Originally Posted by pgarick
So me and Ms.PGARICK hit the ICW late morning. Went to location #1 and the bait fish were in thick and jumping all around. Tide shifted and was inbound.
I tossed top water baits for a couple hours, nothing but short strikes. I had nothing for these fish in top water, time to switch it up. I went to my popping cork rigged with a DOA 4" white shrimp/chartreuse tail, BAMMMM!!! But not what I expected.
Originally Posted by Curtis Pelt
Made a run down to bath today and fished the beautiful pamlico river . Not alot goin on but did find 9 flounder and a nice striped bass . The rock bite a rage tail shrimp and most of the flounder on gulp mantis shrimp . THE TOOTHPICK FLAVOR OF THA DAY WAS ALSO SHRIMP !!!
Originally Posted by peanut
Fishin with my BIL NCTommy and letting the speedcraw do the work for me. Slow day after the passing of the front. He got the quality, but i got the quantity. He was using a Deep Creek purple worm and I had a pumpkinseed mud bug.
Originally Posted by driver
With all the rain we had Tuesday, (the first significant amount in over a month in my area) I knew it would be on in my honey hole. Plenty of water for the fish to get in there and find bait. I watched the gauge like a hawk since Tuesday night. And after looking at it this morning I knew it would be on. I figured every bass in this stretch out river would be in this one spot. And I think I guessed correctly.
Originally Posted by Birdman571
A few weeks back my friend KC, his girlfriend and his family rented a waterfront property on Topsail Island. I joined them for a day of fishing new water and got to meet his mom and sis. Great family and they had a blast. Only one thing was missing. Heather wanted to catch a redfish. KC put her on fish and she had a TopWater blowup but the red missed the lure. KC was on a mission, so on their last day of vacation