Fishing Reports

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Carolina Beach June 23, 2005

Barry, at Cape Fear Marine and Tackle, reports kings and dolphin have been hot from 5 miles on out, with a good bite off the Dredge Wreck. A few sailfish are moving in with the warmer waters. Flounder fishing has picked up in the inlets. Most fish are keeper size now, and they’re running up […]

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Topsail June 23, 2005

Chris, at East Coast Sports, reports that the area piers have brought in some big fish recently, including several kings, a cobia, and a tarpon. Blues, however, have been the main catch. As for bottom fishing, look to find a few sea mullet, a few pompano, and a spots. The surf has seen lots of […]

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Wrightsville Beach June 23, 2005

Tex, at Tex’s Tackle, reports dolphin are moving inshore. There’s been a good bite around the Schoolhouse and a scattered bite around the wrecks as close as 7 miles. Gulf stream has slowed somewhat, but there are some dolphin and wahoo with an occasional tuna or billfish. Those trolling for kings are picking up a […]

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Swansboro June 23, 2005

Jeff Cronk, of FishN4Life Charters, reports that this year’s stock of newly spawned mullet minnows are about 2″ long. Another week or two and you will be able to land them with the cast net. Currently, there is a great number of threadfin herring along the Swansboro waterfront. There are also shrimp showing up in […]

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Morehead City June 23, 2005

George, at Carolina Bait and Tackle, reports that the flounder bite has improved. Look for them in the inlet and around structure and piers. You can also target flounder just outside the inlet and at the artificial reefs. Another inside bite has been the gray trout. They’ve been caught in the inlet, under bridges, and […]