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Avid Angling Fishing Charters

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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...more
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10 Wharfside St, Charleston, SC 29401-1596
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I'm sure you can go fishing with Capt. Mike and not catch a fish but that's not what I have ever done. I went out twice with Mike and if theirs a fish in the area he will put you on them. I always text...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Mike I, Owner at Avid Angling Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for coming back to fish with me again! I really appreciate it and enjoy having you on the boat! Looking forward to our next adventure. Take Care, Capt. Mike

Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

Mike is a great guide! Super nice. Responded to us right away. Organized a trip to meet our need. Caught shark, redfish, sting rays, and saw dolphins. Gorgeous scenery! Super trip! Highly recommend Avid Angling!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Mike I, Owner at Avid Angling Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

I'm glad you enjoyed the trip! It was nice to meet you and I hope you enjoyed the rest of your visit to Charleston. Take care, Capt. Mike Avid Angling Fishing Charters Charleston, SC

Reviewed September 25, 2018

What a lovely guy Mike is. Was very accommodating when picking us up and making sure all of us got on the boat safely and were comfortable before setting off. We wanted a tour vs a fishing trip - he was very knowledgeable of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Mike I, Owner at Avid Angling Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Thank you Amy! I'm looking forward to another cruise with you and your friends! I still can't believe how many dolphins were out that day. That's the most I've seen in a while, thanks for bringing the good luck! Take care, Capt. Mike

Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Great fishing trip. Mike was so helpful and knowledgeable and patient with all fishing ability levels. One of the best things to do in Charlestown. Would recommend Mike to anyone.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Mike I, Owner at Avid Angling Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2018

I'm so glad you enjoyed it! Take Care, Capt. Mike

Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

We had an awesome trip with Avid Angling!! 3 of us went and he completely knew what he was doing and knew the right places to go as well as when and where to get live bait. At first it was alittle slow because we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Mike I, Owner at Avid Angling Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

That was such a fun day! Congratulations again on your engagement, so exciting!

Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

I took 3 grandchildren and daughter and son in law fishing for the first time. Mike was kind and helpful the whole time and taught us all a lot about fishing! We had chartered a 3 hour trip and we caught various sharks and white...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Mike I, Owner at Avid Angling Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2018

Thank you so much for coming out fishing! Sorry about the low tides that day, I use tide charts to predict the levels but if the wind changes unexpectedly it can alter the tides by 15-30 minutes. Glad you had a good experience overall and...More

Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

My son and I had the best fishing trip of our lives. We caught well over 100 fish and four distinct species: Bonita (on a fly!!), Sea Bass, Spanish Mackerel, and Blue Fish by the boatload.... Mike is awesome and the drive from Folly Beach...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Mike I, Owner at Avid Angling Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2018

Hey Scott! Thank you for the kind words. Looking forward to that redfish trip in the fall! Take care and have fun fishing the rivers back home. Capt. Mike Avid Angling Fishing Charters Charleston, South Carolina

Reviewed May 15, 2018

This fishing charter was so awesome! Mike and Dave were knowledgeable and a lot of fun to hang out with. They took our bachelor party group right to a sweet spot where we reeled in a ray and a handful of sharks, including a solid...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Mike I, Owner at Avid Angling Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2018

What a shark! We will remember that one for a lifetime! It was great having you and the crew on board. Take care and hopefully we can fish again some day! Capt. Mike Illig Avid Angling Fishing Charters Charleston, South Carolina

Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

We called captain Mike at the last minute to see if he had time for a charter on Monday morning. Luckily he had a spot because we couldn’t have asked for a better experience. We are fairly experienced fisher people so we hoped for the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Mike I, Owner at Avid Angling Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2018

I'm so glad you enjoyed the trip! Best of luck to you and your husband on your next fishing adventure!

Reviewed May 13, 2018

Mike and Dave were excellent guides and just great guys to go fishing with. We had a group out for a bachelor party weekend and we spent our Saturday out on the water having a great time. We ended up reeling in four sharks and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Mike I, Owner at Avid Angling Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2018

It was really fun having y'all on the water, I haven't laughed that much in a while! Congratulations again to the bachelor! Capt. Mike Avid Angling Fishing Charters Charleston, South Carolina

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KenANDImani
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Response from Mike I | Property representative |
Absolutely! Charters depart throughout the Charleston area. Fishing Charters are available year round. Redfish (Red Drum) are a main target species through the year and other seasonal species like sharks and trout abound... More
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