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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Reel Chill Charter

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Destin
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4.9
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8 hour trip during Destin Fishing Rodeo
8 hour trip during Destin Fishing Rodeo
8 hour trip during Destin Fishing Rodeo
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Good experience
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Friendly captain
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Recommend this charter
97%
Appropriate for children
96%
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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Jared G.
Mooresville, NC
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Great Trip, Great Crew, Great Boat!

VERIFIED   Extended Full Day Trip on October 18, 2021
Capt Troy made a great day for our crew despite conditions not being all that great in the gulf. One thing this boat has is...
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Joey M.
Mobile, Alabama
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8 hours with Captain Troy and Andy...

VERIFIED   8 hr Offshore on August 20, 2021
Great experience…We’ve been on several charters and this was the best by far…such a relaxed atmosphere and eager to help...
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Austin, AR
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August 11, 2021

VERIFIED   Extended Full Day Trip on August 11, 2021
We had a fantastic time with Capt. Troy and First Mate Andy. We caught a 4 man limit of Vermilion and an Amberjack that didn’t...
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Tim F.
GRYMR-DEVNDLE, KY
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8 Hour trip

VERIFIED   8 hr Offshore on August 5, 2021
Captain Troy and Deckhand Andy were great! They were understanding of inexperience and showed us how to catch them. Not only...
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