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.

My Charter Listing

Dawn Patrol Charters

Excellent
4.9 / 5
(171 reviews)
Destin
 Last booking: 15 minutes ago
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trips from $450

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 171 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (257)
4 hour trip
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Kids Trip with Captain Trevor
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
93%
Friendly captain
98%
Recommend this charter
95%
Appropriate for children
96%
Satisfied with the boat
97%
Catch intended fish
89%
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Matthew L.
Westville, Florida
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Fishing with Captian John

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip (5 MAX) on June 21, 2022
My son and I had an amazing time with Captain JT. I have been on a ton of Chartered fishing trips but take it from me when...
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Brian S.
Hamilton, OH
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

2 Hour Kids Trip

VERIFIED   2 Hour Trip – Kids/Beginners Fun on June 14, 2022
Captain Trevor took my son and me on a great fishing trip.  Trevor was very good with my 9 year old and was very engaging,...
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Aaron J.
Kansas City, MO
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

3hr trip with Captain Trevor

VERIFIED   3 Hour Trip - Kids Fun (5 MAX) on June 9, 2022
We travel to Destin a couple times a year and this was the first time taking our younger kids deep sea fishing. Captain Trevor...
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Kenny F.
Dallas, Texas
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Very good
4.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

4 Hour Trip, Loads of Fun!!

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (AM) on June 18, 2022
My wife and I greatly enjoyed our trip on the Dawn Patrol Too with Captain Trevor! Captain Trevor was excellent,very personable,...
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John P.
Hutto, TX
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Awesome time

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip PM (5 MAX) on July 17, 2022
Excellent fishing boat And great captain!! Captain was very nice honest and professional . He knew the waters...
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