Fishing Reports from the Pamlico/Neuse area

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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 […]

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Pamlico June 2, 2011

Richard, of Tar-Pam Guide Service, reports that flounder fishing in the Pamlico and Pungo Rivers is solid and getting better by the day. Casting artificials like Gulp baits around hard bottom areas near points and flats adjacent to creekmouths is the way to go for the flatfish. Anglers can also connect with the flatfish on […]

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Pamlico May 26, 2011

Gary, of Spec Fever Guide Service, reports that the striped bass bite around New Bern has slowed a bit, but the fishing is still excellent, particularly early in the days. Topwater fishing in the shallow areas has been solid for the first hour or two of daylight lately, and walking and popping-style plugs are both […]

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Pamlico May 12, 2011

Gary, of Spec Fever Guide Service, reports that the striped bass bite in the Neuse River around New Bern is incredible right now, though the season is closed and it’s a catch-and-release fishery. The fish are moving back downriver after spawning, and anglers are hooking big numbers of stripers in the early mornings on topwater […]

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Pamlico April 28, 2011

Gary, of Spec Fever Guide Service, reports that the puppy drum fishing is still solid in the creeks and along the shorelines of the lower Neuse River. Some larger speckled trout are moving out of the creeks and beginning to feed in summer patterns along the river shorelines as well. Soft plastics like D.O.A. CAL […]