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    5 out of 5 stars
    We had a great time. Rob was very professional and knowledgeable. We did inshore fishing and caught plenty of fish. read more Jacob Dempsey
    5 out of 5 stars
    I've been fishing with Scott and Rob for the last 8 years and have always been thrilled with the service and professionalism they both provide. Both Rob and Scott have a great knowledge of the tides, seasons and secret spots where the fish should be at the right time of the year. I just finished a trip with Rob last week with my 11 year old daughter Ansley, and I couldn't ask for anything more. Rob did an awesome job working with Ansley and had her throwing trout floats in no time at all. Thanks guys for always doing your best to make sure the trips are a success. read more Chip Perschino
    4.5 out of 5 stars
    My father booked us a Saturday morning trip with Capt. Rob this past weekend. We were referred to him, and the morning couldn't have been more enjoyable- beautiful day, nicely maintained boat and fishing gear, personable captain, and last but not least, non-stop action with more than plenty of sea trout and black drum for dinner. I definitely hope to book with Capt. Rob again in the future. read more Bill Plough
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St. Simons Island and Jekyll Island Fishing Charters

St. Simons Island

Captain Scott and the host of Flats Class TV with a pair of St. Simons Island redfish.

Welcome to Southeastern Angling, Coastal Georgia’s premier light tackle and fly fishing guide service.  Based out of St. Simons Island and Jekyll Island, Southeastern Angling was formed when full time guides Captain Scott Owens  and Captain Rob Aldridge got together over 10 years ago and saw the need to provide a top notch professional fishing charter service here in the Golden Isles and Florida. The Golden Isles consists of several Coastal Georgia barrier islands. These including St. Simons Island, Jekyll Island, Sea Island, and Little St. Simons Island. Southeastern Angling specializes in inshore and near-shore light tackle and fly fishing charters not only in Georgia but also in North Florida and the Florida Keys. Providing high quality skiffs and bay boats from 16 to 24 feet, they have the perfect tools to chase a wide array of fish in many areas around St. Simons Island, Jekyll Island, Sea Island, and The Florida Keys. All Guides are full time and offer a lifetime of experience and knowledge.

Whether you are a seasoned fly angler, or a family seeking an enjoyable day on the water here in Coastal Georgia or the Florida Keys, Southeastern Angling offers trips catered to each individual need! Make sure to check out the Georgia and Florida Keys fishing report pages where you can brows through over 15 years of fishing reports and great videos by their professionals guides!

St. Simons Island – Jekyll Island

Coastal Georgia has more saltwater marsh than anywhere else in the country. This expansive marsh makes up for nearly 1/3 of all of the saltwater marsh in the United States, and with a large tidal range that floods inland upwards of 20 miles from the coast, experience and knowledge of the ecosystem is key to consistently catching fish and most importantly your safety.

Southeastern Angling guides all have this experience and offer their clients inshore, near shore, and offshore light tackle and fly fishing charters in the waters around the area. They fish the waters around Sea Island, Saint Simons Island, Jekyll Island, Little St. Simons Island, Brunswick, and several other locations around Cumberland, St. Mary’s, Amelia Island, and Sapelo that provide access to less pressured waters.  In Florida they offer trips in the lower Keys and Everglades National park.

Primary departure points

Southeastern Angling’s fishing charters depart from convenient locations on St. Simons Island and Jekyll Island. In addition, pick ups on Cumberland Island, Sapelo Island, Brunswick, Darien, and St. Mary’s can be arranged.  Southeastern Angling’s St. Simons Island pick up location is only 3 miles from The Sea Island Cloister Hotel and Resorts.

Southeastern Angling’s  Guides practice catch and release with Red Drum.


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