Fishing Reports from the Wrightsville Beach area

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Wrightsville Beach – June 8, 2017

Wrightsville Beach – June 8, 2017

Matt, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that there has been some good flounder fishing inshore, especially around creeks near the inlets. A lot of the fish are being caught by anglers drifting with Gulp shrimp and jerk shads, but live minnows are always a good option, especially when anchoring in a specific spot. The red drum […]

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Wrightsville Beach – May 25, 2017

Wrightsville Beach – May 25, 2017

Matt, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that red drum fishing has been picking up inshore. Topwater baits like the Yo-Zuri 3D Inshore have been catching some of the fish, and soft plastics like the Gulp jerk shad or Z-Man EZ shrimp rigged with little to no weight are another good option. Red and black drum are […]

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Wrightsville Beach – May 11, 2017

Wrightsville Beach – May 11, 2017

Matt, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that inshore there has been a good number of large bluefish being caught. The fish have been in the creeks, but the majority are being caught near the inlets or just off the beach. Large topwater plugs have been working well, but almost any suspending bait or topwater will work […]

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Wrightsville Beach – April 27, 2017

Wrightsville Beach – April 27, 2017

Matt, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that there have been small and large groups of 9-15 lb. bluefish back in the creeks all the way out to the inlets. Topwater lures have been catching a lot of fish, and larger soft plastics and suspending hard baits (like the Catch 2000) are also working. A few schools […]

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Wrightsville Beach – April 13, 2017

Wrightsville Beach – April 13, 2017

Matt, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that there has been some nice-sized speckled trout being caught. Anglers have been reporting fish near the inlets, boat basins, and in deeper sections of creeks. Z-Man Trout Tricks and PaddlerZ have been catching a lot of these fish. Billy Bay Halo Shads and MR17s have been producing fish as […]