St. George Island and Apalachicola Bay offer some of the best fishing along Florida’s Gulf Coast — it’s no secret. If you’re looking to plan the ultimate offshore adventure, you must book a trip with Big Fish Charters SGI! Climb aboard Captain Clint Taylor’s boat and get ready for the deep sea experience of a lifetime. Once you reel in your next trophy fish, you’ll be glad you did!
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About Big Fish Charters SGI
While there are many amazing Forgotten Coast fishing charters, none can compare to Big Fish Charters SGI. Captain Clint Taylor is renowned as one of the most experienced and well-respected captains on the island. From the moment you set foot on his 28-foot Contender, you’ll be in great hands. As Captain Clint helps you navigate the Gulf of Mexico, you’ll discover coral reefs, hidden shipwrecks, and towers teeming with colorful fish. Cast your line into the sparkling water for grouper, snapper, amberjack, cobia, mahi-mahi, blackfin tuna, tripletail, Spanish mackerel, king mackerel, wahoo, barracuda, and more.
Your excursion takes place in federally-controlled waters only accessible to a handful of St. George Island fishing charters. Spanning between 10 and 55 miles off the coast, it’s known as one of the best fishing destinations in the entire state! Enjoy the peace and quiet while you sink your line in uncrowded waters. Because this area is filled with a variety of species, you are guaranteed to catch something! In fact, Captain Clint averages around 35 “keeper” fish for each offshore trip. Whether you prefer to catch and release or keep your fish to cook later, it’s completely up to you!
Choose Your Angling Excursion
Big Fish Charters SGI offers four different fishing trips. There is no need to bring any gear with you, as they provide state-of-the-art rods, reels, and tackle. With room to comfortably accommodate six anglers, the boat is fully-equipped with everything you need for your excursion. Are you ready to enjoy the best offshore fishing on St. George Island? Choose the adventure that’s right for you and book your trip now!
A half-day of fishing is the perfect option for a fun family outing! Captain Clint will guide you to all of the hottest angling spots in the Gulf. After you reel in the catch (or multiple catches) of the day, enjoy the rest of your afternoon sightseeing on St. George Island.
Would you like to catch a boatload of fish? With three additional hours, you’ll have plenty of time to fill up your cooler! Cast your line for grouper, snapper, amberjack, cobia, mahi-mahi, tripletail, Spanish mackerel, king mackerel, and more.
For those interested in a full day of fishing, we recommend the 12-hour trip. This is an ideal choice for anglers who are looking for more of a challenge. If you’d like, you can even target the monster-sized sailfish! Captain Clint will help you wrangle these massive fish onto the boat — an experience you will never forget!
10-Hour Trolling Trip:
Big Fish Charters SGI offers the only offshore trolling trip in St. George Island. Fish for tuna and wahoo at a slow and steady pace. Then, come kick back and relax in the comfort of your Collins Vacation Rental.
Cook Your Seafood in a Collins Vacation Rental
After a thrilling day of fishing in the Gulf, come cook the catch of the day in your Collins Vacation Rental! Located near all of the best area attractions, our St. George Island vacation rentals offer the ideal accommodations for your stay. All of the best beaches, fishing charters, and restaurants are just minutes away! Stop into one of the nearby seafood markets and pick up some fresh Apalachicola oysters to enjoy with dinner. Or, explore the many other great shore fishing spots on St. George Island.
When you book your stay with Collins Vacation Rentals, you’ll have everything you need for a relaxing vacation. Not only do we offer luxurious amenities, but many of our rentals also include spacious kitchens, heated pools, hot tubs, patios, boat docks, and more. We even offer pet-friendly rentals for guests who are bringing their four-legged friends. Make sure to take advantage of our current specials. Then,contact us today to start planning your St. George Island fishing trip. We can’t wait to welcome you!