Derrick Bray

Meet Captain Derrick Bray

Meet Captain Derrick Bay by Blue Light Charters

Captain Derrick Bray is the experienced and passionate guide behind Blue Light Charters, bringing over 20 years of fishing expertise to the waters of Coastal Florida and Charleston, South Carolina. Known for his deep knowledge of local fishing hotspots and his friendly, patient demeanor, Captain Derrick ensures that every trip is an unforgettable adventure. Whether guiding seasoned anglers to their next trophy catch or teaching beginners the basics of fishing, his commitment to excellence and customer satisfaction shines through on every outing.

The Blue Light Charters boat is a state-of-the-art fishing vessel designed for both comfort and performance. Equipped with the latest technology and top-of-the-line fishing gear, the boat is well-suited for a variety of fishing excursions, from inshore and nearshore to offshore adventures. Safety is a top priority, and the boat meets all modern safety standards, providing a secure and enjoyable experience on the water. With ample space for guests, the boat offers an ideal platform for both individual anglers and groups, ensuring everyone has the opportunity to enjoy a successful and comfortable fishing trip.

Captain Derrick Bray's extensive experience and dedication to the craft of fishing make him a standout guide in the industry. Raised on the waters of Coastal Florida, his lifelong passion for fishing has driven him to master the local marine environments, ensuring he knows the best spots to find a variety of species. His professional yet approachable manner puts guests at ease, creating a fun and educational atmosphere on every trip. Captain Derrick's ability to tailor each outing to the skill level and interests of his clients has earned him a loyal following and numerous five-star reviews. Whether you're aiming for Redfish in the Charleston estuaries or chasing King Mackerel offshore, Captain Derrick's expertise and enthusiasm make Blue Light Charters the perfect choice for your next fishing adventure.

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Expertise & Attributes

fishing Attributes

Master Guide
Nature / Wildlife Views
Saltwater Fishing
Freshwater Fishing
Bass Fishing
Live Bait
Technical Fishing
Good with New Anglers
Good with Families
Good with Kids

Gear & Equipment

Available Fishing Gear

Live Bait

Good to Knows


- Rods, Reels & Tackle

- Live Bait (When Applicable)


- Hat, Sunscreen, Polaroid Sunglasses

- Wear weather appropriate clothing

- Food & Drinks

DEPOSIT: A deposit is required for all bookings and will be applied at checkout 


BALANCE: The remaining balance is due on the trip date as either Credit or Cash. 


GUEST CANCELLATION: In the event that you must cancel your booking, you must do so 3 days prior to your trip date to receive a refund on your deposit. Rescheduling is encouraged and dependent on guide availability. 


GUIDE CANCELLATION: In the rare event that your guide must cancel due to inclement weather, health, or equipment issues, you will have the option to reschedule your charter for a later date or receive a refund on your deposit. 


TIPPING: Tips to your guide are greatly appreciated for your quality trip.



Boat Type: Motorboat (engine-powered)

Boat Guest Capacity: 4

Boat Length: 21

Manufacturer Name: Robalo (Bay boat)

Model Year: 2020

Number of Engines: 1

Horsepower per Engine: 150

Maximum Cruising Speed: 40

Boat Registration: Not Given

Features: GPS, Fish Finder, Wireless Trolling Motor, Livewell / Live Bait Tank

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Embark on an exhilarating fishing journey with Blue Light Charters, the ultimate destination for remarkable angling escapades in Charleston. Helmed by Captain Derrick Bay, Blue Light Charters invites anglers of every proficiency level to hook impressive catches amidst the picturesque splendor of Charleston's pristine waters. Pledging an unwavering dedication to customer contentment and fueled by a fervent love for fishing, Blue Light Charters guarantees an extraordinary aquatic expedition teeming with thrills, companionship, and enduring recollections.

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