Fishing Reports from the Hatteras/Ocracoke area

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Hatteras – April 13, 2017

Hatteras – April 13, 2017

Ryan, of Hatteras Jack, reports that the big blues are back, along with an abundance of pufferfish. A few speckled trout have been reported in the surf as well. Smaller blues are scattered along the shorelines, and those fishing the south beaches can expect to connect with puppy drum. There are bull reds being landed […]

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Hatteras – March 23, 2017

Hatteras – March 23, 2017

Blake, of Hatteras Jack, reports that from the inlet to Avon, anglers have been catching mullet, blow toads, and small bluefish. They’re using cut bait, mostly small pieces of shrimp. Puppy drum have been reported from Buxton to Frisco, with maybe 2-3 citations reported from the Point. Target the reds with grubs on jigheads. The […]

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Hatteras – Winter 2016 – 2017

Hatteras – Winter 2016 – 2017

Ryan, of Hatteras Jack, reports that anglers are connecting with puppy drum, sea mullet, flounder, and speckled trout in the surf. The bite is especially good on the north side of Rodanthe Pier. Those wanting to target the trout, redfish, and flounder should use cut bait, soft plastics, and MirrOlures. Those fishing soundside will find […]

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Hatteras – November 17, 2016

Hatteras – November 17, 2016

Ryan, of Hatteras Jack, reports that the action of late has been sea mullet on the oceanside, with anglers connecting with a number of larger fish. There have been a few reports of anglers connecting with larger bluefish (measuring 30”) on the north side of Avon and down in the Hook. The shark bite has […]

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Hatteras – October 27, 2016

Hatteras – October 27, 2016

Mike, of Hatteras Jack, reports that the puppy drum fishing has been on fire along the beaches. Anglers are also catching bluefish in the surf, as well as scattered trout which have just started to make an appearance along the oceanside. The puppy drum have been regularly caught on MirrOlures and Gulp soft plastics, but […]