Fishing Reports from the Morehead City/Atlantic Beach area

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Morehead City – April 13, 2017

Morehead City – April 13, 2017

Nick, of Chasin Tails Outdoors, reports that there are still some sea mullet in the turn basin, and they can be caught on cut shrimp. Specs and red drum can be found in the marshes and creeks, and they are falling for MirrOlures, live bait, and soft plastics on jigheads. A few fish have also […]

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Morehead City – March 23, 2017

Morehead City – March 23, 2017

Matt, of Chasin Tails, reports that the sea mullet bite has slowed down from the large numbers seen a few weeks ago, but as the temperatures get back up into the 60s, the bite should turn back on. “Sam’s Gitters” spec rigs tipped with bait shrimp has been the way to connect with the fish. […]

 Sarah Gagliardo

Morehead – Winter 2016 – 2017

Morehead – Winter 2016 – 2017

Matt, of Chasin’ Tails Outdoors, reports that the flounder bite has been excellent recently, both inshore and at nearshore artificial reefs. Inshore, the bite has been best around the Port Wall and area bridges. Offshore, AR-315 and AR-330 have been holding good numbers of fish, but any structure in the same depth should be holding […]

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Morehead City – November 17, 2016

Morehead City – November 17, 2016

Matt, of Chasin’ Tails Outdoors, reports that the speckled trout fishing has been excellent, with anglers bringing good numbers of 6+ lb. trout to the scales. The cooler weather has the fish on the move, so anglers should be persistent and move to locate the schools of specs throughout the inshore marshes. The Haystacks, Core […]

 Sarah Gagliardo

Morehead – October 27, 2016

Morehead – October 27, 2016

Matt, of Chasin’ Tails Outdoors, reports that the inshore speckled trout and redfish bite has been on fire, with anglers catching their limits of both before lunch on most days. The Radio Island rock jetty has been the center of action for both species. Various soft plastics such as Gotcha grubs, H & R grubs, […]