Capt Paul Dampier

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Capt Paul Dampier

22' Xpress
1 to 4 people

Okeechobee, FL

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Capt Paul Dampier is a Native that has navigated and fished Florida’s lakes, ponds, and canals most of his life. He has a strong passion for fishing, and he is well-versed in the different kinds of lures and baits that are best to use on different species, particularly for Bass fishing.

Paul grew up fishing with his dad on Lake Okeechobee for specks (crappie to our northern friends) and trophy bass. Upon his dad’s passing, his older brother continued to teach Paul and build upon his love for the outdoors and fishing. Through this, he has gained extensive knowledge of what the fish eat, their seasonal patterns, and how they react to Florida’s ever-changing weather.

Aside from his love for the sport, he looks forward to teaching his guests and sharing his fishing knowledge. For him watching beginners hook into their first fish and the old timers get their PB’s something to look forward to. He enjoys spending time with all levels of fishermen and helping them with tackle selection, fishing techniques, and strategy while making the whole experience fun and memorable.

He will bring you to explore the diverse fisheries on one of these lakes: Lake Okeechobee, Headwaters/Fellsmere Reservoir, Stickmarsh/Farm 13, and Lake Kenansville. You’ll also get a chance to learn various fishing techniques or practice and improve your angling skills as you go Bass fishing. So hit me, and let’s go fishing!

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Channel Catfish





  • 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:

Fishing Equipment:

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


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Paul Dampier
Captain Pauly D was amazing. His knowledge of the area and fishing techniques made breaking my Personal Best Bass feel easy. Great conversation, great gear and overall great experience
- Sean Cosgrove


Paul Dampier
Captain Paul was super. Worked hard to help us catch fish. Would recommend him highly
- Dave

Great experience!

Paul Dampier
We planned a fishing getaway to escape the chaos in Atlanta. Wanting to get a chance to fish and relax, we booked a trip with Captain Paul, and we were not disappointed! Thanks again Paul, it was just what we needed!
- Heather Keniz
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