No fish, no pay based on the captain’s recommendations.
Running angling trips out of West Palm Beach, Big Buford Sportfishing invites you to create wonderful memories on these fruitful waters!

I’m licensed and up-to-date on all coast guard credentials. Capt. Ricky is here to cater a trip to your skill and ability level. He believes that fishing should be a memorable experience for beginners and novices alike. You’ll be using techniques like bottom fishing, trolling, jigging, kite fishing, and spinning, depending on what you’re going after.

As part of the 4 to 12-hour trips, you’ll target Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, King Mackerel, Tuna, Amberjack, and Snapper, according to the current season and weather conditions. You’ll be able to keep any legal species caught during the trip. Please let the captain know if you have any questions or special requests.

You’ll be fishing from a 35’ SeaVee boat with enough room for up to 6 anglers at any time. All the necessary fishing gear is included in the price of your trip. All that’s up to you is to use it as best you can. You don’t need to worry about fishing licenses, As they will be provided and handled by the charter. The price of your trip also includes complimentary drinks, but you’re welcome to bring your own.

The price of a given trip does include licenses, so be sure to get in touch with the captain about your options before the trip. We’re here to help you with anything you need, the first mate will be on hand during the trip. Leaving a tip for a job well done is much appreciated. This is a children-friendly charter, so you’re welcome to bring your kids.

Book your trip now and hit the water with Big Buford Sportfish.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Viaje Privado
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    ¡solicitado! Reservado hace: 1 día
    Cancelación GRATIS 1 día de aviso
    4 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 8:00 AM
    $700
    4 Hours bottom fishing or trolling.
  • Viaje Privado
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    Cancelación GRATIS 1 día de aviso
    4 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 1:00 PM
    $700
    This trip gives guests the chance to bottom fish, wreck fish, and even do some ledge trolling.
  • Viaje Privado
    3/4 Day Trip (AM)
    Cancelación GRATIS 1 día de aviso
    6 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 8:00 AM
    $1,050
    On 6-hour trips we have time to explore more options and venture offshore. We can start with bottom fishing and push offshore for large game fish.
  • Viaje Privado
    3/4 Day Trip (PM)
    Cancelación GRATIS 1 día de aviso
    6 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 1:00 PM
    $1,050
    One of my favorite trips. It allows anglers to enjoy South Florida's amazing scenery and even watch a sunset while fishing.
  • Viaje Privado
    Full Day Trip
    Cancelación GRATIS 1 día de aviso
    8 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 8:00 AM
    $1,400
    This 8-hour trip allows for more serious fishing time. This trip takes you fishing offshore, wreck, reef, and even deep dropping.
  • Viaje Privado
    12 Hour Trip – Swordfishing
    Cancelación GRATIS 1 día de aviso
    12 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 7:00 AM
    $1,850
    This trip is not for the novice. We travel out deep in waters up to 2200 feet. These trips require patience and the rewards can be amazing. The techniques and preparation make this a once-in-a-lifetime trip.
Hay 7 personas mirando este charter.

Sobre el Captain

Ricky Alford
West Palm Beach, Florida, Estados Unidos
Identificación y licencia verificadas
5 Opiniones de los clientes
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Miembro desde Diciembre 2022
I started my passion fishing the golf course ponds of Central Florida. Soon after, I was introduced to the Space Coast's Mosquito Lagoon inshore estuary. Since then, I was hooked on the ocean. After graduating college, I moved to the keys and was fortunate enough to work for some of the most knowledgeable captains on the East coast. Within a few years I had held amazing jobs at places like Bud N' Mary's, Two Conchs Charters, and private boats fishing for a giant Fortune 500 company. Eventually, I settled in West Palm Beach. If you want action fishing from start to finish, we can provide that for your party. If it's a trophy you're after for the wall, then let's go work for it. If you're looking to catch a lot of fish give me a call and let's see what we can put together.

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Especies de Interés

Amberjack Amberjack
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Black) Black Grouper
Grouper (Red) Red Grouper

Especificaciones del barco

SeaVee (Performance fishing) construido en 2004. Impulsado por 450HP Cummins motor, con una velocidad máxima de crucero de 30 nudos.

Longitud
35 ft
Capacidad
6 personas

Tipos de Pesca

Pesca de Orilla
Pesca Cerca de la Costa
Pesca en Alta Mar
Pesca en Arrecife
Pesca de Naufragio

Técnicas de Pesca

Equipo Ligero
Equipo Pesado
Pesca de Fondo/ Bottom Fishing
Troleo
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing
Kite Fishing
Pesca de Mar Profundo

Servicios

GPS
3 Garmin touchscreen
Localizador de peces
Garmin Thru-Hull chirp transducer
Flybridge
Vivero para la carnada
Outriggers
Nevera para la pesca

El Viaje Incluye

Cañas, carretes y equipo
Limpieza y Fileteado
Bebidas
Marinero
If extra assistance is needed pls request
Licencia de Pesca

Política de Cancelación

Cancelación gratis hasta 1 día antes del viaje

Los clientes pueden cancelar o modificar su reserva hasta 1 día antes de la fecha del viaje sin cargo. Si el viaje se cancela o modifica después, o en caso de no presentarse, se cobrará el 100% del depósito.

Políticas

Traslado no incluído
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Se permiten niños
Te quedas con la pesca
Se permite captura y liberación
Acceso para discapacitados

Pago

Pay online in full

Pay online in full through FishingBooker and save on credit card fees at the dock.

No additional fees.
Book with 15% deposit, pay rest to captain

Cuando el capitán confirme tu viaje, FishingBooker cargará a su tarjeta de crédito un depósito del 15% para garantizar la reserva.

El saldo restante se pagará directamente al operador del charter en la fecha del viaje o antes en uno de los siguientes métodos de pago:

Efectivo
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
PayPal
Cheques
Transferencia Bancaria
Al pagar el saldo restante con tarjeta de crédito, habrá un cargo adicional del 2%

West Palm Beach Calendario de Pesca

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Opiniones de los clientes

Calificación general
Excellent
5.0 / 5
de 5 estrellas de 5 reseñas
Barco
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Tripulación
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experiencia
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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March fishing trip
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Buena experiencia
100%
Capitán amigable
100%
Recomienda este charter
100%
Apto para niños
100%
Satisfecho con el barco
100%
Atrapé lo que quería
60%
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Joan K.
Westlake, FL
Excellent
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Experiencia:
Excellent
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Barco
Excellent
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Tripulación
Excellent
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En general

3/4 day fishing with Capt. Ricky

VERIFICADO   NUEVO  3/4 Day Trip (AM) on Febrero 25, 2023
Ricky was so knowledgeable and helpful…he knew exactly where the fish were most likely to get caught. He had a great sense...
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Sarah K.
VLG WELLINGTN, FL
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experiencia:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Barco
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Tripulación
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half day

VERIFICADO   NUEVO  Half Day Trip (AM) on Marzo 21, 2023
He was amazing Found the best places. So kind. Helped me catch. Can’t recommend him enough. Great...
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Robert T.
Hanford, CA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experiencia:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Barco
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Tripulación
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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4 hour trip

VERIFICADO   NUEVO  Half Day Trip (AM) on Marzo 12, 2023
I’ve been to many different fishing charters and by far caught the most fish on this trip.
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Tiffany O. B.
West Palm Beach, FL
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experiencia:
Excellent
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Barco
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Tripulación
Excellent
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March fishing trip

VERIFICADO   NUEVO  Half Day Trip (AM) on Marzo 10, 2023
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Steven E.
Hobe Sound, FL
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experiencia:
Excellent
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Barco
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Tripulación
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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If not for the Sharks we would have filled the ice box

VERIFICADO   NUEVO  Half Day Trip (AM) on Marzo 5, 2023
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FAQs about Big Buford Sportfishing

Big Buford Sportfishing offers the following trips to customers:
  • $700 per group - Half Day Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • $700 per group - Half Day Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • $1,050 per group - 3/4 Day Trip (AM) (6 hours)
  • $1,050 per group - 3/4 Day Trip (PM) (6 hours)
  • $1,400 per group - Full Day Trip (8 hours)
  • $1,850 per group - 12 Hour Trip – Swordfishing (12 hours)

When you book a trip with Big Buford Sportfishing, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS 3 Garmin touchscreen
  • Localizador de peces Garmin Thru-Hull chirp transducer
  • Flybridge
  • Vivero para la carnada
  • Outriggers
  • Nevera para la pesca
  • Radar Garmin high def open array

Trips booked with Big Buford Sportfishing include:
  • Cañas, carretes y equipo
  • Limpieza y Fileteado
  • Bebidas
  • Marinero (If extra assistance is needed pls request)
  • Licencia de Pesca

Big Buford Sportfishing offers the following types of fishing:
  • Pesca de Orilla
  • Pesca Cerca de la Costa
  • Pesca en Alta Mar
  • Pesca en Arrecife
  • Pesca de Naufragio

Big Buford Sportfishing offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Equipo Ligero
  • Equipo Pesado
  • Pesca de Fondo/ Bottom Fishing
  • Troleo
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Drift Fishing
  • Kite Fishing
  • Pesca de Mar Profundo

Top targeted fish species with Big Buford Sportfishing include:
  • Amberjack
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Grouper (Black)
  • Grouper (Red)
  • Jack (African Pompano)
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Marlin (White)
  • Queen Snapper (Caribbean)
  • Sailfish
  • Shark (Bull)
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Tuna (Blackfin)