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Holden Beach/ Ocean Isle May 26, 2005

Ocean Isle Beach Pier, reports good catches of spanish mackerel and bluefish on gotcha plugs with the spanish ranging 14 to 17 inches. A few speckled trout were caught Monday morning on cut squid. Whiting, spots, and pompano have also been caught while the flounder have mostly been too small to keep. Rod and Reel […]

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Southport May 26, 2005

Bobby, at Long Beach Pier, reports great catches of spanish mackerel up to 4 lbs. as well as bluefish both on plugs. The king fishermen are still waiting on a king but a 30 lb. cobia was caught and some chopper bluefish. If you can get your hands on live shrimp you can have an […]

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Carolina Beach May 26, 2005

Robbie, at Seagull Bait and Tackle, reports that big blues moved in over the weekend. The store weighed in several blues in the 7 to 9 pound class. Guys were finding the big blues off of the piers and in the surf. The piers also saw a few spanish mackerel lately, but not in big […]

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Wrightsville Beach May 26, 2005

Tex, at Tex’s Tackle, reports the nearshore bite has turned on with spanish mackerel, bluefish, and snake king mackerel in the 24 to 30 inch class. Trolling yozuri plugs and clark spoons on light tackle has been the most effective tactic. The inlets are starting to cover up with flounder but most are still small. […]

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Topsail May 26, 2005

Chris, at East Coast Sports, reports that the piers are seeing lots of blues all day and lots of spanish in the morning. The mullets have been off and on In the surf, the sand fleas are now readily available. New River Inlet to Surf City is producing mullets and blues. Surf City to Topsail […]