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The Reel Contender Fishing Charter

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Panama City Beach, FL, USA
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About The Reel Contender Fishing Charter
The Reel Contender Fishing Charter in Panama City Beach is a serious experience filled with fishing, fun and great memories. Captain David Burke has one goal, to help you, your family and friends enjoy a fishing experience that will not soon be forgotten. Our charters are perfect for everyone, from beginners to the most experienced, and can be scheduled near shore or off shore. Anglers looking for a more private, personalized experience are looking for a trip aboard the Reel Contender Charter boat.
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Reviewed August 4, 2019 via mobile

I highly recommend Reel Contender fishing charter. We had a great trip with Captain Dave & Steven!! Will definitely use these guys again!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank rn22900
Reviewed August 3, 2019

We had a blast with captain Dave and the reel contender again, he's always gotten us on the fish we're looking for. The reel contender is by far the best charter to take your family and friends on for the best fishing there is! Best...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Jeremy E
Reviewed August 3, 2019 via mobile

Capt David put us on the fish again. Family of 5 had a great day fishing and the deck hand was great as well. Will fish with Capt David again next year.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank hwade11
Reviewed June 17, 2019

I would highly recommend this charter. I want to thank Capt. Dave for allowing me to tag along on this trip. I want to thank his mate who was a big help for us getting our poles right back In to the water so we...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Danielle M
Reviewed June 12, 2019

Captain Dave and Stephen were great. Caught plenty of fish and they were very helpful. Our group was 3 old salts and 3 young bucks (ages 16, 15, and 14). They were helpful and I would definitely use these guys in the future - highly...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Matthew B
Reviewed May 22, 2019 via mobile

Capt David Burke and deck hand Steven were absolutely amazing. We visited florida for one reason and that was to get some fishing in and boy did they make that happen. He almost made it look easy. Within the first 30 secs of dropping our...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank mollyj732
Reviewed April 29, 2019 via mobile

Captain David and his first mate were the “REEL DEAL” They took a group of 4 us out a good 25-30 miles off-shore to the point where you can’t see the high rise condos anymore. We caught so many fish that we had to take...More

Date of experience: April 2019
4  Thank mikev123456
Reviewed April 7, 2019

Our group of six (2 dads and 4 teenage boys) took a 4 hour trip with Captain David and Mate Steven.... we were glad we didn't book a six hour trip. The only reason I write that is because we were exhausted after four from...More

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank Pete S
Reviewed April 4, 2019

We spent about 3 hours on the Bays with Captain David and First Mate Steven. The weather was a little less than perfect - super windy - and the Gulf had a small craft advisory, so we stayed in the Bays. But, our outing was...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank stacymscott2016
Reviewed March 17, 2019

If you are looking for a personal experience with your family or just you and a buddy this is a great opportunity to catch a variety, as well as lots of fish, while seeing the Gulf from an offshore view. The location is very easy...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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joanne c
April 25, 2019|
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What will be in season June-Aug. Family of 4, 10 hr day?
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mollyj732
March 6, 2019|
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Response from ReelC | Property representative |
Yes I provide all the license tackle poles and bait. Thanks Capt David
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wtrimble2017
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Price is for the boat for up to 6 people. If you don't have 6 that's fine I won't add anyone else it's a private trip. Thanks Capt David
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