The team here at J&A Charters has plenty of experience fishing the Atlantic, both Inshore and Offshore. So, rest assured we know what we’re doing and we are more than happy to teach you anything. Myself, the Captains, and the crew, want to catch fish just as much as you do and will do everything in our power to make your trip enjoyable and worth your money. Our goal is to help you make memories with your friends and families out on the beautiful Ocean. We are an Owner/Operator operation, it’s how we support our families.  Over here at J&A Charters we pride ourselves on making sure you come back!

– Captain John Oughton

islamorada-01-24-2010_4Captain John Oughton

Captain John Oughton owner operator of J&A Charters, LLC., has been Offshore fishing for 40 years. His experiences have been all along the East coast of the U.S. as well as most of the Third world countries. Best way to describe him is to understand that he wants to catch fish more than you do! No yelling or calling you $#@!@, just simple, fun and memorable moments. Captain John is well versed in both live and dead bait fishing either trolling or dead boating. He also brings a wealth of knowledge in the bottom fishing game. He’s a proven Tournament winner and holds a 100 Ton USCG License.