Fishing Reports from the Carolina Beach area

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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Carolina Beach – April 27, 2017

Carolina Beach – April 27, 2017

Lewis, of Island Tackle, reports that anglers in the surf and on the pier are starting to connect with spanish mackerel, along with the chopper blues that are still around but are slowly dwindling. Cut bait and Gotcha plugs are the way to connect with both species. Those setting up a king rig from the […]

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Carolina Beach – April 13, 2017

Carolina Beach – April 13, 2017

Wes, of Island Tackle and Hardware, reports that anglers inshore and in the river are connecting with a decent amount of black drum using fresh shrimp. Expect the fish to be smaller to just keeper size. The redfish are becoming active, more so in the river, and they are falling for artificials and MirrOlure MR18s. […]