Guide Shane Flannigan of Charleston, S.C., can usually catch several fish out of a winter school of reds before they spook.

Go to school on Lowcountry redfish

Winter is a great time to catch schooling redfish in South Carolina’s Lowcountry, especially since fewer anglers are on the water and the bait-thieving trash fish have also headed offshore for the next several months. […]


Stono River docks hold plenty of summer redfish

It’s summer; it’s hot, and almost every living creature is seeking shade every day. The Stono River south of Charleston, S.C., has plenty of docks — and plenty of redfish. It follows that redfish in the Stono will spend a good portion of their summer in the shade of docks, and that’s where Stephen Fields of Charleston Fishing Company likes to concentrate his fishing efforts in July.