Fishing Reports from the Swansboro/Emerald Isle area

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Swansboro/Emerald Isle – August 15, 2019

Swansboro/Emerald Isle – August 15, 2019

Hannah, of The Reel Outdoors, reports that surf anglers have been catching spanish mackerel while casting jigs at feeding schools in the early morning. Bluefish are mixed in with the spanish, with some blues also being caught on cut bait and shrimp. Bottom fishing has produced sea mullet and pompano. Sound-side anglers are catching red […]

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Swansboro/Emerald Isle – August 1, 2019

Swansboro/Emerald Isle – August 1, 2019

Hannah, of The Reel Outdoors, reports that surf anglers have been finding good numbers of sea mullet while bottom fishing with shrimp. Pompano (up to 3 lbs.) are being caught with smaller Carolina-rigs tipped with sand fleas. Fishing the deeper holes right off the sand when the water pulls back has been key in getting […]

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Swansboro/Emerald Isle – July 18, 2019

Swansboro/Emerald Isle – July 18, 2019

Hannah, of The Reel Outdoors, reports that anglers bottom fishing in the surf are catching sea mullet, spot, and gray trout while using shrimp and Fishbites strips. Bluefish are hitting casting jigs and cut baits, with the best action being early before crowds hit the beach. Inshore fishing has been great, with red drum staged […]

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Swansboro/Emerald Isle – July 4, 2019

Swansboro/Emerald Isle – July 4, 2019

Hannah, of The Reel Outdoors, reports that inshore fishing continues to pick up with the increased arrival of bait into the area. Red drum are being caught in marshy areas behind the barrier islands with cut baits and soft plastics. A few speckled trout have been caught in creeks off the ICW in the morning […]

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Swansboro/Emerald Isle – June 20, 2019

Swansboro/Emerald Isle – June 20, 2019

Hannah, of The Reel Outdoors, reports that surf anglers are finding good numbers of sea mullet while fishing sand fleas and shrimp in deeper holes along the beach. A few pompano have been mixed in. The best condition is clean water, as rough and dirty water keeps the catch numbers down. Bluefish and spanish mackerel […]

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