Fishing Reports

 Gary Hurley

Carolina Beach June 16, 2005

Robbie, of Seagull Bait and Tackle, reports that the sheepshead bite came on strong this week. There were catches reported from the surf, the piers, the river, and the bays. The biggest they weighed in this week was 11 lbs. Go with sand fleas or shrimp. They also weighed in more flounder this past week. […]

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Wrightsville Beach June 16, 2005

Russell, at Tidal Market, reports the flounder are still slow to come around but the bluefish and spanish mackerel are hanging around outside Masonboro Inlet. The flounder and red drum that are biting are along the waterway and in the feeder creeks. King mackerel are from the liberty ship out with some bigger fish finally […]

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Topsail June 16, 2005

Ricky Kellum, of Speckled Specialists Charters, reports there is still a very good speckled trout bite going and should last a few weeks before the water gets too hot. Shrimp are finally beginning to show in deep water but it is still tougher to get bait than catch the trout. Notable catches this week included […]

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Swansboro June 16, 2005

Steve Brantley, of, reports that this past week was a little slower with the small school size kings heading towards the Swansboro area. Kings are being caught around Christmas Rock and the Honey Hole areas. The occasional spanish and blue being mixed in with the catch of small kings was not uncommon. The big […]

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Morehead City June 16, 2005

George, at Carolina Bait and Tackle, reports that small kings are all over the area. There were a few kings in the 20 lb. class caught at AR 315. You can use the large drone spoons or live bait. There’s plenty of blues and some spanish right off the beach. Down around the cape, they’ve […]