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Coral Gables fishing charters have easy access to the salt marshes, grassy shallows, bays, nearshore reefs, and deep sea waters.
You can land Mahi Mahi, King Mackerel, Sailfish, Wahoo, and many more.Show all fishing charters
Coral Gables is popular with anglers, who come to explore the calm inshore waters. Bays, inlets, and shallow flats provide excellent fishing opportunities for a relaxing outing.
Depending on the season, you can catch Mangrove Snapper, Cobia, Mutton Snapper, Tarpon, and many more.
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. An extra angler fee is $50. Fishing charters can accommodate 2-6 anglers depending on the size of the craft.
$200 is the lowest price for a 2-hour inshore fishing trip in Coral Gables.
There are about 41 fishing guides in Coral Gables and nearby cities. So you'll have a variety of options for your next fishing adventure.Check rates & availability
May, October and June are the best months for inshore fishing near Coral Gables.
Coral Gables is a great starting point for offshore trips. There are a number of fishing opportunities at its doorstep, making it a true fishing paradise.
There are a lot of options for your next fishing trip near Coral Gables. These waters a home to Mahi Mahi, King Mackerel, Sailfish, Wahoo, 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
On average, the base price for a private 4-hour offshore fishing charter is $682 for 2 anglers. An extra person fee is $50. Fishing charters can accommodate 2-6 anglers depending on the size of the craft.
The cheapest 4-hour offshore fishing trip in Coral Gables found on our platform costs $350 for 2 anglers.
You can find more than 29 fishing charters in Coral Gables and nearby cities. You will have a variety of choices for your next fishing getaway.
Tip: It’s better to take a 6-hour or 8-hour offshore fishing trip for the best fishing experience. Offshore fishing spots are away from the coast, so you will need some time to get there.
Standard tips are 15-20% of the price you paid for your charter if the crew did a good job.Check rates & availability
May, October and June are the best months for offshore fishing near Coral Gables.
Coral Gables family-friendly fishing charters specialize in trips for anglers of all ages. Your children will learn the best fishing techniques and catch various types of fish.
Inland waters include creeks, flats, harbors, and small bays. These waters offer consistent fishing even on windy days.
Take a short half-day inshore fishing trip. Your children will learn more about fish and won’t feel exhausted after a quick adventure.
$436 is the average base price for a private 4-hour family-friendly fishing charter and 2 anglers. An extra person fee is $50. Fishing charters can accommodate 4-6 anglers depending on the size of the vessel.Check rates & availability
A steady flow of warm water makes Coral Gables an attractive destination for shark fishing. Coral Gables shark fishing charters provide safe and fun adventures for anglers looking to try their hands at shark fishing.
Coral Gables shark fishing charters can help you reel in Bull Shark, Blacktip Shark, Thresher Shark, Shortfin Mako Shark, and many more.
Note: not all shark species can be caught or landed in Florida. Some species are considered prohibited. These sharks have to be released. Fishing charter Captains will help you with shark identification.
Good shark fishing is along the coral or the sandy bottoms, river mouths, bays, and offshore waters. Shallows are a playground for juveniles, while deep waters are home to adult sharks.
Live or dead baits are great for shark fishing. Live bait for shark fishing consists of Ladyfish, Mullet, Little Tunny, and Blue Runner. Usually, fishing charters prepare it in advance.
On average, the base price for a private 4-hour shark fishing charter is $522 for 2 anglers. Add $50 for each additional guest. Fishing charters can accommodate up to 6 persons depending on the capacity of the boat.
In Coral Gables and nearby cities, there are about 13 shark fishing charters. You will have plenty of choices to find your next fishing outing.Check rates & availability
Sharks are active all year round. March through October is the best time for shark fishing in Coral Gables.
Tarpon is a game fish that attracts anglers from all over the world. Local fishing charters specialize in Tarpon fishing. They will show you the best spots and fishing methods.
Tarpon live in bays, lagoons, and even rivers. Shrimp, pinfish, mullet, and crabs would be the ideal fishing bait.
Note: You won’t be able to land your catch because Tarpon is a catch-and-release-only fishery. And keep in mind that Tarpon over 40 inches must remain in the water. So be careful with a fish, take a few photos, and release your catch.
On average, the base price for a 6-hour Tarpon fishing charter is $580 for 2 anglers. Add $50 for each additional guest.
You can find 15 fishing charters in Coral Gables and nearby cities.Check rates & availability
The best seasons for Tarpon fishing in Coral Gables are spring and summer. June, May, and April are the best months.
Most trips are all-inclusive. Captains provide all the necessary fishing equipment, bait, and cooler with ice. Usually, Captains clean anything that you catch.
The trip price includes a saltwater fishing license. This license covers all the people 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 majority of the fishing charter deposits are refundable if you can cancel before the cancellation deadline. The average free cancellation deadline is 2-14 days before the trip date. Keep in mind that some of the bookings could be non-refundable.
There are several boat ramps and marinas near Coral Gables. Most of the fishing charters launch from: