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    Amberjack Closed for the Remainder of 2017

    Pensacola Fishing Charters An angler told me the other day that it felt like he was being kicked after already being down when I told him amberjack would be closed for the remainder of 2017 in federal waters of the Gulf of Mexico. This is because we’re already dealing with strict regulations on triggerfish, red snapper, and gag grouper. NOAA …

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    Pensacola Beach named 7th Best Beach in USA

    Super popular travel and vacation website tripadvisor.com recently announced announced their rankings for the 10 best beaches in the United States and Pensacola landed at #7, so why not make a trip to town now to spend the day with Pensacola Fishing Charters. TripAdvisor’s annual Travelers Choice awards rank the top beaches, hotels, and other destinations as chosen by people …

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    News from FWC Meeting

    The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) met the first week of February in Clearwater, Florida and took action on a number of proposals that will affect panhandle anglers in 2017. At the top of the agenda was red snapper and the commissioners approved a draft rule to set the 2017 Florida Gulf of Mexico state waters recreational red …

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    25 Days of Christmas Sale

    We’re going to sell 25 inshore / nearshore fishing trip gift cards this December at $100 off! Each gift card also comes with 4 “Hot Spots Charters” T-Shirts. Prices • 4 Hour – $350 • 5 Hour – $400 • 6 Hour – $500 All gift cards and T-Shirts will be shipped via USPS. Trips must be used 3/1/2017 – …

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    Red Snapper Season Set to Close

    Final weekend of summer red snapper season Sunday July 10 will be the final day for recreational anglers to harvest red snapper in Florida state waters until later this year. The summer snapper season will officially close at 12:01 a.m. on Monday July 11. Recreational anglers off the Gulf Coast saw an extremely short federal red snapper season last month …

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    Red Snapper Workshop

    Red snapper workshop in Mobile The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will hold a series of public workshops to gather input on Amendment 45, which is the red snapper recreational sector separation sunset provision. This amendment considers management alternatives to extend or eliminate the red snapper sector separation sunset provision. There will be seven workshops held next week with …

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  • Pensacola Fishing Charters Lionfish

    Learn more about lionfish this weekend

    The 2nd Annual Lionfish Removal and Awareness Day Festival will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. this Saturday and Sunday May 14-15 at Plaza de Luna Park in Pensacola. Lionfish are an invasive species that are nonnative to the Gulf of Mexico. They were first sighted off the northern Gulf Coast in 2010 and they could have a potential …

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    Seminar on Catching Pompano March 7

    Fishing off the beach in the surf can be a load of fun and on top of it you can catch some tasty creatures to take home for dinner. A long list of species can be caught off the beach including redfish, whiting, and black drum, but pompano are truly what most anglers are out there looking to catch. Surf …

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    Spring Break 2016 Dates

    Spring break is right around the corner and that means before we know it we’ll be out there on the water looking for sheepshead, pompano, and cobia. Spring is one of the best times of year to fish in Pensacola because the weather in enjoyable and the bite is hot. Spring Break 2016

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    Wharf Boat Show with Pensacola Fishing Charters Captains

    Orange Beach to host boat show this weekend Pensacola no longer has a boat show, but if you’re itching to get out and see the latest and greatest in boats you’ll have your chance this weekend March 28-30. The Wharf Boat and Yacht Show will be held in Orange Beach which is just a quick trip away from Pensacola. The …

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