Calendar of upcoming Lowcountry outdoor events
FALL FISHING WITH THE PROS: Haddrell’s Point Mount Pleasant will put on a free seminar on Fall Fishing with the Pros, featuring Capt. Mike Able, Capt. Mark Phelps, Capt. Justin Hubbard, Ralph Phillips and Capt. Sandy Stuhr at McElveen Chevrolet in Mount Pleasant at 6 p.m. Monday. Call (843) 881-3644.
EARL ARMANTROUT TROUT TOURNAMENT: The ninth annual Earl Armantrout Trout Tournament, benefiting American Legion Post 136, will be fished Saturday. The captain’s meeting will be held from 6-8 p.m. Friday at art’s Bar and Grill, located at 413 Coleman Blvd., Mount Pleasant. The entry fee is $30 for adult anglers and $20 for youth anglers. Call (843) 849-3040 or Lewis Howard at (843) 200-8227.
RED OCTOBER SURF FISHING TOURNAMENT: The ninth annual Red October Surf Fishing Invitational tournament will be fished Saturday. Registration and a mandatory captain’s meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday at Shem Creek Bar and Grill in Mount Pleasant. The entry fee is $35 per angler and the field is limited. Contact Scott Connelly at (843) 345-2629.
FALL SURF FISHING: The West Ashley Charleston Angler will hold a free fall surf fishing seminar, led by Colt Harrison, at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 30. Call (843) 571-3899.
LOW COUNTRY TROUT TOURNAMENT: The 15th annual Low Country Trout Tournament will be fished Nov. 3. The captain’s meeting will be held from 5-8 p.m. Nov. 2 at Haddrell’s Point Tackle West Ashley, located at 47 Windermere Boulevard. The entry fee is $35 per angler. Call (843) 881-3644 or (843) 573-3474.
CHARLESTON ANGLER BY THE NUMBERS: The Charleston Angler “By the Numbers” Spot-Tail Fishing Tournament will be fished Nov. 5-Dec. 9. The captain’s meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Nov. 1 at the West Ashley Charleston Angler. The entry fee is $10. There will be one weekly winner for five weeks, with tournament weeks running from Monday-Sunday. Visit thecharlestonangler.com or call (843) 571-3899.
GO PRO CLINIC: Haddrell’s Point Mount Pleasant will hold a free Go Pro Hero 3 Introductory Clinic, led by Rob Patton, Nov. 5. Call (843) 881-3644.
BULLS ISLAND ARCHERY HUNTS
The 2012 Cape Romain Refuge Bulls Island archery hunts for white-tailed deer will be held Nov. 5-10 and Dec. 3-8. Hunters must possess state-required hunting licenses and equipment and must check in and sign the register before beginning hunting. Hunters under the age of 16 must have successfully completed a state-approved hunter education course and be under the immediate supervision of an adult. Visit fws.gov/caperomain for a hunt brochure, call (843) 928-3368 or visit the Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center, 5821 Highway 17 North, Awendaw, S.C. 29429.
BIG CAT FISHING TOURNAMENT
The 10th annual Big Cat Fishing Tournament will be held Nov. 9-11 out of Hills Landing, located on the Santee Cooper Lakes’ Diversion Canal, at 728 Hills Landing Road, Cross. Visit hillslanding.com, call (843) 753-2731 or email Jamie Courtney at email@example.com.
The Charleston U.S. Sail and Power Squadron will conduct America’s Boating Course from 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Nov. 10 at 1376 Orange Grove Road. Topics include navigation aids, adverse conditions, communications afloat, anchoring, charts, regulations, knots and lines, required safety equipment and more. Call (843) 437-6241 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
WINTER FLY FISHING
Haddrell’s Point Mount Pleasant will hold a free “Throwing the Fly in the Winter” clinic, led by Capt. Mike Able, at 6 p.m. Nov. 12. Call (843) 881-3644.
FALL REEF FISHING
Haddrell’s Point West Ashley will hold a free fall reef fishing seminar, presented by Capt. Mike Waller, at 6 p.m. Nov. 13. Call (843) 573-3474.
FLY CASTING CLASS
Haddrell’s Point Mount Pleasant will hold a free fly casting class at 4 p.m. Nov. 24. Call (843) 881-3644.
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