About the Captains

Capt. Richard Bloom Jr


Captain Bloom has a lifetime of experience as a saltwater angler. Beginning at only 2 years old he would go fishing with his father in the Chesapeake Bay for Stripers until he turned 7 when his family moved to Jacksonville, Florida. Since the 2nd grade he has been fishing the local waters of Jacksonville with a plan to make a career fishing.

 Today Captain Bloom is the 5 year owner and head Captain of Northeast Florida Fishing Charters. He opened NEFFC right after high school in 2016 and turned it into one of the most successful charter companies in Northeast Florida.

 Fish with the best when you fish with Northeast Florida Fishing Charters. Richard is a young captain with fishing wisdom beyond his years. He is friendly, fun, polite and there completely for his clients. Every day on the water is a mission to catch enough fish to satisfy everyone onboard.

Capt. Jon Houston

 Captain Jon Houston strives to make every trip one of a lifetime. Wether you are an avid fly fisherman chasing tailing redfish or a fisherman looking to put some fresh fish on the table, Rocketman can do it all. His 19' Pathfinder bay boat is customized to take advantage of any type of inshore fishing available. It can be used for groups up to three for inshore and nearshore fishing.