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Gulf Coast Extreme Adventures

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Apalachicola, FL 32320
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Amazing trip offshore with Capt. Doug

We went out with Capt. Doug on April 2nd and had an amazing day catching fish. This is our second... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Robert L
5 star fishing

This was my second time deep sea fishing with a different Capt. It defiantly exceeded my... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2017
Christianjackson22
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Newnan, Georgia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went out with Capt. Doug on April 2nd and had an amazing day catching fish. This is our second trip out with him and both times have been amazing. He is very flexible and will make the trip the way you want and target...More

Thank Robert L
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Doug S, Owner at Gulf Coast Extreme Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I had a blast with you guys and those mangrove are tricky to catch in the day time. You all picked up on how to catch them quickly so good job to you!!! I look forward to many more trips with y'all, Captain Doug

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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

This was my second time deep sea fishing with a different Capt. It defiantly exceeded my expectations with bigger fish than I would have thought we would have caught and the Capt was funny with a a great fishing. Overall family friendly and I would...More

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dougscarabin, Owner at Gulf Coast Extreme Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

IM so glad you all had fun... Welcome back this year for some huge snapper when it opens in June!!!

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Reviewed 16 July 2017

This was my first deep sea fishing trip and because of Capt. Doug I can't wait to go again! He was very knowledgeable, incredibly efficient and hilarious. There were five of us on the Molly T. Paige and he was able to assist all of...More

Thank alkjackson
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dougscarabin, Owner at Gulf Coast Extreme Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Can't wait to see you all again!!! Thank you so much for the kind words.

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Reviewed 14 July 2017

Capt Doug did a great job bringing five of us to his "secret" hole. It's a ways out but when we got there our grandson had snapper on line in minutes. Got some 20 poundish snapper and headed back. Book early as we was having...More

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dougscarabin, Owner at Gulf Coast Extreme Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Come on back anytime... June is around the corner and those huge snapper are waiting on you again this year!!!

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Reviewed 8 July 2017

Captain Doug took me, my twin brother, my daughter and my grandson out fishing in the gulf. He even brought his scuba gear and went underwater and saw what fish were in the area. We caught grouper, Spanish Mackerel and spadefish. The spadefish were all...More

Thank rbush2017
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dougscarabin, Owner at Gulf Coast Extreme Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the nice review and wait till you see all the new over the top safety equipment I have this year.... Also got a brand new catamaran with twin 150 Suzuki's on it... Can't wait to see y'all again!!

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Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Our 2nd trip with Doug. He is very knowledgeable and dedicated to his crew. He maked every effort to ensure we all caught fish. Doug also has exceptional boating abilities. Never once were we afraid while out on the water. Gulf Coast Extreme Adventures is...More

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dougscarabin, Owner at Gulf Coast Extreme Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Thanks guys.... We really hammered those SNAPPER!!! Can't wait to do it again next year!!!

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Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Great fishing trip all around. Captain Doug is very knowledgeable and friendly. Three of us went out on the bay with Doug and we all caught our limit on speckled trout. I would definitely recommend.

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dougscarabin, Owner at Gulf Coast Extreme Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thank you sir.... Y'all come back anytime!!

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Reviewed 2 June 2017

This was my first time fishing this way, and Captain Doug was awesome. I think it made such a huge difference to have someone who so obviously loves fishing. He was almost as excited (or even more) as we were when we caught a bunch...More

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dougscarabin, Owner at Gulf Coast Extreme Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

Thank you guys for the nice review...If I could replay this trip all summer it would be fine with me.... Those triple tail deserved to be pardoned as hard as they were pulling!!! Enjoy those trout, you deserved them... Non stop action with y'all. I...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

I booked GCEA for a full day off-shore trip with 2 young boys - 9 and 8. Captain Doug got the kids on the fish in no time and was incredible in engaging with them and teaching them how to work the rods and reels...More

Thank Andrew K
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dougscarabin, Owner at Gulf Coast Extreme Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

I had an awesome time with you all... Especially the kids!!! I thought it was pretty awesome of you to release the huge ones with just a pic.... Most people won't do that... The medium sized ones eat better anyway... Please send me a text...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Captain Doug was great! He fit us in at the last moment and gave us a great adventure. He dropped my wife off on Little St. George to do some shelling and then took me and my 16-year old son for some fishing. We fished...More

1  Thank Tracy B
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dougscarabin, Owner at Gulf Coast Extreme Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

You guys were awesome and I really appreciated the enthusiasm... At the end of the trip I didn't want to see you all leave... You have an awesome son who is very well mannered.... That kid is going places!! Hope to see y'all again.

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Emily M
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The process are for the boat up to 6 people. Thank you for your question Captain Doug
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