Fishing Reports from the Morehead City/Atlantic Beach area

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Morehead City August 18, 2005

George, at Carolina Bait and Tackle, reports that flounder are doing well, with some of the best action coming from the inlet around the sea wall. Using mullet minnows has been the ticket, and for the larger fish go on the tide change. A couple of gray trout were reported this week from the Haystacks. […]

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Morehead City August 11, 2005

Lynn, at Carolina Bait and Tackle, reports that the flounder bite has been good inside around the piers, pilings, bridges, and in the turning basin. Sheepshead are biting well, for those anglers targeting them. In the surf guys have been finding blues and pompano (with lots of small sharks and rays). There’s been a good […]

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Morehead City August 4, 2005

George, at Carolina Bait and Tackle, reports that kings are in close, and they’re bigger this week. Fish from 20-30 lbs. were caught in the inlet to a couple of miles off the beach. The dolphin bite has slowed down in close, probably because of the warmer water temps. To target dolphin, head out 10-12 […]

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Morehead City July 28, 2005

George, at Carolina Bait and Tackle, reports that sea mullet are being caught in the inlet. Spots are coming off the pier and in the surf. The surf has also seen an improved flounder bite, and they’re also in the inlet. Only a few grays and specks are being caught inside. The kings are very […]

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Morehead City July 21, 2005

Joe, at Joe’s Pro Bait and Tackle, reports that inshore the king mackerel bite has slowed somewhat, but it could improve at any time as the bait schools move in. A few customers reported excellent spanish fishing trolling down the beach (with a lot of blues mixed in). There has also been a fair number […]