Originally Posted by Scott Hobbs
Hit up Topsail Island yesterday for some direly needed salt air and drumming. Met up with Dennis at the boat ramp and off we go. I had a few locations in mind that in the past had held a few reds and flounder. Water was murkier than normal but we still fished. Finally caught a small short flounder and saw one in the shallows about keeper size, but he didn't want to play.
Baitfish everywhere, menhaden
Originally Posted by Mumbo_Pungo
So me, my brother, and my dad went out Saturday morning to find some slot drum and whatever trout and flounder we could spook up. We were running along to able bay when we saw a lot of commotion in the water about 75-100 yards off our starboard bow. We slowed down and figured it might be dolphins or sting rays, but figured we should take a closer look. Well when we got withing 30-40 yards it was clear that it was
Originally Posted by Durwyn
AB1620 and I decide to fish the CCC Spanish tournament for the first time this year. Every one talks about how much fun it is, and it definitely lived up to the hype.
The weather was absolutely perfect. Very calm seas, hardly a breeze (so it was hot...) but the water was gorgeous.
AB1620 had scouted out some really good schools of perfect seized pogies the day before, but unfortunately
Originally Posted by whitey
"Trout Season." It's one of those awkward phrases that I have never understood. If you think that trout are a cold water fish, I am here to tell you something: The BEST speckled trout fishing goes down during the hottest months of the year, and most of the bigger fish will be caught on topwater lures...But I digress.
On to the report.
On July 4th weekend c.lane and I did some recon on the lower neuse,
Originally Posted by Bread Man 1
All of our fish are coming on topwater. We have had trout over 5 pounds, and some of the reds are 30+ inches. The gigging is good also when you can go, the best night over the past week was Saturday night, we had 24 in 5 hours. If you guys have any questions, fire away and I will try to answer them the best I can. I have also been roped into doing one of EC Sports seminars on Aug. 12.