Fishing Reports from the Morehead City/Atlantic Beach area

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Morehead City – July 6, 2017

Morehead City – July 6, 2017

Matt, of Chasin’ Tails Outdoors, reports that surf anglers are connecting with good numbers of spanish and bluefish early in the morning and late in the day. Tossing Gotcha plugs and Glass Minnow jigs around clear water has worked best. Those bottom fishing in the surf have connected with sea mullet, pompano, pigfish, flounder, red […]

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Morehead City – June 22, 2017

Morehead City – June 22, 2017

Matt, of Chasin Tails Outdoors, reports that when the water is clear, anglers fishing the surf are connecting with spanish and bluefish by casting Gotcha plugs and glass minnow jigs from the piers and beaches. Anglers fishing the bottom are hooking up with sea mullet, pompano, spots, bluefish, sharks, and red drum. A few cobia […]

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Morehead City – June 8, 2017

Morehead City – June 8, 2017

Matt, of Chasin’ Tails Outdoors, reports that cobia are still around, and anglers are finding most while fishing the bottom with live or dead menhaden. When the weather allows anglers to sight fish, cobia are being caught trailing turtles and near bait balls. They’re throwing bucktails tipped with large soft plastics. Spanish are feeding well […]

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Morehead City – May 25, 2017

Morehead City – May 25, 2017

Matt, of Chasin’ Tails Outdoors, reports that cobia season is now getting into full swing. The bait balls have been hard to find, so most fish are being located while they’re free swimming or under turtles. Bowed-Up, Meat Hog, and Sea Striker Bug Eye bucktails have been doing the trick, along with the Savage Real […]

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Morehead City – May 11, 2017

Morehead City – May 11, 2017

Matt, of Chasin Tails, reports that the cobia have finally arrived, with over 15 fish hooked in the Cape Lookout area. Most of the fish have been caught off of menhaden pods and turtles along the beach, and a few anglers have caught the fish bottom fishing in Barden’s Inlet at Cape Lookout. Shad and […]