• Flounder

    Catching nice flounder while on vacation doesn't have to be an all-day affair, and you can often do it within sight of your vacation rental.

    Tips for trolling for flounder without a boat

    It's great for fishing on limited time during family vacations
    June 06 at 5:00pm
    Scented soft plastics like this Gulp bait are great artificials when you’re targeting flounder.

    Go “stinky” for flounder

    May 15 at 7:00am
    It’s hard to beat North Carolina’s Pamlico Sound when it comes to producing great flounder.

    Try Carolinas’ Fab Four flounder spots

    Try this quartet of great spots to put some nice flounder in your cooler as fishing kicks off in the Carolinas this month, with summer just around the corner.
    May 01 at 7:00am
    The Cherry Grove estuary just south of the North Carolina/South Carolina border is a great place to start out the spring season catching flounder.

    Cherry Grove is first, best spot for spring flounder

    Small estuary gives up big flatfish this time of year
    March 23 at 2:53pm
    Most of the live baits that fishermen can catch in cast nets in the fall will draw strikes from flounder, but perhaps mullet are the most productive.

    What’s the best way to tempt fall flounder?

    November 15, 2017 at 6:00am

    Best rigging for fall flounder

    November 15, 2017 at 6:00am
    November is prime time to catch NC/SC state-line flounder.

    Catch state-line fall flounder

    Interrupt the migration of flatfish toward the ocean this month with the right bait or lure, and you can count on tasty fillets to go along with that Thanksgiving turkey.
    November 01, 2017 at 7:00am
    Michael Hall caught this 9-pound, 2-ounce flounder in the Cape Fear River in mid October.

    N.C. angler catches 9-pound flounder in Cape Fear River

    Big fish ate a 5-inch mullet
    October 30, 2017 at 8:28pm
    Plenty of flounder load up on nearshore reefs in the fall, especially the Edisto nearshore reef.

    Edisto nearshore reef is flounder haven

    Catch more flounder with these tips
    October 18, 2017 at 10:01am
    Jim Barkowski was fishing out of Southport when he caught this 9.6-pound flounder.

    Southport angler decks 9.6-pound flounder

    Deeper water was key for retired fisherman
    September 25, 2017 at 4:44pm
    Mike Norris caught this 11-pound, 3-ounce flounder in the Carolina Beach area, and weighed it at Island Tackle and Hardware.

    Carolina Beach angler catches 11+ pound flounder

    Same angler caught a 10+ pounder a few weeks earlier
    September 20, 2017 at 1:01pm
    Capt. Jimmy Price, known as the top flounder authority in North Carolina, passed away over the weekend.

    Legendary Carolina flounder angler passes away

    Guide, seminar speaker, helped many anglers catch more flounder
    September 10, 2017 at 1:57pm
    Murrells Inlet flounder fishing really turns on in September when estuary waters cool and good numbers of fish return.

    Flounder begin move to MI estuary

    Dropping water temperatures kick off great fall fishing season for flatfish
    August 30, 2017 at 2:46pm
    North Carolina’s lower Cape Fear River produces some great flounder, especially in the fall.

    Cape Fear’s flounder are on the move

    August 30, 2017 at 2:06pm