Hatteras Harbor Marina Outer Banks Atlantic Ocean

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Friday, July 22, 2016

Inshore anglers had good catches of Spanish Mackerel, Bluefish, and Gray Trout this morning and afternoon. The Red Drum bite was on again today with both releases and keepers.

The morning began with a beautiful sunrise for offshore anglers. Hardly no wind made for calm seas and the fishing picked up from what it was earlier this week. Dolphin fishing was excellent. The Blackfin Tuna bite was good. A few Wahoo made it into the fish box. Some Yellowfin Tuna were caught to the north. Some nice Tilefish resulted from bottom fishing. Three Sailfish were released and more were seen.

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Citations:

Caroline Miller of Glen Burnie, MD: 15 lb. Gray Tilefish on Good Times.

Glenn Miller of Glen Burnie, MD: 10 lb. Gray Tilefish on Good Times.

Molly Miller of Glen Burnie, MD: 14 lb. Gray Tilefish on Good Times.

Ashton Engbletsch of Pasadena, MD: 11 lb. Gray Tilefish on Good Times.

Scott Simms of Cape Charles, VA: 13 lb. Gray Tilefish on Good Times.

Joey Carlton of Crossville, TN: Sailfish release on Carolina Girl.

Drew Leadman of Wilmington, NC: Sailfish release on Tuna Duck.

Chris Canaday of Washington, DC: Sailfish release on Tuna Duck.

Thursday, July 21, 2016

This morning and afternoon anglers that fished inshore experienced good Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish catches. The Speckled Trout catch was scattered. There was also good Red Drum fishing with both keepers and releases.

Offshore anglers reported a few Dolphin, a few Wahoo, and a few Blackfin Tuna. Bottom fishing was good today. One Blue Marlin was released. Otherwise, it was a beautiful day to be out on the water fishing and enjoying time with family and friends. 

Citations:

Frank Kope of Oakland, MD: Blue Marlin release on Release.

Daniel Hutchins of Sandusky, OH: 43 lb. Wahoo on Tuna Duck.

Bernard Shiffler of Holtwood, PA: 50" Red Drum release on Sound Bound.

Cary Anderson of Morristown, TN: 21 lb. Yellowedge Grouper on Carolina Girl.

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Inshore anglers had excellent catches of Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish on this beautiful morning in the Pamlico Sound. There were also lots of Red Drum releases and keeper Puppy Drum for morning and afternoon anglers.

Offshore, one Blue Marlin and one Sailfish were released from our fleet. Dolphin catches were scattered today as well as Wahoo. Some Blackfin Tuna made it to the fish box. Bottom fishing was good.

Citations:

Jacob Campbell of Catawba, VA: 51 lb. Grouper and 10 lb. Gray Tilefish on Good Times.

Christopher Campbell of Catawba, VA: 10 lb. Gray Tilefish on Good Times.

Justice Wilfong of Catawba, VA: 98" Blue Marlin release and 11 lb. Gray Tilefish on Good Times.

Kimberly Campbell of Catawba, VA: 12 lb. Gray Tilefish on Good Times.

David Jennings of Elliston, VA: 10 lb. Gray Tilefish on Good Times.

Rick Vaden of Beaverdam, VA: 40 lb. Grouper on Release.

Brian Eversole of Liberty Township, OH: Sailfish release on Lucky Chip.

Ben Lawalin of Santa Claus, IN: 44" Red Drum release on Tightline.

 

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Fishing was on the slower side today with a decent Wahoo bite a few Dolphin and Blackfin Tuna. Bottom fishing was decent with Grouper and Amberjack being caught. Lots of billfish seen with Blue Marlin and Sailfish being released. Inshore boats had an early morning with rain squalls chasing them in but ventured back out in the afternoon. Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish were biting as well as Red Drum. 

Citations:

Carolina Girl: Anne Flanegan of Marietta, GA caught a 51lb Amberjack. Timothy Flanegan of Marietta, GA released a Sailfish.

Sea Creature: Tommy Brandis of Quakertown, PA released a Sailfish. 

Bite Me: Scott Reynolds of Pipersville, PA released a Blue Marlin. 

Good Times: Peyton Buchanan of Cary, NC caught a 22lb Grouper and an 11lb Tilefish. Jenny Davenport of Roper, NC caught an 11lb Tilefish. Guy Davenport of Creswell, NC caught a 10lb Tilefish. 

Native Son: Kenneth Newcomb of Wilmington, DE released a Sailfish. 

Lucky Chip: Kimberly Kanapeckas of Walhalla, SC released a Sailfish. 

Tradition: Blake Hudgins of Harrellsville, NC released a 47" Red Drum.

Hatteras Blue: Paul Habermehl of Hamburg, NY released a Barracuda.

Monday, July 18, 2016

Offshore fishing today was fair with good to limits on Dolphins. A few Wahoo, Grouper and Blackfin Tuna were also being caught with Triggerfish and Bass. Inshore Spanish Mackerel, Bluefish and several Red Drum releases. Hot temps and beautiful weather on the Ocean Blue today!

Citations:

Good Times: Sara Garrison of Marshall, NC caught a 27lb Grouper.

Reliance: Ryan Keeney of Hellertown, PA caught a 41lb Wahoo.

Tradition: Blake Huling of Centreville, VA released a 48" Red Drum. Michael Huling of Centerville, VA released a 50" Red Drum.

Sunday, July 17, 2016

One boat fished inshore this morning and caught "keeper" Puppy Drum, Speckled Trout, and Gray Trout.

A couple of boats fished near shore this afternoon and reported the best Bluefish bite yet this season. They also caught a few Spanish Mackerel.

The morning began with thunder and lightning for offshore anglers. It turned into a beautiful Sunday to be in the Gulf Stream. One Blue Marlin and one Sailfish were released. Dolphin and Blackfin Tuna fishing were good. The Wahoo bite was on today. Bottom fishing was good with a mixed bag of fish brought in.

Citations:

Daniel Prorock of Raleigh, NC: Sailfish release on Tuna Duck.

Greg Brown of Sneads Ferry, NC: 14 lb. Tilefish on Release.

Neil Medlin of Clayton, NC: 14 lb. Tilefish on Release.

Allen Katalinic of Hampstead, NC: Blue Marlin release and 15 lb. Tilefish on Release.

Harold Meadows of Hampstead, NC: 16 lb. Tilefish on Release.

Johnnie James of Hampstead, NC: 18 lb. Tilefish on Release.

Jimmy Batten of Kenly, NC: 15 lb. Tilefish on Release.

Dan Nathan of Clayton, NC: 23 lb. Grouper on Hatteras Blue.

Levell Calhoun of Indian Head, MD: 35 lb. Grouper on Good Times.

Saturday, July 16, 2016

It was slow fishing inshore this morning. Afternoon anglers came in early due to thunderstorms. Offshore charters reported good conditions for fishing despite the thunderstorms onshore. Anglers returned with gaffer and bailer Dolphin, Blackfn Tuna, and Wahoo. Tilefish and Grouper were caught as well. Three Sailfish were released.

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Citations:

Stalie Crist of Fayetteville, WV: Sailfish release on Gambler.

David Crist of Fayetteville, WV: Sailfish release on Gambler.

Bruce Williams of Elizabeth City, NC: Sailfish release on Sea Creature.

Kenny Brady of Winston Salem, NC: 24 lb. Grouper on Hatteras Blue.

Fordys Arnold of Wake Forest, NC: 42 lb. Wahoo on Good Times.

Friday, July 15, 2016

Today anglers had excellent catches of Red Drum, both keepers (18" to 27") and ones that were TOO big to keep, in the 50" class range. Cobia were also good today.  Speckle and Gray Trout and Flounder rounded out the inshore boats. Boats fishing near shore had good catches of Spanish Mackerel, Bluefish, Sea Bass and King Mackerel. Offshore anglers enjoyed catching good numbers of Dolphin, Blackfin Tuna and Wahoo. Release released 4 Sailfish.

Citations

Good Times

Jerry Dopkowski of Clear Brook, VA caught a 6lb Sea Bass

Release

Daniel Lewis of New London caught a 42lb Wahoo and released a Sailfish

John Henry Culp of Richfield, NC released 2 Sailfish

Jessica Culp of Richfield, NC released a Sailfish

Tradition

Mallory Wyatt of Mechanicsville, VA released a 40" Red Drum

Scott Wyatt of Mechanicsville, VA released a 43" Red Drum

Tightline

Susan Wich of Honey Brook, PA released 2 50" Red Drum

Rick Casey of Honey Brook, PA released 2 50" Red Drum

 

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Well the trolling bites sure did improve today. Offshore boats returned with near limits of bailer size Dolphin and lots of Wahoo. Carolina Girl that took out a make up trip released 2 Sailfish, Hatteras Fever, Native Son and Release all released 1 Sailfish each. Inshore boats had a great day as well, lots of Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish were boated around the inlet and along the beach while boats fishing in the sound caught 33" to 44" Cobia and 46" to 50" Red Drum that were released. There were also keeper 18 to 27" Red Drum caught. This afternoon a couple boats went clamming and finding sand dollars.

Citations

Tightline

Doug Dye of Cedar Bluff, VA released a 50" Red Drum

Sherman Jackson of Pounding Mill, VA released a 46" Red Drum

Good Times

Jake Thomas of Fairfax, VA caught a 47lb King Mackerel and a 12lb Tilefish

Bill Thomas of Fairfax, VA caught a 55lb Grouper and a 10lb Tilefish

Carolina Girl

Wyman Bailey of Savannah, GA released a Sailfish

Blake Fortner of Lancaster, SC released a Sailfish

Native Son

Evan Yocum of Allentown, PA released a Sailfish

Release

Daniel Lewis of New London, NC caught a 32lb Grouper

John Culp of Ricfield, NC released a Sailfish

Hatteras Fever

Marty Baker of Mt Crawford, VA released a Sailfish

 

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

It's a bit cloudy and overcast today but with slick calm water. Inshore anglers experienced good Speckled Trout fishing. They also got on the Gray Trout today. Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish were biting near shore. Offshore fishing was slow today with several Sailfish releases. A few Dolphin, Wahoo, and Blackfin Tuna were caught. Bottom fish included Triggerfish, Vermillion Snapper, Gray Tilefish, and Grouper.

Citations: 

Brad Fickiesen of Reno, OH: 72" Sailfish release on Big Eye.

Jessie Williams of Lazenovia, NY: Sailfish release on Bite Me.

Naty Williams of Lazenovia, NY: Sailfish release on Bite Me.

Derik Frioud of Denver, CO: 14 lb. Gray Tilefish on Good Times.

Chris Frioud of Lorain, OH: 11 lb. Gray Tilefish on Good Times.

Jean Pierre Frioud of Hendersonville, NC: 10 lb. Gray Tilefish on Good Times.

Jeremy Frioud of Clearwater, FL: 10 lb. Gray Tilefish on Good Times.

Gilbert Frioud of Avon, OH: 45 lb. Grouper on Good Times.

Marcus Shaver of Washville, TN: Sailfish release on Tuna Duck.

Hayden Ringle of Creston, OH: Sailfish release on Tuna Duck.

Bennett Shaver of Nashville, TN: Sailfish release on Tuna Duck.

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