Fishing Reports from the Pamlico area

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Pamlico – March 23, 2017

Pamlico – March 23, 2017

Richie, of East Side Bait and Tackle, reports the bite has been slow, with both the cold and wind slowing the bite. There are, however, still a few scattered trout and rockfish in the area. Those looking for trout are finding success with MirrOLures, specifically the MR17 series, and anglers are landing trout of various […]

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Pamlico – Winter 2016 – 2017

Pamlico – Winter 2016 – 2017

Gary, of Spec Fever Guide Service, reports there are many speckled trout in the creeks of the Neuse River. The water is a little cool (in the lower 50s), so anglers should fish soft plastic jigs and soft plastic shrimp underneath popping corks. There are also a few small reds and stripers mixed in with […]

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Pamlico – November 17, 2016

Pamlico – November 17, 2016

Gary, of Spec Fever Guide Service, reports that the speckled trout bite in the lower Neuse River remains excellent on the main river shorelines. Anglers have been connecting with the specs on soft plastic baits and jigheads. Jerk shads and paddletails have been the bait of choice. DOA shrimp under a popping cork have also […]

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Pamlico – October 27, 2016

Pamlico – October 27, 2016

Richard, of Tar-Pam Guide Service, reports that the speckled trout bite has been excellent in the lower portion of the Pamlico River. The specs are feeding on river shorelines and creek mouths as the fish move up river into their late fall habitats. Soft plastics like Z-Man jerk shad and Paddlerz on jig heads or […]

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Pamlico – October 13, 2016

Pamlico – October 13, 2016

Dave, of Knee Deep Custom Charters, reports that speckled trout, puppy drum, and flounder have all been eating well post-storm, and anglers are having no problem finding a mess of fish for dinner. All three species are being found on the Neuse River from New Bern out to the sound. The main river is providing […]