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Join Captain Josh on the beautiful inshore estuaries of Wilmington, NC! On this trip, you'll be searching for massive Black Drum, Flounder, Redfish, Sheepshead, and Speckled Trout in the marshes and flats. Some of these fish can get pretty big, so be sure to bring a camera and record your trophy catch! The trip can accommodate up to 2 guests, and you can choose between a half and full day on the water. No matter what you choose, this trip is sure to be a blast!...Read More
Captain Josh's 17’ Maverick bay boat will allow you to easily navigate the twisting canals within the estuary. Once on board, you will be drift fishing and light-tackle fishing using live bait. The 70-HP Yamaha engine will get you where you need to go! She also has a wireless trolling motor to move quietly and efficiently in shallow water. Captain Josh has great local knowledge when it comes to the best hot spots and holes, so get ready for some terrific fishing.
On this adventure, all you need to bring is some appropriate clothing, sun protection, food, and drinks. Captain Josh will provide everything else including rods, reels, bait, and tackle. Everything you catch on this adventure will be released to protect the delicate balance of the estuary. This trip should be incredible!
Raised in North Carolina, Captain Josh spent his childhood on the water. His passion for fishing inspired him to obtain his Captain's License in 2019. Shortly after, he began taking customers on chartered trips. He loves showing others the joys of fishing and being out on the water. Whether you're an experienced angler or just learning to tie your knots, Captain Josh will show you a great time and get you hooked on a big one!
Josh took my boyfriend and I on a wonderful morning fishing trip. He is very knowledgeable about fishing and provided a personal experience for us. We caught some beautiful fish as he knows the best spots on the water. We definitely recommend booking with him!
Cpt Josh met me half way at a boat launch to accommodate me and got right after some fish. My lack of saltwater experience hindered the number of fish In The boat I believe, but even with bad weather for a bit we put Redfish in the boat! He ...Read More appreciates the resource and practices catch and release which was a big plus! Super chill guy, easy to talk to and is a good teacher. If I ever make it back this way I will book him again without hesitation. Highly recommend for a serious fisherman looking to get after em!
Josh had a good plan and worked hard to find fish all day. Equipment was top notch. We did not catch many but he gave some extra time and we found them late but we just missed our chance to bring in a nice one or two. Overall he gave ...Read More us tips to improve our fishing. Enjoyed our time with him.
Lots of great fishing location. Joshua is extremely knowledgeable about the best spots to fish. He also spent time showing us fly fishing techniques for fresh water & salt water. Really enjoyed our time with joshua. Easy going & very professional attitude. Also perfect boat ...Read More for inland fishing. Hope we can be back soon. Loved it. Great day!! Plus we caught some big fish. 8 pounds easy!!! Thanks joshua!!!
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
All rods, reels, and tackle are included.
Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.
You will get a refund if the trip is canceled due to weather.
No cleaning service provided.
No, this boat does not have a bathroom on board.
No meal provided.
Fishing License, Rods, reels & tackle
At an Additional Rate
No added costs.
Nothing required, we always recommend sunglasses, sunscreen, water, and weather-appropriate clothing.
Nothing additional needed.
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%).
Yes, cancel for free up to 7 days before the trip.
Where to Buy a Fishing License
No license needed for this trip.
4 Marina Street, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480, United States