Events and Fishing
2018 44th ANNUAL TREASURE ISLAND MARINA KING TOURNAMENT WILL BE FRIDAY & SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 14th AND 15th.
The biggest Red Snapper brought to our docks this summer. This is Rick & Betty Dykes with a 28.2 lb Red Snapper caught on their 28′ Tidewater, “JUST NEVER KNOW”.
Danny Champion with a nice Gag Grouper he caught fishing on his 28′ Grady White July 7th.
Danny Champion and his crew with an impressive catch of Red Snapper caught on July 6th.
Chris McGee and Todd Shiver with a 36.6 lb. Gag Grouper caught while fishing on Todd’s 28′ Boston Whaler Outrage, “FISHTALES”.
Chris Tidwell shows off a beautiful 24.8 lb Red Snapper he caught while fishing with Tommy Davis on his 29′ World Cat, REEL DEAL”.
James, helping his cousin Sommers, hold up a monster Red Snapper she caught while fishing on her Uncle’s 33′ Grady White.
Christy Mulcher with a nice Red Snapper she caught on her Mom & Dad’s 28′ Tidewater, “JUST NEVER KNOW”.
Todd Hudgel with a REd Snapper and Black Fin Tuna he caught 40 miles offshore.
Carter, Maddox and Mason with the Red Snapper they caught while fishing with Joe Meyers on his 22′ Scout.
Not sure who is bigger – the fish or the angler! that is Bree Green and her Gag Grouper friend.
Mike Tandy with a 17.2 lb Red Snapper he caught fishing with Rick & Betty Dykes on their 28′ Tidewater, “JUST NEVER KNOW”.
Another great catch off the “CARLEY SUE”.
Scott McClaurin, Capt. Shawn and Dwight McClaurin with a nice Red Snapper catch off of their 33′ Grady White, “OUTCAST”.
Now that is a nice catch of Black Fin Tuna and Mahi Mahi off the 33′ Grady White, “OUTCAST”.
This group on “OUTCAST” slayed the Red Snapper on a recent trip out into the Gulf.
Chuck Hartzman with a Gag Grouper and a Red Snapper he caught on his 257 Grady White.
Rick Dykes with a large Black Snapper he caught on Tuesday June 19th fishing
on his 28′ Tidewater, “JUST NEVER KNOW”.
That’s a pretty good size Vermillion Snapper being held by Mike Tandy. He caught it on June 19th.
Mikayla caught the two largest Red Snapper while fishing on her grandparents boat, a 28′ Tidewater ,”JUST NEVER KNOW”.
George Jackson caught this gorgeous Red Snapper on Friday June 15th.
Pat Hartzman pulled up this King Mackerel while bottom fishing for Red Snapper.
Nick Palerino and his crew on the “CARLEY SUE” brought this impressive catch to the docks on Thursday June 14th.
Brian and Chris with a very healthy catch of Red Snapper and Gag Grouper fishing off of their 28′ Kevlakat.
McClean and Nico with a varied selection of fish they caught. a Red Snapper, King Mackerel, Black Fin Tuna and a Mahi Mahi.
The Atlantis Group with an incredible catch of Red Snapper and other fish off of their 33′ Grady White.
Mikayla with a gorgeous Gag Grouper she caught while fishing with her Mom and Grand Parents on their 28′ Tidwater.
Todd Shiver with one of the many Red Snapper and Gag Grouper he caught on his 28′ Boston Whaler, “FISHTALES”
Joe Arnold shows off a nice Wahoo he caught on Saturday June 9th fishing on his 25′ Grady White.
Jason Arnold with two Red Grouper he caught while fishing with his Dad on their 25′ Grady White.
Mr. Smith and Mr. Green with a 30 lb Cobia they caught on Friday June 8th.
DANNY CHAMPION AND THE REST OF THE CREW FISHING ON THE 37′ CONTENDER “BLOODLINE” WITH A VERY IMPRESSIVE CATCH OF GAG GROUPER, RED GROUPER, SCAMP AND VERMILLION SNAPPER.
Jim Busch & Chris Simonds with 3 Gag Grouper they caught on the first day of Gag season 2018. They were fishing on Chris’ 28′ Kevlakat.
Jackson Stewart with a gorgeous 82 lb. Amberjack he caught while fishing with his Dad on their 32′ Everglades.
What an impressive catch! Todd Shiver, Rick Dykes & Betty Dykes and the rest of the crew while fishing on Rick & Betty’s 28′ Tidewater, JUST NEVER KNOW”, on May 20th.
Todd Shiver with one of the Amberjack they caught along with Red Grouper fishing on Todd’s 28′ Boston Whaler Outrage, “FISH TALES”.
This 435 lb. Blue Fin Tuna was brought to our docks by Chris Sours and his crew off the “KILLIN TIME” Charter Boat. What a gorgeous catch!
Robin Powell caught these two nice King Mackerel while fishing on the 24′ Robalo, “PHILISA JANE”.
Caleb Peavler with a 31 lb. Amberjack he caight while fishing with Kevin Early on his 37′ Boston Whaler Outrage.
Jason Sharrar and his two daughters, Olivia & Laurel, with a nice size Cobia they caught while fishing on Jason’s Sportcraft on Sunday April 1st.
Jon & Julie with their Triggerfish and Beeliner catch while fishing with Rick Dykes (kneeling) on his 28′ Tidewater, “JUST NEVER KNOW”. (There were 3 other anglers on the boat who are not pictured.)
Dick & George with four of the many Spanish Mackerel they caught fishing with Gloria Turner on her 21′ Key West.
David Cockcroft shows off a Triggerfish he caught while fishing with Rick & Betty Dykes on their 28′ Tidewater, “JUST NEVER KNOW”.
Not to be outdone, Mike Tandy & Dave Quillen have two Triggerfish they caught while fishing with Rick & Betty Dykes also on their 28′ Tidewater, “JUST NEVER KNOW”.
Nathan Laney, Josh Laney and Greg Childs with their Triggerfish & Amberjack catch in Federal waters while fishing on Greg’s 21′ SeaHunt on January 14th.
Micah Studdard and his crew with an impressive catch – Sunday September 3rd.
Nick Palarindo, Brad Lloyd, Greg Childs and the rest of the crew with a great catch off of Nick & Brad’s 22′ Angler, “CARLEY SUE”.
John Deloach, Sinh Nguyen, Jack Sanders and Blake Waldrop with a 130 lb Swordfish they caught during the Grand Lagoon Grand Slam Fishing Tournament. They were fishing on John’s 30′ Grady White Marlin, “CERTIFIABLE”.
Brody and Bo show off some of the Red Snapper they caught fishing with Brody’s grandfather on his 25′ SeaHunt, “WHY KNOT”.
Jim Nicholson, Hayden Nicholson and Shawn Nguyen with a great catch aboard Jim’s 35′ Contender, “LADY K VIII”.
Charles Lawler, Capt. John Nutton and theiir entire crew with Red Snapper, Grouper & Scamp caught on Mr. Lawler’s 43′ Everglades, “ASSFAULT”.
Danny Champion and his entire crew with a super catch fishing on Danny’s 28′ Grady White.
Derrick Deloach with a nice Red Snapper he caught fishing with his family on their 30′ Grady White, “CERTIFIABLE”.
Bo with a gorgeous Dolphin he caught on July 9th while fishing on his 25′ ProCat.
Jakob, Mikayla and Betty with their impressive Red Snapper they caught fishing on Betty and Rick’s SeaHunt, “JUST NEVER KNOW”.
Hayden Nicholson with a Red Grouper he caught fishing on his grandfather’s 38’Contender, “LADY K VIII”
Dave Dorado & Sean McClean with a 29.2 lb. Red Snapper they pulled in on “FREE DIVER” Dave’s 29′ Parker Pilothouse.
Shawn Nguyen shows off the 27.4 lb Red Snapper he caught on June 2nd.
Isabella and Amy with two rather large Red Snapper they caught fishing with their grandfather John Deloach on his 30′ grady White, “CERTIFIABLE’. (The Snapper on the right weighed in at 28.5 lbs!!)
David & Rusty with two large Red Snapper they caught while fishing with Rick & Betty Dykes on their 27′ SeaHunt, JUST NEVER KNOW”. The Red on the left is 26.4 lbs and the Red on the right is 24.4 lbs.
Luke and Amanda with their catch of Red Snapper while fishing with Tom Ronchetti on his 26′ Robalo, “MOTLEY CREW”.
Gloria Turner with one of the Red Snapper they caught while fishing on her 21′ Key West.
Nico & Justin with a great catch fishing with Frank and Brett on their 25′ Pro-Cat. (In 4′-6′ seas at that!)
Charles Lawler and his crew on ASSFAULT, his 43′ Everglades, caught this 92 lb. Warsaw Grouper while fishing with Capt. John Nutton.
RICK & BETTY DYKES CAUGHT THIS BEAUTIFUL RED GROUPER WHILE FISHING ON THEIR 27′ SEAHUNT, “JUST NEVER KNOW”.
Joe caught this 94 lb AmberJack February 23rd with Daniel Lopez on his 29′ Century, “GUD E NUFF”.
Sean Nguyen ….. now that’s a Tuna!!
These two AmberJack were caught on Greg Childs 24′ SeaHunt on February 2nd.
Sam Huguley with a gorgeous SailFish he caught on his boat “TIDE LINES” on Saturday September 17th.
Shawn Nguyen caught this monster 91.3 lb. Cobia, June 2016.
As is usually the case, when you go fishing with Rick Dykes on JUST NEVER KNOW, you are going to catch fish and David Cockcroft did just that with this huge Red Snapper.
John and Lindsey caught this 56.8 lb Cobia on Saturday April 23rd fishing on their 23′ SeaPro.
Brett Davenport caught this 33.4 lb Cobia, Saturday August 29th.
Maclean and Nico show off two Red Grouper they caught August 1st.
Jim caught these two big Red Snapper fishing on his friend Gary Gill’s
32′ Boston Whaler with Capt. John. The one on the left is 25 lbs!!
David Burke off the “REEL CONTENDER” shows off a 61 lb. AmberJack they caught in May.
Then in November there is the annual Florida Seafood Festival in Apalachicola where numerous boats travel to this quaint picturesque setting and spend a weekend enjoying the local seafood and entertainment the Festival has to offer.
In September of each year we host our annual King Mackerel Fishing Tournament. Thousand of dollars in cash prizes await the winners with the largest King Mackerels. this year’s Tournament is scheduled for September 18th and September 19th. Call 850-234-6533 for further information or email [email protected]
Christian and Todd caught this 29 lb King while fishing on Todd’s 30′ Grady White, “ISLANDER”.
Walter George and his crew with an impressive catch of RedFish and Sheepshead they caught one rainy windy morning in December 2014!
Bill Killion & Robert Green with a 44.5 lb King Mackerel they caught on Robert’s 27′ Boston Whaler Outrage.
Al Simmons with a monster King he caught on November 11th.
Matthew Denamur (front left) and the crew of “Family Time” with his winning 49.1 lb. Amberjack.
Scott Nguyen and his winning 44.8 lb. King Mackerel.
RESULTS OF THE 2014 40TH ANNUAL
TREASURE ISLAND MARINA KING MACKEREL TOURNAMENT
1ST PLACE 44.8 LB KING – SCOTT NGUYEN – “CONTENDER BOYZ”
2ND PLACE – 16.9 LB KING – BUTCH CARENDAS – “SWORD-A-CRAZY”
3RD PLACE – 14.3 LB KING – BRIAN BAILEY – “GOT PUMPS”
4TH PLACE – 9.8 LB KING – SCOTT CHAMBERS – “BONEMAKER”
Brian, Stoney and George caught this ample selection of Wahoo and Dolphin while fishing on Stoney’s 46′ Cabo “SALT PROPHET”. that biggest Wahoo is a whopping 65 lb.
Bryan Wallace & David Hataway hold this massive 96 lb AmberJack as John Deloach looks on. (8/16/14)
Catie Dennis, Stetson Nichols & Mark Dennis caught this Cobia on Mark’s 23′ Key West.
Mikayla and Haley with a very impressive group of Red Snapper they caught while fishing with Mikayla’s mom, grandfather and grandmother.
The Rudders show off a nice Red Snapper catch they caught on their 22′ Grady White.
Caitlyn MacConnell and her Red Snapper she caught on Sat. May 24th.
Todd Atkinson and this beautiful Wahoo he caught on his 30′ Grady White.
Sam Huguley shows off a monster Amberjack he caught.
Walter George shows off a whopping RedFish he caught on May 7th.
Joe Matthews (2nd from left) and Michael, Joe and David had a great day of fishing on May 7th with this variety of offshore fish.
Greg Wheat with a cobia he caught on 4/11/14.
Clifford Hughes holds two Red Grouper he caught on 3/20/14
Eric Wilkas shows off a beautiful Sailfish they caught recently while fishing on his 24′ Shearwater.
Jackson and James Stewart had a great day of fishing on their 32′ Everglades
Frank Viellela, Nico Viellela and Bo Davenport and their impressive catch of Red Snapper (Oct 2013)
David and Julie Huie with their Red Snapper catch, Oct 2013.
They brought this catch to the docks the first day of Fall Snapper Season. David Cockcroft, Mike Tandy, Mike Robinson, Chris Cumberland, Chris Cramer, Jim McKenzie and Dick Winter.
Ron Parker with a gorgeous Grouper he caught on Friday 9/13/13!
Walt Coward and this monster 90 lb. Amberjack they caught Saturday August 24th
Mikayla and Lisa show off their day’s catch. July 2013
Gary Gill and a couple of Red Snapper he caught on his 32′ Boston Whaler (June 20th)
Vickie & David Helms with a gorgeous Red Snapper they caught aboard their boat, “VICKIE-RAE”
Dakota Page and Walter George with some nice looking Speckled Trout. June 2013
Capt. John and Leroy Jackson show off some beautiful Snowy Grouper and a rather large Amberjack they caught (May 2013) offshore.
Ronnie Johnson with a nice catch of Redfish. (May 2013)
Todd Atkinson with two Red Snapper he caught while fishing aboard his 30” Grady Marlin. (June 2013)
Bill Miller shows off his Cobia he caught on May 1, 2013.
David Loveless shows off a Jack Crevalle he caught while fishing with his son Cody and Claude Scarbrough on Capt. Scarbrough’s 22′ Pathfinder. (May 2013)
These killer Amberjacks were caught by Aaron, Sam & Brian on Brian’s 35′ Donzi!
Ward Smith and his crew caught these Spanish Mackerel aboard his 19′ SeaHunt.
These are only a few of the many Spanish Mackerel that Ann & Johnny Adams caught while fishing in April 2013.
Treasure Island Marina is your gateway to the fine fishing year round in the Gulf of Mexico. Grouper, Snapper, Amberjack, King Mackerel, Redfish, Spanish Mackerel, Speckled Trout, Trigger Fish, Tuna, Wahoo, Ling and Mahi Mahi are just a few of the types of fish you can catch in both the Gulf and the surrounding bays.
September of each year is our annual Treasure Island Marina KING MACKEREL TOURNAMENT. Please contact George Laird for further information, [email protected]
Jim McKenzie caught this gorgeous Bull Dolphin while fishing with Brian Bruhmuller
Keith & Colson Leonard caught this Sailfish last week about three miles offshore.
Treasure Island Seafood Market is your one stop seafood shop. Treasure Island Seafood carries only the highest quality of fresh local seafood. Fresh fish, shrimp, Apalachicola oysters, crab legs, lump crab, crab fingers, tuna dip and much more. Have the fish you catch cleaned and packed for travel. Coolers and bulk ice available. Call (850) 249-7323 for further information. Open 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. daily.
For tide information, view Panama City tide charts here.