Spotting Tails Charters

50 41st Ave
Isle Of Palms SC, United States

There are few ways of enjoying the Low Country that are more immersive than being on the water, and the experience only gets better when you have a rod in your hand. Whether your dreams are to sight cast to belly crawling Redfish, or to reel in a monster Shark, Spotting Tails has you covered.

Capt. Lawson is passionate about sight casting to Redfish. He considers it a rush like no other. He has lived in the Low Country his whole life and has spent many years fishing these waters. This has enabled him to guide your next fishing trip with a wealth of knowledge and experience.

All anglers will feel at home on Capt. Lawson’s 17 ft Sterling flats boat, whether they are seasoned fly fishermen or complete newcomers to saltwater fishing who are hoping to gain a unique experience in the Low Country. No matter what your previous experience, come to Spotting Tails and you will know you have come to the right place.

There are few ways of enjoying the Low Country that are more immersive than being on the water, and the experience only gets better when you have a rod in your hand. Whether your dreams are to sight cast to belly crawling Redfish, or to reel in a mon


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Boat Specs

Hell's Bay Boatworks / Gordon Boatworks (Flats boat) originally built in 2006, and restored in 2016. Powered by a 60HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 33 knots.

Length
18 ft
Capacity
2 persons
Types of Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Marshes and bays around Isle of Palms & Folly Beach
Flats Fishing
marshes around Isle of Palms
Backcountry Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Inshore
Bottom Fishing
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Fly Fishing
Inshore
Targeted Species
 
Black Drum
 
Redfish

 
Shark (Blacktip)
 
Sheepshead

 
Speckled Trout
Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Garmin
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Garmin
Fly Fishing Equipment
Hardy, Abel, TFO, 3-Tand
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
GPS
Garmin
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Garmin
Fly Fishing Equipment
Hardy, Abel, TFO, 3-Tand
Live Bait Well
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Penn Fishing
Live Bait
depends on what you want
Lures
Z-Man, BassAssassin, Rapala, and more
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
water
First Mate
Fishing License Included
No need to buy licensing
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Hardy, Abel, TFO, 3-Tand
Policies
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 24 hours before the trip date.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.

Other Policies  
Child Friendly
Please tell me child's age prior to trip
 
Catch and Release Allowed
 
Catch and Release Mandatory
Payment

30% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker to guarantee your reservation. The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods: Cash, Visa, Mastercard, Checks, American Express, PayPal.

About the Captain

Lawson Builder
Isle Of Palms, South Carolina, United States
Member since February 2016
My name is Lawson Builder. I am a USCG Licensed Captain and the owner and operator of Spotting Tails Charters. I was born and raised in Hilton Head Island, SC and attended college in Charleston at The Citadel, Military College of the South. I have lived in the Low Country my whole life and have spent many years fishing these waters, enabling me to bring expert knowledge and experience to your next trip. I love being on the water and my top priority is providing you with a safe, productive, and all around fun and memorable experience here on the water!
Response time: 3 hours
Response rate: 100%

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Customer Reviews

5 out of 5 stars from 2 reviews

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We did not catch many fish. It theexperience with Lawson, zipping through the creeks on his amazing boat, and learning all about how to fish the area were well worth it.

Fished June 4, 2017
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My son and I had a great time with Captain Lawson. We caught a variety of fish including redfish and black drum. Captain Lawson is very knowledgeable of the tides and area. I would definitely recommend him to anyone who wants to fish in creeks or the flats in the low country. Next time I’m in Charleston, I plan on booking a trip with him again!!

Fished September 10, 2016
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