Contact Us: 833-I-GO-FISH (446-3474)
Contact Us: 833-I-GO-FISH (446-3474)
Contact Us: 833-I-GO-FISH (446-3474)
Contact Us: 833-I-GO-FISH (446-3474)

Wide Open Charters and Guide Service

Capt. Chris Castle St. Augustine, FL Incorporated Licensed Insured

Welcome to Wide Open Charters and Guide Service.  Located in St Augustine, they specialize in offshore deep sea fishing charters – including Shark fishing charters.  They are a family-friendly charter and children are always welcome aboard for the fishing adventure of a lifetime, with Florida’s oldest city as the backdrop.

 

Captain Chris Castle has spent his life offshore deep sea fishing in both North Florida and the Florida Keys. He looks forward to sharing his experience and knowledge with his guests.  He and the Wide Open Charters and Guide Service crew will ensure you enjoy your trip out on the water.  

 

Captain Chris looks forward to welcoming guests of all ages and skill levels aboard his 28ft center console Edgewater boat.  This vessel is powered by two 225HP Yamaha engines with a cruising speed of 35 knots to get you to the fish quickly and comfortably.   She is equipped with all the latest navigation technology and required safety gear.  There is a T-top for shade and a bathroom on board so you can fish in comfort.

 

Wide Open Charters and Guide Service provides everything you need for a successful fishing adventure.  Your fishing license, rods, reels, tackle, lures and fresh or live bait are all included.  You can keep your catch and the crew will clean and fillet it for you.  While out on your fishing excursion, Captain Chris will be utilizing a variety of fishing techniques including bottom fishing, light tackle, spinning, jigging and trolling,

 

At Wide Open Charters and Guide Service you can choose between 4, 6 or 10 hour offshore fishing adventures for up to four anglers in pursuit of mahi mahi, cobia, king mackerel, sailfish, sharks snapper, triggerfish and grouper among others.  

 

Join Captain Chris and Wide Open Charters and Guide Service for a memorable and fun-filled day off the coast of St Augustine. 

  Launch Location

117 Dockside Drive, St. Augustine

 (833) 446-3474

Trips start at $400

4 Trips

4-4 guests

See available trips

2004 28' Center Console

225 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

OFFSHORE

Includes 4 guests

Trip time: 7:00am to 5:00pm (10 hours)

100% if customer cancels within 7 days, 50% if within 3 days

offshore trolling and or bottom fishing

Close details

private

OFFSHORE

Includes 4 guests

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

100% if customer cancels within 7 days, 50% if within 3 days

Offshore trolling and or bottom fishing from the beach to 12 miles offshore

Ice and bottled water
Close details

private

INSHORE

Includes 4 guests

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

100% if customer cancels within 7 days, 50% if within 3 days

Inshore fishing for redfish, trout, flounder, drum and whiting

Close details

private

OFFSHORE

Includes 4 guests

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

100% if customer cancels within 7 days, 50% if within 3 days

Trolling and or bottom fishing in depths to 100’

Ice and bottled water
Close details

Latest Fishing Report

    Fish Species

    Cobia
    Jack Crevalle
    King Mackerel
    Red Snapper
    Sailfish
    Sharks

    Additional Details

    Safety Features

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

    Navigation

    • GPS
    • Fishfinder
    • Radar

    Boat Features

    • Cooler
    • Tee top for shade

    Facilities

    • Shower
    • Toilet

    Boat Gear

    • First Mate
    • Downriggers
    • Livewell
    • Outriggers

    Fishing Techniques

    • Bottom Fishing
    • Deep Sea 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

    Fishing Location

    • Inshore
    • Nearshore
    • Offshore
    • Reef
    • Wreck

    About the Vessel

    Captain

    Capt. Chris Castle

    Boat Type

    Center Console

    Boat Length

    28’

    Year Built

    2004

    Engine Manufacturer

    Yamaha

    Number of Engines

    2

    Engine Horsepower

    225 HP

    The Perfect Gift For the angler on your list!