The Coast / Townsend

Georgia Light Tackle

2475B New Shellman Rd.
Townsend, GA 31331

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Captain Scott Dykes offers light tackle and fly-fishing charters off the Georgia coast in Shellman Bluff. With more than 100 miles of coastline and nearly 400,000 acres of salt marsh, the Georgia coast offers extraordinary angling opportunities year-round. Whether it's chasing huge schools of tarpon just off the beaches or sight casting to a tailing redfish in the flooded spartina grass, this pristine area can provide light tackle and fly fishing at its finest. Experienced fly anglers or those interested in trying it for the first time are welcome on his Hell's Bay Professional skiff, which is perfect for stalking the shallow flats.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 7:00AM - 7:00PM
    Monday: 7:00AM - 7:00PM
    Tuesday: 7:00AM - 7:00PM
    Wednesday: 7:00AM - 7:00PM
    Thursday: 7:00AM - 7:00PM
    Friday: 7:00AM - 7:00PM
    Saturday: 7:00AM - 7:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    6 hour fishing (includes all gear, tackle, license) $500

    Full day fishing (includes all gear, tackle, license) $600

    Half-day fishing (includes all gear, tackle, license) $400

    Facility Amenities

    Guided Tours / Guide Available

    General Information


    Open Year 'Round

    Near Interstate Highway


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages