Fishing opportunities around Patrick include the following:
- Cheraw State Park
- Carolina Sandhills National Wildlife Refuge (visitors need to pick up map and regulations)
- Sandhills State Forest
- The Great Pee Dee River (access at Riverside Park on Church Street in Cheraw)
- Lake Paul Wallace in Bennettsville
The above waters provide a variety of warm water fishing opportunities. Non-residents 14 or older must have a license to fish in any fresh waters. South Carolina and Georgia have a reciprocal fishing agreement. Licenses are available at hardware stores, tackle shops and Wal-Mart SuperCenter.