Captain
Scott Horton

Member since February 2017 Virginia Beach, United States
Background
Captain Scott Horton has been fishing Virginia & Carolina waters all his life & truly enjoys every aspect of fishing.He is experienced in all forms of fishing from inshore Striped Bass & Cobia to offshore Tuna & Blue Marlin. He is U.S.C.G licensed, First Aid & C.P.R Certified.
Techniques
Trolling, Jigging, Deep Dropping, Live baiting

Hey, I'm Captain Scott Horton

Virginia Beach, United States
Background
Captain Scott Horton has been fishing Virginia & Carolina waters all his life & truly enjoys every aspect of fishing.He is experienced in all forms of fishing from inshore Striped Bass & Cobia to offshore Tuna & Blue Marlin. He is U.S.C.G licensed, First Aid & C.P.R Certified.
Techniques
Trolling, Jigging, Deep Dropping, Live baiting
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Knot Tell’n Charters

65 reviews
Virginia Beach
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trips from $350

Fishing Reports

Offshore Fishing Has Been Awesome!

July 07, 2020

We have been fishing offshore many times this season & had several excellent days of weather. The yellofin Tuna bite has been on fire & now the White & Blue marlin are showing up in really good numbers along… Read Full Report →


Spring Has Sprung!

April 06, 2019

There has been some pretty waters pushing into the Norfolk Canyon lately. These waters will be holding lots of bait fish which will bring predator fish like Tuna, Mahi & Wahoo. The Tuna bite has already been decent &… Read Full Report →


Summer Action

July 03, 2018

The summer fishing is in full swing with great inshore & offshore action. Near Offshore the Mahi Mahi Bite is heating up along with Blue & White Marlin. Inshore ...Just about everything is a possibility with good Flounder, Spadefish,… Read Full Report →


Summer Fishing Is In Full Swing!!

June 29, 2017

All Summer Fishing is in full swing Our Offshore, Near Offshore & Inshore Charters Have Been Producing very well! Amberjack Are in Place, Mahi Mahi are around, Tuna are biting & inshore Cobia, Spadefish,Spanish Mackerel & Sharks are everywhere.… Read Full Report →


Tuna & Mahi Mahi Are Here!

June 10, 2017

Great Day Of Fishing With A Great Group!!! We Caught some Really nice size class Yellowfin Tuna & Mahi Mahi & lots of sharks around to keep us busy!! Read Full Report →


Offshore Fishing Is Hott!!

May 27, 2017

The Offshore waters are heating up with Tuna, Mahi Mahi & several Blue Marlin Bites in the last few days. We Had a very exciting first offshore trip of the year with several multiple knock downs & hook ups!… Read Full Report →


Inshore Fishing Fun!

May 22, 2017

We had a great group from Canada this morning & they were excited to get on the water. They had originally booked an offshore Tuna trip but the weather offshore has not been cooperating lately. They decided to try… Read Full Report →


Spring Is Heating Up!!

April 14, 2017

As the water Temps start to rise the fish are finally starting to show in the inshore & Offshore waters. We had a fun crew on board last Friday & we ventured out to some of the inshore coastal… Read Full Report →


Fishing In Febuary

February 25, 2017

We went to the Norfolk Canyon for some Tilefishing & it was well worth it. We had an unusual warm calm day in February & we took the opportunity to get on the water. We had plenty of action… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.82
out of 5 stars from 65 reviews
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Full day trip with Captain Scott and Pete
State qualifying Spanish Mackerel!
Half Day Trip with Capt Pete and Capt Scott
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Good experience
97%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
94%
Appropriate for children
95%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
86%
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Andy K.
Muncie, IN
 5.00
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Amazing morning charter!

VERIFIED   June 30, 2020
My family of 6 recently had the pleasure of chartering with Captains Pete and Scott-I’ll cut to the chase-this was an incredible...
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Clay C.
Portsmouth, VA
 5.00
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Full day trip with Captain Scott and Pete

VERIFIED   July 26, 2020
These two guys made this trip something we could all remember forever. Everything to the hospitality to the commentary and...
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Andrew E.
Chesapeake, VA
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3/4 Day Trip

VERIFIED   July 5, 2020
Worth every penny. We caught Spanish Mackerel right off the bat and caught close to our limit, then we caught 40 ribbon fish...
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Ronald D.
Syracuse, NY
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Half Day Trip with Capt Pete and Capt Scott

VERIFIED   July 22, 2020
Started out nice with a couple small cobia at the buoys - got better as we ran into a hot spot South of the Marina - 47 nice...
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Tracy R.
Hampton, VA
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Deep sea tuna fishing

VERIFIED   June 27, 2020
Great trip even with half the group seasick! Kept us engaged, explained everything completely, showed us how things worked...
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