Fishing Reports from the Topsail/Sneads Ferry area

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Topsail – May 10, 2018

Chris, of East Coast Sports, reports that speckled trout and red drum are readily biting inshore, especially in the mouths of creeks. A few big chopper blues have been mixed in as well, and topwater fishing is the way to go if you want to target the big blues specifically. As for surf and pier, […]

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Topsail – April 26, 2018

Chris, of East Coast Sports, reports that the redfish and speckled trout bite remains strong inshore. The mouths of creeks are now the best places to find both species, where using baits like a Skitterwalk will increase your chances of landing a big fish. Some chopper blues can be found in the creeks as well, […]

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Topsail – April 12, 2018

Chris, of East Coast Sports, reports that both the red drum and speckled trout bite is on fire inshore, with cut shrimp accounting for most of the action. If the fish are on the surface, lures like the Zara Spook are working wonders, and you might also pull in a citation bluefish. Surf anglers are […]

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Topsail – March 22, 2018

Chris, of East Coast Sports, reports that red drum are biting as strong as ever inshore, especially around oyster beds, and Gulp shrimp have been doing an excellent job of attracting them. Anglers may also come across some black drum while fishing inshore creeks. Halo shrimp under popping corks are doing well for speckled trout. […]

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Topsail – December 14, 2017

Topsail – December 14, 2017

Chris, of East Coast Sports, reports that the sound side of Topsail has been hot, with speckled trout just about everywhere. MirrOlures and the Hot Chicken Bass Assassins are the top baits for the specks, which are also biting (albeit in slightly smaller numbers) off of local piers and in the surf. Red drum are […]