Captain Brian Vaughn is a United States Coast Guard licensed captain and owner & operator of Off The Hook Charters Inc. located in Hilton Head Island, SC. Vaughn, has well over 25 years local charter fishing experience guiding inshore, offshore, light tackle and fly fishing charters for all skill levels. As a Island native and a full time fishing guide, Vaughn has been fishing the waters that surround Hilton Head Island his entire life. From a very early age he was taught fishing techniques and learned valuable skills from some of the finest fishing guides in the business. His vast knowledge of saltwater fishing ranges up & down the east coast of the U.S. and as far as the pristine waters of Costa Rica were most of winters have been spent.


Captain Vaughn is a true waterman who spends over 300 days a year on the water guiding fishing charters with clients or fishing for fun with friends and family some how a fishing rod finds his hand everyday! Whether you want to fish the flats for redfish or the backwater sounds for monster tarpon, cobia and many other species. Let Captain Vaughn put you on a fish of a lifetime. He is very dedicated to making every trip a safe, productive and a memorable experience for all of his clients. For many years he has been guiding some of the best light tackle & fly fishing charters here in the pristine waters of the low country of South Carolina. 

Fishing is truly Vaughn's #1 passions in life. 



An artist as well as a fisherman, with a bachelors degree in fine art from the University of South Carolina. Vaughn specializes in the ancient art form of Gyotaku (Japanese for fish print) where a real fish is caught and inked, then rubbed with rice paper leaving a detailed image of itself.


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