Policies & FAQs

How do we Book a Charter?
Call or text Captain Kenny at 850-712-2059. You can also email Captain Kenny at info@phcags.com(Captain Kenny may be on a charter. If so, please allow some time for Captain Kenny to respond. Thank-you!)  If you text, email or leave a voicemail, Captain Kenny will contact you back to confirm your charter as soon as possible!  A deposit is required to confirm your charter. The balance (cash or credit card payment) is required at the dock BEFORE departure.

Are Families and Children Welcome?
Yes! Anglers of all ages are welcome on all of Captain Kenny’s Pensacola Beach fishing trips.  Captain Kenny loves to share his passion for fishing with anglers of all experience levels from beginners to seasoned anglers.

How many people can Captain Kenny accommodate?
Our charters can accommodate up to 6 persons. Captain Kenny can arrange multiple boats for large groups.

Can we keep the fish we catch?
Yes, as long as the fish is in season, the proper size and within the daily catch limit.  Some species you catch may be protected or out of season and are ‘Catch and Release’ only.  Captain Kenny abides by all current fishing regulations and will let you know which fish are ‘Keepers’ and which are ‘Catch and Release’.

Do we need fishing licenses to fish with you?
No, all necessary fishing licenses are provided by Captain Kenny.

What does Captain Kenny provide?
When you go on a Pensacola Beach Fishing Trip with Captain Kenny, everything you need to fish is included!
Captain Kenny supplies:
• fishing licenses
• fishing tackle and equipment
• bait
• ice chests and ice for both your catch and to keep your drinks cold
• fish cleaning available on request!

What do we need to bring?
Captain Kenny provides everything you need to fish including fishing licenses, bait and tackle.
Here’s what you need to bring:
• Tropical weather clothing, sunscreen, a wide brim hat and polarized sunglasses are highly recommended.
• If worried about sea sickness, consider motion sickness medication such as Dramamine, Bonine or others. Consult with your doctor before taking any medication!

Is alcohol allowed on board?
Beer and wine are allowed but NOT in glass bottles. Hard liquor is NOT allowed.  Any wine in glass bottles must be transferred into a non-glass container before leaving the dock.  Illegal substances (no matter how minor) are not allowed on our charter boat.

Where do we depart?
We usually depart from the Lafitte Cove Marina in Pensacola Beach. We can also depart from the Shoreline Park public boat ramp in Gulf Breeze or the Mahogany Mill Boat Ramp in Pensacola.

What time of the day do you start your fishing trips?
Above all this is your fishing trip so Captain Kenny will work with you to begin the charter at a time convenient for you.  Remember, the earlier we start the better the fishing!

How early should I arrive for my fishing trip?
Please arrive fifteen to twenty minutes before the scheduled charter time so we can depart on schedule.

What about Cancellations?
For cancellations due to weather or prior to departure please check with Captain Kenny on policy.  Contact Captain Kenny directly at 850-712-2059.  The captain reserves the right to cancel any charter due to mecahnical or other unforseen circumstances and your deposit will be returned to you.

What if the weather forecast looks bad?
Captain Kenny stays in constant touch with weather forecasts.  If bad weather is expected, Captain Kenny will contact you to cancel or postpone the trip. Your deposit will be returned if your fishing trip is cancelled due to bad weather. 

What about Tipping?
Tipping is not required but it is customary to tip 15% to 20% of the charter cost especially if you had a really good time!

Other Questions?
If you have any other questions about Captain Kenny’s Pensaola Beach Fishing Trips, please feel free to call or text the Captain directly at 850-712-2059 or email Captain Kenny at info@phcags.com.