Half Day Nearshore Trip

Starting at $500 | 4 Hour | Nearshore | 5 People | Trip #4513

About Your Trip

Get out there and enjoy the atmosphere of Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, and discover what fishing opportunities await you. Captain Drew is family and kid-friendly and will make sure put to show you some awesome fishing!

Captain Drew runs a 25' Maycraft Pilot House, which combines the serious fishing performance ... Read More

About Your Boat

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Additional Amenities
Two marine VHF radios, gps, fish finder, Bluetooth stereo

About Your Guide

Profile photo of Captain Experiences guide Drew
Captain Drew, based in the picturesque coastal town of Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, is a skilled fishing guide who offers anglers the opportunity to explore the rich waters of the Atlantic Ocean and the nearby Intracoastal Waterway. With a deep knowledge of the local fisheries and a genuine passion for ... Read More

Start Location

330 Causeway Drive, Wrightsville Beach, NC, USA | Bodies of water fished: Figure Eight Island, Masonboro Island, Carolina Beach Inlet, Lea-Hutaff Island, Wrightsville Beach

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.


You can play your own bluetooth music.


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

Federal Permit

This boat is federally permitted to go deep offshore.

Boat Restroom

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

Live Bait

No live bait provided.


Blacktip Shark, Bluefish, Bonito, Bonnethead Shark, False Albacore, Hammerhead Shark, Spanish Mackerel


Bottom Fishing, Cut Bait Fishing, Heavy Tackle Fishing, Light Tackle Fishing, Trolling

Packing / Extras

Everything you'll need for your trip
All rods, reels, and tackle are included, but we also recommend bringing sunglasses, sunscreen, weather-appropriate clothing, and any gear of your own you want to use on the trip.
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 7 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 7 days before the trip.



Verified Review Fishing

Great time! Can't wait to go back.

Michael N.


Fun time on the water. We caught over a dozen Spanish mackerel. Let the Captain what sort of fishing experience you are seeking.

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!