• Carolina Fishing

    Big Gaston blues will be plenty hungry in July after spawning

    While many fish species lay low when summer temperatures skyrocket, blue catfish will be turning up the heat themselves.

    June 26 at 1:16pm

    Avoid weekends for best bass action on Lake Keowee

    Guide Brad Fowler of Pendleton, S.C., said there is one major rule to follow when fishing for bass on Lake Keowee in the heat of summer: don’t even think about going on weekends.

    June 26 at 1:04pm

    Silver kings invade Georgetown waters

    While South Carolina’s tarpon fishery may not compare to the Florida Keys, its popularity is increasing every year.

    June 26 at 11:52am

    Free fishing, wildlife workshops offered throughout July

    The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission’s Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education is offering free outdoor-related workshops for people of all ages and skill levels throughout the month of July. Online registration is required for the workshops, which are open on a first-come, first-served basis.

    June 24 at 2:16pm

    Lake Murray mystery plant is not dreaded hydrilla

    What is the “Mystery Plant” that people have been seeing in Lake Murray?

    June 24 at 1:50pm

    Team South Carolina takes second at B.A.S.S. Eastern Regional

    Delaware’s nickname is “The First State” and its anglers won first place on Thursday in the Academy Sports + Outdoors B.A.S.S. Eastern Regional presented by Magellan Outdoors.

    June 21 at 9:07pm

    NCWRC announces July 4 as free fishing day

    On July 4, the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission invites anglers and would-be anglers of all ages to go fishing — for free. From 12 a.m. until 11:59 p.m., everyone in North Carolina — resident and non-residents alike — can fish in any public body of water, including coastal waters, without purchasing a fishing license or additional trout fishing privilege. 

    June 20 at 2:33pm

    After month-long delay, South Carolina's shrimp season is finally open

    South Carolinians can breathe a sigh of relief: fresh, locally caught shrimp could soon be returning to coastal docks.

    At 8 a.m. on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, commercial shrimp trawling opened in all legal South Carolina waters. Georgia state waters opened at the same time.

    June 20 at 2:17pm

    Delayed harvest: Trout for everyone

    Beginning May 15 in South Carolina and June 2 in North Carolina, anglers will be able to keep their catches in delayed-harvest trout waters, up to five trout per day in South Carolina and seven in North Carolina, with no bait or lure restrictions.

    June 19 at 9:00am

    Patrick Walters wins Bassmaster Central Open on Red River

    Sporting his Phantom Outdoors cap from the Summerville-based outdoor apparel company, Patrick Walters of Ladson smiled as he hoisted the biggest trophy yet of his fishing career after winning the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Central Open on Louisiana’s Red River over this past weekend.

    June 18 at 9:54am