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HOW TO - Fishing the North Carolina Artificial Reefs North Carolina has a very good Artificial Reef Program.  There are 41 ocean reefs from 1.5 miles to 40 miles offshore and 8 inland reefs.  The artificial reef program is administered by the N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries, but there are several artificial reef associations along the NC coast that assist...
BigWater Adventures TV Show Neuse River Trophy Red Drum Episode It's almost time for the Trophy Red Drum show with Mark Davis BigWater Adventures and FishIBX Captain Mitchell Blake on the Neuse River of North Carolina. Tune in this week to the Outdoor Channel as show host Mark Davis, Captain Mitchell Blake and Jay showcase the amazing red drum fishery out of Oriental,...

Catching Sea Mullet

Sea Mullet
The Other Kingfish When many fishermen hear the word kingfish, they think of king mackerel.  That's a natural thought progression, with king mackerel being sleek, fast, powerful and growing to nearly 100 pounds.  They definitely are kingly fish, with all the attributes to put them at the top level of the ocean's hierarchy, even though those largest kings are actually...

Popping Corks

The light ripple on the water's surface had the popping float bobbing ever so slightly as it drifted into the riffle created by the oyster rock blocking the path of the falling tide.  Just after the tide pushed it around the corner of the oysters and it's speed began to slow, the fisherman dipped his rod tip and jerked...
Boca Grande Pass Goliath Grouper
FISHING AFTER IRMA Well we’ve been waiting for it southwest Florida… Irma punched us straight in the teeth, punched us in the gut and while we were bent over kicked us right square in the butt. But we’re Floridians, and you know what we do after a hurricane right? We go fishing! We may have an addiction or are just...
May 1, 2019 - North Carolina Coast - For those of you waiting to hear of reports of cobia in North Carolina well ... here it is. Over the last few days, we started seeing reports of Cobia being caught from Atlantic Beach to the Outer Banks. Matt Lamb at Chasin Tails Outdoors in Atlantic Beach posted today a video of...
Team Smokey Burnout Wins 2015 Carolina Redfish Series Event 2
Atlantic Beach, NC – On June 13th, a total of 21 teams left the dock at first light in search of their two fish limit. Fishing conditions proved to be tough, but 14 teams brought fish to the scales at Chasin’ Tails Outdoors Bait and Tackle. The series hosted a captains meeting Friday night with food provided by Buffalo...
Fishermen who are looking to improve their skills and add more fish to their coolers during 2017 have two opportunities to learn from two of the best on February 4 and 18, 2017.  Captains Jimmy Price and Jerry Dilsaver will be the featured speakers at an all-day fishing school presented by the Oak Island Parks and Recreation Department. The school...
The Artificial Reef Program run by the N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries is usually busy. While there are several local artificial reef association groups along the N.C. Coast, every N.C. artificial reef project must be coordinated through the DMF Artificial Reef Program. One of the current points of emphasis is estuarine reefs, especially oyster sanctuaries. These projects don't just add...
How many are old enough to remember the line, “What’s up Doc?” from the Bugs Bunny cartoons?  It’s actually a really good question to ask about fishing too.  Simply add a k to doc and this becomes something we see so often they are easy to overlook and ignore.  That’s a mistake and we can all learn to catch...

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DARE COUNTY, NC – For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also, and for more than three decades you could find Paul...