Captain
Freddie Zona

Member since October 2014 New Smyrna Beach, United States
Background
Captain Freddie Zona is the owner and operator of Freddie Z Fishing aboard Southwind Charters. He has fished the waters of Central Florida since 1994 and enjoys sharing the knowledge he's picked up over the years. He knows how much fun fishing as a family adventure is, and likes nothing more than to show the little ones how to get started.
Techniques
Fishing out of Ponce Inlet, Captain Freddie is lucky enough to enjoy some great versatile fishing. From 5 miles to 50 miles offshore, the numerous wrecks, reefs, and ledges are his favorite bottom fishing spots.

Hey, I'm Captain Freddie Zona

New Smyrna Beach, United States
Background
Captain Freddie Zona is the owner and operator of Freddie Z Fishing aboard Southwind Charters. He has fished the waters of Central Florida since 1994 and enjoys sharing the knowledge he's picked up over the years. He knows how much fun fishing as a family adventure is, and likes nothing more than to show the little ones how to get started.
Techniques
Fishing out of Ponce Inlet, Captain Freddie is lucky enough to enjoy some great versatile fishing. From 5 miles to 50 miles offshore, the numerous wrecks, reefs, and ledges are his favorite bottom fishing spots.

My Charter Listing

Southwind Charters with Freddie Z

4.8 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (108)
New Smyrna Beach
 Last booking: 4 days ago
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4.8
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
99%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
99%
Appropriate for children
92%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
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Bill T.
Grand Rapids, MI
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Fishing with Freddie

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on August 1, 2021
Whole family enjoyed our first charter trip catching sharks.
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Aaron C.
Ormond Beach, Florida
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on July 29, 2021
Absolute blast. Had a great time and a great crew
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Wesley P.
Farmer City, IL
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on September 19, 2021
Had an absolute blast and learned so much!
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John Y.
Ashburn, VA
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on December 28, 2020
Capt Freddie and Johnny were great.  We started catching king mackerels immediately we got to the point.  They clearly know...
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James P.
Edgewater, Florida
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Half Day Tip with Freddie and Taylor

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on March 29, 2021
Awesome experience!  These guys know how to find the fish!  First time charter fishing and will absolutely do it again. ...
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