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What are the best fishing charters in Crystal River?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 21 trips in Crystal River, and the most popular trips in the area are Crystal River Scalloping Trip guided by Mike, Crystal Coast Scalloping Adventure guided by Justin, and Inshore Flats Trip guided by Janot.

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Other popular fishing spots nearby for booking a charter include Homosassa and Homosassa Springs.

What types of fishing charters are common in Crystal River?

Inshore fishing is the most popular in Crystal River as well as nearshore fishing, flats fishing, and river fishing.

The most commonly sought after species in Crystal River are: 1. cobia, 2. redfish, 3. gag grouper, 4. speckled trout / spotted seatrout, and 5. mangrove snapper.

The most common fishing techniques in Crystal River are light tackle fishing, live bait fishing, and artificial lure fishing but sight casting and bottom fishing are popular as well.

How much do Crystal River fishing charters cost?

in Crystal River prices can range anywhere from $300 to $994, but the average price for a half day in Crystal River is $527. The average price for a full day in Crystal River is $673.

When is the best time to go fishing in Crystal River?

The best time to go fishing can depend on a number of factors. Call us to talk fishing!

Where can I get a Crystal River fishing license and what are the bag limits in Crystal River?

See here for more information on fishing licenses in Crystal River, bag limits for target species, and fishing season regulations in Crystal River. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right rules and regulations in Crystal River.



How are fishing conditions in Crystal River?

Crystal River Fishing Reports from Our Damn Good Guides. See more reports for Crystal River.

    Water has cooled off a bit and the bite has fired up. A lot of slot and over-slot Redfish up to 40". Trout bite is also getting into full swing. Grouper bite has been good for the last week. Limit of quality fish hitting the deck.
    Water has cooled off a bit and the bite has fired up. A lot of slot and over-slot Redfish up to 40". Trout bite is also getting into full swing. Grouper bite has been good for the last week. Limit of quality fish hitting the deck.
    Water has cooled off a bit and the bite has fired up. A lot of slot and over-slot Redfish up to 40". Trout bite is also getting into full swing. Grouper bite has been good for the last week. Limit of quality fish hitting the deck.