The bloodline, owned and operated by Captain Paul Nelson III and his 2 sons Paul IV and Kyle, is a 2012 34 ft Forbes custom Carolina boat, hand made in North Carolina. Offshore fishing has been in the Nelson bloodline since 1955. Captain Paul III started working on the local boats as soon as he could walk. The oldest of 4 brothers he was the first to complete his Captains license. Now 3 of the 4 brothers along with his father are licensed captains operating out of Ponce Inlet, Florida. Capt. Paul III received his captain license in 1984 and has been running boats ever since. He is a proven charter, tournament, and commercial fishing captain. He has fished all over the south eastern U.S. and Bahamas. He has notable finishes in many tournaments including the Bahama Billfish Championship. The Nelson family is now in their third generation of fishermen. With over 40 years of local fishing experience Captain Paul III and his sons will ensure your fishing experience will be one to remember.
The Bloodline is a 34ft custom designed open boat by Irving Forbes. With a 11ft beam and carolina flare she provides a smith, dry ride to and from the fishing grounds. A 420hp Cummins diesel powers the bloodline producing a top speed of 27 knots. She is equipped with state of the art communication/navigation electronic systems. Including bow thruster and 80 gallon live well.
Whether you are a Novice or an Experienced Angler, we will help you find the right fishing trip that you are looking for. We have Half Day, Full Day and Custom Trips that will provide you the fishing experience like no other.