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Murrells Inlet Fishing



Murrells Inlet Fishing Forecast

Target Species of Fish

Based on historical data for fishing Murrells Inlet, you should target one of the following species for this time of year:
  1. Black Sea Bass

  2. Black Sea Bass

    There is a 19.17% catch rate for Black Sea Bass, based on 3621 Black Sea Bass counted.

    Murrells Inlet Black Sea Bass Counts Chart
    Black

    ENLARGE MURRELLS INLET BLACK SEA BASS COUNTS CHART


  3. Bluefish

  4. Bluefish

    There is a 11.39% catch rate for Bluefish, based on 2151 Bluefish counted.

    Murrells Inlet Bluefish Counts Chart
    Bluefish

    ENLARGE MURRELLS INLET BLUEFISH COUNTS CHART


  5. Spanish Mackerel

  6. Spanish Mackerel

    There is a 7.29% catch rate for Spanish Mackerel, based on 1376 Spanish Mackerel counted.

    Murrells Inlet Spanish Mackerel Counts Chart
    Spanish

    ENLARGE MURRELLS INLET SPANISH MACKEREL COUNTS CHART


  7. Pinfish

  8. Pinfish

    There is a 7.13% catch rate for Pinfish, based on 1346 Pinfish counted.

    Murrells Inlet Pinfish Counts Chart
    Pinfish

    ENLARGE MURRELLS INLET PINFISH COUNTS CHART


  9. Atlantic Croaker

  10. Atlantic Croaker

    There is a 6.57% catch rate for Atlantic Croaker, based on 1241 Atlantic Croaker counted.

    Murrells Inlet Atlantic Croaker Counts Chart
    Atlantic

    ENLARGE MURRELLS INLET ATLANTIC CROAKER COUNTS CHART


  11. Vermilion Snapper

  12. Vermilion Snapper

    There is a 5.57% catch rate for Vermilion Snapper, based on 1052 Vermilion Snapper counted.

    Murrells Inlet Vermilion Snapper Counts Chart
    Vermilion

    ENLARGE MURRELLS INLET VERMILION SNAPPER COUNTS CHART


  13. Whiting

  14. Whiting

    There is a 4.91% catch rate for Whiting, based on 928 Whiting counted.

    Murrells Inlet Whiting Counts Chart
    Whiting

    ENLARGE MURRELLS INLET WHITING COUNTS CHART


  15. Southern Flounder

  16. Southern Flounder

    There is a 3.51% catch rate for Southern Flounder, based on 662 Southern Flounder counted.

    Murrells Inlet Southern Flounder Counts Chart
    Southern

    ENLARGE MURRELLS INLET SOUTHERN FLOUNDER COUNTS CHART


  17. Spot Croaker

  18. Spot Croaker

    There is a 3.47% catch rate for Spot Croaker, based on 656 Spot Croaker counted.

    Murrells Inlet Spot Croaker Counts Chart
    Spot

    ENLARGE MURRELLS INLET SPOT CROAKER COUNTS CHART


  19. King Mackerel

  20. King Mackerel

    There is a 3.09% catch rate for King Mackerel, based on 583 King Mackerel counted.

    Murrells Inlet King Mackerel Counts Chart
    King

    ENLARGE MURRELLS INLET KING MACKEREL COUNTS CHART


Recommendations above based on 109 species of fish and 18886 fish counted for May around Murrells Inlet.

To date, there are 155 species of fish and a total of 189226 fish counted for Murrells Inlet and within a 30 mile (48 km) radius since 1/1/1853 (171 years).

Last Update: 5/16/2024 2:39:34 PM

*** PLEASE NOTE ***
Please check local, state/province, and federal laws before fishing for any species found on this site. All data is based on historical data found for this area, and in some cases as far back as the year 1600.

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The Top 10 Fishing Spots for Murrells Inlet are the following:

  1. GENERAL SHERMAN WRECK BUOY
    GENERAL SHERMAN WRECK BUOY


  2. Belky Bear
    Good King Markerel fishing here. Some Bluefish and Spanish Mackerel here as well. Few Black Seabass on bottom.


  3. BILL PERRY REEF
    Part of the South Carolina Artificial Reef Program, this is a dual site consisting of a tug-boat and a military landing craft. The site attracts a variety of fish, including


  4. Long Bay Ledge
    Good ledge that holds fish.


  5. TEN MILE REEF
    LORAN C-45418.1/59736.9  GPS-33 25.303/078 51.497 2 buoys mark reef, bearing 130�/9.5 nm from south jetty at Murrells Inlet.  Northern Buoy 33 25.303/078 51.497 So


  6. Ball Field Boat Ramp


  7. Springmaid Pier Reef


  8. UN-KNOWN


  9. UN-KNOWN


  10. 65' Hole West


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Top Murrells Inlet Bait & Tackle Stores

  1. Perry's Bait & Tackle
    Established 1954 - Locally caught Live & Fresh Bait arriving Daily! Hand tied rigs, tackle & lures specific to local waters.

  2. Murrells Inlet Outpost
    Looking for brands like Accurate , Fin-Nor , Penn , TFO ,RH Customs or Trollpro ?! We have them and so much more ! We also carry Ammo, Fresh and Premium Frozen baits, we offer Recreational Hunting and Fishing License , a large assortment of fresh and

  3. Pawleys Island Outdoors
    Sporting Goods, Guns & Ammo, Tackle, Rods & Reels, Boat Rental, Guide Service, Boat Storage

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Top Murrells Inlet Fishing Charters & Guides

  1. Myrtle Beach Guide Service
    Myrtle Beach Guide Service offers private fishing charters for the Myrtle Beach area including Murrells Inlet, Pawleys Island, and Georgetown.

  2. Living Water Guide Service
    The South Carolina Coast encompass endless miles of salt marsh, barrier islands, tidal flats, rivers, beaches and inlets. The undeveloped areas throughout North Inlet Reserve, Winyah Bay, Santee Delata and Cape Romain offer anglers opportunities to

  3. Barrier Island Guide Service
    Inshore Saltwater Fishing Charters, Guided Fishing Adventures and Eco-Tours for Myrtle Beach, Debordieu Beach , Surfside Beach, Garden City, Murrells Inlet, Litchfield Beach, Pawleys Island and Georgetown, South Carolina.

  4. Aces Up Fishing Charters
    ACES UP FISHING IS A FULL SERVICE CHARTER FISHING COMPANY BASED OUT OF MURRELLS INLET, SOUTH CAROLINA( WHICH IS JUST A FEW MILES FROM MYRTLE BEACH, SC). WE PROVIDE EVERYTHING FROM ROD AND REELS TO BAIT AND LISCENSES. CALL TODAY TO CUSTOMIZE THE PRIVA

  5. Catch-1 Sportfishing
    We have combined our efforts to better serve the Grand Strand from Myrtle Beach SC to the Murrells Inlet area in search of Red Drum, Trout, Flounder or Shark. We look forward to showing your group a great and relaxing fishing experience. All tackle a

  6. Grand Strand Guide Service


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Top Murrells Inlet Marinas

  1. Crazy Sister Marina
    Crazy Sister Marina has been a popular attraction for locals and tourists for many years. Located on the water in Murrells Inlet, Crazy Sister Marina offers a variety of fishing trips and water activities for people of all ages. Fishing trips include

  2. Marlin Quay Marina
    Marlin Quay Marina is the only full-service marina in Murrells Inlet. Located on South Waccamaw Drive in Garden City, Marlin Quay Marina offers a variety of services and amenities. Whether you’re in the mood to catch some fish, take in the scenery wh

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