Top fishing trips in NC
Everything to Know About Booking a fishing charter in North Carolina
What are the best fishing charters in North Carolina?
Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 90 trips in North Carolina, and the most popular trips in the area are North Carolina Wade Trip guided by Doug, NC Classic Inshore Fishing Trip guided by Joe, and Float Trips, Full/Half Days guided by Doug.
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What types of fishing charters are common in North Carolina?
Inshore fishing is the most popular in North Carolina as well as nearshore fishing, offshore fishing, and river fishing.
The most commonly sought after species in North Carolina are: 1. redfish, 2. spanish mackerel, 3. speckled trout / spotted seatrout, 4. cobia, and 5. king mackerel / kingfish.
The most common fishing techniques in North Carolina are light tackle fishing, trolling, and bottom fishing but live bait fishing and heavy tackle fishing are popular as well.
How much do North Carolina fishing charters cost?
in North Carolina prices can range anywhere from $225 to $3,000, but the average price for a half day in North Carolina is $493. The average price for a full day in North Carolina is $1,065.
When is the best time to go fishing in North Carolina?
The most popular season for fishing in North Carolina is summer, and most anglers book their trips 22 days in advance.
Where can I get a North Carolina fishing license and what are the bag limits in North Carolina?
See here for more information on fishing licenses in North Carolina, bag limits for target species, and fishing season regulations in North Carolina. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right rules and regulations in North Carolina.
How are fishing conditions in North Carolina?
North Carolina Fishing Reports from Our Damn Good Guides. See more reports for North Carolina.
Cities in North Carolina
Species in North Carolina
- Albacore Tuna
- Bigeye Tuna
- Black Drum
- Black Marlin
- Black Seabass
- Blackfin Tuna
- Blacktip Shark
- Blue Marlin
- Bluefin Tuna
- Bonnethead Shark
- Brook Trout
- Brown Trout
- Bull Shark
- Gag Grouper
- Hammerhead Shark
- King Mackerel / Kingfish
- Little Tunny / False Albacore
- Mahi Mahi / Dorado
- Rainbow Trout
- Red Grouper
- Red Snapper
- Spanish Mackerel
- Speckled Trout / Spotted Seatrout
- Striped Bass
- Tiger Shark
- White Marlin
- Yellowfin Tuna