Surf Fishing

Emerald Isle Parks and Recreation and The Reel Outdoors are sponsoring the 16th annual Gordie McAdams Speckled Trout Surf Fishing Tournament, which runs from 8am Saturday, Oct. 13 to Nov. 24.

Registration is free. The Reel Outdoors is providing prizes for the top three anglers. Participants must register by Oct. 11 and all trout must be caught by fishing on foot (surf, pier, inlet, sound) from Fort Macon to Emerald Isle; no boats.

Complete rules are listed on the registration form, which is available at The Reel Outdoors or the Emerald Isle Parks and Recreation Community Center. They may also be downloaded at

Contact Emerald Isle Parks and Recreation for further information or questions at: 252-354-6350.

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