• Flounder

    Jeff Wolfe fishes under the US 421, which crosses Snow’s Cut -- named for the engineer who oversaw the project eight decades ago.

    Snow’s Cut also has doormat flounder

    July 06, 2011 at 10:03am
    A flounder in N.C. must now measure 15 inches to be legal to keep

    Flounder Limits Change

    Minimum Size Increases; Possession Limit Decreases
    February 22, 2011 at 2:51pm
    Flouder are plentiful around Wrightsville Beach and the Cape Fear River

    Flounder run entering its peak

    September 24, 2010 at 12:41pm
    Anglers using the drift method with live baits or jigs with scented soft-plastic trailers are catching flounder in front of the Cape Lookout lighthouse.

    Flounder plentiful at Cape Lookout

    August 04, 2010 at 5:11pm
    Flounder are being caught in the marshes, beaches and bridge pilings as well as artificial reefs and the Morehead City Port wall.

    Plenty of flounder now at Crystal Coast

    June 16, 2010 at 7:37pm

    Flat-water Flounder Fiesta

    North Inlet’s backwaters hold a treasure trove of flatfish. Use these techniques to put them in the boat.
    April 26, 2010 at 10:02pm
    Lure designer Patrick Sebile caught this nice flounder in a coastal creek near Swansboro last week on a Sebile Stick Shad Soft.

    Swansboro flounder are April surprise for lure designer Sebile

    With inshore action
    April 25, 2010 at 7:46pm
    Flounder action is hot at inshore waters surrounding Atlantic Beach, Beaufort and Morehead City.

    Big flounder available at Morehead City

    July 30, 2009 at 2:00pm

    Flat-Out Hot Flounder

    Murrells Inlet is the center of the Palmetto State’s summer flounder fishery.
    July 22, 2009 at 11:07am
    Dennis Barbour, former mayor of Carolina Beach, with a 4-pound flounder caught offshore of Pleasure Island.<br />

    Offshore Flounder Bite Hot as Weather

    August 03, 2008 at 2:00pm
    Southeastern N.C. is known for having some large flatfish, probably because prime areas such as the Cape Fear River, Snow’s Cut, and Carolina Beach Inlet have too many snags for gill netters.

    Pounding Flounder

    Brunswick County anglers get their good chance at doormats during late spring.
    May 19, 2008 at 1:04pm
    Even with the new length limits, the flounder on the left won't need to be measured.  However, the one on the right may barely be a keeper in some N.C. waters.

    Flounder Size Limit Increases

    February 28, 2008 at 5:33am
    The biggest wave of flounder arrives in the area around Winyah Bay and Georgetown near Memorial Day, and the fishing can be excellent through Thanksgiving.

    Find Fine Fishing for Flatties

    The Georgetown area holds excellent population of flounder during the summer.
    May 21, 2007 at 1:45pm