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Fishing South Carolina

EZFishing brings you South Carolina's most comprehensive list of fishing locations, providing interactive maps that show each location's GPS coordinates, nearby facilities (like restaurants, gas stations, marinas and fishing shops), their current and forecasted weather and, if available, their water conditions.

Registered users can rate fishing locations, post their personal/public notes and also tag them with information about fish species generally caught there as well as the most common and effective fishing techniques.

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South Carolina Fishing Resources

Fishing regulations and licensing, guides/outfitter services and local fishing clubs in South Carolina.

South Carolina Fishing Regulations

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South Carolina Fishing License

Purchasing a fishing license you are helping to preserve the environment and also ensure that future generations can enjoy fishing as you are. Among other things, your fishing license fees support fisheries and hatcheries management, education programs about fishing and conservation, protection of endangered species.

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Links to South Carolina Government Agencies

Here are a few websites of South Carolina's agencies involved in regulation and conservation.

South Carolina Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in South Carolina.

  • The Best Weedless Spoons to Catch More Fish
  • plastics with fake wiggling legs and completely realistic eyes that sometimes you have to remind yourself that we caught fish before all that stuff was around,” notes South Carolina Lowcountry guide Jay Nelson, of Winyah Guide Service, who likes using ...
  • Sport Fishing on MSN.com
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  • 1/17/2018 2:46:00 AM
  • On Your Side | Animal cruelty laws in Georgia and South Carolina
  • (WRDW/WAGT) – South Carolina lawmakers are looking to make an amendment to ... competitive, hunting, trapping, fishing, wildlife management, or pest control practices or the authorized practice of veterinary medicine” as permitted under the state ...
  • WRDW-TV
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  • 1/16/2018 1:31:00 AM
  • Coast Guard looking for man who fell off fishing vessel near Myrtle Beach
  • The Coast Guard Sector in Charleston, South Carolina is searching for a man who fell off a fishing vessel 21 miles east of Myrtle Beach Friday evening. According to Lt. James Zorn with the Coast Guard, the missing fisherman is 42-year-old Howard “Dale ...
  • Myrtle Beach Online
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  • 1/6/2018 1:31:00 PM
  • surf fishing
  • My wife and I are new to South Carolina. We would like to surf fish at Edisto State Park, this summer. We took a ride out there today and could not find any tackle shops. As we have questions to ask. Like what to fish for and what to use for bait.
  • North Carolina Sportsman
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  • 1/3/2018 12:45:00 AM
  • Goode Partners backs fishing and hunting apparel maker Marolina Outdoor
  • Goode Partners has made an investment in Charleston, South Carolina-based Marolina Outdoor Inc, a maker of performance apparel for fishing and hunting enthusiasts. No financial terms were disclosed. (New York, New York) January 2, 2018 — Goode Partners ...
  • Private Equity Hub
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  • 1/2/2018 2:46:00 PM
  • 71-Year-Old Angler Takes The Lead For Final Bassmaster Classic Berth
  • The man with the heaviest two-day total in the Fish-Off will be a part of the Classic field when the event is held March 16-18 on Lake Hartwell in South Carolina. “It’s the only big tournament I’ve never fished,” Dodson said. “But I thought ...
  • Fishing World
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  • 1/1/2018 11:46:00 PM
  • Watch: 'Timid' Great White Shark Circles Fishing Boat Off South Carolina Coast
  • A group of spectators got more than what they bargained for during a fishing expedition Friday off the coast of South Carolina when they were surrounded by a great white shark. Chip Michalove, owner and operator of Outcast Fishing on Hilton Head Island ...
  • International Business Times
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  • 12/27/2017 10:19:00 AM
  • Great white shark surprises, circles fishing boat
  • Five Wisconsin natives got more than they were expecting during a fishing expedition Friday off the coast of South Carolina. Chip Michalove, owner and operator of Outcast Fishing on Hilton Head Island, SC, had planned a leisurely afternoon of catching a ..
  • Fox News
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  • 12/25/2017 6:58:00 PM
  • SC man may have caught a world record black drum fish
  • It was 43 inches in girth and 53 inches long. Due to regulations from the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, the fishermen weren’t allowed to bring their fish in to be officially weighed, Kirby said. Black drum have to be between 14 and 27 ...
  • WWBT-TV NBC 12
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  • 12/22/2017 7:10:00 PM
  • Fishing report: Late autumn cold front puts chill on fishing activity
  • The greater amberjack fishery is closed to harvest for recreational anglers until March 2018. Also, cobia cannot be harvested in 2017 in South Carolina waters (to three miles offshore) or federal waters (beyond three miles) and must be released.
  • Myrtle Beach Online
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  • 12/8/2017 12:49:00 AM
  • Two Bass Fishing Adventures out of Okeechobee City
  • I had the pleasure of fishing with Mark Sackman and Mark Fisher traveling from Greenwood, South Carolina and West Palm Beach. They wanted to experience Lake Okeechobee this time of year. The first day out on the water was a great one. A strong bite was ...
  • bassonline.com
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  • 12/4/2017 10:07:00 PM
  • 1203 Fishing Report
  • William’s fleet is also finding a very good crappie bite pulling jigs in 20 feet of water in the creek channels of the South Carolina Little River. They are also catching fish on brush fishing 15 feet down over 20-25 feet of water. Guide Wendell Wilson ...
  • indexjournal.com
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  • 12/3/2017 5:42:00 AM
  • Is that fish you caught in Lowcountry waters legal?
  • Lastly, here in South Carolina the cost of a saltwater license is a joke. A SC resident license is only $10 and that is good for fishing, shrimping, crabbing and shellfish harvesting 365 days of the year. Since I travel to Georgia, Florida and North ...
  • Island Packet Online
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  • 11/30/2017 5:46:00 PM
  • Trout fishing without peer
  • The weather plays a big part in just how adventurous anglers can be this time of year, but one of the safest fishing spots in South Carolina’s Lowcountry, is also one of the best. The Mount Pleasant Pier at Memorial Waterfront Park in the Charleston ...
  • North Carolina Sportsman
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  • 11/28/2017 5:32:00 PM
  • Nine States and Growing – Falcon Boats
  • The owners’ vast boat manufacturing experience in both the freshwater and saltwater industries are combined to build an exceptional boat for fishability and serviceability. The Falcon manufacturing facility is in Newberry, South Carolina.
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 11/28/2017 3:45:00 PM
  • 1119 Fishing Report
  • William’s fleet is also finding a very good crappie bite pulling jigs in 20 feet of water in the creek channels of the South Carolina Little River. They are also catching fish on brush fishing 15 feet down over 20-25 feet of water. Guide Wendell Wilson ...
  • indexjournal.com
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  • 11/19/2017 4:16:00 AM
  • Opening Red Snapper Season
  • The Council discussed the changes during their meeting Monday in Charleston, South Carolina. The Council requested an emergency action from the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) to open a 2017 red snapper season in South Atlantic federal waters.
  • fishtrack.com
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  • 9/27/2017 7:54:00 PM
  • Patterson Wins IFA Kayak Fishing Tour Event at Georgetown, South Carolina
  • Kayak angler takes home more than $3,000 in prize money NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. – Mark Patterson, of Greensboro, North Carolina, measured a combined limit of 57.88 inches to win the final regular-season event for the 2017 Atlantic Division of the IFA ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/27/2017 7:21:00 AM
  • South Atlantic Council to Open Red Snapper Season
  • The Council discussed the changes during their meeting Monday in Charleston, South Carolina. The Council requested an emergency action from the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) to open a 2017 red snapper season in South Atlantic federal waters.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/27/2017 7:21:00 AM
  • IFA Redfish Tours Head to Georgetown, South Carolina
  • NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. – Inshore anglers from across the Carolinas and surrounding regions will converge at Georgetown, South Carolina, September 23-24, for the final regular-season events for the Atlantic Division of the 2017 IFA Redfish Tour Presented ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/14/2017 6:45:00 AM
  • Old steel bridge becoming fishing reef
  • There, in over 300 feet of water, it will become part of the South Carolina Memorial Reef, providing habitat for fish and sea life on what was formerly a sandy stretch of seafloor. The Memorial Reef fund was started by an independent group of anglers who .
  • northcarolinasportsman.com
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  • 9/6/2017 6:15:00 AM
  • Recovery: Restoring Decency to Tarpon Tournaments
  • In 2013 South Carolina followed suit with a one-fish limit of 77 inches. After 1989, the year Florida made it illegal to kill a tarpon unless it exceeded the state record, the population surged; and fish piled back into Boca Grande Pass, a staging area for
  • blog.nature.org
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  • 9/5/2017 10:12:00 AM
  • Coast Guard suspends search for 2 missing North Carolina boaters
  • Their 22-foot fishing boat was found 15 miles east of Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, hours after the Coast Guard announced the search had expanded south. “After an exhaustive search on the water and from the air over the past week, we made the difficult .
  • WNCT
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  • 9/4/2017 1:05:00 PM

South Carolina Guides/Outfitters

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South Carolina Fishing Clubs

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