Captain
Craig Williams

Member since August 2016 Pensacola, United States
Background
Over the last 20 years, Captain Craig has fished the waters of Pensacola, Gulf Shores, and Orange Beach, as well as Destin, Indian Pass, St. Joe’s Bay, Amelia Island, and Key West. Craig’s long love for the water and the smell of salt in the air has made him fulfil his lifelong dream of guiding. After 25 years in retail management, he decided to start his own charter company. Craig is passionate about making every adventure a great experience for all of his guests. He especially enjoys putting his younger clients on their first fish and seeing the smile on their faces. Captain Craig’s goal is to "Live life to the fullest every day".
Techniques
"Our goal here at Emerald "C" Fishing Charters is to provide a great saltwater adventure and family-friendly charter experience. We want to make great memories for our clients while adhering to all fishing regulations. Our charter service accommodates all skill levels and ages. We are passionate about participating in child development through the enjoyment and appreciation of the great outdoors. Our goal is to exceed our clients' expectations and build relationships for years to come!" –Capt. Craig

Hey, I'm Captain Craig Williams

Pensacola, United States
Background
Over the last 20 years, Captain Craig has fished the waters of Pensacola, Gulf Shores, and Orange Beach, as well as Destin, Indian Pass, St. Joe’s Bay, Amelia Island, and Key West. Craig’s long love for the water and the smell of salt in the air has made him fulfil his lifelong dream of guiding. After 25 years in retail management, he decided to start his own charter company. Craig is passionate about making every adventure a great experience for all of his guests. He especially enjoys putting his younger clients on their first fish and seeing the smile on their faces. Captain Craig’s goal is to "Live life to the fullest every day".
Techniques
"Our goal here at Emerald "C" Fishing Charters is to provide a great saltwater adventure and family-friendly charter experience. We want to make great memories for our clients while adhering to all fishing regulations. Our charter service accommodates all skill levels and ages. We are passionate about participating in child development through the enjoyment and appreciation of the great outdoors. Our goal is to exceed our clients' expectations and build relationships for years to come!" –Capt. Craig

My Charter Listings

Emerald “C” Fishing Charters

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Pensacola
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Emerald “C” Fishing Charters

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Orange Beach
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trips from $400

Emerald "C" Fishing Charters

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Perdido Key
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Customer Reviews

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out of 5 stars from 360 reviews
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Great time on the water!
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
95%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
96%
Appropriate for children
96%
Satisfied with the boat
99%
Catch intended fish
88%
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Chelsea S.
Montgomery, AL
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Fun Half Day with Captain Craig

VERIFIED   NEW  4 Hour Trip – Inshore (PM) on March 23, 2021
We really enjoyed our day and would highly recommend Captain Craig for your fishing trip.  He did everything he could to get...
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New Orleans, LA
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Half day with Captain Craig

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Offshore on August 13, 2020
My husband, 2 daughters (13 & 18 y/o) & I booked our first ever fishing trip with Captain Craig & it turned out to be the highlight...
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Melinda R.

The captain canceled

VERIFIED   July 3, 2020
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The captain canceled

VERIFIED   June 21, 2020
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The captain canceled

VERIFIED   June 4, 2020
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