Port Canaveral / Florida fishing charters, fishing trips snapper, mahi mahi, kingfish, redfish,
Aboard “Blue Heron Fishing Charters” we offer Cocoa Beach deep sea fishing charters and near coastal and Inshore fishing charters, in and around one of the world’s finest fishing areas at Port Canaveral, Florida.
Blue Heron Charters owns and operates two different Cocoa Beach fishing charter boats, the 26’ Blue Heron
, designed and equipped for near coastal & inshore fishing and eco-tours and the 37’ Emerald C's
, designed and equipped for Cocoa Beach deep sea fishing trips.
We entertain all types of fishing enthusiasts, whether you are an experienced or novice angler. Our Cocoa Beach Deep Sea fishing charters are geared for those who are after “The Big One” such as Sailfish, Wahoo, Kingfish, Mahi Mahi, Grouper and Snapper, to name a few.
Our Near Coastal and Inshore “Family Style” fishing trips are excellent for the young and old anglers alike who want the excitement of catching a wide variety of fish on calmer protected waters. Our Eco-Nature Tours are for all ages that like to “Kick Back” and enjoy nature at its best. One of the all time memorable tours is the view of “History in the Making.” Experiencing the extra-ordinary launch of the Kennedy Space Center’s Rockets or Shuttles, is one of the most spectacular events to view at Cape Ca
naveral. Here at “Blue Heron Charters” we offer a “Tour and Boat for every Budget”.
Cocoa Beach Inshore Fishing on Blue HeronIn-shore fishing on the World Famous Banana River & Indian River Lagoons
This is a great trip for those who like calmer water and is a laid back family style fishing experience for all ages. We use live bait and lures to seek out Redfish, Sea Trout, Snook, Tarpon, Black Drum, and Jack Crevalle. We offer four hour and eight hour trips and often see lots of wildlife as a bonus. These adventures are available year round and rarely the weather is an issue.
4 Hour Trips - 2 to 6 Persons
8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m.Cocoa Beach Near Shore Fishing
Another exciting ocean fishing trip available to those who prefer to stay close to shore is either a full day or half day coastal- near the beach fishing trip. Here we slow troll live bait, lures, or bottom fish along the beaches and inlets for King Mackerel, Spanish Mackerel, Red Fish, Tarpon, Snook, Pompano, Cobia, Whiting, and of course all kinds of sharks. Typically we range out from the beach to 4-6 miles out. These trips are operated year round weather permitting.
4 Hour Trips - 2 to 6 Persons
8:00 am - 12:00 pm, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pmCocoa Beach Deep Sea Fishing
Come join us on an exciting full or half day Cocoa Beach deep sea fishing trip on the Emerald C's
. Trolling the deep blue gulf stream where we routinely catch Sailfish, Wahoo, Black Fin Tuna, and Mahi Mahi( known as dolphin fish), and/or fish the off shore reefs and wrecks for world class bottom fishing, where we catch Red Snapper, Mangrove Snapper, Mutton Snapper, Gag Grouper, Black Grouper, Red Grouper, and Warsaw Grouper. Another favorite technique is slow trolling and drifting the wrecks and reefs with live bait where we routinely catch Sailfish, King Mackerel, Barracuda, and Cobia. We operate these trips through-out the year, weather permitting.
Full Day Trips
Departs at 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 9 Hrs.
3/4 Day Trips
Departs at 7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. 7 Hrs.
Half Day Trips
Departs at 7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 5 Hrs.Cocoa Beach Eco-Nature Tours
Experience viewing the exotic sub tropical species known to Merritt Island and Cape Canaveral on the famous Banana River, Indian River and Sykes Creek Basin. Exciting one-on-one encounters with manatees (also known as “Sea Cows”), see Dolphins dancing in your wake and alligators cruising the shallows. On the “Blue Heron” Eco-Nature Tours, which is operated on calm waters, it is known to observe numerous species of exotic birds that are well known to Florida. Such as the Blue Heron, Great Heron, Egrets, Roseate Spoonbills, Osprey, Ibis, Anhinga, Red Tail Hawks, and Bald Eagles. On occasion, we catch glimpses of wild boars feeding on the waters edge. Come enjoy natures beauty at its best.
2 Hour Trips - 3 - 6 Persons
12 & Younger -
Maximum six people- all tours
Captain Frank has considerable experience in Cocoa Beach Florida charter fishing having his U.S.C.G. Master 100 Ton License for over 20 years and being a Central Florida native. He has grown up fishing the waterways of Florida extensively, from the central Florida East Coast all the way to Key West. As a Capitan, he will work hard to ensure a memorable Cocoa Beach fishing charter experience for all.