Inshore Expeditions Fishing Charters

Capt. Heath Lavin Santa Rosa Beach, FL Incorporated Licensed Insured

Inshore Expeditions Fishing Charters offers a variety of different fishing charters to accommodate all types of clients. Sailing the waters of Santa Rosa Beach, Destin, Seaside, Miramar Beach, and many other breath-taking locations, you can be sure you are going to get the best Emerald Coast fishing experience on the Florida Shores.

Born and raised in the marshes of South Louisiana, otherwise known as the Sportsman Paradise, Capt. Heath started bass fishing at a young age on golf course ponds. After transitioning from ponds to marshes he found his true passion for fishing by the age of 12. Growing up in a time without iPads and smart phones he spent more time in the outdoors, fishing and hunting, over anything else. Trying a variety of different work fields after college he eventually knew that a fishing guide was the career path he wanted to take. After losing his house in Hurricane Katrina, Capt. Heath moved around the country ultimately ending up on the Emerald Coast.  

Hop aboard Captain Heath’s 23’ center console and enjoy this spacious vessel that is powered by a 250 HP Yamaha SHO engine. She is perfect for cruising the local waters. She can carry up to 4 passengers and comes with a live bait tank, as well as necessary navigational equipment, including a fish finder, a VHF radio, and a GPS. 

You will be provided with rods, reels, tackle, live bait, lures, and a fishing license to make your fishing trip official. The crew will clean and fillet all of your catches and you are completely welcome to take them home. 

On our fishing trips around the bay, we love to target exciting species like King Mackerel, Redfish, Spotted Seatrout, Sheepshead, Pompano, Triple Tail, Ladyfish, and Spanish Mackerel, Jack Cravelle, and Black Drums. Our 4-hour and 6-hour trips will provide you with plenty of time to reel in one of these winners!

Inshore Expeditions Fishing Charters was established in 2014, specializing in year-round inshore fishing on the Emerald Coast. Based out of Santa Rosa Beach, FL, we fish all the local waters from Apalachicola to Destin. No matter what your skill level we welcome everyone from small children to seasoned anglers. Our goal is to provide a professional, fun, and exciting experience for all of our clients. Check us out today to book your next inshore expedition!

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  Launch Location

105 Hog Town Bayou Lane, Santa Rosa Beach

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Trips start at $550

2 Trips

1-4 guests

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2015 23' Bay Boat

250 HP engine(s)

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch



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Includes 3 guests
+$75 per additional guest, Max 4 guests

Includes 3 guests (+$75  $ per additional guest • Max 4 guests)

Trip time: 7:00am to 11:00am (4 hours)

1 Day Cancellation Policy

Light tackle 4hr bay fishing trip in the Choctawhatchee bay. Targeting redfish, trout, jack crevalle, ladyfish, black drum, snapper, amongst other species. 

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Includes 4 guests

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

1 Day Cancellation Policy

6hr light tackle bay fishing trip. 

digital photos, drinks,

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Fish Species

Black Drum
Black Seabass
Jack Crevalle
King Mackerel
Mangrove Snapper
Spanish Mackerel
Spotted Seatrout

Additional Details

Safety Features

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


  • GPS
  • Fishfinder

Boat Gear

  • Casting Platform
  • Livewell

Fishing Techniques

  • Bottom Fishing
  • Drift Fishing
  • Flounder Gigging
  • Light Tackle
  • Spinning
  • Trolling

Fishing Policies

  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch

Price Includes

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

Minimum Age

  • All ages welcome

Fishing Location

  • Backcountry
  • Flats
  • Inshore
  • Nearshore

About the Vessel


Capt. Heath Lavin

Boat Type

Bay Boat

Boat Length


Year Built


Engine Manufacturer

Yamaha SHO

Number of Engines


Engine Horsepower

250 HP