Advanced Fishing with Capt. James Pic.


Fishing Panama City Beach

Fishing in the Panhandle of Florida in the crystal clear waters surrounding Panama City will be an experience you will not soon forget. Captain James Pic has been fishing the Panama City, Florida area for over 30 years.

Come Fishing with Capt. James Pic

Captain JP, as he is known in the community, is a fly fishing and light tackle specialist. When you come to visit you want to spend time with a captain that will take you where the fish live. JP not only knows where they live, he has their zip code!

A fishing experience you won’t forget!

Captain james pic

Voted Best of Bay in 2015

About us

Providing the Best Light Tackle Fishing Experience In the Area!

Captain James has been fishing the area for over 50 years. Growing up, learning how to catch big speckled trout, putting Gator trout in the box since he was a kid.

As time has gone by Captain James has become an expert on how to catch mahi mahi on a regular basis along with red snapper, grouper, wahoo, king mackerel and other reef species. Running a 26 ft Panga, one of the fastest boats in the area, he can put you on the reefs relatively quickly every morning.

If you’re looking for an off-season fisherman Captain James has a lot of experience in fishing the winter months.

Finding a nice day in the winter is not hard to do many fish in the box is not hard either.

Winter fishing includes special trout and redfish. Offshore many species of snappers and Triggerfish are available to catch providing a lot of action for the off season fisherman.

If you want to catch fish on a fly Captain James, a former Orvis Pro guide, has the knowledge and experience to put you on some of the biggest fish you’ll ever hook on a fly.

Whether you want to fish back country for speckled trout and redfish or in the Gulf for mahi mahi, kings, jacks.

Red snapper can be caught on the Fly.

Captain James will supply his personally tied clouser minnows proven to catch many species over the last 30 years.

Come fish the pristine Blue Waters around Panama City Florida with Captain James a seasoned guide running charters for over 30 years.

There are always fish to catch big fish and small let’s get you out there, make some memories and take something home to eat.

See you on the water

From your fishing license to quality Orvis Fly Fishing equipment and Penn Spinning gear, Captain JP has all of the equipment you will ever need.


Inshore and Offshore Charters

Live Bait or Artificials

"Gator" Speckled Trout Expert

Fly Fishing Specialist

Sight Seeing & Nature Cruises

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(850) 319-7855

Office Location

2508 West 9th St.,
Panama City, FL 32401

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(850) 319-7855