Fishing Reports

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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 […]

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Southport May 27, 2004

Linda, of Southport/Oak Island Sportfishing Charters, reports that the wind blowing has put a damper on the offshore fishing. A few boats tried to make it out to the Shark Hole, but it was too rough to fish. “Fish Finder” went out on a backwater trip, and the party caught approximately. 25 flounder. Unfortunately, none […]

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Topsail May 13, 2004

Chris Medlin, at East Coast Sports, reports that guys are picking up flounder on the sound side, but most have been measuring about 13″ with only a few going over the minimum size restriction. There are still citation-sized pompano coming off of the beach. This has been happening for a little over a week now. […]

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Wrightsville Beach May 13, 2004

Tex, at Tex’s Tackle, reports that fishing has finally taken off and gives this week a 8.5 out of 10. In the Gulf Stream, from the Same Ole north to the Swansboro Hole there has been a good dolphin bite with fish running 20-25 pounds. Yellowfin tuna are still being taken on ballyhoo in the […]