Fishing Reports from the Carolina Beach area

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Carolina Beach July 15, 2004

Steve, at Seagull Bait and Tackle, reports that good catches of flounder continue to come out of Snow’s Cut and the inlet area. There were several citation-sized flounder weighed in this past week, with the largest weighing just under 10 pounds. Mullet minnows or menhaden are the baits to use, but they continue to be […]

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Carolina Beach July 8, 2004

Kelly, at Cape Fear Marine and Tackle, reports that the kings seem to be right off the beach. Reports came in last week of king hook-ups right outside the Carolina Beach Inlet. The spanish fishing has slowed, but there are still a few being caught by trolling a spoon or using some type of jig. […]

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Carolina Beach July 1, 2004

Kelly, at Cape Fear Marine and Tackle reports that the offshore activity is still somewhat active with dolphin still around the close in wrecks and obstructions. Capt. Matt Wirt of Reel Adventures brought in a 28 lb. and 16 lb. king mackerel, so there are some larger kings around. Surf fishing is producing croakers, blues, […]

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Carolina Beach June 24, 2004

Kelly, at Cape Fear Marine and Tackle, reports that king mackerel activity has picked up around the School House and 23 Mile Rock, with reports of multiple kings weighing around 15 to 20 lbs. Dolphin are as close as 20 miles from the beach, and they seem to be around any weed line they can […]

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Carolina Beach June 17, 2004

Steve, at Seagull Bait and Tackle, reports that a few pompano have showed up in the surf again. One guy weighed in a 3.25 lb. pompano this past week. The surf and piers have also been full of croakers and small blues. This area is still seeing a few Virginia mullet and occasionally a small […]