Fishing Reports

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Topsail / Sneads Ferry – December 13, 2018

Topsail / Sneads Ferry – December 13, 2018

Mike, of Native Son, reports the trout bite is in early winter mode, and as the water continues to cool, remember to fish slow. When in doubt, drop your weight down to the bare minimum and slow down the retrieve even more. MR-17s moved slowly with a just a twitch every now and then should […]

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Southport/Oak Island – December 13, 2018

Southport/Oak Island – December 13, 2018

Angie, of Dutchman Creek Bait and Tackle, reports that most of the catch over the past month has been speckled trout. Most of the fish are still small, but some are in the 18-19” range. Gulp and Vudu shrimp, MirrOlures, and Z-Man soft plastics are all getting bites. A couple of flounder are still coming […]

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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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Pamlico/Neuse – December 13, 2018

Pamlico/Neuse – December 13, 2018

Donald, of Custom Marine Fabrication, reports that recent runs of northeast winds have pushed the speckled trout further up the river towards New Bern. Nice fish from 16-20+” are biting soft plastics fished under a popping cork and MirrOlure suspending lures. With the colder temperatures, most fish are being caught off the main river and […]

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Morehead City/Atlantic Beach – December 13, 2018

Morehead City/Atlantic Beach – December 13, 2018

Matt, of Chasin’ Tails Outdoors, reports that speckled trout fishing has been great lately, and now that water temperatures are falling, more and more keeper fish are entering the mix. The specks are chewing all throughout the inshore waters, and the bite at the Cape Lookout rock jetty has turned on. Live shrimp and mud […]