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2022 Marsh Sense Clinics

July 1 @ 8:00 am - October 31 @ 8:00 pm



Sign up now for the 2022 Marsh Sense Clinics!

Marsh Sense is a clinic being offered by long time Sea Island Fly Fishers (SIFF) member, John Mathews. John has made close to 500 wading trips into our local marshes and is well positioned to educate club members in the basics of successfully wading and fishing in the tidal marsh environment and, above all, doing it safely.

With water temperatures rising and the crabs have come out of hibernation.  The tailing red/wading season is heating up! Sign up now for the 2022 season and secure your place in this very popular program!

Each clinic is limited to three (4) participants and a minimum $30 donation to the club will be requested when you confirm your scheduled session. The clinics are open only to SIFF members in good standing. When determined, the dates, times, and locations of the clinics will be announced to registered participants by e-mail. If there are over 30 participants registered, a waiting list will be established.

Requirements to participate:

  • Must be a SIFF member in good standing
  • Must have a valid SC saltwater fishing permit if you plan to fish.
  • Must be able to walk for 3 miles at about 1/2 pace with occasional stops.

Required Equipment:

  • Must have proper footwear !!! Examples: Orvis Andros Hiker, Simms Ziplt Bootie, or Simms Flats Sneaker or similar footwear. These are available at Bay Street or search online.
  • Must have an equipment pack: fanny pack, small back pack, or sling pack.
  • Two bottles of water (8 or 12 oz.)
  • Food (Granola type bar or favorite snack)
  • Sun glasses
  • Sun screen protection (sun screen, quick dry long sleeves or long pants, wide brim hat, gloves)
  • Fly rod(optional)
  • Emergency contact information.
  • Did we mention that you must have proper footwear !!!


July 1 @ 8:00 am
October 31 @ 8:00 pm
Event Category:


Tidal Waters of Beaufort County, SC
Tidal Waters
Beaufort County, SC United States
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Sea Island Fly Fishers
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Currently Registered

Steve LinnWill StephensWilliam WoodardWilliam LammDavid DuncanJoseph BergerRichard EggeBob DailydaMichael McLaughlinTom StevensJoseph GriesbaumMike ReeverDan FreseGary ConlinJim McLaren
Joe DevoeMichael RoccoGary GaulkeBill DespoDennis SwansonKate GillMichael MetsRob LawrenceStephen PeskoeDon DavisKent PrestonJohn NeelyTad DavisBeck Small
Attendance: 29 / 30


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