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.
117 Dockside Drive, St. Augustine
Trips start at $400
4-4 guestsSee available trips
2004 28' Center Console
225 HP engine(s)
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Capt. Chris Castle
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