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St George Island Fishing Charters

St George Island, Florida is located in one of the panhandles best inshore fisheries. With direct access to area’s like Dog Island, St Vincent Island, Carrabell, and Apalachee Bay – St George Island offers our clients shots at all of our inshore favorites in a very diverse fishery. Here you can expect shots at redfish, sea trout, tarpo, triple tail, black drum, cobia, spanish mackerel, and many other popular inshore species.

an angler in Panacea holding a black drum

Flats Fishing near St George Island

St George Island is a natural barrier island, and in this area is one of the states most well kept secret flats fishing destinations. With multiple launch points, varying seasons, and many kinds of structure- it is well known for its active fishing. Whether looking to work the grass flats, oyster beds or even in the marsh grass; this area has it all.

a panacea fishing guide holding a redfish

St George Island Saltwater Species

The flats and inshore waters surrounding St George Island are teeming with many species of gamefish. I will say the staple in the area, found all year, are redfish and sea trout. However, anglers can expect shots at other species such as tarpon, triple tail, black drum, spanish mackerel, cobia, sharks, jack crevalle, and many others – depending on the time of year.

a young girl on a fishing boat

St George Island Family Fishing Trips

If you want to fish with your family, the kids will definitely have a great time. Aside from being able to “battle” sea trout, or enjoy the acrobatics of a feisty ladyfish, this area is home to manatees, dolphin, and a very diverse bird population (including the rosette spoonbill). Your day on the water will be far from boring.

two fisherman holding large redfish

At North Florida Inshore we love fishing the flats and marsh grass systems here in North Florida. We want to make sure that our guests have a great time and a productive day, but more importantly connect with this area’s coastal system in a way few have had the opportunity to do.  We strive to bring everything that Florida flats fishing is all about to this part of the state. Whether full day , 3/4 day, or half day- Captain John Swanson is the right choice for your next St George Island area saltwater fishing adventure! Get Started