• Offshore Fishing

    Anglers pose with new South Carolina state record spinner shark, caught out of Little River.

    New state record spinner shark caught out of Little River

    171-pound spinner shark is new South Carolina record
    November 23, 2015 at 10:59am

    Greensboro angler catches limit of king mackerel – from a kayak

    Yaupon Reef gives up 3 kings to kayak angler
    October 26, 2015 at 6:58am
    Filipe Balbino had to whip an inexperienced crew into shape quickly to land this 98-pound wahoo out of Carolina Beach.

    Wilmington angler catches 98-pound wahoo off of Carolina Beach

    Fish hit a pogie at 10-Mile Boxcars Reef
    October 22, 2015 at 9:29am
    Doormat flounder are plentiful on the wrecks and reefs nearshore of Carolina and Kure Beach.

    Top 4 tips to catch more flounder

    Flatfish eager to bite around nearshore reefs and wrecks
    October 15, 2015 at 8:09am
    Wahoo are among the biggest, most-vicious predators in the ocean, and they’re especially active in the fall.

    The real fall brawl is wahoo fishing off North Carolina’s coast

    Wahoo provide bluewater fishermen out of Morehead City with plenty of Autumn action.
    October 01, 2015 at 7:00am
    Flounder are hitting live baitfish all along the Carolina Beach shipwrecks.

    Hit the shipwrecks for Carolina Beach flounder

    Charter Capt. says presentation is key to catching flounder
    September 21, 2015 at 7:02am
    Grouper are just one species of fish that anglers can expect when bottom fishing this time of year.

    Bottom fishing heats up out of Southport

    Fishing Capt. shares tips on variety of species
    September 19, 2015 at 7:03am
    Getting a grouper away from the bottom structure almost immediately after the hookset is crucial so the strong fish can’t get around rocks and cut your line.

    Grouper tips hold recipe for success

    Lock down drag, reel quickly
    September 12, 2015 at 7:01am
    This month, anglers from all over the world head to the Outer Banks to chase white marlin

    September means Outer Banks white marlin, and this is how to catch them

    Find the billfish with these tips
    September 06, 2015 at 7:01am
    Lowcountry anglers are catching plenty of wahoo offshore

    Three main steps to catching lowcountry wahoo

    Two 95+ pounders caught in recent days
    September 03, 2015 at 7:52am
    Previous page: Look for white marlin in offshore areas full of bait but lacking in appreciable current. Below: Smaller baits are the ticket to hooking up with an acrobatic white marlin during the late-summer run off North Carolina’s Outer Banks.

    How to rig a circle hook for white marlin

    August 15, 2015 at 7:00am
    Fishermen will be able to catch fewer gag grouper in the South Atlantic next year, but the allowable catch will rise every year after that through 2019.

    Gag grouper catch will dip, then rise; wreckfish catch will rise, then dip

    NOAA Fisheries announces changes in South Atlantic annual catch limits
    August 12, 2015 at 3:04pm
    The allowable annual catch of gag grouper in South Atlantic waters will dip slightly this year from 2014 levels, but it will increase steadily in the next several years after that.

    Gag grouper catch will dip, then rise; wreckfish catch will rise, then dip

    NOAA Fisheries announces changes in South Atlantic annual catch limits
    August 12, 2015 at 2:56pm
    White marlin can be targeted with 30- to 50-pound class tackle, a far cry from the huge rods and reels that are set up to troll for blue marlin.

    White heat - It’s a white hot bite off the Outer Banks

    Learn how to target and catch white marlin at the peak of their migration through North Carolina waters.
    August 01, 2015 at 7:00am
    Aaron Kludzenski (right) won a long battle this past Saturday with this 95-pound wahoo on an offshore trip out of Oregon Inlet on the Fintastic

    New York angler boats 95-pound wahoo out of Oregon Inlet

    Big wahoo capped off great catch of tuna around The Point
    July 29, 2015 at 9:09am
    Tiger sharks are not uncommon around nearshore reefs off the coasts of the Carolinas, and they can grow to impressive sizes.

    Watch this close encounter with a big tiger shark off Little River

    Guide had 11-foot shark try to take hooked spadefish
    June 19, 2015 at 6:25pm