On the backwaters by South Carolina’s coast, you can experience some superb inshore and nearshore fishing. Captain Adam Goodwin, a born and raised local, has been fishing in these waters for over 30 years. A stalwart fisherman, he’s your go-to man for all things fishing in this neck of the woods.

His Sea Pro 248 bay boat is a brand new 2020 model. It’s 24’long and it’ll fit 6 of you in comfortably. Its 200 HP Suzuki engine can take you to Captain Adam’s favorite grounds in no time at all so you can optimize your time when you’re down here.

Captain Adam is a true allrounder when it comes to fishing. Using a variety of techniques he’ll ensure that you have the best time possible reeling them in. Although he primarily uses common angling techniques he can also set up some kite fishing. You can expect to reel in the likes of Black Drum, Cobia, Flounder, King Mackerel, Redfish, Black Seabass, and Spadefish when you’re out with Adam.

All the gear will be provided for you including Ugly Stiks rods, King cast 4000 series and Shimano Sienna 4000 series reels. The license is included in the price as is catch cleaning and live bait which he can get before or during the trip depending on the type of fishing you’re going for.

Take food, drinks, and sunscreen with you. Don’t take bananas, glass or spray sunscreen with you. When you book with Adam he’ll ensure that you have a fantastic fishing adventure. Go ahead and do it.



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  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip (8 Hour)
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
    $1,050
    This is the ideal trip for those who already have a few fish under their belt. Captain Adam has the time to fit a bit of both inshore and nearshore fishing in on this one. Everything you need shall be provided as you go out in search of Spadefish, Spanish Mackerel, Speckled Trout and Black Seabass amongst many others.
  • Private trip
    Half Day SHARK Trip (PM)
    In demand! Last booked: 5 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 12:30 PM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat)
    $595
    For those you are up for a unique adventure then how about an afternoon fishing for Shark? Everything you need to carry out this task will be provided, including professional rods, reels, and guidance. Bull Shark and Blacktip shark are the common catches, and they'll be released back into the water afterward.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 6 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat)
    $495
    On this shorter trip, it is better to opt for one of inshore or nearshore fishing due to the time constraints. Techniques such as Trolling, Spinning, Jigging, Drift Fishing, and Kite Fishing should bring home a variety of species. Amongst them are Black Drum, Cobia, Flounder, and King Mackerel which Captain Adam is happy to clean for you once you're back on the shore.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    In demand! Last booked: 6 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 12:30 PM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat)
    $495
    A shorter afternoon trip is always a great idea for beginners and children. The fishing will be more focused and intense than a long drawn out day meaning that you shouldn't too bored when you're out on the water. There's a great range of fish out there waiting in their droves, including Speckled Trout, Gray Triggerfish, and Weakfish.
  • Private trip
    Half Day AM Trip (2 Person special)
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Sep 11 - Apr 7 (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
    $445
    This trip is best used for inshore fishing due to time constraints. Amongst the species are Black Drum, Redfish, Flounder, and Trout which Captain Adam is happy to clean for you once you get back to the dock.
  • Private trip
    Half Day PM Trip (2 Person Special)
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 12:30 PM
    Seasonal trip Sep 11 - Apr 7 (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
    $445
    This trip is best used for inshore fishing due to time constraints. Amongst the species are Black Drum, Redfish, Flounder, and Trout which Captain Adam is happy to clean for you once you get back to the dock.
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About the Captain

Captain Adam Goodwin
Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, United States
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Member since February 2020
Captain Adam Goodwin is a native to this stretch of coastal and inland water in South Carolina. With fishing being a lifelong passion of his he decided to do something he always loved doing. There's nothing he loves more than showing people the waters that he calls home, catching fish, and making some great memories every day.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Black Drum Black Drum
Cobia Cobia
Flounder Flounder
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)

Redfish Redfish
Seabass (Black) Seabass (Black)
Spadefish Spadefish
Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel

Speckled Trout Speckled Trout
Triggerfish (Gray) Triggerfish (Gray)
Weakfish Weakfish

Boat Specs

Sea Pro 248 (Bay boat) originally built in 2020. Powered by a 200HP Suzuki engine.

Length
24 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing
Kite Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box

Trip Includes

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

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 1 day prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 1 day 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
PayPal

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
99%
Recommend this charter
99%
Appropriate for children
99%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
83%
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VERIFIED   Half Day PM Trip (2 Person Special) on December 30, 2020
Great last minute booking with Tide Chaser allowed my 8yr old son and I to catch some nice fish on a not so good day to fish....
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on November 12, 2020
Even though the hightide was about 6 feet above normal, we had a great day on the water. Captain Lucas was great. He gave us...
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on November 13, 2020
It was great one big Red Bull had a head as big as mine and then I remembered at the dock he was like he really wanted us tomarrow...
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VERIFIED   Half Day PM Trip (2 Person Special) on March 24, 2021
We were in Myrtle Beach for 2 weeks and the half day we spent on the boat fishing with Captain Lucas was the best time of our...
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Fun relaxing trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on August 5, 2020
My son and I wanted a half day trip to get out and relax and that’s exactly what we got. We heard from everyone that fishing...
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FAQs about Tide Chaser

Tide Chaser offers the following trips to customers:
  • $445 per group, additional $75 per person after 2 guests - Half Day AM Trip (2 Person special) (4 hours)
  • $445 per group, additional $75 per person after 2 guests - Half Day PM Trip (2 Person Special) (4 hours)
  • $495 per group, additional $75 per person after 4 guests - Half Day Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • $495 per group, additional $75 per person after 4 guests - Half Day Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • $595 per group, additional $75 per person after 4 guests - Half Day SHARK Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • $1,050 per group, additional $75 per person after 4 guests - Full Day Trip (8 Hour) (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Tide Chaser, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Multimedia System
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Tide Chaser include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting (We clean your catch at no additional charge)
  • Fishing License (We provide your fishing license at no additional c)

Tide Chaser offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing
  • Flats Fishing

Tide Chaser offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Drift Fishing
  • Kite Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Tide Chaser include:
  • Black Drum
  • Cobia
  • Flounder
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Redfish
  • Seabass (Black)
  • Spadefish
  • Spanish Mackerel
  • Speckled Trout
  • Triggerfish (Gray)
  • Weakfish