More spring stripers and shad

February 28, 2016 by Gary Dubiel

Trip Info

The Catch
Bass (Striped)
Summary

Pre spawn striper and hickory shad fishing remains good on the Neuse River above New Bern.  Fishing soft plastics on deep edges and in creek mouths remains product for striped bass.  Shad continue moving into feeder creeks and responding to tandem shad rigs.  Look for plenty of action on both over the next few weeks.

Book your trip with Spec Fever Guide Service - Oriental

Spec Fever Guide Service - Oriental

Spec Fever Guide Service is the local authority on light tackle and fly fishing charters in North Carolina. Fishing out of New Bern, Oriental, and the Crystal Coast, Captain Gary Dubiel knows the best techniques for catching monster fish. Join…

Other Reports by This Captain

dynamite speckled trout fishing

March 25, 2017
The weather has gotten right again and the fish are snapping. Good numbers and great size fish came to the boat. The fish were in the cree…

more speckled trout!

March 11, 2017
I had 3 anglers on board for a fishing and teaching trip. The guys landed 37 speckled trout and took 7 nice fish home for their dinner!