• Fishing

    The Pechmann Fishing Education Center is offering four free fishing workshops thorugh October.

    Fishing workshops offered at Pechmann Center this month

    Lure making, pier fishing among courses offered
    October 06, 2017 at 8:49pm
    The NCWRC is offering free outdoor-related workshops at the Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education throughout October.

    NCWRC offering free outdoor-related workshops throughout October

    Classroom, and nature-based instruction included
    October 06, 2017 at 8:26am
    On Oct. 1, 34 trout waters in 20 WNC counties changed from Hatchery Supported Trout Waters to Delayed Harvest Trout Waters until June 1, 2018.

    N.C.'s Delayed Harvest Trout Waters regulations now in effect

    Regulations cover 34 trout waters in 20 WNC counties
    October 02, 2017 at 9:19am
    South Carolina's recreational shellfish season opening date has been delayed because of recent storms.

    S.C. recreational shellfish opener delayed until Oct. 15

    Recent storms have impacted water quality
    October 02, 2017 at 1:41am
    Jessica Hill, the popular, always smiling owner of Perry's Bait and Tackle in Murrells Inlet was tragically murdered in her store during an attempted arson today, Sept. 29, 2017

    Murder of tackle store owner shocks Murrells Inlet

    One man charged with her murder, attempted arson
    September 29, 2017 at 9:19pm
    It's rockfish time on High Rock Lake.

    October means nice High Rock stripers

    September 29, 2017 at 9:51am
    Big, bull redfish will stay locked on to schools of menhaden moving down the beaches of the Grand Strand this time of year.

    Big reds like Grand Strand beaches, too

    September 29, 2017 at 9:37am
    Guide Brad Taylor says falling water temperatures kick off a great crappie bite on Lake Murray in October and November.

    It’s slab time on Murray

    Crappie head up creeks following bait as water cools
    September 28, 2017 at 1:16pm
    Guide Rob Beglin loves Winyah Bay and the Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge waters for fall speckled trout as far as numbers and quality fish are concerned.

    Georgetown speckled trout bite really takes off

    Winyah Bay, Cape Romain waters fill up with hungry specks in the fall
    September 28, 2017 at 12:45pm
    Guide Noah Lynk won a battle with this bull redfish off Cape Lookout last fall.

    ‘Lookout’ for big bull redfish

    Huge, adult drum move to Cape Lookout’s shoals for October feeding frenzy
    September 27, 2017 at 9:01am
    Jim Barkowski was fishing out of Southport when he caught this 9.6-pound flounder.

    Southport angler decks 9.6-pound flounder

    Deeper water was key for retired fisherman
    September 25, 2017 at 4:44pm
    David Schmidt and the Get Bent land-based shark-fishing team caught this 12-foot-3 tiger shark from the beach at Topsail Island.

    Holly Ridge angler catches 12-foot tiger shark from the beach

    700+ pound shark bit 10-pound bait off Topsail Island
    September 21, 2017 at 8:54pm
    Mike Norris caught this 11-pound, 3-ounce flounder in the Carolina Beach area, and weighed it at Island Tackle and Hardware.

    Carolina Beach angler catches 11+ pound flounder

    Same angler caught a 10+ pounder a few weeks earlier
    September 20, 2017 at 1:01pm