Captain
Dean Cox

Member since September 2014

Destin, United States

Background
Captain Dean Cox has been building his fishing portfolio for over 25 years, fishing aboard private as well as commercial fishing vessels. These days he captains the Seahorse, which boats many productive fishing days - and even one wedding.

Hey, I'm Captain Dean Cox

Destin, United States
Background
Captain Dean Cox has been building his fishing portfolio for over 25 years, fishing aboard private as well as commercial fishing vessels. These days he captains the Seahorse, which boats many productive fishing days - and even one wedding.
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My Charter Listings

Destin
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US$ 840

Customer Reviews

4.80 out of 5 stars from 15 reviews

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Went fishing on Monday, July 17, 2017

Fished July 2017

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Went fishing on Tuesday, July 11, 2017

This was a family reunion trip that included adults and older teenagers.  Everyone loved the trip and talked about doing it again in the future.  Captain Cox continued to move to better grounds anytime the biting became slow.  Ed, the mate, worked constantly keeping everyone with bait in the water.  We loved Destin and will return.

 

Fished July 2017

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Went fishing on Sunday, July 9, 2017

I reserved this charter for my daughter and her boyfriend’s family.  They have RAVED about it.  Great captain.  Great first mate.  Awesome boat.  Best experience ever.  Good bang for the buck.  We will be repeat customers.

Fished July 2017

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Went fishing on Wednesday, April 19, 2017

We had a wonderful time and I would highly recommend this boat.  Captain Dean had us on the fish from the start.  My daughter caught two fish at one time in about 30 seconds.  We were on the fish all day.  Wonderful boat and Ed is a great first mate.  Ed worked his tail off keeping our kids fishing.  We caught over 80 fish.

Fished April 2017

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Went fishing on Thursday, July 21, 2016

Great day.  Captain Dean put us on the fish all day.  After bottom fishing and landing many amberjack, white snapper, red snapper, and a grouper he suggested trolling.  Landed 9 big king mackerel in about 1.5 hours.  Eddie and Alyssa were great.  Highly, highly recommend this boat and crew.

Fished July 2016

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Went fishing on Monday, July 25, 2016

Fished July 2016

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Went fishing on Saturday, July 16, 2016

Captain Dean was fantastic. He knew right where the fish where and made excellent use of our time. First mate Ed made our experience great. He really knows what he is doing and is very easy to get along with. Will definitely book this boat again.

Fished July 2016

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Went fishing on Thursday, July 7, 2016

First class operation. Definitely worth the money.

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Went fishing on Saturday, June 25, 2016

Captain Cox and FIrst Mate Ed were great.  We limited out of Red Snapper and had a great time.  Highly recommend these guys!

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Went fishing on Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Great boat, captain, and crew. We had a great fishing trip. I recommend this boat and crew if you like fishing.

Fished June 2016

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Went fishing on Monday, September 21, 2015

First, let me say that the communication prior to the trip with Captain Dean was very good.  Clear and concise.  We were out of the docks at 6 AM just like planned - within 20 minutes, everyone was marveling at the dolphins and catching bait up to six at a time - which thrilled the little ones.  Each and every “fishing” attempt led to someone landing a fish of some type, from trigger, to various snapper, cobia, amberjack and king mackerels.  The fish was cut, cleaned and packed in our coolers.  We ate all of it that night and it was delicious.

Fished September 2015

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Went fishing on Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Rough water that day but still had a good time.  Our deck hand Ed was very patient and helpful, he always spoke with respect to everyone as did the captain. We were not really fond of catching bait, but that seems to be the norm for all the boats. We did not get to keep a lot as most of what we caught was out of season, not edible or the wrong size?? The big dusky shark was of course cut loose as soon as possible as we were told it is protected. The crew was very efficient in identifying the species and what to do with it. We did get some white snapper and a couple of vermilion to keep. They were delicious! An 8 hour trip would have been better than the 6 hour. Six was not enough.

Fished July 2015

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Went fishing on Monday, July 13, 2015

We had a great trip caught captian and crew were great.  Did some bottom fishing caught a bunch of snapper of all varieties a grouper and then trolled and caught several large king fish. We all had a wonderful time. Defiantly booking again next year when we are in the area.

Fished July 2015

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Went fishing on Saturday, July 11, 2015

Good Experience

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Went fishing on Saturday, June 13, 2015

Thanks to Captsin Dave & Ed!  We had a great time despite the rough seas!  Would recommend the Seahorse charter to all!

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