Captain
Jeff Watkins

Member since July 2016 Placida, United States
Background
Captain Jeff is a top rated Boca Grande fishing guide, he grew up locally and has been fishing the waters of Boca Grande, Charlotte Harbor, Lemon Bay, Pine Island Sound, and The Gulf Of Mexico all his life. Therefore he knows these waters like the back of his hand and specializes in providing fun engaging fishing charters and above all making lifelong memories. If you are looking for a day on the water you will remember for years to come, look no further. Choose Captain Jeff as your Boca Grande Fishing Guide. Captain Jeff's objective is to give you the best fishing experience possible, and a great time out on our beautiful waters. He is a US Coast Guard Licensed Captain, insured, and also one of only a few Captains in the area that possess NOAA Federal Reef & Pelagic fishing permits which allow you to legally fish in federal waters which is past 9 miles . I look forward to putting my years of experience to work for you!
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Hey, I'm Captain Jeff Watkins

Placida, United States
Background
Captain Jeff is a top rated Boca Grande fishing guide, he grew up locally and has been fishing the waters of Boca Grande, Charlotte Harbor, Lemon Bay, Pine Island Sound, and The Gulf Of Mexico all his life. Therefore he knows these waters like the back of his hand and specializes in providing fun engaging fishing charters and above all making lifelong memories. If you are looking for a day on the water you will remember for years to come, look no further. Choose Captain Jeff as your Boca Grande Fishing Guide. Captain Jeff's objective is to give you the best fishing experience possible, and a great time out on our beautiful waters. He is a US Coast Guard Licensed Captain, insured, and also one of only a few Captains in the area that possess NOAA Federal Reef & Pelagic fishing permits which allow you to legally fish in federal waters which is past 9 miles . I look forward to putting my years of experience to work for you!
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5.0 / 5
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Placida
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trips from US $1,000
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4.7 / 5
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Customer reviews

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Excellent
5.0 / 5
out of 5 stars from 35 reviews
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (26)
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Angler rating
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Good experience
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Friendly captain
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Recommend this charter
97%
Appropriate for children
93%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Caught fish
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Melinda P.
Milton, DE
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
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5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Offshore trip with Capt. Jeff

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip – Offshore on August 18, 2022
Captain Jeff was very profesional , welcoming and knowledgeable. We had an 8hr off shore planned. The weather was not...
Melinda P. recommends Anchors Away Charters – Offshore
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Ed W.
Byron Center, MI
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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8 hour trip with Capt Jeff

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip – Offshore on May 27, 2021
Had a great day everything was great about the trip especially Captain the guy really likes to fish and it shows! We had a...
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Bryce A. B.
Fort Myers, FL
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Charter with Anchors Away!-NON-STOP fishing

VERIFIED   10 Hour Trip – Offshore on September 26, 2020
Best charter I have taken and have taken more than 100 all around Florida and out of country. Captain Jeff took us to multiple...
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Duke K.
Cape Haze, FL
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
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Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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8 hr. Offshore

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip – Offshore on July 2, 2021
Capt. Jeff is a professional at his trade and I highly recommend this trip. Plenty of grouper, snapper, and even an African...
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Tom G.
Independence, OH
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
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Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fishing with Jeff

VERIFIED   9 Hour Trip – Offshore on April 15, 2022
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