Richards’ Fishing Charters

Richards’ Fishing Charters is located in North Charleston and offers to show you a memorable time in these waters.

Capt. Jonathan will do his best to make sure you have a fun day full of fishing. This involves 4 to 8-hour trips, mainly fishing for Grouper, Seabass, Snapper, Amberjack, Redfish, and Sheepshead, depending on the season and conditions on the day. On these trips, you can expect to use techniques such as light tackle, heavy tackle, bottom fishing, drift fishing, and jigging.

Your fishing adventure starts on a 23’ Key West boat that can safely take up to 6 anglers. This boat comes with a wireless trolling motor.

All rods, reels, and terminal tackle are included in the price so you can focus on what really matters, fishing. Your trip will include all the necessary fishing licenses for the day. The crew will clean and fillet your catch for you to take home at the end of the trip.

Book your trip now and hit the water with Richards’ Fishing Charters.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Inshore
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Sat, Sun)
    $500
    Enjoy 4 hours fishing inshore. Your spots will be in and around the Charleston Harbor and the surrounding creeks. Come fish for many different inshore species with a friendly crew. The charters include bait, tackle, and a fishing license. A cooler with ice and bottled water will be provided.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Inshore (PM)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 12:30 PM
    Seasonal trip (Sat, Sun)
    $500
    Enjoy 4 hours fishing inshore. Your spots will be in and around the Charleston Harbor and the surrounding creeks. Come fish for many different inshore species with a friendly crew. The charters include bait, tackle, and a fishing license. A cooler with ice and bottled water will be provided.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip – Inshore
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Sat, Sun)
    $750
    You'll spend 6 hours fishing in and around the Charleston Harbor and nearby creeks. These grounds provide an abundance of inshore species. Your trip will include tackle, bait, and a fishing license. A cooler with ice and bottled water will be available.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Inshore
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Sat, Sun)
    $1,000
    A full day (8 hours) of inshore fishing. You and the captain will explore the Charleston Harbor and surrounding creeks for an abundance of inshore fish. These trips include tackle, bait, as well as a fishing license. A cooler with ice and water will also be provided by the captain.
There are 3 people looking at this charter.

About the Captain

Jonathan Richards
North Charleston, South Carolina, United States
ID & License verified
1 Customer reviews
Response time 7 hours
Member since January 2022
Ever since he was a toddler, Capt. Jonathan has been fishing the Charleston area with his dad. At around 14 years old, the captain made a goal to become a charter captain and 10 years later, he has finally made that dream come true. He can't wait to share his passion with all of his passengers!

About this listing

Targeted species

Amberjack Amberjack
Black Drum Black Drum
Flounder Flounder
Grouper (Gag) Gag Grouper

Boat specs

Key West (Center console) originally built in 2019. Powered by a 250HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 39 knots.

Length
23 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Flats Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Jigging
Drift Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
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 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, 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
PayPal
Checks
Bank Transfer

Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
5.0 / 5
out of 5 stars from 1 review
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Photo by reviewers
There are no review photos
for this charter yet!
Angler Rating
1
0
0
0
0
Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
100%
Sort By:
Featured  
Showing:
1 review
Shanun A.
Fort Mill, SC
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Captain Johnny and Josh…an awesome pair

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip – Inshore on April 16, 2022
Our fishing experience with these two very capable captains was nothing short of amazing. They were knowledgeable and engaging....
Shanun A. recommends Richards’ Fishing Charters
Mark review as helpful
You found this review helpful
  Jonathan Richards Captain replied

FAQs about Richards’ Fishing Charters

Richards’ Fishing Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $500 per group, additional $75 per person after 4 guests - Half Day Trip – Inshore (4 hours)
  • $500 per group, additional $75 per person after 4 guests - Half Day Trip – Inshore (PM) (4 hours)
  • $750 per group, additional $75 per person after 4 guests - 3/4 Day Trip – Inshore (6 hours)
  • $1,000 per group, additional $75 per person after 4 guests - Full Day Trip – Inshore (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Richards’ Fishing Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor

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

Richards’ Fishing Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Flats Fishing

Richards’ Fishing Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Jigging
  • Drift Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Richards’ Fishing Charters include:
  • Amberjack
  • Black Drum
  • Flounder
  • Grouper (Gag)
  • Redfish
  • Seabass (Black)
  • Sheepshead
  • Snapper (Red)
  • Snapper (Vermilion)
  • Speckled Trout