Nearshore Adventure

Starting at $1200 | 8 Hour | Nearshore | 4 People | Trip #2769

About Your Trip

These trips are 7-8 hours and will find us venturing anywhere from 3-20 miles out of the inlet. We will be doing everything from live baiting and jigging the towers to trolling for faster game species. These trips target numerous species, Amberjack, Blackfin Tuna, Kingfish, Mahi and some possible Sailfish ... Read More

About Your Boat

Boat Type
Boat Manufacturer
Carolina Classic
Year Built
Boat Length
Engine Manufacturer
Total Horsepower
Number of Engines
Additional Amenities
Fighting Chair, GPS, Fishfinder, Bed, Live Bait Well, Refrigerator, Outriggers, Ice Box

About Your Guide

Captain John Abel is USCG licensed with over 29 years charter experience and has adventurously fished from the African Coast to the various Alaskan seas, and just about every lake, river and ocean in between. He started deck-handing out on Lakes Erie and Ontario at the age of 9 with ... Read More

Start Location

1100 South Bay Club Drive, Manteo, NC, USA

Amenities and Information

Water Type


Skill Levels

Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate


All rods, reels, and tackle are included.

Fish Cleaning

This guide will clean your catch for you.


Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.

Boat Restroom


Air Conditioning

This boat has air conditioning.

Live Bait

Yes, Included


You will get a refund if the trip is canceled due to weather.


Amberjack, Barracuda, Blackfin Tuna, Cobia, False Albacore, Kingfish, Sailfish


Bottom Fishing, Heavy Tackle Fishing, Trolling

Packing / Extras

Everything you'll need for your trip
Polarized Sunglasses, Hat, Weather-Appropriate Clothing, Sunscreen, Camera. Fishing License, Ice Box, Rods, reels & tackle, Fighting Chair included.
Where to Buy a Fishing License
No license needed for this trip.

Things to Keep in Mind

Payment & Tipping
We use a cashless autopay system. We'll send you a boarding pass, and on the day of the trip, your guide will scan your boarding pass to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is to tip your guide (we recommend 20%).
Cancellation/Refund Policy
Cancel for free up to 14 days before the trip.

Pricing & Availability

To check pricing, please select a trip date, duration, group size and start time.

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Cancel for free up to 14 days before the trip.




Recently took us out and overall a great experience! Really cool guy and goes above and beyond to catch fish for you! Thanks for the kindness towards WWP!

Paul W.


Went above and beyond just taking us fishing . Told our group a good place to stay , a few places to enjoy dinner and then took us out to catch some big fish .

Austin C.


Captain John does an amazing job of puting you on the fish. He is motivated and loves what he does. Trolling was slow on our trip so he took us where we could get some action and meat. It was an awesome day on the water and he and his ...Read More

Jeff M.


I took my son on the all day trip. We stopped and fished for tile fish on the way out, and then headed further out forMarlin. We had 2 Marlin hits but were not able to land them. Both my son and I had a great day, and I recommend ...Read More

Nicholas B.


Overall awesome day with captain John and Eddy fishing for amberjack! We caught our live bait before heading about 20 miles offshore to where the magic happened. I had never experienced anything like it being from PA fishing streams. The amberjack bit often and fought hard. After blowing through ...Read More

First Time Booking with Us?

Captain Experiences is the home of over 1000 Damn Good fishing and hunting guides. Our mission is to unlock the outdoors for everyone, and we want to help you get out there through our no-hassle online booking experience and our team of outdoors experts.
We vet our guides to make sure they are the best of the best. We want guides who not only put you on 'em, but show you a great time, keep you safe, and give you a memorable experience with your group.
Once you've paid your deposit at checkout, we'll send you a boarding pass. Just show your guide your boarding pass on the day of the trip, they'll scan it, the remaining balance will transfer automatically, and you'll be all set to get out there. Just make sure you bring a cash tip for the guide!
In the case of inclement weather, our guides will make the call and we'll work with you to reschedule your trip or issue a full refund. Your safety is our top concern.
Once you book the trip, we will connect you directly with the guide to go over any additional details. In the meantime, our location specialists are always available to answer your questions via email, text, chat, or call!