Company Info

Mid-Carolina MarineAbout Mid-Carolina Marine

In 1979 Johnnie Snipes and Taylor Smith opened Mid Carolina Marine with the desire to offer local customers the highest quality boats backed with the customer service you would expect. Forty years later passed the torch to successful local businessman Charles Carson. Charles is a sportsman with a love for water, fishing and boating!

Mid Carolina Marine is fortunate to have a great crew of experienced employees. Most have worked for Mid Carolina for 10 plus years. We have a very capable riggers that will prepare your boat with quality and detail. Our service techs have all proper certifications and knowledge to keep you on the water. Our dealership also has a large parts department and helpful staff.

Mid-Carolina Marine keeps a large inventory of fresh water and salt water fishing and cruising boats year round.


Shown above are some of the numerous awards Mid-Carolina Marine has received for excellence in both sales and service. Some are:

  • Fourteen times Scout's Number One Dealer of the Year
  • Grady White's Top Customer Service Award
  • Boat & Motor Dealer Magazine - Top Ten Dealer in the Nation
  • Columbia Magazine - Best Boat Dealer
  • State Newspaper - Best Boat Dealer
  • Free Times - Best Boat Dealer

...and many more

Mid-Carolina Marine is located in West Columbia, SC, less than three miles from major interstate highways, and just across the Congaree River from downtown Columbia.

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. til 5:30 p.m. | Saturdays: 9:30 a.m. til 1:00 p.m. February - August