• Inshore Fishing

    Speckled trout love the current that deeper channels narrowed by things like bridge crossings often provide.

    Wading opportunities near Beaufort

    October 15 at 7:00am
    Targeting flounder while wading allowed the author to concentrate on a good-looking area and catch this fish.

    Wade for flounder

    October 15 at 7:00am
    Giving a flounder time to grab a bait and get it ready to slide down its throat will usually result in a good hookset.

    How to hook a flounder

    October 15 at 7:00am
    Tony Rhodes gigged this flounder in the New River near Sneads Ferry, N.C.

    It’s an all-night gig

    October 15 at 7:00am
    Suspending a live shrimp beneath a popping cork is a tried-and-true trout-catching tactic.

    Shrimp rigs for trout

    October 15 at 7:00am
    Along with speckled trout, white shrimp took a severe beating over the past winter when an ice and snow storm devastated the Carolina coasts.

    Five shrimp tricks to try on trout

    October 15 at 7:00am
    Mustang’s latest PFD

    New kayak gear reviews

    October 15 at 7:00am
    Kayak-bound fishermen have a great opportunity in October to do battle with a number of inshore saltwater species.

    October opportunities have few equals

    Paddling anglers can get tight to a variety of inshore species
    October 14 at 9:00am
    Look for flounder in the deepest holes in a creek or waterway and drop a live mud minnow or mullet minnow on its nose.

    Slam that quartet

    By targeting trout, flounder, reds, black drum, you stand a better chance of catching them all
    October 12 at 9:00am
    Paul Davis of Lexington enjoys fishing on Edisto Beach, but the Edisto Beach Town Council has proposed limiting surf fishing during the summer months.

    Edisto Beach considers limiting surf fishing

    Town Council to vote on partial ban for summer months
    October 10 at 3:42am
    King mackerel have been coming over the rails of Apache Pier for the past 11 days, including this double caught earlier today.

    This is currently the hottest fishing spot in the Carolinas

    Anglers have caught 29 king mackerel in past 11 days
    October 02 at 3:03pm
    October is a great month to get out on your feet, wading for inshore saltwater fish around Beaufort, North Carolina.

    October is made to wade for inshore fishermen

    Pull on your waders and get to trout and redfish in the waters around Beaufort, N.C., that other anglers miss. You won’t regret it.h in the waters around Beaufort, N.C., that other anglers miss. You won’t regret it.
    October 01 at 7:00am
    October is prime time to catch flounder around Charleston, South Carolina.

    Fall flounder fling

    Cooling weather sends flatfish out of backwaters toward big waters in the waters around Charleston. Here’s how to intercept them on their migration
    October 01 at 7:00am
    Capt. John Ward of Affinity Charters said the trout bite may be returning to normal, if anyone knows what that is for South Carolina.

    Bouncing back

    Shrimp and speckled trout in South Carolina waters took a hard lick from cold weather last winter, but both are recovering nicely and should be around for a good fall fishing season.
    October 01 at 7:00am
    Derrick Rogers said Apache Pier is the best pier for sheepshead in the Myrtle Beach area.

    Top tips for sheepshead fishing on Apache Pier

    Fish the shady side, use heavy duty tackle
    September 19 at 9:15pm
    Speckled trout get active around Little River Inlet when the water temperature drops into the mid-60s.

    State-line specks rock

    Falling water temperatures kick off good fall action
    September 17 at 2:17pm