• Fishing

    PFDs, tackle boxes of all kinds, reels, line and jigheads only scratch the surface when it comes to Christmas shopping for a saltwlater angler’s stocking stuffers.

    Christmas gifts for anglers

    Stocking stuffers to big-ticket items, we’ll take anything we can get
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    Guide Austin Neery loves fishing on the larger reservoirs in the high country of the Carolinas and Georgia, but he believes that smaller lakes have even better fishing because the fishing pressure is at a much-lower level.

    Living out a dream

    Bass fishing was youngster’s passion; now, he’s smiling almost every day as a full-time fishing guide
    Yesterday at 9:00am
    Shane Flannigan of The Reel Deal Charters has been catching plenty of redfish, as well as speckled trout, since the weather has cooled off in the Carolinas.

    VIDEO: How to catch more speckled trout and redfish in the fall

    Fall inshore fishing 101
    November 16 at 3:00pm
    Drift-fishing is an established way for Santee Cooper fishermen to land striped bass and blue catfish.

    Double dipping for stripers, cats

    Santee offers great November opportunities
    November 16 at 9:00am
    When inshore water temperatures dip below 52 degrees, guide Noah Lynk heads for the Cape Lookout rock jetty to find gator trout.

    Rockin’ and reelin’ for specks

    November 15 at 6:00am
    Gag grouper are one of a handful of grouper species that are extremely popular with sportfishermen.

    John Mallette’s grouper rig

    November 15 at 6:00am
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    November 15 at 6:00am
    A plastic worm on a drop-shot rig produces plenty of nice spotted bass for guide Jerry Kotal, especially in the fall when spots are schooling.

    Double-timing bass

    November 15 at 6:00am
    Trout will hit a variety of nymph patterns if the weighted flies are kept near the bottom of a stream.

    “High stick” technique

    November 15 at 6:00am
    Learning how to locate and recognize parts of a stream or pool that, because of a change in bottom contour, will hold trout is a key to catching more fish.

    Recognizing productive water

    November 15 at 6:00am
    BOOYAH Pond Magic spinnerbait

    New kayak gear reviews

    November 15 at 6:00am
    Municipal lakes in the Carolinas typically have well-maintained boat ramps or specifically designated kayak launch areas.

    Invest in Munis when fall fishing arrives

    City lakes and ponds offer kayakers plenty of opportunities
    November 14 at 9:00am
    Flounder are one of a handful of saltwater species that are commonly caught in the surf this month across the beaches of the Carolinas.

    Beach-bound isn’t so bad

    Surf fishing really comes into its own in the Carolinas this month
    November 12 at 9:00am
    Katelyn Mills of Hampstead, N.C. shows off her Halloween buck she killed on Oct. 31 in Pender County.

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    November 09 at 1:38pm