Welcome to Tightline Fishing Charters

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

Black Drum

Red Snapper

Flounder

Redfish

Tightline Fishing Charters with Captain Ron Hatcher offers Inshore Fishing in the beautiful coastal rivers and marshes near Daytona Beach, Nearshore Reef Fishing along Daytona Beach’s fabulous coast and Offshore Fishing in the Atlantic Ocean.

Flounder caught on a Daytona Beach fishing trip with Captain Ron

Summertime Fishing in Daytona Beach

Summer Has Arrived and We’re Catching Fish in Daytona Beach!  Offshore Reef Fishing in Daytona Beach is at it’s Peak All Summer Long! Let’s Go Get ‘em!

Captain Ron is running Nearshore and Offshore Fishing Trips to the coastal reefs all Summer to fish for Snapper, Grouper, Amberjacks, Triggerfish, Black Drum, big “doormat” Flounder and huge reef dwelling Bull Redfish like the redfish in the pictures above and below.

Daytona Beach Inshore Fishing Charters are also available. On an Inshore Fishing Trip with Captain Ron you’ll be fishing the Halifax River and Ponce Inlet for Redfish, Flounder, Sheepshead, Black Drum and Speckled Trout.

Captain Ron specializes in catching big Bull Redfish like these! The Daytona Beach area is one of the premier fishing grounds for big bull redfish in all of Florida. See More Big Reds in Captain Ron’s Photo Gallery

Fishing for redfish in Daytona Beach with Tightline Fishing Charters

Autumn Redfish Run 2021 was a Huge Success!

Don’t Miss it in 2022

Catch Monster Bull Redfish with Captain Ron, one of the Top Redfish Anglers in Daytona Beach!

Ask Captain Ron about catching Big Bull Redfish on the reefs in Spring and Summer!

Autumn is Prime Time for Catching Big Bull Redfish near Daytona Beach!
Captain Ron Specializes in Fishing for Big Redfish and October through November they’re entering inshore waters near Daytona Beach through Ponce Inlet. We also catch Black Drum, Red Snapper, Mangrove Snapper, Lane Snapper, Cobia, Amberjacks, Flounder, Sea Bass and More!
Inshore, Nearshore or Offshore, Autumn is a great time for fishing in Daytona Beach!
For More Information See:
Autumn Redfish Run at Ponce Inlet
and About Redfish

Plenty of Big Monster Redfish in 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.

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

Fish aboard Captain Ron’s brand 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) – $500.00
3/4 Day (6 hours) – $650.00
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.

A red snapper caught on a Daytona Beach fishing trip

Offshore Fishing Charters

Half Day (4 hours) – $600.00
3/4 Day (6 hours) – $750.00
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.

OFFSHORE FISHING with CAPTAIN RON
Amazing Reef Fishing! Fish Further Offshore for Bigger Fish & A Larger Variety of Fish!

We’ll be fishing up to 12 miles off the coast of Daytona Beach and Volusia County!

Bottom fish deeper reefs, habitat for even more species including many varieties of Grouper, Red Snapper, Vermillion Snapper, Triggerfish and Amberjacks. There’s also many of the same species found nearshore but often larger fish! This includes Bull Redfish, Mangrove and Lane Snapper, Flounder, Sea Bass and Sheepshead. When conditions are right, we can even sight cast for big predators such as Cobia, King Mackerel, Wahoo or Mahi.

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…