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Fishing Charters Near Palm Coast, Fl
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
Get out there and get after some of Florida's best inshore fishing with Captain Billy, a highly experienced tournament angler and top-tier guide! You'll explore a range of fish habitats, including oyster bars, ledges, sunken structure, and flats, hunting and sight casting for crawling Redfish, Speckled Seatrout, Snook, Jacks, and more that lurk in the shallow waters around Flagler Beach. This will Depend on the season, weather, and your preferences. On the morning of the trip, you'll head out aboard his custom 21' Avid FST bay boat—perfect for this type of fishing and with a proven track record. It's equipped with a 150 HP Yamaha engine, and she gets up to a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots. Captain Billy will bring everything necessary for a blue-ribbon fishing experience, including rods, reels, tackle, bait, and most importantly, his expertise catching prizewinners. To maximize your experience on the water, make sure to remember a pair of Polarized Sunglasses, a Hat, Weather-Appropriate Clothing, and Sunscreen. Read More
Flagler Lures Style
The estuaries of St Augustine hold some of the best inshore fishing in the world. Redfish, Trout, Flounder, and Sheepshead all call this beautiful place home. Inshore fishing is available year-round. Bruiser Cobia, and smoker Kings are in the area most of the year as well. Usually just a couple miles offshore. For these Captain's Choice Trips, Captain Adam will take the weather and seasonal considerations into account to decide whether trolling the nearshore waters for a Cobia, Mackerel, Bull Red combo or sticking inshore to catch Redfish, Flounder, Trout, and Sheepshead will yield better results. He is also willing to take your goals and preferences for the day into consideration as well, but be warned weather can be a serious limiting factor for offshore fishing. No matter what the captain and you decide, the ride out is in a state-of-the-art, whisper-quiet boat, aptly named Reel Adrenaline. You can sip your coffee, and talk at a normal voice. No smelly diesel fumes, or load engines to spoil your trip. The boat has a bow with a Carolina flair, making it the driest ride in the ocean. State-of-the-art electronics paired with Captain Adam's lifetime of saltwater fishing experience means you will go home with sore arms and big smiles. The fishing gear is likewise state of the art and compact. No broomstick-sized rods, and clunky reels on this vessel. Every consideration has been made to make your angling the experience of a lifetime. Welcome aboard! Read More
Captain's Choice - 24' Tidewater
Captain Mike invites all anglers to come down to beautiful Saint Augustine FL, where you can make some exciting fishing memories. Captain Mike will take you out aboard his 33' Welcraft Center Console and put his 35+ years of experience to work for you to help you get your catch. More importantly, he’ll make sure you’re safe while you’re having fun. For these fun 4 hour adventures you will spend the afternoon trolling and jigging the water column for King Mackerel and any Cobia that happen to cruise by. 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 the captain will happily help with the preparation. Just bring your snacks and drinks, and the Captain will cover the rest Read More
Captain Mike invites all anglers to come down to beautiful Saint Augustine FL, where you can make some exciting fishing memories. Captain Mike will take you out aboard his 33' Wellcraft Center Console, and put his 35 years of experience to work helping you get your catch. More importantly, he’ll make sure you’re safe while you’re having fun. For these fun 4 hour adventures you will be trolling and jigging the water column for King Mackerel and any Cobia that happen to cruise by. 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 the captain will happily help with the preparation. Just bring your snacks and drinks, and the Captain will cover the rest Read More
4-Hour Quick Fishing Trip
Nearshore fishing with Captain Kicen you will focus on a wide variety of saltwater species. you will catch some of the best-tasting fish and, at the same time, some of the hardest fighting fish Florida has to offer. You will voyage to some of Captain Kicen’s favorite backcountry fishing holes–largely untouched by modern development. From Volusia, Flagler to St John's Counties, Captain Kicen you will fish the reefs and flats. Depending on the season, we will catch Redfish, Kingfish, Spotted Seatrout, Flounder, Snook, and even Tarpon when they're migrating through. You can catch the fish with light tackle, fly fishing, and spinning. Captain Kicen always has a pulse for where the fish are. All guests will have their fishing adventure on a 16′ 4″ Ankona Copperhead. The Copperhead is equipped with electronic fish finding equipment, an Evinrude 60 single motor–for a more tactful approach to your fish—and a wireless trolling motor. All the necessary equipment, lures, and live bait await you on board. Anglers are also covered by the charter’s Florida fishing license. When regulations allow it, you can keep your catch, and Captain Kicen will clean and bag it for you at no extra charge. Families, including children, are welcome. Captain Kicen invites you to bring your own bait, tackle, rods, and reels too if you'd like. Nothing like catching your next personal best on your own gear! Don't forget your polarized shade, a hat, other sun protection, and any snacks and beverages you'd like to enjoy onboard. **Captain Kicen can pick you up anywhere from St. Augustine down to Daytona Beach** Read More
NE Florida Flats And Reefs
Welcome to your ultimate nearshore fishing adventure in Port Orange, Florida! Join Captain Nick for an unforgettable charter fishing trip on board his 19' Carolina Skiff, where you'll be targeting popular gamefish including Black Grouper, Cobia, Gag Grouper, Kingfish, Mutton Snapper, Mangrove Snapper, and many more! On this trip, you'll target nearshore structures where big fish like to hang out. This will include reefs and rocks for good-eating Grouper and Snapper, as well as trolling for Kingfish and sightcasting for Cobia. As you set out, Captain Nick will explain the fishing techniques that you'll be using to catch your target species. With his top-of-the-line equipment, you'll be able to cast with precision, ensuring the best chance of catching a prized fish. Throughout the trip, Captain Nick will share his extensive knowledge of the area, its ecosystem, and its wildlife. You'll learn about the fish species that call these waters home, as well as the conservation efforts being made to protect them. By the end of the day, you'll have a full cooler, a bunch of great pictures, and possibly a new personal best! Book your charter today and get ready for the adventure of a lifetime in Port Orange, Florida! Read More
If you are looking to spend a day on the Indian River, Mosquito Lagoon, or further out exploring the nearshore waters beyond Ponce Inlet area let Captain Todd take you out on the water for an epic experience. Captain Todd runs inshore and backcountry fishing trips that can yield the likes of Redfish, Black Drum, Speckled Trout & Snook. If weather conditions cooperate Captain Todd also offers nearshore trips in the spring, summer & early fall out of Ponce Inlet for Tarpon, Snook, Bull Redfish Shark and the occasional Barracuda. You will be fishing from a brand new 24ft Skeeter bay boat. The waters you will see are portions of the Inter-Coastal Waterway which runs up the inside of the barrier islands on the Atlantic coast. You can go sight fishing and try out his custom spinning or bait casting rods for a light tackle adventure you are certain to enjoy. If you like fishing on the fly, the captain can accommodate you, just let us know in advance. The boat is equipped with Garmin & Lowrance Electronics, 8′ Power Pole anchors, Engel Coolers and life jackets for everyone. Captain Todd is on the Pro Staff of company’s like “PowerPole“, “Florida Fishing Products“, “MHX Rods“, “Engel Coolers“, “THMarine“, “Gambler Lures“, “Bob’s Jack Plates” you will be using the best available equipment. The captain will furnish FFP Reels, MHX custom rods, live bait, and lures. Bottled water is served on board, but you can also bring your own favorite beverage. Make sure to bring food, pack sunblock, a cap, shades (preferably polarized if sight fishing), and comfortable clothes. The fishing license is included for saltwater trips only. Note that you can keep your fish, but catch and release is encouraged. These fisheries are solid year round. All that changes is whats hot, if you want to practice inshore angling, Captain Todd has the skills to help you out. Book a trip, and come catch your fish! Read More
Inshore Saltwater Run
Captain Nick has always been passionate about the water and is dedicated to creating an awesome fishing experience for both seasoned and novice anglers alike. Your vessel for the day will be a spacious 34 ft’ Contender center console. She’s perfectly suited for 6 anglers, who can all fish at the same time, and is powered by twin 250 HP Yamaha engines that’ll have you zipping to all the best spots in no time. We fish some of the most prominent artificial and natural reefs in Volusia county on Florida’s productive east coast. Here you’ll find plenty of Snapper, Amberjack, and Barracuda. Opt to stay closer to shore and you’ll fill up that cooler with tasty Redfish, Sheepshead, and Black Drum! What to bring All of your fishing gear, as well as snorkeling masks, will be waiting for you on board. You’re also free to bring along your own spearfishing equipment if you’re experienced. All you’ll need is your own drinks and snacks, we provide the cooler! EXPLORE THE PRODUCTIVE WATERS OF FLORIDA’S EAST COAST Our main target species are Amberjack, Barracuda, Black Drum, Cobia, Mahi Mahi, King Mackerel, Redfish, Sailfish, Mangrove Snapper, Mutton Snapper, Red Snapper, Wahoo Captain Nick has been fishing, spearfishing and diving his entire life. He's super passionate about anything that has to do with the water and turned his focus primarily onto fishing in 2016. He regularly participates in Old Salt tournaments, King of the Inlet tournaments, and Wahoo Shootouts. The best part about his job is seeing people, who have never seen the ocean, catch fish and make ever-lasting memories! Read More
8 Hour Trip - 34’ Contender
Hop on board with Captain Austin and prepare for an exciting day out on the Florida Atlantic waters! The fish-rich offshore waters, reefs, and wrecks around Port Orange are excellent for chasing after some of the prized big game fish that Florida is known for! On this 8 to 10-hour trip, Captain Austin will take you from Port Orange out to the offshore waters, reefs, and wrecks around Port Orange where you can expect to target Amberjack, Bonito, Cobia, King Mackerel, Triggerfish, Vermillion Snapper, Red Snapper and Grouper (seasonal). You'll be using a few different methods to catch these fish including heavy tackle bottom fishing, trolling, drift lining and jigging. Whether you want to do some active fishing or lounge until a reel starts screaming, just let Captain Austin know what you want to catch and he'll get you set up with the best method! He's been fishing these waters since he was 10 years old and is sure to give you some expert tips. On these extended trips you'll go a bit deeper and have better opportunities at big fish. You'll be fishing aboard a luxurious 28’ Grady White 282 Sailfish cuddy cabin with a capacity for 5 people. Its twin 225 HP Yamaha four stroke engines will have no problem getting you out into the deep waters as smoothly as possible. She comes with the essentials such as GPS, Fishfinder, a Live Bait Well, Outriggers, and an Ice Box to store your catches. She also has amenities to make your ride as comfortable as possible including a kitchen, a bed and a bathroom. Everything you reel in that is legal size and in season, is yours to keep, and Captain Austin will happily clean any keepers for no additional cost! Captain Austin will provide all rods, reels, tackle, live bait, drinks and fishing licenses. All you need to bring is sunglasses, sunscreen, and any snacks or additional drinks you might need. Come aboard with Captain Austin and do some exciting offshore fishing! Read More
Offshore Reef And Wreck
If your looking for local knowledge and insider secrets on what the hottest bite is around St. Augustine, you've come to the right place. Fishing the St. Augustine and Palm Coast area flats provides some of the best fishing in Northeast Florida. Whether you're fishing with live bait or sight fishing with artificials you will have a great time targeting many species like Redfish, Spotted Seatrout, Black Drum, Flounder and many others. You will be fishing from Captain AJ's 18' Mako Flats powered by a 90hp Yamaha with a crazy shallow draft that allows him to get you up shallow where the fish like to hang out. The fish like this shallow water because predators are usually too big to mess with them. Thus you often find happy fish willing to whack your bait. Happy fish = Happy you! All ages and experience levels are welcome; Captain AJ is a pro when it comes to catering his trips to your experience level. Whether you’re kicking back to capture the scenery or reeling in your next big catch, Captain AJ puts in the extra effort to make sure you have an outstanding time out on the water. Beyond secret spots, helpful tips, and lots of laughs, Captain AJ supplies everything else could you need for a successful inshore adventure. He supplies all bait, tackle, gear, fishing license and ice water. All you need to bring is appropriate clothing for Florida's climate and polarized glasses. AJ also encourages you to bring any snacks and drinks you'd like to enjoy on the boat as well. Since Captain AJ aims to keep Florida beautiful, a percentage of the proceeds from each charter is donated to his non-profit company, Florida Republic. Florida Republic partners with conservation groups like Keepers of the Coast and Florida Wildlife Corridor to protect and preserve our Florida ecosystems. To learn more or get involved ask Captain AJ about it while out on the boat, he would love to fill you in! Read More
Authentic Local Inshore Experience
Fishin' Girl Surf (Beach) Fishing Charters ****A Florida Saltwater Shoreline Fishing License is Required to Fish on this trip! Imagine the sun kissing your skin, the waves lapping at your feet, and the thrill of reeling in your prize catch, all while being mentored by a true professional. Memories crafted on these shores, with the guidance of a pro like Cathy, aren't just memorable; they're priceless. Who is this for? This is for male or female, young or old, novice or seasoned anglers. We will be sitting and standing on the beach. What do you need? Come prepared for a fantastic day at the beach, armed with a Florida Saltwater Shoreline Fishing License (Free for FL residents, $17 for a 3-day pass for non-residents). Bring a beach chair, a hand towel, some water to drink, and snacks to munch on. Pack a cooler with ice, ready to carry home your prized catches of the day. Here in Florida, sunblock and beachwear is a must while fishing at the beach! Rest assured, from bait to tackle, we've got you covered. Our top-tier equipment ensures you have everything needed to land that dream catch. Plus, safety is paramount to us. Every guide, led by Cathy is certified in both adult and pediatric first aid/CPR/AED. So, if you're seeking memories forged in salt and sun, coupled with invaluable lessons from the best in the business, there's only one name you need to remember: Cathy Sanders. Dive into this unparalleled surf fishing adventure today! Description: 3-hour surf-fishing (land-based) charter on a Flagler County beach Rates: $250 up to 2 anglers, $75 each additional angler. Max: 12 anglers. Read More
Fishin' Girl Cathy Sanders Surf Fishing Guide
Big fights are Captain Leon's specialy on this "Arm Burner" state water fishing trip! Launching from the captivating shores of New Smyrna Beach, FL, step aboard his state-of-the-art 25' Everglades Center Console for an adrenaline-pumping adventure like no other. Ideal for the avid angler seeking a challenge and newcomers looking for an exhilarating introduction to fishing, Captain Leon's trips are designed to deliver excitement and satisfaction in equal measure. Casting off from the scenic New Smyrna Beach, you'll venture into prime fishing territory under Captain Leon's expert guidance. The "Arm Burner" trip lives up to its name, promising intense battles with some of the ocean's fiercest and most sought-after species. With the 25' Everglades Center Console at your disposal, equipped with cutting-edge amenities and a comfortable design, you'll have everything you need for a successful and enjoyable fishing expedition. Captain Leon's passion for fishing and the local waters shines through in every moment of the trip. He customizes each experience to suit the preferences and skill levels of the group, ensuring that both novices and seasoned anglers feel right at home. As you engage in the struggle to land your trophy catch, surrounded by the breathtaking coastal landscape, the memories created on the "Arm Burner" trip will be etched in your mind forever. Book your "Arm Burner" state water fishing adventure with Captain Leon today, and brace yourself for a day of non-stop action, unforgettable moments, and the chance to reel in some of the ocean's most prized inhabitants. Your journey awaits, promising a fishing experience that will leave your arms burning and your heart racing. Read More
Hop on board with Captain Chris and get ready for a memorable trip fishing the Florida Atlantic! In the deep waters off the coast of Daytona Beach there's always bound to be a prized fish chasing after your line. On this trip, Captain Chris will take you from Port Orange up to 15 miles offshore where you can expect to target Vermillion Snapper, smaller Red Snappers, and massive Sharks! Depending on the fish, Captain Chris will get you set up with one of a variety of fishing methods including light tackle, artificial lures, heavy tackle, bottom fishing, trolling, and jigging. Captain Chris has done it all from charters to commercial fishing, so don't be surprised when his expert tips land you a picture-worthy fish! You'll be fishing aboard Captain Chris' 36’ Yellowfin center console with a capacity for 6 anglers. This boat packs some muscle; Thanks to its twin 350 HP Yamaha V8 engines she can cruise up to 35 knots and will get you off the coast in a hurry! This luxurious vessel comes equipped with GPS, Fishfinder, a Live Bait Well, a Live Bait Well, Outriggers, and an Ice Box to store your catches. It even has a roof to provide shade and a bathroom on board. Everything you reel in is yours to keep, and Captain Chris will happily clean any keepers for an additional cost. Captain Chris will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and live bait. All you need to bring is sunglasses, sunscreen, and any snacks or drinks you might need. Come visit Port Orange and have a super fun time on the water with Captain Chris! Read More
Daytona Beach Nearshore
Here along the Historic Coast our fishing is very dependent upon tide, seasons, and of course the weather. Inshore we target red drum(redfish), black drum, speckled trout, flounder and sheepshead. We use conventional spinning reels and offer various methods such as live bait, artificial lures, and top water plugs. Catch and release is highly encouraged on certain species, if interested in keeping fish please let us know so we can discuss what’s in season before booking. Read More
Backcountry Light Tackle Trips
This trip is a freshwater trip and we willl target largemouth bass. Artificial lures will be the predominant bait being used. No matter what duration you choose for your adventure or what time you start you can rest assured knowing Captain Jason will put all his knowledge, experiences, and expertise to work for you to ensure you have a safe and incredible time out on the water! Feel free to bring your own fly gear if that's your flavor of choice. But Captain Jason will provide all the best light tackle rods, lures, and bait you need for success. He will also supply a cooler with ice and water. Jason recommends you bring any other snacks and drinks you'd like to enjoy while onboard, sunscreen, sunglasses, rain jacket bug repellant, camera, and don't forget: a desire to have fun and catch fish! Read More
Central Florida Freshwater Trip
Spend a half day pursuing sharks on the inshore waters of Daytona Beach, FL. The inshore fishing grounds are incredibly productive, which draws hungry sharks in search of prey. Unfortunately for them, you will be waiting with light tackle and live bait, ready for your trophy catch! Captain Srbo will help you target Blacktip Shark, Bonnethead Shark, Bull Shark, and Lemon Shark. Make sure to bring a camera because you won’t ever forget this! Captain Srbo’s 18’ Sterling bay boat is perfectly suited for inshore fishing. She can fit up to 3 guests, and the 60hp Mercury engines make for a slow and smooth ride on the calm inshore waters. The live bait well on board will be helpful while fishing for sharks! Everything you need to catch a monster will be provided by Captain Srbo, including rods, reels, bait, and tackle. He will also bring food and water, but feel free to bring anything you want to snack on during the journey. All you need for the experience of a lifetime is sun protection and appropriate clothing. So get on out there and hook a shark! Read More
Half Day Shark Trip
Embark on a delightful 3-hour beginners and kids fishing adventure guided by the experienced Captain Billy in Port Orange, Florida. This trip is tailor-made for novices and young anglers, offering an accessible introduction to the joys of fishing. Targeting a range of species including Speckled Trout, Black Drum, Redfish, and Mangrove Snapper, Captain Billy ensures a memorable experience for all. Nestled in the picturesque Port Orange, this fishing excursion presents a perfect blend of learning and excitement. Captain Billy's adept guidance, honed through years of experience, guarantees that beginners and kids receive patient instruction and hands-on guidance to make their first fishing trip a success. As you cast your line into the waters of Port Orange, under Captain Billy's expert tutelage, the opportunity to catch Speckled Trout, Black Drum, Redfish, and Mangrove Snapper becomes a reality. The charming environment and diverse species create an engaging and enriching experience for young anglers and beginners alike. Dive into an adventure marked by professionalism, teaching expertise, and a deep respect for the marine ecosystem. Captain Billy's commitment to ensuring a positive and educational fishing trip guarantees an experience that sparks a lifelong love for fishing. Explore the world of fishing in Port Orange, Florida, as you and your young anglers embark on an unforgettable journey under the guidance of Captain Billy, creating cherished memories amidst the scenic beauty of Port Orange's waters. Read More
3 Hours Beginners And Kids Trip
Everything to Know About Booking a Fishing Charter in Palm Coast
What are the best fishing charters in Palm Coast?
Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 64 trips in Palm Coast, and the most popular trips in the area are Family Fishing Adventures guided by Kevin, Palm Coast Inshore - 25' Dorado guided by Kicen, and Deep Sea Trip - 25' Dorado guided by Kicen.
Our guides in Palm Coast are rated a 4.86 out of 5 based on 9594 verified reviews on Captain Experiences.
All guides on Captain Experiences are licensed, insured, and vetted by our team. You can access their reviews, click through trip photos, read bios to get to know them, and preview trip details like species, techniques, group sizes, boat specs and more.
Looking for kid friendly charters in Palm Coast? Check out our beginner and family friendly charters in Palm Coast.
What types of fishing charters are common in Palm Coast?
Deep Sea fishing is the most popular in Palm Coast as well as inshore fishing, nearshore fishing, and flats fishing.
The most commonly sought after species in Palm Coast are: 1. redfish, 2. speckled trout, 3. flounder, and 4. kingfish.
The most common fishing techniques in Palm Coast are light tackle fishing, live bait fishing, and artificial lure fishing but bottom fishing and heavy tackle fishing are popular as well.
How much do Palm Coast fishing charters cost?
in Palm Coast prices can range anywhere from an affordable $175 to $3,000 and up, but the average price for a half day trip in Palm Coast is $567. The average price for a full day trip in Palm Coast is $1,281.
What month is best for fishing in Palm Coast?
The most popular season for fishing in Palm Coast is summer, and most anglers book their trips 26 days in advance.
Do I need a Palm Coast fishing license and what are the bag limits in Palm Coast?
If you’re thinking about a saltwater trip, you’re in luck! Our saltwater fishing tours in Palm Coast don’t require you to purchase a fishing license – your group is covered by your boat’s captain. For freshwater trips, you’ll still need to purchase a license. See here for more information on fishing licenses, bag limits, and fishing season regulations in Palm Coast. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right rules and regulations.
Palm Coast Fishing Overview
Palm Beach Fishing Charters may be overshadowed by St. Augustine, but it offers a world-class fishery in the local marshlands and Continental Shelf. Anglers can target Redfish in the inshore waters, while Trout, Tarpon, and Flounder also inhabit the area. Offshore, Grouper, Snapper, Kingfish, Marlin, Sailfish, and Tuna can be caught. The town's section of the Intracoastal Waterway has productive fishing spots, allowing for quick access on half-day trips. Inshore trips can be extended to a full day, while nearshore and offshore adventures are typically full-day packages. Bing's Landing serves as the main launching point for charters. Anglers over 16 must obtain a fishing license and adhere to local bag limits. Licensed charters provide all necessary information and licenses.
Palm Coast Freshwater Fishing
Freshwater fishing is only a short drive inland and offers unique fishing opportunities. Lake George is only a few miles west of the coast but the water is brackish as the St. Johns River nears the ocean. This lake is very productive for crappie and bass as well as several other inshore species. The wide variety of species to target in Lake George means there is no shortage of fish to catch. If you want to get two birds with one stone, this is the fishing spot for you.
Palm Coast Inshore Fishing
Palm Coast has great inshore fishing opportunities that can be found in the backwaters, rivers, inlets, and along the shoreline. These waters offer quality shots at some of the most sought-after inshore species. The inshore species available include trout, redfish, snook, and black drum with an added bonus of tarpon depending on the time of year. The brackish backcountry waters near Palm Coast are a great place to target more inshore species such as flounder, sheepshead, and pompano. With such a wide variety of fish and environments to target, Palm Coast offers top-notch inshore fishing that will make even the most veteran anglers smile.
Palm Coast Nearshore Fishing
With an array of wrecks and reefs to explore looking for larger nearshore species, you will find all the action you can handle. Dropping bait near structure will be the best approach for catching various snapper and grouper species. Trolling will provide amazing opportunities to catch prized game fish like kingfish, Spanish mackerel, and mahi-mahi, which are plentiful off the Atlantic Coast of Florida. These nearshore fish species crush bait and fight hard which is the perfect recipe for an exciting day of fishing.
Palm Coast Offshore Fishing
Head out to the offshore blue water to target the heavy-hitting pelagic species. The range of incredible species that patrol these waters include blackfin tuna, wahoo, mahi-mahi, kingfish, and sailfish. Many of these fish come through the area during their migration with tuna and sailfish coming in strong in the spring. Summer lends itself to a strong mahi-mahi and kingfish bite while huge wahoo are hot in the cooler months. Offshore trolling is exhilarating with long fights, huge blowups, and even bigger fish.
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Popular Types of Fishing In Palm Coast
Palm Coast fishing charters offer a variety of options for anglers of all levels. The most common types of fishing charters in Palm Coast include inshore, offshore, and deep-sea fishing. Inshore fishing charters are perfect for those who want to stay close to shore and catch species such as redfish, trout, and flounder. Offshore fishing charters take you further out to sea and target species such as mahi-mahi, tuna, and wahoo. Deep-sea fishing charters are for the serious anglers who want to catch big game fish like marlin, sailfish, and swordfish.
When it comes to the types of fish you can catch in Palm Coast, it all depends on the type of fishing charter you choose. Inshore fishing charters typically target redfish, trout, flounder, and snook. Offshore fishing charters target species such as mahi-mahi, tuna, wahoo, and kingfish. Deep-sea fishing charters target big game fish like marlin, sailfish, and swordfish.
Some popular landmarks that Palm Coast fishing charters visit include the Intracoastal Waterway, Matanzas Inlet, and the Atlantic Ocean. No matter which type of fishing charter you choose, you're sure to have an unforgettable experience in Palm Coast.
The Best Places To Fish In Palm Coast
Palm Coast, Florida is a prime destination for fishing enthusiasts. With its abundance of waterways and diverse fish species, there are plenty of great spots to cast a line. Whether you're looking for a peaceful day of fishing or a thrilling adventure on a fishing charter, here are some of the best places to fish in Palm Coast:
1. Matanzas Inlet - This popular fishing spot offers a chance to catch a variety of fish, including redfish, flounder, and trout. Fishing charters are available for those who want to venture further out into the ocean.
2. Graham Swamp - This freshwater swamp is home to largemouth bass, bluegill, and catfish. It's a great spot for kayak fishing or a peaceful day of shore fishing.
3. Intracoastal Waterway - This expansive waterway offers a chance to catch a variety of fish, including snook, tarpon, and redfish. Fishing charters are available for those who want to explore the deeper waters.
4. Flagler Beach Pier - This iconic pier is a popular spot for fishing enthusiasts. It offers a chance to catch a variety of fish, including pompano, whiting, and bluefish.
5. Bulow Creek State Park - This scenic park offers a chance to fish in the peaceful waters of Bulow Creek. It's a great spot for kayak fishing or a day of shore fishing.
6. Crescent Lake - This freshwater lake is home to largemouth bass, bluegill, and catfish. It's a great spot for kayak fishing or a peaceful day of shore fishing.
7. Palm Coast Marina - This marina offers a chance to fish in the Intracoastal Waterway or venture out into the ocean on a fishing charter. It's a great spot for those looking for a thrilling fishing adventure.
Other Things To Do In Palm Coast
While Palm Coast fishing charters are a popular attraction, there are plenty of other things to do in this Florida city. Take a hike through the beautiful Washington Oaks Gardens State Park, or explore the stunning Flagler Beach. For a bit of history, visit the Florida Agricultural Museum or the Bulow Plantation Ruins Historic State Park. If you're looking for some family fun, head to the Palm Coast Lanes for bowling or the Palm Coast Aquatics Center for swimming. And don't forget to check out the European Village for shopping and dining. With so much to do, Palm Coast is the perfect destination for a well-rounded vacation.
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