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Indian River Estates fishing charters have easy access to the salt marshes, grassy shallows, bays, nearshore reefs, and deep sea waters.
You can land Snook, Mangrove Snapper, King Mackerel, Mahi Mahi, and many more.Show all fishing charters
Indian River Estates is popular with anglers, who come to explore the calm inshore waters. From the exciting Tarpon fishing to the night Snook fishing trips, there’s something for anglers of all tastes and all ages.
You can reel_in Snook, Mangrove Snapper, Cobia, Redfish, and many more.
Inshore fishing trips are very popular with families, couples, and small groups of friends.Show all inshore fishing charters
$436 is the average price for a 4-hour inshore fishing trip and 2 people. An extra person fee is $50. Captains can accommodate 4-6 persons depending on the capacity of the vessel.
The most affordable 2-hour inshore fishing trip in Indian River Estates costs $200 for 2 anglers.
You can find more than 41 fishing companies in Indian River Estates and nearby cities. So you'll have a lot of options to book your next fishing trip.Check rates & availability
The best time to go inshore fishing in Indian River Estates are considered to be November, October and April.
Nothing beats fishing in the open water. Indian River Estates offshore fishing charters have unique access to nearshore and offshore fishing grounds.
There are a plenty of options for your next fishing trip near Indian River Estates. Local waters a playground for King Mackerel, Mahi Mahi, Cobia, Sailfish, 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 price for a 4-hour offshore fishing trip is $682 for 2 people. Add $50 for an extra angler. Fishing charters can accommodate 4-6 anglers depending on the size of the vessel.
The most affordable rates start at $350 for a 4-hour offshore fishing trip near Indian River Estates.
You can find about 29 fishing charters in Indian River Estates and nearby cities. It’s easy to book your next fishing break in Indian River Estates.
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
The best time to go offshore fishing in Indian River Estates are considered to be November, October and April.
Indian River Estates family-friendly fishing charters offer a great opportunity to bring your family together and have a fun fishing trip. Local Captains know a lot about the species of fish you will be targeting. They can answer your questions about fishing and show you various fishing techniques.
In-shore fishing refers to inland waters like creeks, flats, and small bays. When you’re fishing inshore, you’ll usually be within a few miles of the coast.
Take a quick 4-hour inshore fishing trip. Your children will learn more about fish and won’t feel exhausted after a quick adventure.
On average, the price for a 4-hour family-friendly fishing trip is $436 for 2 guests. Add $50 for each additional guest. Captains can take 4-6 persons depending on the length of the craft.Check rates & availability
Sharks are one of the most famous game fish in the waters of Indian River Estates. Indian River Estates shark fishing charters are experienced in targeting various species of sharks.
You can have an amazing fishing outing and a chance to catch Blacktip Shark, Bull Shark, Nurse Shark, Bonnethead Shark, and many more.
Note: some shark species are considered prohibited in Florida and cannot be kept as a trophy. These sharks have to be released. Fishing charter Captains will help you with shark identification.
Sharks are known to inhabit shallows, reefs, shipwrecks, sandy bottoms, and even deep sea waters. Depending on the size, sharks could be found from the shallow grounds to the offshore waters.
Live or dead baits are great for shark fishing. Preferred live baits for shark fishing could be Blue Runner, Mullet, Bonita, or Ladyfish. Fishing charter will prepare the correct bait for your shark fishing trip.
On average, the price for a 4-hour shark fishing trip is $522 for 2 guests. Add $50 for each additional person. Fishing charters can accommodate 2-6 anglers depending on the size of the craft.
There are more than 13 fishing companies in Indian River Estates and nearby cities. It’s easy to find your next fishing getaway in Indian River Estates.Check rates & availability
You can catch sharks all year round. March-October can be an optimal time for shark fishing in Indian River Estates.
Tarpon fishing is the most exciting fishing trip you can have in Indian River Estates. Local fishing guides can help you to target Tarpon. They are ready to share productive spots and methods with their clients.
Tarpon can be found in inshore waters, sallows, and bays. The go-to bait for Tarpon fishing would be shrimps, pinfish, mullet, and crabs.
Note: The best practice is never to bring your catch in the boat because Tarpon is a catch-and-release-only fishery. You can’t lift Tarpon out of the water if its length is over 40 inches. So be careful with your trophy, take a few photos, and let it go.
$580 is the average base price for a private 6-hour Tarpon fishing charter and 2 anglers. An extra angler fee is $50.
In Indian River Estates and nearby cities, there are around 15 fishing guides specialized in Tarpon fishing.Check rates & availability
Late spring and summer are the best seasons to go after Tarpon in Indian River Estates waters. The peak months for Tarpon fishing are September, August, and July.
Most trips are all-inclusive. Captains provide all the necessary fishing equipment, bait, and cooler with ice. Usually, catch cleaning is free of charge.
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 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 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.
Fishing charters launch from marinas or public boat ramps. Popular meeting points near Indian River Estates are: