Fishing Reports from the Pamlico/Neuse area

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Pamlico/Neuse – July 19, 2018

Pamlico/Neuse – July 19, 2018

Bobby, of Custom Marine Fabrication, reports that redfish are being caught all the way up into New Bern. Both cut baits and soft plastics are producing fish. Citation red drum are being caught around the shoals towards the mouth of the Neuse on large cut baits. Anglers fishing early in the morning are finding a […]

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Pamlico – July 5, 2018

Pamlico – July 5, 2018

Donald, of Custom Marine Fabrication, reports that citation red drum are being caught around the shoals in the river. Large cut baits (such as half of a spot or mullet) on Lupton rigs are getting bites all through the day. The topwater striped bass bite has been strong early in the mornings around New Bern […]

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Pamlico – June 21, 2018

Pamlico – June 21, 2018

Donald, of Custom Marine Fabrication, reports that speckled trout season has put more anglers on the water searching for fish. Using 4” Z-Man or Gulp soft plastics underneath popping corks has been working well in finding fish. Anglers topwater fishing the structure along the banks in the early mornings are finding some of the local […]

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Pamlico – June 7, 2018

Pamlico – June 7, 2018

Donald, of Custom Marine Fabrication, reports that good numbers of red drum are working the flats and drop-offs around the river. Carolina-rigged cut bait and mud minnows have worked great, but active anglers have been using popping corks with soft plastics with success. The topwater striped bass bite has still been good, with most anglers […]

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Pamlico – May 24, 2018

Donald, of Custom Marine Fabrication, reports that the strong winds have put a damper on anglers searching for the topwater striped bass bite, but working creek mouths and structure around the river banks have worked well on the calmer mornings. Rapala Skitterwalk and Heddon Super Spook topwater plugs always tend to produce for local anglers. […]