Destin is well known for being the worlds luckiest fishing village. Destin Harbor is home to the largest fishing fleet in Florida. Destin Harbor is the core for many other activities for vacationers. You may just want to cruise the docks and check out the day’s catches or take a ride on a charter to see dolphins and other marine life in their natural habitats.Experience underwater adventure while snorkeling and diving our natural reefs and wrecks. Maybe you prefer renting a pontoon boat cruising choctawatchee Bay or checking Okaloosa Island from Santa Rosa Sound or just hanging out on Crab Island.
Smaller crafts don’t fall short of adventure, filling the need for speed then Jet Skis and waverunners maybe the ticket for you.Soar high in the sky and take a ride on one of Destins many parasailing boats. On land local attractions include State parks, museums, gardens amd water parks providing fun for the whole family. Golf is a popular pastime ,Destin is the host of many elite Golf Courses.
Maybe you prefer enjoying your vacation at the beach the old fashion way with Destin’s sugar white sand and it’s emerald green water as far as the eye can see. You can understand why some people spend their whole vacation at the beach. After a jam pack day of fun its time for some fine southern cuisine. There nothing better than sitting on the deck eating fresh seafood with a touch of southern hospitality looking at one of Destin’s famous heart stopping sunsets.
Dawn Patrol consists of professional captains that are experts in back bay and gulf fishing. As winners of many local fishing contests and tournaments Captain Jt is always ready to share his experience in the waters of Destin with you and your family.
Dawn Patrol is featured nationally in Florida Sportsman magazine, Time Warner’s Hooked on Fishing, Sport Fishing magazine, and South Florida Sport Fishing.
Capt JT was born and raised in North Carolina fishing the coast with his father. At an early age he was fascinated with all aspects of fishing. In 1980, Capt JT moved to the Destin/Fort Walton area. After fishing on the local piers he knew the passion of fishing was in his blood. Shortly thereafter, he purchased his first boat and began fishing the area local waters and tournaments. Later he tried other aspects of fishing commercial fishing, backbay fishing, and offshore fishing. Trying them all, he knew his heart was with the backbay and inshore gulf fishing. His expertise in the area waters will insure your party a great fishing adventure.
Captain Robert Broestler
Capt. Rob moved to the area in 1980. He started fishing on the area piers. Knowing the fishing bug had got him, he began fishing as a mate in Destin in the summer and commercial fishing in the winter. As a mate Rob enjoyed the charter fishing industry because of the interaction with people. This made his decision easy to become a captain. Captain Rob’s love for fishing is evedent as his enthusiasm shows when his customers reel up the largest fish they’ve ever caught. Rob’s expertise in backbay
and inshore gulf fishing makes him a great choice for you and your family.
Dawn Patrol sports a 22 ft. Cape Horn with an 8 1/2 foot beam. Powered with a 250 4 stroke Yamaha and a dual helm, this fishing machine cuts through the water getting you to the fish fast and safely. Additionally, Dawn Patrol is equipped with a cobia tower
that gives the captain a key advantage for spot fishing cobia and tarpon on the beach as well as trout and red fish on the flats. Coumplete with a 30 gallon live well this boat is a fisherman’s dream.
Dawn Patrol Too
Dawn Patrol too is a 22 ft Cape Horn with an 8 1/2 ft beam. Sporting a 225 hp 4-stroke yamaha this fishing vessel cuts through the water getting you to your fishing spots in a hurry. Its 40 gallon live well allows us to keep plenty of live baits . Dawn Patrol
too has a T-top with many rod holders. This boat has won many tournmants along the Emerald Coast and is an excellent choice for your Gulf or Bay fishing trip.