How low do they go? - Stripers247.com Forums
 
Striped Bass Fishing Site Map | Contact Us | Fishing Log Software | Fishing Online | Advertise
to UPLOAD: please register or login

Go Back   Stripers247.com Forums > East Coast Regional Forums > Carolina Coast - Hatteras - OBX
Forgot Password? Register Now!!

Carolina Coast - Hatteras - OBX North & South, Hatteras and the OBX.


Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 10-22-2004, 04:27 PM
michael kilgariff michael kilgariff is offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Posts: 1
Default How low do they go?

I am new to coastal striper fishing. Most of my fishing has been at Norman or Buggs. I have heard of the southern migration, however I still don't know how far south they travel. I have heard they will round the cape (lookout) but only stay a for a short time. Morehead is an easy inlet to get out of, unlike Oregon. It would be great to find out about when they show up in that area and for how long. Dates, water temps, report sites would be a great help.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Old 11-18-2004, 07:09 PM
Striperjim's Avatar
Striperjim Striperjim is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Planet Earth
Posts: 4,316
Default

Michael.
Welcome to the site. How far south and for how long they migrate is all based on water temperatures and the abundance of food available. The wintering grounds Bass will behave differently in the warmer climes. Here is some info on florida stripers. https://www.stripers247.com/floridaplaces.htm

This link is a good one to watch on the North Carolina striper watch.
Click on the recreational fishing report.
http://www.ncfisheries.net/
__________________
How inappropriate to call this planet Earth when it is quite clearly Ocean.
Arthur C. Clarke
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 12-17-2004, 02:58 AM
CaptainMorgan!'s Avatar
CaptainMorgan! CaptainMorgan! is offline
Reports and Info Dude
Got a Little Captain in you?
 
Join Date: May 2004
Posts: 1,619
Default

Michael Welcome to the site.

Reports have them as far down as wilmington North Carolina in the lower Cape fear river.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 01-03-2005, 02:13 PM
stmn0's Avatar
stmn0 stmn0 is offline
First Mate
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: henderson nc
Posts: 281
Default

oregon inlet has great striper fishin' from nov. to about feb. moreheads about the same
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 04-22-2005, 01:46 PM
lomax82 lomax82 is offline
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Posts: 11
Default

Many fish in the Congaree river in SC. As far as I know, they aren't land locked! We mostly find them in the summer but the occational striper in the winter months aren't uncommon!
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 04-22-2005, 01:57 PM
Striperjim's Avatar
Striperjim Striperjim is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Planet Earth
Posts: 4,316
Default

Ah heres that thread i was looking for. Glad you were able to get back in lomax and
to Michael

Mr. Ed tipped me to this info very interesting and informative https://www.stripers247.com/phpBB2/sh...ad.php?t=11087 article

Oh and to answer the question with out all the reading. not much furthur below cape hattaras. The ones around cape fear are presumed to be riverine stripers.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
low

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Low Country Fishing Charters - Red Tuna Shirt Club's January shirt! Red Tuna The Striper Forum 1 01-16-2013 11:21 PM
Extreme low tides Jimmy Z The Striper Forum 2 01-16-2012 07:55 AM
Low tide fishing anyone? 82 supra Surfcasting Central 4 06-15-2008 12:58 AM
High tide VS. Low tide dpohlson Shorebound - Surf Beginners 11 04-13-2008 02:16 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:13 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright 2004 - 2013 Stripers247.com LLC
Affiliated Sites:   Noreast.com   Allcoast.com    2coolfishing.com