Captain
LD Hatfield

Member since May 2015

Saint George Island, United States

Background
As a tournament and commercial fishermen, I have grown to love watching others catch and reel the big fish in. It's a joy being a captain. I want my experience on the water to become a joyful day with unforgettable memories, keeping you safe and happy. I specialize in bottom fishing, jigging, popping cork, casting, light tackle fishing, and live bait or lure fishing, as well as trolling on occasion.

Hey, I'm Captain LD Hatfield

Saint George Island, United States
Background
As a tournament and commercial fishermen, I have grown to love watching others catch and reel the big fish in. It's a joy being a captain. I want my experience on the water to become a joyful day with unforgettable memories, keeping you safe and happy. I specialize in bottom fishing, jigging, popping cork, casting, light tackle fishing, and live bait or lure fishing, as well as trolling on occasion.
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My Charter Listings

Tide Life Charters - Mako

Saint George Island
trips from US$ 450

Fishing Reports

King fishing. Off shore. Is turning o

June 25, 2016

Had a great morning. Catching the mangrove snapper. ( large mangroves ). On the surface bite. Then the kings and cobia started moving in. Made for a lot of exciting sight fishing. If you haven't expierianced this style of… Read Full Report →


Red hot opening day on snapper

May 07, 2016

Opening day finally came for red snapper 2016. It was not disappointing at all. Plenty of reds and some gag grouper. With one big boy. That made for a good meal. Not surprising to find the snapper at less… Read Full Report →


Hot reds hot weather.

May 02, 2016

Took some Bradford county boys out today The Reds were busting top water. A great day with some good guys. Shallow water sight fishing in a 25 ft mako. Was a little challenging but we made it happen. Top… Read Full Report →


Lots of red snapper

April 13, 2016

Went out to some state reef areas today. In search of some grouper. Only to find loads of snapper. Which was on fire. Large snapper inside the 9 mile line. Weekends starting in May will render some great trips… Read Full Report →


Hard winds

April 08, 2016

Fishing has been tough with the hard frontal winds. Slowing the bite down. Still managing to scrap a few sheepshead and black drum. Around the structures. Live shrimp is the best right now Read Full Report →


Trout are still hot.

March 29, 2016

Good day on the water Little windy and poor weather. The the fish were not bothered. These two youngsters got to have a fun day. Read Full Report →


Drum and trout action heating uo

March 16, 2016

Trout and drum action heating up as weather warms. Red fish are moving around relocating to spring summer patterns. When you locate them. It's a good bite with lots of reds. Read Full Report →


Great day on the gulf. Limit on snappe

June 23, 2015

Group of three young guys. Caught a variety of fish. Including kings snapper amberjack. Ending the day at last spot with 22 pound grouper And 9 ft tiger shark. These was some great guys to fish with From Tennessee… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Photos by reviewers (8)
4.89
out of 5 stars from 9 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
Half day trip with captain Mike
Big mangroves
Big mangroves
+5
Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
100%
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Kari Parker
United States
 5.00
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Livin' Like Larry!

VERIFIED   April 6, 2016
So, the weather wasn’t great for fishing the day my husband, father-in-law, son, and nephews went out for their charter. ...
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Tony Mcdowell
Orlando, Florida
 5.00
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June fishing trip

VERIFIED   June 17, 2017
Capt. Hatfield was Great! Soon as we dropped line we were catching fish. My grandson caught his first grouper and followed...
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Martin Chandler
Opp, Alabama
 5.00
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8 July 2016 Trip with Tide Life Charters

VERIFIED   July 8, 2016
Capt. Larry Hatfield was a great pick for our fishing trip.  We were on the fish from the time we stopped the boat until...
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Dave Barker
United States
 5.00
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First off shore experience

April 30, 2016
Captain Larry was very helpful and made this the most amazing trip. The boat was in excellent condition, let us play our own...
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Katherine Ozburn
Blountstown, Florida
 5.00
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Half day trip with captain Mike

VERIFIED   June 26, 2017
We had a great time. We caught our limit when we didn’t think we’d catch any. Will definitely book a trip like...
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