Panama City Beach Fishing Charters
Panama City Beach is simply one of the best fishing towns in the world. Catch pompano in the early morning surf or take a "head” boat out into the deep sea for red snapper, grouper and other delicious varieties. Local fishing resources provide fishing from one of our two world-class piers, or rent a kayak to catch that perfect redfish or flounder in the bay flats. Or charter a boat with an experienced captain on a deep sea or bay flats excursion that will be a memory of a lifetime. We even have an abundance of fresh water lakes and streams in Bay County to suit every angler’s desire!
A 7-day saltwater fishing license for non-residents is $30. A 3-day license is $17. Children under 16 are not required to hold a license.
Here are a few local fishing resources to help you with all your fishing needs in Panama City Beach.
Capt. Anderson’s Marina: 800-874-2415
Take an affordable day or half-day trip out into the deep gulf on a large "head” boat with other anglers, or charter your own private fishing yacht for the ultimate deep sea fishing experience. This marina is located on beautiful Grand Lagoon, just a few miles from our condos and hotels, next to Capt. Anderson’s restaurant.
Half Hitch Tackle: 850-234-2621
All the gear, bait and expertise you need can be found on Thomas Drive at Half Hitch Tackle. If you want to know all about fishing in Panama City, these folks can help you out. They also have a location at the foot of the Dan Russell Pier, making it easy for a great day of fishing in Panama City Beach!
Sunjammers Watersports: 1-866-SUN-JAMM
Sunjammers specializes in kayak fishing, an exciting and memorable way to get your hook wet and bring home a load of fish for dinner. From the Gulf to the Bay, these experts can get you set up with all you need to experience this exciting sport!
Adventures at Sea: 850-235-0009
Rent a pontoon boat for a day of family fun or go luxury with a charter on the "Reel Commocean.”