FishZilla Fishing Charters

Make family memories to last a lifetime with FishZilla Fishing Charters! Murrel’s Inlet is home to stellar inshore and nearshore fishing and Captain Jason Burton knows all the best spots. He runs several charters in the area under MIFC Fishing Charters, which has been voted "Best in Grand Stand" for 3 years running!

Your ride for the day is brand new 25’ Key West center console, powered by an impressive Yamaha 300 HP engine. You’ll waste no time getting to all the best spots with this beauty! She’s also got a portable toilet on board, so you won’t have to make too many stops. The T-top will keep you in the shade and the live well and icebox are sure to keep that bait and catch fresh.

You’ll be going after a variety of tasty and fun to catch fish including Redfish, Flounder, and Sheepshead. You’ll come across some larger targets, including Cobia and Kingfish, as well. Tried and true spinning and jigging are king on Capt. Jason’s charters and your angling skills are sure to be put to the test.

Fishing gear for up to 6 anglers is provided, and beginners and pros alike are welcome aboard. Capt. Jason is also happy to clean and fillet any catch you choose to take home. All you’ll want to bring are snacks, drinks, and some good company!

Go home with both tasty fish to eat and an experience you’ll remember forever with FishZilla Fishing Charters!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    All Day 8 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $950
    Spend a productive day on the water on this 8 hour fishing adventure! Explore the backwaters and hook Redfish, Trout, Flounder and Black Drum. Weather permitting, head to reefs in search of larger targets including Kingfish ,Spanish Mackerel , Cobia and a few others. On the right day, you could also find yourself battling it out with a Shark on the other end of your line! No need to worry about fishing gear – that's all taken care of, just pack snacks and drinks to keep you going.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $495
    Spend a productive morning on the water on this 4-hour fishing adventure! Explore the backwaters and hook Redfish, Trout, and Flounder to stock the cooler with. Weather permitting, head to reefs in search of larger targets including Kingfish and Spanish Mackerel. On the right day, you could also find yourself battling it out with a Shark on the other end of your line! No need to worry about fishing gear – that's all taken care of, just pack snacks and drinks to keep you going.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 12:30 PM
    $495
    Explore the productive waters in Murrell's Inlet on this 4-hour fishing adventure! Head to the backwaters and stock those coolers with tasty Redfish, Trout, and Flounder. Check out the reefs to target Kingfish, Spanish Mackerel, and possibly Sharks! Pack ample snacks and drinks to keep you going and don't worry about fishing gear – that's all taken care of.
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About the Captain

Jason Burton
Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, United States
3 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
311 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

Black Drum Black Drum
Bluefish Bluefish
Cobia Cobia
Flounder Flounder

King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Redfish Redfish
Sheepshead Sheepshead
Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel

Spotted Seatrout Spotted Seatrout
Weakfish Weakfish

Boat Specs

Key West (Center console) originally built in 2020. Powered by a 300HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

Length
25 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box

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 agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
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

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Friendly captain
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Appropriate for children
95%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
74%
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Nice trip

VERIFIED   NEW  2 Person Special (PM) on April 19, 2021
Nick, fishing was tough due to tides but the captain fished like he a local and took us to all the fishing hot spots. We worked...
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Mount Selman, TX
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Fishing with Jason

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip (AM) on May 5, 2021
We had a hard day of fishing but we were fishing in 26 mph wind. He got us on fish and we had a great time. Tough day, great...
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Fish trip

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip (PM) on April 20, 2021
Very nice fishing trip thanks for Captain Mike for let my wife drowned a lot of shrimp we did catch some nice trout will book...
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Half day afternoon

VERIFIED   2 Person Special (PM) on April 9, 2021
Captain Jason was great with the season change he put me and my brother on fish. He was really patient with us and it was educational...
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March fishing trip

VERIFIED   2 Person Special (AM) on March 9, 2021
Best time ever! We had a wonderful morning with Captain Nick and Colin. We had never been on a fishing charter and now we can’t...
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FAQs about FishZilla Fishing Charters

FishZilla Fishing Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $495 per group, additional $75 per person after 4 guests - Half Day Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • $495 per group, additional $75 per person after 4 guests - Half Day Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • $950 per group, additional $75 per person after 4 guests - All Day 8 Hour Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with FishZilla Fishing Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet (Portable )
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with FishZilla Fishing Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Fishing License

FishZilla Fishing Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

FishZilla Fishing Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging

Top targeted fish species with FishZilla Fishing Charters include:
  • Black Drum
  • Bluefish
  • Cobia
  • Flounder
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Redfish
  • Sheepshead
  • Spanish Mackerel
  • Spotted Seatrout
  • Weakfish