• Fishing

    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
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    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

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    Gag grouper are one of a handful of grouper species that are extremely popular with sportfishermen.

    John Mallette’s grouper rig

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    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

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    Trout will hit a variety of nymph patterns if the weighted flies are kept near the bottom of a stream.

    “High stick” technique

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    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

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    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
    Ryan Keany of Manteo and his crew aboard Horseplay out of Pirate’s Cove Marina boated this 528-pound swordfish on Oct. 14 in 180 fathoms of water north of Oregon Inlet.

    Huge swordfish caught off Oregon Inlet

    Manteo crew boats 528-pound fish
    November 04 at 8:25pm
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    November 01 at 7:00am
    Guide Ricky Kellum believes New River speckled trout will bounce back quickly from the effects of Hurricane Florence.

    Four NC hotspots for November trout

    When it comes to specks, you can’t go wrong following the advice of four veteran guides who know their home waters and how to fish them.
    November 01 at 7:00am