Looking for the best Inshore fishing Guide or Charter Boat near Daytona Beach, for redfish, trout, flounder and more. Wanting to have a great day of saltwater or freshwater fishing in Daytona Beach, Flagler Beach, Ormond Beach, Port Orange, Ponce Inlet, and surrounding areas? Look no further than Capt. Billy Pettigrew.

He’s a native to these waters, and a tournament fisherman, who knows the local waters and its fish like few others. There are a wide variety of species to choose from; redfish, sea trout, snook, flounder, tarpon, black drum or other species you’re looking for! Capt. Billy will put you on the fish. 

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Daytona Beach Fishing Guide and Charters

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About Daytona Beach WatersThe waters surrounding the Daytona Beach area are diverse. To the south lies Ponce Inlet, To the north is Flagler Beach and Smith Creek while Ormond Beach has the Tomoka River and Tomoka Basin. With the Halifax River connecting it all. The opportunities for exceptional saltwater fishing are endless from Flats, Backwater, Creeks, Bays and more. Fishing for redfish, speckled sea trout, flounder, tarpon, snook, snapper, sharks and more. With this type of diversity something’s sure to be biting!

All trips are customized to the skill level of the customer, so whether you’re a beginner to a hardcore angler. whether you are looking for an intense day of fishing, or a novice looking for a relaxing day on the water, Capt. Billy is dedicated to making your day on the water memorable.

If fishing isn’t your thing, how about a day cruise around Daytona and surrounding waters? Picnic on the shores of one of the many islands in the area, or just cruise around viewing the abundant wildlife, including manatees, porpoises (dolphins), pelicans, and the many wading birds that call Volusia County home.

Please check out our “Trip Details” page for more details on the many opportunities available on waters surrounding Daytona Beach.


For your convenience we have an online reservation system which allows you to check availability, reserve your date, and pay your deposit. Please check the “Reservations” portion of this web site for more details. I also provide a Military, Law Enforcement and Fire Fighter/E.M.T. Discount. (Active or Retired)

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Daytona Beach Fishing Report

January 3, 2024

Weather is cooling down and the fishing is heating up. The waters of Flagler Beach, Ormond Beach, Daytona Beach and Port Orange are heating up with the Redfish bite as they are schooling up in the shallows. This is the time of year where you down size your baits. I like using 2″ mud minnows or about a 3″ live shrimp on a 1/8th oz jighead. If redfish is not your cup of tea there is also a sheephead and black drum bite as well. The bait to use is simple live or fresh dead shrimp on fish finder rig.…

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