Skip McRae

Meet Captain Skip McRae

Meet Captain Skip McRae and Skipper’s Suwannee Gulf Charters

Meet Captain Skip McRae, the seasoned fishing aficionado behind Skipper's Suwannee Gulf Charters. With over 50 years of Gulf of Mexico fishing experience under his belt, Captain Skip is a true veteran of the waters, having navigated both the Gulf Coast of Suwannee, Florida, and the vast expanse of the Atlantic Ocean. Now retired, Captain Skip's passion for angling remains as strong as ever, driving him to share his wealth of knowledge and expertise by putting fellow fishing enthusiasts on the catch of a lifetime.

Specializing in a variety of fishing styles, Captain Skip offers unparalleled expertise in inshore, nearshore, flats, and backcountry fishing. Whether you're seeking the challenge of light tackle fishing or the thrill of popping and jigging, Captain Skip's diverse skill set ensures an unforgettable fishing adventure tailored to your preferences.

With a knack for employing effective fishing techniques such as spinning and drift fishing, Captain Skip guarantees an exhilarating angling experience for anglers of all skill levels aboard Skipper's Suwannee Gulf Charters.

Boat Details:

Experience the freedom of our 19ft Stottcraft center console boat, built in 2001 and powered by a Mercury 90HP engine. With a capacity for 4 persons, enjoy cruising at a max speed of 28 knots on your fishing adventure.

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Expertise & Attributes

40 Years of Experience

fishing Attributes

Master Guide
Saltwater Fishing
Live Bait
Drift Fishing
Good with New Anglers
Good with Families
Good with Kids

Good to Knows

Trip Includes: 

- Rods, reels & tackle 

- Florida Fishing License 

- Live bait

- Catch cleaning and filleting


What to bring: 

- Hat, Sunscreen, Polaroid Sunglasses 

- Wear weather appropriate clothing 

- Food and drinks  


DEPOSIT: A deposit is required for all bookings and will be applied at checkout   


BALANCE: The remaining balance is due on the trip date as either Credit or Cash.   


GUEST CANCELLATION: In the event that you must cancel your booking, you must do so 14 days prior to your trip date to receive a refund on your deposit. Rescheduling is encouraged and dependent on guide availability.   


GUIDE CANCELLATION: In the rare event that your guide must cancel due to inclement weather, health, or equipment issues, you will have the option to reschedule your charter for a later date or receive a refund on your deposit.   


TIPPING: Tips to your guide are greatly appreciated for your quality trip.