Fishing Reports from the North Myrtle Beach/Little River area

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North Myrtle Beach/Little River – April 25, 2019

North Myrtle Beach/Little River – April 25, 2019

Patrick, of Captain Smiley Fishing Charters, reports that fishing has remained largely the same throughout the month of April as it was during the last few weeks of March. Speckled trout are still inshore on shelly or sandy bottoms on the low to rising tide. Soft plastics, especially shrimp from Gulp and Vudu, continue to […]

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North Myrtle Beach/Little River – April 11, 2019

North Myrtle Beach/Little River – April 11, 2019

Patrick, of Captain Smiley Fishing Charters, reports that speckled trout have been the main focus over the past few weeks. The specks have been plentiful inshore and at the jetties, and quite a few of them have been in the 25-30” range. Inshore, the best action is coming from shelly or sandy bottoms on the […]

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North Myrtle Beach/Little River – March 21, 2019

North Myrtle Beach/Little River – March 21, 2019

Patrick, of Captain Smiley Fishing Charters, reports that inshore water temperatures on the north end of the Grand Strand are in the high 50s/low 60s. Clarity is good, but snot grass is showing up early, so be prepared to clean off a lot of hooks. Slot redfish and keeper black drum are being caught on […]

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North Myrtle Beach/Little River – December 13, 2018

North Myrtle Beach/Little River – December 13, 2018

Patrick, of Captain Smiley Fishing Charters, reports that a lot of small trout are still coming in from a variety of places, though ledges in about 10’ of water have been the most productive. Tide stages don’t seem to matter as long as there is a lot of moving water. Gulp and Vudu shrimp are […]

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North Myrtle Beach/Little River – November 15, 2018

North Myrtle Beach/Little River – November 15, 2018

Patrick, of Captain Smiley Fishing Charters, reports that inshore water temperatures have fallen to the lower sixties, and clarity has improved back to normal. Fishing has been productive for a mixed bag of species, especially trout. Unfortunately, most of the trout are small, with relatively few keepers mixed in. They will hit almost any white-colored […]