Outdoors calendar of upcoming Lowcountry events
STONO RIVER FISHING CLUB
John Murdaugh won the big fish pot with 8.25 pounds in the Stono River Fishing Club’s Tri-Species Tournament. Category winners were: Flounder – Skip Milligan, 2.70 pounds; Scott Beane, 2.45; Murdaugh, 2.20. Trout – Murdaugh, 1.65; Matt Woodford, 1.50; Milligan, 1.10; Beane, 1.10. Redfish – Murdaugh, 4.40; Woodford, 3.30; Beane, 3.15.
CHARLESTON ANGLER BY THE NUMBERS
The Charleston Angler “By the Numbers” Spot-Tail Fishing Tournament will be fished Nov. 5-Dec. 9. 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 CLINICS
Haddrell’s Point Mount Pleasant will hold a free Go Pro Hero 3 Introductory Clinic, led by Rob Patton, Monday. Call (843) 881-3644. Haddrell’s Point West Ashley will hold a free Go Pro Hero 3 Introductory Clinic, led by Rob Patton, at 6 p.m. Tuesday. Call (843) 573-3474.
BULLS ISLAND ARCHERY HUNTS
The 2012 Cape Romain Refuge Bulls Island archery hunts for white-tailed deer will be held Monday-Saturday 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 Friday-Sunday 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Charleston U.S. Sail and Power Squadron will conduct America’s Boating Course from 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Saturday 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 email@example.com.
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.
KAYAK FISHING AND SAFETY
Capt. David White of Fishing Kayaks SC will led a free Kayak Fishing and Safety seminar at 6 p.m. Nov. 19 at Haddrell’s Point in Mount Pleasant. Call (843) 881-3644.
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.
Let us know
Items can be submitted to Tommy Braswell by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, by faxing to (843) 937-5579