HARD CHARGER

Starting at

$1,300

40′ Length
Up to 12 Hours
Up to 15 People

OVERVIEW

Hard Charger is located in Destin and offers to show you a memorable time in these waters.

This crew will do its best to make sure you have a fun day full of fishing. This involves 4 to 12-hour trips, mainly fishing for Snapper, King Mackerel, Amberjack, Dolphin, Grouper, and Wahoo, depending on the season and conditions on the day. On these trips, you can expect to use techniques such as light tackle, heavy tackle, bottom fishing, trolling, and big game fishing.

Your fishing adventure starts on the Hard Charger, a 40’ Resmondo custom boat US Coast Guard licensed to carry up to 15 passengers! It has a full cabin with air conditioning, a bathroom, and comfortable seating for your deep sea fishing in Destin.

All rods, reels, and terminal tackle are included in the price so you can focus on what really matters, fishing. Your trip will include all the necessary fishing licenses for the day. The crew will clean and fillet your catch for you to take home at the end of the trip.

Captain Tim Baxter Born in Maryland in 1972, Tim grew up fishing in the Chesapeake Bay for stripers ,flounder and blue crabs. He started fishing the Atlantic Ocean out of Ocean City, Maryland, during his teenage years for mahi-mahi, mako sharks, tuna and marlins. He moved to northwest Florida in 2007 and immediately started fishing the Gulf of Mexico out of Destin, Florida.

Honing his skills over the years in Destin, Florida, he has become an accomplished Captain and fisherman with a 100 ton Masters USCG license and multiple wins in local fishing tournaments to include the Summer Slam Red snapper in Destin in 2021.

With over 30 years on the water and his local knowledge of the Destin, Florida fishing grounds, he will put you on a charter boat fishing trip you won’t soon forget.

BOAT CAPTAIN

Capt. Tim

INCLUSION

Air Conditioning
Restroom

Our Charter Boats

Jump on board and ride out into the Gulf on one of our deep sea Gulf fishing trips! We provide your license, tackle, bait and ice so you can focus on the fishing. We offer a variety of trips ranging in hours, types of fishing, groups and individuals trips to accommodate both rookies and avid fishermen alike.

All our charter boats are equipped with air conditioning, restroom and life jackets.
All vessels with a capacity over six passengers are inspected and certified by the U.S. Coast Guards.
Everything is provided except for food and drinks.
Our charter boats range in size from 38’ to 65’.
We can accommodate small or large groups and offer private and group charters for all types of fishing.
If your party does not fill a charter boat we will group you with others.
The fish cleaning is covered by tips and it is customary to tip the mate at least 20% to 25% of the total charter price.
A deposit is required on each charter to confirm your reservation.
Please read our Deposit/Cancellation/Refund Policies before booking.

Deposit & Cancellation Policy

PRIVATE CHARTERS

A 50% deposit will be collected in order to hold your reservation. During Jan-April & Sept-Dec, full payment must be collected 5 days prior to the trip date. During May-Aug, full payment must be collected 2 weeks prior to the trip date.

If a customer cancels their reservation prior to the full payment collection day referenced above, a full refund will be processed. If a customer cancels after the full payment collection referenced above, the customer is liable for the full cost of the reservation and no refund will be issued.

If your captain cancels the fishing charter due to bad weather or mechanical issues and we are unable to rebook your reservation for another time or date, the customer will receive a full refund.

A deposit of $100 per person will be collected in order to hold your reservation. During Jan-April & Sept-Dec, full payment must be collected 5 days prior to the trip date. During May-Aug, full payment must be collected 2 weeks prior to the trip date.

If a customer cancels their reservation prior to the full payment collection day referenced above, a full refund will be processed. If a customer cancels after the full payment collection referenced above, the customer is liable for the full cost of the reservation and no refund will be issued.

If your captain cancels the fishing charter due to bad weather or mechanical issues and we are unable to rebook your reservation for another time or date, the customer will receive a full refund.

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