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"Another Beautiful Day in OIB" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 03/02/06
 

Well it's another beautiful day here in Ocean Isle Beach---77 degrees and bluebird sky.  The big downfall is that the wind is howling down here and unfortunately it looks as if it's going to continue to blow all weekend.  This gives us all an opportunity to go through all of our tackle and cull the old rusted hooks/lures and replace them with some new ones.  We are stocked up on all gulf stream supplies including hooks, swivels, fluorocarbon, ilanders, sea witches, cedar plugs, etc. and are ready to to set you up for the upcoming season.  Our phones have been ringing all morning with people booking charters so it's easy to see that we all have cabin fever---all we need is a break in the weather.  JUST IN!  There is a really good speckled trout bite in the canals of Ocean Isle on Berkley Gulp shrimp.  The fish have been coming from the mouths of each of the canals and in the main intersections of the canals and have been reported up to 5 lbs!
Don't forget about our Spring Kickoff Event coming up on Saturday, March 18.  We'll have seminars given by OIFC Charter Captains as well as a pig pickin'---all for FREE!  We'll also have our line winding machines running at full speed spooling reels for $.01/yard as well as tables set up for you to bring some of your old tackle to sell.  Along with all this, we've got a sale going on inside the store with loads of clothes, shoes, and gift items on sale for 50% off!  So mark Saturday, March 18 off on your calender and plan to be here in Ocean Isle----I promise that it will be a good time!  The Giggling Mackerel opened back up today after being closed for the winter so you can plan on eating supper there while you're down, if'd you'd like.
On a side note, Mr. Rickey Beck just dropped off a cd with a TON of aerial photos of Ocean Isle including Shallotte Inlet as well as Tubbs Inlet and I've attached a few here.  These were taken just a few days ago--take a look at how slick the ocean is!


- Capt. Bryan Williams
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"Stream Update" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 02/26/06
 

Yesterday the Ocean Isle based "Crews Missile" team headed out and fished the Black Jack and southern Steeples area.  They reported a warm water eddy of 73 degrees had pushed in over both these spots and from the time they set lines at daybreak until lines up at 2pm, they never went more than 15 minutes without a bite.  They caught alot of Skipjack, False Albacore and Blackfin Tuna on cedar plugs.  In addition they had several very strong wahoo bites of which they all ended in parted lines- the hot wahoo lure on this day was a white and silver drone spoon trolled off the downrigger.  They eventually trolled offshore to the 100 fathom edge where they got a double hookup on Yellowfin and landed one and lost the other.  The big surprise and heart ache of the day came from a 53 pound Amberjack which exploded on a top trolled daisy chain, smoked off line and proceeded to fight like a prize Yellowfin for the next hour and half before finally being identified- that's a rarity in the Stream.  Anyway, the guys were excited and encouraged by the action and so am I.  As I've said in the past, if you can get the right water over the break in the Winter, it can set up for great action.  Anyway, hopefully this report will serve as a catalyst to all of us to get out there and go fishing.  Thanks to the "Crews Missile" team for their pioneering effort.--- Capt. Brant --
Don't forget Spring Kickoff Extravaganza- March 18th- 10am-3pm- including free seminars all day, Free pig pickin', Trilene Big Game line spooled for $.01/yard and great store savings-  Saturday, March 18th-(10am-3pm) Cast net throwing- OIFC staff (10am)Capt. Brant- Grouper (11am) Forrest Taylor-King Mackerel (12pm) FREE Pig Pickin' (1pm) Capt. David Hooks- Wahoo (2pm) Capt. Barrett McMullan- Yellowfin (3pm) Capt. Brant McMullan- Chumming Techniques--- BAITMASTER BALLYHOO BY THE CASE-10% OFF-MARCH 18TH ONLY-- Standing by, Capt. Brant


- Capt. Brant McMullan
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"Shallotte inlet dredging deal" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 02/24/06
 

I've read alot about the beach renourishment deal and this and that, and lately I've gotten confused with new reference of "inlet crossing" dredging to get sand for the East end.  Inlcluded is the correspondence I recieved from the town of OIB-

Daisy.

>>I'm getting many calls/contacts from folks confused about what's

>>happening with the inlet re: dredging. Please give me the facts so I

>>can correctly pass the info on. I'm also unsure as to exactly what has

>>been agreed and what will occur for this year.

>>Thanks

Capt. Brant McMullan

>Brant,

>The Corps Beach renourishment project was not awarded during this cycle

>due to the dredge backing out of negotiations to take a larger job at

>Edisto Beach, SC. Therefore the Corps will begin new surveys

>immediately and hopes to have this project awarded in the next cycle

>(by August) with construction to begin on Nov 1 of this year. The Town

>is also working in conjunction with the State of NC and Corps on a

>inlet crossing project. If awarded this project would dredge the

>Shallotte Inlet crossing and material from this dredging project would

>be placed on the east end. It is expected that construction of this

>project would begin around Arpil 1. There is also an update on our

>website if you would like to refer to it. I have also been checking

>into the possibility of the Town contracting with the Corps for dredging of the inlet but at this time that does not appear possible.

>Daisy Ivey

>Town Administrator

>Town of Ocean Isle Beach

>For clarification- what is inlet "crossing" versus "inlet"- thanks

>Capt. Brant McMullan


The inlet crossing is where Shallotte Inlet crosses into the ICWW. This project will not go up into the inlet.

Daisy


So that's where things stand as of now.  The inlet mouth itself which is in dire need will not be dredged.

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Tight Lines- Capt. Brant


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"The weather is here; wish you were beautiful" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 02/23/06
 

Weather looks perfect for Friday/Saturday.

LET'S GO FISHING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Standby for play by play on what we find where.


- Capt. Rube McMullan
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"What's new" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 02/20/06
 

Not much, except the bottom paint on my boat and the line on my reels.  February is my main "land" month in which I spend time respooling, hauling boats.... rerigging lures...... That is not to say that you can't go out any day in February and catch fish.  Sea Bass near and Wahoo, Kings, Snapper and Grouper far, you can catch fish in February.  A few guys did head out last weekend to the bluewater and found cool waters over the Steeples and similar offshore hotspots- Steeples were 68 degrees and produced a couple of wahoo, but overall the trolling action was slow.  I just wanted to touch base to let you know we haven't quit, we're just getting ready to go.  March is coming soon.  --- Capt. Brant


- Capt. Brant McMullan
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"Quiet on the fishing scene" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 02/19/06
 

Hasn't been much to report lately. I've noticed over the years for some reason in mid February, the warm water that is normally present around the Frying Pan Tower area disapears. With it goes the dependable winter King Mackerel fishery that we have during the winter as well as other temperature sensitive fish. The last reading I saw around the Tower was in the upper 50's and even at the Black Jack the water was in the mid 60's.

I think this is mother natures way of giving the fishermen and the fish a break in order to get ready for March when the Yellowfin show up in mass in the stream as well as the biggest wahoo of the year. So, while we normally preach at you fishermen to get off the sofa and get fishing, the next couple weeks is the perfect time to take care of the honey do's; get cabin fever; and then get ready to get back to work come March 1. We'll keep you informed as soon as we get back at it. 


- Capt. Rube McMullan
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"Today's Report" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 02/12/06
 

On Friday a few fishermen got offshore to take advantage of the good weather.  None that I know of tried for the Bluefin, as most went on to the edge of the break looking for Wahoo and Yellowfin.  I haven't gotten any super hot reports, but both of the boats that I know of that went each had Wahoo up 65 pounds.  There were also reports of jumbo Seabass and a few Grouper biting in the 90-120 foot depth range.  Here at the OIFC we're continuing to work in preparation and hopes to make 06' our best year ever. 
We will be officially kicking off the new season on Saturday, March 18th as the OIFC will be hosting its annual "Spring Kickoff" in which we will host a used tackle swap/sell (you bring your own stuff), seminars from area pros, a FREE pig pickin' cookout and Berkley fishing line is sponsoring our annual reel spooling party by offering line in 12#, 20# and 50# Berkley Big-Game fishing line for $.01/yard spooled by the OIFC on-site.
The festival is still a few weeks off, and stay tuned for further info as I'll be setting our seminar schedule and getting more info. together.  Mark the date on your calendar and until then, stay tuned to fishing reports.
Capt. Brant


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"Today's Report" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 02/10/06
 

It's been cold and quiet here at the beach.  Today happens to be a beautiful day and I'm ashamed to say that I'm sitting in front of  my computer instead of out on the water.  I haven't heard anything from the Bluefin tuna fishing lately as noone that I know of has been out after them.  I hope to get a report today and I'll post my findings.  For now, we are prepping for the Spring season.  Stand by for more- Capt. Brant


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"What's Next?" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 02/04/06
 

If the weather won't let us go fishing let's at least talk about fishing.  It's the beginning of February, a time when most fishermen take a rest to regroup from last season and get ready for this season.  These same thoughts also included December and January up until this year's discovery of the giant bluefin tuna right outside our backdoor.  With the bluefin tuna bite beginning to slow what else can we go after if we aren't ready to go into winter hibernation?
Believe it or not February can have some of the best wahoo action in the Gulf Stream that we see all year.  With generally colder surrounding waters, a small pocket of warmer water located over structure in 150 to 300 feet of water can creat a dynamic fishing situation.  This time of year we keep our eyes peeled to the weather forecast and the sea surface temperature analysis.  If a good weather day crosses with an eddy of warm water spun off from the Gulf Stream then you know it is time to head offshore.  You are likely to encounter a strong wahoo bite in this warm water, but don't be surprised to run into some early season yellowfin tuna.  In addition to the yellowfin and wahoo don't be shocked if your Shimano TLD 25 gets turned inside out by a freight train bluefin.  Often in February and March while fishing for wahoo and yellowfin we will encounter the tail end of the giant bluefin tuna migration when they are headed across the Atlantic to the Mediterranean.  If you haven't heard by now these fish are enormous, fast, strong eating machines that will put your body and tackle to the limit.  Mainly though in February wahoo are the target species when fishing the offshore waters.  A new twist to the offshore or Gulf Stream fishing out of Ocean Isle that we hope to uncover this year is what to do when they just aren't biting.  Most times when the long 55+ mile trek is made to the break we are rewarded with yellowfin, wahoo and mahi topwater action.  However there are those days when you get out there and the ocean is dead.  No temperature changes, no bait fish, no birds, no gamefish- that are visible.  This brings us to the next relatively undiscovered fishery off our coast.  Deep dropping for grouper of various species, snapper, and tilefish is an option for deep water fishermen when the topwater action is dead.  Fishing structure anywhere from 150 to 600 feet should yield impressive catches.  Again, because this fishery has been for the most part ignored there will be a lot to learn but the it also is likely to be very productive as we will be fishing virgin grounds.  Right now I'm thinking the ideal setup will be an electric reel spooled with 130lb braided line on a stout 100lb class rod.  The braided line has no stretch and thus will allow you to feel a bite that may occur 600 feet below.  For the hardcore hand cranker a Penn Senator or equivalent reel with a heavy drag system will be the way to go.  Just remember to get a bait down to the bottom in the heavy Gulf Stream current we are likely going to need to use a couple pounds of weight.  So if you're hand cranking get ready for a workout.  The grouper you are likely to encounter will most likely vary a little more in size and species in the deep water than what we typically see in the late spring and fall in the inshore waters.  In the inshore waters, 65 to 90 feet we mostly catch black or grey grouper from 8 to 15 lbs.  In the deep water 150 to 600 feet we could see blacks, gags, scamps, reds, warsaw and snowy grouper ranging from 10 to 50+lbs.  Like I said it is an untouched fishery out of Ocean Isle that needs some investigating.  It sure would be nice to add a few 30 lb groupers on top of a box full of wahoo, dolphin and yellowfin tuna.  Or, a box full of big grouper and snapper would certainly salvage a 120+ mile roundtrip to the Gulf Stream where the topwater fish just weren't feeding.  Keep this fishery in mind this upcoming season as we start making our trips to the stream, and if you'd like us to help you get set up on tackle with rods, reels, terminal tackle and locations stop by the Fishing Center or give us a call and we'll do everything we can to help get you going in the right direction.  Keep on eye on the weather and water temps in the coming month and when the right conditions are in alignment, let's go fishing!
Here a few pics to remind you of what's out there waiting on us.


- Capt. Barrett McMullan
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"Today's Report" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 01/30/06
 

What a day Saturday was-- one of the prettiest days I can ever remember on the ocean.  I headed due south of Ocean Isle and fished the BP25 and Twin City wreck areas in hopes of finding a hidden stock of Bluefin.  And although the water temps were good, the bait just wasn't there.  I run to the southeast some 20 miles and ended up on the bottom southwest of Frying Pan tower in some 66 degree water where a hot king mackerel bite was underway.  The fish were schooled in 110 feet of water and dead Cigar Minnows were a guarantee.  Surprisingly, many of the fish were good size, with several caught into the 20 pound range.  At 4pm I headed in and stopped by the Horseshoe are and set lines to fish til dark for Bluefin.  The area was absolutely alive with topwater bait and the water temps were perfect at 58-61 degrees, and lots of porpoise- it looked fishy.  I had just trolled across the offshore Horseshoe bottom some 10 minutes earlier when a boat pulled through the same area and had a double hookup, landing one at 84 inches.  Needless, to say, our number did not get called, but the fact remains that they are still out there-- right place, right time.  The best news is that if you get tired of Bluefinning, you can slip offshore a few miles and get into the kings- OR- we also got good reports of wahoo with some yellowfin tuna action from the 100/400, Black Jack and Steeples areas. 
The weather this weekend looks like it may again be good, and I'm planning to be prepared for a little bit of everything.  The good news is that there are fish out there to catch and you still have an opportunity to get hold of a giant bluefin-
Nearshore, the sea bass and dog sharks are bitting strong, and don't be surprised to pull a nice door mat flounder out of the mix as well.


- Capt. Brant McMullan
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"Don't Forget About The Seabass!" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 01/29/06
 

Despite the 100+ boats in search of the giant bluefin tuna yesterday, most found the bite to be very slow.  I did hear of one fish boated as well as another hookup near the Horseshoe during the mid-afternoon.  The bottom fishing and king mackeral fishing yesterday, however was spectacular.  Capt. Roger on the Showtime came back with a load of 2-3 lb. seabass as well as a very nice 3 lb. flounder from the Atlantic Ledge and I heard many other reports with the same results.  The seabass this time of the year will school on any ledge or live bottom area from 50-100 ft. and are usually much larger than you will find in the summer months.  (Mixed in with the bass will also be spiny dogfish and if you've never encountered them before, be very careful of the needle-like spine on the top of their tail!)  The report from the guys that ventured to the gulf stream yesterday was that the water was cool (68-70 degrees) however the fishing wasn't too bad.  There were several wahoo caught at the 100/400 area in this cooler water around some pods of bait.  *NEWS FLASH* Just got a phone call here at the fishing center from another boat that went to the stream yesterday----Jody fished the Steeples and caught several YELLOWFINS as well as a couple of blackfin tuna.  He said that the fish were so thick that you could see them feeding on a ball of bait on the surface and as soon as you trolled your baits through them you'd hook up.  The fish were in the 10-20 lb. class and will make for the best table fare you'll ever eat.  This time of the year, it is not uncommon to catch several wahoo, blackfin tuna, and even some very early yellowfin tuna if you can catch a good weather day to venture out to the blue water.  Here's a quick tip--on your way out, if you run by the tower, stop and jig some of the cigar minnows or pinfish and take those along with you to the stream.  These schooling tuna can also be caught by slow trolling live baits around them on light rods.  Also out in the 100-120 foot range there was a good grouper bite with many fish over 25+ pounds being caught.  So when things are a bit slow on the trolling side, don't forget about our bottom feeding friends----you are already fishing on top of them so it doesn't take much time at all to drop a couple pieces of squid to the bottom......you may surprise yourself!


- Capt. Bryan Williams
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"OH WELL!!" | Capt. Hook- 31' | 01/29/06
 

Well so far Bluefin Tuna fishing  has proved to be nothing less than an adventure this year for The Black Pearl.We put in 18 days from Cape Hatteras to Charleston and never pulled one in the door. We had a couple of hook ups that didn't work out but it was mostly uneventful. We did however catch a 40 plus King Mackeral in 57 degree water which really puts my wheels turning. We caught several Bonita and a few other kings but the Tuna basically dodged us. Well my new boat will catch Kingfish. From our pre fishing in Ft. Pierce to Bluefin season there have been several large Kings take the bait. The Bluefin may still make a presence but it will not be long at all until we change colors and begin the quest for Yellowfin, Wahoo and Mahi. Gulfstream fishing is great off our coast and is just around the corner. I am attatching a picture of The Black Pearl which will handle the offshore charters under the Capt'n Hook flag this season. Stay Tuned!!


- Capt. David Hooks
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"Today's Report" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 01/26/06
 

Everything is still in line for the weekend.  Weather looks absolutely incredible for Saturday.  We'll be having our seminar on Friday at 6pm on catching and finding bluefin as well as the Tag-A-Giant scientists will be on hand to discuss their program and how we can help.  Cinelli's is bringing by some free pizza and Tomo Japanese is bringing by some free sushi appetizers-- we'll see you here. 
We just got a new shipment of horse ballyhoo and we're loaded with ice, terminal tackle, custom rod/reel outfits etc.. to cover what you need to catch a bluefin. 
See you there- Capt. Brant


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"Today's Report" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 01/25/06
 

I was able to sneak out yesterday mid morning at 10am to go for bluefin.  I ran to the Raritan wreck area and began trolling there.  There was a hard temperature edge from 56 to 59 degrees right on top of the wreck and the area was loaded with bait and bird activity-- it felt fishy.  There were no other boats in sight, but I was able to get a few on the radio- there were some 6 boats fishing.  One bluefin had been caught that AM near the Fairway buoy.  At around noon a boat hooked up and landed a 78 inch bluefin within a mile of the Frying Pan tower.  I ran out there to check it out, but was unable to find the school.  I finished up the evening at the Horseshoe where I found 60 degree water and tons of bait and birds- it too looked very fishy.  6 boats fishing, 2 bluefin caught.  It wasn't an all out blitz of action, but there are still bluefin out there to be caught and you've got to put your lines in the water to have a shot.  I equate the current action to blue marlin fishing.   You've got to put your time in before your number gets called- and so long as someone is getting a bite, we know to have the confidence that our turn may be next.
This weekend's weather looks awesome.  In anticipation of many of you fishermen coming down to go for the bluefin, I will be giving another FREE seminar on where and how to catch bluefin as well as the safety aspects involved in the fishery.  We will also have SPECIAL GUESTS from the Tag-A-Giant program which is headed by renowned scientist Barbara Block-- they will be giving demonstration and information on their program and how we as fishermen can help them.  Its a very neat and interesting program and I encourage anyone interested in the fishery to attend.  Even if you know how to fish bluefin or aren't fishing, you will want to come by on Friday at 6pm to here what these folks have to say about the bluefin fishery and what these awesome fish are doing.
See you there, Friday, 6pm-- Capt. Brant


- Capt. Brant McMullan
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"Bluefin Tuna Mania; Round 2" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 01/24/06
 

The weather is shaping up perfectly for this weekend to give us another shot at the amazing gift mother nature has given us with the appearance of the Giant Bluefin Tuna to our waters. The northly winds will lay out by Thursday afternoon and the weekend looks slight and light. Winds are forcast to go to the south Saturday and I'm betting that's when the Bluefin light it up as the barometer changes with the wind change.

Brant is doing another free Bluefin seminar Friday evening. Come on down to the OIFC and share stories of what you caught/lost last weekend. We're hearing some amazing stories; the best ones from fish fought and lost. The Liar's Club at OIFC will be open!


- Capt. Rube McMullan
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"Today's Report" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 01/23/06
 

The last report I gave on Saturday PM was a bit premature.  We left fishing at 2pm, but I came to find out that from 2-5pm a good bite occured in the vicinity of the Raritan wreck.  From talking to folks, I'd guestimate some 15-20 fish were hooked on Saturday, many in the late PM.  This report along with a trend I've seen lately has me thinking that I'll be shifting my pattern from fishing very early AM to focusing more in mid AM to late PM. 
This weekend looks to be great weather again, so we will for sure be back on the water after the bluefin.  We've got the store restocked with bait, tackle....... and we can service your needs.  Stay tuned to the site as I may try to slip out a few days this week to give it a shot.
I'll be doing another seminar on Friday at 6pm if you need help in learning about bluefin fishing-- see you then.


- Capt. Brant McMullan
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"Today's Report" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 01/21/06
 

I hate to say, but again we have struck out on the Bluefin tuna bite today.  There were not near as many boats fishing for them today, but it was obvious the tuna were not around in any numbers as well.  There were a few scattered bites from bluefin during the day, but it was very slow for most everyone.  The type of bite we've had the last few days is somewhat typical of the way the bluefin bite has been this past year.  After a big weather front, if the fish are found, they bite good.  Then over the next few days after the first day of the bite, the action will slowly dwindle to a near trickle.  We have another weather front moving in tonight, so hopefully the bluefin will regroup and we can restart the cycle.  We will be taking a few days off from bluefin fishing, but stay tuned for reports. 
Last night we hosted our bluefin tuna fishing seminar and I was pleased to see a nice crowd of 50 or more interested bluefin fishermen attend.  I hope the instruction will prove helpful in your search for a big bluefin.  Also special thanks to Cinelli's Italian Restaurant of Ocean Isle which donated pizza to all attendees of the seminar- thank you. 
Here at the Fishing Center we are regrouping and will have all your bluefin tuna fishing tackle on hand.  From fighting harnesses to fluorocarbon to bait, we have it.  Thanks to the many who have stopped in over the last few days and let us hope there will be more bluefin fishing to come.-- Capt. Brant


- Capt. Brant McMullan
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"Today's Report" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 01/20/06
 

You can't be a hero every day.  Today we struck out as the bluefin bite did not happen aboard the Carolina Contender.  There were some 5-10 bluefin hooked up, however, amidst the impressive 90+ boat crowd.  There is no doubt that the fishing pressure will scatter the fish, but they are still out there and there will be some lucky few who get their number called.  One analysis I think I can make is that this class of fish we seem to be dealing with is much larger than is normally seen out of Morehead City.  As such, I feel like these larger fish are likely swimming as singles or pairs as opposed to a large schooling group.  This would account for the more scattered and sporadic bite being encountered.  On the plus side, if you do hook up, you better hang on.  A boat fought a fish for 11 hours yesterday and was pulled 22 miles before the fish finally broke off.  The fish was brought to the leader and according to stories, it was estimated at 12 feet long!  Anyway, we'll be back at them tomorrow.  Maybe it will be my day, maybe yours.  Either way, you won't know  unless you go. 


- Capt. Brant McMullan
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"Final report for the day" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 01/19/06
 

Whew!!!-- Well, we did it.  The bluefin tuna are not a fluke, they are for real.  Today we were blessed with great weather and two hookups- we landed a 97 inch-450+/- pound bluefin and then after catching our breath, hooked up again and landed a 90 inche - 400+/- pound  bluefin.  Both were brought to the dock making them the first bluefin tuna to be landed and brought to Ocean Isle- to my knowledge anyway.  The weather looks very good for the next few days, so come on down and try to get in on the action.  We are set up at the Fishing Center to equip you.  And don't forget the FREE seminar I'll be giving tomorrow at 6PM on how to catch a bluefin.  Thanks for staying tuned and we hope you'll be down to see us soon-- Capt. Brant, signing off- tired but ready to go at them tomorrow.  I'll be leaving the dock on the Carolina Contender at 5:30am and be on VFH 11 -- anyone is welcome to follow me out Shallotte inlet if you like.


- Capt. Brant McMullan
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"UPDATE!" | Team Carolina Wellcraft | 01/19/06
 

Number two is in the boat!  Well number two is caught but apparently it is too big to fit through the door but they're working on it.  He'll be at the marina around 2:00pm.


- Capt. Barrett McMullan
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