Isle of Palms Fishing Charters and Boat Tours

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Isle of Palms Fishing Charters & Boat Tours


Guide to Local Fishing Charters, Saltwater Fishing, Charter Fishing, Charter Boats, Boat Rentals, Fishing Tours, and Deep Sea Fishing Companies.



The coastal lowcountry of South Carolina is a natural paradise for fishermen and outdoor Explorers. There are a vareity of seasoned guides and boat captains who can provide you and your family with an unforgettable salt water fishing charter or boat tour around Isle of Palms or Charleston harbor. Explore the quiet tidal creeks behind the island, where marsh islands dot the estuary and provide the opportunity to get out and swim or cast a net or a fishing line. You'll find plenty of local bait & tackle shops that can equip your adventure with all the supplies and gear needed for a day or a week. The Isle of Palms Marina is a full-service, 50-slip marina that is fully equipped to make your stay on South Carolina's coast enjoyable and comfortable. Here you can charter a boat tour, fishing expedition, or rent a boat and be your own captain for the day. The Isle of Palms Marina is located just minutes from beautiful beaches, luxury oceanfront accommodations, award-winning golf courses in the Wild Dunes Resort, excellent shopping at the Mount Pleasant Towne Centre and Charleston's Historic District.
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Fishing Charters & Boat Tours

Aqua Adventures

50 41st Ave
Isle of Palms, SC 29451
843.860.1664

Captain Chuck Griffin has been a Charleston fishing guide for over 30 years and has spent his life fishing the inshore and offshore waters of Charleston South Carolina. He has also fished extensively all over the world for all of the largest and most powerful game fish. Captain Chuck also holds a United States Coast Guard 100 ton master captain's license. Captain Chuck offers private inshore and offshore fishing charters, dolphin watching, and Charleston harbor tours, from a few hours to full-day trips for one to six people. Captain Chuck is a member of the Master Brand Advocates (MBA) Pro Staff.

Barrier Island Ecotours

2669, 50 41st Ave C-6
Isle of Palms, SC 29451
843.886.5000

Our goal is to promote awareness, conservation, and enjoyment of South Carolina's coastal resources. Barrier Island Eco Tours offers naturalist-guided tours to Capers Island Heritage Preserve. Our trips depart from the Isle of Palms Marina and take you through winding salt marsh, tidal creeks, and the Intracoastal Waterway to Capers Island.

Along the way, you learn about this amazing ecosystem and the plants and animals that call it home. Bottlenose dolphins, loggerhead sea turtles, and numerous birds are common sightings. Your guide pulls crab traps and throws cast nets to bring marine life onboard to put in our touch tank for closer examination.

The majority of our scheduled trips are aboard our covered 49-passenger pontoon boat equipped with a restroom and beaching ramp. We also offer inshore fishing and private eco tours on our 6-passenger and 16-passenger boats. Welcome aboard!

Carolina Angler Fishing Charters

238 Forest Trail
Isle of Palms, SC 29451
843.412.5727

Fishing Charter serving the lowcountry areas of Charleston, Isle of Palms, Sullivans Island and Folly Beach.

Charleston Fish Finder

275 Forest Trail
Isle of Palms, SC 29451
843.670.3123

Captain Ben Floyd offers fishing charters offer excellent fishing opportunities, which are available year round. With 20 years of active experience fishing waters of the low country and a good attitude Captain Ben can easily cater to fisher people from novice to the expert fly fishermen.

Our charter boat, WINDSOR ANNE is Charleston South Carolina's #1 fishing vessel with the most courteous and knowledgeable fishing guide. Our fishing boats are tournament rigged and ready to fish all of Charleston, Isle of Palms, and Folly Beach. We are located in Isle of Palms, SC at the IOP Marina.

Inshore fishing or Nearshore fishing in Charleston involves many different fishing techniques. Aboard Windsor Anne your fishing experience is not a factor. Our fishing charter crew, Captain Ben Floyd, will teach you the ins and outs of fishing the Charleston area in a very short time.

Explore More Inshore Charters

50 41st Ave
Isle of Palms, SC 29451
843.330.1863

Explore More Inshore Charters offers first class fishing and sight seeing for all ages. EMIC caters to large and small families, couples, wedding parties, corporate groups, birthdays etc. Customer service and having a great time are the number one priorities on our charters. I obtained my US Coastguard 30 ton captains license and began professionally guiding inshore and nearshore fishing trips in Charleston when I was 21. I also have ample experience with eco/nature tours, camping trips, fossil hunting, oyster harvesting, shrimping and crabbing trips. Photography, exploring marshes and wild life, have been a passion of mine for as far back as I can remember and I enjoy taking pictures to share with you on our private excursion.

Fish Call Charters

50 41st Ave
Isle of Palms, SC 29451
843.509.7337

Fish Call Charters offers light tackle and flyfishing charters around historic Charleston, SC. Whether it is sightcasting to schools of redfish on the shallow water flats or stalking huge tarpon and bull reds on the outer sandbars, Charleston and its' surrounding waters offers excellent year round fishing opportunities for several different species of gamefish. Book a trip now to tangle with redfish, trout, sharks and tarpon. Most trips leave from the Isle of Palms Marina.

Capt. J.R. Waits, a Charleston native and licensed captain, will be your guide to an exciting day on the water. Whether you are a first time fisherman or a world record holder, your captain will cater the charter to fulfill all of your expectations. Capt. Waits has been guiding these waters since 1996, and has been featured in many national magazines and television shows.

The Reel Deal Charters

Isle of Palms, SC
843.388.5093
Inshore, offshore and deep sea saltwater fishing in Charleston, South Carolina is some of the best fishing in the world. Anglers will enjoy fishing with state of the art equipment, tackle and an expert staff lead by Captain Shane Flannigan. All boats are fully equipped with the latest electronics and tackle to ensure a great day of fishing in the Charleston area. All licenses, baits (live, cut, or artificial) and tackle are included in the price of our charters. Veteran owned and Operated since 2004.
Bait & Tackle Shops

The Charleston Angler - Mt. Pleasant

1113 Market Center Blvd
Mt Pleasant, SC 29464
843.884.2095

Fishing Supply Store.

Haddrell's Point Tackle

885 Ben Sawyer Blvd
Mt Pleasant, SC 29464
843.881.3644

Haddrell's Point Tackle is a family run business in Mount Pleasant and Charleston, South Carolina. We opened our doors in 1983 and have been serving our community ever since. We take pride in our selection and offer the most professional fishing advice in the lowcountry. With licensed captains and professional mates on staff at all times, there's always someone here to answer any questions you might have.

Henry's Marine, Hunting and Fishing

3307, 1514 N Hwy 17
Mt Pleasant, SC 29464
843.881.0465

It starts as you walk in our gun and ammo selection is everything you need. Hunting and fishing supplies are just down to the end of the store. Fishing poles, nets, fishing bobbers, waders, camouflage clothing including boots and much much more. Henry's Marine, Hunting, and Fishing is an authorized repair dealer for EZ Loader and Magic Tilt Boat Trailers. We offer a full marine outboard service center, for Yamaha, Mercury, and Evinrude. All of our service work comes with a 60-day warranty, and there are also different warranties, that change, depending on the service.

Marina Market

50 41st Ave
Isle of Palms, SC 29451
843.886.3054

The Marina Market at IOP Marina has anything and everything you may need for your visit to Isle of Palms. Our shelves are fully stocked with snacks and freshly-made grub to bring onto your charter or boat rental. Whether you choose to visit the Marina Market before or after your family's adventure at IOP Marina, we will be happy to accommodate your needs. We currently carry an array of supplies you may wish to have on your fishing charter or boat rental, as well as bait and tackle.

Experience the excitement of fishing with the professionals at IOP Marina by booking a charter with us today. Our captains have knowledge of both inshore and offshore fishing, so you'll be sure to have an eventful time on your next adventure. The rate for your charter will include all fishing equipment, a USCG licensed captain and a fishing license.

West Marine

1440 Ben Sawyer Blvd #801
Mt Pleasant, SC 29464
843.881.2272

Marine Supply Store & Bait Shop. Specializing in boating accessories & parts, plus related apparel & fishing supplies.
Isle of Palms Marinas & Yacht Harbors

Isle of Palms Marina

50 41st Ave
Isle of Palms, SC 29451
843.886.0209

The Isle of Palms Marina is a full-service, 50-slip marina, with slips fully equipped to make your stay on South Carolina's coast enjoyable and comfortable. The marina has a double-wide public boat ramp, well-lit, secure floating docks, city water, complimentary wireless Internet, and private showers for transient boaters.

The Isle of Palms Marina is located just minutes from beautiful beaches, luxury oceanfront accommodations, award-winning golf courses in the Wild Dunes Resort, excellent shopping at the Mount Pleasant Towne Centre and Charleston's Historic District.

Latitude/Longitude:
Latitude-32? 48.318N
Longitude- 079? 45.541W
NOAA Chart: 11518

Isle of Palms Marina is located on the east side of the Intracoastal Waterway, northeast of Charleston at Mile 456.5 and south of ICW Marker 116. The minimum depth of water in the channel is reported to be nine feet and the minimum depth in the basin is ten feet as well.

The marina has floating docks with rubber protection guards. In addition, the marina has slips reserved for transients as well as 300 feet of face dock alongside the restaurant that can accommodate larger vessels. Reservations are accepted. Call VHF 16 and dock personnel will assign a slip and assist you with docking. The staff is on duty during daylight hours.

Boat Rentals at Isle of Palms Marina
A variety of 16' to 25' boats are available for rental at Isle of Palms Marina including dual consoles, center consoles, and deck boats. Our boats can accommodate up to ten (10) people and can be rented hourly or daily. Discounted rates are given for half day, full day, or multiple day rentals. All boats are equipped with all U.S. Coast Guard required and approved safety equipment, a VHF radio and local chart. No prior experience is necessary to rent a boat. Advance reservations are highly recommended.

Wild Dunes Yacht Harbor

40 41st Ave
Isle of Palms, South Carolina 29451
843.886.5100

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