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Surf Fishing in October

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Surf Fishing in October

We are considering a trip to the the Outer Banks (Hatteras)to fish in late October.

Will it be crowded?

Where should we go? Avon? Buxton? Frisco?

Any rental company reccomendations?

Let me know ASAP so I can make some plans!!

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1. Re: Surf Fishing in October

We go down every year the third week in Oct for a surf fishing tournament. This year it starts on the 18th. It's a little busy at that time due to the tournament but certainly a lot more tolerable than high season. The following week would probably be more peacful. We alway stay in Hatteras Island. I'm not an expert, by any means, but the people in my group are serious fishing people and they only stay in Hatteras and fish the point. I have also heard that Frisco is good. We use Outer Beaches Realty. The weekly rates are dirt cheap right now and there are plenty of houses still available. Enjoy!

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2. Re: Surf Fishing in October

The crowds depend on the fishing report I find week ends to be more crowded but it’s a good time of year the bigger drum are around and still plenty of bottom fish too.

I would think Frisco as from there you have several directions to go to fish, The Point, The inlet or south beach also a short hop over to Ocracoke too.

Can’t recommend a rental co. as I have stayed there in years but Colony or Midget worked for me when I use to stay on Hatteras as they seemed to have the best price .

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