Judah Barbee

Member since February 2016

Destin, United States

Capt. Judah Barbee has been fishing the waters around Destin, Florida, all his life. He started fishing professionally in 2005, and in 2014 his dreams finally came true when he purchased his own boat. This is a true family company, and the boat, Stelluna, is even named after Capt. Judah's two beautiful daughters, Stella and Luna.

Hey, I'm Captain Judah Barbee

Destin, United States
Capt. Judah Barbee has been fishing the waters around Destin, Florida, all his life. He started fishing professionally in 2005, and in 2014 his dreams finally came true when he purchased his own boat. This is a true family company, and the boat, Stelluna, is even named after Capt. Judah's two beautiful daughters, Stella and Luna.

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Fishing Reports

Trigger Fish and Amberjacks are biting!!

February 07, 2016

Had a great trip! The fish are hungry because there aren't many boats fishing right now. Read Full Report →

Spring break

March 14, 2016

Had a great 4hr trip today caught lots of triggers, snappers, white snappers and Mingos. Read Full Report →

Stormy weather

March 17, 2016

Had to dodge lightning but we still had a good catch. Started off a nice morning. We had calm seas and it was nice and cool. Then the rain started and it rained most of the trip. We had… Read Full Report →

Letting them go so they can grow!

March 18, 2016

Had some awesome people in from Oklahoma today. We caught fish for four hours strait. We caught some nice trigger fish, Mingos, and white snappers. Had to throw back some monster red snappers today. We say we let them… Read Full Report →

Cobia Season!!

April 01, 2012

This trip was a few years ago. We saw 18 Cobia that day and we caught 12. Cobia fishing can be one of the most exciting types of fishing we do. It can be kind of like deer hunting… Read Full Report →

Beautiful Weather and Great Fishing

March 22, 2016

Had some regular customers today. We had great day on the water with great fishing! You better book your trip soon! Read Full Report →

Couple of girl catching them up!

March 22, 2016

Had a couple of ladies from Arkansas and they knew how to catch em. We caught fish until they couldn't reel anymore. Read Full Report →

Salty Morning!

March 29, 2016

It was a rough weather day so we stayed close to the beach and we still got em! Had some big grouper bite and caught a few of them. Customers had a blast! Read Full Report →

First Timer

March 30, 2016

Had some first timers on the boat today. It took them a little time to get their sea legs but they rocked it! Had a great trip! Read Full Report →

Girls catching all of the fish

April 04, 2016

Had a great day putting these girls on fish. They caught everything that bit. Good job Girls!! Read Full Report →

Spanish mackerel are biting!!

April 04, 2016

Started catching them as soon as we put the lures in. These boys never slowed down till it was time to go in. Read Full Report →

Spanish Mackerel

April 16, 2016

It was to rough to go bottom fishing so we stayed close to shore and still got em. Read Full Report →

Trolling is getting pretty good!

April 21, 2016

Started out trolling for some shark bait and started catching Spanish mackerel. Can complain about that. Read Full Report →

Had a long trip today and got to go play

April 23, 2016

Went big and got em! Had to fish hard but it paid off. Released a nice gag grouper and a bunch of pretty red snapper. Read Full Report →

Take a kid fishing

April 25, 2016

Got to take a great friend of mine and his boy out fishing today! It was epic!! Little man caught his first and his second Cobia ever. Read Full Report →

fish were jumping in the boat!

May 12, 2016

Morning started off foggy and the fish were hungry. Started off trolling for Spanish mackerel and kings. After we caught our share of those we went amberjack fishing. First spot was hot first two baits down instantly hooked up… Read Full Report →

Tuna for dinner!!!

May 17, 2016

It was a perfect day. The water was as calm as a lake and the fish were jumping into the boat. It was one of those days no matter what we tried to catch we caught it and some… Read Full Report →


May 26, 2016

Started the day off right. We caught about 20 amberjacks before the Sharks took over and started eating them. Lots of action and lots of fun! Read Full Report →

Red Snapper Season!!!!!!!!

July 04, 2015

Red Snapper and Gag Grouper season is here!!!! Book your trip today! They are big and they are pretty! Oh and they taste great!! Book now!!! Read Full Report →

Go big or go home!!!

June 02, 2016

It was One of the prettiest days of the year. It was a tough bite but we found a few hungry ones. Big Ones!!!! Read Full Report →

The fish are chewing!!!

June 03, 2016

The fish are chewing!! you better book now! Weather has Been beautiful and the fish have been plentiful. Read Full Report →


June 07, 2016

The ride out was very exciting. We had 6ft seas rolling in through the pass. This made it a very fun start to our day. The snapper fishing was good and we got a bonus wahoo on the way… Read Full Report →

Better book while the fishing is good

June 11, 2016

The gulf was a calm as a lake today. It was absolutely beautiful. It got a little hot but besides that it was a perfect day Read Full Report →

From gulf to the table!

June 12, 2016

Couldn't have asked for better weather. It was beautiful! Caught some nice red snappers today. The bite was a little slow but we got em. Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

4.93 out of 5 stars from 5 reviews

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Went fishing on Sunday, September 11, 2016

Highly Recommend, Judah was a great captain and great with the kids. Looking forward to booking a longer trip in the future

Fished September 2016

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Went fishing on Saturday, August 6, 2016

Great first deep sea fishing trip for our family. Captain Judah got us on the fish quickly and we continued to haul them in throughout our morning trip. This was the first time my 3 kids had ever been out on the ocean and Captain Judah made them feel comfortable and at ease right away. Strongly recommend. We will be back one day soon for some snapper fishing.

Fished August 2016

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Went fishing on Sunday, July 31, 2016

We had a great trip and Judah and crew were so good with my five year old grandson. A true family experience. I would recommend Judah and the Stelluna to anyone. Caught tons of fish and probably best 4 hour charter I have ever had! Highly recommend this one!

Fished July 2016

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Went fishing on Thursday, July 28, 2016

We went on a morning trip as a family of four (two teenagers) and couldn’t have asked for a better experience. Judah was laid back, helpful, and made the morning very fun for all. 19 fish later, we are heading home with a cooler full and great memories.

Fished July 2016

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Went fishing on Monday, April 4, 2016

This was a great trip. Ive began to take my girls fishing the last couple years of their spring break here in Destin. Captain Judah & Firstmate Jason were two genuine and respectful young men who have an authenic concern that this experience was first rate. The trip started as we went out about 13 miles to bottomfish and were immediately on some good fishing and pretty quickly limited on Trigger fish and released many more. The water was a little rough & rolly & two of the girls got nauscious, so Captain Judah reccommended going in to calmer seas & trolling for Spanish & Cobia. We headed inshore & tgis did the trick as the girls got to nap off their sickness & we began to catch and almost limit on Spanish Macks in the calmer sea. We also got up close to a “big” (to us) ol Mako shark. You can be sure that I will check in with Captain Judah on future trips as this was the best trip so far with a splendid, fun, professional crew. Thx vt

Fished April 2016

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