Captain
Joseph Johnson

Member since January 2018 Panama City Beach, United States
Background
Captain Joey Johnson had a life centered on fishing. He started fishing when he was 5 years old and never stopped, fishing in fresh and salty water ever since. His professional career started at the age of 15, when he started fishing for hire, which has led him to eventually becoming a captain and running charter boats. Now, he can bring people the joy of fishing and pass his vast knowledge on, as he has earned himself his own boat.

Hey, I'm Captain Joseph Johnson

Panama City Beach, United States
Background
Captain Joey Johnson had a life centered on fishing. He started fishing when he was 5 years old and never stopped, fishing in fresh and salty water ever since. His professional career started at the age of 15, when he started fishing for hire, which has led him to eventually becoming a captain and running charter boats. Now, he can bring people the joy of fishing and pass his vast knowledge on, as he has earned himself his own boat.
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The Gaff Charters

25 reviews
Panama City Beach
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Fishing Reports

Kids & Fishing

June 13, 2018

We enjoy taking kids out and teaching how to be the best anglers out there. Read Full Report →


Shark!

June 12, 2018

Caught and released 11 different shark trips while anchored in the Bay. Read Full Report →


Teaching Them Young

June 12, 2018

We taught these boys a thing or two about Red Snapper fishing in our beautiful waters. Read Full Report →


Second Trip on Opening Day

June 11, 2018

Once again the Gaff limits out on Red Snapper for our clients. Our captain knows the waters like the back of his hand. Read Full Report →


Opening Day!

June 11, 2018

Of course we limited out on Red Snapper on the opening day! We also caught a bonus Mangrove (Black Snapper). Oh the joys of living on the Gulf Coast. Read Full Report →


6 Hours

June 10, 2018

This was a sweet & simple 6 hour bottom fishing trip that had a great turn out. Read Full Report →


Surprise

June 09, 2018

You never know what's on the other end on the line until its up to the boat. This shark was safely returned but the rest of the fish weren't so lucky. Read Full Report →


Great for the whole family

June 05, 2018

Trolling trips are an easy beginners trip that anyone can jump into. Read Full Report →


Bottom trips for the win

June 04, 2018

This family had a great time on The Gaff charters this past week. Read Full Report →


Wild Cards

June 01, 2018

Everything from Mahi-Mahi to a cute Queen Snapper. This trip produced the most variety we have seen yet. Read Full Report →


Counting Down The Days

May 31, 2018

As a state boat we don't yet have the pleasure of going out for Red Snapper until the 11th of June. But in the mean time, we are saving our favorite honey holes and gearing up to know out… Read Full Report →


Simple & Sweet

May 23, 2018

Any time spent on the water is a good time. This group enjoyed a nice 6 hour bottom trip while enjoying PCB's beautiful beaches. Read Full Report →


Mom can we keep him?

May 22, 2018

This family had a great time out on a trolling trip with the Gaff. Read Full Report →


Shark!!!!

May 21, 2018

We offer shark trips and there is no telling what you will catch. We have some monster Hammerheads to Bull sharks. On this trip we caught a nice Blacktip and released a Hammerhead. Read Full Report →


Mahi Tacos

May 20, 2018

We could not have had a better trolling trip with this family on Sunday! That was a pleasant surprise landing a few Mahi. Read Full Report →


Killer Jack's

May 14, 2018

A 5 hour bottom trip was a success on Monday. We found the Amberjacks and had a wonderful dinner. Read Full Report →


Time on the water

May 13, 2018

Our split trips are always a blast! Everyone always gets along and has a great time especially on Mother's day! Read Full Report →


Raising Our Future Right

May 13, 2018

A last minute trip on Sunday night turned into a learning experience that these boys will never forget. Read Full Report →


Split Trip

May 12, 2018

This was a great group of people on a split trip during a beautiful weekend Read Full Report →


Jack's are in season

May 03, 2018

This family from Alabama had a great time today on the water during a 6 hour trip. We found some nice sized Amberjacks and plenty of Trigger fish. Read Full Report →


Bottom Fishing Fun

April 28, 2018

This group had an awesome 6 hour trip and once they caught all the Vermilion snapper they wanted, it was time for some catch and release! Read Full Report →


Start the week off right

April 23, 2018

Who say's Monday's are for the dogs? Not this group who almost limited out on Spanish Mackerel in only 3 hours! Read Full Report →


Salty Saturday

April 21, 2018

These Georgia boys got a boat full of Vermilion Spanner, Trigger fish and some White Snapper. Turned out to be a good day to go out. Read Full Report →


Friday The 13th Good Luck

April 13, 2018

This happy couple enjoyed every second of the trip from leaving the dock to reeling in the Spanish Mackerel together. Read Full Report →


Bent Rods

April 05, 2018

Captain Brandon was able to put this family on the Spanish and keep them coming even on a slower day. You can't beat the feeling of reeling in some sweet Spanish Mackerel. Read Full Report →


Get it Girl!

April 05, 2018

This little angler in training is all you need to see, her smile explains it all. This family enjoyed a 4 hour trolling trip with our family oriented crew. We strive to give you a trip that you will… Read Full Report →


Maxed Out

April 03, 2018

This awesome father and son team brought in their limit of Spanish Mackerel on 4-3-18. Read Full Report →


Filling The Box!

April 03, 2018

We had a very successful 5 hour bottom fishing trip. This family was on top of their game and ready for every fish we brought in. You can tell by the smiles on everyone's face that they had a… Read Full Report →


Double trouble!

March 28, 2018

We had a great Day Spanish fishing! Two 4 hour trips both where great trips today with great families making lasting memories!! Read Full Report →


Spanish are on fire!

March 25, 2018

We had a great time today with a family of 6 out of Alabama! Caught plenty of Spanish for them to feed a small army! Book your trip today! Read Full Report →


Riley’s first fish!

March 18, 2018

Fishing was a little slow but we still caught plenty of Spanish mackerel and Riley got to catch his very first fish! Read Full Report →


6 Hour bottom fishing!

March 16, 2018

We had a blast fishing for Vermillion Snapper, White Snapper, Triggerfish,and caught a bunch of Red Snapper catch and release! This family had plenty of fish to take home and memories to last till next season! Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Photos by reviewers (25)
4.93
out of 5 stars from 25 reviews
Boat
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Experience
8 hour trip!
8 hour trip!
8 hour trip!
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
96%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
96%
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Michael G.
Ocala, FL
 4.67
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8 hour trip!

VERIFIED   September 8, 2018
I surprised my wife with a 8 hour trip along with my in laws.  We are originally from PCB and my family lives near Bay...
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Bryan K.
Orlando, FL
 5.00
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Four hour trip with Captain Joey

VERIFIED   April 2, 2019
Joey and Rob did a fantastic job keeping us on the fish…seemed like non-stop action and they made us feel right at home! ...
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James H.
Myrtle Beach, SC
 4.67
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The ad and conformation says the price includes the crew will clean your catch for you, however you finish your trip, they...
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Josh S.
Lady Lake, FL
 5.00
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Night trip

VERIFIED   August 14, 2018
These guys were awesome! Incredibly nice people who made the experience really fun. They answered any questions that we had...
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Marvin C.
Clarkston, GA
 5.00
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6/10/18 fishing trip

VERIFIED   June 10, 2018
the boat was very clean and nice. The captain and crew was great, they were very nice and fun to be with. we caught a lot of...
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