On A Mission Sportfishing

11 reviews
In demand!

On A Mission Sportfishing takes you fishing around Northeast Florida. Come explore nearshore reefs and wrecks or head 60 miles offshore to get Sailfish and Mahi.

Year-round, Captain Travis puts his clients on fish and turns their day on the water into a lasting memory. No matter how experienced you are, you will find a trip that suits you.

You will be fishing from a 32’ Contender center console that is powered by twin 300 HP Suzuki engines. She is fitted with navigational equipment and has a live bait well, outriggers, downriggers, and carries all the safety gear and fishing equipment. She can take up to six anglers.

Capt. Travis has been a fisherman his whole life. He is a seasoned angler who has fished the local offshore fisheries for over two decades. He knows the area well and will make sure you have an enjoyable day on the water.

Aboard Capt. Travis’ charter, you can target Vermillion, Mangrove, and Red Snapper, Broomtail Grouper, Cobia, Mackerel, Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, Tuna, and even Blue Marlin. The season can affect the species you can get during your trip, but Capt. Travis has the expertise to help and put you on right track.

All the fishing gear is supplied onboard. The captain will provide rods and Penn reels, hooks, leaders, weights, lures, and plugs. The rates include the fishing license. You need to show up and bring some food and drinks, as well as a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, and a camera.

Get your friends and families and hop onboard! Make sure to book on time to get a spot aboard. You want to get that dream fish and Capt. Travis is there to help!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    12 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,500
    price breakdown
    $1,500
    This 12 hour trip is the ultimate fishing experience. You will be fishing between 20 and 60 miles offshore, targeting a variety of species. Depending on the time of the year, you could be getting anything from Sailfish to Snapper. Pack a hat, shades, sunscreen, a camera, food, drinks, and water. All the gear is provided onboard.
  • Private trip
    10 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    10 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,200
    price breakdown
    $1,200
    On this 10 hour trip, you will be fishing the offshore waters from 10 to 45 miles for a variety of species. You and your friends will have plenty of time to explore the offshore fisheries and target Mackerel, Mahi, Tuna, Sailfish, Marlin, Grouper, and Snapper. All the gear is waiting for you onboard as well as the fishing license. Pack food and drinks, a hat, sunglasses, a camera, and sunscreen.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $1,000
    price breakdown
    $1,000
    Targeting various fish in season within 25 miles of land. Includes Cobia, Kingfish, Bonita, Barracuda, Amberjack, Snapper, Grouper and other Species.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip
    In demand! Last booked: 5 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $750
    price breakdown
    $750
    Targeting various fish in season within 25 miles of land, includes Cobia, Kingfish, Bonita, Amberjack, Snapper, Grouper and other species.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Inshore
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $500
    price breakdown
    $500
    Inshore charter targeting Redfish, Flounder, Trout, Black Drum, Sheepshead, and other species.
There are 6 people looking at this charter.

About the Captain

Travis Archer
St. Augustine, Florida, United States
3 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
11 Customer Reviews
Response time 1 hour
Member since November 2017
Experienced captain fishing the offshore waters of St. Augustine and Daytona Beach for over 20 years.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Broomtail) Grouper (Broomtail)

King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Marlin (Blue) Marlin (Blue)
Sailfish Sailfish
Snapper (Mangrove) Snapper (Mangrove)

Snapper (Red) Snapper (Red)
Snapper (Vermilion) Snapper (Vermilion)
Triggerfish (Gray) Triggerfish (Gray)
Tuna (Blackfin) Tuna (Blackfin)

Boat Specs

Contender (Center console) originally built in 2010. Powered by 2 300HP Suzuki V6 Four Stroke engines.

Length
32 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers

Trip Includes

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

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 7 days 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

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 2.5% fee.

St. Augustine Fishing Calendar

Loading Fish Calendar!
Please Wait...

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Photos by reviewers (33)
5.00
out of 5 stars from 11 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
Unbelievable trip with Travis and Neal
Unbelievable trip with Travis and Neal
Unbelievable trip with Travis and Neal
+30
Angler Rating
11
0
0
0
0
Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
100%
Sort By:
Featured  
Showing:
5 of 11 reviews
Justin S.
St. Augustine, FL
 5.00
Experience:
Boat
Crew
Overall

Unbelievable trip with Travis and Neal

VERIFIED   September 6, 2020
Put us on fish immediately. Caught a bunch of fish I never had before including Barracuda, a huge 20lb kingfish, and a bunch...
Justin S. recommends On A Mission Sportfishing
Mark as helpful
You found this helpful
  Travis Archer Captain replied

Brian L.
Nashville, TN
 5.00
Experience:
Boat
Crew
Overall

August fishing trip

VERIFIED   August 31, 2020
Had a good time today.  Conditions weren’t optimal but Capt. Travis put us on the fish.  Thanks for accomodating...
Brian L. recommends On A Mission Sportfishing
Mark as helpful
You found this helpful
  Travis Archer Captain replied

Joseph E.
Ocklawaha, FL
 5.00
Experience:
Boat
Crew
Overall

8hr trip

VERIFIED   September 5, 2020
Captain was great. What can you say about the boat, a contender step hull, doesn’t get any better for offshore fishing.
Joseph E. recommends On A Mission Sportfishing
Mark as helpful
You found this helpful
  Travis Archer Captain replied

Dorothy T.
Saint Augustine, Florida
 5.00
Experience:
Boat
Crew
Overall

Great day!

VERIFIED   August 7, 2020
What a great day! Captain Travis was courteous and skilled.  He really makes your success his mission!
Dorothy T. recommends On A Mission Sportfishing
Mark as helpful
You found this helpful
  Travis Archer Captain replied

Ty B.
Saint Augustine, Florida
 5.00
Experience:
Boat
Crew
Overall

Best Charter in my Experience

VERIFIED   July 20, 2019
The Captain, Travis, is an extremely knowledgable and eager Captain that did not mess around when it comes to putting us on...
Ty B. recommends On A Mission Sportfishing
Mark as helpful
You found this helpful
  Travis Archer Captain replied