Fishing Reports

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Carolina Beach June 3, 2004

Kelly, at Cape Fear Marine and Tackle, reports that offshore is still hot with reports of dolphin as close in as 18 miles, but the majority are still further off around 25 miles. Any spots from 23 Mile Rock to the “Red and White” should be producing multiple dolphin catches. The reports of tuna seem […]

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Southport June 3, 2004

Tanya, at Ocean Crest Pier, reports no king mackerel this week due to water conditions, but the speckled trout bite has kept most anglers busy. The trout have been biting live shrimp on and off all day. Most of these fish are weighing 1 to 2.5 lbs. A few nice black drum have been caught, […]

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Topsail May 27, 2004

Chris, at East Coast Sports, reports that all of the piers have been seeing plenty of blues and spanish. They have been picking at other species, such as mullet, spots, pompano, drum, and sheepshead. Surf City Pier reported 3 kings caught this past week, and Seaview Pier reported one king. In the surf from New […]

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Wrightsville Beach May 27, 2005

Tex, at Tex’s Tackle, reports that the dolphin are getting some more size to them out at the Steeples, but the tuna and wahoo bite has slacked off. “Chicken Ship” had an excellent day offshore this week with 18 dolphin, and seven of those were over 30 lbs. Mixed in were a couple of tuna […]

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Carolina Beach May 27, 2004

Steve, at Seagull Bait and Tackle, reports that the spanish continue to be just off the beach and around the piers. Lots of smaller blues are also on the beach and around the piers. The black drum are beginning to be plentiful in the waterway. He has weighed in several black drum, and the weights […]