Booking Your Fishing Charter

If you need an expert fishing guide in Pensacola, Florida, you need Bout Time Charters. We have the experience and equipment any angler needs to have a great time in the Gulf of Mexico. Whether you are a first-time angler or have years of experience, Bout Time Charters is your best bet for an unforgettable fishing charter.

We run a variety of vessels, for offshore trips we run a federally permitted 31ft Cape Horn with Suzuki 300s and state of the art electronics. For our far offshore trolling and swordfish trips we run a 33 ft contender, powered by Twin 300 Suzukis.

What to Bring

  • Sunscreen, sunglasses & hat
  • Water, soda & snacks
  • White soled shoes
  • Camera
  • PLEASE no bananas!

Our Boat & Equipment

  • 31 ft Federally Permitted Cape Horn
  • 33 ft 2018 Contender
  • USCG safety equipped!

Charter Includes

  • Fishing licenses
  • Bait
  • Ice
  • Rods, reels & tackle. Including top of the line Daiwa equipment.


  • Full refund will be provided if you cancel your trip with 72 hours of departure time.
  • Cancellations made within a 72 hour window can receive a credit towards future fishing trip.
  • Cancellations made within 24 hours of departure time will be charged full amount of charter.


Your safety is our utmost concern. Unfortunately we can’t control Mother Nature! Weather cancellations are the Captains discretion and will receive a full refund or can use deposit to reschedule for another date. We’ll make every effort if you are on vacation to accommodate your trip during your stay if we have open dates available

Here are a few other trips you might be interested in:

Enjoy some family fun while fishing in PensacolaHave a younger family and not sure if everyone will LOVE fishing like you do? Book an “INTRO to Fishing” trip with us. This is a special THREE HOUR TRIP (this works well for younger children) and we’ll teach you the basics of fishing and make sure the kids catch fish they can reel themselves and have a great sense of accomplishment AND reel in enough fish to wear out their arms! Call me for details on this trip.

Not everyone in your family itching to go Inshore fishing? Pensacola offers countless breathtaking sights for you to view during one of our professional tours. Fort Pickens, Fort McCrae, the lighthouse and Naval Air Station Pensacola, the Sugar Bowl to the east of Pensacola Beach – a cruise to Lulu’s in Orange Beach! Watching a great sunset and watching dolphins play! There’s a lot to do on the waterways of the Pensacola area.

Sometimes it’s too hot to be on the Beach Blue Angel Weekend. You know when they have to clear the water for the show to start. Try watching the Blues from the best seat in the house – OUR BOAT! And a Captain makes the BEST designated driver! Book us for a Blue Angel show! It’s lots of fun to be in the middle of the action off the beach in the gulf OR we can go to where the real party is in the Sabine!

Enjoy the perfect trip with fishing or dolphin watching