11th Annual Get Hooked Fishing School

11th Annual Get Hooked Fishing School

1 Roosevelt Blvd, Pine Knoll Shores, NC, 28512 | (252) 247-4003

March 18, 2017

March 18, 2017 | 8am-5pm

Tune up your fishing skills and learn a few new ones in time for the spring season during the 11th Annual Get Hooked Fishing School on Saturday, March 18 at the North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores. The day-long seminar features in-depth presentations by experienced anglers on fishing techniques and species-specific methods.

During the event participants can ask specific questions related to fishing gear or fish habitats which gives them better insight on how to target specific fish species along North Carolina’s coast. This year, sessions and instructors include the following:

  • Captain Mark Henderson of Liquid Fire Fishing Team: King Mackerel
  • Captain Jeff Cronk of Fish’n 4 Life Charters: Speckled Trout
  • Captain Noah lynk of Noah’s Ark Charters, Inc.: Flounder
  • Captain Justin Ragsdale of Breakday Charters: Natural Structures and Artificial Reefs and Offshore Trolling
  • Dwayne Smith of The Redfish Guys: Red Drum
  • Captain John Mauser of Tailing Tide Guide Service: Light Tackle for Albacore, Bonito and Spanish Mackerel
  • Wayne Justice of NC Aquariums: Fishing From Shore
  • Enjoy additional presentations and demonstrations while dining on a catered lunch. The action-packed event also includes giveaways and drawings for great fishing gear. Get Hooked is from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., and all sessions are at the Aquarium. Advance registration is required and space is limited. The fee is $60 per person and $54 for members. Sign up online at www.ncaquariums.com/pine-knoll-shores, by calling 252-247-4003 or at the Aquarium. See the Aquarium website for the full schedule. The Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament sponsors Get Hooked Fishing School.