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Whether you are planning a family-friendly fishing charter or a deep sea fishing adventure Surfside fishing charters will show you the best fishing spots.
Surfside fishing charters will put you on Mahi Mahi, King Mackerel, Sailfish, Wahoo, and many more.Show all fishing charters
Surfside waters give a unique inshore fishing experience all year round. From grassy shallows to numerous bays, there’s something for anglers of all tastes and budgets.
There are a plenty of options for your next fishing trip near Surfside. Local waters a playground for Mangrove Snapper, Cobia, Mutton Snapper, Tarpon, and many more.
Inshore fishing trips are very popular with families, couples, and small groups of friends.Show all inshore fishing charters
On average, the base price for a private 4-hour inshore fishing charter is $465 for 2 anglers. An extra person fee is $50. Fishing charters can accommodate 4-6 anglers depending on the size of the vessel.
$200 is the lowest price for a 2-hour inshore fishing trip in Surfside.
There are about 41 fishing guides in Surfside and nearby cities. It’s easy to find your next fishing outing in Surfside.Check rates & availability
The best time to go inshore fishing in Surfside are considered to be May, October and June.
Surfside is the perfect place to enjoy some of the best offshore fishing experiences. We have many charter companies to choose from, so you can find the perfect one for you.
Surfside fishing charters will help you to land Mahi Mahi, King Mackerel, Sailfish, Wahoo, 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 $770 for 2 people. An extra person fee is $50. Captains can take 4-6 anglers depending on the length of the boat.
The most affordable rates start at $595 for a 4-hour offshore fishing trip near Surfside.
You can find more than 29 fishing companies in Surfside and nearby cities. So you'll have a lot of options to book your next fishing trip.
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.Check rates & availability
May, October and June are the best months for offshore fishing near Surfside.
Getting kids on the water for a family-friendly fishing trip is a great way to spend your time in Surfside. Local Captains will educate you and your family on how to use the tackle and catch various fish species.
The beautiful inshore waters of Surfside allow for a great amount of fishing and fun. These waters generally remain calm even on windy days.
If you are planning a vacation to Surfside, take a quick 4-hour inshore fishing charter. It’s a short trip for a quick outing — perfect for kids because they will learn something new and won’t get tired.
On average, the price for a 4-hour family-friendly fishing trip is $436 for 2 guests. Add $50 for an extra angler. Fishing charters can accommodate 2-6 anglers depending on the size of the craft.Check rates & availability
Surfside waters have one of the most productive shark fisheries in the US. Surfside shark fishing charters are committed to providing you with an exciting fishing experience.
Some of the more common sharks you can catch include: Bull Shark, Blacktip Shark, Thresher Shark, Shortfin Mako 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. But don't worry about shark identification. Your Captain will assist you.
Sharks inhabit tropical to subtropical coastal, shelf, and inland waters. Shallows are a playground for juveniles, while deep waters are home to adult sharks.
Live or dead baits are great for shark fishing. Mullet, Ladyfish, Bonita, and Blue Runner would be the ideal bait for shark fishing. The type of bait depends on the shark species you want to catch.
$522 is the average base price for a private 4-hour shark fishing charter and 2 anglers. Add $50 for each additional guest. Fishing charters can accommodate up to 6 persons depending on the capacity of the boat.
You can find 13 fishing charters in Surfside and nearby cities. So you'll have a lot of options to book your next fishing trip.Check rates & availability
You can catch sharks all year round. The months of March and October could be considered as the best time for shark fishing in Surfside.
Tarpon are known as one of the world’s best fighting fish. Many local charters specialize in putting anglers on Tarpon. They will provide you with the best bait and show you all the productive spots.
Tarpon reside in shallows, bays, inshore waters, and even rivers. Shrimp, pinfish, mullet, and crabs would be the ideal fishing bait.
Note: Tarpon is exclusively a catch-and-release fishery. Tarpon over 40 inches must remain in the water. So be delicate with your catch, take a memorable photo, and let it go.
$580 is the average base price for a private 6-hour Tarpon fishing charter and 2 anglers. An extra person fee is $50.
In Surfside and nearby cities, there are about 15 fishing companies specialized in Tarpon fishing.Check rates & availability
Late spring and summer are the best seasons to go after Tarpon in Surfside waters. The ideal months are June, May, and April.
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 people on the vessel.
An offshore fishing charter has to have a federal permit 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 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 majority of the fishing charter deposits are refundable if you can cancel 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.
There are several boat ramps and marinas near Surfside. Most of the fishing charters launch from: