Fishing Reports from the Wrightsville Beach area

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Wrightsville Beach – June 7, 2018

Wrightsville Beach – June 7, 2018

Matt, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that more flounder have been working their way toward the inlets and into the ICW lately, where Gulps, Z-Man JerkshadZ, and live mud minnows and pogies are all getting bites. Slot and over-slot red drum have moved onto flats in the marsh. They will hit topwater lures, weedless-rigged soft plastics, […]

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Wrightsville Beach – May 24, 2018

Matt, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that fishing has been steadily improving over the last couple of weeks. The most recent development has been the increased number of flounder around area inlets and creeks, where Gulp jerk shads and shrimp are consistently producing. Z-Man plastics and live baits are finding fish as well. Red and black […]

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Wrightsville Beach – May 10, 2018

Matt, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that inshore fishing has improved drastically now that we’re in a stable warm weather pattern. There have been plenty of red and black drum hanging around docks in the creeks and ICW, with live mud minnows, cut shrimp, and soft plastics all working well as bait. The reds that have […]

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Wrightsville Beach – April 26, 2018

Matt, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that the recent inshore surge of bluefish shows no signs of stopping over the coming weeks. The blues can be found just about anywhere and will bite just about anything, so pick your favorite bait and get casting (if you start running out of tackle, tie on a wire leader). […]

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Wrightsville Beach – April 12, 2018

Matt, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that schools of smaller and slot-sized red and black drum have been hanging around docks in the waterway and some of the deeper boat basins. Live mud minnows and cut shrimp have been the most productive baits, though Z-Man and Gulp soft plastics will also work. Large schools of slot […]