From Sunrise to Sunset fishing is always and
A lady from South
Jersey on Capt. Boudreaux's boat one April
day and was fighting a good fish for a while when the
hook pulled out. She then continued to reel the line
in. When Boudreaux pointed at a snail on the
point of the hook (the reason the fish was lost) she sighed
and said to him "I can't believe a snail pulled that
Yes Nancy those
little boogers can put up a fight!
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the Santee Cooper Lakes
high's the water Mama
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Cooper Fishing Report
John, Sonny and
Larry caught these Cats on Lake
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Catfish-Lake Marion is Red Hot.
Small and Large cats are hungry everywhere you drop a
line. The Lake is slowly dropping and the bite is great
for Now. Beware it looks like we will have an early spawn
New Blue Catfish
Regulation on the Santee Cooper Lake System.
1. Only 2 Blue Cats 32 inches and over per
Licensed fisherman per day.
2. Total of 25 Blue
Cats per person per day. What do they think we're catching-
Bream! I wish the day would come when I could have 6 customers
on the boat and they all would catch 25 cats each. Hell thats
150 Blues not counting Flatheads, channels, and White cats.
Guess I'm going to need a bigger cooler!
Crappie- The bite is
spotty with Reports of some good fish being caught at Wilsons
landing and Spiers landing and Taw Caw Creek areas. Some large
fish are being caught in the dead Forest.
Rockfish- Striped bass- Season is Open as of October
1. Great to see some coming back fishermen are
catching a lot of short fish. Getting caught keeping
undersize Stripe Bass is like what they say about getting
a DUI ticket. You can't afford it! A 22
lb. Striper won this division in the Big fish Big Bucks
contest in 2015.
The Gov. signed a new
law the states that you may not target Rockfish. Catch
and release is over. Don't fish for them from
June through September, or you stand a chance of getting
The customer must bring them to
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