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Located in the heart of the lowcountry, Charleston is a beautiful city full of history and culture. It’s unique location along the coast allows great opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts of all kinds, and one of the best ways to experience the area is to get out on the water. SC Flats Fishing is Charleston’s premier fishing charter service dedicated to providing the best quality on the water experience for people visiting or living in the area.

Offering everything from sight casting to redfish on the flats to nearshore and offshore reef fishing, SC Flats Fishing can surely accommodate. Call or book online and make sure you don’t miss out on all that Charleston has to offer!.

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Captain Gifford Scott

Captain Gifford Scott

Captain Gifford Scott grew up on John’s Island, South Carolina just south of the city of Charleston. By an early age he was exploring the creeks in his jon boat developing his love for fishing in the low country marshes. After college, Captain Gifford acquired his captain's license and began guiding while working at the local fly shop in town.


About the Boats

There are two different boats available for charter in order to better suit the needs of different people/groups booking fishing trips. The inshore boat is an East Cape Vantage technical flats skiff. At 19’ in length and drafting right around 10 inches, this is East Cape’s premier inshore skiff. The v­shaped bottom allows for a smooth ride in chop, and the extra large spray rails keep everyone on board dry for an overall comfortable experience while out on the water. This boat fits up to 3 people and is rigged with a poling platform for stalking the flats with fly rods and a trolling motor to work the banks with artificials and bait. The nearshore/offshore fishing boat is a 23’ Seacraft center console fully rigged for fishing off the coast of Charleston or for taking larger groups (up to 6 people) to fish inshore and in the harbor. 

East Cape Vantage technical flats skiff

East Cape Vantage technical flats skiff

23’ Seacraft center console

23’ Seacraft center console

Available Fishing Charters

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Inshore Fishing

Nearshore Fishing

Offshore Fishing

Fly Fishing