Flood Tide Charters

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Flood Tide Charters invites you to join the adventure on the inshore waters surrounding Mount Pleasant, South Carolina. The Captain is a knowledgeable angler, who will teach you how to reel in some impressive fish. You will get an opportunity to fish in the hottest spots in the region, admire the beautiful coastline, collect a lot of shells and sharks’ teeth, and create memories that will last forever.

Enjoy your trip with Flood Tide Charters aboard a 24-foot boat, which comes powered by a 300 HP Yamaha engine. Its navigational electronics include a GPS, a VHF radio, and a fish finder. The vessel is equipped with an anchoring system to make sure you stay rooted to the fishing grounds, downriggers, and a live bait tank. Up to six anglers are welcome on board.

Flood Tide Charters offers trips that vary from two to six hours. You can target Sharks in Charleston Harbor, walk the shell covered beach at Low Tide, looking for sharks’ teeth and other fossils, or dedicate your time on the water for catching various fish species. Flood Tide Charters are well equipped to catch Redfish, Flounder, Sheepshead, Tarpon, Spotted Seatrout, Spadefish, Bluefish, Jack Crevalle, Black Drum, and who knows what else!

Each fishing trip with Flood Tide Charters includes the licenses for you and your friends, as well as rods, reels, tackle, lures, and live bait. You can feel free to bring your own food and drinks with you if you want.

Experience one of the finest fisheries in North America with Flood Tide Charters!



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  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip - Inshore PM
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 12:30 PM
    $550
    up to 4 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    Fish the local rivers of Charleston SC, Charleston Harbor, Charleston Jetties, and backwater creeks. You will get an opportunity to catch Redfish, Trout, Flounder, Black Drum, Sheepshead or Sharks.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip - Inshore AM
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $550
    up to 4 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    Fish the local rivers of Charleston SC, Charleston Harbor, Charleston Jetties, and backwater creeks. You will get an opportunity to catch Redfish, Trout, Flounder, Black Drum, Sheepshead or Sharks.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip - Inshore AM
    In demand! Last booked: 1 day ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $350
    up to 3 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    This trip consists of fishing the local rivers of Charleston SC, Charleston Harbor, Charleston Jetties, and backwater creeks. Primarily targeting Redfish, Trout, Flounder, Black Drum, Sheepshead or Sharks.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip - Inshore PM
    In demand! Last booked: 2 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 12:30 PM
    $350
    up to 3 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    This trip consists of fishing the local rivers of Charleston SC, Charleston Harbor, Charleston Jetties, and backwater creeks. Primarily targeting Redfish, Trout, Flounder, Black Drum, Sheepshead or Sharks.
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About the Captain

Brian Garris
Charleston, South Carolina, United States
Angler's Choice
124 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
66 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since February 2017
Captain Brian Garris grew up in the Wando River, where he used to fish the waters of the Lowcounty from his father’s dock. Brian has gained a vast knowledge about the local waters, as well as of Charleston Harbor, Cooper River, and Intercostal Waterway, living on the water as a child. He is a U.S.C.G. certified 50 Ton Master Captain and is one of the founders of the East Cooper Fishing Club, an organization founded to help others become better fishermen while giving back to the local community.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Black Drum
Bluefish
Flounder
Jack Crevalle

Redfish
Shark (Bonnethead)
Sheepshead
Spadefish

Spotted Seatrout
Tarpon

Boat Specs

Ranger (Center console) originally built in 2008. Powered by a 300HP Yamaha engine.

Length
24 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Flats Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Fly Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Fishing License

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 3 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 30% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 30% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
Checks

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 0.5% fee.

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.90
out of 5 stars from 66 reviews
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
98%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
98%
Appropriate for children
97%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
95%
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Layne M.
Winder, GA
 5.00
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Had fun, caught fish

VERIFIED   NEW  November 18, 2019
Just like the title says - went out with my dad and brother for an afternoon 4 hour charter. Weather was a bit cold and windier...
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William A.
North Charleston, SC
 5.00
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Half day in shore fishing with Capt Brian

VERIFIED   June 15, 2019
The purpose of this charter was to provide my two four year old grandsons with a fun and memorable first fishing experience....
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Rob A.
Johns Island, SC
 5.00
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Good fishing, good tunes and good fun

VERIFIED   March 23, 2019
We booked a four-hour inshore fishing trip for four with Flood Tide Charters and had a fantastic time. Captain Brian Garris...
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Rebekah C.
Cayce, SC
 5.00
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Half day trip

VERIFIED   July 20, 2019
Literally the best idea ever! My little brother and boyfriends birthdays are 4 days apart so we did this trip as a double birthday...
Rebekah C. recommends Flood Tide Charters
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Lynne H.
Evansville, WI
 5.00
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Spring break 2019

VERIFIED   April 15, 2019
Traveled from Falling Waters WV to the Charleston area for a Spring break with my Granddaughters.  They wanted to fish...
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