Fort Macon Creek near Beaufort, North Carolina
Falling tide usually offers the best fishing, but fish can be caught at any tide level. The besr fishing structure is the rock jetty. Speckled trout and black drum make up the majority of the catches. Most anglers fish with fiddler crabs, mole crabs, cut baits, live millet, mud minnows for live bait or big soft plastics or hard plastics plugs for lures. When the bluefish or Spanish Mackerel show up fish for them with topwater poppers or spoons.
Fort Macon Creek Fishing near Beaufort, North Carolina
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Details for Fort Macon Creek
Species Caught Here: None
Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Bay
Lat/Long: 34.699329 -76.682709
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Description for Fort Macon Creek, Carteret County, North Carolina
Fort Macon Creek is a bay located just 1.7 miles from Beaufort, in Carteret County, in the state of North Carolina, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including red drum, flounder, black drum and bluefish here.
For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit North Carolina Fish & Wildlife
Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times
chart to determine when the fish will be most active.