Fishing Reports

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Wrightsville Beach – November 16, 2017

Wrightsville Beach – November 16, 2017

Matt, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that the speckled trout bite has been incredible throughout the area. Schools of fish can be found moving into the inlets and through the waterway toward creeks and marshes. Artificial baits and lures (like Z-Man PaddlerZ and Swimming Trout Tricks) are working well, especially in natural colors like Opening Night […]

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Hatteras – November 16, 2017

Hatteras – November 16, 2017

Ryan, of Hatteras Jack, reports that surf fishing has fired up and anglers have landed a variety of species. There have been high numbers of speckled trout and red drum landed. Both the trout and the drum have fallen for a mix of artificial lures and cut baits. Sea mullet, black drum, bluefish, flounder, and […]

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Swansboro – November 16, 2017

Swansboro – November 16, 2017

Richard, of Reel Outdoors, reports that surf fishing has picked up. Anglers have found plenty of red drum and speckled trout while targeting the suds. A few small flounder have been landed in the surf zone as well. Fresh cut mullet and cut shrimp have worked well. For anglers looking to toss artificials, MirrOlures and […]

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Carolina Beach – November 16, 2017

Carolina Beach – November 16, 2017

Kevin, of Island Tackle and Hardware, reports that surf fishing has remained steady on Carolina Beach. Anglers fishing with fresh shrimp on bottom rigs have landed good numbers of whiting and black drum. Inshore, the speckled trout bite has heated up. Those fishing the Cape Fear River have found fish holding on marsh banks and […]

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Northern Beaches – November 16, 2017

Northern Beaches – November 16, 2017

Betty, of TW’s Bait and Tackle, reports that anglers are finding plenty of action in the surf. Speckled trout, bluefish, puppy drum, black drum, and spot have all been landed. Those targeting trout have landed many keeper-sized fish on cut shrimp. A mix of cut mullet and shrimp has worked well for all the other […]