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Fishing Guide: Winter Fishing Near Pawleys Island

By Marissa Polascak • March 23, 2018

The best part about living in a coastal town is the fact that you can enjoy fishing during any part of the year. Pawleys Island is the perfect place to go if you want to enjoy beautiful lowcountry scenery and an abundant amount of places to relax and go fishing.

Winter fishing near Pawleys Island is a perfect for catching redfish, black drum, sea bass, trout, and more. Or, you can always try your hand at oystering. And, once March rolls around, flounder, speckled trout, and speepsheads start to come out.

While you’re here, you can opt to go fishing on your own, or sign up for a fishing charter. If you choose to do things yourself, be sure to make sure you have any fishing licenses you need through the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR). Click here for more info.

Pawleys Island and neighboring Murrells Inlet boast many different places to fish including creeks, the Waccamaw River, the inlet, and the ocean. Any of these are great for winter fishing near Pawleys Island. 

Check out these fishing charters and stores in the Pawleys Island area:

Black River Outdoors Center

n/a, Pawleys Island • 877-360-4220

Everyone who has spent any time in Myrtle Beach has, at the very least, caught a glimpse of the ocean. But there are other, equally-scenic sights to see once you get away from the coast; you…

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Carolina Guide Service

n/a, Pawleys Island • 843-608-8307

There are few places on the East Coast as scenic than the backwaters of South Carolina's Lowcountry, and Carolina Guide Service not only knows them in and out, they also know where the fish…

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Inshore Xtreme Fishing Charter

89 Commons Court, Pawleys Island • 843-957-8319

Captain Rob Beglin has been fishing local waters for more than 15 years. The Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania transplant, who moved to the Lowcountry in 1990, combines his passion for fishing and…

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Tide Drifter Charters, L.L.C.

, Georgetown • 843-241-4721

Everyone wants a little nautical fun while they are visiting the Grand Strand, and it is no wonder why. Surrounded by the beautiful ocean, inlets, marshes, rivers, ponds, creeks, estuaries,…

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Pawleys Island Outdoors

9790 Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island • 843-979-4666

Since 2006, Pawleys Island Outdoors has been serving the area's many outdoors enthusiasts with some of the best, hunting, fishing and sporting gear in South Carolina. Located convieniently…

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