Fishing Reports

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Topsail June 3, 2004

Chris, at East Coast Sports, reports that when the wind isn’t blowing it’s easy to find reds on the oyster bars. The inlet and creek mouths have been producing plenty of flounder. However, these flounder continue to be a little under the legal size limit. There are still lots of Spanish just off the beach, […]

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Wrightsville Beach June 3, 2004

Tex, at Tex’s Tackle, reports that very few boats made it to the stream this week due to weather. Those that did go came back with a few dolphin and king mackerel. Small dolphin (up to 12 lbs.) and snake kings are biting cigar minnows at WR4 and 23 Mile Rock. Those dropping live and […]

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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 […]