Captain
Craig Williams

Member since August 2016 Pensacola, United States
Background
Captain Craig has fished the waters of Pensacola, Gulf Shores, and Orange Beach, as well as the waterways of Destin, Indian Pass, St. Joe’s Bay, Amelia Island, and Key West for over 20 years. Craig’s love for the salt air has made him fulfil his lifelong dream of guiding: after 25 years of a successful career in retail management, he decided to start his own charter company. Craig is passionate about making every adventure on the water a great experience for any of his guests or friends. He especially enjoys putting his younger clients on their first ever 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 freindly private charter experiance. We want to make great memories for our clients while adhering to all fishing regulations. Our charter service enjoys having all ranges in ages and knowledge levels. We really have a passion for being able to participate in the growth of the kids while they enjoy and learn about the great outdoors and gain there love for fishing. Our goal is to exceed our clients expectations and and build relationships for years to come!

Hey, I'm Captain Craig Williams

Pensacola, United States
Background
Captain Craig has fished the waters of Pensacola, Gulf Shores, and Orange Beach, as well as the waterways of Destin, Indian Pass, St. Joe’s Bay, Amelia Island, and Key West for over 20 years. Craig’s love for the salt air has made him fulfil his lifelong dream of guiding: after 25 years of a successful career in retail management, he decided to start his own charter company. Craig is passionate about making every adventure on the water a great experience for any of his guests or friends. He especially enjoys putting his younger clients on their first ever 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 freindly private charter experiance. We want to make great memories for our clients while adhering to all fishing regulations. Our charter service enjoys having all ranges in ages and knowledge levels. We really have a passion for being able to participate in the growth of the kids while they enjoy and learn about the great outdoors and gain there love for fishing. Our goal is to exceed our clients expectations and and build relationships for years to come!
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Emerald “C” Fishing Charters

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Pensacola
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Fishing Reports

Fishing on Fire!

May 10, 2018

Hello to everyone this is Captain Craig checking in. The fishing has been great is getting better by the day. As the water gets warmer the fish are coming. Lost of great trips the last couple of weeks. Species… Read Full Report →


BULL REDFISH FRENZY!!!!!

November 15, 2017

Great trip today with Karen Alvin and Jenn. Smashed the bull redfish today great trips this week. The redfish are at there peak bite right now. Get in on the action book your trip now. Thanks Capt Craig Read Full Report →


IT'S BULL REDFISH TIME!!!!

October 26, 2017

Ok everyone it's bull redfish season come get in on the excitement book your trip now!! Read Full Report →


BULL REDFISH!!!!

October 18, 2017

Another great bull redfish caught today. What a great experience. Good job Joe Regan and crew!! Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.86
out of 5 stars from 235 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
Offshore 6 hour trip with Craig
Offshore 6 hour trip with Craig
Inshore 4 hour trip
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Good experience
95%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
98%
Appropriate for children
95%
Satisfied with the boat
99%
Catch intended fish
90%
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Matthew C.
Gulf Shores, Alabama
 5.00
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Offshore trip with Captain Craig

VERIFIED   NEW  July 9, 2019
This was the best possible experience we could’ve had.  Took a trip going after Snapper with my father in law and...
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Matthew M.
New Johnsonville, Tennessee
 5.00
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Epic day

VERIFIED   NEW  June 26, 2019
Emerald C , Captain Craig Williams - provided on epic experience and memories my family will remember for a life time. He was...
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Nathanael M.
Pinson, Alabama
 5.00
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Bad Weather, Great Fishing

VERIFIED   March 16, 2019
To give some background, me and the majority of the guys I went with had never been deep sea fishing before, but we do a lot...
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Chester H.
Tylertown, MS
 5.00
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5 hour trip with Captain Craig Williams

VERIFIED   June 11, 2019
Captain Craig worked with us to keep us on the fish. Mother Nature had given us a northern front the night before that would...
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Robert L.
United States
 5.00
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Offshore 6 hour trip with Craig

VERIFIED   NEW  July 19, 2019
Great experience! On time, had all supplies and bait, nice guy, and we caught several different kinds of fish! We really enjoyed...
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