• Inshore Fishing

    Soft crabs will turn redfish into feeding machines when they molt in the spring.

    A taste for soft crab - Spring redfish have a taste for soft crab in the Carolinas

    The spring molt by blue crabs sets the dinner table for some great April fishing for reds in both Carolinas. Try these spots and these tricks to get your string stretched.
    April 01 at 7:00am
    False albacore are often mistaken for Atlantic bonito. Albacore have wavy lines down their backs, while bonito have solid stripes in the same places.

    Bash those bonito

    Grand Strand welcomes special guest
    March 27 at 1:41pm
    Morgan Watt puts the death grip on a flounder he caught in Fripp Island’s Turtle Creek.

    Wade for flounder

    Little tidal creeks can hold big flatties
    March 27 at 11:53am
    Speckled trout wake up this month around Georgetown, S.C., and topwater  baits are very productive.

    Georgetown trout kick off this month

    Topwater bite is big drawing card for fishermen as April arrives
    March 27 at 11:29am
    Seung Noh set the new Mt. Pleasant Pier sheepshead record with this brute.

    Angler catches 13-pound, 11-ounce sheepshead from Mt. Pleasant Pier

    Fish sets new pier record for sheepshead
    March 08 at 9:55pm
    Redfish stay around all winter and are usually one of the first fish to get fired up each spring.

    State-line reds - Redfish wake up this month in coastal waters around the North Carolina-South Carolina border

    The saltwater for 30 miles on either side of the North Carolina-South Carolina state line are full of redfish year-round, and they’re ready to put winter behind them and start feeding this month.
    March 01 at 7:00am
    Two consecutive years of falling flounder numbers has lead to a reduction in flounder limits for N.C. anglers.

    Flounder limit reduced to four because of overfishing

    Officials say failure to implement the new restrictions could lead to catastrophe.
    February 24 at 7:52am
    Redfish will spend plenty of time in warmer ocean waters late in the winter.

    Go surfing for hungry, winter reds

    Try this unique take on surf fishing for redfish
    February 23 at 9:59pm
    Black drum move back into Little River Inlet and inshore marsh areas this month when the water begins to warm.

    Paint spring black

    Little River black drum arriving in force
    February 23 at 3:26pm
    Guide Butch Foster shows off the beginnings of a fish fry: two whiting that lost a battle with a double-drop bottom rig.

    It’s whiting time at Cape Fear

    Tasty saltwater panfish will arrive in good numbers this month
    February 23 at 2:22pm
    Guide Sam Jones has had some of his best days trolling for trout on Lake Jocassee in March.

    Hunt Jocassee trout

    Troll up in rivers for browns, bows
    February 23 at 2:06pm
    Speckled trout don’t move very far from areas where they decide to spend the winter, so fish them thoroughly and slowly for best results.

    Rewards await patient anglers

    February 15 at 7:00am
    Kayak anglers looking to compete in bass tournaments on local, regional or national levels now have a real chance to do so.

    Kayak tourneys spread

    KBS, KBF give paddling bass anglers a competitive stage
    February 14 at 9:00am