• Flounder

    Guide Clayton Crawford admires a nice flounder that hit a soft-plastic jerkbait he was trolling along a Charleston waterway.

    Flounder fishing in Charleston waters is as hot as the weather

    Slow-trolling live baits or artificials works for guide Crawford
    August 10, 2012 at 4:26pm
    Mark Crenshaw caught this 10-pound flounder at Murrells inlet on a jumbo mud minnow..

    Flounder bite is on at Murrells Inlet

    Mud minnows are bait of choice for big flatfish
    June 11, 2012 at 10:48am
    Target flounder around docks and seawalls in June.

    Riding the flounder wave

    Emerald Isle fishermen have plenty of fish descending on their waters this month. Here’s how to put them in your cooler.
    June 01, 2012 at 7:00am
    Flounder fishermen who target flatfish around reefs and wrecks in the ocean aren't required to use circle hooks with live bait as are anglers targeting members of the grouper/snapper complex.

    Circle hook regs don't affect flounder fishermen

    J-hooks still legal in ocean for bottomfish as long as snapper-grouper species aren't involved
    March 19, 2012 at 10:38am
    Big flounder are the ticket inshore near Wrightsville Beach, even in hot weather.

    Doormats providing action for anglers

    July 27, 2011 at 9:40am
    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