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The Reel Contender Fishing Charter

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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...more
3605 Thomas Dr, Treasure Island Marina, Panama City Beach, FL 32408
+1 850-259-2789
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My dad, brother and I fished Christmas eve morning with David and he killed it!! He put the 3 of us on the fish from start to finish!! 3 man limit of grouper and tons more boated!! David put us on hot spot after spot...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

My friends and I booked a charter with captain David Burke of the reel contender and we are beyond satisfied!! That man knows where the fish are and how to catch them, we were so worn out after limiting out on AmberJack, we also caught...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Just got a nice haul of fish with these guys, captain David knows where the fish are and he knows how to catch them. We all wore ourselves out with amber jack, black and white snapper, beeliners, scamp, gag grouper, red grouper, the list goes...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jeremy E
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Couldn’t have asked for a better 6 hr trip. If your wanting to catch fish and know you did when your done, book with Capt David. Great guy and he will find the fish one way or another. I can highly recommend him. Definitely will...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ejyoung0122
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Awesome day on the gulf. Captain Dave and Mr. Mike are a couple of pros. They put us on the fish. We brought in just shy of 200 lbs of excellent eating fish. Highly recommend!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Dave and Steven are the absolute best. They always work to accommodate and as I like to say with them you go catching not fishing The weather was perfect and we caught about 85 fish. Kids had a great time. Don’t waste your money with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Booked a 4 hour with Capt. Dave off recommendation from trip advisor. I took my 12 y/o daughter and 9 and 6 y/o sons. We caught 47 keepers and had a blast doing it. Capt. Dave gave my kids a day the will never forget....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Zimmerman L
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Captain Dave will definitely put you on the fish awsome time with friends best fishing trip ever thanks captain Dave and Steven

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank David H
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Best fishing charter I have been on, they want one thing....to get you on fish. Call them you won’t regret it. From sea to table in two hours

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jermgene
Reviewed 18 July 2018

We came for vacation on July 4th.and Captain David worked us into his schedule and we are so glad he did. He and his crew will put you on the fish, just be ready when you get there. My wife and 2 teenage sons went...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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24 June 2017|
Response from Scot_311 | Reviewed this property |
I believe it was $700 for 4 hours and $850 for 5 hours. It is well worth it!
30 April 2017|
Response from MeganBateman |
No there is not free fish cleaning. I believe it was like 60c/lb
30 April 2017|
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Response from juliek401 | Reviewed this property |
No it was not free but reasonable..60 cents a pound?