Fishing Reports from the Ocean Isle/Holden Beach area

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Ocean Isle – August 31, 2017

Ocean Isle – August 31, 2017

Jeff, of Ocean Isle Fishing Center, reports that redfish have been staging near inshore structure. Most fish have been landed during the higher part of the tide, and the majority of the fish have been mid-slot. Those looking for black drum have done best in the creeks and waterway near oyster structure. Fresh shrimp fished […]

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Ocean Isle – August 17, 2017

Ocean Isle – August 17, 2017

Jeff, of Ocean Isle Fishing Center, reports that speckled trout fishing has produced fish in the 13-20” range. Fishing live shrimp under popping corks has worked best around marsh lines near the higher end of the tide. Redfish have been keying in on oyster structure. Tossing live shrimp hooked on Carolina rigs has been the […]

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Ocean Isle – August 3, 2017

Ocean Isle – August 3, 2017

Jeff, of Ocean Isle Fishing Center, reports that black drum fishing has been the main target for anglers inshore. Tossing a live or fresh shrimp in deeper holes with hard bottom has been the key to landing good numbers of keeper fish, and the bottom part of the tide has been producing best. Flounder fishing […]

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Ocean Isle – July 20, 2017

Ocean Isle – July 20, 2017

Jeff, of Ocean Isle Fishing Center, reports that there has been an abundance of bait inshore, and anglers don’t have to work too hard to catch it. Live shrimp has been the ticket when targeting black drum. Anglers tossing around oyster beds and dock structure in area creeks are having good luck catching keeper fish. […]

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Ocean Isle – July 6, 2017

Ocean Isle – July 6, 2017

Jeff, of Ocean Isle Fishing Center, reports that flounder fishing has really picked up inshore, and limits of 15-18” fish aren’t uncommon. using live finger mullet on Carolina rigs near waterway structure and around creek mouths has accounted for the best catches of flatfish. Redfish have been holding in the larger channels and sitting a […]