• Fishing

    Bonneau Ferry offers family fishing in a relaxed, less-crowded setting, and it's open for adult-youth fishing through October.

    Bonneau Ferry WMA opened for adult-youth fishing through October

    Venue offers family fishing in natural setting
    15 hours ago
    April 1 marks the beginning of trout season in 25 counties featuring hatchery-supported trout waters in western North Carolina.

    Hatchery-supported trout waters opening on April 1

    Season will remain open through next February
    21 hours ago
    Hydro Glow offers a line of submersible, battery-powered lights that erase the need for noisy generators when flounder gigging and night fishing.

    Battery-powered submersible lights make flounder gigging quieter, more enjoyable

    Hydro Glow makes generators obsolete for flounder gigging, night fishing
    21 hours ago
    Jason Williamson was the top-finishing Carolina angler in the 2017 Bassmaster Classic, taking the 21st spot.

    Jason Williamson finishes 21st in Bassmaster Classic

    Jordan Lee wins 2017 Bassmaster Classic
    Yesterday at 8:10pm
    Jason Williamson finished Day 2 in 12th place, and will be the only Carolina angler fishing on Championship Sunday of the 2017 Bassmaster Classic.

    Jason Williamson in 12th place at Bassmaster Classic

    Wagener, S.C. angler makes cut to fish on Day 3
    March 25 at 8:31pm
    Jason Williamson sits in 16th place after Day 1 of the 2017 Bassmaster Classic.

    Jason Williamson in 16th place at Bassmaster Classic

    Brent Ehrler leads 2017 Bassmaster Classic after day one
    March 24 at 8:05pm
    Paul Blackwell caught this 82-pound catfish at Santee, and both of his daughters also caught their personal bests on the same trip.

    Santee angler catches 82-pound catfish

    His daughters pitch in with a 59-pounder and 54-pounder
    March 23 at 7:48pm
    Jason Williamson is one of four Carolina anglers fishing in the 2017 Bassmaster Classic

    Four anglers from Carolinas fishing in 2017 Bassmaster Classic

    Super Bowl of fishing is this weekend, March 24 through 26
    March 23 at 6:56am
    The key to catching spawning crappie is to understand how they approach their spawning areas.

    The key to catching more spring crappie

    Understanding how crappie approach spawning areas
    March 21 at 11:47pm
    The NCWRC is hosting an all-female fly-fishing weekend in Mills River as part of the Commission's BOW program.

    NCWRC offers fly fishing weekend for women in Mills River

    Weekend open to women of all skill levels
    March 21 at 9:52am
    A change of clothes packed in a vacuum-sealed bag gives winter anglers a way to get dry if they suffer a dunking.

    Don’t let an early spring swim chill your fishing fun

    Change of clothes in vacuum-sealed bag could keep a dunking from being fatal
    March 20 at 12:50pm
    Collins Boating, the long-standing Smithfield, N.C.-based boat dealership, is the newest dealer signed by Southport Boats.

    Collins Boating now carrying Southport Boats

    Southport Boats recently signed Collins as their newest dealer
    March 17 at 2:05am
    Dozens of exhibitors will be on hand at this weekend's Cape Fear Wildlife Expo in Fayetteville.

    Cape Fear Wildlife Expo makes Fayetteville debut

    Dozens of outdoor exhibitors will be on hand
    March 14 at 6:28pm
    A tiny stinger hook on a small leader can help you catch more catfish, especially when they are striking short on your bait.

    Catch more catfish with this one tip

    A tiny detail can help hook even big catfish
    March 14 at 10:01am
    This dead-bait trick will help you fool speckled trout and other gamefish.

    How to make dead bait look and act alive

    This dead bait trick will help you fool more fish
    March 13 at 6:36pm

    Tips for catching redfish when water temperatures fluctuate

    Swings in water temps not stopping anglers from catching redfish
    March 13 at 12:14am