Fishing Reports

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Carolina Beach – June 22, 2017

Carolina Beach – June 22, 2017

Lewis, of Island Tackle and Hardware, reports that anglers fishing the Cape Fear River have had success catching limits of flounder on live pogies and mullet. Most of the flatfish are coming from dock structure and ledges. Black drum and sheepshead have also been mixed in the same areas. Fresh shrimp has been working best […]

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Pamlico – June 8, 2017

Pamlico – June 8, 2017

  Richie, of East Side Bait and Tackle, reports that anglers tossing pearl white Z-Man baits (as well as pearl white Gulp swimming mullets) are having luck with the trout on the Pamlico River. A majority of the trout landed have been in the 18-22” range. Flounder and puppy drum have been mixed in with […]

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Swansboro/Emerald Isle- June 8, 2017

Swansboro/Emerald Isle- June 8, 2017

Griffin, of Reel Outdoors, reports that anglers targeting sheepshead around bridges and dock structure are hooking in to some large fish. While fishing these areas, some large black drum have been mixed in (up to the 20 lb. mark). Fiddler crabs have been the bait of choice. Anglers searching for redfish have had the most […]

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Ocean Isle/ Holden Beach

Ocean Isle/ Holden Beach

Jeff, of Ocean Isle Fishing Center, reports that anglers targeting speckled trout are seeing above average action for this time of year. Most fish have been landed while using live shrimp or mud minnows under popping corks, but anglers electing to throw artificials are having luck on Vudu shrimp. Working ledges and drops near oyster […]

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Carolina Beach- June 8, 2017

Carolina Beach- June 8, 2017

Lewis, of Island Tackle and Hardware, reports that surf anglers have had the most success targeting whiting by fishing fresh shrimp on the bottom. Flounder have also been hanging around, and they are willing to pick up a live minnow or piece of fresh shrimp. Anglers tossing plugs from the surf or piers have been […]