Captain Doug Chason

Capt. Doug Chason Apalachicola, FL Licensed Insured

If you are looking for a down home fishing experience in Florida Captain Doug Chason is your charter.

Captain Doug grew up in South Georgia fishing Lake Seminole and in 2007 started fishing the Apalachicola Bay. He eventually moved with his family to the St. George Island in Apalachicola area. Captain Doug enjoy teaching others, young and old, about fishing. He is passionate about fishing and stays on the water almost every single day honing his craft. Captain Doug’s main goal is to give you a memorable experience you’ll remember for years to come.

You and your guests will be fishing from Captain Doug’s center console. She’s powered by a 300HP Champion engine. This vessel is perfect for fishing the shallow waters and offshore state waters. She’s outfitted with a live well, a wireless trolling motor, power poles, and USCG approved safety equipment. Up to date electronics like a GPS, fish finder, and a radar are also on board and the casting platform is roomy enough for you and your buddies to fish at the same time comfortably. Captain Doug welcomes children as young as 7 years old and guests of all angling skill level.

Top of the line rods, reels, tackle, and lures will be supplied on your trip with Captain Doug Chason. He also supplies fresh bait and the fishing license for you and all of your guests. You have fishing trips from 2 hours to 7 hours to chose from with Captain Doug Chason. On the fishing trip of your choice, you will be using multiple fishing techniques in order to catch your prey including bottom fishing, trolling, spinning, jigging, and more. Captain Doug is a great teacher and he’ll show you how to use these techniques if you are new to angling. Bring some snacks and drinks and get ready to have an awesome fishing adventure with Captain Doug Chason!

You and your guests will be targeting Spotted Seatrout, Flounder, Sheepshead, Tripletail, and Redfish, Black Drum, Grouper, Mangrove Snapper, Sharks, Pompano, Black Seabass, Jack Crevalle, Ladyfish, and Tarpon. After your trip Captain Doug will clean and fillet your catch for you.

Book your trip today with Captain Doug Chason for a memorable fishing trip in Apalachicola, Florida!

833-I-GO-FISH (446-3474)

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  Launch Location

1 Bay Avenue, Apalachicola

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Trips start at $250

4 Trips

1-4 guests

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2008 25' Center Console

300 HP engine(s)

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Radar
  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch
  • No Illegal Substances

Availability

TRIP DATE
NUMBER OF GUESTS

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private

QUICK TRIP

Includes 4 guests

Trip time: 7:00am to 9:00am (2 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

Enjoy 2 hours of inshore fishing on Apalachicola Bay. 

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private

HALF DAY INSHORE

Includes 4 guests

Trip time: 7:00am to 12:00pm (5 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

Half Day Inshore fishing in Apalachicola Bay. 

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private

INSHORE FULL DAY

Includes 4 guests

Trip time: 7:00am to 2:00pm (7 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

Full Day inshore fishing Apalachicola Bay. 

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INSHORE/OFFSHORE HALF DAY (STATE WATERS)

Includes 4 guests

Trip time: 7:00am to 12:00pm (5 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

Fish inshore and offshore (State Waters) for 5 hours. 

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Fish Species

Black Drum
Black Seabass
Flounder
Grouper
Jack Crevalle
Ladyfish
Mangrove Snapper
Pompano
Redfish
Sharks
Sheepshead
Spanish Mackerel
Spotted Seatrout
Tarpon
Tripletail

Additional Details

Safety Features

  • Life Jackets
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • First-Aid Equipment
  • CPR-Trained Crew
  • Flares
  • VHF Radio

Navigation

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Radar

Boat Features

  • Cooler

Boat Gear

  • Casting Platform
  • Livewell
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Power Poles

Fishing Techniques

  • Bottom Fishing
  • Drift Fishing
  • Jigging
  • Light Tackle
  • Spinning
  • Trolling

Fishing Policies

  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch
  • No Illegal Substances

Price Includes

  • Catch Cleaning & Filleting
  • Fishing License
  • Fresh or Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Rods, Reels & Terminal Tackle

Minimum Age

  • 7

Fishing Location

  • Backcountry
  • Flats
  • Inshore
  • Nearshore
  • Offshore
  • Reef
  • River
  • Wreck

About the Vessel

Captain

Capt. Doug Chason

Boat Type

Center Console

Boat Length

25

Year Built

2008

Engine Manufacturer

Suzuki

Number of Engines

1

Engine Horsepower

300 HP