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Whether you are planning an inshore fishing trip or a reef fishing, you’ll easily find a fishing charter in Cinco Bayou.
Red Snapper, King Mackerel, Amberjack, Cobia, and Redfish can be your next trophy.Show all fishing charters
Cinco Bayou is famous for its inshore fishing grounds. Bays, inlets, and shallow flats provide excellent fishing opportunities for an experience of a lifetime.
Cobia, Redfish, Spanish Mackerel, Gag Grouper, and Cobia can be your next catch.
Inshore fishing trips are good for families with kids, couples, and small groups of friends.Show all inshore fishing charters
$436 is the average base price for a private 4-hour inshore fishing charter and 2 anglers. Add $50 for an each additional person. Fishing charters can accommodate 2-6 anglers depending on the size of the craft.
The cheapest rates start at $200 for a 2-hour inshore fishing trip near Cinco Bayou.
In Cinco Bayou and nearby cities, there are more than 41 inshore fishing charters. It’s easy to find your next fishing outing in Cinco Bayou.Check rates & availability
September, August and July are the best months for inshore fishing near Cinco Bayou.
Cinco Bayou is the perfect place to enjoy some of the best offshore fishing experiences. We have many charter companies to choose from, so you can find the perfect one for you.
There are a plenty of options for your next fishing trip near Cinco Bayou. Local waters a playground for Red Snapper, King Mackerel, Amberjack, Cobia, and many more.
Offshore fishing trips are good for experienced anglers, groups for friends, and those who want to reel in a bigger catch. Be ready to travel into the federal waters miles off the coast.Show all offshore fishing charters
$682 is the average base price for a private 4-hour offshore fishing charter and 2 anglers. An extra angler fee is $50. Fishing charters can accommodate 4-6 anglers depending on the size of the vessel.
The most affordable 4-hour offshore fishing trip in Cinco Bayou costs $350 for 2 anglers.
You can find more than 29 fishing charters in Cinco Bayou and nearby cities. So you'll have a lot of options to book your next fishing trip.
Keep in mind that it takes time to get to the best offshore fishing spots. It’s better to take a 6-hour offshore fishing trip if you want more fishing action.
The average tips are 15-20% of the total fishing charter price.Check rates & availability
September, August and July will be your next best months for offshore fishing in Cinco Bayou.
Cinco Bayou family fishing charters allow families to have a fantastic fishing experience on a budget. Your children will learn the best fishing techniques and catch various types of fish.
If you choose to be away from the rough seas and stay close to the shore, inshore fishing could be your next choice. Inshore waters offer consistent year-round fishing through seasonal changes.
A half-day inshore fishing trip is a perfect trip for a family. This short trip is perfect for kids because they will learn something new and won’t get tired.
$436 is the average price for a 4-hour family-friendly fishing trip and 2 guests. Add $50 for an extra angler. Captains can take 4-6 anglers depending on the length of the boat.Check rates & availability
A wide variety of sharks are found in the waters near Cinco Bayou, making it a perfect destination for anglers who want to catch game fish. Cinco Bayou shark fishing charters have vast experience in targeting different shark species.
You can have a relaxing fishing adventure and a chance to target Blacktip Shark, Bull Shark, Shortfin Mako Shark, Nurse Shark, and many more.
Note: you can keep certain Florida shark species, but most sharks are off-limits for harvesting. These sharks have to be released. But don't worry about shark identification. Your Captain will assist you.
Sharks are known to inhabit shallows, reefs, shipwrecks, sandy bottoms, and even deep sea waters. Shallows are a playground for juveniles, while deep waters are home to adult sharks.
Sharks will eat almost any live bait. The perfect live or dead bait for targeting sharks could be Mullet, Little Tunny, Landyfish, or Blue Runner. Fishing charters prepare the bait depending on what shark species you want to catch.
On average, the base price for a private 4-hour shark fishing charter is $522 for 2 anglers. Add $50 for an extra angler. Fishing charters can accommodate 4-6 anglers depending on the size of the vessel.
There are about 13 fishing guides in Cinco Bayou and nearby cities. It’s easy to find your next fishing trip in Cinco Bayou.Check rates & availability
You can target sharks all year round. March-October tends to be the best time to catch sharks in Cinco Bayou.
Cinco Bayou is a great destination for Tarpon fishing. You should have a very good chance at catching Tarpon by hiring one of the local guides. They will show you all the productive spots and fishing methods.
Tarpon can be found in inshore waters, sallows, and bays. It loves mullet, crab, and pinfish.
Note: Tarpon are a catch-and-release-only species. If you catch a Tarpon over 40 inches, avoid removing it from the water. So take a photo of a lifetime, measure your trophy, and let it go.
On average, the price for a 6-hour Tarpon fishing trip is $580 for 2 guests. Add $50 for each additional person.
We found 15 fishing companies specialized in Tarpon fishing in Cinco Bayou and nearby cities.Check rates & availability
Late spring and summer are the best seasons to go after Tarpon in Cinco Bayou waters. September, August, and July are the best months.
Most trips are all-inclusive. Captains provide rods, reels, tackle, bait, and a cooler with ice. Usually, Captains clean anything that you catch.
The trip price includes a saltwater fishing license. This license covers all the anglers on the vessel.
A Fishing charter has to have a federal permit if you are planning to fish in the federal waters.
Depending on the weather, Captains recommend bringing sunscreen, polarized sunglasses, long sleeve shirt, hat, windbreaker, waterproof jacket, waterproof pans, appropriate non-skid footwear, gloves, your medicines, bug bite cream, sanitizer, drinks, and snacks.
Bring your freshwater license if you are planning to fish in the freshwater.
Some Captains don’t recommend bringing spray sunscreen, liquor, weapons, fireworks, and inappropriate footwear.
You can book a trip with a 10-20% deposit.
The remaining balance has to be paid directly to the Captain on the day of your trip or upon arrival.
The deposit could be refunded if you cancel the trip before the cancellation deadline. It's usually within 2-14 days of your trip date. Keep in mind that some of the bookings could be non-refundable.
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