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Big Fish Luxury Charter

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43 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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Carolina Offshore Adventure

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23 ft 1 - 4 People $$
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South Carolina Reef Run

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35 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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Ocean Trophy Quest

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32 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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Big Fish Thrills

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32 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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Offshore Grocery Store

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30 ft 1 - 4 People $$$

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Fishing in Mount Pleasant
Fishing in Mount Pleasant
Fishing in Mount Pleasant
trip description for SC Nearshore Reef Run in Mount Pleasant

This trip leaves the dock at 6 or 7 AM and returns around 3 PM. Destinations include the Charleston Harbor Jetties, Charleston Nearshore Reefs, or natural live bottom areas out to about 15 miles offshore, depending on wind and sea conditions. Typical catches include red drum, snapper species, cobia, trigger fish, sharks, and a variety of other species. All charters are aboard a 35' Everglades center console powered by triplet 300HP Mercury Verado engines. Additional equipment on board includes GPS navigational information, sonar, and radar. Captain Linu's boat also comes loaded with raw and freshwater pumps, a flush toilet under the helm, outriggers, in-floor fish boxes, dry storage areas, and a large live well. The boat comes loaded with bottled water and plenty of ice and cooler space for your use. You need only bring food and any other beverages you wish. Alcoholic beverages are permitted but over indulgence is not tolerated for safety reasons. Read More

Nearshore Fishing Charter in Mount Pleasant

SC Nearshore Reef Run

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35 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 $$$
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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 $$
Fishing in North Charleston
Fishing in North Charleston
Fishing in North Charleston
trip description for Offshore Reef Fishing in North Charleston

Launch aboard Captain TJ's fully decked out 26' Center Console for a freezer-filling fishing experience out of Charleston SC. Captain TJ will put all of his knowledge of fish habits, sea trends, and weather patterns toward getting you on these reef fish safely and in style! The boat you'll be fishing from is a "Just Right" 26-foot Mako 264. A true battle wagon designed for hardcore offshore fishing. She's equipped with twin 200 HP Suzuki engines, outriggers, VHF radio, Garmin radar, GPS, sonar satellite radio, bathroom, live wells, fishing boxes, sink, and top-of-the-line fishing equipment. After you get settled in, and Captain TJ cranks up his Suzuki outboard, you will motor out a couple of miles offshore to hit the reefs, wrecks less than 15 miles offshore, depending on how far out you'd like to go you can either hits the reefs and wrecks just offshore for snapper and grouper species or stay closer to fish the jetties where giant inshore species lurk like Bull Reds, and big sharks! On these trip, you will be using heavy tackle rods and weighted live bait or jig hooks that you'll drop down into the murky depths of the Atlantic. You can expect to hook into a variety of Snapper and Grouper species like Red Snapper, Lane Snapper, Vermillion Snapper, Red Grouper and Gag Grouper, but you never know what the murky depths of the Atlantic will produce! Fishing the reefs you can also catch an occasional Amberjack, and Cobia just to name a few, and there are plenty more species the productive waters of the Atlantic can offer up! You are welcome to get as involved as you would like with your adventure as well, whether you'd rather lounge until Captain TJ has hooked into the fish or if you want your hand on the rod the whole time to feel the bite, Captain TJ can make it happen! Beyond superior service and a stylish ride, Captain TJ also provides the best rods, reels, tackle, bait, and fishing licenses you could possibly need for a successful day out on the water. Thus, all you need to bring is your favorite lunch, snack, and drink, your sun protection, maybe a towel, and your camera! Otherwise, Captain TJ will take care of the rest to make the most of your Charleston offshore adventure! Read More

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in North Charleston

Offshore Reef Fishing

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26 ft 1 - 6 People $$
Fishing in Charleston
Fishing in Charleston
Fishing in Charleston
trip description for Charleston Nearshore Fishing in Charleston

Hop aboard with Captain Brent for a fun-filled day of fishing, where you'll create memories that last a lifetime! The day will start early at the boat landing, where you'll get acquainted, then briefly go over some safety instruction and boat familiarization before getting on the water. After loading up and departing from the dock, you'll make your way out through the Charleston Harbor, where you'll see many historic landmarks including the Charleston Battery, Ft. Moultrie, and Ft. Sumter, to name just a few! Pushing out from the harbor, you'll head 10-20 miles into the Atlantic. Feel free to connect via Bluetooth to the onboard JL Audio sound system, queue up your favorite playlist, and settle in for an hour ride out to the fishing grounds. For nearshore trips, we will do some bottom fishing/reef fishing, targeting the likes of Snapper, Grouper, Cobia, Amberjack, King Mackerel, Barracuda, and more! You are welcome to get as involved as you would like, whether you'd rather lounge until the reel starts screaming, or keep your hand on the rod the whole time. Captain Brent can make it happen! Beyond superior service and luxurious amenities, Captain Brent also provides the best rods, reels, tackle, and bait you could possibly need for a successful day out on the water. Bottled water is provided as well as plenty of ice to keep your catch, food, and beverages cold. It is recommended that you bring a cooler to take fish home after the trip is over, but please leave it in your vehicle as the boat has sufficient onboard coolers and fish box storage. All you need to bring onboard is your favorite lunch, snacks, drinks, sun protection (NO SPRAY/AEROSOL SUNSCREEN PLEASE!), a towel, a camera, and good vibes! Otherwise, Captain Brent will take care of the rest to make the most of your Charleston nearshore adventure! Read More

Nearshore Fishing Charter in Charleston

Charleston Nearshore Fishing

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27 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 vermillion snapper fishing charter

What are the best vermillion snapper fishing charters in Mount Pleasant?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 15 vermillion snapper trips in Mount Pleasant, and the most popular trips in the area are Big Fish Luxury Charter guided by Bentley, Carolina Offshore Adventure guided by Adrian, and South Carolina Reef Run guided by Linus.

Our guides in Mount Pleasant are rated a 5 out of 5 based on 2541 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.

Other popular cities nearby for booking a Vermillion Snapper charter include Charleston and North Charleston.

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What types of vermillion snapper fishing charters are common in Mount Pleasant?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for vermillion snapper in Mount Pleasant as well as nearshore fishing, jetty fishing, and inshore fishing.

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

How much do Mount Pleasant vermillion snapper fishing charters cost?

for vermillion snapper in Mount Pleasant prices can range anywhere from about $1,153 to $1,985, but the average price for a half day trip for vermillion snapper in Mount Pleasant is $800. The average price for a full day trip for vermillion snapper in Mount Pleasant is $1,534.

What month is best for vermillion snapper fishing in Mount Pleasant?

The most popular season for vermillion snapper fishing in Mount Pleasant is spring, and most anglers book their trips 25 days in advance.

Do I need a Mount Pleasant fishing license for vermillion snapper and what are the bag limits for vermillion snapper 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 vermillion snapper fishing in Mount Pleasant all about?

Vermilion snapper, also known as beeliner or mingo snapper, are a prized species among anglers in Mount Pleasant. These vibrant red-colored fish are typically found in deep offshore waters, frequenting rocky bottoms, reefs, and ledges. Vermilion snapper are known for their delicious, mild-flavored flesh, making them a favorite target for both recreational and commercial fishermen. Anglers can expect to encounter vermillion snapper year-round in Mount Pleasant, with peak seasons occurring during the warmer months when they are most active and abundant.

Fishing for vermillion snapper in Mount Pleasant often involves bottom fishing techniques using light tackle. Anglers typically use small hooks baited with cut bait, squid, or shrimp, presented near the bottom where vermillion snapper feed. Drifting or anchoring over known reef or structure areas can increase the chances of success, as these locations are preferred habitats for vermillion snapper. Additionally, vertical jigging with small metal jigs or bucktail jigs can also be effective for targeting vermillion snapper, especially when they are holding over structure.

While vermillion snapper may not grow as large as some other snapper species, they make up for their size with their abundance and willingness to bite. Anglers in Mount Pleasant can enjoy productive fishing trips targeting vermillion snapper, often catching them in good numbers. Whether fishing inshore or offshore, anglers can find vermillion snapper in a variety of depths, providing opportunities for anglers of all skill levels to enjoy a rewarding and delicious catch.

What are the most popular months to fish for vermillion snapper fishing in Mount Pleasant?

In Mount Pleasant, vermillion snapper fishing seasons are influenced by various factors including water temperature, currents, and bait availability. Generally, vermillion snapper can be found in offshore waters year-round, but their abundance and activity levels may vary depending on the time of year. In Mount Pleasant, peak seasons for vermillion snapper fishing typically coincide with the warmer months of spring, summer, and early fall when water temperatures rise, and fish become more active.

During the spring months, as water temperatures begin to increase, vermillion snapper become more active and migrate closer to the coast. Anglers can find them congregating around offshore reefs, ledges, and wrecks, where they feed voraciously on baitfish and crustaceans. Spring is considered an excellent time to target vermillion snapper in Mount Pleasant, with anglers often enjoying productive fishing trips and encountering good numbers of fish.

As summer progresses, vermillion snapper fishing in Mount Pleasant remains strong, with fish continuing to inhabit offshore reefs and structures. The warmer water temperatures encourage vermillion snapper to feed actively, making them more responsive to bait and lures. Anglers can capitalize on this by targeting vermillion snapper using a variety of techniques such as bottom fishing with cut bait or vertical jigging with metal jigs. Overall, the summer months offer excellent opportunities for anglers to catch vermillion snapper in Mount Pleasant before cooler temperatures set in and fish behavior changes with the onset of fall.

What techniques are popular for catching vermillion snapper in Mount Pleasant?

In Mount Pleasant, anglers employ a variety of effective techniques to target vermillion snapper, also known as beeliner or mingo snapper, in the offshore waters. One popular technique is bottom fishing, where anglers use light tackle rigs baited with cut bait, squid, or shrimp. The key is to present the bait near the bottom, where vermillion snapper typically feed. Drifting or anchoring over known reef structures and ledges can increase the chances of success, as these areas are prime habitats for vermillion snapper.

Another successful technique for catching vermillion snapper in Mount Pleasant is vertical jigging. Anglers use small metal jigs or bucktail jigs and drop them vertically near the bottom, mimicking the movement of baitfish. This method can be particularly effective when fishing over offshore reefs or structures where vermillion snapper are known to congregate. Vertical jigging allows anglers to cover a lot of water efficiently and can result in catching multiple fish in a short amount of time.

Additionally, anglers in Mount Pleasant can target vermillion snapper using live bait, such as cigar minnows or small fish. Live bait can be rigged on a light tackle setup and dropped to the desired depth using a Carolina rig or knocker rig. This method can be highly effective, especially when vermillion snapper are being finicky or when targeting larger specimens. By employing these various fishing techniques and adjusting to the conditions of the day, anglers in Mount Pleasant can enjoy successful and rewarding vermillion snapper fishing experiences offshore.

What other species are popular in Mount Pleasant?

In addition to vermillion snapper, Mount Pleasant offers anglers a diverse array of fish species to target both inshore and offshore. One popular species is the red drum, also known as redfish, which can be found in the tidal creeks, marshes, and nearshore waters of the area. Red drum are known for their powerful fights and are often targeted using techniques such as bait fishing with live or cut bait, as well as casting artificial lures like soft plastics or spoons. They are particularly abundant year-round in Mount Pleasant, providing anglers with ample opportunities for exciting catches.

Another prized species in Mount Pleasant is the black sea bass, which inhabit offshore reefs, wrecks, and rocky bottoms. These feisty fish are known for their aggressive strikes and delicious white flesh, making them a favorite target among anglers. Black sea bass can be caught using techniques such as bottom fishing with cut bait or squid, as well as vertical jigging with metal jigs or bucktail jigs. They are most abundant during the warmer months but can be found year-round in Mount Pleasant, offering anglers consistent fishing opportunities.

Mount Pleasant also provides opportunities for anglers to target species such as king mackerel, cobia, and mahi mahi offshore. Venturing into deeper waters to reefs, wrecks, and offshore structures allows anglers to encounter these hard-fighting and highly prized species using techniques such as trolling, bottom fishing, and jigging. Whether fishing inshore or offshore, Mount Pleasant boasts a wealth of fish species and diverse fishing opportunities, ensuring that anglers of all skill levels can enjoy memorable and rewarding fishing experiences throughout the year.

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