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Fontaine Charters

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We offer 3-, 4-, or 5-hour in-shore and near-shore fishing charters daily. Please contact us for pricing and availability.
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3729 Dock Site Rd, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3601
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Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Captain Jimmy did an excellent job communicating about our trip. He taught us how to fish, bait, cast, read the water etc. We learned a lot about other fish, the boat, fishing laws. He answered all our questions. Very attentive and made sure we found...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TrainerLori
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Had a great time with Captain Jimmy. Took a short morning tour and had a blast. Spent the first 20 minutes or so catching some bait fish with a net, which was pretty cool to watch. Then we boated out of the sound and anchored...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JWilliams_426
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Booked a trip with Jimmy for my 40th. Weather conditions were questionable for the days leading up to our trip. But he kept me posted and assured me it would work out. No sooner did we shove off from the dock than the rain stopped...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sandlapper20
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Jimmy at Fontaine Charters took great care to give us a perfect fishing day. He answered my many questions regarding the area and all wildlife, not just fish. He makes certain you have the type of excursion you want, and that you enjoy the entire...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ellen S
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Went out with Jimmy to get bull reds. On top of the fact that Jimmy is one of the nicest and most knowledgeable guides about the area, he also is a great fisherman and took us right out the the biggest bull reds I have...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank George C
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We booked this fishing charter as a surprise gift for "the guys" in our crew. They were super excited!!! However on their 3 hours on the water only one of the guys caught 2 fish and both had to be released (one was said to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Beeson13
Jimmy S, Captain at Fontaine Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Your review is greatly appreciated. I'm truly sorry the trip didn't quite live up to everyone's expectations! My main goal every trip it to make sure everyone has a great time no matter how good the bite. It seems I dropped the ball on this...More

Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

It was a beautiful morning to go fish! We booked a 4 hour trip with Jimmy, and had a blast! Caught enough whiting for dinner! Great size! I was able to reel up over 5 great size Bonnet heads about 15lbs each thanks to Jimmy!...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank RandomBookNerd
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Though it was a bit chilly for this time of year, it was finally a calm day with little wind. We met Cap'n Jimmy around 8 am for a half-day charter. We couldn't have asked for a better fishing captain! We started our journey out...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a great afternoon on the water, fishing and enjoying the Low Country scenery with my son and daughter. Captain Jimmy was an outstanding guide and host...extremely knowledgeable of the local waters...safe and comfortable boat. Highly recommend Fontaine Charters...definitely a repeat!

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank thecitadel86
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Fishing with Cap'n Jimmy was the best! We caught more fish than we could count. He even cleaned & filleted our fish for us. We served whiting for dinner for 9 people. Cap'n Jimmy was very knowledgable about the area & the fish. He was...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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