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  1. Pompano Bait/Rig

    North Carolina
    Anyone have one they like better than the other? Also, best bait when sand fleas aren’t around? I’d like to try for them near Kure Beach this week. Thanks for any advice.
  2. dam neck beach - 3 July

    Virginia
    Hit the beach from 4am-9am with some good results. High tide was at 645 today. Once daylight hit blues and Spanish were jumping, tried throwing some metal but no joy. First fish was caught around 5am. Grand total 3 sting rays, 3 blues, 4 whiting, 1 yellowtail (I think that's what its called)...
  3. Next steps

    Open Forum
    Good afternoon all, looking for some advice on improving my surf fishing game. I've followed and read a great deal of information on this forum (23 pages on the riverrig anyone? Pier legends pompano write-up) and have definitely seem some improvement. I've also watched rich troxler's view from...
  4. new reel

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    I'm building a 12ft rod so I can reach out a little further. I have a 525 penn mag on a 10 footer that I am happy with , I know there is a penn squall now .. but what else is out there ? Being from the midwest I'm not up on all the reel options. Any input /ideas would be appreciated. thx jjm
  5. Bite at Ocean Isle Beach

    North Carolina
    I understand things are HOT at OIB pier, Trout bite is going on using Texas Rattiln Rigs, Kings doing well as so with Black Drum. Is this true elsewhere? Here I am exiled at the foot of the Blue Ridge while the non fishing part of the family uses the house there. Just isn’t fair. I’ll get...
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