Fishing Reports from the Swansboro/Emerald Isle area

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Swansboro June 23, 2005

Jeff Cronk, of FishN4Life Charters, reports that this year’s stock of newly spawned mullet minnows are about 2″ long. Another week or two and you will be able to land them with the cast net. Currently, there is a great number of threadfin herring along the Swansboro waterfront. There are also shrimp showing up in […]

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Swansboro June 16, 2005

Steve Brantley, of FryingPanTower.com, reports that this past week was a little slower with the small school size kings heading towards the Swansboro area. Kings are being caught around Christmas Rock and the Honey Hole areas. The occasional spanish and blue being mixed in with the catch of small kings was not uncommon. The big […]

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Swansboro June 2, 2005

Capt. Jeff Cronk, of FishN4Life Charters, reports that the numbers of kings have moved off a little this weekend, with lots of 23 to 30 inch fish being caught around Divers Rock, Lost Rock, and a few around the C and D buoys. Spanish are mixed in with the kings, as well as with the […]

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Topsail July 14, 2005

Chris, at East Coast Sports, reports that area piers have been doing well on kings this past week, with Surf City Pier and Sea View Pier with the most. There were also tarpon hooked up over the weekend. The piers have also been seeing some small runs of spots. In the surf expect to hook […]

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Swansboro July 14, 2005

Herb, at Bogue Inlet Pier, reports that Sunday was a good day for keeper flounder, with some groups pulling in multiple catches. They also landed some croakers, a few sea mullet, and some pompano weighing between 1 and 2 lbs. The last king on the pier was a 21 lb. class fish on July 6. […]