Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) – Fishing Info

About Got'em Fishing Charters

Where does Got'em Fishing Charters fish?

We fish the Panama City Beach area, including Gulf of Mexico, Panama City Beach. East Bay, West Bay, Grand Lagoon, North Bay, Saint Andrew Bay, Deer Point Lake, Choctawhatchee Bay, Laguna Beach, Rosemary Beach.

What are the target fish?

Target fish include Greater Amberjack, Bonito, Cobia, Common Dolphinfish (Mahi-mahi), Gag Grouper, King Mackerel (Kingfish), Redfish, Blacktip Shark, Mako Shark, Red Snapper, Vermilion Snapper, Spotted Seatrout, Gray Triggerfish

Where in Panama City Beach to we meet our guests?

We meet at Lighthouse Marina ( 5325 N Lagoon Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408, USA )

Do I need a STATE Fishing license?

Yes, a Fishing license is required

Where do I get a STATE Fishing license?

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission - Fishing

Florida residents and visitors 16 years of age and older are required to possess a Florida freshwater fishing or saltwater fishing license when engaged in active or passive fishing activities.  However, you do not need a saltwater fishing license if saltwater fishing from a for-hire vessel (guide, charter, party boat) that has a valid charter license or from a vessel whose operator has a valid recreational saltwater vessel license issued in the name of the operator of the vessel. If you are looking for online access for a license, please check Go Outdoors Florida here:

How much should I Tip?

It is customary to tip 20% of the trip total. We work tirelessly to make sure you have a guest experience!

Do I need to bring my own gear?

No, we provide standard gear such as rods and reels so you don’t need to worry about anything. But please feel free to bring you own gear if you prefer.

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