Fishing Reports from the Pamlico area

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Pamlico July 14, 2011

Richard, of Tar-Pam Guide Service, reports that anglers are still catching good numbers of flounder in the Pamlico River on Gulp pogies and shrimp, or on live baits like finger mullet. A few speckled trout are mixed in with the flatfish, and anglers are catching a few more while targeting them in the very early […]

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Pamlico July 7, 2011

Gary, of Spec Fever Guide Service, reports that the topwater striper bite is red hot in the Neuse River around New Bern right now. The fish are busting bait on the surface in the early mornings and biting a variety of topwater plugs. Blind casting around points and hard structure has also been effective. The […]

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Pamlico June 30, 2011

Gary, of Spec Fever Guide Service, reports that the first tarpon of the year have already shown up in the Pamlico Sound and the lower Neuse River, and the fishing will only get better as summer wears on. Giant “old” red drum are also starting to make an appearance in the sound and the river, […]

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Pamlico June 23, 2011

Gary, of Spec Fever Guide Service, reports that the puppy drum bite in the lower Neuse River has finally turned on for summer. Anglers are catching most of the pups beneath docks and along shorelines around Oriental and down the ICW in Adams Creek. Live and cut baits have been producing most of the action […]

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Pamlico June 16, 2011

Dave, of Minnesott Beach Bait and Tackle, reports that heat, wind, and low water have made for tough fishing over the past week, but anglers willing to work hard are still eking out some decent catches. Most of the speckled trout have been on the small side lately, but there are a few decent fish […]