Fishing Reports from the Carolina Beach area

 Fish Post

Carolina Beach – July 6, 2017

Carolina Beach – July 6, 2017

Red, of Island Tackle and Hardware, reports that the inshore flounder bite has stayed steady. Tossing live pogies on Carolina rigs near docks in the waterway and in the Cape Fear River has been best for the flatfish. Most fish have been between 2-3 lbs., but a few weighed in have been between 5-7 lbs. […]

 Fish Post

Carolina Beach – June 22, 2017

Carolina Beach – June 22, 2017

Lewis, of Island Tackle and Hardware, reports that anglers fishing the Cape Fear River have had success catching limits of flounder on live pogies and mullet. Most of the flatfish are coming from dock structure and ledges. Black drum and sheepshead have also been mixed in the same areas. Fresh shrimp has been working best […]

 Fish Post

Carolina Beach – June 8, 2017

Carolina Beach – June 8, 2017

Lewis, of Island Tackle and Hardware, reports that surf anglers have had the most success targeting whiting by fishing fresh shrimp on the bottom. Flounder have also been hanging around, and they are willing to pick up a live minnow or piece of fresh shrimp. Anglers tossing plugs from the surf or piers have been […]

 Fish Post

Carolina Beach – May 25, 2017

Carolina Beach – May 25, 2017

Cody, of Island Tackle and Hardware, reports that inshore anglers are hooking in to good numbers of black and red drum. The black drum are feeding on fresh shrimp on Carolina rigs close to docks in the waterway and around oyster beds in the creeks. The reds are falling for live pogies in the area […]

 Fish Post

Carolina Beach – May 11, 2017

Carolina Beach – May 11, 2017

Lewis, of Island Tackle and Hardware, reports that surf anglers have been struggling for a bite, with bluefish landed, and some black and red drum also on the south end. The spanish mackerel and cobia have arrived, with anglers connecting with both within 5 miles of the beach.   Christian, of Seahawk Inshore Fishing Charters, […]