Fruit Cove fishing charters have unique access to inshore and offshore fishing grounds.
Fruit Cove fishing charters will put you on Redfish, Southern Flounder, Cobia, King Mackerel, and many more.
Good to Know
- Average inshore price $436 for 4-hour trip / 2 anglers
- Average offshore price $682 for 4-hour trip / 2 anglers
- Number of fishing charters 103 in Fruit Cove and nearby cities
- Best months for fishing June, September and July
Inshore fishing charters in Fruit Cove
Fruit Cove inshore fishing charters offer easy access to some of the best fishing grounds.
From backcountry fishing to the night Snook fishing trips, there’s something for anglers of all tastes and all ages.
Anglers favorite Fruit Cove for its backcountry rivers, bays, and shallow flats.
Local fishing charters can help you reel in Redfish, Southern Flounder, Cobia, King Mackerel, and many more.
Inshore fishing trips are good for families with kids, couples, and small groups of friends.
Inshore fishing trip prices
$436 is the average base price for a private 4-hour inshore fishing charter and 2 anglers.
Add $50 for an extra angler.
Captains can take 4-6 anglers depending on the length of the boat.
$200 is the lowest price for a 2-hour inshore fishing trip in Fruit Cove found on our platform.
In Fruit Cove and nearby cities, there are about 190 inshore fishing charters.
It’s easy to book your next fishing break in Fruit Cove.
Best time for inshore fishing
June, September and July are the best months for inshore fishing near Fruit Cove.
Popular inshore fish species
- Southern Flounder
What is included in the price?
Most trips are all-inclusive.
Captains provide rods, reels, tackle, bait, and a cooler with ice.
Usually, catch cleaning is free of charge.
A Saltwater fishing license is included in the price.
This license covers all the anglers on the vessel.
An offshore fishing charter has to have a federal permit to fish in the federal waters.
What to bring on a fishing charter trip
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.
How to book a fishing charter trip
You can make a reservation with a 10-30% 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.
Boat ramps and marinas near Fruit Cove
Fishing charters launch from marinas or public boat ramps. Popular meeting points near Fruit Cove are:
- Palm Valley Boat Ramp, 383 S Roscoe Blvd, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
- Vilano Boat Ramp, 101 Vilano Causeway, St. Augustine, FL 32084
- Mayport Boat Ramp, 4870 Ocean St, Jacksonville, FL 32233