Captain
Stephen Ranney

Member since September 2018 Hilton Head Island, United States
Background
Captain Stephen Ranney has been fishing all his life and he loves sharing his passion for fishing with others. He has been fishing Hilton Head Island waters since 1978. In 2007, he fulfilled his lifelong dream and started doing this professionally. His wife Patte and his son are also captains and guides – love of fishing runs strong in this family.
Techniques
Nearshore and offshore are captain's preferred areas to fish with trolling and bottom fishing most of the times.

Hey, I'm Captain Stephen Ranney

Hilton Head Island, United States
Background
Captain Stephen Ranney has been fishing all his life and he loves sharing his passion for fishing with others. He has been fishing Hilton Head Island waters since 1978. In 2007, he fulfilled his lifelong dream and started doing this professionally. His wife Patte and his son are also captains and guides – love of fishing runs strong in this family.
Techniques
Nearshore and offshore are captain's preferred areas to fish with trolling and bottom fishing most of the times.
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4.73
out of 5 stars from 37 reviews
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Good experience
90%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
92%
Appropriate for children
97%
Satisfied with the boat
97%
Catch intended fish
84%
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Ryan B.
Jacksonville, FL
 5.00
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Half Day with Captain Kike

VERIFIED   NEW  July 1, 2020
Captain Mike & his deckhand were phenomenal with our crew! Our kids are ages 14, 8 & 6. They each had a BLAST &...
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Robert W.
Hilton Head Island, SC
 5.00
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June fishing trip

VERIFIED   NEW  June 10, 2020
We had a great day of fishing.  Captain Steve and first mate Cole “Double Gaff “ were great and gave great advice...
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David N.
St. Petersburg, FL
 5.00
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Half Day Trip

VERIFIED   March 11, 2020
My family and I had a great time.  We had 4 kids with us - 17, 11, 8, and 5 - and they had a blast.  Caught 30-40...
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Jp P.
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
 5.00
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Half Day trip with the Ohio boys

VERIFIED   NEW  July 1, 2020
Great shark charter.  One of the best 4 hour trips we have ever had.  12 total sharks and 100lb beauty to cap off...
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Megan K.
Atlanta, GA
 5.00
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Black Skimmer Sunday Afternoon Trip

VERIFIED   NEW  June 28, 2020
Had a blast with Captain Matt and Cole! They took us out longer than the half day we paid for and made sure we had a lot of...
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