Captain
Mac Higgins

Member since March 2015 Destin, United States
Background
Captain Mac Higgins grew up on the beautiful Emerald Coast. Mac has had a passion for fishing for as long as he could remember. He then turned his passion into a successful career. Captain Mac’s fishing repertoire includes the waters of the Gulf, around the Intracoastal Waterways, and Choctawhatchee.

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Destin, United States
Background
Captain Mac Higgins grew up on the beautiful Emerald Coast. Mac has had a passion for fishing for as long as he could remember. He then turned his passion into a successful career. Captain Mac’s fishing repertoire includes the waters of the Gulf, around the Intracoastal Waterways, and Choctawhatchee.

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Emerald Coast Anglers

4.7 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (155)
Destin
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4.7
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out of 5 stars from 157 reviews
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
92%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
90%
Appropriate for children
98%
Satisfied with the boat
99%
Catch intended fish
73%
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Damon K.
Statham, GA
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3 hour trip

VERIFIED   3 Hour Bay Trip (AM) on July 27, 2020
We left out as soon as we arrived. We found bait and then started going for fish. We had come during a weird time for fishing...
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Justin S.
Windthorst, TX
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Good trip even without a lot of fish.

VERIFIED   3 Hour Bay Trip (AM) on August 10, 2020
Really wanted to give all 5 stars, but only caught 2 fish that were both too small to keep.  Captain Mac told me when we booked...
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Kendall M.
Millry, AL
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July fishing trip

VERIFIED   3 Hour Bay Trip (AM) on July 31, 2020
With all the rain in the past few days the water was not as clear as normal making for not so optimal fishing.  But even with...
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Frank M.
Evergreen, CO
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3 hour trip

VERIFIED   3 Hour Bay Trip (AM) on August 13, 2020
We only had a few hours for fishing this week.  I contacted Mac about a trip.  A good guide can put you on fish in almost...
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Tim B.
Osseo, MN
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3 Hr Bay Trip

VERIFIED   3 Hour Bay Trip (PM) on February 14, 2020
Great experience with Captain Mac!  Very knowledgeable and friendly. It was a little windy, but Captain Mac knew where to...
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