By Kathleen McMenamin Vicars, Master Naturalist Roseate spoonbills are becoming a more common sight throughout our Lowcountry marshes. They can commonly be spotted around low tides in our marshes, beak down in the water, looking for food. They are a beautiful sight with their pink feathers and distinct bill. Roseate Spoonbills, Platalea ajaja, almost disappeared from… Read More…
Fishing and Watersports in Bluffton, SC
CHARTERS INSHORE OFFSHORE SPORTFISHING. Come onboard this 27-foot power catamaran: “The Stray Cat.” We’re hot and fast! Spend less time riding and more time fishing. Captain Jim Clark has been named to George Poveromo’s World of Saltwater Fishing A-Team. (843) 683-5427 or straycatcharter.com.
Captain Joe has been fishing the waters of Hilton Head Island, SC for 20 years and uses his hard-earned knowledge to put anglers on fish. Whether you’re an experienced angler or a newcomer who wants to experience the waters of the Lowcountry, Captain Joe offers a fishing experience to meet your specific needs.
Whether you’re a complete beginner or an experienced paddler, come join us in the fun and adventure of the fastest growing sport in the world! We offer Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP) lessons, group and family outings and tours, sunset paddles, moonlight paddles, sunrise paddles, SUP race training, and even a little SUP yoga and fitness. (843) 368-8690
May River Excursions is based in Old Town Bluffton. We offer a variety of boating experiences ranging from cruises to fishing and shrimping excursions. May River Excursions offers competitive rates and knowledgeable, local born and raised captains. May River Excursions operates Carolina Skiff boats and can accommodate as many as 12 passengers per boat.
310 Okatie Highway | Okatie | (843) 338-2716
1 Hudson Road | Bluffton | (843) 683-6060
75 Wharf St. | (843) 368-8690
1498 Fording Island Road | Bluffton | (843) 681-2628
405 Squire Pope Road | Hilton Head Island | (843) 681-2628
Bluffton Marine Sports & Supply
140 Burnt Church Road | Bluffton | (843) 757-7593.
9 Bontwell Circle | Bluffton | (843) 683-0187
116 Crossings Boulevard | Bluffton | (888) 254-8362
Fishin’ Coach Charters
16 Rainbow Road | Bluffton | (843) 757-2126
50 Bush’s Branch Road | Bluffton | (843) 342-8687
A handful of local fishermen have been fly fishing in Lowcountry waters since the late ‘50s and early ‘60s, but the sport has been growing in popularity in the past five years. More than just a “yuppie sport,” saltwater fly fishing offers a unique challenge and an opportunity to experience the natural beauty of the… Read More…