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.

Hey, I'm Captain Mac Higgins

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.

My Charter Listing

Emerald Coast Anglers

Excellent
4.7 / 5
(159 reviews)
Destin
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trips from $200

Fishing Reports

Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.7 / 5
out of 5 stars from 159 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.5 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (141)
3 hour trip
July fishing trip
3 hour trip
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Angler Rating
121
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
92%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
89%
Appropriate for children
98%
Satisfied with the boat
99%
Catch intended fish
73%
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Damon K.
Statham, GA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

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
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Very good
4.0 / 5
Overall

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
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

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
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

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
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

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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