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Our Captains

Journeys of St. George Island has an impressive team of experienced, qualified charter fishing captains who are well equipped to put you on the fish!

Each captain has his own unique style and specialty area along with their own secret “honey holes”.


Captain Tim “SGT”- 2018 Twin Vee 260 GF

Captain Peterson will run into the Gulf of Mexico between 15 and 55 miles out to various reefs, recks, and towers where the  fishing is wonderful. He will put you on Grouper, Snapper, Cobia, Amberjack, Mahi Mahi, Tuna, Wahoo, Barracuda, Spanish Mackeral, King Mackeral and much more. We can go after Marlin and Sailfish on longer trips. We will help you fight and catch monsters while and enjoy an experience of a lifetime. There is only a handful of captains within the hours drive with this expensive license to bring fishing charters in this federally controlled pristine ecosystem. Make sure you are early to book with Captain Tim for a deep-sea trip you won’t soon forget.


Captain Randy – 21′ Kencraft

Captain Randy is a native-born Floridian who was raised on the water and has spent thousands of days fishing and scuba diving. He is a well-known light tackle and fly fishing guide throughout the Florida big bend region. He was a co-host of the popular fishing show “The Big Bend Angler.” Captain Randy’s instructional fishing seminars have helped many anglers to improve their fishing technique. His years of experience on Florida’s waters have made him a wonderful fishing guide.


Captain Jeremy – 21′ Parker

Captain Jeremy has been with Journeys of SGI for 10 years, his enthusiasm and knowledge of the area and fishing keeps his boat booked with happy clients. Captain Jeremy studied to be a herpetologist (study of reptiles) and he travels all over the US in the off season fighting wildfires. Book a trip with Captain Jeremy and you will not be disappointed.

“Jeremy is awesome! We have been out with him for the past couple of years and we always have a great time! When we go home my son talks about Capt. Jeremy for the next month!”


Captain Russ – 2017 22″ Twin Vee

Capt. Russ is a Master 100 ton captain, a certified dive instructor. Russ is a knowledgeable captain that will show you the beauty of our pristine bay and river. His dolphin cruises are an experience to remember. Russ will give you information on fishing, kayaking and where to go for the best seafood. Come see Russ at Journeys.


Guide Dan – 21′ Century

Dan is an avid outdoorsman, that loves to share his local knowledge of the area. His family has been in the area since the early 1900s. Dan is a licensed fishing guide and a SUP and Kayak pro. He offers you, your family and friends experience on the beautiful Apalachicola Bay that you will remember for years to come.