Welcome to Tightline Fishing Charters

Discover Amazing Fishing Right Here in Daytona Beach with Captain Ron!

Black Drum

Flounder

Redfish

Snook

Speckled Trout

February and March are the time to go inshore fishing in Daytona Beach for Sheepshead!
Great Family Fun!

Tightline Fishing Charters will be running Inshore and Nearshore fishing trips all year long in 2024.

Fishing Fun for Friends and Families!

Tightline Fishing Charters with Captain Ron Hatcher is a great choice for families and first timers looking for a fun, memorable fishing adventure as well as seasoned anglers looking to explore some of the best coastal fishing in Florida!

Captain Ron offers Inshore Fishing Charters on the beautiful coastal rivers and marshes near Daytona Beach as well as Nearshore Reef Fishing Charters and Shark Fishing Trips in the Atlantic Ocean along Daytona’s fabulous coast.

Fishing for redfish in Daytona Beach with Tightline Fishing Charters

February and March are the Peak Months for Sheepshead fishing in Daytona Beach!

Have Tons of Fun Catching Sheepshead on an Inshore Fishing Trip in Daytona Beach, Florida with Captain Ron!

Captain Ron specializes in inshore fishing trips in Daytona Beach where you’ll find large schools of Sheepshead during the late winter and early spring. Sheepshead are plentiful this time of year and lots of fun to catch. Best of all, Captain Ron is an expert at finding them! We can also fish for Redfish, Black Drum, Mangrove Snapper, Lane Snapper, Flounder, Sea Bass and More!

Ask Captain Ron about his special Sheepshead Run Fishing Trips!

February and March are a great time for Inshore Fishing in Daytona Beach!

Winter Fishing in Daytona Beach

Spring Fishing in Daytona Beach

For More Information See:

Inshore Fishing in Daytona Beach

Nearshore Fishing in Daytona Beach

Plenty of Fishing Trip Pics in Captain Ron’s Photo Gallery

Fishing in Daytona Beach just off the coast for Bull Redfish

Inshore Fishing in Daytona Beach

Relaxing Fishing Trip on the Scenic Halifax River!

Captain Ron and Tightline Fishing Charters specializes in inshore fishing trips targeting Redfish, Snook and Flounder like these on his Inshore Fishing Charters.

The Halifax River just outside Daytona Beach provides inshore saltwater fishing for a wide variety of fish and a beautiful setting for a relaxing fun-filled fishing trip with friends and family. The Halifax river basin is habitat for Redfish, Black Drum, Snook, Flounder and Speckled Trout. There’s good fishing all year long with Sheepshead in the winter, Spanish Mackerel in the Spring and even small Sharks in the summer!

Home to Dolphins and Manatees, the Halifax River is a great place for an inshore fishing adventure that everyone on board will enjoy and remember.

For Pictures from Inshore and Nearshore fishing trips with Tightline Fishing Charters see Captain Ron’s Photo Gallery

Fishing in Daytona Beach just off the coast for Bull Redfish

Nearshore Reef Fishing in Daytona Beach

Most Popular Summertime Fishing Trip!

Captain Ron and Tightline Fishing Charters specializes in coastal fishing adventures and catching Big Bull Redfish like this one on his Nearshore Reef Fishing Charters.

Just off the coast of Daytona Beach there’s great fishing for Mangrove Snapper, Big Bull Redfish, huge Black Drum and Doormat Sized Flounder as well as Sharks and many other species inhabiting the nearshore reefs. Daytona’s extensive artificial reef system begins just 2 miles off the coast and provides great fishing habitat year round.

For a great fishing adventure in the blue waters of the Atlantic and just offshore within sight of the beaches, book a Nearshore Reef Fishing Charter with Captain Ron’s Tightline Fishing Charters

For Pictures of huge Bull Redfish caught nearshore with Tightline Fishing Charters see Captain Ron’s Photo Gallery

Daytona Beach fishing for redfish with Captain Ron

Meet Captain Ron!

Captain Ron Hatcher is one of the most experienced fishing guides in Daytona Beach! A native of Volusia County, with a life-long passion for fishing, Captain Ron Hatcher has been fishing the waters around Daytona Beach since early childhood. You can also visit Captain Ron’s Daytona Beach Fishing Adventures fishing charter website.

Aboard Captain Ron's boat on a Daytona Beach fishing charter

Fish aboard Captain Ron’s new 2021 25′ CHawk.

At 9′ 6″ wide, you won’t be crowded on this boat. The center console design has plenty of seating, storage and fishing room for 6 anglers. Powered by a 2021 Suzuki 300 HP motor.

All our fishing charters are family friendly

Family Friendly Fishing Trips!

Ladies and Kids are Welcome on All Fishing Charters with Captain Ron!
Captain Ron and Tightline Fishing Charters welcomes anglers of all experience levels from First Timers to Highly Experienced Anglers. Whatever your level of experience, Captain Ron wants you and your guests to Have Fun Fishing in Daytona Beach!

Charters & Rates

Inshore fishing in Daytona Beach with Tightline Fishing Charters

Inshore Fishing Charters

Half Day (4 hours) – $450.00
3/4 Day (6 hours) – $600.00
Up to 2 Anglers
Additional Anglers
$50.00 per person
Capacity: 6 Passengers

Prices include everything you need to fish! For More Information see CHARTERS & RATES

For you convenience we now accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express as form of payment. There will be a 3% surcharge for the pay by card option.

INSHORE FISHING with CAPTAIN RON
Fish One of the Most Diverse Estuaries on the East Coast!

Central Florida’s Halifax River basin and its maze of creeks and mangrove marshes are part of a unique and exceptionally diverse coastal estuary system with a wide variety of fish.

Fish for your favorite Southeastern inshore species including: Redfish, Spotted Sea Trout (aka Speckled Trout), Flounder and Black Drum as well as Snook, a tropical species. Many desirable species common in nearshore and offshore waters pass through Ponce Inlet, at the mouth of the Halifax River, to breed and feed. On Captain Ron’s inshore fishing charters you may catch Pompano, Mangrove Snapper, Sheepshead, Spanish Mackerel or even a Jack Crevalle.

Fishing near shore for redfish in Daytona Beach

Nearshore Reef Fishing Charters

Half Day (4 hours) – $525.00
3/4 Day (6 hours) – $675.00
Up to 2 Anglers
Additional Anglers
$50.00 per person
Capacity: 6 Passengers

Prices include everything you need to fish! For More Information see CHARTERS & RATES

For you convenience we now accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express as form of payment. There will be a 3% surcharge for the pay by card option.

NEARSHORE FISHING with CAPTAIN RON
Fish One of the Largest Artificial Reef Systems in Florida!

Volusia County (home of Daytona Beach) has been creating new, highly productive offshore habitat just off the coast near Daytona Beach since the 1980s.

Fish the reefs up to 3 miles from the inlet for an astonishing variety of fish including: Big Bull Redfish and Black Drum, Mangrove Snapper, Lane Snapper, Jack Crevalle, Flounder, Speckled Trout, Sea Bass, Whitings, Weakfish, Spanish Mackerel, Sheepshead and even Cobia and Tarpon.

Reeling in a shark while fishing in Daytona Beach with Captain Ron

Shark Fishing Charters

3 hours – $500.00
Up to 4 Anglers
Additional Anglers
$50.00 per person
Capacity: 6 Passengers

Prices include everything you need to fish! For More Information see CHARTERS & RATES

For you convenience we now accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express as form of payment. There will be a 3% surcharge for the pay by card option.

SHARK FISHING with CAPTAIN RON
Shark fishing near shore for a variety of sharks.
Sharks are never far from shore in Daytona Beach. We’ll be fishing for sharks up to 3 miles off the coast for Atlantic Sharpnosed Sharks, Black Tip Sharks, Hammerheads, Shovel Head Sharks, Bull Sharks, Lemon Sharks and more. Our shark fishing trips are Family Friendly. Kids are always welcome on all fishing trips with Captain Ron and Tightline Fishing Charters.

Fishing for Redfish in Daytona Beach with Captain Ron

Catching Big Bull Redfish with Captain Ron!

Captain Ron Specializes in Catching Redfish on his Daytona Beach Fishing Charters from slot size “Keepers” to big “Bull” Redfish. For more Infomation on catching Redfish with Captain Ron see…