Fishing Reports from the Ocean Isle/Holden Beach area

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Ocean Isle – April 12, 2018

Ocean Isle – April 12, 2018

Jeff, of Ocean Isle Fishing Center, reports that there are lots of small redfish being caught. Most of these fish have been between 14-18”, and they are biting the best on fresh shrimp. Some black drum are also around, and they’re feeding on shrimp as well. A few sheepshead have been reported, mainly around the […]

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Ocean Isle – March 22, 2018

Ocean Isle – March 22, 2018

Jeff, of Ocean Isle Fishing Center, reports that there are some small redfish around, with the occasional slot fish mixed in. Mud minnows and Vudu shrimp have proved the most successful for catching the reds. The trout bite has been fairly steady, with most of the fish ranging from 16-18”, and a few in the […]

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Ocean Isle – December 14, 2017

Ocean Isle – December 14, 2017

Jeff, of Ocean Isle Fishing Center, reports that there are good numbers of speckled trout and black drum in the inshore waters. The best action has come from fishing the falling tide in and around tidal rips where creeks converge with larger bodies of water or other creeks.   Derek, of Ocean Isle Fishing Center, […]

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Ocean Isle – November 16, 2017

Ocean Isle – November 16, 2017

Jeff, of Ocean Isle Fishing Center, reports that the inshore bite has remained steady. Speckled trout, flounder, and red drum have been holding in the waterway and marshes, but anglers targeting areas closer to the inlets have landed the most fish. Live finger mullet fished on Carolina rigs has been producing best.   Derek, of […]

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Ocean Isle – October 26, 2017

Ocean Isle – October 26, 2017

Jeff, of Ocean Isle Fishing Center, reports that inshore fishing along the waterway has picked back up. Flounder and slot-sized redfish have been feeding well along the docks and in the creeks. Live finger mullet has been the best bait for the flatfish and reds. Just off the beach, the bull redfish bite has improved […]