Capt DJ Timms

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Captain DJ Timms is a full-time South Florida fishing guide. He guides for both Trophy Large Mouth Bass and Peacock Bass. Capt DJ Timms​ is a Marine Corps Veteran born and raised in South Florida. While In the Marines Capt DJ fished Many different bodies of water and learned numerous techniques. Some of those techniques have helped him put bigger fish in the boat, and he is more than willing to teach you.

Capt DJ has over 12 years of tournament bass fishing experience and has been very successful. The main lakes he focuses on are Lake Okeechobee, Florida Everglades, Lake Osborne, and the Golden Gate canal system.

Enjoy a comfortable ride aboard a custom-built bay boat designed specifically for the shallow water and big water where he fishes in South Florida. Capt DJ Timms is powered by a 250 HP four-stroke Yamaha engine for more security and speed. Its navigational electronics include 4 GPS and fish finders with the latest technology. As well as that, there is plenty of room for you to bring whatever you’d like. Capt DJ Timms can accommodate up to five guests.

Capt DJ Timms likes to start early but is flexible with your schedule. He includes a cooler full of ice and bottled water. Also included are the fuel, rods, reels, and all the tackle necessary for a successful day of fishing. The trip ends when you are ready; having a great time, let’s keep fishing.

Capt DJ is knowledgeable in various techniques including topwater, flipping, pitching, punching, and finesse presentations. He is willing to share his knowledge with you on the water.

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  • Fishing Chairs
  • GPS & Fishfinder
  • Life Jackets
  • Catch and Release Allowed
  • Cooler, Ice, Bottled Water

About this Tour:

  • Boat Specs: 22+ ft
  • Boat Capacity: 4 People
  • All Fishing Equipment
  • Boat & Fuel
  • Photos

Fishing Techniques:

  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Livebait
  • Fly Fishing
  • Artificial Lures

Fishing Equipment:

  • Spinning Rods
  • Baitcasting Rods
  • Left & Right Handed
  • Fly Rods (request only)
  • Braid & Mono Line


3/15/24 Peacock Bass

DJ Timms
We had an awesome day of fishing with Captain DJ. He put our 3 sons and my wife and I on beautiful peacock bass and a bonus tarpon! Thanks for the great memories!
- VanGorder Family

Fishing with capt Dj

DJ Timms
DJ picked up Kathy and I in south bay within 20mins we were on bass . We would not been able to catch 21 bass in 4hrs if we rented a boat and tried ourselves He's very professional and made a very enjoyable experience. We'll definitely be in touch with him again
- Rich

Cpt. DJ Timms

DJ Timms
Cpt. DJ Timms was is an awesome guide if you are looking for a good time and to catch some fish he’s your guy he’ll do everything in his power to have you catching fish in no time and he knows how to make it a fun experience for you and anybody on his boat I will definitely be coming back through him and would highly recommend him to anyone coming down to Florida and trying to catch some fish and make fun memories
- Seth Wetzel
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