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Inshore Fishing Charters
Isle of Palms, SC

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Welcome to Headshaker Charters, the premiere inshore fishing charters in Isle of Palms, SC. Inshore fishing offers an exciting alternative to deep sea fishing that is challenging while offering more convenience and comfort. USCG-licensed captain, Legare Leland, has spent a lifetime on the water and has the expertise to provide you with an unforgettable day of saltwater fishing. Contact us today to book your tour!


Boats & Rates

We are pleased to offer two boat options to best meet the needs of our guests:

18’ Hell’s Bay Marquesa

This skiff is great for inshore fishing, with its rough-water capability and shallow draft. Perfect for couples and small groups.

  • Capacity: Up to 3 guests

  • Rates:
  • 1/2 day (4 hours): $550.
  • 3/4 day (6 hours): $800.
  • Rates are for 2 guests; $50 per each additional guest.

Deposit & Cancelation Policy:

We require a credit card to reserve your fishing trip. We hold your reservation with the card number, exp date, security code, and billing zip code. Trips can be can be cancelled without penalty up to 7 days before charter.  If canceled between 7 day and 24 hours before charter, card will be charged 50% of cost. If canceled 24 hours or less, the card will be charged the full amount.

Most dates can be accomodated, but please give us an alternate date as well.

Legare will contact you to confirm your date. In the event that a particular date/time would not be suitable for fishing, Legare will work with you to choose a better alternative for a sucessful fishing trip.

24’ Yellowfin Bay Boat

This center console boat offers the perfect design for exploring the shallows, with plenty of space for groups.

  • Capacity: Up to 6 guests

  • Rates:
  • 1/2 day (4 hours): $550.
  • Rates are for 2 guests; $50 per each additional guest.

Cash, Venmo, Credit cards accepted. 3.5 % will be applied to all credit cards.

Book an Inshore Fishing Charter Now

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What Species Will You Catch?

The waterways surrounding Isle of Palms and Charleston are teeming with many species of game fish. Whether you want to pole the flats for reds or fish the inlets for flounder, trout, sheepshead, and more, Headshaker Charters knows just the right spot to cast your line. Let us know what you’re hoping to catch, and we’ll get you to the perfect fishing spot.

Check out our Guide to Charleston’s Inshore Fishing Species


All Experience Levels Welcome

A fishing charter in Isle of Palms, SC with Headshaker Charters is the perfect adventure for families, friends, or corporate outings. Whatever your skill level, you are sure to have fun on the waters surrounding Isle of Palms, SC—and Capt. Leland will see to it!

Whether you’re a first timer or an avid angler, we’ll provide all the equipment you need, and Captain Leland will be happy to offer tips and pointers for those who need assistance.

Why Choose Us?

Here are just a few reasons to book your fishing trip with us:

  • Over 20 years of experience
  • USCG-licensed and fully insured
  • Two boat options for your convenience
  • All equipment provided
  • Kids & family friendly

Explore Our Photo Gallery

Need more convincing? Just take a look at all the happy faces and great catches in our photo gallery!

Book Today

Thanks for your interest in Headshaker Charters, your dedicated Isle of Palms fishing guide. Book an inshore fishing charter with us today!







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