• Fishing

    When fighting a fish, let your rod and your reel’s drag do the work.

    Don’t get tagged out at the plate

    When fighting a nice fish, take advantage of your tackle, don’t fail with the landing net
    June 12 at 9:00am
    An angler fishing from the new pier at Lake Edgar Brown in Barnwell, S.C.

    New fishing pier opens at Lake Edgar Brown

    Barnwell lake is one of 18 in SCDNR's State Lakes Program
    June 11 at 9:03pm
    The NCWRC has opened two new public fishing areas in Alleghany and Surry counties.

    NCWRC opens two new fishing areas

    Public areas offer access to New River, Ararat River
    June 11 at 8:35pm
    North Carolina speckled trout season closed during the winter, and is reopening this Friday, June 15.

    N.C. spotted trout season reopens June 15, 2018

    Trout harvest has been closed since Jan. 5
    June 11 at 5:32pm
    Capt. Robert McCarley shows off a typical spadefish caught from a nearshore reef.

    Tips for catching spadefish on nearshore reefs and wrecks

    Cannonball jellies are the key
    June 07 at 1:27pm
    Hollow body lures like this D.O.A. PT-7 are great options for catching fish in water with weedy surfaces.

    Top tips for catching bass in weed-covered waters

    Anglers have never had so many hollow body lure options
    June 06 at 10:00pm
    Catching nice flounder while on vacation doesn't have to be an all-day affair, and you can often do it within sight of your vacation rental.

    Tips for trolling for flounder without a boat

    It's great for fishing on limited time during family vacations
    June 06 at 5:00pm
    Lee Padrick and Dwayne Smith of Team Hook & Bones/The Redfish Guys won $15,000 for their first place finish in Morehead City's Star Rods Caroilna Redfish Elite Tournament on June 2 and 3, 2018.

    Team Hook and Bones/Redfish Guys win $15,000 at Star Rods Carolina Redfish Elite Tournament

    Leaving a group of fish alone on day 1 paid off on day 2
    June 05 at 1:38pm
    Capt. Brent Ballay and Meredith Ballay, of Cast n Blast Fishing Charters in Venice, LA both accomplished anglers, recommend Cool Breeze performance shirts.

    Record Breaking Heat  - And Summer Just Started

    3 things you should know
    June 05 at 1:13pm
    Weather, and other factors, can turn a fun fishing trip into a scary one rather quickly.

    What's your most frightening fishing tale?

    Scary things sometimes happen during fishing trips
    June 04 at 2:25pm
    Shimano Exage baitcasting rods

    Shimano Exage baitcasting rods

    June 01 at 7:00am

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    June 01 at 7:00am
    Kahara Diving Frog

    Kahara Diving Frog

    June 01 at 7:00am
    Summer bass under docks deserve your best shot.

    Take a shot at summer bass

    ‘Shoot’ your bait back into the dark recesses under a dock, and you’ll get more looks from hungry bass that dig the shade. Here’s how.
    June 01 at 7:00am
    Big crankbaits start to play a bigger role in bass fishermen’s plans in June, because they’re perfectly suited for finding and catching hungry bass.

    June has so much to offer anglers

    Choose your weapon; bass will be biting
    June 01 at 7:00am
    Bluewater fishermen in the Carolinas all look forward to the ‘Day of the Dolphin.’

    Day of the dolphin

    Late spring and early summer are great times to kick off the offshore fishing season off the Carolinas coast by targeting some colorful, pelagic fish that provide plenty of excitement to any tripo.
    June 01 at 7:00am