Wild Thang Fishing Charters

47 reviews
In demand!

If you’re looking for the most versatile and exciting Murrells Inlet and Myrtle Beach area fishing experience, look no further! Wild Thang Fishing Charters offers something for everyone, whether it’s Grand Strand offshore action for big game lovers or family-friendly inlet and nearshore fishing for big Trout and monster Redfish.

Captain Jason Burton takes great pride in his charters being family-oriented and providing his customers with fun fishing trips for all ages and skill levels.

His boat is a 25’ Sea Hunt center console that can cater to up to 6 anglers. Fully overhauled in 2018, it features the latest and the best in marine electronics and safety gear, a 250 HP Yamaha engine, a restroom, a live bait tank, an ice-box, and even a sound system.

Depending on the package you choose, you’ll have a chance at reeling in Spanish and King Mackerel, Cobia, Shark, Black Seabass, Sheepshead, Spadefish, Speckled Trout, Redfish, Flounder, and more. When fishing inshore, your weapon of choice will be light tackle, while heavier gear is reserved for offshore fishing.

The charter will cover the use of top-tier fishing gear, live bait, lures, and fishing licenses. Catch cleaning and filleting is also complimentary.

All you have to do is book a trip with Wild Thang Fishing Charters and get ready for some amazing fishing!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $950
    price breakdown
    $950
    This 8-hour trip will give you enough time to fish multiple hot spots and maximize your chances at reeling in the catch of your dreams. You could be fishing the nearshore reefs up to 15 miles from the coast or exploring the waters of the estuary. Depending on the bite and your preferences, you'll have a chance at landing Spanish and King Mackerel, Cobia, Shark, Black Seabass, Sheepshead, Spadefish, Speckled Trout, Redfish, Flounder, and more.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 4 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $495
    price breakdown
    $495
    This morning trip is perfect for families and will give you a chance to reel in some amazing species while having fun in the sun. You'll be fishing for Sheepshead, Redfish, Flounder, Spadefish, Speckled Trout, and many others.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 12:30 PM
    $495
    price breakdown
    $495
    If you're not a morning person, this is the trip for you! The captain will do everything he can to put you on the likes of Sheepshead, Spadefish, Speckled Trout, Redfish, Flounder, and whatever else you may encounter in these bountiful waters.
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About the Captain

Jason Burton
Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, United States
Angler's Choice
3 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
229 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since February 2018
Captain Jason Burton is a true local, born and raised in Murrells Inlet, with over two decades of experience fishing the waters of South Carolina. His great talent for fishing has allowed him to place and start winning tournaments at the age of 15. His over-the-top personality has landed him on numerous TV shows and fishing magazines, such as "Reeling up the Coast with Capt. E." His number one goal is for his customers to have a great time fishing and he'll work very hard to make sure that comes true!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Cobia Cobia
Flounder Flounder
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Redfish Redfish

Shark (Blacktip) Shark (Blacktip)
Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel
Speckled Trout Speckled Trout

Boat Specs

Sea Hunt (Center console) originally built in 2008, and restored in 2018. Powered by a 250HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots.

Length
25 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing
Kite Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System

Trip Includes

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

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

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 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% 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

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3.5% fee.

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.84
out of 5 stars from 47 reviews
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Half day trip with Captain Jimmy!
Half day trip with Captain Jimmy!
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
93%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
98%
Appropriate for children
98%
Satisfied with the boat
98%
Catch intended fish
76%
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Stacy B.
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
 5.00
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Half day trip with Captain Jimmy!

VERIFIED   NEW  October 12, 2020
We had such a phenomenal time on our fishing trip! We didn’t know what to expect as this was our first, but we caught way...
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Scott M.
Inman, SC
 5.00
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Afternoon trip with Captain Nick on the “Carolina Girl”

VERIFIED   NEW  October 8, 2020
Beautiful sunny day, flat ocean. Hooked and caught our first King Mackerel within two minutes of getting the lines in the water. ...
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Joseph S.
Winder, GA
 5.00
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Took a half a day trip!

VERIFIED   November 28, 2019
This guy was great! Very friendly had nice equipment for us to use and very knowledge of the areas we were fishing. I’m an...
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Ronnie G.
Greenville, SC
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Had a 7:30 am trip planned, he called me personally to let me know he had an opening that afternoon if we wanted to change...
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Mike D.
Sanford, NC
 5.00
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Fun family Half day pm trip with Capt. Jason

VERIFIED   June 22, 2020
We had a great afternoon of fishing. No keepers but, everyone caught fish and tried multiple methods and locations. Capt. Jason...
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