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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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Find any of the 5997 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.


South Carolina Fishing Resources

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

South Carolina Fishing Regulations

Are you familiar with the fishing regulation in South Carolina?
It is never a bad idea to check it again before your next outing.

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.

Here it is where you can get your fishing license.

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.

  • Landrum High School fishing team wins state youth championship
  • I was expecting a bigger fish to come through there and it just never did.” Going to Clemson University or the University of South Carolina and competing at the college level is a dream for Dukes. He added he was convinced by his friend and LHS junior ...
  • Tryon Daily Bulletin
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  • 4/21/2017 6:37:00 PM
  • Shimano opens new fishing headquarters in Ladson
  • Shimano, a company known in South Carolina for its fishing reels, rods, and lures, opened its new fishing headquarters in Ladson last week. The company is one of many vendors which partners with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR ...
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  • 4/21/2017 5:31:00 PM
  • Fish In SC Contest Overview
  • The South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism and Mast General Store are proud to present the Catching Memories: Fish In SC Photo Contest! Beginning May 1 until June 30, you can enter your best fishing photos taken on the waters of South ...
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  • 4/21/2017 8:59:00 AM
  • Catfish Videos: 8 Must-See Clips
  • In this video from 2010, Game & Fish photo editor Ron Sinfelt takes a trip with Kevin Davis of Black’s Camp on the Santee Cooper lake system in South Carolina to find out how to catch the reservoir’s huge blue catfish.
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  • 4/18/2017 3:58:00 PM
  • Bassmaster Open Set for Tennessee's Chickamauga Lake
  • The pro with the most weight after three days of action will earn a berth into the 2018 GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by DICK'S Sporting Goods, which will be held on Lake Hartwell in South Carolina — provided the winner fishes all other Opens in the .
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  • 4/17/2017 7:21:00 AM
  • Video Vault: Drift Rigs for Santee Cooper Catfish
  • Catfish techniques never go out of style, so Game & Fish went back into its video vault and pulled out the following piece from Santee Cooper Lakes in South Carolina. In this video from 2010, Game & Fish photo editor Ron Sinfelt takes a trip with Kevin ...
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  • 4/14/2017 7:09:00 PM
  • Gamecocks Fishing Team president catches 10-pound bass
  • So when someone joins the double-digit club, it’s always an eyebrow raising affair. Aaron Fewell, president of the University of South Carolina Fishing Team, joined that elusive club on the last day of March when he landed a largemouth that pushed his ...
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  • 4/14/2017 4:32:00 PM
  • Komyati Wins IFA Kayak Fishing Tour Event at Beaufort, South Carolina
  • Kayak angler takes home more than $2,800 in prize money NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. – Joe Komyati, of Raleigh, North Carolina, measured a combined limit of 48.25 inches to win the first 2017 regular-season event for the Atlantic Division of the IFA Kayak ...
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  • 4/13/2017 7:05:00 AM
  • Anglers starting to see more fish
  • Both cobia and red snapper regulations remain in effect as of this writing. Neither species can be harvested in South Carolina waters and must be released immediately. Bottom-fishing is still being very solid to anglers as of late. Vermillion snapper ...
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  • 4/12/2017 5:19:00 AM
  • Top 10 Baits from Lake Cumberland
  • says he fished primarily with a Strike King KVD J200 jerkbait and a Strike King 3XD crankbait. 10. South Carolina pro Anthony Gagliardi caught his top-10 bag with a Tightlines UV 6-inch finesse worm in a custom orange color.
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  • 4/10/2017 4:13:00 PM
  • FLW fishing tourney a $1.5 million success
  • 30 p.m. Throughout the season, anglers are also vying for valuable points to qualify for the 2017 Forrest Wood Cup, the world championship of professional bass fishing, which will be on Lake Murray in Columbia, South Carolina, August 11-13.
  • Commonwealth Journal
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  • 4/9/2017 11:34:00 AM
  • Fishing report: Wicked weather slows action for anglers on local waters
  • The 2017 South Carolina Wahoo Series continues through April 16, featuring a two-fish aggregate with boats fishing two days each. Several boats fished on Sunday, with a 59.7-pounder the largest caught. A 100-pound, 5-ounce specimen weighed in a week ago by
  • Myrtle Beach Online
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  • 4/6/2017 9:53:00 PM
  • Fish Tacos with Mango Salsa
  • It’s ALWAYS about food! And we’ll be hitting up new restaurants daily, which just sounds amazing. Since I’ve never been to South Carolina, I’m hoping to be adventurous when it comes to ordering my meals. And I’ll use these Fish Tacos as inspiration.
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  • 4/5/2017 3:27:00 PM
  • Charleston angler determined to catch all of South Carolina's native fish
  • How many species of fish have you caught? While some anglers have a goal of pursuing one species of fish, and catching as many and as large of that one species as possible, other anglers prefer to chase a variety of fish. John Isom of Charleston, S.C. is .
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  • 4/5/2017 10:31:00 AM
  • Croft State Park gets new barrier-free fishing pier
  • A ribbon-cutting was held recently for a new barrier-free fishing pier built at Croft State Park's Lake Craig in a partnership between S.C. State Parks, Duke Energy and the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources. "It's difficult for folks to find a
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  • 4/3/2017 9:29:00 PM
  • Family fishing opportunities plentiful with Youth Fishing Rodeos
  • “This year we have a lot of new events, especially along the coast area.” Chabaane said the goal is to eventually bring the program to every county in South Carolina. Through partnerships, she said, DNR tries to offer goody bags containing fishing ...
  • The Post and Courier
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  • 4/2/2017 4:11:00 PM
  • IFA Redfish Tours Head to Beaufort, South Carolina
  • NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. – Inshore anglers from across South Carolina and surrounding regions will converge at Beaufort, South Carolina, April 8-9, for the first regular-season events for the Atlantic Division of the 2017 IFA Redfish Tour Presented by ...
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  • 3/31/2017 8:55:00 AM
  • Temps delaying start of spring fishing season
  • Both cobia and red snapper regulations remain in effect. Neither species can be harvested in South Carolina waters and must be released immediately. Bottom-fishing was slightly less affected by the blustery conditions and has remained solid for anglers.
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  • 3/29/2017 5:04:00 AM
  • Bonneau Ferry WMA opened for adult-youth fishing through October
  • The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources' Bonneau Ferry Wildlife Management Area (WMA), located near Cordesville in Berkeley County, opened for another season of fishing on March 1, 2017. This adult/youth only fishing area provides a great family
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  • 3/28/2017 8:21:00 PM
  • Spring Issue of Field & Stream Now Available
  • Page 74 Highs and Lowcountry: Chasing hogs, fanning gobblers, kayak fishing, trapping crabs, camping under the stars—South Carolina's Lowcountry is a wild wonderland where outdoorsmen can have the ultimate spring break. And for a week, the author and his .
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  • 3/24/2017 6:23:00 AM

South Carolina Guides/Outfitters

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South Carolina Fishing Clubs

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