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Carolina Beach August 25, 2005

Barry, at Cape Fear Marine and Tackle, reports hot weather and hot fishing. Inside, the inshore slam of redfish, trout, and flounder is attainable from fishing Snow’s Cut and down river all the way to the creeks behind Bald Head Island. Outside, the kings and a few cobia are being taken by slow trolling. The […]

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Wrightsville Beach August 25, 2005

Tex, at Tex’s Tackle, reports excellent catches of spanish mackerel outside Carolina Beach Inlet. Flounder fishing inshore has been good on live mullet or Berkley Gulp baits. Red drum are in the waterway, and they are running the surf now as well. Nearshore, the biggest kings have been just outside the inlets on big live […]

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Topsail August 25, 2005

Ricky, at Speckled Specialist Charters, reports that trout are still biting early in the mornings, with some nice 4 lb. class fish this week. The gray trout have arrived on live bottoms and were caught on diamond jigs. Flounder are still biting on the nearshore reefs, as well as light lining live bait for kings […]

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Swansboro August 25, 2005

Jeff, at FishN4Life Charters, reports that the masses of mullet minnows have moved north of the area, but small schools of a dozen or two can be found around the mouth of the White Oak River, as well as in the marsh systems between the ICW and the ocean. There are plenty of 3 to […]

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Mike Martin Pier Tournament 2005

Surf City Pier held the 1st annual Mike Martin Pier Fishing Tournament over the weekend of August 13-14, and 73 participants hit the pier starting at 6:00 am Saturday and ending 3:00 pm on Sunday. The big fish of the weekend came from Eddie Perry, from Raleigh. Perry landed a 3.01 lb. trout with a […]