Captain
David Terese

Member since February 2016 Barataria, United States
Background
Captain Dave has been fishing the South Louisiana marsh systems for over 40 years. he started his charter business after bringing his friends fishing with him every weekend and making friends with many local fishing guides, who respected his fishing style and inspired him to become a USCG licensed charter captain himself.

Hey, I'm Captain David Terese

Barataria, United States
Background
Captain Dave has been fishing the South Louisiana marsh systems for over 40 years. he started his charter business after bringing his friends fishing with him every weekend and making friends with many local fishing guides, who respected his fishing style and inspired him to become a USCG licensed charter captain himself.
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My Charter Listing

Excellent
4.8 / 5
(69 reviews)
Barataria
Trips from US $550

Customer reviews

Rating summary
Excellent
4.8 / 5
out of 5 stars from 69 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (314)
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Angler rating
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Anglers claimed
Good experience
98%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
97%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
98%
Caught fish
97%
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Fred B.
Hammond, LA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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6 hr trip with Capt Dave

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip on August 21, 2023
Absolutely the best trip this is the second charter that I’ve had with Capt Dave and it was awesome it was my daughters 15...
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Lori P.
Florence, KY
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Captain Dave is the best!

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip – Three Anglers on September 5, 2022
We had an amazing time fishing with Captain Dave. We told him we wanted to target big fish for catch and release, and he delivered...
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Thi B.
Meridian, MS
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fishing trip with Captain Steven

VERIFIED   Special 6 hours trip for Thi Bui on April 16, 2022
My family had the best Easter with a fishing charter with Captain Steven. It was a spur of the moment trip, but Captain David...
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Stephan W.
Southaven, MS
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half day trip w/ Capt Dave

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip – Five Anglers on March 19, 2021
As is typically our luck when we book events like this, the weather was less than optimal. The day started cold and windy…and...
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Christine B.
Metairie, LA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half day trip with Captain Dave

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip on January 16, 2021
I got this as a Christmas present for my husband. We went with our 2 sons, ages 15 and 20. We are not experienced with fishing...
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