Captain
John Tenore

Member since June 2015 Destin, United States
Background
Captain John “JT” Tenore was born and raised in North Carolina. JT was first introduced to fishing by his father and was fishing along the coastline at a very early age. In the 1980’s, JT moved to Destin and started fishing the local piers. And the rest is history!
Techniques
Offshore, back bay, inshore gulf fishing; anything swimming around Destin is fair game.

Hey, I'm Captain John Tenore

Destin, United States
Background
Captain John “JT” Tenore was born and raised in North Carolina. JT was first introduced to fishing by his father and was fishing along the coastline at a very early age. In the 1980’s, JT moved to Destin and started fishing the local piers. And the rest is history!
Techniques
Offshore, back bay, inshore gulf fishing; anything swimming around Destin is fair game.

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4.89
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out of 5 stars from 105 reviews
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Good experience
95%
Friendly captain
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Recommend this charter
97%
Appropriate for children
99%
Satisfied with the boat
99%
Catch intended fish
90%
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DEBORAH W.
Crestview, FL
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6 hours with Capt JT

VERIFIED   NEW  3/4 Day Trip (5 MAX) on May 7, 2021
Had a fantastic time. Capt JT knew where the fish were to ensure a successful trip. Caught 3 Amberjacks and a score of Redfish,...
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The captain canceled

VERIFIED   August 6, 2020
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Emily B.
New Orleans, LA
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Captain Phillip is AWESOME

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip AM (5 MAX) on June 26, 2020
This trip was amazing. We booked a half day trip and started the day off fishing for our bait fish (bc the bait guy ran out),...
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Tom T.
Charleston, WV
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3 hour trip with Captain Phillip

VERIFIED   3 Hour Trip - Kids Fun (5 MAX) on July 30, 2020
Absolutely outstanding trip.  Beats deep sea fishing off Oahu.  Captain Phillip was an absolute professional and could...
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Mike P.
Springfield, TN
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3 Hour Kid’s Trip

VERIFIED   3 Hour Trip - Kids Fun (5 MAX) on October 6, 2020
My family and I had a great time with Captain JT.  We did the 3 hour trip and this guy knows what he’s doing and where the...
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