Fishing Reports

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Wrightsville Beach June 2, 2005

Tex, at Tex’s Tackle, reports excellent catches of dolphin in the gulf stream but very few tuna and wahoo and an occasional sailfish. Closer in around the 20 to 30 mile areas there are some very nice grouper up to 20 lbs. to be caught. Cobia are being seen around the liberty ship and nearshore […]

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Topsail June 2, 2005

Frank, at Seaview Pier, reports a memorable day for 7 year old Daniel Ludlum. Within 3 hours of each other he landed a 12 lb. king mackerel and a 48 lb. cobia which he fought for about an hour. There were two other kings landed as well as some big chopper bluefish. Spanish have still […]

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Swansboro June 2, 2005

Dale, at Reel Outdoors, reports that the best bite has been blues on the beach and off the piers. They’ve been landing several in the 5 to 12 lb. range. The surf has also had some catches of a few flounder and gray trout. The “Old Inlet” has seen an even better flounder bite, with […]

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Morehead City June 2, 2005

Jas, at Sportsman’s Pier, reports that the catch has been mostly blues. Many people are catching them in the 7 to 10 lb. range. During one run the pier had 30 to 40 of the Hatteras-sized blues landed. There have been some spanish, with most in the 1 to 3 lb. range. They landed a […]

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North Myrtle Beach May 26, 2005

Mark Dickson, of Shallow Minded Charters, reports fishing has finally heated up and just in time for the annual Dixie Chicken Tournament which includes both inshore and offshore species. The cobia have arrived and one of his clients landed an 18 lb. fish on a fly rod. The cobia will be on inshore live bottoms […]