• Fishing

    Excellent summer rains should have conditions in trout streams in excellent condition for fall outings, with trout like this brookie ready and waiting.

    Summer spared streams

    Good rains have trout waters in great shape
    21 hours ago
    Somewhat dormant during the heat of the summer, largemouth bass begin to stir as September arrives, their movements driven by the weather and baitfish.

    September starts over

    The signs of fall fishing are upon us; learn them
    23 hours ago
    Illegally harvesting striped bass from federal waters landed a dozen North Carolina commercial fishermen in hot water.

    Illegally harvesting striped bass lands commercial angler in hot water

    Eleven others also plead guilty to similar charges
    September 16 at 8:12pm
    September marks the beginning of great fall crappie fishing on the Santee Cooper lakes, with good fish and good numbers being caught by guides like Kevin Davis of Blacks Camp (far right).

    September on Santee = transition

    Some of the year’s best action is on the horizon
    September 16 at 9:00am
    Team Low Country Wildlife shows the payoff of shrimp baiting LCW style.

    Top four tips for shrimp baiting

    Catch a limit quickly with these tips
    September 14 at 10:14pm
    BOTE won Best in Show at ICAST for its Rover paddleboard that is rigged to accept a small outboard motor.

    The hits keep on coming

    Another ICAST award goes to a paddlecraft
    September 14 at 9:00am
    Trout trailers are scent-impregnated soft plastics that can be fished as trailers on jigheads behind larger, primary lures.

    Trout Trailers add scent, action to artificial lures

    Make your lures as close to live bait as possible
    September 12 at 9:00am
    Fishing is just one of the activities to be held during programs offered and hosted by NCWRC on Sept. 23, which is National Hunting and Fishing Day.

    National Hunting and Fishing Day events held throughout N.C.

    NCWRC hosting, supporting six family-friendly events
    September 11 at 1:56pm
    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 at 1:57pm
    Capt. Addison Rupert (left) has played a role in catching almost a dozen South Carolina tarpon this year.

    Anglers in both Carolinas catching tarpon

    Hot tarpon bite hasn't slowed yet
    September 08 at 12:03am
    Learn how to catch fall trout, and many other fishing techniques at the Fishing Expo during the 2017 Wilmington Boat Show this weekend.

    Wilmington Boat Show starts tomorrow

    Fishing Expo, on-the-water boat testing part of show
    September 07 at 11:47am