Captain
John Layne

Member since February 2017 Apalachicola, United States
Background
Captain John Layne was born and raised fishing in the bays and flats of the Apalachicola Bay. He's an avid angler and passionate about sharing his knowledge and experience with his guests. Hooking big Redfish inshore is his specialty! He also loves sharing his knowledge and learning from other passionate anglers.

Hey, I'm Captain John Layne

Apalachicola, United States
Background
Captain John Layne was born and raised fishing in the bays and flats of the Apalachicola Bay. He's an avid angler and passionate about sharing his knowledge and experience with his guests. Hooking big Redfish inshore is his specialty! He also loves sharing his knowledge and learning from other passionate anglers.
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Capt JB’s Charters

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Apalachicola
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Recommend this charter
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Appropriate for children
93%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
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John H.
Cedartown, GA
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4-hour Evening trip

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Sharks on October 15, 2020
We had an amazing time out on Capt JB charters! The captain called a couple times in the days leading up to the trip and got...
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Bruce H.
Tallahassee, Florida
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Great Time

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Nearshore/Offshore on August 21, 2020
Initially booked as an offshore trip, weather and currents push us into the bay and we had a great time. Captain John put us...
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Eric M.
Miccosukee, FL
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Awesome Afternoon trip!

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (AM) on January 11, 2021
Captain Layne was great! Very professional, knew his stuff, adapted to conditions, and put us on a few bull Reds and a limit...
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Paul M.
Blountstown, FL
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Fishing with Captain JB

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (AM) on June 3, 2020
What an amazing captain!  Entertained myself,wife, and two grandchildren! Caught shark,trout,stingray, reddish, and catfish…...
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Joseph W.
Canton, GA
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Fishing with John

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (AM) on September 22, 2020
It does not matter what you catch…any boat that gives you a memory like this is my kind of boat. John welcomed two 14-year-olds...
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