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Inshore, Jetty, Nearshore, River Fishing Charter in Jacksonville

Epic Jacksonville Jetty Trip (**up To 6 Hrs)

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26 ft 1 - 4 People $$
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Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Jacksonville

Inshore / Backwater Light Tackle

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18 ft 1 - 3 People $
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Inshore, Jetty, Nearshore, River Fishing Charter in Jacksonville

Tarpon And Shark Action

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24 ft 1 - 4 People $$
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Jacksonville Sight Casting

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24 ft 1 - 3 People $$
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Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Jacksonville

4 Hour Offshore- 24' Pair Custom

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24 ft 1 - 4 People $$
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Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Jacksonville

Afternoon Shark Fishing

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24 ft 1 - 4 People $

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Fishing in Jacksonville
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trip description for Jacksonville Nearshore Smash in Jacksonville

Embark on an exciting nearshore fishing expedition guided by the seasoned expertise of Captain Jeremy aboard his 25ft Pathfinder in Jacksonville, Florida. With an impressive 15 years of experience navigating the local waters, Captain Jeremy invites you to join him for an unforgettable angling adventure, targeting a diverse array of species including Blacktip Shark, Kingfish, Cobia, Flounder, Redfish, and Speckled Trout. Set against the backdrop of Jacksonville's coastal beauty, this nearshore fishing trip promises an exhilarating blend of skill and excitement. Captain Jeremy's extensive knowledge ensures that every angler, from beginners to experienced enthusiasts, can hone their techniques and engage in a thrilling pursuit of various prized species. Navigating the ocean waters of Jacksonville alongside Captain Jeremy unveils a world of angling possibilities. From the adrenaline rush of Shark fishing to the challenge of landing Kingfish, Cobia, and the captivating Flounder, Redfish, and Speckled Trout, each catch promises an exceptional experience. Immerse yourself in an adventure marked by professionalism, angling prowess, and a deep respect for the local marine ecosystem. Captain Jeremy's commitment to ethical fishing practices guarantees an experience that is not only gratifying but also environmentally conscious. Dive into the world of nearshore fishing in Jacksonville, Florida, casting your line under the guidance of Captain Jeremy on his 25ft Pathfinder, and create cherished memories amidst the breathtaking beauty of the Florida coast. Read More

Inshore, Jetty, Nearshore, River Fishing Charter in Jacksonville

Jacksonville Nearshore Smash

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25 ft 1 - 5 People $$
Fishing in Jacksonville
Fishing in Jacksonville
Fishing in Jacksonville
trip description for Jacksonville Quick Trip in Jacksonville

Head out with Captain Greg for an awesome 4 hour adventure out into the nearshore waters around Jacksonville. You can expect to do a lot of bottom fishing with live bait to target big Bull Reds, Sheepshead, Jacks, Sharks, and much more. Captain Greg's Contender charter boat has updated electronics, VHF Radio(s), Emergency satellite communicator, USCG safety gear, seats, bean bags, a T-Top for shade, tons of rod holders, and a head (toilet) for your comfort and safety. Not to mention this boat gets you there faster with supercharged twin 300 horsepower motors strapped to the back, so there's more time to do the important things, like fish! Captain Greg will provide all the rods, reels, tackle, live & artificial bait, ice for fish, and all the fuel. All he reccomends you bring is your suntan lotion, Non marking shoes, phone/camera for pics, your sun protection (glasses, wraps, hats, etc), and your favorite snacks and drinks. Read More

Nearshore Fishing Charter in Jacksonville

Jacksonville Quick Trip

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31 ft 1 - 6 People $$
Fishing in Fernandina Beach
Fishing in Fernandina Beach
Fishing in Fernandina Beach
trip description for Inshore Charter - 26' World Cat in Fernandina Beach

Join Captain Kenneth on an exciting inshore fishing adventure in Fernandina Beach, Florida! Aboard his 26' World Cat catamaran, you'll chase a variety of great sportfish fish, including Redfish, Bluefish, Jack Crevalle, Black Drum, and more. As you make your way to the best fishing spots in the waters around Fernandina Beach, you'll enjoy the comfort and stability of this World Cat catamaran. With its shallow draft and large deck, this boat is perfect for inshore and nearshore fishing, and the double hull makes for an extra smooth ride. Under the expert guidance of Captain Kenneth, you'll have a chance to practicd the best techniques for catching the various fish species that call the waters of Fernandina Beach home. You'll also have the opportunity to sight fish for Redfish, one of the most sought-after game fish in the area. Book your fishing charter with Captain Kenneth today and get ready for a thrilling day on the water in Fernandina Beach! Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in Fernandina Beach

Inshore Charter - 26' World Cat

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26 ft 1 - 5 People $
Fishing in St. Augustine
Fishing in St. Augustine
Fishing in St. Augustine
trip description for Inshore Rod Bending Action in St. Augustine

Get ready for an exciting inshore fishing adventure in the picturesque waters of St. Augustine, FL! Join Captain Cole on board his 19' Action Craft skiff, and let him take you on a journey to some of the most productive fishing spots in the area. Whether you're a seasoned angler or a first-time fisherman, Captain Cole's extensive local knowledge and expertise will provide you with an unforgettable experience. Captain Cole will equip you with the latest fishing gear and techniques, ensuring you have the best chance of reeling in a variety of species, including Redfish, Trout, Bluefish, Jacks, Flounder, and more. As you cruise through the calm waters of St. Augustine, you'll also have the opportunity to soak in the stunning scenery and appreciate the natural beauty of the area! With comfortable seating and a shaded area to escape the sun, you'll be able to relax and enjoy your day on the water. Captain Cole's passion for fishing and commitment to providing his customers with an exceptional experience will make this trip one to remember. Book your inshore trip with Captain Cole today and get out there for the trip of a lifetime! Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in St. Augustine

Inshore Rod Bending Action

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19 ft 1 - 3 People $
Fishing in Fernandina Beach
Fishing in Fernandina Beach
Fishing in Fernandina Beach

Jetty, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Fernandina Beach

The Awesome Island Experience!

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33 ft 1 - 6 People $$
Fishing in St. Augustine
Fishing in St. Augustine
Fishing in St. Augustine
trip description for Offshore Hook-Up in St. Augustine

Captain Mike invites all anglers to come down to beautiful Saint Augustine FL, where you can make some exciting fishing memories. For these Half to Full day trips, Captain Mike likes to motor offshore for some trolling, bottom fishing, and fish catching! The charter specializes in offshore fishing with the optional reef and wreck spots. Depending on the time of the day and time of the year you can encounter various types of fish from Cobia and Kingfish to Snapper and Sharks. Additionally, you can try your luck with several fishing techniques light and heavy tackle, bottom fishing, and trolling. No matter what method or species combo you settle on, Captain Mike will use his 35 years of experience to help you get your catch. More importantly, he’ll make sure you’re safe while you’re having fun! You leave St. Augustine shore on a Wellcraft Scarab (central console) model from 1984, which has recently been totally restored(2020). The boat is 33ft long and can take groups of 6 guests per a single trip. Along with GPS and fishfinder equipment, the boat contains downriggers as well as 2 Honda engines.  Families with children are more than welcome to enjoy the fishing adventure. The charter covers the required Florida fishing license, and they also provide all the fishing gear, lures, and live baits. If you get to catch your delicious trophy, Captain Mike will happily help with the preparation. Just bring your snacks and drinks, and Captain Mike will cover the rest Read More

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in St. Augustine

Offshore Hook-Up

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33 ft 1 - 6 People $$
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Everything to Know About Booking a Jacksonville blacktip shark fishing charter

What are the best blacktip shark fishing charters in Jacksonville?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 13 blacktip shark trips in Jacksonville, and the most popular trips in the area are Epic Jacksonville Jetty Trip (**up to 6 hrs) guided by Dave, Inshore / Backwater Light Tackle guided by Ron, and Tarpon and Shark Action guided by Frank.

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Another popular city nearby for booking a Blacktip Shark charter is Fernandina Beach.

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What types of blacktip shark fishing charters are common in Jacksonville?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for blacktip shark in Jacksonville as well as nearshore fishing, inshore fishing, and jetty fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in Jacksonville are light tackle fishing, live bait fishing, and artificial lure fishing but bottom fishing and trolling are popular as well.

How much do Jacksonville blacktip shark fishing charters cost?

for blacktip shark in Jacksonville prices can range anywhere from about $500 to $935, but the average price for a half day trip for blacktip shark in Jacksonville is $646. The average price for a full day trip for blacktip shark in Jacksonville is $802.

What month is best for blacktip shark fishing in Jacksonville?

The most popular season for blacktip shark fishing in Jacksonville is fall, and most anglers book their trips 13 days in advance.

Do I need a Jacksonville fishing license for blacktip shark and what are the bag limits for blacktip shark in Jacksonville?

You’re in luck! Our fishing tours in Jacksonville don’t require you to purchase a fishing license – your group is covered by your boat’s captain. See here for more information on bag limits and fishing season regulations in Jacksonville.

What is blacktip shark fishing in Jacksonville all about?

Blacktip sharks are a common sight in the waters off Jacksonville, Florida, drawing anglers seeking thrilling battles with these powerful predators. Known for their distinctive black-tipped fins and impressive aerial displays when hooked, blacktip sharks provide anglers with exhilarating fishing experiences. Jacksonville's proximity to the Atlantic Ocean and its diverse marine ecosystem make it an ideal location for targeting these formidable sharks, which can often be found patrolling nearshore waters, channels, and around structures such as jetties and piers.

One popular method for targeting blacktip sharks in Jacksonville is surf fishing from the area's expansive beaches. Anglers wade into the surf or cast from the shore, deploying large baitfish or chunks of cut bait on heavy tackle to entice blacktip sharks cruising in the surf zone. Blacktip sharks are known for their aggressive feeding behavior and will readily strike a variety of baits, making them accessible targets for anglers of all skill levels. Anglers should exercise caution when surf fishing for blacktip sharks and be prepared for strong runs and powerful fights when hooked.

Boat-based anglers in Jacksonville also have excellent opportunities to target blacktip sharks in the nearshore and offshore waters. Anglers often use chumming techniques to attract blacktip sharks to the boat, deploying large baitfish or chum slicks to entice them closer. Once sharks are in the vicinity, anglers can deploy baits on heavy tackle or use artificial lures to tempt strikes. Blacktip sharks are known for their acrobatic leaps and fast-paced runs, providing anglers with thrilling battles that test their skills and equipment. Whether surf fishing from the beach or trolling offshore, targeting blacktip sharks in Jacksonville promises exciting angling adventures against the backdrop of Florida's scenic coastline.

What are the most popular months to fish for blacktip shark in Jacksonville?

In Jacksonville, the seasonal presence of blacktip sharks offers anglers varying opportunities throughout the year. While blacktip sharks can be found in the waters off Jacksonville year-round, their behavior and abundance tend to fluctuate with the seasons. During the warmer months, particularly in the spring and summer, blacktip sharks are more active and prevalent in Jacksonville's coastal waters. This period coincides with their migration along the Atlantic coast, as they follow schools of baitfish and other prey species.

Spring and summer are considered prime seasons for targeting blacktip sharks in Jacksonville. Anglers can often find them patrolling nearshore waters, channels, and around structures such as jetties and piers. These warmer months provide anglers with ample opportunities to hook into these powerful predators, whether fishing from shore, boat, or kayak. Blacktip sharks are known for their aggressive feeding behavior during this time, making them accessible targets for anglers using a variety of techniques.

As the weather cools in the fall and winter months, blacktip shark activity in Jacksonville may decrease, but they can still be found in the area's waters. While their presence may be less predictable during the cooler months, anglers can still encounter blacktip sharks by targeting deeper channels, offshore reefs, and other areas where they may seek shelter and forage for food. With proper planning and understanding of seasonal patterns, anglers in Jacksonville can enjoy consistent success in targeting blacktip sharks throughout the year.

What techniques are popular for catching blacktip shark in Jacksonville?

Blacktip shark fishing in Jacksonville offers anglers an exciting array of techniques to target these powerful predators. One popular method is surf fishing from the area's expansive beaches. Anglers wade into the surf or cast from the shore, deploying large baitfish or chunks of cut bait on heavy tackle to entice blacktip sharks cruising in the surf zone. Using sturdy rods and reels equipped with heavy line, anglers patiently wait for the telltale signs of a blacktip shark strike. Once hooked, anglers must be prepared for a thrilling battle as blacktip sharks are known for their acrobatic leaps and fast runs.

Boat-based anglers in Jacksonville also have excellent opportunities to target blacktip sharks in the nearshore and offshore waters. Anglers often use chumming techniques to attract blacktip sharks to the boat, deploying large baitfish or chum slicks to entice them closer. Once sharks are in the vicinity, anglers can deploy baits on heavy tackle or use artificial lures to tempt strikes. Blacktip sharks are opportunistic feeders and will readily take a variety of baits, making them accessible targets for anglers trolling or drifting in Jacksonville's coastal waters.

Another effective technique for targeting blacktip sharks in Jacksonville is kite fishing. Anglers use specialized kite rigs to suspend baits just below the surface, mimicking the natural behavior of struggling prey. This method allows anglers to cover a wide area and present baits in a natural and enticing manner. Once a blacktip shark takes the bait, anglers quickly engage the reel and set the hook, initiating an adrenaline-pumping battle with these formidable predators. With a variety of techniques at their disposal, anglers in Jacksonville can enjoy thrilling encounters with blacktip sharks against the backdrop of Florida's scenic coastline.

What other species are popular in Jacksonville?

Jacksonville's waters offer anglers a diverse range of species to target aside from blacktip sharks, providing ample opportunities for exciting fishing adventures. One popular species among anglers is the redfish, known for its robust fight and delicious flesh. Redfish inhabit the shallow flats, marshes, and estuaries of Jacksonville's backcountry areas, making them accessible targets for anglers fishing from both boats and shore. Anglers often use live bait such as shrimp or mullet, as well as artificial lures like spoons or soft plastics, to entice redfish into striking.

Another prized catch in Jacksonville's waters is the spotted seatrout, a favorite among anglers for its aggressive strikes and tasty fillets. Spotted seatrout can be found in a variety of habitats, including grass flats, channels, and deeper holes throughout Jacksonville's estuaries and rivers. Anglers commonly target spotted seatrout using live bait such as shrimp or mullet, as well as artificial lures like topwater plugs or jigheads with soft plastics. With their voracious appetites and willingness to strike a variety of presentations, spotted seatrout provide anglers with exciting fishing opportunities year-round.

Jacksonville's coastal waters also offer opportunities to target species such as flounder, sheepshead, tarpon, and kingfish, among others. Flounder, known for their tasty white flesh, can be found in sandy areas near inlets, jetties, and bridge pilings, where they lie in wait to ambush prey. Sheepshead, prized for their firm texture and sweet flavor, inhabit structures such as docks, bridges, and rock piles, where they feed on crustaceans and mollusks. Tarpon and kingfish are renowned for their speed and aerial acrobatics, providing anglers with thrilling battles when hooked. With such a diverse range of species to target, anglers in Jacksonville can enjoy a wide variety of fishing experiences against the backdrop of Florida's scenic coastline.

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    Ron, made light of some difficult fishing conditions to ensure that i went home with a huge smile on my face after a really decent haul of a great variety of fish. He was flexible, charming and a delight to spend a day with - a day i shall treasure for some time to come.

    Marcus B. with Ron S. of Jacksonville, Florida

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