Captain
Bill Perkins

Member since December 2016 Jacksonville, United States
Background
Hooker Charters & Guide Service is a family-friendly company that is run and operated by Captain Bill Perkins, a full-time, licensed Captain. He is a knowledgeable, professional guide who grew up in the south. Bill has been fishing all his life from a young age for over 45 years, so he decided to turn his passion into a successful business. Hooker Charters & Guide Service specializes in saltwater fishing in the waters of Jacksonville, Florida. Captain Bill enjoys taking his guests and friends out and putting them on fish. His preferred style of fishing is catching!
Techniques
my preferred style of fishing is catching!

Hey, I'm Captain Bill Perkins

Jacksonville, United States
Background
Hooker Charters & Guide Service is a family-friendly company that is run and operated by Captain Bill Perkins, a full-time, licensed Captain. He is a knowledgeable, professional guide who grew up in the south. Bill has been fishing all his life from a young age for over 45 years, so he decided to turn his passion into a successful business. Hooker Charters & Guide Service specializes in saltwater fishing in the waters of Jacksonville, Florida. Captain Bill enjoys taking his guests and friends out and putting them on fish. His preferred style of fishing is catching!
Techniques
my preferred style of fishing is catching!
Anglers Choice
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My Charter Listing

Excellent
4.8 / 5
(371 reviews)
Angler's choice
Jacksonville
Trips from US $495

Customer reviews

Rating summary
Excellent
4.8 / 5
out of 5 stars from 371 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (368)
6 months pregnant but that didn\u2019t stop us
Great Day of Fishing!
Fun trip
+365
Angler rating
321
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Anglers claimed
Good experience
93%
Friendly captain
99%
Recommend this charter
97%
Appropriate for children
96%
Satisfied with the boat
98%
Caught fish
84%
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Michelle Z.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Would hire again for another fishing trip. Wish I lived closer to Jacksonville

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip - Nearshore/Offshore on March 3, 2024
Capt Bill came prepared.  The weather looked a little iffy so he brought tackle for inland fishing as well as offshore fishing....
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Eileen P.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

8th Birthday Fun

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip - Inshore (AM) on January 14, 2024
We booked with captain Bill based on reviews from others, I messaged captain Bill first to let him know my son wanted to go...
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Bob N.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Great short notice trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip - Inshore (AM) on April 16, 2024
I booked an inshore 4 hour morning trip, Bill was more than willing to take us but suggested going offshore due to low tide...
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Samantha C.
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Very good
4.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Beautiful Day, Great fish!

VERIFIED   NEW  3/4 Day Trip - Nearshore/Offshore on May 26, 2024
I definitely recommend booking with Captain Bill! He was a great guy to be aboard with and is very knowledgeable of the area....
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Sheila S.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Slammin’ & Jammin’ On The Big Pond!

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip - Inshore (AM) on May 23, 2024
I just moved here from the Oregon Coast and I couldn’t wait to fish here in Florida! Captain Bill took me out and I caught...
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