Offshore Charters

Come aboard the Family Tradition, a 51 ft Custom Carolina Forbes powered by twin 1600hp Caterpillar engines that provide a fast and comfortable ride. At a 30mph cruise speed, the Family Tradition is one of the fastest charter boats in Charleston, which means more fishing time for you and your crew. Our boat is outfitted with the top of the line rods, reels and tackle all included in your charter price.

We’ll show you why Charleston, South Carolina is one of the world’s top destinations for deep sea fishing. Our waters feature a wide variety of migratory pelagic fishing throughout the year including, Tuna, Marlin, Sailfish, Wahoo and Dolphin.

1/2 Day Charter

7am - 1pm
$1600
  • Captain Ralph's Breakfast
  • Fishing License provided for each guest
  • Ice
  • Bait
  • Rods
  • Bottom fishing at 75 ft- 100 ft
  • Targeted Species
  • Amberjack
  • Barracuda
  • Black Seabass
  • Cobra
  • Grouper
  • Kingfish
  • Sharks
  • Snapper
  • Triggerfish

3/4 Day Charter

5am - 2pm
$2000
  • Captain Ralph's Breakfast
  • Fishing License provided for each guest
  • Ice
  • Bait
  • Rods
  • Bottom Fishing and trolling at 90 - 150 ft
  • Targeted Species
  • Amberjack
  • Barracuda
  • Black Seabass
  • Cobia
  • Grouper
  • Kingfish
  • Mahi Mahi
  • Sailfish
  • Sharks
  • Snapper
  • Triggerfish
  • Tuna
  • Wahoo

Overnight Charter

8am - 10am Following Morning
$3400
  • Captain Ralph's Breakfast
  • Fishing License provided for each guest
  • Ice
  • Bait
  • Rods
  • Grill to cook dinner
  • Troll Fishing at 120 - 1200  ft
  • Targeted Species
  • Tuna
  • Marlin
  • Sail Fin
  • White Marlin
  • Wahoo
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Your mate works for tips, that’s how we make our living. A 20% tip is customary, but we’ll gladly accept whatever compensation you believe matches your experience with us. The offshore fishing in Charleston, SC is world-class. We will run 50-60 miles offshore, so we highly recommend the Full Day Fishing Charter to get the most out of your time on the water.

Items You Should Bring

  • Shoes with non-marking soles
  • Food and Beverages to last throughout the day (lots of water to prevent dehydration)
  • Hat and Polarized Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen and Camera
  • Change of Clothing

Items Not Allowed

  • Illegal Drugs
  • Any type of GPS device
  • Glass Bottles
  • Firearms
  • Coolers (please leave them in your vehicle until we return)

Items We Provide

  • Ice for food, beverages and fish
  • All required fishing permits and licenses
  • Fishing Lures and Bait
  • Rods & Reels (Penn International Reels)
  • Fish Cleaning and Bagging