Fishing Reports from the Hatteras/Ocracoke area

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Hatteras/Ocracoke – June 20, 2019

Hatteras/Ocracoke – June 20, 2019

Ryan, of Hatteras Jack, reports that anglers bottom fishing in the surf have been catching citation-sized pompano and sea mullet. Bluefish are inside the breakers, and they’re hitting cut baits and casting jigs. Spanish mackerel are being caught by anglers throwing glass minnow style jigs. Early in the morning before the crowds hit the beach has […]

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Hatteras/Ocracoke – June 6, 2019

Hatteras/Ocracoke – June 6, 2019

Ryan, of Hatteras Jack, reports that citation-sized sea mullet (to 2.5 lbs.) are being caught with shrimp fished on bottom rigs. Citation pompano have been mixed in with the sea mullet and have preferred sand fleas as bait. A few cobia have been landed from the surf while using Carolina-rigged cut baits. Sound-side anglers have […]

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Hatteras/Ocracoke – May 23, 2019

Hatteras/Ocracoke – May 23, 2019

Ryan, of Hatteras Jack, reports that surf anglers are finding good numbers of bluefish wile casting jigs and fishing Carolina-rigged cut baits. Sea mullet and a few puffers are hitting shrimp on bottom rigs, and a few large pompano (to 2 lbs.) are being landed from Buxton to Frisco on sand fleas. Nearshore anglers are […]

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Hatteras/Ocracoke – May 9, 2019

Hatteras/Ocracoke – May 9, 2019

Jam, of Hatteras Jack, reports that bluefish have been biting very well on the Rodanthe area beaches, with Rodanthe Pier reporting fish on just about every cast. The first cobia of the season was caught at the Point on a large Carolina-rigged cut bait. A few citation-sized drum are being caught at the Point, too, […]

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Hatteras/Ocracoke – April 25, 2019

Hatteras/Ocracoke – April 25, 2019

Jam, of Hatteras Jack, reports that anglers bottom fishing with shrimp are catching great numbers of blow toads. Large sea mullet (up to 18”) are mixed in in the deeper holes. Medium-sized bluefish (2-6 lbs.) are biting Carolina-rigged cut mullet. The old drum bite at the Point has been awesome, with the action at night […]