfortable boat with seating and cushions.

Due to the boat being so wide it is really stable and gives you lots of room to move around. It also has the new Garmin electronics with Chirp transducer/fishfinder. The boat is also outfitted with top of the line rods, reels, downriggers, tons of rod holders, a live bait tank, an icebox for your refreshments, and a JL speaker sound system.

Hook Me Up Fishing Charters boat is outfitted with all US Coast Guard mandatory safety equipment, including a radio and EPIRB, for your safety.

They specialize in all types of fishing and usually pick what is most productive for that day or by client’s request. They specialties are kite fishing, live bait fishing, trolling, deep dropping, Swordfishing, and Tarpon/Snook charters.

Hook Me Up Fishing Charters offers half day, full day, and customized trips targeting species such as Sailfish, Swordfish, Mahi Mahi, Sharks, Tuna, Kingfish, Tarpon, Wahoo, and more.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Daytime Swordfishing
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    10 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $1,600
    up to 6 persons
    This is a private daytime Swordfish charter from 8:00am to 6:00pm, or 7:00am to 5:00pm. You can fish in 1,600 to 1,800 feet depth in search of big game fish, using electric reels. With this method, you also have the chance of catching a lot of other species while yuo are searching for a big sword!
  • Private trip
    Nighttime Swordfishing
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 PM
    $1,600
    up to 6 persons
    The crew likes to leave about an hour before dark to get set up depending on the time of the year. This will be between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. and allow you to watch the sunset while soaking your lines. This trio uses the rod and real fishing method, about 12 miles offshore.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $1,000
    up to 6 persons
    This is a full day private sportfishing trip. Departure is usually 8:00am to 4:00pm, or 7:00am to 3:00pm. Fish for Dolphin, Swordfish, Kingfish, Bonita, Sailfish, Wahoo, Tuna, Sharks and more. With an all day trip, you have more time to try many different types of fishing. The crew also guarantee fish on their all-day trips.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip - AM
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $600
    up to 6 persons
    This is a morning half-day private fishing trip. The morning trip is usually 8am to 12pm, or 7am-11am. You will fish for Mahi-Mahi, Kingfish, Bonita, Sailfish, Wahoo, Tuna, Sharks and more.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip - PM
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $600
    up to 6 persons
    This is an afternoon trip that departs at 1:00 pm. You will fish for Mahi-Mahi, Kingfish, Bonita, Sailfish, Wahoo, Tuna, Sharks and more.
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About the Captain

George Cheshier
Pompano Beach, Florida, United States
Angler's Choice
10 Customer Reviews
Response time 2 hours
Member since February 2017
Captain George has grown up fishing the South Florida waters and had fished all over the world in search of big game fish. He has been a local commercial fisherman for over 10 years. George uses that knowledge to keep the lines tight! His crew is knowledgeable and friendly, and are all experienced mates.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great)
Bonito
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
King Mackerel (Kingfish)

Sailfish
Snapper (Mutton)
Swordfish
Tuna (Blackfin)

Wahoo

Boat Specs

Island Hopper (Saltwater fishing) originally built in 1987, and restored in 2016. Powered by a 252HP Cummins engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

Length
30 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Drift Fishing
Kite Fishing
Handline
Spearfishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box

Trip Includes

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

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.

Payment

Book with 30% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 30% 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
Checks

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Photos by reviewers (6)
4.70
out of 5 stars from 10 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
Fishing with George
Bahamas yellowfin tuna
Bahamas yellowfin tuna
+3
Angler Rating
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1
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
90%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
100%
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Chris R.
United States
 5.00
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Full day fishing adventure in august

August 2, 2019
My wife and I were in Florida visiting her parents for a series of events. I was bored and tired but of course stood by her...
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Kevin C.
Hallandale, Florida
 5.00
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Bahamas yellowfin tuna

May 1, 2019
I chartered George to the Bahamas and we had a really good time he was very knowledgeable he brought a lot of bait and he took...
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Reed H.
Miami, Florida
 5.00
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Fishing with George

NEW  November 16, 2019
Capt George is one of the most knowledgeable fishing captains I have had the pleasure to fish with. Cappy will put you on this...
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Benjamin D.
Pompano Beach, Florida
 5.00
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Full day with Cappy and crew

November 6, 2019
Had family in town with some younger kids fished morning time on the reef catching mackerel, tuna ,and mahi.  The crew...
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Carroll R.
Washington, DC
 4.67
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Half day trip in July

VERIFIED   July 21, 2018
I arranged a girls trip and this charter was the highlight of our vacation! The Captain knew just where to take us to catch...
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