Rough Water Charters

Rough Water Charters welcomes you to Pass Christian, Mississippi. Come and spend a fun and relaxing day on its beautiful inshore and nearshore waters as well as rivers as you chase various interesting species and enjoy the gorgeous natural surroundings. Captain Brennan Carter will do everything to make your trip the best possible, so come aboard and have a great fishing experience in Pass Christian.

Your trip will start on a 27’ Shearwater bay boat that can sit up to 5 guests and that runs on a 350 HP Yamaha engine. The boat uses modern GPS, fishfinder, and radio technology that will allow you a safe and quick reach to the fishing spots. Also, the boat is equipped with a wireless trolling motor used for a quieter approach, livewell to supply you with live bait, and an ice-box to store your drinks and fish.

The species you will have the chance to target include Speckled Trout, Spotted Seatrout, Flounder, Blacktip Shark, Tripletail, and more. You can catch them using light tackle by bottom fishing, trolling, and popping. If you want to, you’re free to keep all the fish you catch and take it home.

For your trip, you should just bring your favorite food. Captain Brennan will provide you with everything else, which includes all the fishing gear, licenses, as well as drinks. Also, he can clean and fillet your catch at no extra cost.

Come to Pass Christian and have an enjoyable fishing trip together with Rough Water Charters.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    4 Hour Night Time Floundering Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 PM
    US $500
    Floundering trips take place at the Cat Island south of the Mississippi coast. The trips are all inclusive but note that waders and water shoes aren’t provided. Up to 5 people can join the trip.
  • Private trip
    4-5 Hour Trip (AM)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US $500
    This is a 4-5 hour fishing trip 8 to 15 miles out to the Barrier Islands and the Louisiana marsh. Whether fishing on bottom or popping corks, southern Louisiana marsh offers outstanding Redfish, Trout, Sheepshead, and Flounder opportunities for anglers. This is one of the best destinations for anglers who are ready to spend the day reeling 'em in!
  • Private trip
    4-5 Hour Trip (PM)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    US $500
    This is a 4-5 hour fishing trip 8 to 15 miles out to the Barrier Islands and the Louisiana marsh. Whether fishing on bottom or popping corks, southern Louisiana marsh offers outstanding Redfish, Trout, Sheepshead, and Flounder opportunities for anglers. This is one of the best destinations for anglers who are ready to spend the day reeling 'em in!
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US $600
    This is a 6-hour fishing trip 15 miles to the Louisiana marsh. Never mind if it's fishing on bottom or popping corks, southern Louisiana marsh offers excellent opportunities for catching Redfish, Trout, Flounder, and Sheepshead. This trip stands as one of the best destinations for those ready to spend the day catching fish!
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Wade Fishing
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US $600
    On this 5-6 hour trip, you will wade fish the beautiful grass flats that Cat Island has to offer! Whether it be throwing artificial baits or live baits, this is an awesome experience. If you are looking to catch trophy Speckled Trout, beautiful Redfish, or Flounder, this trip is for you! The trip is for experienced anglers only. All anglers must have their own equipment.
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Captain Brennan for the Win!!

VERIFIED   4-5 Hour Trip (AM) on March 29, 2024
If the dates you need are available, book it! There are many options for charters and we’ve been on a few. I’ll tell you...
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Awesome Charter

VERIFIED   4-5 Hour Trip (AM) on February 24, 2024
If you are in the Biloxi, Gulfport, Pass, Bay St Louis, Waveland area and want to catch some fish, enjoy the open water, have...
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Kindal L.
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Fishing trip in September

VERIFIED   4-5 Hour Trip (AM) on September 16, 2023
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Jeffrey B.
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Awesome all around charter experience!

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip on December 26, 2023
Brennan is a great captain and very personable. I’ve been on a lot of charter trips and he’s the best plus we caught a...
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Jonathan H.
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Half day trip with Captain Brennan

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip on September 7, 2023
This is the second trip with Captain Brennan and he always makes sure to do his best to put you on some fish. We had about...
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FAQs about Rough Water Charters

Rough Water Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • US $500 per group, additional US $100 per person after 2 guests - 4 Hour Night Time Floundering Trip (4 hours)
  • US $500 per group, additional US $75 per person after 2 guests - 4-5 Hour Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • US $500 per group, additional US $75 per person after 2 guests - 4-5 Hour Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • US $600 per group, additional US $100 per person after 2 guests - 6 Hour Trip (6 hours)
  • US $600 per group, additional US $100 per person after 2 guests - 6 Hour Trip – Wade Fishing (6 hours)

When you book a trip with Rough Water Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Ice Box

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

Rough Water Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • River Fishing
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing

Rough Water Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Popping

Top targeted fish species with Rough Water Charters include:
  • Black Drum
  • Flounder
  • Redfish
  • Shark (Blacktip)
  • Sheepshead
  • Speckled Trout
  • Spotted Seatrout
  • Tripletail

Meet the Captain

Brennan Carter
Pass Christian, Mississippi, United States
12 Fishing Reports
ID & license verified
45 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since February 2021
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Captain Brennan's family has been in the commercial fishing industry since he was a kid. Fishing is something he's passionate about, not just a job. He loves being out on the water and, most of all, loves meeting new people and making memories of a lifetime.

About this listing

Targeted species

Black Drum Black Drum
Flounder Flounder
Redfish Redfish
Shark (Blacktip) Blacktip Shark

Boat specs

Shearwater (Bay boat) originally built in 2016. Powered by a 350HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

Length
27 ft
Capacity
5 persons

Types of fishing

River Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Popping

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box

Trip includes

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

Cancellation policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the date(s) of your booking.

Listing policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

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