Fishing Reports from the Wrightsville Beach area

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Wrightsville Beach – October 12, 2017

Wrightsville Beach – October 12, 2017

Matt, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that red and black drum, sheepshead, bluefish, and flounder are all biting consistently in and around area creeks, marshes, and docks. The speckled trout bite, while improving, has been hit or miss. Most of the keepers have been hitting topwater plugs in the morning and MirrOlures or soft plastics once […]

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Wrightsville Beach – September 28, 2017

Wrightsville Beach – September 28, 2017

Matt, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that red and black drum, flounder, and bluefish are all biting consistently in and just inshore of the inlets. Spanish and ladyfish can be found in and just offshore of the inlets. Speckled trout fishing has been decent and will improve as the water temperature drops. Most of the fish […]

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Wrightsville Beach – September 14, 2017

Wrightsville Beach – September 14, 2017

Matt, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that inshore anglers are consistently pulling in red and black drum, sheepshead, bluefish, and speckled trout, along with several ladyfish. Most of the fish have been found in deeper channels near the inlets and around ICW docks with deep water and good current flow. Live bait on a Carolina rig […]

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Wrightsville Beach – August 31, 2017

Wrightsville Beach – August 31, 2017

Matt, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that fishing has been good inshore for red drum, black drum, sheepshead, ladyfish, keeper flounder, and a few nice trout. Live bait on a Carolina rig in deeper water or under a popping cork in shallow water has been working for the red drum and flounder. Gulp shrimp and Z-Man […]

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Wrightsville Beach – August 17, 2017

Wrightsville Beach – August 17, 2017

Matt, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that inshore fishing has been good for redfish and flounder, with a few trout mixed in. Docks, creek mouths, flats, and grass banks near deeper channels can all be good depending on the cycle of the tide. Live bait on a Carolina rig or under a popping cork is always […]