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We are going to the OBX in June. Looking at going near shore fishing or possibly off shore. Was wondering if anyone would have any recommendations on a good fishing charter. We will have 2 kids going ages 9 and 12.
June is prime time yellowfin tuna out of oregon inlet, lots of good boats to choose from out of oregon inlet fishing center and pirates cove. Waste Knot, Desperado, Hooker, True Grit, to name a few are all top notch.
Also nearshore, Carolina Style is a really good option
Brian king out of Wanchese marina or Matt Lusk also at Wanchese marina-top notch inshore. Dave Watkins -castaway is the best around the inlet and also a great guy out of the fishing center. Off shore if you want meat-smoker, waste knot -capt Barry is as good a person you will find. Karl on fistful out of pirates cove is great for near shore. June is prime time speckled trout. If it doesn’t freeze it’s gonna be epic!
Fished on the waste knot last spring and we smoked the tuna, both yellow fin and big eye. Was back to the dock by 2 with all the fish the boat could hold. Capt. Barry is a good captain, Nick from wicked tuna was the mate. Fun trip!
fished on skirt chaser out fishing center had good experience. Smoker is a good boat too. Lots of excellent choice, only a few I’d stay away from.