Capt. Charlie’s Fish Tales Charters

613 North Causeway 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.


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 600
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    Fishing the Indian River Lagoon out of Fort Pierce, Florida for Redfish, Snook and Trout with light tackle.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 500
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    Light tackle fishing on the Indian River Lagoon for Redfish, Snook and Trout out of Fort Pierce, Florida
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip AM
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 400
    up to 4 persons
    Light tackle fishing on the Indian River Lagoon out of Fort Pierce, Florida for Redfish, Snook and Trout.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip PM
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 400
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    Light tackle fishing on the Indian River Lagoon out of Fort Pierce, Florida for Redfish, Snook and Trout.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Black Drum
Pompano
Redfish
Snook

Spanish Mackerel
Spotted Seatrout

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
Spinning

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box

Trip Includes

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

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.
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
Checks

About the Captain

Charlie Conner
Fort Pierce, Florida, United States
Member since January 2016
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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

4.72 out of 5 stars from 6 reviews

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Fished July 15, 2018
Charlie Conner (The Captain)
Replied to this review on July 21, 2018

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

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He was great to show us around and teach us where to fish

Fished April 26, 2018
Charlie Conner (The Captain)
Replied to this review on April 26, 2018

Enjoyed having you both out. I’ll see you out there!

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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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Fishing Reports

South Indian River Fishing Report 8/15

August 15, 2018

Inshore: Mornings haven't been so bad this past week. Getting out early or late in the day can keep the worst of the heat away from you. Seems like around noon is when it starts getting hot and that's… Read Full Report →


South Indian River Fishing Report

August 09, 2018

South Indian River Fishing Report 8/9 Inshore: The Heat of summer continues to challenge any outdoor activities. Getting out early or late in the day is essential for successful fishing and staying out of the worst of the heat.… Read Full Report →