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Fontaine Charters

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3729 Dock Site Rd, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3601
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Jimmy is a man with a plan

Booked a trip with Jimmy for my 40th. Weather conditions were questionable for the days leading up... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sandlapper20
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Aiken, SC
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Great Time!

Jimmy at Fontaine Charters took great care to give us a perfect fishing day. He answered my many... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Ellen S
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Center Valley, Pennsylvania
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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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“bull reds” (2 reviews)
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3729 Dock Site Rd, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3601
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

Thank Sandlapper20
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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

Thank Ellen S
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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

Thank George C
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Reviewed 22 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

Thank Beeson13
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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

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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

Thank RandomBookNerd
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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

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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
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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
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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
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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
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