Some Roads Around Kerr Lake Flooded

Friday, April 28, 2017Source: Kerr Lake Guide The Virginia Department of Transportation and local Law Enforcement continue to report numerous road closures due to the ongoing flooding. As of Friday afternoon there were 12 road closures in Halifax (VA) and Mecklenburg...

America’s Top 10 Flyfishing States

Source: Forbes As trout season opens around the U.S., a thought experiment on the top 10 flyfishing states in the country, listed in no particular order…The piedmont area [of North Carolina] is dotted with reservoirs (like Kerr Lake) and thousands of farm ponds...

Freshwater report – March 27th

Source: The Daily Progress Buggs Island- The water temperatures are mired in the mid-40’s at Buggs Island Lake, holding back the outstanding spring fishing that is generally well underway by now. Bass are still on the same pattern with Jerkbaits and Rat’l’...

Fried striper cakes

Source: The Daily Progress Spring’s on the way – and with it comes the strong possibility of putting a striper or two on ice. They’re biting well right now at Buggs Island Lake. Lake Anna will soon turn on as well. The striper season in the bay kicks off in May....

Relentless ‘kudzu of the water’ spreading east

Source: Outer Banks Voice More than 30 years ago, a little green plant originally from Korea showed up in the lakes in Umstead State Park in Raleigh. Within about 10 years, hydrilla was choking Lake Gaston, impeding boat traffic and taking over the aquatic...