Our goal at Last Local, is to make your day, one you will never forget. Make memories with that trophy fish, witness your child’s first glimpse at a playful dolphin or walk the shores of magnificent Shell Island and watch the waves roll in. With Last Local, the choice is yours. If you are visiting the Panama City Beach area, you owe it to yourself to get out and enjoy the endless opportunities in this Emerald Coast paradise.
On this site, you will find informative pages describing the fun filled services that we provide, a closer look at your guide and how to contact us. There are also galleries full of local photography and fishing videos, showcasing our clients and their latest experiences. So take a few minutes to look around and picture yourself, right here with us, on “The World’s Most Beautiful Beaches”. When planning your next vacation, let Last Local make it the absolute best!
Capt. John Vann
Owner, Last Local Guide Service
Make the most of your vacation!
Last Local Guide Service offers incredible fishing trips, dolphin encounters and Shell Island tours.
If you are looking for the finest in Florida light tackle and sight fishing, you have found the right place.
Totally uninhabited by humans and only accessible by boat, Shell Island is the crowned jewel of the Emerald Coast.
Capt. Vann will see to it that your dolphin encounter is an amazing and unforgettable experience! Not to mention, a more personable one.
Reports featuring our clients and their latest experience with Last Local Guide Service!See all posts
Summer fishing is hitting it’s peak. We have had incredible weather and fishing! Amberjack, Grouper, Snapper and King Mackerel have been the main targets and they have fallen one after another.Full post
With A.J.s chewing everything in sight, we soon ran out of live baits and switched to big topwater plugs. The image of these bruisers blasting 8″ poppers on the surface is hard to beat!Full post
Recently spent the day chasing tailing redfish with good friend Capt. Sheven Arnold (Early Times Charters). Only sight fishing tarpon in my opinion could compare to the sport. Watching huge schools of redfish feeding at daybreak is incredible!Full post