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Ocracoke Flounder :) AKA a 8lb 13oz big ol' Corncrake Doormat!

Ocracoke Flounder :) AKA a 8lb 13oz big ol’ Corncrake Doormat!

Y'all.....seeing this monster laying on the sand that night in Ocracoke was just wild!  We were in shock when we first walked up but without hesitation, I gigged him QUICK!  And he was so big and strong that he bent our single speared gig almost in the shape of an L!  We were soaked from all the splashing and craziness going on while trying to move [...]
Red Drum Fishing on the Outer Banks of North Carolina :)

Red Drum Fishing on the Outer Banks of North Carolina :)

Did you know that North Carolina designated the Red Drum, also known as, The Channel Bass as the official salt water fish in 1971. And did you also know that the World Record Largest Red Drum Fish was caught off the beaches of Hatteras Island?! Pretty awesome! :) Check out the picture and part of an article I attached below.... Largest Red Drum [...]
Catching Bluefish in Hatteras, North Carolina in my BOAT :)

Catching Bluefish in Hatteras, North Carolina in my BOAT :)

Once you find one Bluefish, you're in there! :) Because most of the time once you've found one, you've found a ton! They swim in big schools and you will see them jumping and swimming together and ready to eat! And most of the time you will see them feeding on little bait fish in the water and see all the birds diving in the water too! Bluefish put up such a stron[...]
Stripers AKA Rockfish :) Blackened & Fried!

Stripers AKA Rockfish :) Blackened & Fried!

Y'all....I LOVE Rockfish. Seriously, it's one of my favorite fish in the world to eat! It's so juicy and has the perfect amount of flaky yet meaty texture making it super versatile for cooking! Our favorite ways to eat it lately have been baked in the oven with lemon, olive oil and your blackening seasonings and then of course cut up into bite size chunks and fried wi[...]