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Fripp Island SC Fishing Charter

Fripp Island Marina Boat Landing Fishing Charter

The premier fishing charter servicing Fripp Island

Beaufort, Bluffton, Dataw Island, Port Royal, St. Helena Island, Hunting Island, Harbor Island, Fripp Island and Hilton Head

There’s only one way to take in the breathtaking views of South Carolina Lowcountry’s Fripp Island. Known for award-winning golf, pristine beaches and fabulous resort amenities, Fripp Island is also a go-to spot for fishing.

Whether you’re visiting or living in the area, Cast Away Fishing Charters is recognized  as the best Fripp Island fishing charter — with accolades to prove it. In addition to being voted Lowcountry’s Best Fishing Charter by Island Packet readers, Cast Away has more than 100 five-star Google reviews and counting. And with nearly 300 five star reviews on Tripadvisor, Cast Away is a designated Travelers’ Choice, rated No. 1 of 23 “Boat Tours & Water Sports in Beaufort Tours, Boat Tours & Water Sports, Outdoor Activities, Fishing Charters & Tours” in Beaufort SC.

Fripp Island fishing trips are helmed by Cast Away’s master pro anglers — helping you target a variety of fish in Lowcountry’s sea island waters year round — including Black Sea Bass, Flounder, Sheepshead, Redfish, Speckled Trout and more.

Cast Away Fishing Charters’ private Fripp Island trips include multi boat tournaments, group fishing adventures, fly fishing for 1 to 2 anglers, nautical memorials and nature odysseys.

Make memories of a lifetime with Fripp Island’s favorite fishing charter company!

“... Went with my 7 year old and my father in law, and Captain Tim went above and beyond to make sure my child enjoyed his time out on the water. We were able to catch a couple sea trout and catch views of a sea turtle and several dolphins. I'm already in the works to try and come back down to fish with Captain Tim! If you are in the area I would suggest you do the same!”

— Daryl Oberley, Google Review

“This was our second trip with Capt Tim and it was even better than last time! From booking to the fishing trip itself is a first class experience. And we just scheduled a trip for Thanksgiving week. We are “hooked” on this company.”

— Karen Bowers, Google Review

“Had a great time and caught lots of fish, including an 8 pound red. The captain was attentive, engaged and friendly. I recommend this charter service and plan to use them again.”

— Adam Loveland, Google Review

“My son and I thoroughly enjoyed our fishing trip with Captain Joe @ Castaway Charters! Catching Redfish for the first time was exciting (& delicious!). But hanging with Joe, hearing his story, and listening to some quality jams out on the water was the best part. Thanks for the good times and the tight lines.... And thank you especially for your service CPT Joe!”

— MDS Napa, Google Review

“My boyfriend and I had an AMAZING fishing charter with Captain Joe!!!! We have done guided trips all over the world and this was by far the BEST ONE WE HAVE EVER BEEN ON!!! In fact, we booked another trip for July. Looking forward to next time.”

— Ashley Ackerman, Google Review

Ready for your Fripp Island SC fishing trip?

Here’s what to expect from your Fripp Island fishing trip:

The endless grassy flats of Lowcountry’s spectacular marshland are rich in a variety of fish species. You can expect a fun day on the water with Cast Away’s pro anglers, who have experience working with seasoned anglers, beginners and children. They are ready to help you make Fripp Island fishing memories that last a lifetime.

A Fun, Relaxing Day

Cast Away’s Fripp Island fishing charters typically last a half day (or four hours). Need some more time? No problem. We will charge you by the hour.

Just Bring Yourself

This is one vacation outing you don’t have to meticulously micromanage. Cast Away Captains take care of everything — from fishing license and equipment to bait and a cooler full of ice. For your added convenience, they also clean what you catch.

Fripp Island Fishing Pros

The captains of Cast Away are sought after professionals with an impressive knowledge of fishing in the Lowcountry’s unique waterways. They will ensure you have a fun day on the water, guiding you every step of the way.

Fripp Island Marina Location

Cast Away Captains will meet you at any number of boat landings around the Lowcountry — including Fripp Island Marina. Here’s the complete list.

Something for Everyone

Cast Away’s Fripp Island fishing charters have an exciting menu of fun fishing adventures, including “jaw-some” shark trips; “you hook it, we’ll cook it”; nature odysseys; research guides; fly fishing; and other rotating specials. Learn more here.

What is the pricing of a Fripp Island fishing charter?

A typical Fripp Island fishing trip takes a half day or four hours on beautiful sea island waters. For longer Fripp Island fishing excursions, the price is $100 for each additional hour. The cost of Fripp Island fishing trips includes fishing licenses, safety gear, cooler and cleaning your catch. Gratuity is up to your discretion.

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“Perfect for all ages! I went with my dad and two boys. 6 and 8. Captain Kevin was fantastic. It was good Friday so we needed some fish for dinner and boy did we get them. We are definitely going to use Cast Away again.

Collin W.

TripAdvisor Review

“Best in the Lowcountry. We had a fun filled trip with Capt. Tim while visiting Hunting Island for spring break. We took our 11 and 8 year old boys out fishing. We saw many dolphins and eagles. The low country is truly beautiful. Capt. Tim put us on some redfish and the boys caught our dinner! So much fun and great memories were made!

Misty S.

TripAdvisor Review

I cannot say enough about what an amazing experience we had! Captain Kevin was the best. He put us at ease right away and was helpful, respectful, patient and fun. We took the “Catch and Cook” trip in conjunction with Fishcamp on 11th Street. We caught plenty for lunch and then some. The experience at Fishcamp was superb and left us impressed and full. We will definitely be back to fish with Cast Away!”

Amanda and Elizabeth H.

TripAdvisor Review

My son really wanted to catch a shark. We were all nervous since we had never fished in the ocean before but our Captain was amazing! Captain Nations (Nat) put us at complete ease! He was super knowledgeable about the area and about the fish. He has a great personality and was funny too! When he called to set the time of our trip he asked what we wanted to catch. I told him about my son wanting to catch a shark and he truly delivered! My son caught 3 sharks! He was so happy! We had a great time.

Mia G.

TripAdvisor Review

Fripp Island SC Fishing Charter

Frequently Asked Questions

What if I have a large fishing party?

Planning a family reunion activity? Or just have a large family? You will love Cast Away Fishing Charters’ Fripp Island “Cast Away Fishin’ Tourney.” This fun fishing trip will take multiple boats with the winning team receiving a certificate and prize. Talk about Instagram worthy moments!

What kind of fish will we catch?

Cast Away’s Fripp Island fishing charters use  24-foot vessels that easily navigate the Lowcountry’s shallow flats around Beaufort SC’s sea islands. Our experienced fishing captains will take you to all of the right spots for a variety of fish species — such as Redfish, Trout, Flounder, Tarpon, Cobia and other nearshore and inshore species

Is a fishing license required to fish around Fripp Island?

Yes. However, you don’t have to worry about this. 

Cast Away supplies the fishing license, safety gear and cooler. We’re also compliant on all of the required licensure and insurance, including USCG Captain’s license and commercial marine insurance to protect you and your family while on the water.

What if I have to cancel my Fripp island fishing trip?

If you’re worried about inclement weather ruining your Fripp Island fishing trip, all of us are accustomed to watching the weather. We won’t ever put you in harm’s way if the weather becomes too dangerous. Cast Away’s Fripp Island fishing charters strive to deliver the best fishing experience possible. If you have to reschedule, our staff will work with your schedule. 

As a small business with a high demand for our Fripp Island fishing trips, we kindly ask for more than 48 hours of advance notice. We are strict about our cancellation policy, which is why we highly advise that you make plans in advance. Our cancellation and no-show policies:

  • You can avoid cancellation fees if you cancel or reschedule more than 48 hours before your scheduled departure.
  • We will charge your credit card on file for the full amount of the Fripp Island fishing trip if you cancel less than 48 hours before the scheduled fishing trip.

Get hooked on Cast Away’s Fripp Island fishing charter

Boat Landings for Your Convenience

Departure and return can be arranged from these boat landings throughout greater Beaufort SC.

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Call us at (843) 592-1062

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