We offer customizable trips to meet your fishing, cruising and entertainment needs for groups up to six. 

We provide a friendly, professional Captain and Mate; a well-maintained vessel with all required safety equipment that meets or exceeds inspection standards; top of the line fishing equipment, tackle and bait; an air-conditioned, spacious salon with latest entertainment technology for a comfortable ride out.

The Sea Hound has newly re-powered (2018) with MAN engines and the additional comfort of a SEAKEEPER! 

Sea Hound Spring/Summer 2019 rates:

Listed below are examples of typical fishing trips for reference. For tournaments, reduced/extended hours, or speciality excursions please contact us for planning and pricing. We also help to put together, "split trips," during the summer months for clients that do not have a whole group and/or do not want to reserve the whole boat but want to pair up with another group to fish.  

  • Gulf Stream Fishing - Leaving 5 AM and returning around 6 PM for up to six people out of Carolina Beach, NC - $2400 June- September or Mt. Pleasant, SC - $2600 March - June

  • All Day Bottom Fishing - for up to six people (Carolina Beach) - $2000

  • 3/4 Day Trolling - for up to six people - $1200

  • Half Day Offshore Fishing - Morning or Afternoon trip - $600

  • "Family Fun Special"- Morning or Afternoon trip - $500 (Great for first time fishermen and young families!)

    Other Trips

  • Inshore/Nearshore Fishing - Carolina Beach, NC - For a 4-7 hour trip either morning or afternoon aboard the, Sea Puppy, for 3 people - call for rates.

  • Inshore/Nearshore Fishing - Mt. Pleasant, SC - Check out: Kingfisher Charters at - http://kingfishersc.com/ located in Toler’s Cove Marina.

Cash, checks, and major credit cards accepted

A deposit is required upon booking. You can reserve your date by credit card, check or cash.

A 3.5% Convenience fee will be charged for credit card purchases.


The gods do not deduct from man’s allotted span the hours spent in fishing.
— ~Babylonian Proverb

Answers to Frequently asked questions:

  • The Sea Hound is USCG certified to carry up to six passengers (the Coast Guard limits charter boats to 6).

  • We provide everything needed for fishing; ice, bait, tackle and a professional mate. You only need to bring food and beverages (catering is available for an extra fee), sunscreen, sunglasses, camera, and seasonal clothing. Bring motion-sickness and other medicine if needed.

  • You do not need a fishing license to fish. The Sea Hound provides all state and federal licenses and permits.

  • Tipping the crew is customary and appreciated but not required. The typical amount is 15% of the price of the trip.

  • Fish cleaning and packaging for transport is available.

  • Weather is always challenging to predict. We communicate with our clients to make sure fishing is safe and enjoyable.

  • Pleasure Island has many wonderful hotels and restaurants. We will be glad to give recommendations. Your positive. overall experience is important to us!