Fishing Reports from the Pamlico/Neuse area

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Pamlico – September 28, 2017

Pamlico – September 28, 2017

Richie, of East Side Bait and Tackle, reports that those chasing big red drum are still finding plenty of action. Both fresh cut mullet and popping cork rigs have been producers. The speckled trout bite has been irregular, but those covering lots of water have found limits of fish. Most fish have been in the […]

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Pamlico – September 14, 2017

Pamlico – September 14, 2017

Richie, of East Side Bait and Tackle, reports that trout fishing is starting to pick back up in the Pamlico River. Anglers have had the most success fishing Gulp plastics on a 1/8 oz. or 1/4 oz. jig head. Big drum action continues to heat up in the river, and a popping cork rig with […]

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Pamlico – August 31, 2017

Pamlico – August 31, 2017

Richie, of East Side Bait and Tackle, reports that those casting 3” Gulp shrimp and pogies in pearl white have hooked in to speckled trout. The trout are ranging anywhere between 12-18”. The fish have been scattered, but anglers working longer shorelines and covering water have found fish. Flounder fishing has been hit or miss […]

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Pamlico – August 17, 2017

Pamlico – August 17, 2017

Richie, of East Side Bait and Tackle, reports that the Swan Quarter area has produced some solid trout fishing. Tossing soft plastics rigged on jig heads or under popping corks has done the trick. A few flounder have also been in the mix when trout fishing, and they’ve ranged from 12-20”. Puppy drum have been […]

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Pamlico – August 3, 2017

Pamlico – August 3, 2017

Richie, of East Side Bait and Tackle, reports that speckled trout and flounder have been the main targets in the sound lately. Those tossing a Gulp 4” white croaker or 3” pearl white and chartreuse tail shrimp have been having the best luck. Many areas have been productive all over the sound, but the Swan […]