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Penn International VI Reels

Penn International VI Reels

Long considered the industry standard in regards to offshore trolling reels, the Penn International Gold series for years has been, as the name suggests, the “gold standard” in offshore fishing tackle. While bulletproof, the old, heavy standards have recently lost market share to newer, lighter, and more user-friendly options from other manufacturers. The new and […]

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Morehead City – December 14, 2017

Morehead City – December 14, 2017

Matt, of Chasin’ Tails Outdoors, reports that tons of speckled trout are being caught in the area, with the size of the trout varying from day to day. The winter months, though, seem to produce bigger specks being caught more frequently. Core Creek, the Haystacks, and Bogue Sound are all holding fish, as well as […]

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Grundens Deck-Boss Boot

Grundens Deck-Boss Boot

While an array of Xtratuf’s offerings have recently replaced the white shrimp boot, or “Sneads Ferry Sneakers”, in most anglers’ choice of footwear, a new boot has arrived in the fishing world. Grundens, the authority in makers of foul weather gear, has introduced their Deck-Boss boot into the market. Expanding upon other manufacturers’ importance on […]

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Pamlico – December 14, 2017

Pamlico – December 14, 2017

Richie, of East Side Bait and Tackle, reports that trout fishing has really fired up, with the majority of fish moving into the creeks off of the Pamlico River. Most of the trout have been in the 16-19” range, but multiple fish in the 5-7 lb. range have also been landed. Casting MirrOlures has been […]

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Guide Time – Blackfins By Any Means

Guide Time – Blackfins By Any Means

The plan was to catch blackfins by just about any means necessary, and since we were with Capt. Rick Croson, of Living Waters Guide Service out of Wrightsville Beach, we had a lot of options. We left the dock in the dark at 5:30 am, heading out under the stars, and the calm seas meant […]