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Fishing charters in Resota Beach, FL

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Whether you are looking for a calm inshore fishing or a deep sea fishing adventure, Resota Beach fishing options are only a click away.

Resota Beach fishing charters target variety of fish including species like Red Snapper, King Mackerel, Amberjack, Cobia, and many more.

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Inshore fishing charters in Resota Beach

Resota Beach inshore fishing charters offer easy access to some of the best fishing grounds. Bays, inlets, and shallow flats provide excellent fishing opportunities for a relaxing outing.

You can reel_in Cobia, Redfish, Spanish Mackerel, Gag Grouper, and many more.

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 take 4-6 persons depending on the length of the craft.

The cheapest rates start at $200 for a 2-hour inshore fishing trip near Resota Beach.

You can find 41 fishing charters in Resota Beach and nearby cities. So you'll have a lot of options to book your next fishing trip.

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Best time for inshore fishing

The best time to go inshore fishing in Resota Beach are considered to be September, August and July.

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Offshore fishing charters in Resota Beach

If you’re looking for a offshore fishing adventures, you’ll find that there are some excellent fishing opportunities 15-50 miles offshore. Resota Beach offshore fishing charters can take you there for a whole day.

There are a lot of options for your next fishing trip near Resota Beach. These waters a home to 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 angler fee is $50. Fishing charters can accommodate 4-6 anglers depending on the size of the vessel.

The cheapest rates start at $350 for a 4-hour offshore fishing trip near Resota Beach.

There are about 29 fishing guides in Resota Beach and nearby cities. So you'll have plenty of options to find your next fishing break.

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.

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Best time for offshore fishing

September, August and July are the best months for offshore fishing near Resota Beach.

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Family-friendly fishing charters in Resota Beach

Resota Beach family-friendly fishing trips are great for beginners, kids, and families. Your children will learn the best fishing techniques and catch various types of fish.

The beautiful inshore waters of Resota Beach allow for a great amount of fishing and fun. Because of the shallower depths, the calm inland waters are great for family fishing.

Family-friendly fishing trip prices

A family-friendly 4-hour fishing trip could be a perfect choice for a group with kids. This trip is ideal for families. Your kids will learn about species of fish and won’t get tired.

On average, the price for a 4-hour family-friendly fishing trip is $436 for 2 guests. An extra guest fee is $50. Captains can take 4-6 anglers depending on the length of the boat.

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Shark fishing charters in Resota Beach

Sharks are one of the most famous game fish in the waters of Resota Beach. Hiring a Resota Beach shark fishing charter is an excellent idea if you want to target famous ocean predators.

Resota Beach is home to many different shark species: 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 inhabit offshore and inshore waters, from mangrove swamps to reef dropoffs. Pups and juveniles occur in shallow waters, while larger sharks can be found in offshore waters.

Fresh bait is used for shark fishing. Mullet, Ladyfish, Bonita, and Blue Runner would be the ideal bait for shark fishing. Usually, fishing charter Captains prepare the bait depending on the season and targeted shark species.

Shark fishing trip prices

$522 is the average price for a 4-hour shark fishing trip and 2 guests. Add $50 for each additional guest. Captains can take 4-6 persons depending on the length of the craft.

You can find more than 13 fishing companies in Resota Beach and nearby cities. It’s easy to find your next fishing getaway in Resota Beach.

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Best time for shark fishing in Resota Beach

Sharks are active all year round. The best months for targeting sharks in Resota Beach are from March through October.

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Tarpon fishing charters in Resota Beach

Tarpon is one of the most desired trophy fish in Resota Beach. Local guides are experienced in Tarpon fishing. They are ready to share the best fishing practices with all the customers on their charter.

Tarpon live in bays, lagoons, and even rivers. It loves mullet, crab, and pinfish.

Note: Tarpon are a catch-and-release-only species. It is illegal to lift Tarpon out of the water if its length is greater than 40 inches. So be very delicate with your catch and release it as quickly as possible.

Tarpon fishing rates

$580 is the average price for a 6-hour Tarpon fishing trip and 2 guests. An extra angler fee is $50.

We found 15 fishing companies specialized in Tarpon fishing in Resota Beach.

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Best time for Tarpon fishing in Resota Beach

Tarpon season starts in late spring and lasts until the end of summer. The ideal months are September, August, and July.

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FAQ

What is included in the price?

Most trips are all-inclusive. Captains provide rods, reels, tackle, bait, and a cooler with ice. Usually, Captains clean the catch for free.

Captains provide a saltwater fishing license. It covers all the people 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 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. On average, a 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 Resota Beach?

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