Capt. Charlie’s Fish Tales Charters

826 Indian River Drive
Fort Pierce FL, United States

Captain Charlie of Fish Tales Charters offers light tackle fishing trips on the Indian River Lagoon. Fishing out of Fort Pierce, Florida, he mainly serves the beautiful Vero Beach, Stuart and Port Saint Lucie areas. Join him to experience not only the area’s world famous inshore fishing opportunities, but also the fantastic scenery of the Indian River Lagoon with the incredibly diverse ecosystem the mangroves have to offer. Manatees, dolphins and numerous species of birds, as well as a host of desirable fish species all call this area a home, and Captain Charlie will help you get the most out of everything the area has to offer.

You will be fishing aboard Capt. Charlie’s 19 foot Key West bay boat. The vessel offers plenty of space for everyone to enjoy the day. With navigational electronics and safety gear supplied on board, all you need to bring is sunglasses, snacks, drinks, camera and a smile!

Capt. Charlie’s main target species include Redfish, Snook and Speckled Trout. You will be fishing these species with light tackle and an assortment of baits and lures. Star rods and Shimano reels are used, alongside DOA lures. Live bait can also be included if you prefer.

Charlie is a U.S.C.G. licensed and insured captain who has been guiding in the Fort Pierce area for 15 years. He welcomes all levels of angler from novice to experienced, and will take the time to improve every angler’s flats fishing skills as well as providing tips and advice about fishing the waters of the Treasure Coast.

Captain Charlie of Fish Tales Charters offers light tackle fishing trips on the Indian River Lagoon. Fishing out of Fort Pierce, Florida, he mainly serves the beautiful Vero Beach, Stuart and Port Saint Lucie areas. Join him to experience not only th


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  • Full Day Trip
    8 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 550 up to 3 persons
    + US$ 50 each additional person
  • 3/4 Day Trip
    6 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 450 up to 3 persons
    + US$ 50 each additional person
  • Half Day Trip PM
    4 hour trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 350 up to 3 persons
    + US$ 50 each additional person
  • Half Day Trip AM
    4 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 350 up to 3 persons
    + US$ 50 each additional person
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About this listing

Boat Specs

Key West (Center console) originally built in 2016. Powered by a 115HP Yamaha engine.

Length
19 ft
Capacity
4 persons
Types of Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Inshore Flats Fishing
Spinning
Targeted Species
 
Black Drum
 
Pompano

 
Redfish
 
Snook

 
Spanish Mackerel
 
Spotted Seatrout
Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License Included
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 7 days before the trip date.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.

Other Policies  
Child Friendly
 
You Keep Catch
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Payment

10% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker 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, Visa, Mastercard, Checks, American Express, PayPal.

About the Captain

Charlie Conner
Fort Pierce, Florida, United States
Member since January 2016
I have been fishing all my life and it is a passion that I enjoy. I've been guiding in this area for the past 15 years and fishing the Indian River for over 35 years. I welcome the avid angler along with the novice.
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

Fort Pierce Fishing Calendar

Customer Reviews

4.67 out of 5 stars from 4 reviews

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Fished September 3, 2017
Charlie Conner (The Captain)
Replied to this review on September 14, 2017

Enjoyed having you all on the boat!  It was a fun day!

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Capt. Charlie was very pleasant company and nothing was too much trouble.
We did catch a few fish and our target species too, all bar the trout.
We have fished the area many times from beach and boat and in hindsight maybe this charter is more suited to less experienced anglers as we felt we could have worked slightly harder to up our catch rate.
That said, its a good day afloat and felt safe and comfortable.

Fished May 3, 2017
Charlie Conner (The Captain)
Replied to this review on May 11, 2017

Enjoyed meeting you and having you out on the boat!

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Really enjoyed the trip. Captain was friendly prompt and attentive. Would book with him again.

Fished April 13, 2017
Charlie Conner (The Captain)
Replied to this review on April 14, 2017

Enjoyed having you both out on the boat. Thanks!!

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Fishing Reports

South Indian River Fishing Report 10/19

October 19, 2017

Inshore: The rain and winds continue around the area this week. The water is still dirty and will remain that way for some time ahead. I am seeing some cleaner water coming in the Fort Pierce inlet the high… Read Full Report →