Inshore , Nearshore, & Fly Fishing Charters

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Fishing Charters Pawleys Island, S.C.

Carolina Guide Service offers fishing charters for anglers of all skill levels and we are dedicated to making your fishing adventure a memorable one. Capt. Jordan Pate and his network of first class fishing guides will lead you in search of redfish, trout, flounder, tarpon, sharks, cobia and other inshore species. The saltwater fishing grounds south of Myrtle Beach are some of the most pristine on the East Coast which hosts an abundance of wildlife and natural beauty.

Inshore Fishing Charters | Light Tackle and Fly Fishing Specialists

Custom Fishing Charters, serving Myrtle Beach, Pawleys Island, Georgetown, and Charleston. Capt. Jordan Pate Certified
USCG Captain and Pawleys Island native.

Popular Fishing Charters

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Inshore Fishing

There is no better way to enjoy the pristine saltwater estuaries of South Carolina that with an inshore fishing trip. These fishing charters take place ...

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Tarpon Fishing

The tarpon fishing in South Carolina is often overlooked as a world class tarpon fishing destination. Tarpon arrive in South Carolina in late May however...

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Fly Fishing

If stalking redfish in shallow water sounds like your idea of fun, then you are in the right place. We offer year around guided fly fishing trips for several saltwater species...

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The Boats

18ft Flats Boat

X18 by Xplor Boatworks -- A shallow water predator that can also handle the rough conditions of Winyah Bay. Best equipped for fly fishing and smaller groups of two anglers, the X18 is great for sight fishing redfish in the shallow flats and creeks.

23ft Fishing Charter Boat

234 Sportsman Tournament -- The most versatile boat in the fleet with nearshore and shallow water capability. This state of the art fishing platform was built specifically for serious fishermen and comes equipped with the latest technology from Yamaha, Garmin, Minn Kota, and Powerpole. The 250 Yamaha SHO allows us to quickly reach the most remote fishing grounds around Winyah Bay and Cape Romain.

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25' Hoog -- A recently restored "Deep V" style fishing boat that provides a safe and stable fishing platform and is the most comfortable ride in the fleet. Best suited for carrying larger groups and families, the Hoog is capable of fishing up to 30miles offshore, as well as fishing the jetties, inlets, and bays.

Our Testimonials

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Captain Jordan Pate

Certified U.S. Coast Guard Captain and avid outdoorsman who grew up in Pawleys Island, S.C., Capt Pate is dedicated to sharing his experiences with others and showcasing the best saltwater fishing South Carolina has to offer.

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Captain THomas Chapman

began his guiding career in 2009 as a fly fishing guide in the North Carolina mountains. Capt Thomas now lives in Pawleys Island, South Carolina and has quickly earned a reputation as an elite fishing guide who loves to share his passion for fishing and the natural beauty of Winyah Bay and surrounding areas.

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Captain Les Smith

Like so many young fishing guides, Capt Les Smith brings passion, enthusiasm, and a lot of energy to the fleet. Working as a mate onboard the "Pain Killer" for the last ten years, his work ethic is second to none and he is prepared to go the extra mile to make sure his clients have a great experience on the water.

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