Captain
Dennis Goldstein

Member since May 2015

St. Augustine, United States

Background
Hot Fun Fishing Charters is run and operated by Captain Dennis Goldstein. A Florida native, he grew up fishing the area and exploring these waters. Dennis has been guiding his clients and friends through the productive waters of St. Augustine for over three decades and has never looked back. He specializes in inshore live bait and lure casting and live bait trolling off the coast.
Techniques
Live bait and lure casting inshore and drifting and live Bait trolling off the coast

Hey, I'm Captain Dennis Goldstein

St. Augustine, United States
Background
Hot Fun Fishing Charters is run and operated by Captain Dennis Goldstein. A Florida native, he grew up fishing the area and exploring these waters. Dennis has been guiding his clients and friends through the productive waters of St. Augustine for over three decades and has never looked back. He specializes in inshore live bait and lure casting and live bait trolling off the coast.
Techniques
Live bait and lure casting inshore and drifting and live Bait trolling off the coast

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Fishing Reports

Redfish. Trout Black Drum

April 05, 2017

We fished this morning north of St Augustine we loaded up with lots of live Shrimp. We arrived to this small creek of f th main waterway. Venturing to the back of the creek that wound its way through… Read Full Report →


Inshore fishing is Hot Fun now

May 16, 2016

Inshore fishing in St.Augustine has been Hot. Redfish and Trout have been really biting. On our 4 hour charters we have limited out on slot Redfish almost every morning live bait and also artificial lures have been the ticket… Read Full Report →


Spring break catching Redfish

March 09, 2016

Spring has arrived in St.Augustine Florida. Fishing has gotten Hot too! Yesterday we fished the out going tide targeting Redfish after traveling up one of the numerous tidal creeks that we have in the St. Augustine area we power… Read Full Report →


Sea Trout on Topwater lures

October 24, 2015

Excellent fishing for sea trout is occurring around St.Augustine,Florida On a 4 hour charter this weekend we caught Trout up too 5 pounds throwing Topwater lures at first light in the morning as the Sun rose the Topwater bite… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.61
out of 5 stars from 52 reviews
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Beautiful water
Red Fish
Great Morning with Capt Dennis and my cousin
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
89%
Friendly captain
98%
Recommend this charter
92%
Appropriate for children
98%
Satisfied with the boat
93%
Catch intended fish
78%
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Andrew M.
 5.00
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Morning of Inshore fishing with Capt. Dennis

VERIFIED   July 22, 2018
It was a tough morning because it was a little windy and the weather turned bad. We didn’t have much luck getting any...
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Michael H.
Jacksonville, FL
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Great Morning with Capt Dennis and my cousin

VERIFIED   February 16, 2019
Had a great morning on the water.  Had flounder, Reds and even some Robin fish.  Will be good eating tonight. ...
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Richard M.
Jacksonville, Florida
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Fantastic 1/2 day with captain Dennis!

VERIFIED   NEW  February 22, 2019
We had the best trip with Dennis! He found us a secluded spot with lots of fish activity. Caught a bunch and enjoyed perfect...
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Diane D.
Saint Augustine, FL
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Half day trip with Captain Dennis

VERIFIED   October 14, 2018
We had a great day out with Captain Dennis. He was very determined that we would catch some fish before we returned to the...
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Mark K.
Naperville, IL
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Awesome Half Day Shark Fishing with Captain Dennis

VERIFIED   July 13, 2018
Had a fantastic time with Captain Dennis shark fishing.  Each of my 3 boys was able to reel in their own sharks (black...
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