Fishing Tournaments

Cast Off Fishing Tournaments
Come join us at the beautiful Mount Pleasant Pier and Folly Beach Pier for a season of Cast Off Fishing Tournaments!
Charleston Trident Fishing Tournament
The Charleston Trident Fishing Tournament is held annually from November 1-October 31 and recognizes outstanding saltwater and freshwater catches made in the tri-county area. Each year, winners receive plaques acknowledging their catches.
Reel It In Weekly Challenge
Through October 3, earn points for your catch from the Folly Beach Pier or the Mount Pleasant Pier with a chance for end of summer prizes!
  • Fish within SCDNR slot - Have a staff member measure your catch.
  • Fish not within SCDNR slot - For catch and release fish, simply take a picture and show it to a pier staff member for points. The picture must provide clear evidence of fish length, location, and date caught. Validity of photo is at managers discretion.
  • Fish must be caught from the Mount Pleasant or Folly Beach Pier.
  • Earn double points when registered during pier tournaments!

Fish for Points

2 Points
  • Black Drum 14"+
  • Red Drum 15"+
  • Sea Trout 14"+
  • Weakfish 12"+
3 Points
  • Black Sea Bass 13"+
  • Flounder 14"+
  • Ladyfish
  • Sheepshead 14"+
5 Points
  • Jack Crevalle
  • Spanish Mackerel 12"+
25 Points
  • Cobia 33"+
  • King Mackerel 24"+
30 Points
  • Tarpon 77"+

1 Point (Only During Pier Tournaments)

  • Bluefish
  • Croaker
  • Perch
  • Pompano
  • Spadefish
  • Spot
  • Whiting