Q & A

Frequently Asked Questions about South Carolina Fishing Maps

south_carolina_fishing_mapsThis is a simple Q and A section that may answer many questions about our fishing map system.

Please read through them to better understand many aspects and benefits of our original, one-of-a-kind fishing spots maps. They are listed in no certain order.


Q: Do you have Fishing Maps – Fishing Spots in other areas besides South Carolina?

A: Yes. We’ve expanded over the years into 9 Coastal States in the east and west coast. See our main website at profishingspots.com


Q: Are there hidden costs with anything on this site or these fishing maps?

A: No, everything you see advertised is included, there are no gimmicks. See everything that comes with any purchase here


Q: Will this work with my GPS?

A: Our GPS import Files are included with every area we offer. These are easy to use copy and paste GPS files that work with Garmin, Lowrance, Raymarine, Simrad and Humminbird models that accept SD Cards or Micro SD Cards. Using your SD card and a computer, you will simply copy and paste our file to the SD, then insert into your GPS and follow the on-screen prompts to import the file into your GPS! Pretty cool stuff! Note: We can preload an SD Card for you if you choose at an additional cost. We will load the SD Card in the proper format for your GPS Model and mail to your front door!


Q: Can I use my iPhone, iPad or Android with these Fishing Maps?

A: Yes. You’ll receive a Google Earth file with NOAA chart overlay built right in! This file will open with Google Earth and many other GPS apps that accept a Google Earth file. Yep!


Q: Can I use my iPhone, iPad or Smart Phone as a GPS?

A: To an extent. Use your device for navigating to these fishing spots at your own risk. Remember, no products will steer you around obstacles, mud flats, sand bars, oyster beds, jetties or other obstructions. Be aware of your surroundings at all times no matter what device you use for navigation. Always use a marine GPS for your main means of Navigation.


Q: Are there multiple map discounts?

A: Yes. Please contact us for monthly specials using the quick contact form found here


Q: Is this the same as a Hot Spots(c) or Top Spots(c) Chart or Map?

A: No. We are not affiliated with other fishing spots companies in any way. We’ve been in the digital mapping business since the internet evolved. Although other fishing map companies offer an excellent service with great fishing spots, we offer more fishing spots per area utilizing a paid staff of fishing guides, larger areas, personal one-on-one help and free map updates when they become available for any area.


Q: How did you get all these fishing spots?

A: We work with a paid, private fishing guide cooperative network team. That is, a team of local fishing guides from each map area you see on any of our websites. Our guides have designated the mapping areas according to their best fishing spots as a group and are compensated for their efforts in helping create some of the best digital fishing maps and fishing spots ever produced.


Q: How do you know all this about mapping and waypoints?

A: Our lead mapping designer, Dana King, was an employee for the largest GPS manufacturer in the world for many years. This type of work was part of her Job. Without her and her team, this program would not exist.