Fishing Reports from the Pamlico/Neuse area

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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 […]

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Pamlico June 9, 2011

Richard, of Tar-Pam Guide Service, reports that the Pamlico and Pungo River speckled trout and flounder bite has been excellent lately, with solid numbers of fish coming from the Bath area west to Blount’s Bay and east of Willow Point near Swan Quarter. Many of the flounder are keepers, and the trout will be once […]