Welcome to TW’s Bait and Tackle

About TW's Bait and Tackle:

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  • Address: 815 Ocean Trl # B Corolla 27927 Click for map
  • Phone: (252) 453-3339
  • Latitude: 36.328336
  • Longitude: -75.816
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  • Marina: TW's has THREE locations: Corolla, Kitty Hawk & Nags Head
  • Services: Help and educate the new angler as well as learn from the seasoned pro.
  • Merchandise: All your fishing and hunting needs!
Welcome to TW’s Bait and Tackle

TW’s Bait and Tackle’s goal is to help and educate the new angler as well as learn from the seasoned pro. Let TW’s be your fishing CONNECTION here on the Outer Banks! Stop by any one of our TWO locations, weigh your fish, and share your BIG fish story.

T W’s Bait & Tackle - Kitty Hawk Store
3864 N Croatan Highway
Kitty Hawk, NC 27959
Phone: (252) 261-7848

T W’s Bait & Tackle - Nags Head Store
2230 S Croatan Highway
Nags Head, NC 27959
Phone: (252) 441-4807


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Fish We Catch:


Cobia

Amberjack

Bluefish

Dolphin

Sheepshead


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Fishing Report:


TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 9/2/14

Tue, September 2nd 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: The wind is SW at 11. Murky water with the temp being 75 degrees. Small swells this morning. The paddle boarders are out. Sea Mullet, Pompano, and a few Drum. Bob Pittman caught his Drum fishing ramp 4. (Picture). Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported a couple of Croakers, slow. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Spot and Pompano. Nags Head: Slow. Jennette’s: Pompano. Outer Banks: Pompano and Sea Mullet. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The inshore anglers caught Spanish, Blues, limits Trout, limits of Drum, some Dolphin and 6 Cobia. Offshore Boats Report: Dolphin was the catch of the day on Labor Day. There were great numbers of good size Dolphin; some weighed up to 20 lbs. Boats reported some Yellowfin, few Blackfin, limits of Tilefish and Amberjack. There was a 59 # citation Wahoo reported by Pirates Cove. There were White Marlin, Blue Marlin and Sailfish releases

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 9/1/14

Mon, September 1st 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: Happy Labor Day to everyone. The weather has been beautiful. A few Sea Mullet and Spot were beached. Overall slow fishing. Andy Young caught a nice 26 in slot Drum in Pine Island north of Duck. (Picture). Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported a few Croakers. Allen Withers said all the sounds are full of slot drum. Just get in skinny water and there they are. (Picture). Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Not a scale, yet. Nags Head: Slow. A few Spot and Bluefish. Jennette’s: Slow. Outer Banks: Pompano and Sea Mullet. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The nearshore boats caught Albacore and plenty of Spanish and Bluefish. The inshore boats caught good size Drum and Cobia. Offshore Boats Report: The fleet filled their boxes with limits of Dolphin, limits of Tilefish and good size Yellowfin. There were White, Blue and Sailfish releases. Pirates Cove released a 400 lb Blue Marlin. They also had a grand slam.

TW’s Daily sihing Report. 8/31/14

Sun, August 31st 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: We have a calm SE wind and the water temp is 77 degrees. It’s a good beach day. Surf fishermen are catching Sea Mullet, Blues, Spot and Pompano. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported small Croakers and Pinfish. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Blues and Sea Mullet. Nags Head: Sea Mullet, Blues and Spanish. Jennette’s: Blues, Pompano, Spot and Trout. Outer Banks: Blues, Pompano and Sea Mullet. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore caught Spanish, Blues and Albacore. Inshore boats caught Drum and Trout. Keith Griglak and boys Cody and Dylan fished the skinny water at Oregon Inlet. They caught Gray Trout, Sea Bass, Croaker, Flounder, smaller pups, keeper 26 in Drum and unlimited lizard fish. Keith would like to thank the guys in the Corolla and Kitty Hawk store for their help. The guys in all our stores are knowledgeable and are great help. So visit and check it out. (Pictures). Offshore Boats Report: Oregon Inlet fleet had a big time day on Saturday. They caught their limits of Dolphin, plenty of Yellowfin and Blackfin. Including a citation 22 and 23 lb Blackfin, 78 lb citation Yellowfin and a 36 lb citation Dolphin. There were 11 Whites, 3 Blues and 2 Sailfish caught and released.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 8/30/14

Sat, August 30th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: The Drum showed on the beaches after the blow. TW’s John Newbold & Sam Stokes caught some whoppers in the Oregon Inlet area. James Rasmussen was in Corova when he caught his 24 in keeper. It’s that time of the year. There were Drum caught in the Kitty Hawk area also. The wind is East at 12 kts and the water temp is 79 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Croaker and a few throwback Trout. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Spot and Blues. Nags Head: Slow, Pompano and Bar Jacks. Jennette’s: Bluefish, Spot and Pompano. Outer Banks: Mullet, Spot and Blues. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The inshore boats decked Trout, Sheepshead, and a 42 lb Cobia. Nearshore trolling boats had plenty of Blues and Spanish Offshore Boats Report: White Marlin was the talk yesterday, Oregon Inlet released 38 white, 1 blue and 1 Sailfish. Lots of Dolphin, few Wahoo and Tilefish were caught.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 8/29/14

Fri, August 29th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: Surf fishing on the northern beaches continues to be slow. The water is clear this morning and the temp is 77 degrees. The wind is NE again today and blowing 15 to 20 kts. It’s pretty windy on the beach but the surf fishermen are out there. I can see them from the pier cams. There should be Bluefish caught. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Croakers. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Blues, Spanish and Spot. Nags Head: Bar Jack, Pompano, Spot and Bluefish. Jennette’s: Bluefish and Spot. Outer Banks: False Albacore, Spot, Pompano, Spanish, Sea Mullet and Blues. The water is clear as gin and the temp is 77 degrees. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Near shore boats had plenty Bluefish action. There were Spanish caught, some Amberjack, False Albacore, Ribbon fish and Flounder. The inshore fleet also had a good day catching their share of Bluefish, lots of Trout, Flounder, Sea Mullet, Sea Bass, a 30+ lb Cobia and some Drum. Fishing is good after a blow. Offshore Boats Report: The off shore fleet made it across the bar yesterday and had a great day. They filled their boxes with lots of Dolphin, nice Yellowfin and a Blackfin. It was a great day for Billfish action. They released 20 White Marlin.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 8/28/14

Thu, August 28th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: There were Puppy Drum caught in south Nags Head yesterday. The wind is W at 8 this morning, the water is murky and the temp is 75 degrees. The surfers are out this morning. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported some keeper Trout yesterday. A few Croakers this morning The sound fishing boaters are catching nice Trout and Drum. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Croakers. Nags Head: Croakers. Jennette’s: Spot. Outer Banks: Nice Spot, Sea Mullet and Blues. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The inshore and nearshore Bluefish, Sea Mullet, Spanish, Croakers and lots of keeper Drum. Offshore Boats Report: Winds have switched. There should be news tomorrow.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 8/27/14

Wed, August 27th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: The good news this morning. Cape Point in Buxton has open to 4 wheel drive traffic once again. There is no surf fishing news this morning. Fishing usually is good after a blow. We are waiting for Cristobol to move on. Wind is NE this morning at 15. Water temp is 77 degrees and the water is dirty. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Small Trout, small Flounder, Croaker and small Drum. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Slow Nags Head: Spot and Sea Mullet. Jennette’s: Bluefish, Spot, Croaker, Sea Mullet, Black Drum and Trout. Outer Banks: Spot and Sea Mullet. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The offshore boats had good catches of Bluefish and Sea Mullet. Outstanding Drum fishing reported by the inshore anglers. There was a whopping big 45 in citation Drum reported. The headboat has been sailing everyday despite the high winds. They have been catching Flounder, Bluefish, Sea Mullet, pigs and pins. Offshore Boats Report: The offshore fleet stayed in again on Tuesday.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 8/26/14

Tue, August 26th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Fishing Report: The wind was rough and blowing big on Monday. A few boats fished. The nearshore and inshore anglers caught Spanish, Bluefish, Sea Mullet, Trout and a nice Drum. If the Tropical storm stays well off the coast, there should be some fishing news from the fleet later this week. Conditions are still poor this morning. Water is rough and grassy. There are a few people on the piers. They are catching a few Spot. The Little Bridge has some Croakers. We still have strong NE winds this morning and the water temp is 76 degrees.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 8/25/14

Mon, August 25th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: Fishing is at a standstill because of high winds and rough seas. It’s pretty much unfishable today. No one fishing the piers. The best bet for fishing today would be the Little Bridge and the wild life pier across from Pirates Cove. The wind is NE at 26 and the water temp is 76 degrees. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The inshore boats caught Sheepshead and Drum. Despite the windy weather, boat fishermen trolling for Bluefish and Spanish had good luck. Offshore Boats Report: The offshore fleet could not make it out yesterday because of windy conditions.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 8/24/14

Sun, August 24th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: Beach anglers caught a fair number of Sea Mullet and a few Bluefish and Spot on Saturday. The wind is NE at 22 this morning, It’s quite windy and we have really rough water. The water temp remains at 79 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported slow. Pier Fishing Report: Fishing is slow because of weather. No one fishing the piers yet. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Inshore boaters caught Puppy Drum and Flounder. Nearshore brought home Bluefish, Spanish and plenty of Albacore. Offshore Boats Report: Plenty of Yellowfin, Dolphin and Tilefish. The Blue and White Marlin action was heavy and Sailfish were abundant also.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 8/23/14

Sat, August 23rd 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: Another fantastic day on the Outer Banks. Water temp is 79 degree and the wind is NE at 9. The water is calm, clear and beautiful green in color. Sea Mullet, Spot and Blues are on the beaches north of the bridge. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Drum and Throwback Trout. The sound fishing boaters are catching nice Trout and Drum. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Early morning Bluefish and a few small Sea Mullet. Nags Head: Pompano, Bluefish and Bar Jack. Plenty of cobia in the water, not biting. Jennette’s: Bluefish, Black Sea Bass, Pigfish and Spot. Outer Banks: Spot Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore boats caught Blues, Spanish and Albacore. Inshore boats are catching Cobia and Drum. Offshore Boats Report: Dolphin, Yellowfin, White Marlin and Sailfish releases.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 8/23/24

Fri, August 22nd 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: Scattered Sea Mullet and Spot. The good is the Spot are getting bigger. The wind is N at 4 this morning. Water temp is 79 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Spot, Croakers and small trout. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Blues and Mullet. Nags Head: Bluefish. Jennette’s: Bluefish and Spot. Outer Banks: Spot, Blues small Flounder and Sea Mullet. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore caught False Albacore, Blues, lots of Spanish and a few Sharks. Inshore caught Drum, Flounder, Trout and Cobia. Offshore Boats Report: Blue water Charters brought in Yellowfin, Blackfin, some Dolphin, a few Wahoo and Tilefish. There were lots of Billfish releases. Click on pictures to enlarge.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 8/21/14

Thu, August 21st 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

In Summary: Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: We are having the most beautiful weather on the Outer Banks. The water is a beautiful blue, clear, calm and 80 degree. Perfect. The wind is SW at 5. A few Spot, Sea Mullet and Blue fish on the northern beaches. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported catching nice size Croaker, Spot and throwback Trout. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Blues and Spot. Nags Head: Catching Cobia this morning. One Cobia measured 48 inches. Jennette’s: Bluefish, Bar Jack and Spot. Outer Banks: Mullet, Blues, small Flounder and Spot. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore fishing has been outstanding recently with plenty of Spanish, Blues, Amberjack, Albacore, Ribbon fish and Cobia. Inshore fleet catching Drum and Cobia. One Cobia weighed in at 45 lbs. The Oregon Inlet head boat caught Spot, Croakers, Sea Mullet, Pins, Pigs, Trout and Sea Mullet Offshore Boats Report: Oregon Inlet fleet reported a grand slam. White Marlin+Blue+Sailfish. There were plenty Marlin releases, and several citation Sailfish. Limits of Dolphin, some gaffers, some Yellowfin Tuna, Sharks and Tilefish.

TW’s daily fishing report. 8/20/14

Wed, August 20th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: Summertime fishing is overall slow along northern beaches. Damon Tatem wrote the fishing news for the Outer Banks for many a year called it the “summertime doldrums”. There was another good catch of Sea Mullet at Coquina Beach yesterday. The wind is NE at 14 and the water is clear and the temp is 79 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Croakers and throwback Trout. Sound boaters are catching Trout, Flounder and Drum. I do not get much news from the Herbert C Bonner Bridge catwalk. It is a good place to fish. You can catch Spot, Flounder; Bluefish, nice size Sheepshead, Black Drum, Croaker, Spot and Pompano. The anglers fishing the bridge caught a good number of Bluefish on Tuesday. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Blues and Spot. Nags Head: Spot, Bluefish and big False Albacore circling the pier. Jennette’s: Fishing is good, catching lots of Bluefish and Spot Outer Banks: Spot, Bluefish and good catches of Mullet. Water temp is 80 degrees. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore fleet landed plenty Bluefish, Spanish, Albacore, Amberjack, Bonita and some Sharks. Inshore caught Cobia, Trout and Spanish. Inlet anglers are reporting Gray Trout, Flounder, Sea Mullet and Croakers. Offshore Boats Report: Yesterday’s fleet brought home some Dolphin, Blackfin, Amberjack, Tilefish and Yellowfin. Pirates Cove fleet found the marlin yesterday. They released 16 White Marlin.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 8/19/14

Tue, August 19th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: Surf fishermen are catching Sea Mullet, Spot and Bluefish on the beaches north of the bridge. The water remains clear and calm. The water is 77 degrees and the wind is W. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway anglers has been catching nice 1-1 ½ lb Croakers for several days. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: 2 throwback Cobia on bucktails, 1 lb Bluefish and Spot. Nags Head: Blues, Spot and Croakers. Jennette’s: Bluefish and a Bar Jack. Water temp is 76 degrees. Outer Banks: Bluefish on gotcha’s, Sea mullet and Spot. Water temp is 72 degrees. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The boat anglers caught Bluefish, False Albacore, Blues, and many Spanish. The inshore boats caught Drum, Flounder and Trout. The Oregon Inlet headboat had fun catching Spot, Croaker, Sea Mullet, Pins and Pigs. Offshore Boats Report: The offshore fleet brought limits of Dolphin, Yellowfin, Some Big-eye, a few Blackfin, Tilefish, and Wahoo back to the docks on Monday. Caught and released White Marlin. A good day.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 8/18/14

Mon, August 18th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: Lots of Sea Mullet have been caught this weekend at ramp 4. Blues, Spot and Croakers were scattered on our beaches. And again, we had a big Drum to show in Nags Head. Steve Guglielmo caught and released a beauty measuring 28 in. The wind is calm and the slick, clear water 77 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Croakers and throw back Trout. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Early morning Spanish and Blues. Nags Head: Spanish and Blues. Jennette’s: Bluefish. Outer Banks: Spot, Sea Mullet, Blues and Croakers. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The nearshore and inshore boats filled their boxes with Amberjack, Bluefish, Spanish, Dolphin, Albacore, Spot and Croakers. Offshore Boats Report: Weekend fishing was good for the bluewater anglers. They caught Blackfin, Yellowfin, Wahoo, Dolphin and limits of Tilefish Sunday. There were White Marlin releases.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 8/17/14

Sun, August 17th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

In Summary: Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: Plenty of Sea Mullet and plenty sand fleas to catch them with. Sand Fleas are plentiful right now. Just dig in the surf, put them in bucket sand and all. There are Spot and Bluefish scattered. There is a Drum caught ever so often. Sam Stokes of Nags Head caught a keeper. (Picture). Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Trout, Croaker and Spot. The sound fishing boaters are catching nice Trout and Drum. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Croaker, Spanish and Bluefish Nags Head: Hooked up with 3 Cobia all at once as I speak. 8:45. Spot and Bluefish Jennette’s: Spot and Bluefish. A 67 lb Cobia was caught yesterday. Outer Banks: Bluefish and Spot. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Cobia, Spanish and Bluefish were caught nearshore. Inshore boats caught Drum, Flounder and Specks. Offshore Boats Report: Offshore fleet brought home limits of Dolphin, some gaffers, Yellowfin, Blackfin, Wahoo and limits of Tilefish. There were Billfish releases. Pirates Cove had 13 White Marlin releases, 4 Blue and a Sailfish.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 8/16/14

Sat, August 16th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: Scattered Sea Mullet, Bluefish, Spot and occasional Pompano. We have SW wind at 8 and the water temp is 76 degrees. Clear water with very small swells. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported a few Trout, Spot and Croaker. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Spanish and Blues. Nags Head: A small Cobia, Spot and Flounder. Jennette’s: Bluefish, Spanish and Spot. Outer Banks: Spot and Bluefish. Water temp 77 degrees. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore fleet had a quite a variety catching False Albacore, Bluefish, Amberjack, Barracuda, Dolphin, Tilefish, Sharks and Spanish. The inshore fleet decked Trout, Drum and Bluefish. Offshore Boats Report: Offshore caught Wahoo, Yellowfin, Dolphin and Tilefish. Also White and Blue Marlin releases.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 8/15/14

Fri, August 15th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: Surf fishing is slow. There were scattered Sea Mullet and Spot north of the bridge. A few Blues should be caught today. It will be a Spanish and Blues day for the piers because the water is crystal clear. The wind in NW and the water temp is 76 degrees. A beautiful day on the Outer Banks. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported a few throwback Trout and Croakers. The sound fishing boaters are catching Trout and Drum. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Blues and Spot. Nags Head: Two 19 in Spanish. Jennette’s: Spanish, Sea Robin and Pigfish. Outer Banks: Spanish, Blues and Spot. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The nearshore boats had another good day. They decked Blues, Puppy Drum, Spanish, Croaker, King Mackerel and False Albacore. The inshore boats caught Drum, Sea Bass, Croakers, Sea Mullet, Founder and 2 Cobia. Oregon Inlets Headboat had plenty of fun catching Blow Toads, Pigfish, Flounder, Sea Mullet Sea Bass, Croakers, Trout and Pinfish. Offshore Boats Report: The bluewater fleet brought to the dicks limits of Tilefish, Wahoo, Amberjack, Dolphin, Albacore and plenty Yellowfin and Blackfin. There were White and Blue Marlin releases. The Bill fishing tournament boats out of Pirates Cove had 20 Whites and 1 Sailfish.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 8/14/14

Thu, August 14th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: There were scattered Spot and Sea Mullet North of Oregon Inlet. I heard from a fishing buddy Grover Cleveland. He caught a 25 in Puppy Drum and Bluefish at ramp 4 on Tues. when the weather was rough and the water was even worse. The wind is N at 15 and the water temp is 76 degrees as reported by US Army Corps of Engineers. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported early morning Trout and croakers. The sound fishing boaters are catching nice Trout and Drum. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Spot. Nags Head: Spot and Croaker Jennette’s: Bluefish and lost a King. Outer Banks: Lots of Spot. Catching on artificial clam fish bites. Water temp is 76 degrees. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The nearshore fleet caught Bluefish, Cobia, Sharks and Spanish. The inshore anglers added Puppy Drum, Speck’s, Flounder and Cobia to their boxes. Offshore Boats Report: A great day of fishing for the bluewater charters. They caught their limits of Dolphin, somewhere around 240, also gaffer Dolphin, Wahoo, Yellowfin, Blackfin Tuna and Tilefish. The Billfish Tournament Participants from Pirates Cove Marina release 60 White Marlin, 1 Blue and a Sailfish.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 8/13/14

Wed, August 13th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: Yesterday, the wind was blowing 25 and the water was rough. The piers were the only place there was any action. There were Cobia caught from a couple piers. Jessica Dulin caught a nice one at Nags Head Pier. (Picture). Today is a different day. The wind is SW at 9. The water is calm with glassy swells and the temp is dropping. The water temp is 70 degrees this morning. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported a few Trout and Croakers. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Blues and Spot. Nags Head: Bluefish. Jennette’s: Bluefish, Sea Mullet, Spot and Croaker. The water temp is 68 degrees. Outer Banks: Spot and Croakers, Sea Mullet and Pinfish. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The inshore fleet caught Drum, Specks, Gray Trout, Sea Mullet and Bluefish. Offshore Boats Report: The wind was a problem for the fleet yesterday. But those that fished caught some Yellowfin and Dolphin. There were some White Marlin releases and a Sailfish.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 8/12/14

Tue, August 12th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: There were scattered Spot and Sea Mullet on our beaches yesterday. We have rain this morning, calling for scattered showers today. The wind is SE at 20. The water temp is 78 degrees. We have choppy swells this morning. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported slow. The sound fishing boaters are catching nice Trout and Drum. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Slow. Nags Head: A nice size Cobia and Spadefish Jennette’s: Slow. Outer Banks: Spot and Croakers. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The near shore boats trolling decked plenty of Blues and Spanish. The inshore fleet fishing was excellent. They caught Specks, Drum, nice size Cobia, Amberjack and Triggers. Oregon Inlets Head boat caught Bluefish, Pinfish and over a 100 Sea Mullet. Offshore Boats Report: Fishing was good yesterday. They brought in plenty of Dolphin, Yellowfin Tuna, and a Wahoo. They had many White and Blue Marlin releases.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 8/11/14

Mon, August 11th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: How about this for surf news! Frank Cole beached a 71 1/2 lb, 56 ½ in long citation Cobia from the KDH surf. He was fishing ½ mile above Avalon Pier. He was using bunker for bait. Frank is from PA. The fish was scarce during the weekend. There were a few Sea Mullet, Spot and small Pompano. The wind is E at 9 and the water temp is 77 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported a few Croakers this morning, slow all weekend. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Spot, Bluefish and Pompano. Nags Head: Slow Jennette’s: Spot and Pigfish. Outer Banks: Spot, Sea Mullet, Pompano and Bluefish. Water temp is 78 degrees. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Inshore boats caught plenty of Puppy Drum and some keeper Flounder. The nearshore boats brought back Spanish and Blues. Offshore Boats Report: The boats fishing the Alice Kelly Bill Fishing Tournament were flying flags for 6 Blue Marlin, 48 White Marlin and 4 sailfish. Fishing tournament is dedicated to Alice Kelly who passed away from cancer and proceeds go to cancer fund. The charters fishing for meat fish caught Yellowfin and Dolphin.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 8/10/14

Sun, August 10th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: Beautiful beach days but slow fishing days. Scattered Sea Mullet, small Blues and a few Spot. The wind is NE at 13 and the water temp is 77 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported small Trout and bottom fish. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Slow a few Sea Mullet, Spot and a 32 in Albacore. Nags Head: Slow, a few Spot. Jennette’s: No report. Outer Banks: Slow. A few pinfish. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore boats caught Albacore, Spanish and Blues. Inshore anglers caught Mullet, Blues and Flounder. Offshore Boats Report: It was a spectacular day for all charters out of Oregon Inlet. Plenty of Yellowfn caught, lots of Blackfin caught, a good amount of Dolphin and 6 Wahoo, one weighing over 42 lbs.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 8/9/14

Sat, August 9th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: Surf fishermen are beaching a variety of fish. Sea Mullet, Flounder, Spot and small Blues are scattered. Then there is that keeper Drum that shows. Steve Ripley caught his in Nags Head. (Picture). WE have a calm NE wind and the water temp is 77 degrees. Great conditions for a beach day on this sandbar. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported small Trout and bottom fish. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: No report. Nags Head: False Albacore and Spot. Jennette’s: Spot, Blues, False Albacore and Spanish. Outer Banks: Good run of Spot. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore had a good Bluefish bite yesterday. There were scattered Spanish, Amberjack, Dolphin, Triggers and Albacore. Inshore boats decked Puppy Drum, Trout, Flounder and Blues. Offshore Boats Report: Bluewater fleet had fair amount of meat fish. Scattered Yellowfin, Blackfin, Wahoo and Gaffer Dolphin were caught. There were White, Blue and Sailfish releases.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 8/8/14

Fri, August 8th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Send all questions and pictures to info@twstackle.com Surf Fishing Report: A few Bluefish, some Sea Mullet, throwback Flounder and Spot. The wind is NE at 9 and the water temp is 77 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported small Trout and a few nice Croakers. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: No report. Nags Head: Spanish, no keeper Flounder and Spot. Jennette’s: Bluefish, Spot, Croaker, Pigfish and Sand Perch. Water temp is 76 degrees. Outer Banks: Spot and Croakers. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Inshore anglers decked plenty of Trout, Flounder, Striped Bass and False Albacore. Nearshore boats caught 2 Sharks, Amberjack and Dolphin. Trolling boats hooked up with plenty of Bluefish and Spanish. Offshore Boats Report: The offshore charters returned to the docks with Wahoo, Dolphin, Yellowfin, Blackfin and Tilefish. There were also plenty of White and Blue Marlin releases including plenty of citations.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 8/7/14

Thu, August 7th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Croakers and Spot. The wind has switched to N this morning. The water is clearing and choppy. The water temp is 76 degrees. Every so often I get a picture of a Sea Robin for identification. Shawn Leake caught this one fishing the little bridge. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Croakers, throwback Black Drum and small Trout. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: a couple of small Cobia, Spanish, Blues and Spot. Nags Head: Spanish, Blues and Spot. Jennette’s: Bluefish, Croakers and Triggers. Outer Banks: Spot, Croakers and Mullet. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Another good day for the nearshore boats. Triggers, Amberjack, Sea Mullet, Bluefish, Spot, Spanish and Flounder were brought to shore. The light tackle boats caught Drum, good catch of Trout and Cobia. Offshore Boats Report: The bluewater fleet reported scattered Yellowfin, Blackfin, Dolphin, Wahoo and Tilefish. Bill fishing was fair. There were 14 white, 1 Blue and 1 Sailfish releases.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 8/6/14

Wed, August 6th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: The ocean was rough yesterday. Surfers were out. Fishermen were not. It has calmed considerably this morning. The water is still murky and grass. The wind is WSW at 9 and the water temp is 76 degrees. And we have sunshine! Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported throw back Trout, no keeper Drum and bottom fish this morning. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Bluefish and Spot. Nags Head: Blues, Spanish, Spot and a keeper Flounder. Jennette’s: Blues, Spot and Spanish. Outer Banks: Spot, Croakers and Blues. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Boats reported Spanish, Blues, Sea Mullet, Puppy Drum, Amberjack, Sea Bass, and a good catch of Trout. Offshore Boats Report: Blue water fleet went out though there was a storm still hanging around on the coast. There were White Marlin releases, including one citation plus a citation Sailfish. There were catches of Yellowfin, Dolphin, limits of Tilefish and a 285 lb+ Big-eye.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 8/5/14

Tue, August 5th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: A few bottom fish from Nags Head to Corolla. And then there is the one big one when you least expect it. Jed Jackson caught a 25 in Drum using Shrimp for bait. The wind is N at 9 and the water temps is 75 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported small stuff. Trout, Pinfish and Pigfish. Ever so often, someone catches a keeper Trout. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Spanish, Bluefish and Spot. Nags Head: Blues, Spot, Flounder and Croakers. Jennette’s: Blues and Spot. Outer Banks: Spot, Sea Mullet, Blues and Pompano. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Near shore boats brought home Spanish, Bluefin and Amberjacks. The inshore anglers brought back Flounder, Sea Mullet, Trout and Bluefish in their fish box. Offshore Boats Report: The rain has not slowed the offshore fleet. It was a big day for catching Dolphin. There were Yellowfin, Blackfin and a 169 # Big-eye. Pirates Cove “Country Girl” released a White Marlin, A Blue Marlin and a Sailfish for a grand slam. There were several Blue Marlin, White Marlin and a sailfish releases.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 8/4/14

Mon, August 4th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: The rain is getting in the way of my fishing report. Another day of showers. I have heard of a few scattered Spot and Croakers. We have a calm S wind and the water temp is 73 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported a few Trout, most throw backs and a few Croakers over the weekend. Overall slow. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Nothing yet! Nags Head: Blues, Spanish, Spot and Croaker. Caught a king and 34 in False Albacore Sunday. Jennette’s: Blues and Spot. Water temp is 71 degrees. Outer Banks: Sea Mullet, Spot and Pompano close to the beach. Water temp is 68 degrees. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: No news. Offshore Boats Report: Having to deal with the rain every day, the bluewater fleet are bringing in good catches of Yellowfin and Dolphin, some citation. There were 2 big-eye Tuna caught weighing in at 222 and 200 lbs. Plenty of Triggers, Sea Bass and Amberjack were also decked. There were 19 White Marlin and 2 Blue Marlin releases.

TW’s Daily fishing report. 8/3/14

Sun, August 3rd 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Hatteras Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: The weather is not helping. Fishing is overall slow. There were scattered bottom fish caught. Fishing was better down south. Hatteras beaches reported Sea Mullet, Flounder, Bluefish and Croakers. We will have showers today. Unfortunately, we are going to have summer showers all week. WE have calm SW. The water is calm & glassy. The Paddle boarders are out. I watched one out beside the Nags Head pier this morning. Really good. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported slow. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Slow. Nags Head: Few small Blues. Jennette’s: Spot, Croaker and Pinfish. Water temp is 63 degrees. Outer Banks: Croakers, Mullet and good run of Spot. Water temp is 66 degrees. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore caught Spanish and Blues. Inshore anglers caught Drum and Cobia. Offshore Boats Report: A few boats went offshore Saturday. A few gaffer Dolphin were caught and there were White and Blue Marlin releases. Pirates Cove reported a 180 lb Bluefin was caught on Friday.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 8/2/14

Sat, August 2nd 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Surf fishing was slow yesterday, due to rain and lack of fishermen. I might add you can catch fish in the rain. I know, I’ve done it. If you are not going to fish, visit TW’s and look at all the good stuff we have. We will have SW wind and showers for the next couple of days and the water temp will be in the 60’s. The water temp this morning is 63 and the SW wind is at 12 kts. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported slow. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Bluefish and decent size Spot. Nags Head: Spot and Bar Jacks. Caught nice King Mackerel late Friday. Jennette’s: Croaker, Spot, Sea Mullet and Sand Perch. Outer Banks: A good run of nice Spot, Croakers and Mullet. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore anglers brought in Spanish, Albacore, Bluefish, and Sea Mullet. Inshore returned with Puppy Drum, Gray Trout, Flounder and Bluefish. Offshore Boats Report: It was not the most pleasant day for fishing, but the bite was on anyway. Lots of flags were flying. Oregon inlet released 26 White Marlin and 4 Blue. There were Yellowfin, plenty of Dolphin and limits of Tilefish.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 8/1/14

Fri, August 1st 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Summertime fishing is overall slow along northern beaches. Scattered Blues, Spot and Sea Mullet. The wind is ENE at 13 and the water temp is 75 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported slow. A few Trout, Croakers and Spot. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Blues and Spot. Nags Head: Bunch of nice Spot. Jennette’s: Reported a 38 # and 22 # King Mackerel caught before 7 AM. Bluefish, Spot and Croaker. Outer Banks: Decent Spot, Sea Mullet and Blues. Water temp is 77 degrees. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Inshore boats hooked Spanish, Bluefish, Flounder and Sea Mullet. Inshore boats decked Trout, Amberjack and Cobia. Offshore Boats Report: Oregon Inlet released 23 White Marlin and 7 Blue Marlin on Thursday. The charters found the found the Yellowfins, caught plenty of Dolphin and had good catches of Tilefish.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 7/31/14

Thu, July 31st 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Surf fishermen north of the Inlet reported scattered Spot, Sea Mullet, Flounder and small Bluefish. A 50 in Drum was released on the Avon beach yesterday. Not something you usually hear of this time of the year. Twelve year old Kenny Crawford caught his second big fish this week. Yesterday he added 26.5 #, 47 in King Mackerel to the 27 in Cobia he caught earlier. (Picture). The pier jockeys are telling me they are spotting some big fish circling the end of the piers. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported slow again. A few small Trout and Croakers. The sound boaters report a good Drum and Trout day. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Blues, Sea Mullet and Spot. Nags Head: Spot, Blues and keeper Cobia Jennette’s: 34 in Cobia, Triggers, Spanish and Spot. Outer Banks: Spot, Sea Mullet and Pinfish. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The inlet boat caught Cobia, Amberjack, Trout, released some Rockfish and Red Drum. The Nearshore caught Bluefish and Flounder Offshore Boats Report: Billfish highlighted the action on Wednesday. Oregon Inlet released 23 White and 2 Blue Marlin. Pirates Cove released 15 White Marlin. There were plenty of Dolphin, scattered Yellowfin and Wahoo. Wreck fishing boats caught Tilefish and Sea Bass

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 7/30/14

Wed, July 30th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Sea mullet, Spot and Croakers. We have N winds at 9 and the water temp is 76 degrees. The water is crystal clear to the sand. Another perfect day on the Outer Banks. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported small Black Drum, throwback Trout and Croakers. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Bluefish and Spot. Nags Head: Spot, Croakers and Bluefish. Jennette’s: Bluefish, Gray Trout and Spot. Outer Banks: Spot. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Near shore fleet caught a variety. They filled their boxes with Bluefish, Spanish, Albacore and Cobia. Inshore anglers caught Trout, Drum, Cobia and bottom fish. Offshore Boats Report: Good size Tuna and scattered Dolphin was decked by the offshore fleet. One Big-eye Tuna weighed in at 129 lbs. Pirates Cove fleet released 21 White Marlin and Pirates Cove released 7. A good Billfish day. Wreck fishing brought in plenty of Sea Bass and Tilefish.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 7/29/14

Tue, July 29th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report:. Winds were a hindrance for the surf fishermen yesterday also and little action was reported. There were a few bottom fish scattered on all the beaches. The wind is NE at 12 today and the water temp is averaging 74 degrees at the piers. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported overall slow. Bottom fish and small Trout. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Blues, spot, Triggers and Cobia spottings around the pier. Nags Head: Spot, Croaker, Triggers and Blues. Jennette’s: Small Cobia & a few Spot. Water temp is 74 degrees. Outer Banks: Spot, Bluefish and Croakers. 75 degrees. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The trolling boats caught Blues and Spanish nearshore. Open boats caught Cobia, Red Drum and Trout. Offshore Boats Report: Strong winds kept the boats at the docks yesterday.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 7/28/14

Mon, July 28th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Surf fishing is slow. Scattered Sea Mullet and Spot. The wind is SW at 16. The water temp is 61 degrees and the water is flat. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Croaker, Spot and small Trout. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Spot and Bluefish. Nags Head: Spot, Bluefish and Croaker. Jennette’s: Bluefish and Spot. Outer Banks: Spot, Bluefish, Croaker and a few Mullet. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore boats brought Bluefish, False Albacore, Amberjack and Dolphin back to the docks. Nearshore are catching Trout, Drum and Cobia. Offshore Boats Report: The fleet caught their limits of Yellowfin ranging in weight from 60 to 80 lbs. There were Dolphin, Wahoo caught. Plus billfish releases.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 7/27/19

Sun, July 27th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: A few Sea mullet and Spot north of the Inlet. The water was beautiful yesterday and I expected to hear more news. Where is everyone? Let me know what’s happening. I do know Archie caught his 25.5 # King from Jennette’s pier. He was pin rigging with a live bunker. The wind is SW is at 10 kts and the water temp is 75 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Trout, a few keepers, Croaker, Spot and Flounder. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: 2 keeper Flounder, a Spanish and small Cobia. Nags Head: Slow. Croakers and Blues. Jennette’s: Blues, Spot and Sheepshead. Outer Banks: Small Spot and small Pompano. All piers are slow. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Good catches of Puppy Drum, Flounder, Speckle Trout and Sea Mullet were caught inshore. Nearshore caught Albacore and Bluefish. Offshore Boats Report: Plenty of Yellowfin, Wahoo and Dolphin. There were Billfish releases. Pirates Cove Marina could claim 41 Billfish releases. It’s an exciting time of the year for sport fishing.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 7/26/14

Sat, July 26th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Surf fishing anglers are catching Spot, Sea Mullet and Croaker. 12 yr old Jacob Garner caught an 18 in Drum in KDH using artificial Bait. (Picture). WE have E wind at 4 and the water temp is 77 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported small Trout, Flounder, Croaker and Black Drum. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Few Blues and one Spanish. Nags Head: Spanish, Blues and Spot. Jennette’s: Blues, Spanish, Triggers and a 22 lb King Mackerel. Outer Banks: Mullet, Spot and Blues. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Inshore anglers caught Cobia, Flounder, Trout, and Sea Mullet. Nearshore boats brought in Amberjack and Bluefish. Offshore Boats Report: It was a big Marlin day for the fleet. Many citations were issued. There were plenty of Yellowfin, some Blackfin and more than enough Dophin to keep everyone happy.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 7/25/14

Fri, July 25th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Surf fishing was slow yesterday. Bottom fish on all the beaches. The wind is N at 18 this morning, NE later in the day. The water is choppy. Water temp is 75 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Trout, Flounder, Spot and Croaker. Boaters are catching good numbers of Trout in the sound. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Blues, Spot, Croaker and Spanish. Nags Head: Slow. Jennette’s: A good run of Spot and Bluefish. Water temp is 72. Outer Banks: Spot. Water temp is 75 degrees. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore trollers caught Spanish and Bluefish. Wreck fishing had plenty of Sea Bass and Tilefish. Inshore also caught Spanish and Cobia. Offshore Boats Report: The storms did not deter the bluewater fleet from catching plenty of meatfish. There were catches of Yellowfin, Dolphin and Wahoo. Also Billfish releases.

TW’s Daly Fishing Report. 7/24/14

Thu, July 24th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Scattered Sea Mullet, Croaker and Spot. The beaches to the south of us added Pompano to the mix and Buxton beach added Spanish. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Croakers. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Spot. Nags Head: Blues, Sea Mullet and Spot. Jennette’s: Bluefish. Outer Banks: Sea Mullet and Spot. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Inshore anglers caught Puppy Drum, Flounder, Ribbon fish, Cobia and Sharks. It was a good day for the nearshore fleet also. They caught Cobia, Albacore, Bluefish, Amberjack, some Dolphin and limits of Tilefish. The head boat caught Flounder, Sea Mullet, Gray Trout, Bluefish, and plenty of Spot and Croakers. Offshore Boats Report: It was a great day for the offshore fleet. Plenty of Yellowfin and Dolphin, Blackfin Tuna, one big Wahoo, and Big-eye Tuna ranging from 161 lb to 238 lb. That’s big Tuna. A good many White Marlin and Blue Marlin releases and 1 Sailfish.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 7/23/14

Wed, July 23rd 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Hatteras Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Surf fishermen are catching small Croakers, Sea Mullet and small Bluefish. An occasional Drum as did Graham Hobbs fishing in South Nags Head using cut mullet for bait. (Picture). South of the inlet have the same catch with Pompano and Flounder added. The wind is NW at 7 and the water temp is 73 degrees. We have a flat ocean this morning. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Bluefish, Croaker and Black Drum. Remember, we have a new regulation on Black Drum this year. Black Drum- 14-24in 10/day. One Back Drum per person per day over 25” TL allowed. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Bluefish and small Cobia. Nags Head: Blues, Spanish, Spot and Trout. Jennette’s: Bluefish, Spot and Flounder. Water temp is 75 degrees. Outer Banks: Bluefish, Spot and Flounder, one 17 in. Water temp is 74 degrees. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore anglers had a great fishing day on Tuesday. Amberjack, Spanish, Bluefish, Sea Mullet and Drum were caught. Pirates Cove Marina reported 7 citation Drum. The inshore boats brought in Trout, Sea Mullet and Striper releases. Offshore Boats Report: Bluewater fleet brought in plenty of Dolphin, Yellowfin and Tilefish. There were a good number of White and Blue Marlin releases.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 7/22/14

Tue, July 22nd 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: It’s overcast again today. Fishing is slow on the beaches north of the inlet. I got a message from Derrick King fishing the Corolla area. They are catching small Blues, throwback Flounder and Spot. Same everywhere. Down south anglers are beaching Sea Mullet, Spanish, Croakers, Spot and Blues The wind is E at 11 and the water temp is 73 degrees. Water is choppy. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Croaker, no keeper Trout and Flounder Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: basically slow. Spanish, Bluefish and Sea Mullet. Nags Head: Blues and Spanish. Jennette’s: A small Cobia, 2 Ribbon fish, Bluefish and Sand Perch. Outer Banks: Bluefish, Spot and lots of Rays. Ugg! Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Inshore boats are catching Drum and Specks. Nearshore Gray Trout, Spot, Sea Mullet and plenty of Spanish and Bluefish. Offshore Boats Report: It was a day for sport fishing. A total of 45 White and 7 Blue Marlin were released by Pirates Cove and Oregon Inlets offshore fleet. They also brought in Wahoo, Dolphin Yellowfin and Tilefish.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 7/21/14

Mon, July 21st 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Bottom fish, small Bluefish north of Oregon Inlet. On the south side, Sea Mullet, Pompano and Bluefish. Winds are E at 9 and the water temp is 75 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported slow, a few throw back Trout, some Croaker and Spot. Sound fishing has been good for the boaters all weekend. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Few Bluefish. Nags Head: Slow. Jennette’s: Bluefish. Slow. Water temp is 74 degrees. Outer Banks: Slow. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Great catches of Spanish. There were Flounder, Sea Mullet, Croaker and Bluefish in the inlet. Offshore Boats Report: The offshore fleet caught limits of Tilefish, Wahoo, Dolphins and Gaffers, plenty of Yellowfin and a massive 205 lb Big-eye. Pirates Cove released 19 White Marlin.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 7/20/14

Sun, July 20th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Yesterday started a little slow but there were fish caught. A few Spot, Croaker, Sea Mullet and small Bluefish. There was a 59 lb Cobia caught in Rodanthe. The wind is NW at 8 and the water temp is 73 degrees. Clear water. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported a few Trout, Croakers and Spot. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Spot, Sea Mullet, Spanish, Blues and a Puppy Drum. Nags Head: Blues and Spot. Jennette’s: Spot, Bluefish and Spanish. Outer Banks: Spot, Sea Mullet and Blues. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore fleet had a variety of fish. They had a good day catching Spot, Sea Mullet, Bluefish, Croaker and Trout. Offshore Boats Report: Despite the rain the fleet still had a good bite. Plenty of Dolphin, some Yellowfin, (a 226 lb Tuna) a Blue Marlin release and several White releases.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 7/19/14

Sat, July 19th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Fishing was slow yesterday. A few bottom fish and small Blues. It was also slow on the south beaches. A few Sea Mullet, Bluefish, Croaker and Spot were caught. We have NE winds this morning at 20. The water temp is 73 degrees. We have morning rain and rough water. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported slow. Pier Fishing Report: There are some diehard pier fishermen on the piers this morning. A few Bluefish have been caught. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Inshore boats caught Flounder, Blues and Spanish. Nearshore anglers decked Amberjack, Spanish and Blues. Offshore Boats Report: The Bluewater charters brought plenty of Yellowfin and Dolphin back to the docks. Wreck fishing produced nice catches of Tilefish and Sea Bass. There were also White Marlin releases.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 7/18/14

Fri, July 18th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: The south beaches caught a variety yesterday. Buxton and the Frisco beaches reported Spot, Bluefish, Pompano, Sea Mullet, Drum and Flounder. Hatteras caught some Puppy Drum. The northern beaches, a few Sea Mullet, Croaker and Spot. The wind is NE at 15 and the water temp is 72 degrees. Water is grassy in South Nags Head. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported slow this morning. A few Croakers and Spot. Sound boaters had a good day yesterday catching lots of Trout, Drum and Striper releases Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Croakers. Nags Head: Sea Mullet. Temp is 73 degrees. Jennette’s: Bluefish, Spot and Sea Mullet. Water temp 71 degrees. Outer Banks: Spot and Croaker. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The inlet anglers caught a good number of Trout, some Flounder, Sea Mullet and released Stripers. The nearshore boats decked Albacore, Amberjack, Spanish, Bluefish, Sea Mullet and Sea Bass. Miss Oregon Inlet head boat caught plenty of Flounder, Croaker, Trout, Pigfish and Bluefish. They certainly have bragging rights. Offshore Boats Report: Our offshore boat brought back to the docks Yellowfin, Tilefish, Wahoo, Sea Bass and released White Marlin.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 7/17/14

Thu, July 17th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: North and South caught bottom fish yesterday. The wind switched last night and the water has cleared. Fishing should pick up considerably today. The wind is N at 8. The temp is 66 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Trout, Stripers, Croakers and caught keeper Flounder Wednesday. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Bluefish and small Spot. Nags Head: Blues, Spot and Croaker. Jennette’s: Croaker, Spot and Sea Mullet. Outer Banks: Blues and a good run of Spot early morning. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Despite the early morning rain, nearshore boaters caught Spanish, Bluefish, Spot, Trout and Croakers. The insure anglers decked Trout and released Rockfish. Miss Oregon Inlet caught their usual Flounders, Sea Mullet and Croakers. Offshore Boats Report: Oregon Inlet braved the high seas and morning lighting and caught some nice Yellowfin and Dolphin.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 7/16/14

Wed, July 16th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Bottom fish north of the inlet. It was slow also for the south beaches. They had bottom fish with some Spanish added in the Buxton area. This is exciting. At 7; 45 on Tuesday, Mike Walworth caught a Red Drum, estimated at 30+lbs and 40+ inches. He was using 7' rod. 12 lbs test. 20lb fluorocarbon river rig. No. 2 hooks. Cut frozen finger mullet bought from TWs. 20 min to land. He was fishing the Corolla Light beaches. Glad to get such exciting news from Mike. Nothing like the sport of catching a whopper fish with a small rod. The wind is SW at 13 and the water temp is 58 degrees. Grassy water. The wind is going to come around N tomorrow. Will be better fishing. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Trout and a few striper releases this morning. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Small Mullet, small Croaker and small Spot. Nags Head: Blues and Spot. Water temp 60. Jennette’s: Bluefish and Sea Mullet. Water temp 62 degrees. Outer Banks: Spot and Croakers. Water temp 65 degrees. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore boats caught a good number of Bluefish, Drum, Sea Mullet, Trout, Croakers and Flounder. The head boat caught good amount of bottom fish. Offshore Boats Report: Plenty of Dolphin and Yellowfin. Not many boats out, but still brought in the meat fish. One citation Sailfish was released.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 7/15/14

Tue, July 15th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Scattered Flounder, Sea Mullet and Croakers on the north beaches. On the south beaches it was slower than usual, but far south Hatteras reported good fishing catching Drum, Mullet, Pompano, Flounder and Bluefish. The wind is SSW at 11 kts. The water temp is 58 degrees. The water is flat and cold. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported small Trout and small bottom fish. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: A few Sea Mullet, Spot and Bluefish. Nags Head: Blues, Spot and Croakers. Jennette’s: Small Sea Mullet and small Bluefish. Outer Banks: Plenty of Spot and some Croakers. Water temp is 61 degrees. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore boats had spectacular fishing on Monday. A mix catch of Bluefish, Amberjack, Cobia, Bonita and Spanish. Offshore Boats Report: Gulfstream charters filled their boxes with Dolphin and a few Yellowfin. A 182 lb Tuna was reported and also a 400 # Blue Marlin.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 7/14/14

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TW’s Daily fishing Report. 7/14/14

Mon, July 14th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Sea mullet and Spot on the north beaches. On the other side of the inlet, Sea Mullet Pompano and ramp 44 had Spanish in the evening. The wind is SW at 11 and the water temp is 68 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported good Trout fishing all weekend with Croaker and Spot. The boat anglers fishing the sound are also decking a lot of Trout. The Oregon Inlet catwalk anglers are catching Sheepshead. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Spot. Nags Head: Croakers, Spot and Bluefish. Jennette’s: Blues, Sea Mullet and Blues. Outer Banks: Spot, Croakers, few Bluefish. All piers are slow this morning. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore fleets brought in loads of Bluefish and Spanish. The inlet produced good Trout fishing, some Bluefish and some Striper releases. Offshore Boats Report: It was a great Dolphin bite with everyone catching their limits. Good numbers of Yellowfin and Tilefish were also caught. Marlin releases added up to, 6 whites, 3 Blues and one Sailfish.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 7/13/14

Sun, July 13th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Surf fishing was slow yesterday. I predicted good Bluefish catches, but it did not happen. So what do I know? A few Sea Mullet were caught. South of the inlet there were Sea Mullet and Pompano. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported a few small Trout, slow Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Blues and Triggers. Nags Head: Blues, Spanish and Blues. Jennette’s: Bluefish, Sea Mullet and Spot. Outer Banks: Blues, Spanish, Spot and a 23 in Drum. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore boats had a crackerjack day catching Cobia, big Red Drum, Spanish Mackerel and Amberjack. Some of the boats caught Dolphin. Miss Oregon Inlet caught Sea Mullet, Flounder, Spots and Croaker. Offshore Boats Report: Offshore boats had a nice Dolphin catch and Yellowfin Tuna. And Wahoo fishing was outstanding with citations caught. There were a few Sea Bass and Tilefish also caught.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 7/12/14

Sat, July 12th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Sea Mullet, Croakers and Spot. South of the inlet, the same with some Bluefish and Drum added. There was a 50 lb Cobia beached in Hatteras. The wind is N at 6 and the water temp is 71 degrees. Pretty day on this sand bar. Waters perfect for good Blues fishing. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported good fishing this morning. Bridge anglers are catching nice Trout in the 20 in range, Drum, Croakers, Spot and Flounder. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Double header Spot. Nags Head: Croakers and Bluefish. Jennette’s: Sea Mullet, Spot, Croaker and Bluefish. Outer Banks: Spot. Really pretty Sea Mullet, Bluefish water this morning. Just waiting for them to start biting. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The inshore boats decked lots of Puppy Drum. There were Trout, Croaker and throwback Stripers caught from the inlet boats. Nearshore had plenty of Bluefish and Ribbon fish. Miss Oregon Inlet caught Sea Mullet, Gray Trout, Flounder and Croaker. Offshore Boats Report: Limits of Dolphin and plenty of Yellowfin. There were Wahoo caught and Blue and White Marlin releases.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 7/11/14

Fri, July 11th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Fishing was slow yesterday. A few Sea Mullet and Spot scattered. The wind is ESE at 7. The water is calm, clear and the temp is 63 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported good Trout bite all week with Croaker, Spot and Flounder thrown in the mix. Drum and Trout fishing remain good in the sound for the boaters. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Blues and Spot. Nags Head: Croakers and Flounder. Jennette’s: Blues, Spot and Skate. Outer Banks: Blues and Croakers. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Bluefish are plentiful for the trollers. There were Rockfish releases in the inlet. Offshore Boats Report: The Bluewater Dolphin bite is great and the Yellowfin are still hanging around. Wreck fishing is good with plenty of Tilefish and Sea Bass. A Blue Marlin, a White and a Sailfish were released.

TW’s Daily fishing Report, 7/10/14

Thu, July 10th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: TW’s John Newbold reported a good Drum bite at ramp 4, plus Sea Mullet. There are scattered Bluefish and Spot. South of the bridge, surf fishermen beached some Spot, Bluefish, Sea Mullet and Drum. The wind is SW this morning at 11 and the water temp is 63 degrees. We have had SW winds for several days I am ready for a switch so the water will get back to a summer temperatures. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Trout and bottom fish. Had a few nice Trout yesterday. One was 21 inches. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Spot and Mullet. Nags Head: Blues, Spanish, Spot and Croaker. Jennette’s: Sea Mullet and Croaker. Outer Banks: A few bluefish, Croaker and Spot. 68 degrees. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The inshore boats caught Puppy Drum, Trout and big Cobia. The nearshore anglers had another good day catching Spanish and Blues. Offshore Boats Report: The boats had to stay at the docks yesterday. Strong SW wind. They should get out today.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report, 7/09/14

Wed, July 9th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Pretty morning here on the Outer Banks. Winds out of the SSW at 15 plus. I believe it’s going to be a little humid, to say the least. Water is chilly with temps yesterday in the low 60s. One little dip and you’ll be cool for hours. Fishing from the Inlet north included catches of spot, croaker and sea mullet. Water is a little cloudy due to the strong west winds. Surf anglers south of the Inlet to Hatteras also caught some blues, pompano and flounder. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway is bring in some small speckled trout with a few keepers. Sound charters and head boats are pulling in a few speckled trout, puppy drum and occasional flounder. Head boats with croaker, spot, sea mullet and pigfish. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Blues, spot and croaker. Water temp is 72. Nags Head: Triggers and flounder. Water temp is 66. Jennette’s: Spot, sand perch and flounder. Water temp is 67. Outer Banks: Spot and Spanish. Water temp is 68 . Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The nearshore boats are still enjoying the blues and Spanish, thank goodness for them! The inshore gang is hooking up some speckled trout, few puppy drum and some bottom fish. Offshore Boats Report: Ocean was pretty rough yesterday but the charters and private boats that ventured out to the Deep Blue Sea caught some dolphin, yellowfin tuna and a nice wahoo. (One weighing 85 lbs out of Pirates Cove). Now that’s gonna be some good eating!

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 7/7/14

Mon, July 7th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: North of Oregon Inlet there were Puppy Drum, Sea Mullet and Spot. South of the bridge there were Drum, Sea Mullet, Pompano and Sheepshead. Brandon Carmichael caught a nice 23 ½ in Drum from OBX Pier. Nicholas Adams and family are fairly new to fishing on the Outer Banks. Nicholas caught his first saltwater fish. The wind is SW at 12 and the water temp is 66 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported keeper Trout, Croaker and Spot. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Spanish, Mullet and lots of Blues and Spot. Nags Head: Plenty of Blues and Spanish. Jennette’s: Bluefish, Spot, Spanish and Pigfish. Outer Banks: Spanish, Blues, Spot and Croakers. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Inshore boats are catching limits of Drum and Trout. The nearshore anglers are having great Blues and Spanish fishing. Offshore Boats Report: Arthur is gone and the Bluewater charters made it out yesterday. They brought in Wahoo, Yellowfin, Tilefish and plenty of Dolphin. There was also a Sailfish release.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 7/6/14

Sun, July 6th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

In Summary: It is Spanish Mackerel season. The action is good from the piers and also trolling boats. The IGFA world record is a 13-pounder caught off Ocracoke in 1987. The water is clear and 76 degrees. That is the reason Spanish are biting. Spanish are warm water fish and they are found in clear water. Boats trolling near the shore can catch the strong top water swimmers. Surf fishermen can catch them on small lures and bucktails. The fishermen on the end of the piers are using gotcha plugs. They are early morning and late afternoon fish. The minimum length is 12 in FL. Fork length is measured from tip of snout to middle of fork in tail. Bag limits 15/day Surf Fishing Report: There were scattered Bluefish and Sea Mullet on the south beaches. I have only heard of a few pompano and Bluefish from the north beaches. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported a few Trout. Water really grassy. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Blues, Spot and Spanish. Nags Head: Jack Caravele, Blues and Spanish. Jennette’s: Bluefish and Spanish. Outer Banks: Good run of Blues, Pinfish and Croaker. Water temp is 76 degrees and pretty. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: A few boats fished inshore and brought in limits of Puppy Drum. Offshore Boats Report: The offshore fleet could not make it off shore on Saturday. All boats are sailing today.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 7/5/14

Sat, July 5th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

It is a beautiful day on the Outer Banks. Too early to have a lot fishing news after Arthur. There are few people on the piers. The only pier news, Avalon caught a 25 in Drum on a cut Spot. The water is rough and ugly. The little Bridge has bad grass. The wind is NE and water temp is back up to 73 degrees. Matt Angier caught a nice 23 in Trout using a rattle trap. This was before the storm. I have an interesting picture from Denny Reed. A water spout at MP 22 in Corolla’s 4x4 areas. Also Denny has been catching lots of Croaker and some nice Sea Mullet. Click on pictures to enlarge.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 7/4/14

Fri, July 4th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Arthurs on the way out. Too early to know what the damage might be. We do know fishing is usually good after a storm. In the meantime, visit the store and talk about fishing. The guys in TW’s are so knowledgeable and all ways there to help. Stay out of the water today!

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 7/3/14

Thu, July 3rd 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Nice Sea Mullet at Ramp 4. Croakers and Spot scattered on the north beaches. On the south beaches on the other side of the bridge anglers are catching Sea Mullet, Pompano and Flounder. Everyone is bracing for Arthur this morning. The piers have a lot of work to get ready. So many chairs, umbrellas, pier cams and lights. Arthur should make landfall late Thursday night and early Friday. It is a category one storm. The wind is SW at 11 and the water temp is 57 degrees. It is amazing how fast the water temp can drop on SW winds. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Spot, Trout, Croaker and Stripers. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Mullet, Croaker and some nice Spot. Nags Head: Slow. Jennette’s: Skates. Outer Banks: Skates, Spot and Croaker. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore troller’s caught plenty of Bluefish and Spanish. Inshore boaters reported Puppy Drum. Offshore Boats Report: The bluewater charters filled their boxes again with Dolphin. Every day is a good Dolphin day. A few Yellowfin were caught plus Big-eyes and Wahoo. Sailfish, White and Blue Marlin releases.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 7/1/14

Tue, July 1st 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Scattered Sea mullet, Flounder and Bluefish north of the inlet. South of the bridge reported Bluefish, Sea Mullet, Pompano and Spanish. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported plenty of small Spot, Croaker and throwback Trout. Sound boaters are catching small Trout and Croakers. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Big Puppy Dum bite as we speak. (8:45 am). Spot and Mullet. Nags Head: Mullet, Blues, Spanish and Flounder. Jennette’s: Bluefish and Spanish. Outer Banks: Blues, Flounder, Spot and Spanish.` Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Big day for Sea Mullet. Also Blues and Flounder were caught. Offshore Boats Report: Dolphin fishing has never been better. All Boats catching their limits. Some Tuna were caught and there were White Marlin releases.

Tw’s Daily Fishing Report. 6/30/14

Mon, June 30th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: North of Oregon Inlet, the fishing was fair. There were Sea Mullet, Blues and Drum caught. There were plenty of Sea Mullet south of the Bridge. I am looking for pictures this morning. Where is everyone??? Send to info@twstackle.com. It is located on the bottom front page of our web site. We have a NE light wind with 77 degree water temp. The wind is going to switch S later. The surfers are out this morning. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported small Trout, Spot, Croakers and Flounder. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Spanish, Blues and a citation Sea Mullet. Nags Head: Sea Mullet, Blues and Spot. Jennette’s: Spanish, Bluefish, small Flounder, Pigfish and Spot. Outer Banks: Spanish, Blues, small Flounder and Sea Mullet. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The inlet catches were Spanish and Bluefish. Plenty Croakers, small Trout and some Drum in the sound. Offshore Boats Report: Despite the rough water, offshore fleet had good fishing on Sunday. They had Blue Marlin, White Marlin and a Sailfish release. There were Yellowfin, limits of Dolphin and citation size Wahoo,

TW’s Daily Fishing Report, 6/27/14

Fri, June 27th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Stormy this morning with a big chance of sunshine! Ocean is calm and beautiful with winds out of the ENE at 5-10. Water temp is back up and the fish are happy! Get your weekend started early and go fishing. Northern beaches to Corolla anglers are catching some Spanish and blues on small spoons, sea mullet, couple of puppy drum and black drum. South of the Inlet to Hatteras where water temp is a bit warmer, surf fisherman are hooking up some pompano, (one weighting 2.8 lbs), sea mullet, puppy drum, Spanish and blues. Oregon Inlet reports include puppy drum, sea mullet, Spanish, blues and spot. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway is bring in some small speckled trout with a few keepers. Sound charters and head boats are catching some nice speckled trout, puppy drum and small flounder. Head boats with croaker, spot, sea mullet and pigfish. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Blues, spot and croaker. Water temp is 72. Nags Head: Triggers and flounder. Water temp is 66. Jennette’s: Spot, sand perch and flounder. Water temp is 67. Outer Banks: Spot and Spanish. Water temp is 68 . Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The inshore boats got to crank on some Big drum yesterday. That’s always exciting! Also great catches of Spanish, blues, few cobia and trigger fish. The nearshore crew had good action with amberjack and albacore. Offshore Boats Report: Mahi mania! Great dolphin fishing with some yellowfin, huge bigeyes, (148lb, 184lb and 185lb), few wahoo and billfish releases. Hatteras Inlet fleet catching lots of dolphin, 150 lb shark, triggers, sailfish releases and the “Brothers Pride” caught a 664lb blue marlin!

TW’s Daily Fishing Report, 6/26/14

Thu, June 26th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Let the sun shine and the fish bite! Pretty Thursday morning with winds out of the west at 10 hopefully shifting to the NE later today. Water temps dropped almost 10 degrees since yesterday. No worries, SKATE love cold water. Haha. Northern beaches to Corolla anglers are catching black drum, small sharks, sea mullet and skate. South of the Inlet to Hatteras, beach fishermen bringing in some flounder, croaker, spot, sea mullet, blues, Spanish, puppy drum and pompano. Oregon Inlet reports include an occasional puppy drum, some sea mullet, croaker, spot and small flounder. Few catch and release stripers around the bridge. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway is bring in some croakers, pigfish, and small speckled trout. Never know when that 14 inch baby will swim by so got to keep trying! Sound charters and head boats are bring is a mix of speckled trout, spot, croaker, few puppy drum and pigfish. Maybe even a small flounder or two! Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Croaker, spot, flounder and SKATE. Water temp is 63. Nags Head: Blues, Spanish, spot and croaker. Water temp is 65. Jennette’s: Spot and SKATE. Water temp is 62. Outer Banks: Spot, sea mullet and croaker. Water temp is 62 . Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The inshore gang is catching some speckled trout, sound stripers (catch and release), and a few puppy drum. The nearshore fleet were working the blues and Spanish yesterday with some amberjack and small dolphin. Offshore Boats Report: If you haven’t seen a dophin LIGHT UP, then you need to go catch one. The color is amazing. Offshore anglers brought in several dolphin, some gaffers, yellowfin, wahoo, and lots of billfish releases from sails to blues. Hatteras Inlet fleet catching lots of dolphin, some amberjack and bottom fish.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report, 6/25/14

Wed, June 25th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Sunny today with a side of humidity. Winds out of the SSW at 10-15. Great day for a little surf fishing and ocean dipping. Water temp is still in the 70’s so enjoy! Northern beaches to Corolla anglers are catching some spot, sea mullet, blues and a few black drum. South of the Inlet to Hatteras were reports of Spanish, blues, flounder, sea mullet, pompano and a few puppy drum. Oregon Inlet fisherman are hookin up some sea mullet, few blues and Spanish, couple of small flounder and a puppy drum or two. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway is catching some small speckled trout, spot and croaker. Sound charters and head boats reported some trout, stripers, flounder and puppy drum. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Spanish and sea mullet. Water temp is 67. Nags Head: Puppy drum, Spot, Spanish, Blues and trout. Water temp is 75. Jennette’s: Spanish and blues with a couple of spot. Water temp is 76. Outer Banks: Sea mullet, croaker, Spanish, blues and a 16in flounder. Water temp is 74. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The nearshore fleet is still having fun with the blues and Spanish with an occasional amberjack or bottom fish. No Cobia reports.  The inshore fleet is picking up some puppy drum, speckled trout and small flounder. Further south there were reports of some big drum in the inlet and sound. Offshore Boats Report: 717.5 Blue Marlin was caught by the Carly A yesterday! Awesome job! Several offshore boats hooked blues, whites and sails. The yellowfin tuna fishing was good with one weighing in at 88 lbs. That’s a big boy! The dolphin rounded out the offshore experience with a few bonus gaffers. Hatteras Inlet fleet caught and released several billfish and brought home some nice yellowfin and dolphin.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report, 6/24/14

Tue, June 24th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Birds are chirping and the fish are biting this pretty Tuesday morning. Winds are out of the east at 10. Water temp is heavenly in the upper 70’s. Northern beaches to Corolla are reporting some Spanish and blues on small spoons, sea mullet, spot and a few black drum. South of the Inlet to Hatteras there were reports of pompano, Spanish, small blues and flounder, some sea mullet, spot, and black drum. Oregon Inlet fisherman are still bringing in some nice sheepshead around bridge with blues, Spanish, small flounder, sea mullet and spot from the beach. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway is catching some small speckled trout, spot and croaker. Sound charters and head boats are catching a SOUND variety with croaker, spot, sea mullet, trout and pinfish being part of the mix. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Spot and blues. Water temp is 77. Nags Head: Spot, Spanish, Blues and some nice puppy drum. One was caught with a tag! Water temp is 77. Jennette’s: Spanish, blues, spot and a keeper speckled trout. Water temp is 76. Outer Banks: Spanish, blues, spade, sea mullet and some croaker. Water temp is 77. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Did I mention yet that the Spanish and blues fishing had been awesome, well it has been! Cobia fishing has slowed quite a bit. The inshore fleet is picking up some puppy drum, speckled trout and small flounder. Offshore Boats Report: Looks like the yellowfin tuna, dolphin and gaffers keep jumping in the boats while the billfish are dancing all around them! Blues, whites and sailfish releases yesterday. Hatteras Inlet fleet catching nice yellowfin (one was 71 lbs), dolphin and a 40 lb waHOO with lots of white marlin releases. Wreck trip brought in some big triggers.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report, 6/23/14

Mon, June 23rd 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Thanks to all our great customers and staff for making TW’s Tent sale a huge Success. Also thanks to the manufacturers reps for Penn, Pure Fishing and Calcutta for sharing their time and product knowledge! Surf Fishing Report: Gorgeous sunny morning after an overcast weekend. Winds out of the NE at 15. Ocean is beautiful! Good catches of Spanish and blues. Northern beaches to Corolla anglers are continuing to enjoy hooking up some Spanish, sea mullet, blues, few puppy drum and spot. South of the Inlet good reports of pompano (some citation size), sea mullet, Spanish, flounder and blues. Oregon Inlet fisherman bringing in some nice sheepshead around bridge, and puppy drum and flounder from beach. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported a few keeper trout and flounder, some smaller ones too, also some spot and croaker. Sound charters and head boats are catching a nice mix of various sized trout, puppy drum, spot, croaker, black drum and a few flounder. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Spot and blues. Water temp is 77. Nags Head: Blues, Spanish, spot and flounder. Water temp is 72. Jennette’s: Spot, Spade, Spanish and triggers. Water temp is 76. Outer Banks: Croaker, blues, Spanish and spade. Water temp is 76. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Great Spanish and blues on the nearshore boats with a few cobia and amberjack. The inshore fleet is having a great time with some puppy drum, occasional Big drum, Spanish and blues. Offshore Boats Report: Bigeye tuna is back on the menu with 3 caught yesterday weighing 100 to 170 lbs. Also the yellowfin and dolphin fishing is still amazing. A couple of charters reported good wahoo fishing with some white and blue marlin releases. Hatteras Inlet fleet catching some yellowfin, dolphin and billfish releases. Wreck trip brought in some nice Gray tilefish.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report, 6/22/14

Sun, June 22nd 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Sorry no fishing reports for the last 2 days but I, (Robin) was working our tent sale. Today’s the last day so come on down to the Nags Head Store and check out the SALE. Surf Fishing Report: A little overcast this am but fishing has been great the last 2 days. Beautiful warm, clear ocean with winds out of the NE at 10. Spanish and blues fishing great! Northern beaches to Corolla anglers catching some sea mullet, croaker, few flounder with blues and Spanish on small spoons. South of the Inlet good reports of sea mullet, Spanish, flounder, black drum, croaker and pompano. Oregon Inlet fisherman bringing in some Spanish, blues sea mullet and a few flounder. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported some nice catches of small speckled trout, pinfish, croaker and a few spot. Sound charters and head boats are catching sea mullet, spot, croaker, few puppy drum and some specks. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Spanish and spot. TWO mahi caught yesterday! Water temp is 78. Nags Head: Spanish, blues, spot and flounder. EIGHT mahi caught yesterday! Water temp is 76. Jennette’s: Spade, croaker, spot and triggers. Water temp is 78. Outer Banks: Spanish and spot. FOUR mahi caught yesterday! Water temp is 74. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The cobia, mahi, Spanish and amberjack have given the nearshore boats LOTS of action. Inshore fleet is having fun with puppy drum and Spanish. Offshore Boats Report: The gulfstream gang is pulling in some nice yellowfin tuna, dolphin and gaffers. Couple of lucky boats release some sailfish, whites and a blue marlin. Hatteras Inlet charter boats still having good catches of dolphin, blackfin and some billfish releases.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report, 6/19/14

Thu, June 19th 2014 - Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

HUGE TENT SALE STARTS TOMORROW, FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY! JUNE 20-22, FROM 9-5. NAGS HEAD STORE. Surf Fishing Report: Another sunny beautiful morning with winds out of the W at 10-15. Water temp has dropped a bit due to predominate west wind in the last couple of days. Northern beaches to Corolla anglers having fun with some sea mullet, spot, puppy drum, black drum and sharks. South of the Inlet good reports of sea mullet, flounder, puppy drum, spot and pompano. Oregon Inlet fisherman bringing in some puppy drum and sea mullet. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported some nice catches of small speckled trout, pinfish, croaker and a few spot. Sound charters and head boats are catching sea mullet, spot, croaker, few puppy drum and some specks. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Sea mullet, spot and blues. Water temp is 68. Nags Head: Blues. Water temp is 72. Jennette’s: Sea mullet, spot, skate and pigfish. Water temp is 64. Outer Banks: Few sea mullet. Yesterday children in the Youth Fishing Tournament caught lots of puppy drum on Sting Silver’s. Kids had a blast!!! Water temp is 66. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The Spanish and blues action is still going strong on the Nearshore boats with a couple of bonus albacore. The inshore crew are sighting some cobia and bringing in a few plus some speckled trout and one Big drum (released). Good cobia fishing south. Offshore Boats Report: Yellowfin tuna is still the offshore HIT, with great action and boats full of fish. Also nice mix of dolphin, a few wahoo, and some billfish releases. Hatteras Inlet charter boats with limits of dolphin, good blackfin tuna, white and sailfish releases.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report, 6/17/14

Tue, June 17th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Smoking Hot today! Weather especially but hopefully fishing too. West wind at 15 with temps into the 90’s. North beaches to Corolla are still having a blast with big black drum, puppy drum, big sea mullet and spot. South of the Inlet surf anglers are pulling in some pompano, sea mullet, croakers, flounder, spot and a cobia landed from the beach in Hatteras! Oregon Inlet fisherman reported good blues, sea mullet, croaker and some flounder. Oregon Inlet bridge is still holding some huge sheepshead. Several citations weighed in. Sunscreen and water is a must today! You don’t want to look like fried flounder belly. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported some small speckled trout. Sound charters and head boats are still bring in some nice croaker, spot, puppy drum and few specks. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Spot, blues, Sea mullet and croaker. Water temp is 72. Nags Head: Sea mullet, spot, Spanish and blues. Water temp is 70. Jennette’s: Blues and skate. Water temp is 71. Outer Banks: Finfish smorgasbord! Sea mullet, speckled trout, blues, Spanish, triggers, spade and flounder. I’m not sure if that was the menu at Fish Heads or what was actually caught.  Water temp 75. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore boats are still loadin up on Spanish and blues. Nice catches of cobia. Inshore boats having fun with puppy drum and some speckled trout. Headboats reported sea mullet, flounder, spot, croaker, pinfish and pigfish. Offshore Boats Report: Yellowfin action is still awesome. Good catches of dolphin, tile and few billfish releases. Couple of charters brought in bigeye tuna with one weighting 225 pounds. Hatteras Inlet charter boats had great catches of dolphin, some yellowfin tuna and tilefish. Also sailfish and white marlin releases.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report, 6/16/14

Mon, June 16th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Beautiful Monday morning on the OBX with sunshine and winds out of the NW from 10-15. Dad’s that fished yesterday caught some nice fish from the beach. South of the Inlet there were some big blues in Frisco and an assortment of Spanish, croakers, spot, sea mullet, flounder and pompano. Oregon Inlet had some nice sheepshead from the bridge with blues, sea mullet, puppy drum and small flounder from the beach. North beaches to Corolla reporting NICE black drum from 5-7 lbs, Big sea mullet (pounders) and some puppy drum, few croakers, and small spot. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported some speckled trout (just under legal limit) and a few croaker and spot. Sound charters and head boats are still bring in some nice croaker, spot, puppy drum and few specks. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Sea mullet, Spanish and blues. Water temp is 72. Nags Head: Few blues and spot. Water temp is 71. Jennette’s: Blues, Spanish, sea mullet, spot and sand perch. Water temp is 72. Outer Banks: Spanish, blues, triggers, and a few spot. Water temp is 75. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Cobia fishing was a little slower yesterday due to wind but still heard of a few boated. Nearshore boats are still pulling in Spanish and blues. Offshore Boats Report: Offshore captain are still making anglers happy with boat loads of yellowfin tuna, some gaffers, marlin releases and even a mako shark. Nice mixed bag from the gulfstream. Hatteras Inlet charter boats had great catches of dolphin, some yellowfin tuna and tilefish. Also sailfish and white marlin releases.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report, 6/15/14

Sun, June 15th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Happy Father’s Day!!!!Hope all you daddies get to go fishing today. What a beautiful sunny Sunday! Winds from the NE at 5 increasing to 10 later in the day. Surf fishing has remained fairly consistent. North beaches to Corolla reported puppy drum, sea mullet, spot and a blues. Oregon Inlet reported nice catches of blues, puppy drum, sea mullet and small flounder. South beaches to Hatteras hooked into some Spanish, blues, croaker, spot, black drum and nice pompano (one weighing in at 3lbs 1oz.) Take a DAD fishing! Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported NO trout this morning. HaHa it’s not a wonder since today opens the trout season. They all swam away and hid. Couple of anglers did bring in some spot and croakers. Sound charters and head boats had some action with puppy drum, speckled trout, small flounder and croaker. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Nice spot, blues and a small cobia. Water temp is 72. Nags Head: Few blues, spot and sea mullet. Water temp is 70. Jennette’s: Spot, blues and sand perch. Water temp is 71. Outer Banks: Nice flounder and sea mullet. Water temp is 74. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Good catches of cobia with some citations weighed. Spanish and bluefish is still non-stop action especially with this clear warm water. Puppy drum and blues on Nearshore boats. . Oregon Inlet bridge produced some sand flea chomping citation sheepshead. Offshore Boats Report: Great day offshore. Charters are giving their anglers some crankin action with limits of yellowfin tuna! Also some nice gaffers and occasional wahoo. A couple of boats got to add a billfish release or a cobia or 2 on the way in. Hatteras boats had great catches of dolphin, some blackfin and yellowfin tuna, wahoo, and a couple of king mackerel. Wreck/bottom trips had nice catches of sea bass and triggers.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report, 6/14/14

Sat, June 14th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: It’s Saturday! That’s gonna make everything good. A little overcast this morning with winds out of the NNW at 15 shifting to NE. Water temps should warm up quickly and water clear. Bluefish and Spanish will be chomping. Fishing action was good on the Lucky 13th. North beaches to Corolla reported some nice sea mullet, croaker, few black drum, puppy drum and bluefish. Oregon Inlet is still producing some nice keeper puppy drum, small flounder and sea mullet. South beaches reporting spot, croaker, blues, pompano, black drum and sea mullet. Bloodworms and fresh shrimp will do the trick! Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported some small speckled trout and flounder. Sound charters and head boats had some action with puppy drum, speckled trout, small flounder and croaker. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Sea mullet. Water temp is 63. Nags Head: Sea mullet. Water temp is 64. Jennette’s: Puppy drum, sea mullet and sand perch. Water temp is 60. Outer Banks: Sea mullet and puppy drum. Water temp is 63. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nice catches of cobia, Spanish and bluefish. Nearshore boats added a little extra action with amberjack and some dolphin. It was a good day for most boats. Offshore Boats Report: Another amazing day for the offshore gang! Yellowfin tuna was the hit of the gulfstream. There were also some bonus gaffers, Bigeye tuna and billfish releases. Hatteras boats had fun with limits of dolphin, some blackfin tuna, wahoo, and an assortment of toothy critters including duskys, tigers and bulls. Wreck/bottom trips had nice catches of sea bass and triggers. The Big Rock Marlin Tournament out of Morehead started Monday. “Inspiration” is still leading with their 754.3 pounds blue marlin.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report, 6/13/14

Fri, June 13th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: HOT! That’s my weather and fishing prediction for today. Beautiful morning on the Outer Banks. No rain and sunshine! YESSSS. Winds out of the SW at 5-10 increasing a bit this afternoon with a chance of showers. North beaches reporting good catches of sea mullet, puppy and an occasional bluefish. Oregon Inlet is still producing some nice keeper puppy drum and sea mullet. South beaches hookin up black drum, sea mullet, croaker, puppy drum and pompano. Throw on a bathing suit and hit the beach! Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported scattered catches of small trout, (can start keeping 4 a day per person, minimum 14 inches on June 15th), few spot, croaker and black drum. Sound charters (when they weren’t dodging lightning yesterday) pulled in some puppy drum, sea mullet, speckled trout, flounder and croaker. An Inlet charter had some nice stripers, drum, flounder and trout. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Sea mullet and spot. Water temp is 62. Nags Head: Skates and sharks and sea mullet OH MY! Water temp is 65. Jennette’s: Sea mullet and skate. Water temp is 66. Outer Banks: Sea mullet and blow toads (chicken of the sea) Water temp is 67. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nice cobia landed yesterday weighing 58 lbs. Continued great catches of Spanish Mackerel and blues. Nearshore boats are catching Spanish and some amberjack. Weather was a little wicked yesterday for most inshore boats. Offshore Boats Report: Great morning for a scenic ride to the gulfstream in preparation for your TUNA workout! The yellowfin action was over-the-top yesterday with charters filling their fish boxes and back in by noon. Dolphin fishing was a little slower with a few gaffers showing up on the dock. Couple of sails and whites released. Hatteras wreck trip reported nice catches of triggers, amberjack and blackbelly rosefish. Offshore boats had several billfish releases and reported a 120 lb blacktip shark. The Big Rock Marlin Tournament out of Morehead started Monday. “Inspiration” is still leading with their 754.3 pounds blue marlin. Looks like they may win it!

TW’s Daily Fishing Report, 6/12/14

Thu, June 12th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Beautiful morning with a peek of sunshine and light winds out of the SSE. Fishing yesterday improved quite a bit with water temp rising over 10 degrees. Great catches of puppy drum, sea mullet, some spot and blues. Oregon Inlet had nice runs of puppy drum. South beaches reported big bluefish, pompano (one weighing 2 lbs 9 oz) WOW, sea mullet and spot. Corolla with catches of puppy drum, sea mullet and spot. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway continues to have action with the small speckled trout, black drum, spot and croaker. SOON we can keep some of those trout starting June 15th. Sound charters pulling in some small flounder, puppy drum, sea mullet, speckled trout and croaker. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Puppy drum. Water temp is 65. Much better! Nags Head: Sea mullet and small spot. Water temp is 61. Jennette’s: Couple of blues. Water temp is 61. Outer Banks: Few sea mullet and skate. Couple of great runs of puppy drum yesterday with all angler catching a keeper EXCEPT Gary Oliver, he tried but couldn’t catch one. HaHa. Just kidding. Water temp is 64. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: More cobia being sighted out of Oregon Inlet but not a lot of catches. Most of the fish are still south of Rodanthe with some nice fish boated. The inshore gang are keeping um coming with non-stop spanish and bluefish action and a few hammerheads (just for fun)! Continued great puppy drum action. Sheepshead around the Oregon Inlet bridge. Offshore Boats Report: Calm and quiet morning with light winds out of the SSE. No rain this morning but a chance this afternoon. Yesterday was sizzling with temp. and fish caught. Yellowfin tuna are BITING with several boats bringing in limits. Also some nice gaffer dolphin, smaller dolphin and citation Bigeyes! A couple white marlin releases out of Oregon Inlet and a few more down south. The Big Rock Marlin Tournament out of Morehead started Monday. “Inspiration” is still leading with their 754.3 pounds blue marlin.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report, 6/11/14

Wed, June 11th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: We had us a nice little squall line move across the OBX this morning between 6-7am. It’s always nice to have our plants watered early! Winds will be light out of the WSW at 5. Sun should come out soon and make for a beautiful day. Fishing was slower yesterday due to cold water temps. Skates seemed to show up everywhere. Still heard of some nice catches of puppy drum, sea mullet and spot. South of Oregon Inlet reported some nice pompano, black drum, blues and puppy drum. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway had anglers hooking up with spot, croaker, black drum and small specks. Sound charters are having fun with sea mullet, croaker, flounder, some puppy drum and speckled trout. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: SKATE and few spot and sea mullet. Water temp is 54. Still pretty COLD! Nags Head: No one fishing due to am storms. Water temp is 54. Jennette’s: Few skate. Water temp is still 54. Chilly! Outer Banks: Few sea mullet and spots but mostly SKATE! Water temp is 59. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Cobia have seemed to move south in search of warmer water. They’ll be back up our way soon. Inshore boat are still catching lots of Spanish and blues. Inshore boats having a great time catching puppy drum, small flounder, Spanish and blues. Sheepshead around the Oregon Inlet bridge. Offshore Boats Report: Pretty electric this morning. Hope all boats make it out past the lightning and thunder safely! Charters that fished yesterday brought in some nice dolphin and gaffers. Yellowfin tuna, citation Bigeye tuna and white marlin releases made offshore anglers pretty happy. Hatteras reported some of the same plus blackfin tuna, wahoo, and several billfish releases. The Big Rock Marlin Tournament out of Morehead started Monday. “Inspiration” is still leading with their 754.3 pounds blue marlin. Making those other guys sweat!

TW’s Daily Fishing Report, 6/10/14

Tue, June 10th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Weather was not quite so sunny early this morning but sun has finally popped out! Winds were out of the SW at 10 and have shifted to NW at 15. Beach fishermen are still pulling in some nice puppy drum and sea mullet. South beaches reported sea mullet, pompano, puppy drum and black drum. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported some spot and croaker with early catches of small flounder and speckled trout. Sound charters reported some good catches of puppy drum and speckled trout. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Small spot and sea mullet. Water temp is 53. Brrrrr Nags Head: Slow this am, no one fishing early. Water temp is 54. Jennette’s: Few skate. Water temp is 54. Chilly! Outer Banks: Sea mullet and spots. Water temp is 59. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Cobia fishing was slow yesterday especially with the lack of sun for sighting those brown beauties! Continued great catches of Spanish and blues. Puppy drum fishing closer to shore is still awesone. Sheepshead still biting around Oregon Inlet bridge and on some of the piers. Offshore Boats Report: Wind and rain slowed fishing up a bit yesterday but charters still brought in nice catches of dolphin and yellowfin. Also a couple of whites were released! The Big Rock Marlin Tournament out of Morehead started yesterday. Leading boat is the Inspiration with a blue marlin weighing 754.3 pounds. Way to go! Fish Do bite in the rain......they're already wet! Hahahaha

TW’s Daily Fishing Report, 6/9/14

Mon, June 9th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Another pretty little day here on the OBX with winds out of the SW at 10. The puppy drum are still hanging out for anglers from Hatteras to Corolla. The north beach surf anglers also pulling in sea mullet, blues and spot. Oregon Inlet beach reports blues, flounder and sea mullet. South beaches catching sea mullet, spot and black drum. Grab your fishing pole, some worms and mullet and make it a day to remember! Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported some sea mullet, small flounder and a few puppy drum. Head boats had another great day drifting the sound. Nice catches of spot, croaker, sea mullet and a few speckled trout. Remember, trout still have to be released until the 14th of this month. Hopefully after that anglers can keep a few. Sound charters reported some good catches of puppy drum and speckled trout. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Great Spanish and blues this am with nice size spot biting two at a time! Water temp is 70. Nags Head: Blues and spanish! Water temp is 70. Jennette’s: Blues biting good this am. Water temp is 70. Outer Banks: Sea mullet, spots, blues and Spanish. Keep a Gotcha in your tackle box. Water temp is 70. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Cobia fishing has slowed a bit in the last few days, but still great catches of Spanish, blues and puppy drum. The nearshore boats are having fun with amberjack, dolphin and scattered big blues. Wreck trips produced limits of sea bass with some cod and amberjack. Good sheepshead fishing around Oregon Inlet bridge. Beach launched kayak fisherman in Avon landed a 64 lb cobia! WooHoo! Offshore Boats Report: Wow another awesome day offshore. Fish boxes overflowing with limits of yellowfin tuna, gaffer dolphin and tilefish. Two bigeye tunas boated weighing 141 and 189 pounds, a 74 lb wahoo, and a 151 lb mako. Oregon Inlet released 4 whites.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report, 6/8/14

Sun, June 8th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Sunny and warm is the forecast for today. A tiny puff of wind from the N at 2mph. Nice catches of puppy drum, spot and croaker north of Oregon Inlet and south beaches reported small flounder, spot, nice blues (one measuring 29in), sea mullet, croaker and pompano. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported a few small flounder and some puppy drum. Head boats and sound fishing trips put smiles on their anglers faces with good catches of sea mullet, spot, croaker and gray trout. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Spanish on Gotcha’s and spoons! Water temp is 71. Nags Head: Blues and spanish! Water temp is 71. Jennette’s: Spanish, blues and spot with a 28 lb cobia caught this morning. Water temp is 71. Outer Banks: Blues, spanish, sheepshead, triggers and spade. Nice catches of puppy drum from the surf. Water temp is 74. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Crystal clear water is just what the Spanish and blues love and they are hungry! A few catches of cobia yesterday (a bit slower due to wind shift). Reports of tower tuna (amberjack) and big blues nearshore. Offshore Boats Report: Yellowfin tuna is still going strong, a bit slower than yesterday but still good numbers. Fish boxes full of dolphin and gaffers. Oregon Inlet weighed a 56 pound WaHOOOO. Hatteras reported some blackfin tuna, gaffers, a sail and a blue. STOP what you’re doing and go fishing!

TW’s Daily Fishing Report, 6/6/14

Fri, June 6th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Another amazing morning on the Outer Banks. Light winds out of the north at 5 mph. Slow fishing yesterday due to cold water, storms and high winds. TODAY is a different day. Calm conditions with warmer water temps has brought the puppy drum and sea mullet back in force. Also expect a spot or bluefish to chomp your hook. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported good fishing this am with spot, croaker, speckled trout (still have to be released until June 15th) and a nice striper. Head boats and sound fishing trips were slow yesterday but will most likely have great fishing today. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: LOT of puppy drum yesterday evening and this am. Water temp is 63. Nags Head: Spanish and puppy drum are back! Water temp is 66. Jennette’s: Puppy drum, blues and sea mullet. Water temp is 67. Outer Banks: Few nice sea mullet this am but expect the puppy drum, blues and spanish will show up. Water temp is 70. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Slow day yesterday once again due to water temp and weather. Today the boats are back out on the calm seas and expect to hear of awesome catches of cobia, Spanish and blues. Offshore Boats Report: The BIG boats stayed home yesterday. They were re-charging for today’s crazy amount of fish they’re gonna catch! Get out of the house, get outside, head to the beach or jump on a boat and GO FISHING!

TW’s Daily Fishing Report, 6/5/14

Thu, June 5th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Beautiful morning on the Outer Banks! Fishing with your toes in the sand was pretty good yesterday. Tasty sea mullet, spot and puppy drum were caught up and down the beaches. Big Daddy Drum were landed off the Cape last night for those that wanted to put in a half marathon to get there. Water temp has dropped quite a bit since yesterday so fishing has slowed some this am. Winds out of the SW at 15. Sound Fishing Report: Head boats and sound fishing trips reported sea mullet, spot, croaker, puppy drum and small flounder. The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported fairly slow fishing again today with spot, croaker and a 10 pound blue landed yesterday. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Few spot, croaker, pigfish and blues with a water temp of 63 degrees. Nags Head: Sea mullet catches but pretty slow with a water temp of 63. Jennette’s: Skate! You know it’s slow! Haha. Also a few sea mullet this am. Water temp a chilling 57. That’s a 10 degree drop since yesterday. Outer Banks: Good run of sea mullet early and now SKATE with a few sea mullet. Water temp is 62. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Great day yesterday for the inshore boats with continued good catches of puppy drum, spanish and blues. The nearshore boats had another good day with the spanish and cobia. Ocean was slick calm and beautiful! Offshore Boats Report: Gaffer dolphin, bigeye tuna and yellowfin filled fish boxes yesterday. Some blackfin tuna caught down south and 1 blue marlin caught and released. Wreck fishing trip produced limits of tilefish and black sea bass! Yummy! Enjoy the beach and take a bloodworm fishing!

TW’s Daily Fishing Report, 6/4/14

Wed, June 4th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Surf fishing was good Tuesday. Winds light out of the SW with a water temp of 70 degrees. Good puppy drum fishing from Hatteras to Northern Beaches. Also good catches of spot and sea mullet. Frisco reported some keeper flounder and a 3 ½ pound pompano. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported fairly slow fishing yesterday but had a few dedicated anglers with catches of spots, croaker and small speckled trout. Somethin’s better than nothin’! Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Small gray trout, puppy drum and sea mullet with a water temp of 64 degrees. Nags Head: good catches of puppy drum and spot during the day and blues in the evening. Water temp 68 degrees. Jennette’s: Sea mullet, spot, small speckled trout and good runs of slot size puppy drum. Water temp 67 degrees. Outer Banks: Nice catches of puppy drum, spot, sea mullet and blues. Water temp 70 degrees. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The inshore boats had nice catches of cobia and blues and the nearshore boats rocked the Spanish and boated a few mahi. Offshore Boats Report: Citation Bigeye tuna catches with one boat hooking “5 at a time”. Also good gaffer dolphin, yellowfin tuna, occasional wahoo and white and blue marlin releases. Make it a GOOD DAY and go Fishing!

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 6/2/14

Mon, June 2nd 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

In Summary: TW’s contact will change on June 3rd. You can send your questions and pictures to office@twstackle.com. I will be back in about 3 weeks. I leave you good hands. BS/TW’s Surf Fishing Report: Surf fishing was slow Sunday. Hunter and Tyler McWhorter gave up on fishing the surf and went to Mann’s Harbor. They caught a few keeper Drum. There were Drum also caught on the south side of Oregon Inlet. The wind has died down and should be a fair Drum day. The wind is NE a 4 and the water temp is 68 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Spot, Croaker and Trout. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Some Drum, nice Trout, scattered bottom fish. Nags Head: Spot, Croaker and Mullet. Jennette’s: 22 in Drum, Croaker, Bluefish and Mullet. Outer Banks: Few Drum, Sea Mullet and Spot. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: No Report. Offshore Boats Report: Despite being a really windy day, the charters limited out with Yellowfin and Dolphin.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 6/1/14

Sun, June 1st 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

In Summary: TW’s contact will change on June 3rd. You can send your questions and pictures to office@twstackle.com. I will be back in about 3 weeks. I leave you good hands. BS/TW’s Surf Fishing Report: We have high winds and rough water this morning. The wind is NE at 15 and the water temp is 68 degrees. I have nothing to report this morning from yesterday. There should be some Sea Mullet and Drum biting today. Adrian and Bobbie Johnson are catching and releasing Trout back in Colington Harbor. Hopefully, we will be able to keep em June the 15th. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported small Trout and small Flounder. They had a good run of nice spot on the other side of the bridge yesterday afternoon. Same conditions today. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Spot and Mullet. Nags Head: Mullet and 2 nice Drum. Jennette’s: Sea Mullet. Outer Banks: Mullet and Croakers. Had several good Drum bites but just not taking the bait. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: There was a variety of fish caught from inshore and nearshore. Spanish and Bluefish from the trolling boats. Sea Mullet, Croakers and throwback Trout from the bottom fishermen. Pirates Cove had a 74 lb Cobia. Offshore Boats Report: Though the wind was rough on the charters yesterday, they were still successful. Yellowfin, Wahoo, Albacore Blackfin and plenty of Mahi. Oregon Inlet caught a 182 lb Big-eye Tuna.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 5/31/14

Sat, May 31st 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

In Summary: TW’s contact will change on June 3rd. You can send your questions and pictures to office@twstackle.com. I will be back in about 3 weeks, hopefully. That depends on my new knee working as it should. I leave you good hands. BS/TW’s Surf Fishing Report: Blues, Sea Mullet. There should be good Drum fishing today. Mike and John Green caught a 32 in Drum. I apologize to Mike and John for the late picture. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported small Trout, Black Drum, Spot, and Croakers. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Good Puppy Drum catches. Nags Head: Sea Mullet Jennette’s: Blues, Sea Mullet, Spot and Sand Perch. Outer Banks: Mullet, Spot, flounder, Pin Fish and Drum. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore boats caught Bluefish, Sea Mullet and Flounder. Offshore Boats Report: Gulf Stream charters caught Yellowfin, plenty of Gaffer Dolphin and limited out on Tilefish. Pirates Cove caught a Cobia about 30 miles out. Oregon Inlet decked a 142 lb Big-eye Tuna.

TW’s daily Fishing Report. 5/30/14

Fri, May 30th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Puppy Drum and Sea Mullet. Drum fishing is good up and down the beaches. Find a slough and fish. Puppy Drum are bottom feeders and are taking most anything you want to throw at them. Don’t over think it. They can be in the wash right at your feet. Jacob Heisey caught his Drum in Corolla using finger mullet. Shane DeVincent used a bottom rig with shrimp fishing Buck Island in Corolla. Holden Northcott is showing 89 lb Cobia. Melvin Jennings caught a nice 13.1 lb Black Drum fishing the Avalon Pier. News for the cape point fishermen. You can’t take the long walk. Park service has closed it. Ramp 43 reopens to ORV and pedestrian access The wind is NE at 11 and the water temp is 70 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported fishing is good. Bridge anglers are decking Spot, Flounder, Croakers, Bluefish and Drum. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Lots of Sea Mullet. Nags Head: Puppy Drum. Jennette’s: Bluefish & Spot. Outer Banks: Puppy Drum, Blues, Spot and Gray Trout. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore caught Blues and Spanish. Inlet boaters, Sea Mullet, Spot and Bluefish. Offshore Boats Report: Bluewater charters caught Yellowfin Tuna and citation Dolphin. Wreck fishing caught Tilefish and Sea Bass.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 5/29/14

Thu, May 29th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Hatteras Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

In Summary: TW’s contact will change on June 3rd. You can send your questions and pictures to office@twstackle.com. I will be back in about 3 weeks, hopefully. That depends on my new knee working as it should. I will miss you but I leave you good hands. BS/TW’s Surf Fishing Report: Sea Mullet and Drum from the surf. The wind has switched to NE. Water temp went from yesterdays 56 to 67 degrees in a very short time. The water is choppy and semi clear. I would fine a slough and fish the wash this morning. Conditions I like. But what do I know. We have plenty of pictures this morning. Lots of Cobia caught this past week and a nice 13 lb Sheepshead. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Croakers, small Trout, small Flounder and Spot. A 19 in Flounder was decked yesterday. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Sea Mullet and Spot. Nags Head: Mullet and a few Blues. Jennette’s: Sea Mullet. Outer Banks: Sea Mullet. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Inshore boats had Good Cobia fishing on Wednesday. There was an 82 lb citation and a 58 lb citation. Plenty of Blues. Offshore Boats Report: Many charters were out yesterday. It was a good day. A big amount of Gaffer Dolphin, a good catch of Yellowfin and citation Cobia. There were Blue Marlin and a Sailfish release.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 5/28/14

Wed, May 28th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: The Drum action was excellent on all beaches yesterday. Lucas Bomar caught his first Drum in South Nags Head. Debra Bailey Beached her 26 in Drum in Pea Island. Jimmy Harris was in the blitz south of Avalon Pier and caught Drum on Shrimp. Kevin and Bill White were fishing in the 4 wheel area north of Corolla. Douglas Haber caught several Drum fishing in Nags Head at 4:30 AM. His Drum measured 24 in. John & Al Ellington caught their Drum on white Gulp. (Click on pictures). It was a great Drum day. I appreciate the pictures. It is fun adding them to the web site. It would be a big help if everyone would caption the pictures especially if you send more than 2. The water is nasty this morning and the temp has dropped to 54 degrees. The wind is W. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported a good day on Tuesday. Anglers caught Drum, Spot, Croaker and 3 Stripers Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Sea Mullet. Nags Head: Slow. Jennette’s: Sea Mullet and Skates. Outer Banks: Many Skates Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The winds were a factor yesterday but there were Bluefish caught nearshore. Miss Oregon Inlet caught Sea Mullet, Spot and Pigfish. Offshore Boats Report: It was a good Dolphin day for the few boats that fished.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 5/27/14

Tue, May 27th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Fishermen are catching Drum, mullet and Blues. Lots of Drum in KDH in the pier area as I speak. (8:20 am) Alex Demo beached a 24 in, 4 lb Drum in KDH in the Coast Guard Station vicinity. He was fishing with a fish finder rig and mullet. I love it when anglers give me some details. Linda Harper and son Britt fished the Bayless Boatworks/Dave Huth fishing Tournament on Memorial Day. They tied for first place largest Drum. Dave Huth was a friend and fishing buddy for so many anglers on the Outer Bank. What a great way to remember. The wind is SW so the water has cooled to 62 degrees. Winds are strong at 19 kts. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported bottom fish, throwback Trout and Drum. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: loads of Drum. Surf fishermen are catching lots of Drum from the surf near the pier. One person has beached 8. Nags Head: Blues, Trout, and Drum. Jennette’s: Slow. Outer Banks: Lots of skate Skate, Mullet and Croaker Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The nearshore and inshore fleet caught Cobia. There were several citations and plenty of Cobia in the 20-30 lb range. There were Spanish, Blues and a good size Red Drum in the mix. Offshore Boats Report: It was a great fishing day for the charters on Memorial Day. There were plenty of Gaffer size Dolphin, Mako, Amberjack, Tilefish and a 53 lb Cobia caught by one of the offshore boats. There was also a White Marlin release.

TW’ Daily Fsihing Report. 5/26/14

Mon, May 26th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Good size Sea Mullet caught with sand fleas, Bluefish and Drum. Plenty of sand fleas on the beach. Bob Piasecki caught his Drum in the Sanderling area. Gray Cowan caught an eighteen inch Flounder in Colington. We have clear water and the temp is 64 reported US Army Corps of Engineers. The wind is SW at 8. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Roanoke Island/Manteo causeway reported plenty of bottom fish, Flounder and Trout. A large amount of Spot caught from the sound pier near the bridge. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Blues, Spanish and a good Puppy Drum bite early. Nags Head: Blues and Spanish and their water temp is 70 degrees. Jennette’s: Blues, 1 Spanish, Spot and Sea Mullet. Outer Banks: Sea mullet, Blues, Spanish and a good run of Puppy Drum early. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The nearshore anglers are catching Blues, Spanish and Cobia. The inshore boats are catching Sharks and releasing Trout. There are plenty of Spot, Croakers, released Trout and few Drum for the sound boaters. The Trout season will open the 15th of June. Offshore Boats Report: The Yellowfin Tuna are still scattered. Loads of Gaffer Dolphins, a citation 67 lb Wahoo and a citation Big-eye at 165 lbs, citation Cobia and a good mess of Tilefish.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 5/25/14

Sun, May 25th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Sea Mullet, Spot and Drum. Adrian Johnson and Bobbie Johnson caught a 17 in and 16 in Flounder in Colington Harbor. Jeff Dempsey caught & released a 26 in Drum. Jeff was fishing early evening north of Oregon Inlet. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Spot, Croaker, Trout and a couple of Flounder (1 keeper). Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Blues, Spanish and Drum. Nags Head: Mullet, Blues and Puffers. Jennette’s: Bluefish and Spanish. Outer Banks: Blues, Spanish, Drum. Another big Black Drum was caught on Sat. The new regulation for Black Drum is 14-24 in 10/day. But you are allowed 1 Drum per person per day over 25 in TL. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Inshore boats are catching Sea Mullet, Blues and bottom fish. Offshore Boats Report: Scattered Yellowfin and limited out on Gaffer Dolphin. Two Sailfish releases.

TW’s Daily Fishing report. 5/24/14

Sat, May 24th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Bluefish and bottom fish. Bob Krask caught a nice 32 in Bluefish from the surf in Duck. The water is clear this morning. Bluefish likes clear water because they feed by site. When the water is clear they can be caught on jiggers. Bluefish can be caught on cut bait and bottom rigs when the water is cloudy. The water temp is 68 degrees. The wind is N at 19 kts. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Spot and Black Drum. Pier Fishing Report: The water is clear and a pretty blue. The wind is blowing so; the pier jockeys are having trouble casting. Wind is supposed to stick around. The water temp hit 70 degrees at the OBX pier this morning. That’s good news. Avalon: Blues. Nags Head: Bluefish. Jennette’s: Spot. Outer Banks: Skates. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Inshore boaters are reeling in bottom fish and throwback Trout. Offshore Boats Report: Pirates Cove reported a bottom fishing trip returned to the docks with Black Sea Bass, Grouper and limited out with Tilefish. Charters caught plenty of Gaffer Dolphin, Yellowfin action is improving, and several Big-eyes were caught. Two Blue Marlin and a White Marlin were released. public docks and there are so many neat places to fish on the Outer Banks. A mix bag- a big blow

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 5/23/14

Fri, May 23rd 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Sea Mullet and Bluefish. The wind keeps switching on me this morning, but right now it is NW according to US Army Corps of Engineers. The water temp is 68 degrees. The water is clear and pretty. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Spot, Croakers, Flounder and small Drum. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Bluefish and Puffers. Nags Head: Scattered Bluefish. Jennette’s: Sea Mullet and Bluefish. Outer Banks: Good size Sea Mullet, Puffers and weighed in a 6 lb Black Drum. OBX Pier reported their first Spanish of the season caught yesterday. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore anglers are catching Bonita, Sea Bass, Bluefish and a few Sharks. Inshore boaters caught loads of Sea Mullet. Miss Oregon Inlet caught Sea Mullet, Croaker and Spot yesterday. Offshore Boats Report: Bluewater boats had catches of Yellowfin and plenty of with Dolphin.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 5/22/14

Thu, May 22nd 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Hatteras Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Sea Mullet and scattered Drum. Mike Giles caught a nice 26 in Drum in Corolla late afternoon. The wind is SW at 9. The ocean is calm and the water temp is 57 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported plenty of Spot and small Trout. Pier Fishing Report: Slow this morning. A good run of nice Sea Mullet yesterday afternoon, conditions are the same today. Could have a repeat. Avalon: Sea Mullet. Nags Head: Sea Mullet & loads of Skate. Jennette’s: Sea mullet & Skates. Outer Banks: Sea Mullet. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Good numbers of Bluefish for the trolling boaters. Offshore Boats Report: Not a lot of boats out yesterday due to strong SW wind. The ones that made it out caught gaffer Dolphin, Wahoo, some Yellowfin.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 5/21/14

Wed, May 21st 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Spot and Sea Mullet. The water is calm and glassy this morning. The wind is SW at 12 and the water temp is 59 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Croaker, Spot and a couple of nice Flounder. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Sea Mullet and Croakers. Nags Head: Blues, Mullet and Puffers. Jennette’s: Bluefish, Croaker & Sea Mullet. Outer Banks: Good amount of Sea Mullet, Spot and a 24 in Black Drum. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Near shore anglers caught Spanish, Blues and Bonita. Inshore boaters are releasing Trout and catching Drum. Offshore Boats Report: Blue water charters are catching plenty of Dolphin, few Yellowfin, a Blue Marlin release and a 75 lb citation Cobia. TW’s robin Stewart is showing one of the 23 Cobia they caught on their fishing trip.

TW’s Daily Fishing Report. 5/20/14

Tue, May 20th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Sea Mullet, Spot and Bluefish. Danny Dales caught a 24 in Drum and a nice Flounder just short of the slot. Danny was fishing just south of the 4x4 area in Corolla. His bait was fresh shrimp. Tuesday was quite cool. We have a warm up. The water is clearing. We have SW winds at 11 and the water temp is 64 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Spot, Croaker and Trout. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Sea Mullet and Puffers. Nags Head: Plenty of nice Sea Mullet. Jennette’s: Bluefish. Outer Banks: Slow, Sea Mullet, Spot, Puffers and Bluefish in and out. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: The nearshore boaters continue catching plenty of Taylor Blues. The inshore anglers are catching bottom fish and releasing Trout. What a great picture of Sabra Basnight with a 44 in citation size Red Drum Offshore Boats Report: Our offshore boats brought back nice gaffer-sized Dolphin, Wahoo, Mako and finally a few Yellowfin. Jake Worthington and William Carter pictured with their catch of Mahi.

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 5/19/14

Mon, May 19th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: Spot, Sea Mullet and Bluefish. Mark Henry caught a couple of Sea Mullet on artificial blood worms, cut them up for bait and caught a 20 in Bluefish. Click on picture. Winds are NW at 9 and the water temp is 63 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Spot and releasing Trout. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Slow, small stuff. Water still cloudy. Nags Head: Small Spot, Sea Mullet and Blow Toads. Jennette’s: Bluefish, Sea Mullet, Spot, Sand Perch and Pigfish Outer Banks: Decent Sea Mullet and Blow Toads. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Nearshore had a good catch of Bluefish. Inshore boaters caught Flounder, Puppy Drum and released good size Specks. Offshore Boats Report: Offshore charters caught their limits of Dolphin, Cobia, Yellowfin, Tilefish, Big-eye Tuna (2 citations) and a White Marlin release. TW’s Justin Stewart (Capt) and his crew caught 23 Cobia weighing up to 50 lbs. (Pictures).

TW’s Daily fishing Report. 5/18/14

Sun, May 18th 2014 - Offshore from Oregon Inlet, Inshore from Oregon Inlet, Corolla to Nags Head Sound, Corolla to Nags Head Piers, Corolla to Nags Head Surf

Surf Fishing Report: A few Sea Mullet. I drove the Oregon Inlet beach yesterday. The beach was torn up. I did not expect that considering we just had a bucketing rain. People fishing, were not catching. It should improve today. We have calm SE winds and the water temp is 59 degrees. Sound Fishing Report: The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported slow. Pier Fishing Report: Avalon: Spot and Sea Mullet. Nags Head: Spot and Sea Mullet. Jennette’s: Gray Trout, Sea Mullet, Croaker and Spot. (Gray Trout 1/day, 12 in TL) Outer Banks: Spot and Sea Mullet. Inshore Boats/Nearshore Report: Plenty of Bluefish. Oregon Inlet’s headboat caught Sea Mullet, Croaker, Flounder and Gray Trout. Offshore Boats Report: Gulf Stream anglers brought in limits Dolphin. A few Blackfin Tuna were caught. Pirates Cove reeled in and released a Blue Marlin.


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