Captain
David Johnson

Member since August 2016 Fernandina Beach, United States
Background
I grew up in a fishing family and have been on the water since birth. I first moved on a boat at the age of 8 years old and I still live aboard a boat today. I landed my first job on a charter fishing boat at the age of 10 years old. I was licensed by the USCG at age 18 and fishing is my full-time job and passion.
Techniques
We use many techniques when targeting different species of fish during different seasons. Trolling,drifting,bottom fishing,chumming and flat lining

Hey, I'm Captain David Johnson

Fernandina Beach, United States
Background
I grew up in a fishing family and have been on the water since birth. I first moved on a boat at the age of 8 years old and I still live aboard a boat today. I landed my first job on a charter fishing boat at the age of 10 years old. I was licensed by the USCG at age 18 and fishing is my full-time job and passion.
Techniques
We use many techniques when targeting different species of fish during different seasons. Trolling,drifting,bottom fishing,chumming and flat lining

My Charter Listing

Even Better Fishing Charters

24 reviews
Fernandina Beach
In demand!
trips from $500

Fishing Reports

Summer trolling/bottomfishing is hot!

June 14, 2017

The summer fishing on amelia island is in full effect!!! Lots of kings barracudas and amberjacks. The offshore bottom fishing for grouper snapper and cobia has been great as well. Inshore/jettys we are now catching tarpon,big redfish and several… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.86
out of 5 stars from 24 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
August fishing trip
Shark for the youngest
King for the Oldest
+29
Angler Rating
22
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
95%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
100%
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David C.
Chesterfield, VA
 5.00
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Half Day Trip with Capt David and Kenny

VERIFIED   August 16, 2020
Capt Dave was very knowledgeable about the area and knew exactly were to go to put us on the fish.  Our crew ranged from...
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Eric T.
Jonesboro, GA
 5.00
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Family Fishing

VERIFIED   June 30, 2020
Took the granddaughter and the rest of my family fishing for her first trip. Captain David and first mate Kenny were super...
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Chuck B.
Fernandina Beach, Florida
 5.00
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Half day trip with Captain Dave

VERIFIED   June 23, 2020
We had a great trip today with Captain Dave and Kenny. We will definitely book with them again. It was such a good time and...
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Jennifer W.
Ellijay, Georgia
 5.00
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HALF DAY WITH CAPTAIN DAVID

VERIFIED   May 22, 2020
Had a great time fishing with Capt Dave and his first mate George! He put on his some fish right away!! Would highly recommend.
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Christopher W.
Fernandina Beach, FL
 5.00
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Half Day Trip

VERIFIED   June 23, 2020
Had an amazing time.  These guys are the best and made sure everyone caught fish.  Highly recommended
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