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Fishing in Mount Pleasant
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trip description for Big Fish Thrills in Mount Pleasant

If you're an avid angler looking for an unforgettable sportfishing experience, a deep sea fishing charter with Captain Tim out of Mount Pleasant, SC is the perfect opportunity! With Captain Tim's expertise and knowledge of the area's waters, you'll have a chance to catch some of the biggest and most sought-after game fish in the region. Captain Tim is a native of Mt. Pleasant, SC and has been an offshore and inshore fishing guide for over 15 years. Fishing with a local has many advantages. Captain Tim's deep sea fishing charter is designed for people who are serious about fishing and want to catch big trophies. The trip is also designed for more angler interaction. This means where you the angler will be more involved with setting lines out, helping catch live bait, and over all being more involved with the overall fishing process besides just reeling them in. You'll be targeting species such as King Mackerel, Cobia, Amberjack, Grouper, Snapper and more. These fish are known for their size, strength, and fighting abilities, making for an exciting and challenging fishing experience. This trip will incorporate slow trolling live bait along with some bottom fishing. On this charter, you'll head out to the deep waters of the Atlantic Ocean, where you'll have a chance to go 15 to 25 miles offshore Captain Tim's 32' Contender is equipped with top-of-the-line fishing gear and electronics, including sonar and GPS, to help you locate and catch the big fish. You'll be working a range of baits and lures, as well as live bait, to entice the fish to bite. During the trip, Captain Tim will provide you with tips and guidance on how to catch the target species, including the best techniques and strategies for hooking and reeling in the fish. You'll also have plenty of opportunities to ask questions and learn more about the local fishing scene and the different types of fish that inhabit the area's waters. Overall, a deep sea fishing charter with Captain Tim is an epic sportfishing experience that you won't soon forget. Whether you're an experienced angler or a first-timer, this trip is sure to provide you with plenty of excitement, adventure, and memories that will last a lifetime! Read More

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Mount Pleasant

Big Fish Thrills

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32 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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Fishing in Charleston
Fishing in Charleston
Fishing in Charleston
trip description for 6 HR Harbor/Nearshore/Reef in Charleston

Half Day Reef Trip This is a 6-hour fishing trip, where you'll be fishing at Charleston's own Jetties, reefs and wrecks. Head offshore weather permitting about 20 miles to local reefs and live bottom in search of Snapper, Cobia, Grouper, King Mackerel, Amberjack, and more. This trip is perfect for catching some fresh fish to take back home! Read More

Inshore, Jetty, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Charleston

6 HR Harbor/Nearshore/Reef

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33 ft 1 - 6 People $$
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Fishing in Charleston
Fishing in Charleston
Fishing in Charleston
trip description for 4 HR Inshore/Harbor/Reef Fishing in Charleston

Nearshore Reef or Shark Trip This is a 4-hour trip, where you'll be fishing at Charleston's nearshore reefs and wrecks. Target fish near local reefs include Seabass, Sharks, Snappers, Cobia and more! Read More

Deep Sea, Inshore, Jetty, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Charleston

4 HR Inshore/Harbor/Reef Fishing

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33 ft 1 - 6 People $$
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Fishing in Charleston
Fishing in Charleston
Fishing in Charleston
trip description for 8 HR Offshore Reef/Harbor/Jetties in Charleston

Half Day Reef Trip This is a 8-hour fishing trip, where you'll be fishing at Charleston's own Jetties, reefs and wrecks. Head offshore weather permitting about 20 miles to local reefs and live bottom in search of Snapper, Cobia, Grouper, King Mackerel, Amberjack, and more. This trip is perfect for catching some fresh fish to take back home! Read More

Deep Sea, Inshore, Jetty, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Charleston

8 HR Offshore Reef/Harbor/Jetties

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33 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Charleston
Fishing in Charleston
Fishing in Charleston
trip description for Deep Sea Quest: Reel & Explore in Charleston

Come explore the depths of the Atlantic with Captain Chris out of Charleston, South Carolina. His decked out 26’ Center Console has an assortment of amenities, and the twin 150 Yamahas power you through the offshore chop. The trip has several options in terms of time and distance: you can go 12-20 miles offshore on a 6 hour trip, 25-15 miles on an 8 hour trip, or anywhere between 25-75 miles on a 10 hour, all day adventure. On this 6-10 hour, full day trip you can practice several fishing techniques. Trolling offshore allows you to sit back and enjoy the cool sea breeze and smooth ride while waiting for your reel to scream, when you know you’ve got something good! Captain Chris has extensive knowledge of these waters, and his quick decision making, backed by experience, makes him a great captain who will do his best to help you try and find fish. On this trip, you will be looking for Amberjack, Black Seabass, Cobia, Gag Grouper, Red Snapper, and Triggerfish, but who knows what else you might pull out of the depths? This trip accepts up to six guests, and Captain Chris is very accommodating to all levels of experience, which makes for a great family adventure. He will help you as much as you need, and is very communicative. This trip has the potential to be very productive since the waters off Charleston are so bountiful and Captain Chris has been fishing them for years, so prepare yourself to spend a wonderful day out on the ocean. Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Charleston

Deep Sea Quest: Reel & Explore

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26 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Charleston
Fishing in Charleston
Fishing in Charleston
trip description for Charleston Deep Sea Offshore in Charleston

Head out with Captain Darius for an action-packed day of fishing on the beautiful South Carolina coast! The Gulf Stream in the offshore waters of Charleston is perfect for chasing after some prized Atlantic fish! On the 6-hour trip, Captain Darius will bring you 20-30 miles offshore to productive fishing grounds where you'll be bottom fishing for Black Sea Bass, Triggerfish, Sheepshead, Red and Vermilion Snapper, and Grouper. If you go for the 8-hour trip, you can venture 30-50 miles offshore where you'll start to see Mahi-Mahi and maybe even some billfish. Either way, you can bet on doing a lot of catching. Just let Captain Darius know what you want to catch and he'll take you to the prime spots and get you set up the best methods! You'll be aboard Captain Darius's 24' Seafox 248 Commander center console with enough room for 6 anglers. Powered by a 250 HP Yamaha engine, she'll have no problem getting you to the prime fishing spots! This vessel comes equipped with a GPS, Fishfinder, Live Bait Well, Multimedia System, on board Bathroom and Ice Box to store your catches. You'll get to take any keepers home for a tasty meal! Captain Darius will provide all rods, reels, tackle, live bait, lures and fishing licenses. He will even provide a tasty lunch for an additional fee. All you need to bring is sunglasses, sunscreen, and any food or drinks you might want out on the water. Head out to the Gulf Stream with Captain Darius! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Charleston

Charleston Deep Sea Offshore

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24 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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Everything to Know About Booking a Mount Pleasant black seabass fishing charter

What are the best black seabass fishing charters in Mount Pleasant?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 15 black seabass trips in Mount Pleasant, and the most popular trips in the area are Half Day Charleston Adventure guided by Adrian, Insane Inshore Trips guided by Brad, and Carolina Offshore Adventure guided by Adrian.

Our guides in Mount Pleasant are rated a 5 out of 5 based on 2545 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.

Another popular city nearby for booking a Black Seabass charter is Charleston.

Looking for kid friendly black seabass guides / fishing lessons in Mount Pleasant? Check out our beginner and family friendly black seabass guides in Mount Pleasant.

What types of black seabass fishing charters are common in Mount Pleasant?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for black seabass in Mount Pleasant as well as nearshore fishing, inshore fishing, and river fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in Mount Pleasant are bottom fishing, trolling, and live bait fishing but heavy tackle fishing and light tackle fishing are popular as well.

How much do Mount Pleasant black seabass fishing charters cost?

for black seabass in Mount Pleasant prices can range anywhere from about $625 to $1,730, but the average price for a half day trip for black seabass in Mount Pleasant is $610. The average price for a full day trip for black seabass in Mount Pleasant is $1,378.

What month is best for black seabass fishing in Mount Pleasant?

The most popular season for black seabass fishing in Mount Pleasant is summer, and most anglers book their trips 30 days in advance.

Do I need a Mount Pleasant fishing license for black seabass and what are the bag limits for black seabass in Mount Pleasant?

You’re in luck! Our fishing tours in Mount Pleasant 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 Mount Pleasant.

What is black seabass fishing in Mount Pleasant all about?

In Mount Pleasant, black seabass fishing adds an exciting dimension to the local angling scene. Black seabass are a prized species known for their tasty flesh and feisty fighting spirit. These fish inhabit the nearshore and offshore waters along the South Carolina coast, favoring rocky bottoms, wrecks, and artificial reefs where they can find shelter and abundant prey. Anglers are drawn to the challenge of targeting black seabass, which can provide a rewarding catch and a delicious meal.

Anglers in Mount Pleasant utilize a variety of techniques to target black seabass, with bottom fishing being a popular and effective method. Using bait such as squid, cut bait, or small fish, anglers present their offerings near the ocean floor where black seabass are known to congregate. Patience and persistence are key when bottom fishing for black seabass, as anglers must wait for the subtle taps and tugs that signal a bite from these bottom-dwelling predators.

Furthermore, vertical jigging is another successful technique for targeting black seabass in Mount Pleasant. Anglers drop specialized jigs or rigs to the bottom and jig them up and down to mimic the movements of small baitfish or crustaceans. Black seabass are known to be aggressive feeders, making them susceptible to well-presented jigs. Anglers can experiment with different jigging motions and colors to entice strikes from black seabass in various depths and locations. Whether bottom fishing or vertical jigging, mastering these techniques can greatly enhance anglers' chances of landing black seabass in the coastal waters of Mount Pleasant.

What are the most popular months to fish for black seabass fishing in Mount Pleasant?

In Mount Pleasant, the seasons for targeting black seabass are influenced by various environmental factors such as water temperature, spawning behavior, and migratory patterns. Generally, the prime season for black seabass fishing extends from spring through fall. During this time, warmer water temperatures stimulate increased activity among black seabass, prompting them to move closer to shore and inhabit nearshore reefs, wrecks, and artificial structures where they can be targeted by anglers.

Spring marks the beginning of the black seabass season in Mount Pleasant, as water temperatures rise and baitfish populations increase along the coast. Black seabass become more active and begin their migration toward shallower waters, where they are known to congregate in large numbers. As summer progresses, black seabass fishing tends to peak, with anglers encountering larger concentrations of these prized fish feeding voraciously on abundant prey.

In the fall, black seabass fishing in Mount Pleasant may continue to be productive, although the abundance of these fish may start to taper off as water temperatures begin to cool. However, dedicated anglers can still find opportunities to target black seabass, particularly in areas with relatively warmer water temperatures or where baitfish concentrations remain high. Understanding the seasonal patterns and behavior of black seabass can help anglers maximize their chances of success when fishing in the coastal waters of Mount Pleasant throughout the year.

What techniques are popular for catching black seabass in Mount Pleasant?

In Mount Pleasant, anglers employ various effective techniques to target black seabass, utilizing their knowledge of the species' habits and preferences. One commonly used method is bottom fishing, where anglers anchor their boats near rocky bottoms, wrecks, or artificial reefs where black seabass are known to congregate. Using bait such as squid, cut bait, or small fish, anglers present their offerings near the ocean floor and wait for the telltale taps and tugs that signal a bite from these bottom-dwelling predators.

Another successful technique for black seabass fishing in Mount Pleasant is vertical jigging. Anglers deploy specialized jigs or rigs to the bottom and jig them up and down to mimic the movements of small baitfish or crustaceans. Black seabass are known to be aggressive feeders, making them susceptible to well-presented jigs. Anglers can experiment with different jigging motions and colors to entice strikes from black seabass in various depths and locations.

Furthermore, anglers may opt for drift fishing as a productive tactic for targeting black seabass in Mount Pleasant. Anglers drift along reefs, wrecks, or areas with rocky bottoms while presenting baits or lures to black seabass as they move with the current. This method allows anglers to cover a larger area of water and explore different depths and structures where black seabass may be feeding. By drifting strategically along productive fishing grounds, anglers can increase their chances of encountering black seabass and enjoying a successful day on the water.

What other species are popular in Mount Pleasant?

In addition to black seabass, Mount Pleasant offers anglers a plethora of other species to target, ensuring a diverse and exciting fishing experience. One notable catch is the red drum, also known as redfish, which thrives in the shallow waters, marshes, and estuaries along the South Carolina coast. Red drum are prized for their powerful fights and delicious flesh, making them a favorite among anglers of all skill levels. Anglers can pursue red drum using a variety of techniques, including casting with artificial lures or fishing with live bait such as shrimp or mullet.

Another sought-after species in Mount Pleasant is the speckled trout, also known as spotted seatrout. These beautiful fish are found in the grassy flats, oyster beds, and tidal creeks that fringe the coastline, offering anglers thrilling battles and delectable catches. Anglers often target speckled trout using artificial lures such as soft plastics or topwater plugs, particularly during the early morning or late evening hours when speckled trout are most active.

Furthermore, Mount Pleasant provides excellent opportunities for anglers to target flounder. These flatfish inhabit the sandy bottoms, tidal creeks, and nearshore areas along the coast, offering anglers a challenging and rewarding pursuit. Anglers typically target flounder using bottom fishing techniques, deploying baits such as live minnows, mud minnows, or artificial lures near the ocean floor. With its diverse range of species and habitats, Mount Pleasant ensures anglers have plenty of options for a memorable fishing adventure along the picturesque South Carolina coast.

Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences

  • ★★★★★
    Had a great trip with Captain Brad! Nice boat, friendly guide, and tons of fish! Would highly recommend.

    Spencer W. with Brad B. of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

  • ★★★★★
    Adrian was just awesome! He kept us up to date on weather and was flexible with date/time to make sure we went out at the best time. He got there early to make sure we were all set with plenty of bait and extra rods and reels ready to go. He even had an extra hat and sunglasses for our 16 yo who forgot his. He knew the best fishing spots and locations at each spot. He could cast within inches of his intended target, was very knowledgeable about the fish, and helped us release the sting ray and gar we accidentally caught. Very pleasant, hard working and very experienced! You can’t go wrong with Adrian!

    Cynthia B. with Adrian J. of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Darius gave us a fishing trip that far exceeded our expectations. We had a great fun filled outing. We are already talking about our next fishing trip and without a doubt he will be our Captain.

    Rick J. with Darius B. of Charleston, South Carolina

  • ★★★★★
    Great time, great fishing spot and amazing Captain

    Michael C. with Chris A. of Charleston, South Carolina

  • ★★★★★
    Thank you for everything!

    Hong T. with Bob U. of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

  • ★★★★★
    We had a great time. Captain Adrian was knowledgeable and interactive. One of our best trips.

    John A. with Adrian J. of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

  • ★★★★★
    We had an incredible day fishing with Captain Adrian! He was awesome lining up the best time of day to fish ahead of time thru great communication. While we didn't expect to catch a bunch since we were early in the season, we caught a BUNCH of fish - completely lost count it was such a good day - all catch and release. Adrian did a great job keeping our lines in the water from baiting hooks to fixing a few snags to getting fish off the hooks. Adrian was awesome! Highly recommend!! What a great day...

    Ben F. with Adrian J. of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

  • ★★★★★
    Our two boat trip was absolutely electric. First off, Capt. Chris' boat was perfect. For the price point, you'd be hard pressed to find a better fishing charter deal out of Charleston. The second boat in our group was equally as nice. Both boats were super comfortable, we just sat in the back on beanbags and drank beer as we raced out about 40 miles offshore. The guides gave us an in depth safety talk before taking off and took every safety precaution available, they definitely found a happy medium between fun and safety though. They were also very well informed about what was in/out of season, and the parameters for keeper fish. On first drop, we had 2 really nice red snapper hookups. Once that bite ran cold, we wasted no time, hopping around to multiple different locations, filling the cooler up with vermillion and other good eating fish. Even got a few 5+ foot sharks for the young'n that was with us. He was so stoked! We ran into a bit of weather but that didn't phase the guides, they had contingency plans to keep us busy. We elected to run deeper to avoid the thunderstorm that formed between us and the land, which meant we got a few extra hours of fishing (no complaints). The highlight of the trip was chumming up a cobia feeding frenzy right on the surface before we booked it back to the marina. Any time you can topwater fish for cobia, you're in for a treat. We almost landed a trophy cobia before a 8+ foot shark breached the surface and completely annihilated it about 20 feet off the back of the boat. It was so primal, none of us cared that we lost the trophy. I recommend these guys to anyone, beginners or lifetime anglers. Will definitely be using them again!

    John S. with Chris A. of Charleston, South Carolina

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Adrian was awesome!!! We caught a bunch of fish had an incredible time on the water. Highly recommended!!!

    Paul B. with Adrian J. of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

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