Fishing Reports from the Carolina Beach area

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Carolina Beach – Aug 16, 2018

Carolina Beach – Aug 16, 2018

Colton, of Island Tackle and Hardware, reports that the water in the area is still dirty, and so fishing has been slow. Overall, anglers are finding their typical summer catches, just in smaller numbers. Flounder of all sizes are coming from the river, with throwbacks and citation-sized fish equally as common. Bigger redfish are staging […]

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Carolina Beach – Aug 2, 2018

Carolina Beach – Aug 2, 2018

Red, of Island Tackle and Hardware, reports that redfish are coming in on fresh shrimp and 3″ Gulp shrimp (in new penny). A few black drum have been found on oyster beds and under the bridge, along with some sheepshead. Citation flounder have been biting in the river, along Snow’s Cut, and around some docks […]

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Carolina Beach – July 19, 2018

Carolina Beach – July 19, 2018

Red, of Island Tackle and Hardware, reports that there are a few trout in the creeks, and they’re mostly biting Z-Man and Gulp shrimp. Redfish have been on the oyster beds, where they’re happy to strike Carolina-rigged mullet and topwater lures. Flounder are spread out around the creeks and in the inlet, where they’ll fall […]

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Carolina Beach – July 5, 2018

Carolina Beach – July 5, 2018

Lewis, of Island Tackle and Hardware, reports that area inlets are producing good numbers of red drum and flounder. Surf anglers are finding decent numbers of pompano on the beach, while those fishing after dark are pulling in some nice whiting. Spanish are still chewing hard, with most of the action coming from the 1-3 […]

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Carolina Beach – June 21, 2018

Carolina Beach – June 21, 2018

Frank, of Island Tackle and Hardware, reports that surf anglers are finding an improved flounder bite. The flatfish have been hitting on a mix of live bait, cut bait, and artificials. The surf has been seeing some blues and the occasional pompano, too. The piers have also been landing flounder and blues, as well as […]