Fishing Reports

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Ocean Isle July 14, 2005

Brant McMullan, of Ocean Isle Fishing Center, reports that the king fishing is looking good in the area. The menhaden are showing up better on this side of Frying Pan Shoals. The bait has been inconsistent in this area, but recently their appearance has definitely improved. With the live bait will come catches of bigger […]

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Ocean Isle July 7, 2005

Barrett McMullan, of the Ocean Isle Fishing center, reports that inshore the flounder bite has improved in the inshore waters. Several fish were caught this week in the 2 to 2.5 lb. range. The better spots were Tubbs Inlet and the mouth of all the other area inlets. Red drum fishing is doing well. Their […]

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Southport July 7, 2005

Jimmy Price, of Wildlife Bait and Tackle, reports that flounder fishing in the area has again picked up this week. Numbers of fish are coming from Yaupon Reef and the Southport waterfront. They also had good results drifting in the Lockwood Folly Inlet. The speckled trout and red drum bite has also been good this […]

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Carolina Beach July 7, 2005

Dave Tilley, of FryingPanTower.com, reports that the dolphin have been red hot just inshore of the break. Blue-white and pink-white seem to be the colors of choice. Offshore, the king mackerel bite has been steady in the 20ish mile range. Find a temperature break, then find some bait on that temp break, and you’ll find […]

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Wrightsville Beach July 7, 2005

Lewis, at Bug em Bait Co., reports the usual summer fishing with gulf stream producing a lot of dolphin with shots at billfish. Grouper fishing has been very good 30 miles or farther. Closer to shore the king mackerel and barracudas are all over the reefs with dolphin scattered around as well. Drum and flounder […]