Fantasy Ocean Adventures

Capt. Zack Franks Fort Walton Beach, FL Incorporated Licensed Insured
Fantasy Ocean Adventures-Person
(11Reviews)
5 out of 5 stars

Want an amazing fishing adventure on the Emerald Coast of Florida? Look to Fantasy Ocean Adventures and Captain Zack Franks to fulfill all of your fishing desires.

Captain Zack Franks is the owner and operator of Fantasy Ocean Adventures of Fort Walton Beach, Florida. Captain Zack and his crew are passionate about what they do. With over 21 years combined experience you can be sure that you and your guests will have a one of a kind fishing adventure.

 

Captain Zack helms a 26’ Center Console powered by a 300HP Suzuki engine. His boat is outfitted with downriggers, a live well for fresh bait, and a cooler. USCG approved safety gear is on board as well as a CPR trained crew. Some of the modern technology you will find on board are a GPS, fish finding gear, and a radar. Spearfishing equipment and snorkeling equipment are also on board. There’s a toilet on board for your comfort and convenience. Fantasy Ocean Adventures welcomes children of all ages and anglers of all skill level for what’s sure to be a fun day on the water.

 

On your trip with Fantasy Ocean Adventures you and your guests will be supplied with top of the line rods, reels, tackle, and lures. The fishing license for you and all of your guests is also included. Captain Zack and his crew are skillful in many different fishing techniques. Ensuring you and your guests have a successful day on the water they’ll have you jigging, trolling, bottom fishing, drift fishing, spinning, and deep-sea fishing. You’ll be traveling all over the Emerald Coast in search of your desired fish including Choctawatchee Bay, the Gulf of Mexico, and the Intercoastal Waterway. Just want a relaxing day on the water? No problem, Captain Zack will take you and your guests on a sunset cruise that’s sure to be a memorable experience.

 

You can expect to catch many different species on your trip with Fantasy Ocean Adventures. Captain Zack and his crew will have you and your guests targeting African Pompano, Barracuda, Black Marlin, Bluefish, Cobia, Grouper, Ladyfish, Mahi Mahi, Permit, Red Grouper, Sailfish, Sheepshead, Triggerfish, Wahoo, Yellowfin Grouper Tripletail, Swordfish, Yellowfin Tuna, Tuna, Tarpon, Spanish Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, Red Snapper, Redfish, King Mackerel, Amberjack, Jack Crevalle, Flounder, and much more. After your very successful day on the water your catch will be cleaned and filleted for you.

 

Book your trip today with Fantasy Ocean Adventures and Captain Zack Franks for a fishing adventure on the Emerald Coast of Florida that will have you coming back year after year!

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

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  Launch Location

338 Miracle Strip Parkway Southwest, Fort Walton Beach

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Trips start at $475

4 Trips

1-6 guests

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2020 26' Center Console

300 HP engine(s)

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

Availability

TRIP DATE
NUMBER OF GUESTS

Select an Available Trip

private

NIGHT TRIP

Includes 3 guests
+$25 per additional guest, Max 6 guests

Includes 3 guests (+$25  $ per additional guest • Max 6 guests)

Trip time: 8:00pm to 10:00pm (2 hours)

30 Day Cancellation Policy

This trip will have us fishing the Intracoastal or Choctawatchee Bay. We'll target Redfish, Spotted Seatrout, Sheepshead, Black Drum, and much more. 

Includes:
drinks,

ice
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private

HALF DAY TRIP

Includes 4 guests
+$50 per additional guest, Max 6 guests

Includes 4 guests (+$50  $ per additional guest • Max 6 guests)

Trip time: 8:00am to 12:00pm (4 hours)

30 Day Cancellation Policy

This trip will have us exploring the Intracoastal, Choctawatchee Bay, and the Gulf of Mexico in search of  Redfish, Spotted Seatrout, Snook, Flounder, and much more. 

Includes:
drinks,

ice
Close details

private

3/4 DAY TRIP

Includes 4 guests
+$50 per additional guest, Max 6 guests

Includes 4 guests (+$50  $ per additional guest • Max 6 guests)

Trip time: 7:00am to 1:00pm (6 hours)

30 Day Cancellation Policy

This trip will have us exploring all of the areas on the Emerald Coast. 

Includes:
drinks,

ice
Close details

private

FULL DAY TRIP

Includes 4 guests
+$50 per additional guest, Max 6 guests

Includes 4 guests (+$50  $ per additional guest • Max 6 guests)

Trip time: 7:00am to 3:00pm (8 hours)

30 Day Cancellation Policy

This is a full day of fishing and cruising in Destin and Fort Walton Beach as well as the surrounding areas. These are custom trips so you will be able to design your trip based on your desired catch. We can also stop into the harbor for lunch on the water or stop at Crab Island for a quick dip and take the kids to find some unique seashells.

Includes:
drinks,

ice
Close details

Fish Species

African Pompano
Amberjack
Banded Rudderfish
Barracuda
Black Drum
Black Grouper
Black Marlin
Black Seabass
Blackfin Tuna
Bluefish
Bonito
Catfish
Cobia
Flounder
Gar
Grouper
Jack Crevalle
King Mackerel
Ladyfish
Lesser Amberjack
Little Tunny (False Albacore)
Mahi Mahi
Mangrove Snapper
Mutton Snapper
Permit
Pompano
Porgy
Red Grouper
Red Snapper
Redfish
Sailfish
Scorpion Fish
Sharks
Sheepshead
Spanish Mackerel
Spotted Seatrout
Stingray
Swordfish
Tarpon
Triggerfish
Tripletail
Tuna
Wahoo
Yellowfin Grouper
Yellowfin Tuna

Additional Details

Safety Features

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

Navigation

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Radar

Boat Features

  • Cooler

Facilities

  • Toilet

Boat Gear

  • Downriggers
  • Livewell
  • Spearfishing Equipment
  • Snorkeling Equipment

Fishing Techniques

  • Bottom Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing
  • Drift Fishing
  • Flounder Gigging
  • Fly Fishing
  • Jigging
  • Light Tackle
  • Spearfishing
  • 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

  • No age limit

Fishing Location

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

About the Vessel

Captain

Capt. Zack Franks

Boat Type

Center Console

Boat Length

26

Year Built

2020

Engine Manufacturer

Suzuki 300

Number of Engines

1

Engine Horsepower

300 HP

Customer Reviews

Fantasy Ocean Adventures-Person
(11Reviews)
5 out of 5 stars
  • Great Catches!

    Created Kevin Pinson

    Captain Zach made sure my son and I had a great time fishing and got us into some big redfish!

  • loved the experience

    Created Elliott Poole

    Had a really great experience with captain Zack!! He was really great with me and my little boy who is (6). Both me and my son had a blast. We also caught a bunch of fish. I will be booking a trip next year !

  • So Much Fish

    Created Travis Collier

    Fishing with Zack is always fun. And we always come back to the dock with fish. It's a great time every time.

  • Definitley Going Back

    Created Chad Genovar

    Capt. Zach is very knowledgeable and dedicated to ensuring his guest's have the best experience while on the water in such a great location. We can not wait to book another trip.

  • Best Fishing Charter

    Created Crystel Davis

    We sent three 18 year old boys down to fish with Zack's charter, they had the best time fishing and said that him and his crew worked so hard to make sure they cought fish and had a great time. I would highly recommend for anyone thats looking for the best fishing charter to give them a call.

  • love this place

    Created Terryn Reames

    Great family owned business with a excellent guide/teacher who is a trained and self taught professional highly recommended if your in the area and looking for a good fun and exciting outing whether it be with family or friends Zack is your guy!

  • Best in Destin

    Created Joshlyn Howard

    If vacationing in Destin take a trip with Captain Zac. Best fishing, tour guide and best day in Destin. Must do!!!

  • Excellent Guide!

    Created Justin Lerner

    Zack is an excellent guide and an expert on Florida's fisheries. I had such a great time on the trip and I cant wait to go back. Such a great experience!

  • Highly Recommend

    Created Jason Holcomb

    As a fellow local Captain and fishing buddy, I would definitely send my friends and family to fish with Zack. Very knowledgeable Captain that will put you on the fish. Whether youre an avid angler looking for a trophy or a family looking to create some awesome memories Zack will more than fulfill expectations. Congrats on the new boat buddy, we'll deserved.

  • Great Adventure

    Created Jennifer L. Hunt

    Bucket List Adventure... Fishing with Zack is a must do!!!

  • Loved it!

    Created Shane Coppens

    Professional.. fun and exiting.. I’ll come back every time !!