Fishing Reports from the Swansboro/Emerald Isle area

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Swansboro – October 26, 2017

Swansboro – October 26, 2017

Richard, of Reel Outdoors, reports that surf fishing has stayed steady. Red drum, black drum, pompano, bluefish, and spanish have been the main targets in the suds. Anglers using cut mullet have found action with the red drum and blues, and fresh cut shrimp has worked best for the black drum and pompano. Early in […]

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Swansboro – October 12, 2017

Swansboro – October 12, 2017

Bob, of Reel Outdoors, reports that anglers fishing the surf have landed a variety of species. Red drum, black drum, spanish, bluefish, and pompano have all been hooked. Those casting fresh cut mullet have found action with the bluefish and red drum, and fresh shrimp has worked for the black drum and pompano. In the […]

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Swansboro – September 28, 2017

Swansboro – September 28, 2017

Rich, of Reel Outdoors, reports that anglers plugging from the shore and the piers have landed bluefish, spanish, and false albacore on Stingsilvers and Castmasters, and those tossing cut bait in the suds have hooked into a few over-slot red drum. While bottom fishing in the surf, a few keeper flounder have also been landed. […]

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Swansboro – September 14, 2017

Swansboro – September 14, 2017

Jay, of Reel Outdoors, reports that anglers fishing in the surf zone have found numerous schools of spanish and bluefish. Tossing Castmaster jigs has been getting the job done. Those fishing the bottom with sand fleas have hooked a good number of pompano. A few red drum have also been landed on fresh cut bait. […]

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Swansboro – August 31, 2017

Swansboro – August 31, 2017

James, of Reel Outdoors, reports that red drum have provided plenty of action for anglers fishing inshore. Cut mullet and topwater plugs have been the baits of choice, and targeting marsh banks and oyster structure has worked best. Those searching for flounder have had success casting live finger mullet on Carolina rigs around dock structure […]