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Fontaine Charters

#3 of 7 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Edisto Island Features Animals
3729 Dock Site Rd, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3601
+1 843-869-3446
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Fantastic Morning!

Though it was a bit chilly for this time of year, it was finally a calm day with little wind. We... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
Michelle K
via mobile
Great Afternoon on the Water!

Enjoyed a great afternoon on the water, fishing and enjoying the Low Country scenery with my son... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2016
Fairfax Station, VA
via mobile
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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
+1 843-869-3446
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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

1  Thank Michelle K
Reviewed 6 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!

Thank thecitadel86
Reviewed 18 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

Thank Vicki K
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Captain Jim is one of the best guides we've ever had. We caught a ton of fish and he's a great guy. Made it a memorable experience for me and my family. Highly recommend

Thank madomiak
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Great place for children and adults. The guides are fantastic and will help young kids learn how to fish and amazing for going out and getting the trophy of ur dreams. So much fun!

Thank ryan c
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Jimmy is the best. Very relaxed and helpful with kids. Have been on trips with Jimmy at least 20 times and never been disappointed.

Thank George C
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

We had a great time... Captain Jimmy is a real professional. Our next trip to Edisto will see us out there with him again.

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Captain Jimmy went out of his way to make sure we had a great time. We heard from some locals that he was the best on the island and he totally lived up to his reputation. We caught enough whiting and trout to have a...More

Thank Clayton F
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

My granddaughter and I were taken on a fishing expedition with Cap'n Jimmy. What a great time was had by all. Of course, my granddaughter won the contests; First Fish, Most Fish, and Biggest Fish. We caught enough to fish to have two meals for...More

Thank Dennis N
Reviewed 30 January 2016

On several visits to Edisto Island, I have chartered with Captain Jimmy. Even though our visits were on the off season for fishing, he put us on some fish and helped us organize other outdoor events. He was very knowledgeable about the history and the...More

Thank Deane W
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