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Registration Now Open for 2023 Red Drum Fishing Tournament in Outer Banks, NC

Registration is currently open for the 14th annual North Carolina Beach Buggy Association (NCBBA) Red Drum Tournament. This will be held from Wednesday, October 25 to Saturday, October 28 2023; both individuals and teams can sign up at Interested anglers can sign up at The team category was introduced in 2022 and was very […]

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The Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament and fishing on Cedar Island

Held every summer (typically June) in Morehead City, NC, less than an hour’s drive from Cedar Island, the Big Rock Blue Marlin fishing tournament is one of the biggest and oldest saltwater fishing competitions in the United States. Many of the nation’s most skilled deep sea fisherman congregate on North Carolina’s Crystal Coast for this […]

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Guide to Duck Hunting on Cedar Island

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Waterfowl (duck) hunting is permitted on Cedar Island National Wildlife Refuge and no other hunting opportunities are available. Get to the National Wildlife Refuge via US 70 and NC Highway 12 from Morehead City. You can also reach Cedar Island by ferry from Ocracoke Island. Two boat ramps are available: one at Thorofare ditch off […]

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