Nearshore Fishing Trips

Inshore Fishing Trips

Shark Fishing Trips

SPRING 2024 is HERE and the Fish are Biting!

Spring is a great time for fishing in Daytona Beach. Don’t Miss the Spring Black Drum Run in Daytona Beach when big Black Drum gather to spawn just off the coast. Plenty of big Redfish and Flounder nearshore in the Spring, too!

Ask Captain Ron about his Nearshore Reef Fishing Trips for Black Drum, big Bull Redfish and huge ‘doormat’ size Flounder!

Captain Ron’s Daytona Beach Fishing Adventures offers Family Friendly Inshore, Nearshore and Shark Fishing Charters just minutes from downtown Daytona Beach.

A lady with a big flounder from a fishing trip in Daytona Beach, Florida
A huge black drum caught on a Daytona Beach fishing charter with Captain Ron
Captain Ron's fishing boat docked near Daytona Beach

Meet Captain Ron

Meet Captain Ron Hatcher, one of the most experienced fishing guides in Daytona Beach and a passionate fisherman of Daytona’s famous monster bull redfish. Captain Ron knows the best fishing spots in the Daytona Beach area. Below you’ll find Captain Ron’s selection of the best fishing adventures in Daytona Beach!

Captain Ron holding a bull redfish

Choose Your Adventure

A guest angler with a black drum caught on an inshore fishing charter

Inshore Fishing Trips

Come fishing with Captain Ron on an inshore saltwater fishing adventure along Daytona’s Halifax River and the Intracoastal Waterway.  The mangrove lined shorelines and adjacent wetlands are habitat for many of Florida’s most popular inshore species including Redfish, Flounder, Black Drum and Snook. We can fish as far as the famous Ponce Inlet and may encounter Pompano, Mangrove Snapper, Sheepshead, Spanish Mackerel or even Jack Crevalle along the way.

A redfish and a guest on a nearshore reef fishing trip

Nearshore Reef Fishing Trips

Just off the coast of Daytona Beach you’ll find some of the best fishing in Florida. We’ll be fishing Daytona’s famous artificial reefs established long ago and now habitat for an astonishing variety of fish.  You’ll be fishing the reefs up to 3 miles from the inlet for Big Bull Redfish, Black Drum, Mangrove Snapper, Lane Snapper, Jack Crevalle, Flounder, Sea Bass, Whitings, Weakfish, Spanish Mackerel and Sheepshead.  You may even encounter hard fighting Cobia in these nearshore waters.

An angler holding a big shark from a Daytona Beach shark fishing trip

Shark Fishing Trips

Daytona Beach is one of the best places to encounter sharks in all of Florida. Sharks can be found very close to shore in Daytona Beach and even in the coastal rivers. On a Daytona Beach shark fishing adventure with Captain Ron you’ll be fishing for sharks up to 3 miles off the coast where there are plenty of sharks. Some of the shark species you may encounter are Atlantic Sharp Nosed Sharks, Black Tip Sharks, Hammerheads, Shovel Head Sharks, Lemon Sharks and even the infamous Bull Shark.

Black drum like this one are a popular catch
Captain Ron holds a redfish for a very happy young fisherman
Flounder from an inshore fishing charter with Captain Ron

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