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Fishing charters in Parker, FL

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Whether you are looking for a family getaway or an offshore fishing adventure, Parker fishing charters will put you in the best spots.

Local fishing charters can help you reel in Red Snapper, King Mackerel, Amberjack, Cobia, and many more.

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Inshore fishing charters in Parker

Parker inshore fishing charters offer easy access to some of the best fishing grounds. Bays, inlets, and shallow flats provide excellent fishing opportunities for a great trip.

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.

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Inshore fishing trip prices

On average, the price for a 4-hour inshore fishing trip is $436 for 2 people. Add $50 for an each additional person. Captains can accommodate 4-6 persons depending on the capacity of the vessel.

The most affordable 2-hour inshore fishing trip in Parker costs $200 for 2 anglers.

There are more than 41 fishing companies in Parker and nearby cities. It’s easy to book your next fishing break in Parker.

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Best time for inshore fishing

September, August and July will be your next best months for inshore fishing in Parker.

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Offshore fishing charters in Parker

Nothing beats fishing in the open water. Parker offshore fishing charters have unique access to nearshore and offshore fishing grounds.

You can land 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.

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Offshore fishing trip prices

$682 is the average price for a 4-hour offshore fishing trip and 2 people. An extra person fee is $50. Captains can take 4-6 anglers depending on the length of the boat.

$350 is the lowest price for a 4-hour offshore fishing trip in Parker.

There are more than 29 fishing companies in Parker and nearby cities. You will have a lot of choices to book your next fishing retreat.

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.

The average tips are 15-20% of the total fishing charter price.

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Best time for offshore fishing

The best months for offshore fishing near Parker are September, August and July.

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Family-friendly fishing charters in Parker

Getting kids on the water for a family-friendly fishing trip is a great way to spend your time in Parker. Your family can learn various fishing techniques and catch different species of fish.

Inshore fishing takes place in calm waters like bays and creeks. These waters generally remain calm even on windy days.

Family-friendly fishing trip prices

A 4-hour fishing charter trip could be an ideal choice for a family with kids. Your children will learn more about fish and won’t feel exhausted after a quick adventure.

$436 is the average price for a 4-hour family-friendly fishing trip and 2 guests. An extra guest fee is $50. Fishing charters can accommodate 4-6 anglers depending on the size of the vessel.

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Shark fishing charters in Parker

A wide variety of sharks are found in the waters near Parker, making it a perfect destination for anglers who want to catch game fish. If you want to target these famous ocean predators, then hire a Parker shark fishing charter.

Depending on the season, Parker shark fishing charters will help you to target Blacktip Shark, Bull Shark, Shortfin Mako Shark, Nurse 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.

Sharks inhabit inshore, nearshore, and offshore waters. Depending on the size, sharks could be found from the shallow grounds to the offshore waters.

Sharks are caught using live bait. Mullet, Ladyfish, Bonita, and Blue Runner would be the ideal bait for shark fishing. Fishing charters prepare the best bait depending on the targeted shark species.

Shark fishing trip prices

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 about 13 fishing guides in Parker and nearby cities. It’s easy to find your next fishing outing in Parker.

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Best time for shark fishing in Parker

Most of the non-prohibited shark species can be caught any time of the year. The best months for shark fishing in Parker are March through October.

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Tarpon fishing charters in Parker

Tarpon is one of the most desired trophy fish in Parker. Local guides specialize in putting anglers on the best Tarpon spots. They will provide you with the best bait and show you all the productive spots.

Tarpon inhabit inshore waters and even rivers. You can catch it on live bait with crabs, pinfish, or mullet.

Note: The best practice is never to bring your catch in the boat because Tarpon is a catch-and-release-only fishery. Also, you can’t lift a 40+ inch Tarpon out of the water. So be careful with your catch, take a quick photo, and let it go.

Tarpon fishing rates

On average, the base price for a 6-hour Tarpon fishing charter is $580 for 2 anglers. Add $50 for each additional guest.

There are 15 fishing guides in Parker and nearby cities.

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Best time for Tarpon fishing in Parker

The best seasons for Tarpon fishing in Parker are spring and summer. September, August, and July are the ideal months.

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FAQ

What is included in the price?

Most trips are all-inclusive. You will have everything you need for a fishing trip: rods, reels, tackle, lures, and cooler with ice. Usually, Captains clean the catch with no additional payments.

A Saltwater fishing license is included in the price. It covers all the anglers on the boat.

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 reserve a trip 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. 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.

What are the closest boat ramps and marinas to Parker?

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