Fishing Reports from the Swansboro/Emerald Isle area

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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. […]

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Swansboro June 2, 2005

Dale, at Reel Outdoors, reports that the best bite has been blues on the beach and off the piers. They’ve been landing several in the 5 to 12 lb. range. The surf has also had some catches of a few flounder and gray trout. The “Old Inlet” has seen an even better flounder bite, with […]

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Swansboro May 26, 2005

Bob, at Reel Outdoors, reports that there have been a few spanish running up the coastline. Guys trolling along the shoreline have been doing well with the small kings. They’re running just up to legal size, and you can often find them mixed in with some spanish. Blues are all over the surf and nearshore […]

 Gary Hurley

Swansboro May 12, 2005

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 Gary Hurley

Swansboro April 15, 2005

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