Fishing Reports from the Wrightsville Beach area

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Wrightsville Beach October 28, 2004

Tex, at Tex’s Tackle, reports sailfish and wahoo in the gulf stream and a stray 68 lb. wahoo landed at 23 Mile Rock. King fishing is best just off the beach out to around 10 miles. Flounder are everywhere, with bigger fish in the inlet and on nearshore wrecks. Fish up to 7 lbs. have […]

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Wrightsville Beach October 14, 2004

Tex, at Tex’s Tackle, reports everything is biting. King mackerel are right on the beach and at nearshore reefs from 3 to 30 miles. Gray and speckled trout have begun to make their fall appearance, with some nice sized fish showing the past week. The trout fishing should only get better: on the inside for […]

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Wrightsville Beach September 16, 2004

Tex, at Tex’s Tackle, reports that flounder are still biting very well in the inlets and along the nearshore reefs. Over-the-slot drum are being caught in the surf and along the jetty rocks as well. Speckled and gray trout are beginning to show inshore. There have also been some spots in the waterway. Bluefish are […]

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Wrightsville Beach September 2, 2004

Tex, of Tex’s Tackle, reports that there was a good spanish bite earlier in the week with 2 to 4 lb. fish coming from inlets and the surf. There was also a few 4 to 6 lb. bluefish caught around Masonboro Inlet. Flounder are inshore and just off the beach in a variety of sizes. […]

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Wrightsville Beach August 26, 2004

Tex, at Tex’s Tackle, reports that the Masonboro jetties have been producing slot-size red drum, with a few over-the-slot fish and some flounder mixed in. Live or cut baits have been getting the most bites. Bluefish and spanish mackerel are also outside the jetties, with the spanish in the cleaner water. The surf is producing […]