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Holy City Fishing Charters

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Charleston, SC 29418
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A trip you won’t forget or regret!

I have used Captain John’s services for several years now. He is my go to guide in Charleston. A... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2018
Robbie M
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Inshore trip

Great guy. We have fun everytime we go out. Not just a great guide but a down to earth guy that you... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
carbonguy27
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Captain John can take you fishing the inshore waters and the Stono, Cooper, Ashley, and Wando Rivers for a variety of species. The target species include Redfish, Speckled Trout, Flounder, Ladyfish, Sheepshead, Black Drum, Jack Crevalle. Sharks of all species and sizes are also common​ during the warmer months.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Charleston, SC 29418
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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

I have used Captain John’s services for several years now. He is my go to guide in Charleston. A very unique experience from an even more unique fellow. He’s got something special going on in that boat. Please leave the bananas at home! -Robbie

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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Great guy. We have fun everytime we go out. Not just a great guide but a down to earth guy that you like to talk to. We did an inshore trip and caught numerous redfish, trout, sheepshead, and Black Drum. He knows his stuff. Had...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Had a complete blast on this trip!!!! Took us to our first spot and within minutes we landed some fish !! I highly recommend using John as your charter!!!

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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

I am born and raised in Charleston and took my first fishing charter ever with Captain John Fuss a few years ago. I am still telling stories and talking about that day on the water. John is so good at what he does, I was...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Wife and I had best day ever inshore catching fish! It’s obvious John knows the area/waters well and finds the fish. However she caught the largest redfish 😡

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Reviewed 4 December 2017

I sure had a nice day on the water with Capt John of Holy City Fishing Charters. He's a true professional and we spent the morning releasing fish after fish. Capt John has a passion about the customers experience together with a vast knowledge of...More

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Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Cpt John is a stand out guide in a city where every person who fishes thinks they are a professional. His knowledge and ability to show the beauties of the Lowcountry and to keep you laughing make a fishing trip so much more than just...More

Thank Travis M
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Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

You could not ask for a better inshore fishing trip/ guide than with holy city fishing/ caption jon. He put us on fish all day and did everything in his power to help us catch all day. Very friendly and knowledgeable. My wife and I...More

Thank B M
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Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

John is an awesome, down to earth guy with outstanding knowledge in ALL he is involved in. My boyfriend and I schedule a fishing trip with him every few months and he never lets us know. Lots of fish, takin it easy and good times...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Captain John is an all around professional at what he does! His passion for the outdoors & knowledge of the beautiful Charleston waters is very evident from the moment you step on the boat. My girlfriend & I have taken numerous trips out with John...More

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