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Everything to Know About Booking a fishing charter in Vero Beach

What are the best fishing charters in Vero Beach?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 2 trips in Vero Beach, and the most popular trips in the area are Half to Full Day Trip - 23' Cuda guided by Brandon and Back to Back 2 Full-Day Charters - 23' Cuda guided by Brandon.

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Another popular fishing spot nearby for booking a charter is Fort Pierce.

What types of fishing charters are common in Vero Beach?

Inshore fishing is the most popular in Vero Beach as well as nearshore fishing, offshore fishing, and flats fishing.

The most commonly sought after species in Vero Beach are: 1. flounder, 2. black grouper, 3. speckled trout / spotted seatrout, 4. redfish, and 5. cobia.

The most common fishing techniques in Vero Beach are artificial lure fishing, light tackle fishing, and live bait fishing but heavy tackle fishing and jigging are popular as well.

How much do Vero Beach fishing charters cost?

in Vero Beach prices can range anywhere from $400 to $1,250, but the average price for a half day in Vero Beach is $450. The average price for a full day in Vero Beach is $833.

When is the best time to go fishing in Vero Beach?

The most popular season for fishing in Vero Beach is summer, and most anglers book their trips 5 days in advance.

Where can I get a Vero Beach fishing license and what are the bag limits in Vero Beach?

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

Vero Beach Fishing Charters

Vero Beach is known for its gorgeous beaches and exhilarating fish which draws in thousands of tourists every year. The Gulf Stream combined with temperate weather and abundant inshore habitat means there are world-class fishing opportunities everywhere you look. The beautiful beaches and blue water make Vero Beach an incredible place to wet a line and catch up on some much-needed relaxation.

Bass Fishing Vero Beach

There are top-notch freshwater opportunities if you head inland to Lake Okeechobee. Known as one of the best places to bass fish in the world, Okeechobee will not leave you disappointed if you're looking for giant largemouth bass. You don't need to go that far because every other house in Florida is on its own canal. These canals have largemouth bass and other familiar species but are also home to exotic species like peacock bass and oscars.

Vero Beach Inshore Fishing Charters

Inshore fishing near Vero Beach is the perfect place to hit up the countless mangroves and nearby inlets for jack crevalle, redfish, snook, pompano, and tarpon. The nearby Fort Pierce to the south is home to the world record 17 lb spotted sea trout! With jetties, channels, and plenty of backwaters available, the quality of this inshore fishery is unmatched. The inshore opportunities here are abundant and a bucket list fish is only one cast away.

Vero Beach Deep Sea Fishing Charters

If you want to chase trophy sailfish, head out to the gulf stream and legendary Sailfish Alley which is known for being packed with trophy-sized fish. Vero Beach is a hotbed for mahi-mahi, wahoo, tuna, and kingfish. Kite fishing for sailfish is one of the most popular ways for anglers to target these fast fish and is an experience unlike anything else. If you would rather deep drop bait, head out to the reefs for snappers, groupers, and hogfish. The offshore fishing opportunities are next-level in Vero Beach with endless reefs and the Gulf Stream well within reach.

Things to Do In Vero Beach

Vero Beach is an amazing place to fish but also the perfect vacation spot. During your trip, you can head to any of the nearby preserves or parks to take in nature and get away from the hustle and bustle of city life. If you want a beach day to get some much-needed rest and relaxation just head toward the water and you will find miles of pristine beach. There are also plenty of food and beverage options, some of which are beachfront, to keep you fueled up. Whatever you decide to do with your time in Vero Beach, you will not go home dissatisfied.

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