Originally Posted by Swampin'
Basswrangler had to cancel on our trip last minute so I ended up hitting topsail solo this am. I fished the new river inlet on foot for four or five hours and got nothing but a few short flounder and sea bass. I did see a rat red but it wouldn't give me any attention.
I was throwing the new 6" gulp shrimp when I landed this monster! Just kidding regular old 3" and a regular old shorty.
Originally Posted by turtlestew
I made it down to the beach this weekend to fish the Hook Line & Paddle TJM tourney down in Wilmington. Fishing was good Friday & Saturday. Caught some nice drum and flounder and one monster trout. Got lucky enough to win the Grand Slam prize on Saturday with a 70.25" slam (Trout 27.5, Flounder 20.75, & Red 22).
Bout had a heart attack when I saw that trout come
Originally Posted by pwall1988
Finally had some luck at the pier. Caught a 4.10 on Saturday and a 5.12 on Sunday! It was nice catching fish with fellow club members. Thanks to anybody that helped get these fish in, it's always a group effort at the pier. Had a ball!!!!
Originally Posted by captgordon
Got a bunch of these tossing small streamers on sinking line over a wreck, 6 wt rod. This one almost got nabbed by a pretty large shark at boatside. Good idea to keep your hands out of the water sometimes. Also got a couple small jacks. Small bluefish. Saw huge sand tiger breaching completely out of the water to gulp air. So that was wild. No big boys came up to play on the big popper I was casting with the 12 weight.
Originally Posted by Bob252
Well, I have to say I am very impressed with my wife today! She woke up at 3am to go fishing with me today, She caught her first flounder!!!-(to small to keep) And then.... I was really surprised that once we got home she said lets go out to reservoir and fish some more this afternoon!!! Of course I obliged her!!!(Didn't catch anything) Not sure if she is trying to butter me up for something or not... It may be