Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Windy but Fish
This weather has been a Bear! – SW blow and blow ‘til no water left.
A few have made it out this week with mixed results. There has been some really nice trout caught in creek mouths and in river structure. They have been caught on live mud minnows, DOA Deadly Combos and Storm Chug Bugs.
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There have been some nice pods of puppy drum caught in the river and creeks with a few slot fish mixed...
Posted by Capt. Dave on 05/22/13
Thursday, May 09, 2013
Early May Update
I got to say – the fishing is on! Trout, Drum, Flounder and Rock are all being found in creeks and river shore. The problem recent has been the wind and too high of water. For those getting out, it has been worth the venture. Shoreline catches are improving drastically as fish are staged to hit the river shore and sound.read full article
One of the local guys that, wishes to be anonymous, has been on...
Posted by Capt. Dave on 05/09/13
Monday, April 29, 2013
Spring has Sprung - Neuse is Alive
Beautiful conditions other than COLD – 38 degree late April!!!!read full article
Out with John Comey and his CRAZY buds after top water rock. First stop was lifeless – no bait or takers. Quick to next stop and found a pocket of far rock, missing several blow ups and landing several as well with one nice 19-20 cooler fish on Rapala Skitter Walk – Storm Chug Bug did its trick too. They shut off quick so move to...
Posted by Capt. Dave on 04/29/13
Thursday, April 04, 2013
Warmer Weather Warms my Waters measn Fish
Rock have started their run up the Neuse River towards spawning grounds in Goldboro. With warmer water you can find some top water action early in am on stumpy shoreline throwing Rapala Skitter Walks and Storm Chug Bugs. After this adventure set up working deep ledges working soft plastics such as DOA and especially the new Airhead bait. It can be a sensitive bite so light tackle and braid are...read full article
Posted by Capt. Dave on 04/04/13
Tuesday, April 02, 2013
3 Species Day
Did a split trip today with one of my regular clients hitting rock on top water and jigging ledges in the am and targeting trout and drum in pm.read full article
I had Kip Anderson on the am trip up river on the Neuse at first light (cold too). We did find a fair top water bite for about an hour with Kip landing a 22”er on a Storm Chug Bug. Then we went up river more and dodged the wing landing another nice...
Posted by Capt. Dave on 04/02/13
Monday, April 01, 2013
No April Fools Joke
This is not an April Fools Joke!!!read full article
I am starting my regular hours in Minnesott Beach Bait & Tackle back Wednesday April 3. 8am-6pm Wednesday- Sunday.
Come see me to get your best local baits and tackle for Pamlico fishing region. I also sell and install trolling motors, jack plates and power poles. AND – if I can get it – sell firearms and ammunition. New inventory of Diawa rods and reels...
Posted by Capt. Dave on 04/01/13
Saturday, March 30, 2013
Neuse Scouting Trip
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I took an afternoon scout trip looking for more speckled trout Friday. Pretty day with light NW winds out of Minnesott. First stop – wind was hard North. Believe that! Fished hard no takers. Next stop wind still North – a few taps and about 6 fish to the boat. Next stop – no fish and I ran into a buddy looking for 2 more trout to make a limit for his wife and little girl. Matt jumped in the...
Posted by Capt. Dave on 03/30/13
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
No Report but Circuit Judge
It's Here - Rossi Circuit Judge SS 18" barrel / 410 3" shells and .45 caliber Colt bullets - 5 shot revolver - mean machine - bought to sell - $675 + tax and clean NICS report - ONLY 1 Available
Posted by Capt. Dave on 03/26/13
Monday, March 25, 2013
What a great weekend of fishing, fellowship and instruction!read full article
I had the pleasure of getting Mark Nichols of DOA Lures here to fish one afternoon and be our special guest Sunday at Coastal Catchin’ Seminars Soft Plastics event .
We started out on Garys boat catching numerous trout ranging from 6 inches to 2 pounds fishing DOA Cal baits on DOA jig heads and VMC weighted hooks. Mark started by...
Posted by Capt. Dave on 03/25/13
Thursday, March 21, 2013
LAST CALL !!!!!!
Coastal Catchin Seminars - Soft Plastics / DOA Lures seminar is this Sunday at 9am at New Bern Shrine Club. We will be accepting pay at the door AND waiving extra $10 after 16 March as stating in application BUT we need you to call and confirm to assure you get lunch. You can reach me at 252 249-1786 and I will assure you are covered for lunch. If you don’t call before Friday...read full article
Posted by Capt. Dave on 03/21/13