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Address: 10 Wharfside St, Charleston, SC 29401-1596
Phone Number: +1 843-566-3433
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 10:00 pm

Incredible Fishing! Avid Angling Fishing Charters offers Inshore,...

Incredible Fishing! Avid Angling Fishing Charters offers Inshore, Nearshore and Fly Fishing Charters to the Charleston, SC Coastal area. Catch Huge redfish, sharks, trout, flounder, amberjacks, cobia, grouper and many more! Trips depart daily and we offer flexible fishing for all levels of anglers and ages. Your Adventures depart from Downtown Charleston, Mt. Pleasant, Isle of Palms, Folly Beach, and Kiawah Island. Backwater/backcountry charters also available if you want to explore areas away from the city. Either way, come along a fishing charter and see what you can catch!

If fishing is not your thing we offer sunset cruises and eco tours, including secret spots that most folks don't often get to experience!

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Cap'n Mike is simply the best. We have fished and hunted with dozens of guides over the last 50+ years (since I was a kid) and have NEVER had the customer service, personal... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Colonial Heights, Tennessee

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Colonial Heights, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Cap'n Mike is simply the best. We have fished and hunted with dozens of guides over the last 50+ years (since I was a kid) and have NEVER had the customer service, personal attention, and just FUN as we've had with Avid Angling. Call him and talk to him about your needs and expectations, he's very creative and GREAT with... More 

Thank LobstaJohnson
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I cannot say enough good things about Capt. Mike. As part of our 10th Wedding Anniversary trip to Charleston, my wife and I decided to spend part of the day on the water fishing. With just the 2 of us on board with Mike, we had a great time. Capt. Mike has a laid back and friendly personality, We really... More 

1 Thank Paul R
Waterford, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

Found Captain Mike originally in May. It was a last minute thought on my part. Emailed and texted 4 different charters, Mike was the only one that responded. Had a fabulous time!! Caught close to a dozen sharks and one HUGE stingray. Booked Avid Angling again mid September, fishing wasn't as good, no fault of Captain Mike's, but still had... More 

Thank sue4811
Hillsville, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

We had a wonderful experience fishing with Mike. A wonderful time for me and my 13 year old son and his friend. Great fishing but a better time. Mike is very laid back and accommodating. Good conversation and very knowledgeable. We will definitely return.

Thank HillsvilleDad
Elizabethtown, Kentucky
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

We had an wonderful day out with Captain Mike, He is very knowledgeable and friendly guide willing to go above and beyond to meet our needs of what we wanted to do. We desperately wanted to see alligators after speaking with Mike he was happy to take us to see them. So we started off to the park and we... More 

Thank Rachael H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic fishing excursion! Knowledgeable and friendly guide. Can't wait to get back on the boat. Lots of excitement.

Thank altanbarr
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Great inshore fishing trip with Mike. It was a little hot so the fish were a little slow. I would definitely would use again, only next time fora full day!

Thank Stewart S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

We had an awesome day out with Captain Mike today. Within five minutes of dropping out lines we caught a respectable 20 lb. red fish. We also caught a bunch of sharks (Very exciting for our 15 and 17 year old daughters) and a sting ray. Captain Mike is very knowledgeable about the local fish and how to catch them.... More 

Springboro, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2016

My 13 year old son really wanted to catch sharks and Mike turned us on to a lot. We pulled in many fish, some big; 4 were over 5' in length. We had several presumably bigger ones break off under water, and an acrobatic one broke off mid air. I am an avid fisherman, I book charters frequently. The weather... More 

1 Thank mattblick
Louisville, Kentucky
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33 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016

My wife booked a last minute charter with Capt. Mike and Avid Angling charters for today. We met Mike at the ramp promptly at 7am and headed out for bait. Mike netted some menhaden and the plan for the day was to follow some shrimp boats and catch sharks, reds, and whatever else decided to swim behind. Unfortunately, we were... More 

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