Nc Mackerel Trip

Starting at $500 | 6 Hour | Inshore, Nearshore | 4 People

About Your Trip

Get ready to chase down some of the Atlantic's tastiest and most exciting gamefish in the blue waters off of Morehead City, NC with Captain Jeffrey. Mackerel—both the smaller Spanish and the larger King species—are widely known for their crazy fighting ability and are a challenge for any angler, no matter how experienced. These fish will leap high out of the water trying to throw your hook, and they'll test your drag reel as they head for the horizon at top speed.

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About Your Boat

Boat Type
Skiff
Boat Manufacturer
Carolina Skiff
Year Built
2007
Boat Length
24
Engine Manufacturer
Suzuki
Total Horsepower
200
Number of Engines
1
Additional Amenities
GPS, Fishfinder, Live Bait Well, Multimedia System

About Your Guide

Captain Jeffrey has been fishing the waters of eastern North Carolina since he was a kid catching pinfish with his mother. He's been a mate on charter boats, a lifelong recreational fisherman, and in general just has the fishing bug. He loves to see the smiles on peoples' faces when they're reeling in a fish, and takes great pride in sharing a part of what makes him who he is with the world. Any trip with Captain Jeffrey is sure to be a great one, whether you're an experienced fisherman or a first-timer.

Start Location

Shepard Street, Morehead City, NC 28557, United States

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Inshore, Nearshore

Skill Levels

Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate

Tackle

All rods, reels, and tackle are included.

Fish Cleaning

This guide will clean your catch for you.

Beer

Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.

Live Bait

Yes, Included

Weather

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

Boat Restroom

No, this boat does not have a bathroom on board.

Lunch

No meal provided.

Species

Kingfish, Spanish Mackerel

Techniques

Drift Fishing, Light Tackle Fishing, Trolling

Gear & Packing

Provided
Rods, reels & tackle
At an Additional Rate
No added costs.
Recommended Packing
Nothing required, we always recommend sunglasses, sunscreen, water, and weather-appropriate clothing.
Required Items
Nothing additional needed.

Things To Keep In Mind

Payment & Tipping
After paying the deposit, a QR Code will be emailed to you. On the day of the trip, your guide will scan your QR code to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is for a customary tip (we recommend 20%).
Cancellation/Refund Policy
Yes, cancel for free up to 1 day before the trip.

Where to Buy a Fishing License

No license needed for this trip.

Pricing & Availability

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

Free Cancellation

Rest easy with free cancellation up to 1 day before the trip.

100% Weather Protection

Receive a full refund in the event of inclement weather.

Reviews

Bob S.

Fishing

March 3, 2022

Having fished for more than 60 years, I’ve been on a lot of trips and been with a lot of captains, and there has never been one I have enjoyed more than Captain Jeffery. He made it clear on his website that he was there to make a make the ...Read More

Floyd S.

Fishing

December 12, 2021

Rough day to fish per most Captains but he was willing to try. We left at noon to give weather chance to calm down and was able to catch sea trout, sheepshead, and puppy drum. I only caught one keeper but had a great time. He worked ...Read More

Sam C.

Fishing

September 17, 2021

These guys were great they worked really hard to keep us on the fish and did not disappoint. Jeff and DJ are very knowledgeable and can teach you a lot about fishing do not hesitate to book.

Stephanie G.

Fishing

August 19, 2021

This trip was all about our 5 year old son who would fish for hours on end. Captain Jeffrey was accommodating and modeled the trip for our son perfectly. He had a great time and was so proud of his catches. Even though the weather wasn’t perfect he made sure ...Read More

Rick S.

Fishing

June 14, 2021

Had an Amazing time today fishing for the first /I’ve in the ocean ....Capt Jeff was the Best…..Caught some Game fish ,Then had some Fun (laughing just thinking about it)...and when your reeling in a big 8ft fish and Capt Jeff says let me help you with that…umm yeah…the fight ...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 QR code (like a mobile boarding pass). Just show your guide your QR code 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!