Destin Fishing Season
Destin – Deep Sea Fishing Boats
|Red Snapper||Pinkish in color, found offshore bottom fishing, can weigh up to 20 lbs.||Call Booth|
|Grouper||Offshore species, live on rocky bottom, commonly weigh up to and exceeding 100 lbs.||Closed Feb & March|
|Amberjack||Offshore bottom fish found on wrecks and rocky reefs, commonly weigh up to 40 lbs. – Florida record is 142 lbs.||closes June 1st to July 31st|
|Red Fish||Copperish in color with one or more spots at base of tail, inshore migrating from estuaries, record is 51 lbs. although usually weigh around 8 lbs.||All year|
|Triggerfish||Reef dwelling bottom fish.||Call booth|
|Cobia||Early season sport fishing at its finest, long gray and white lateral stripes with broad head, migrates inshore.||Mid March-May|
|King Mackerel||Schooling migratory fish, commonly weigh up to 20 lbs., record is 90 lbs.||May-Oct.|
|Spanish Mackerel||Smaller than king mackerel, found in schools inshore and offshore, over deep grass beds.||Mid April-Sept.|
|Shark||Several species in- and offshore including hammerhead, blacktip, and mako.||All year|
|Trout||Dark gray or green with black spots, found in estuaries, record is 15 lbs. 6 ozs.||March-Nov.|
|Sailfish||Deep dark blue sport fish, found near 100-fathom line, record is 116 lbs.||June-Oct.|
|Marlin||Large game fish, awesome sight to see, up to 8 feet long. Florida record for Blue Marlin is 980 lbs., White Marlin record is 161 lbs.||June-Oct.|
|Wahoo||Largest of mackerel family, fastest fish in the sea, offshore game fish.||June-Oct.|
|Tuna||Large schooling fish found offshore.||June-Oct.|
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