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Getting Started: Catching Redfish with a Spoon By: J. Dwayne Smith Team Padrick and Smith “The Redfish Guys”  Introduction: When Team Padrick and Smith, “The Redfish Guys”, had the idea of beginning The Getting Started Series of articles, our goal was to help the upstart inshore angler save some time and money by giving advice on tackle, gear, fishing techniques, etc.  In this...
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...
The Star Rods Carolina Redfish Elite is North Carolina’s premier Redfish event with a guaranteed 1st place purse of $12,000 CASH. The two day event will take place on the Morehead City waterfront, with the focus on fishing, family, community, and charity. The Chasin Creation team will be filming all the action for their TV show The field will be limited....

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...
This week on BigWater Adventures. Catch the action as Mark Davis and Captain Greg Hildreth of GeorgiaCharterFishing.com go "old school" while chasing bull reds. Tune in Live on the Outdoor Channel or set you DVR!!! TUE at 6:30 AM EST THU at 9:30 AM EST FRI at 4:00 AM EST SAT at 9:30 AM EST
GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC – During a fishing trip near Georgetown this past Monday, a Pawleys Island chef and his two friends caught two massive black drum fish; one may have beaten the state record at an estimated 110 pounds, and the other may actually set a world record at 122 pounds. Adam Kirby, the chef and co-owner at Bistro 217...
Getting Started: Buying A Redfish Boat
Getting Started: Buying a Redfish Boat Part #1 of 4 By: J. Dwayne Smith Team Padrick and Smith “The Redfish Guys” Introduction: When Team Padrick and Smith, “The Redfish Guys”, had the idea of beginning The Getting Started Series of articles, our goal was to help the upstart inshore angler save some time and money by giving advice on tackle, gear, fishing techniques,...
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...
If you haven't been inshore fishing lately, let me make you aware the water has cooled. It's averaging roughly five degrees colder than it was at the beginning of January. Sure, there are a few places where the temperature hasn't dropped that much, but there are places it's cooled even more. Plan on fishing water in the low 50s, but...
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...

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