Fishing Reports from the Swansboro/Emerald Isle area

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Swansboro July 21, 2005

Capt. Jeff, of FishN4Life Charters, reports that lots of 3-5″ mullet minnows are around the Swansboro waterfront and along the shores of the ICW, as well as along West Channel. There are plenty of live shrimp in the feeder creeks at the mouth of Queens Creek and White Oak River, and 3-6″ shad are in […]

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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 July 7, 2005

Dale, at Reel Outdoors, reports that the surf has seen catches of pompano, flounder, and some blues. The blues have been small, and the spanish bite just on the beach has been on and off. The flounder in the sound are biting but they continue to be small. White Oak River has been doing well […]

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Swansboro June 30, 2005

Jeff Cronk, of FishN4Life Charters, reports that there’s plenty of 3-4″ threadfin herring around the Swansboro waterfront, as well as the bridges. Shrimp are along the creeks just inside White Oak River and Queens Creek, as well as the mainland creeks off Bogue Sound. Mullet minnows are beginning to show, but they are currently between […]

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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 […]