Captain Bobby

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1 Harrison Avenue
Panama City FL, United States

Captain Bobby offers an exciting deep sea fishing adventures out of Panama City Beach, Florida. If you are looking for some great angling with a local guide, who has over 50 years of experience – look no further. Captain Bobby knows the zone like the back of his hand and he is a real threat to any fish.

Enjoy your fishing trip with Captain Bobby aboard a 27-ft Proline boat, which comes powered by a 150 HP Honda engine. It has a maximum cruising speed of 34 knots and provides comfortable fishing space for up to four anglers. The vessel is fully equipped with navigational electronics, which include a GPS, a VHF radio, a fish finder, and a radar. There is a toilet on board for your maximum comfort on the water, as well as an anchoring system to make sure you stay rooted to the fishing grounds and a live bait tank.

Captain Bobby grew up on the waters of the Gulf of Mexico and knows the wrecks and reef where to catch fish. On your day out, the Captain will take you offshore to check what is biting. You will be able to test yourself in bottom fishing, jigging, trolling, light tackle, and heavy tackle, targeting Red Snapper, Vermilion Snapper, Yellowtail Snapper, King Mackerel, Grouper, Mahi Mahi… and the list just keeps going!

Your age and fishing experience don’t matter. Beginner to occasional angler to record seeker – everybody is welcome to join Captain Bobby on his fishing adventure, where he will work hard to put you on fish and provide a lot of valuable information about the local species and waters.

A trip with Captain Bobby comes inclusive with all the necessary fishing equipment to make a great catch possible. You will be provided with rods, reels, tackle, lures, and live bait, as well as the fishing licenses for you and your group. If you want, you can bring your own non-alcoholic drinks and snacks with you.

Captain Bobby offers an exciting deep sea fishing adventures out of Panama City Beach, Florida. If you are looking for some great angling with a local guide, who has over 50 years of experience – look no further. Captain Bobby knows the zone like t


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  • 10 HOUR ( 4 PEOPLE )
    10 hour trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    US$ 950 up to 4 persons
    + US$ 50 each additional person
  • 8 HOUR TRIP (UP TO 4 PEOPLE)
    8 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 800 up to 4 persons
    + US$ 50 each additional person
  • 6 HOUR TRIP ( 4 PEOPLE)
    6 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 700 up to 4 persons
    + US$ 50 each additional person
  • 5 HOUR CHARTER (4 people)
    5 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 600 up to 4 persons
    + US$ 50 each additional person
  • 5 HOUR SHARED
    5 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 250 per person (shared), 2 persons minimum
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About this listing

Boat Specs

Proline (Walkaround) originally built in 2004. Powered by 2 150HP Honda engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.

Length
27 ft
Capacity
6 persons
Types of Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
season
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Targeted Species
 
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
 
Grouper (Gag)

 
Grouper (Red)
 
Jack (Almaco)

 
King Mackerel (Kingfish)
 
Snapper (Mangrove)

 
Snapper (Red)
 
Snapper (Vermilion)

 
Snapper (Yellowtail)
 
Tilefish
Amenities
Toilet
portable potty
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
seats and sink
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Toilet
portable potty
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
works for tips
Fishing License Included
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 1 day before the trip date.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.

Other Policies  
Child Friendly
 
No Smoking
 
No Alcohol
 
You Keep Catch
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Payment

15% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker to guarantee your reservation. 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, PayPal.

About the Captain

Bobby Hidle
Panama City, Florida, United States
Member since March 2017
Raised up living and working the waters of the Gulf. Began working as a deck hand when a young boy and have been licensed over 40 years as a Captain. I have run fishing boats , private boats, crew boats, and party boats. CPR and First AID certified.
Response time: 1 hour
Response rate: 100%

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Customer Reviews

4.83 out of 5 stars from 22 reviews

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We had a great time, from Dolphin watching, rainbows, sea turtles, and of course fishing. The ride out and back was amazing.
Once we stopped we reeled them in. No down time, no time to get bored. The fish just keep coming.

Fished July 12, 2017
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Captain Bobby was a knowledgeable and friendly Captain. His knowledge of the waters allowed for us to have an AWESOME experience. With his assistance we caught a mess of fish plus some huge Red Snappers. My wife and I were very pleased with Captain Bobby and his crew. I will refer the services of Captain Bobby to everyone I know. Thanks Again Captain!

Fished July 7, 2017
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Fished July 6, 2017
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