• Inshore Fishing

    J.R. Clate caught this dolphin off the Avon Fishing Pier. It's the second one ever caught from the Outer Banks pier.

    Virginia man decks dolphin on North Carolina pier

    Dolphin was one of less than a dozen ever recorded off NC piers
    June 29, 2017 at 8:30pm

    VIDEO* Bowfisherman arrows stingray near Bear Inlet

    A trip with Fish Or Die Charters can involve rods and reels or bows and arrows
    June 28, 2017 at 10:29pm
    Red drum don’t contribute to the spawning process until they’re larger than North Carolina’s 18- to 27-inch slot limit.

    Notice big and little drummer boys

    June 15, 2017 at 7:00am
    Capt. Addison Rupert of Lowcountry Outdoor Adventures holds a flounder that would have no problem meeting South Carolina's new flounder regulations.

    South Carolina's new flounder laws take effect July 1

    Minimum size and creel limits will change
    June 12, 2017 at 10:03pm
    Courtney Carlisle caught this magnum-sized rainbow trout on a summer fishing trip to Lake Jocassee with guide Sam Jones.

    Get down for Lake Jocassee trout

    Rainbows, browns will head for cooler water in July; troll spoons and live bait deep
    June 12, 2017 at 11:21am
    Tarpon usually begin to arrive in the waters around North Carolina’s Cape Fear on the full moon in July.

    Cape Fear tarpon arrive in July

    Frying Pan Shoals divides area into distinct fisheries for silver kings
    June 12, 2017 at 11:16am
    Sheepshead spend much of the summer around Murrells Inlet’s jetties, offering anglers plenty of opportunity for great action.

    Thin the jetty flock

    Plenty of summer sheepshead visit Murrells Inlet
    June 12, 2017 at 11:04am
    Hatteras and Ocracoke inlets offer anglers with plenty of sight-casting opportunities for abundant bull reds in July.

    Target OBX bulls

    Hatteras, Ocracoke inlets fill with reds
    June 12, 2017 at 10:24am
    Three people were injured in North Carolina Friday after 28 gallons of fuel were mistakenly pumped into this boat's rod holder, which prompted an explosion when a battery was disconnected, according to authorities.

    Fuel accidentally pumped into rod holder leads to explosion

    Three injured in North Carolina boating mishap
    June 05, 2017 at 3:04pm
    Scott Wood of Driftwood Charters shows why June is a great month for striper fishing on the Neuse River.

    Neuse stripers rock anglers around New Bern's bridge

    Topwater lures, soft plastics are all anglers need
    June 03, 2017 at 7:43am
    Murrells Inlet, S.C., is ground zero for flounder fishermen in June.

    Ground zero flounder - Dredge Murrells Inlets waters for great June flounder

    Murrells Inlet is the center of the flounder-fishing university in June, with big fish and big numbers of fish showing up for waiting anglers.
    June 01, 2017 at 7:00am
    The peak of spring red drum fishing is June along the central North Carolina coast.

    Late-spring wake-up call for Carolina reds

    Warming water is the signal for red drum around Swansboro, N.C. to put on their feed bags. You need to get your baits on their menus.
    June 01, 2017 at 7:00am