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What are the best nearshore fishing charters?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 630 nearshore trips, and the most popular trips are Marquesas Full day or Extended Day Trip guided by Craig, Close Offshore Assault guided by Jason, and Key West Sportfishing Trip - 45' Hatteras guided by Mark.

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What types of nearshore fishing charters are common?

The most commonly sought after species for nearshore 1 are: 1. king mackerel / kingfish, 2. redfish, 3. cobia, 4. spanish mackerel, and 5. red snapper.

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

How much do nearshore fishing charters cost?

nearshore fishing prices can range anywhere from $100 to $3,000 and up, but the average price for a half day nearshore fishing is $850. The average price for a full day nearshore fishing is $1,709.

When is the best time to go nearshore fishing?

The most popular season for nearshore fishing is summer, and most anglers book their trips 26 days in advance.

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

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

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