Captain George Gallager
1290 Eden Road
Awendaw, SC 29429
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The Coastal South Carolina low country between Charleston, Georgetown and Myrtle Beach offers some of the finest shallow water Fly Fishing and Light Tackle fishing anywhere. Together with our usually mild winters that makes this area a very popular year round fishing destination, and by far one of the most pristine areas is the Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge. Located just north of Charleston and south of Myrtle Beach near the town of McClellanville this refuge and the adjoining state protected areas provide for an experience unequaled anywhere on the Southeast Coast.
Redfish, Red Drum, Channel Bass, or Spottail, regardless of the name you prefer The waters in and around the Cape Romain Wildlife Refuge have endless miles of shallow flats, bays and creeks that hold sizable numbers of these renowned fish. Come and enjoy a part of the Carolina coast that has changed little over the years, one that will offer you the opportunity to cast to one of the most sought after inshore game fish in South Carolina
During the Fall and Winter months we will search for schools of Redfish feeding on the shallow water mud flats where it is not uncommon to see teeming schools sometimes consisting of as many as 100 fish. With the arrival of Spring and warmer water we will shift our focus and target these hard fighting fish by wading on the high tide flats of the spartina marsh grass. Redfish here can be seen swimming, often with their backs out of the water and tailing. Experience this activity as we wade the flats looking for the distinctive signs of tailing Redfish.
Warmer weather will also allow us to search the near shore coastal waters as well as the local creeks and bays for Trout, Ladyfish, Spanish Mackerel and other seasonal fish in addition to the exciting action of Redfish on the tidal flats. This part of the South Carolina coast between Charleston, Georgetown and Myrtle Beach has something to offer everyone. Enjoy a Fly fishing or light tackle fishing experience using your choice of G-Loomis rods matched with reels by Abel and Shimano.