Bush hooking for Waccamaw River catfish

Capt. Todd Vick caught this big flathead on the Waccamaw River with a bush hook. Bush hooking is fun and productive for catching river catfish The Waccamaw River is home…

Summer patterns for Santee Cooper lakes

Guide Leroy Suggs and Kevin Davis found this striper in a deep hole. (Photo by Terry Madewell) Last chance for stripers until the fall Consistent, diverse and sometimes spectacular fishing…

Ron Funderburk’s Badin Lake blue catfish

    Ron Funderburk of Harrisburg, NC with Badin Lake blue catfish. The post Ron Funderburk’s Badin Lake blue catfish appeared first on Carolina Sportsman.

Everything bites at Santee during May

  May brings prime weather conditions and excellent fishing for several species of fish at Santee Cooper. Fishing action occurs from very shallow to deep water depending on the species. …

Tactics for catching flathead catfish

  How to catch flatties during the spring Thanks to the explosion of the blue catfish into the catfish population throughout the Carolinas, the flathead is now an often-forgotten whiskered…

Mason Small’s Catawba River catfish

    Mason Small with a 31-pound blue catfish he caught on a recent trip to the Catawba River. The post Mason Small’s Catawba River catfish appeared first on Carolina…

Catch Santee’s springtime catfish in shallow water

  Head to the shallows for hot catfish action this month April is a prime month for shallow water fishing action at Santee Cooper and this skinny water holds some…

Catfish Kid’s 55-pound blue catfish

    JT (Catfish Kid), 9-years-old, shattered his personal best with this 55-pound blue catfish. He caught the fish using a Catch the Fever Big Cat Fever Rod Series Limited…

Cole Welch’s Badin Lake catfish

    Cole Welch caught this 45.04-pound blue cat from Badin Lake on Feb. 24, 2022. The post Cole Welch’s Badin Lake catfish appeared first on Carolina Sportsman.

Shallow-water catfish

  Garrison Mosley and Issac Shugart were fishing with Wolfe’s Guide Service when they caught this catfish in shallow water on the Santee-Cooper lakes in late February. The post Shallow-water…