Fishing Charter On 40ft "Sure Lure" Yacht In Destin, Florida
Experience the thrill of fishing in Destin, Florida for as low as $175 per hour (minimum of 4 hours). Our boat comes with fishing licenses, tackle, bait, ice and expert assistance. Rates: • 4 hours: $700 • 6 hours: $1,050 • 8 hours: $1,400 • 10 hours: $1,750 • 12 hours: $2,100 Rate may vary, please contact us for more information What You Can Expect: Bottom Fishing Our most popular trip, travel into deep Gulf waters to drop weighted lines around natural and artificial reefs that serve as proven fish habitat. Types of “reef fish” targeted during bottom fishing include Amberjack, Snapper, Grouper, Amberine, Triggerfish, etc. A minimum of 6 hours required for Bottom Fishing. We recommend a full day for the most productive bottom fishing. Offshore Trolling Taking place in deep-sea settings, offshore trolling consists of using a mix of downriggers, outriggers, and sturdy rods to drag lures and bait at various depths simultaneously. On longer trips, Offshore Trolling can be coupled with some Bottom Fishing. Types of fish targeted during Offshore Trolling include Wahoo, Mahi Mahi, King Mackerel, Tuna, Sailfish, Barracuda, etc. A full day is required for Offshore Trolling. Inshore Trolling Ideal for half day charters and the younger members of the family, Inshore Trolling uses lighter tackle to drag bait and lures to attract a variety of fish. Types of fish targeted during Inshore Trolling are King Mackerel, Spanish Mackerel, Lady Fish, Bonita, Jack Crevalle, etc. Taking place in nearshore waters alongside our beautiful coast, a minimum of 4 hours is required. What To Expect Onboard: Our featured vessel, the Charter Boat "Sure Lure", is a spacious 40-foot Infinity Sportfisher with a sturdy fiberglass hull, cockpit, enclosed cabin, custom-built Tuna Tower with full controls, outriggers, and downriggers, and the latest marine electronics and navigational equipment. Powered by a pair of 350 horsepower Caterpillar diesel engines, the Sure Lure is able to get to where the fish are biting with ease. Clean and well maintained, the roomy "Sure Lure" is in terrific shape and is as beautiful as she is comfortable. That’s because our crew understands that an excellent fishing experience starts with the comfort and safety of the boat. The courteous and professional "Sure Lure" crew spend a great deal of time before and after every fishing trip making sure the boat is tidy, in good condition, and up to all safety regulations. The enclosed air-conditioned cabin (with dining area, berth with 5 bunks, and clean lavatory), and the large open-air deck providing ample fishing area, comfortably accommodates guests for a fun-packed fishing adventure. The "Sure Lure" is a federally permitted “six-pack” operation specializing in deep sea bottom fishing, offshore and inshore trolling, and expert sight fishing in the Gulf of Mexico. We are a fully insured and licensed charter business, with current US Coast Guard documentation. Includes: • Crew • Fuel • Fishing licenses • Tackle • Bait • Ice • Expert assistance • Fish cleaning once back at the dock What To Bring: • Food • Water • Drinks • Sunscreen • Ice chests • Plastic baggies (to take your fish filets home) • Cameras
- Captain is included.
- A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
- 6 guests
- Sport Fisherman
Our captain has an in-depth knowledge of the habits of the various species of fish in the Gulf waters, and knows the best techniques to find, hook, and land the “keepers.”A lifelong resident of the Destin area, Our captain is a US Coast Guard certified vessel master licensed to skipper up to 100 tons. He has over 25 years of professional boating, fishing, and maritime experience. He is also a licensed PADI rescue diver, dive master, and dive instructor. Our captain is certified in CPR and upholds the values of “Safety First. As he is often known to say,“Safety + Fishing = Fun.”An accomplished angler and serious contender, Our captain has personally been involved in collecting close to a half million dollars in tournament winnings. Since 2013, that ante has been upped by another $70,000 in Cobia fishing tournament winnings. With Our captain at the helm, the Team SURE LURE captured the 2012 COBIA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP title (93.7 lb Cobia), the 2013 WOMEN’S COBIA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP title (an honor the Team SURE LURE has held five times since 2009), and the coveted FIRST PLACE GROUPER (64.0 lb Gag Grouper) in the 2012 Destin Fishing Rodeo !! While he enjoys all fishing, Our captain’s ultimate passion is Cobia (a.k.a. “Ling” or Lemon Fish) fishing, and he lives for each Spring when that species makes its annual migration through Northwest Florida.
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Fishing gear
- Wheel steering
- Outboard Engine
- CD Player
- Center Cockpit
- Fuel type: Diesel
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 5 days prior.