Panama City Fishing Charters
Welcome to North Bay Charters and to the beautiful waters of the Gulf of Mexico in one of the top vacation spots in Florida, Panama City Beach. Take some time and come fishing with us.
Snapper, Grouper, King Mackerel, Wahoo, Trigger. Flounder, Sheepshead, Redfish, Sea Trout or Shark; we have the right set up for you.
We have offshore, inshore and shallow water boats to maximize your fishing experience. Our Captain, Larry Lemieux has been fishing these waters for over 25 years and will be sure you make memories with your friends and family. Give us a call at 850-527-6571 for more information. If you get Capt. Larry’s voice mail, he's fishing and will call you back the same day.
Bonus Fall Snapper Season
The State has given a bonus fall Snapper season in October and November. We have our newly renovated inshore/near shore boat ready and equipped with the perfect light tackle! Call Captain Larry and book your trip today.
Fishing Season Update
Deep Sea Fishing
Amberjack and Grouper are Now in Season.
Inshore the fishing is heating up for Trout and Redfish and the Flounder bite is expected to be here in October.
Call us for shallow water or inshore fishing.
Fees are based on the season and length of trip but range from $130 to $180 per hour. This includes all your fishing gear for light and big game fishing. Ice and bottled water are also included. There is an additional cost for fish cleaning and packaging $.75/lb. Trips will be confirmed by taking a 50% trip deposit.
Please ask us about any special requests for additional food and beverages.
For reservations call Capt. Larry
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What Kind of Fish will you catch?
The Gulf and Back Bay are full of Fish. Captain Larry fishes year round and knows the best kind of fish to target. Also there are limits and restrictions that Capt. Larry will explain when you call.
- Triggerfish and Vermillion Snapper are open and catchable from March 1 to mid-May
- Shark fishing is open year round
- Amberjack (open May 1-31 and August 1 - September 30)
- Red snapper (June 1 - mid-July)
- Gag grouper (July 1 until mid-December)
- All other fishes, like King Mackerel, Sea Trout and Redfish and Flounder (open year round with size and quantity limits)
Book Your Fishing Trip
For the quickest response, it is best to call. If we do not answer please leave a message and we'll return your call as soon as possible.
We are located in the Captain Anderson’s Marina (behind Captain Anderson's):
5550 North Lagoon Drive
East Pier, Slip #2
Panama City Beach, Florida, 32408
If trip must be canceled due to weather or mechanical failure, trip deposit will be refunded in full. Weather cancellations are at captain’s discretion. Trips can be canceled outside of 14 days with no charge. Trips canceled 2 to 14 days prior to trip will be charged 1/2 of the trip cost. If we are able to refill the canceled trip with another trip there will not be a cancellation fee. Trips canceled within 24 hours or no shows will be charged the full price of the trip.