Captains

Captain Jason

Meet Captain Jason Crawford, a Marine Corps veteran and devoted father of two. With over 30 years of boating experience under his belt, Jason's passion for the water runs deep. From teaching wakeboarding on the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia to navigating the Atlantic, Pacific, Gulf of Mexico, and Caribbean waters, his journey is nothing short of remarkable. Jason's boating expertise spans from Florida's intercoastal waterways to the rivers of Pennsylvania, the lakes of California, and even the stunning Lake Powell near the Grand Canyon.

Captain Matthew

Meet Matthew Smyth, a local Destin legend with over a dozen years of boating and sailing experience. A master of high-end carbon fiber sailboat design, construction, and repair, Matthew's expertise extends to racing sailboats, having built two of his own and sailed solo around Okaloosa Island (100 miles). With a history of racing around Oahu and from Molokai to Oahu, Matthew brings unparalleled skill and daring to every journey. As a seasoned captain, he's your go-to guide to the Crab Island sandbar, ensuring an unforgettable and luxurious experience on the water.

Captain Jim

Join Captain Jim Melson for an unforgettable Crab Island sandbar adventure! With extensive experience navigating the Destin Pass waterway and its surrounds, Jim is your expert guide to all things aquatic. Whether it's dolphin watching, shelling, or embarking on a Crab Island escapade, Jim's specialty lies in maximizing your fun. He's your go-to for fishing gear and advice, too. Make the most of your journey with Captain Jim at the helm.