Captain
Troy Birchfield

Member since October 2016 Destin, United States
Background
Captain Troy has been fishing since 1993 in the Crystal River and in Key West, and has moved to Destin 12 years ago, where he started his charter business. He loves taking guest out on the water and seeing their happy faces as they reel in their catch in excitement. His crew and him love to take children out on the boat and teach them about different species and fishing techniques, and he says that children are the best learners as they take the information provided and apply it immediately.
Techniques
We’re service driven team. If you’re looking for a fun trip and catch fish and make great memories, This is the boat for you.

Hey, I'm Captain Troy Birchfield

Destin, United States
Background
Captain Troy has been fishing since 1993 in the Crystal River and in Key West, and has moved to Destin 12 years ago, where he started his charter business. He loves taking guest out on the water and seeing their happy faces as they reel in their catch in excitement. His crew and him love to take children out on the boat and teach them about different species and fishing techniques, and he says that children are the best learners as they take the information provided and apply it immediately.
Techniques
We’re service driven team. If you’re looking for a fun trip and catch fish and make great memories, This is the boat for you.
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Recommend this charter
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Appropriate for children
95%
Satisfied with the boat
98%
Catch intended fish
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James G.
Lakeland, FL
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!2 hour trip with Capt. Mike, 06/2021

VERIFIED   14 hr Red Snapper/Grouper on June 13, 2021
Headed out right on time picked up some live bait and proceeded out to shallow reef where the Captain’s Wife took over...
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Melanie E.
Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
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8 hrs of fishing 🎣

VERIFIED   8 hr Offshore on November 28, 2020
Our family of 6 has fished in Destin FL numerous times and can wholeheartedly say that capital Trey and his lovely wife Susanne...
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Kevin G.
Montgomery, AL
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July fishing trip

VERIFIED   NEW  AM Red snapper trip 8 hr. on July 11, 2021
Always enjoy doing business with first class people. Capt Troy is a great Captain; his wife Suzanne helped us on the deck while...
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Mike W.
Mobile, Alabama
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VERIFIED   8 hr Offshore on February 13, 2021
Troy and the crew were excellent.  Waters were a little rough the day we went, but they made it worth it.  We caught fish...
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Brett M.
Atlanta, Georgia
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Awesome 10hr fishing trip

VERIFIED   NEW  10 hr Red Snaper/grouper on July 21, 2021
Captain Troy and Andy were absolutely amazing.  Very hard working and informative.  A great experience all around.  Would...
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