Fishing Reports from the Morehead City/Atlantic Beach area

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Morehead – April 26, 2018

Matt, of Chasin’ Tails Outdoors, reports that a decent amount of sea mullet have been caught when the wind dies down enough for anglers to get on the water. The Morehead side of the Turning Basin and around the 25 Buoy toward the Beaufort Inlet have been the best for the mullet, where bouncing around […]

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Morehead City – April 12, 2018

Matt, of Chasin’ Tails Outdoors, reports that Cape Lookout shoals has been seeing good red drum action, with 20+ fish days being common in the clear water around Shark Island. Gulps and live mud minnows are pulling in the reds, which are also hanging in the shallow flats in backwater bays. Both bluefish and false […]

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Morehead City – March 22, 2018

Matt, of Chasin’ Tails Outdoors, reports that while there haven’t been too many anglers on the water over the last week, the fish have still been coming in. Despite a cold winter and bad freeze, speckled trout are hanging on, with most of the catches coming from the backs of the creeks and a few […]

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Morehead City – December 14, 2017

Morehead City – December 14, 2017

Matt, of Chasin’ Tails Outdoors, reports that tons of speckled trout are being caught in the area, with the size of the trout varying from day to day. The winter months, though, seem to produce bigger specks being caught more frequently. Core Creek, the Haystacks, and Bogue Sound are all holding fish, as well as […]

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Morehead City – November 16, 2017

Morehead City – November 16, 2017

Matt, of Chasin’ Tails Outdoors, reports that anglers fishing from the piers have found excellent king mackerel action. A few spanish and bluefish are still being landed when casting Gotcha plugs. Those looking for fish for the table have landed spot, sea mullet, red drum, and black drum. Cut shrimp and bloodworms have worked well. […]