Captain Charlie Jones Fishing

43 reviews
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Captain Charlie Jones Fishing has the goal to put you on fish and provide you with a lifetime of memories. They do it by taking you to the best and most fish-populated areas of the Indian River, the Vero Beach, and the surrounding inlets. The river is part of the Indian River Lagoon system that fish species like Redfish, Snook, and Jack Crevalle call home.

You will fish with Captain Charlie Jones who has over 45 years of experience fishing all over Florida, and is very passionate about saltwater fishing. He retired a decade ago and moved to Fort Pierce to set up a business he longed for his whole life. And he loves every minute of it!

He will take you out on board his comfortable Triton 240 LTS Bay boat. The boat includes top-notch fishing tackle, latest electronics, a wireless trolling motor, and a power pole. The built-in ice chest and two large live wells for live bait and release well, are all available on board too.

Capt. Charlie will take you fishing in the waters around Fort Pierce. This is a very fish-rich area, so there’s a variety of fish species you can target. Your target species will include Redfish, Snook, Speckled Seatrout, Tarpon, Sheepshead, Mangrove Snapper, Cobia, Grouper, Jack Crevalle, Tripletail, and Barracuda.

Specializing in light tackle fishing using both live bait and artificial lures, Capt. Charlie is comfortable with both experienced and novice fishermen whom he gives lots of personal attention. He’ll make sure you have a great day on the water. All ages are welcome, so bring your kids with you for some quality family time.

Enjoy your day fishing under the Floridian sun with Captain Charlie Jones Fishing, and you’re sure to leave home smiling!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Inlet, Beach, Reef
    In demand! Last booked: 6 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $425
    price breakdown
    $425
    On this trip, you can go fishing in the inlet, the beach or the Indian River with all tackle included. Plenty of live Pilchards available as bait when targeting bigger fish. Recommended for larger Snook, Trout, Redfish, big Jacks and Tarpon.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Indian River
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    $375
    price breakdown
    $375
    This is a typical half day trip that will see you fishing in the Indian River. You will target species such as Redfish, Permit, Spotted Seatrout, Snook, and Cobia. All tackle and baits are included.
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About the Captain

Charles Jones
Fort Pierce, Florida, United States
Angler's Choice
2 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
43 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since May 2016
Captain Charlie has over 45 years of fishing experience and is a true artist when it comes to guiding and catching fish. He loves taking guests out and pays special attention to children by teaching them anything they want to know about the fish. He provides a first class service and also gives you an hour more than other captains, just because he wants you to really enjoy yourself.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Black Drum Black Drum
Cobia Cobia
Grouper (Goliath) Grouper (Goliath)

Jack Crevalle Jack Crevalle
Permit Permit
Redfish Redfish
Sheepshead Sheepshead

Snapper (Mangrove) Snapper (Mangrove)
Snook Snook
Spotted Seatrout Spotted Seatrout
Tripletail Tripletail

Boat Specs

Triton (Center console) originally built in 2004. Powered by a 225HP Mercury engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.

Length
24 ft
Capacity
3 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Flats Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Spinning
Popping

Amenities

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

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks
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 included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Fort Pierce to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% 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
PayPal
Checks

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.91
out of 5 stars from 43 reviews
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
95%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
95%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
82%
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Richard V.
Port Saint Lucie, FL
 5.00
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VERIFIED   NEW  September 4, 2020
Took my grandson out for his first saltwater fishing trip.  Caught several jack as well as 2 snook. He loved it and I...
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Mark M.
Ft. Pierce, Florida
 5.00
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VERIFIED   NEW  August 23, 2020
Captain Charlie was top notch.  Great guide and gentleman who put us on fish that made our day.  Highly recommended!
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Steven M.
Cape Coral, Florida
 5.00
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Half Day Trip - Monster Fish!

VERIFIED   July 1, 2020
Captain Charlie put us on some MONSTER fish at a few different spots and there was little wait for it to happen. Pull up, anchor...
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Nicholas W.
The Villages, FL
 5.00
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VERIFIED   August 15, 2020
Awesome experience. Captain Charlie will let you know what’s been hot and put you on the fish. Recommended this trip to anglers...
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Leslie B.
Winder, GA
 5.00
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VERIFIED   May 5, 2020
We had the best time today! Highly recommend this trip and Captain Charlie is the best!
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