Captain
David Peterson

Member since August 2016 Hilton Head Island, United States
Background
"USCG 100 Ton Master Captain, Master certified Gas/Diesel Mechanic. Fishing the great lakes and Atlantic Ocean my entire life. Thousands of hours spent at the Gulf Stream up and down the east coast, Caribbean, and the Gulf of Mexico." Captain David specializes in deep water fishing and trolling for Marlin and Sailfish. He runs fishing charters and has a dock building business.
Techniques
Offshore trolling trips followed by bottom fishing if trolling isn't productive. Generally troll for 6 hours then bottom fish for 6 hours.

Hey, I'm Captain David Peterson

Hilton Head Island, United States
Background
"USCG 100 Ton Master Captain, Master certified Gas/Diesel Mechanic. Fishing the great lakes and Atlantic Ocean my entire life. Thousands of hours spent at the Gulf Stream up and down the east coast, Caribbean, and the Gulf of Mexico." Captain David specializes in deep water fishing and trolling for Marlin and Sailfish. He runs fishing charters and has a dock building business.
Techniques
Offshore trolling trips followed by bottom fishing if trolling isn't productive. Generally troll for 6 hours then bottom fish for 6 hours.
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4.69
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out of 5 stars from 14 reviews
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
91%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
93%
Appropriate for children
82%
Satisfied with the boat
91%
Catch intended fish
100%
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Gabriel A.
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Fishing with David

VERIFIED   NEW  10 Hour Trip on May 23, 2021
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Duane D.
Concord, NC
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Has put us on the fish two years in a row.

VERIFIED   10 Hour Trip on May 1, 2021
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Frank F.
Greenville, SC
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April fishing trip

VERIFIED   10 Hour Trip on April 17, 2021
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Brad M.
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Fishing with David

VERIFIED   10 Hour Trip on October 24, 2020
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Donald A.
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent  5.00
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Best. Fishing. Trip. Ever.

VERIFIED   10 Hour Trip on August 20, 2019
There were 8 of us, including 6 kids ages 6-20. Every single one of us had an amazing time. Captain Dave and First Mate John...
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