Category Archives: Fishing Reports

Tar-Pam Guide Service provides daily fishing reports for the Inner and Outer Banks of North Carolina

October Fishing Report

October is my favorite month to fish.  The weather is usually very pretty with light winds and comfortable temps.  The drop in water temp usually fires off the fall bite.  Striped Bass and Speckled Trout with some scattered puppy drum … Continue reading

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Great Corking Bite in the Mornings!

We’ve been fishing hard since the storm.  Here are some pictures from some our trips the past few days.  I’m all booked up for the month of October, but I can get you out on the water with one of … Continue reading

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Back on the Drum after Flo!

After clearing out all of our reservations from last Wednesday through this coming Friday due to the storm and folks being displaced after the storm, I ventured out today with my friend Bubs on a scouting mission to check out … Continue reading

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Who’s Up For Giant Red Drum Fishing this Week?

This is a special opportunity for anyone experiencing cabin fever from the hurricane and looking to catch giant red drum in 2018 before they move back out into the ocean or for anyone I’ve taken already this season who asked … Continue reading

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Go With the “FLO”!

To put this report simply, we’ve been catching the hell out of them, and everything has been on artificials. The popping corks are getting most of the bites, but we’ve had some beautiful topwater bites and had a few eat … Continue reading

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Drum Pics

It’s been steady the last few days.  Great fishing and great fun!

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Awesome Testimonial

This is what makes my job so rewarding.  From Mark: “I have been a lifelong fisherman and over the last decade have developed a lust for big red drum. Prior to a recent trip with Captain Richard Andrews of Tar-Pam … Continue reading

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ZMan SwimmerZ Getting It Done

We have had a great August 2018 Giant Red Drum season thanks to the innovation of ZMan soft plastics.   Besides being at the right place at the right time (which is my job), we are fortunate to have the … Continue reading

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Catching Big Fish and Having Big Fun!

Here are some pictures from our latest trips.  We are having consistent success on the big drum, using mostly artificial baits.  Due to the relatively light winds and fair weather, we’ve had little reason to soak mullet. Capt. Scott has … Continue reading

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Plenty of Drum and Upcoming Open Dates

Here are some pictures from today’s trip.  It was a good one.  Plenty of big fish with 3 over 50″.   Remember………if you want to get out after these fish, I can get you out with Capt. Scott, Joe, or … Continue reading

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