CHARTER BOOKINGS, COST & TERMS 2017
Atlantic Coast of Florida from
LAKE WORTH INLET
fishing charters can accommodate up to six persons and include all fishing
licenses, end tackle,
bait, rod/reels, cold drinks, ice and instruction if necessary.
October through to
May are the best months for variety, this may vary if the water temperature
drops unseasonably like 2001 or we have a nasty bout of
The very best months being from February to May.
Bring your lunch and your alcoholic beverages if you wish, which we will
kindly keep cool for you in our ice box. We also have an microwave on board.
Did you say your filleting the fish ?
TERMS OF CHARTER 2017
Hire/Charter Terms for the
Any accommodation must be reserved directly by
the charterer's with the HOTEL/GUEST HOUSE concerned and as such
are not involved in reservation of rooms etc.
The following sets out the terms and
conditions under which the vessel
may be chartered. This document forms an
BLUE FISHING CHARTERS." (the
owner) and the club or individual/s hiring the
vessel (the charterer's).
The owner Capt. Tony ALLEN will make available the vessel
"ELECTRIC BLUE", licensed
by the STATE, insured and carrying
regulation safety equipment as set out by
the USCG. The vessel will also
carry a USCG Captain & and a crew member when
appropriate. The vessel will also have the
appropriate NOAA Fishing Permit for the Atlantic Ocean which covers all anglers
We do not endorse any
Payment can be made by Cash of Credit Card.
SIZE OF PARTY.
Our OUVP 6 pack uninspected vessel license restricts us to a maximum of 6
passengers plus two crew.
These limits will not be exceeded under any circumstances. If you find that your party is depleted, let us know in good time & we will try to help you make up the numbers.
Please remember that the charter cost is for the boat & the charterer's are responsible for the full fee, regardless of how many people are on board.
However in Florida this is not usually the case unless we have a Hurricane forecast.
Every Charter Captain's single biggest problem is the weather.
For single day charters, please call us on Mobile (312) 330-6689
daytime and in the
evening prior to the trip to check
conditions. For multiple day charters,
please call us on your arrival.
We acquire weather information from a number
of sources; shipping forecast, inshore
forecast, internet buoy data, TV etc., and
use it in deciding whether or not to sail.
Intelligent interpretation of the best data
available does not guarantee a correct
decision; the owner cannot be held
responsible if the charterer's have a wasted
If the owner cancels the charter due to adverse
weather conditions, problems with the boat,
illness or indisposition on the owner's part
or Captain's part, no boat charter fee is
payable & the full deposit is returnable
if one was paid.
deteriorating weather conditions force an
early return to port, only that portion of
the trip spent at sea is chargeable, with
any part of an hour counting as 1 hour. It
is the discretion of the skipper if no
charge is levied.
decision to return early to port is the
Captain's & his alone. A return at the
insistence of the anglers qualifies as a
complete trip & the full fee is payable.
Cancellation with less than 24 hours notice or No-shows will be
billed on your credit card at FULL PRICE!
NO EXCEPTIONS. WE DO NOT TAKE DEPOSITS BUT REQUIRE YOUR CREDIT CARD NUMBER
IN ADVANCE. Your card
will not be billed until the day of the event.
If a charter is cancelled due to an airline weather problem, we will
honor this position and there will be NO CHARGE.
- Please remember we are operating a business
and this is our livelihood.
WE WILL SUPPLY YOU WITH AN INVOICE IF REQUIRED.
2017 FISHING TRIP RATES
Please note: All prices are for the carriage of 6 persons. You are in
fact booking the boat.
Includes rod, tackle & frozen bait. Live bait is extra and is purchased
by the angler. We can
of course acquire that for you. Always subject to availability.
MAXIMUM NUMBER OF ANGLERS IS
HOW TO FIND
MAXIMUM NUMBER OF ANGLERS THAT CAN BE CARRIED