Fishing Reports from the Wrightsville Beach area

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Wrightsville Beach – December 14, 2017

Wrightsville Beach – December 14, 2017

Matt, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that the speckled trout bite remains strong, though the fish can be a little tougher to catch now that the weather is cooling down. The specks are hiding in basins and creeks where there is some bait present, but occasionally they will move onto flats and over shallow oyster bars […]

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Wrightsville Beach – November 16, 2017

Wrightsville Beach – November 16, 2017

Matt, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that the speckled trout bite has been incredible throughout the area. Schools of fish can be found moving into the inlets and through the waterway toward creeks and marshes. Artificial baits and lures (like Z-Man PaddlerZ and Swimming Trout Tricks) are working well, especially in natural colors like Opening Night […]

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Wrightsville Beach – October 26, 2017

Wrightsville Beach – October 26, 2017

Matt, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that plenty of red drum and flounder are actively feeding in the marshes near inlets and around waterway docks. Black drum, sheepshead, bluefish, and ladyfish are also being caught inshore, with MirrOlures and Z-Man soft plastics producing the most fish. The speckled trout bite has been decent and will only […]

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Wrightsville Beach – October 12, 2017

Wrightsville Beach – October 12, 2017

Matt, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that red and black drum, sheepshead, bluefish, and flounder are all biting consistently in and around area creeks, marshes, and docks. The speckled trout bite, while improving, has been hit or miss. Most of the keepers have been hitting topwater plugs in the morning and MirrOlures or soft plastics once […]

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Wrightsville Beach – September 28, 2017

Wrightsville Beach – September 28, 2017

Matt, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that red and black drum, flounder, and bluefish are all biting consistently in and just inshore of the inlets. Spanish and ladyfish can be found in and just offshore of the inlets. Speckled trout fishing has been decent and will improve as the water temperature drops. Most of the fish […]