Captain
Taylor Waterfield

Member since March 2015

Destin, United States

Background
I was born in Destin, Florida, a place built around saltwater charter and commercial fishing. I have always loved to fish and began learning from Destin's best fishermen as early as I could get someone to take me on a boat.

Hey, I'm Captain Taylor Waterfield

Destin, United States
Background
I was born in Destin, Florida, a place built around saltwater charter and commercial fishing. I have always loved to fish and began learning from Destin's best fishermen as early as I could get someone to take me on a boat.
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Destin Backcountry Fishing

Destin
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trips from $540

Fishing Reports

The trout bite is on fire!

May 28, 2017

Fun afternoon fishing trip with a couple of old college friends. We fished a couple of Capt Matt's favorite spots and found some nice speckled trout! This crew will be back in July with their families. We can't wait… Read Full Report →


The bite in the gulf has been great this

July 01, 2016

We had a blast catching fish in the rain! These kids are impressive. Book through FishingBooker to reserve your families fishing adventure Read Full Report →


Quick Snapper Trip

June 19, 2016

Quick limit this morning. The snapper bite was on today! We love getting kids hooked on fishing. Read Full Report →


Fun morning catching snappers

May 30, 2016

Fun morning catching snappers with one of my regular families. This our 3rd year fishing together! You can keep red snapper starting June 1st. Read Full Report →


Snapper limit

May 29, 2016

Fun morning trip with these guys. We quickly caught out limit of snapper and even managed to hook some trigger dis! Read Full Report →


Mother's Day Snapper Trip

May 08, 2016

Early morning snapper trip. Day 2 of snapper season. We caught our limit of red snapper fast enough to make it back to the docks in time for Mother's Day brunch! Great day on the water. Book your weekend… Read Full Report →


Speckled trout have shown up inshore!

May 04, 2016

Great trout bite this afternoon. We caught a few redfish but no keepers. Can't wait to fry it up for dinner. Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.44
out of 5 stars from 90 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
1\/2 day 5 hr trip with Adam
4 hr trip with Matt
4 hour trip with captain Matt
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
83%
Friendly captain
94%
Recommend this charter
86%
Appropriate for children
90%
Satisfied with the boat
97%
Catch intended fish
78%
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HALF DAY TRIP WITH CAPTAIN MATT

June 29, 2018
Don’t miss this experience!!  Being out on the water is something everyone should do.  The nicest Captain you...
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William T.
Winchester, KY
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Great day fishing with Captain Matt

VERIFIED   July 3, 2018
We had a great day fishing with Captain Matt. He contacted us early in the week and we told him we wanted to fish in the gulf....
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Nicole O.
Destin, Florida
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4 hour trip with captain Matt

VERIFIED   June 26, 2018
I took 4 adults and 2 kids (11 and 12). We all various levels of experience with fishing. But this was a first time charter...
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Brian H.
Warner Robins, GA
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May fishing trip

VERIFIED   May 31, 2018
We had a great time . It was my boys first time fishing in saltwater and it was a trip that we will never forget.  We...
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Ryan R.
Troy, MI
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4 hour inshore trip

VERIFIED   April 2, 2018
We had a great time today! Our captain got us to the right spot quickly and we were reeling in large sheepshead before we knew...
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