Whether you are looking for a fly fishing trip or a nearshore fishing adventure, St. Augustine Shores fishing will give you an experience of a lifetime.
You can reel_in 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 St. Augustine Shores and nearby cities
- Best months for fishing June, September and July
Inshore fishing charters in St. Augustine Shores
Inshore fishing is one of St. Augustine Shores's key attractions.
Bays, intels, and shallow flats provide excellent fishing opportunities for a great trip.
Anglers favorite St. Augustine Shores for its backcountry rivers, bays, and shallow flats.
There are a variety of options for your next fishing trip near St. Augustine Shores. These waters are filled with Redfish, Southern Flounder, Cobia, King Mackerel, and many more.
Inshore fishing trips are very popular with families, 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 St. Augustine Shores found on our platform.
You can find 190 fishing charters in St. Augustine Shores and nearby cities.
It’s easy to book your next fishing retreat in St. Augustine Shores.
Best time for inshore fishing
The best months for inshore fishing near St. Augustine Shores are June, September and July.
Popular inshore fish species
- Southern Flounder
What is included in the price?
Most trips are all-inclusive.
Captains provide everything you need for a fishing trip: tackle, rods, reels, bait, and a cooler with ice.
Usually, Captains clean the catch for free.
A Saltwater fishing license is included in the price.
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.
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 St. Augustine Shores
Fishing charters launch from marinas or public boat ramps. Popular meeting points near St. Augustine Shores are:
- Vilano Boat Ramp, 101 Vilano Causeway, St. Augustine, FL 32084
- Lighthouse Park Boat Ramp, 446 Ocean Vista Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32080
- Palm Valley Boat Ramp, 383 S Roscoe Blvd, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082