Boating & Fishing
Some of the Best Fishing on the East Coast
The area around Sea Island boasts some of the finest fishing on the East Coast. Sea Island encompasses inshore, near-shore, and offshore fishing opportunities, offering guests an exciting range of experiences. Fishing trips can be tailored for children, and off-the-dock fishing and crabbing opportunities are also available.
After a day of fishing, bring your catch back to the resort and our chef's will prepare a custom meal to crown your efforts, including optional wine pairings and courses.
Cruise through the marshes in search of trout, redfish, flounder, and whiting. Whether fly fishing from Sea Island's shallow water flat boats in search of the tailing redfish or traveling a creek for a big school of speckled trout, guests will love this experience.
Fish the beaches from Cumberland Island to Sapelo Island for tarpon, shark, bull redfish, or tripletail. These trips also offer a wonderful view of the beautiful coastline.
Enjoy bottom fishing over an artificial reef. Guests can also live-bait fish for mackerel, cobia, barracuda, and sailfish.
Two-Hour Salt Marsh Family Fishing Adventure:
This trip is customized for families and is particularly geared toward children experiencing the excitement of fishing for the first time.
Hobie Kayak Fishing Tour:
Enjoy the outdoors by experiencing a 4,000-year-old tradition of Kayak Fishing. Paddle into some of the local tributaries of the Salt Marsh and target various types of fish.
Sea Island offers a two-hour fishing trip perfect for introducing kids to sport fishing. The boats have high sides while the captains teach, bait hooks, cast, and do everything needed to ensure children a great time on the water.
Fishing and Crabbing:
Rental equipment is available to fish and crab off of the dock. A dock hand is available during the summer. Common catches include trout, redfish, flounder, tarpon, tripletail and jack crevalle.