NCangler sponsor GetOutdoors put on their 2nd annual kayak fishing tournament this weekend in Greensboro. We hoped for cooler weather and more fish than last year. We got both in abundance. Temps in the high-30s and a constant rain made for a challenging day, but many fish were measured and the competition for prizes was fierce. [see page 2 for details]
We had choice of 7 lakes - Higgins,
The old adage about March, in like a lion, out like a lamb may be true more often than not. But on yesterday's fishing trip the March weather was like a lamb and the fishing ROARED like a lion! What an awesome day to go fishing. The winds were less than five knots, there were no seas to speak of and the sun shone bright all day. It was a little cold, especially on the ride out but tolerable.
We headed out about
Originally Posted by Capt. Ray
It's hard to fish when this is the forecast,
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT THIS EVENING...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7
I haven't heard of any fish in the local sounds. Some of the freshwater guys are catching a few perch in Currituck sound. There has been a few Tilefish & Sea Bass taken on the days you can get offshore. The commerical beach & trawler net season opened again on Monday
Originally Posted by al k
Hey guys & gals - I know a lot of you fish the Smith River as it is the closest trout water to where you live. It is also pretty good fishing and a welcome change from casting to a pod of DH fish. I want to invite you to the Smith River TU meeting which is this Thursday, March 5, 2009. Lots of good info will be passed out and we will firm up the details for what will be a busy spring and summer. Details below:
Please note that we are back to meeting at 6:30pm - If you show up early
Originally Posted by bassasaurus rex
This weeks featured Fly Angler is WNC musician Galen Kipar.
Galen is a WNC music grad, and one awesome guitar slinger. Galen stays busy as a musician and a local guide. If you would like to contact Mr. Galen send me a PM and I'll send you his contact information. I shot this picture of Galen on our last outing to Cherokee.
I found out