What would you recommend to anglers fishing in Wanchese, North Carolina for the first time?

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Jeremy Halford
Hudson, OH
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Рыбачил с Carrisma Sportfishing Июнь 23, 2020
If you are staying in Duck or Corolla plan on at least 55-75 minutes commute in the morning as it is a long way to Wanchese and speed limits are typically 35-45mph. The marina in Wanchese is pretty small but has a restaurant that is open early for coffee or breakfast sandwiches before you go - also has a full menu and beer when you return (or you can buy beer to bring on the boat if you have an afternoon trip). The same building has a public restroom in it. The first mate won't clean the fish for you like in other places I have been but there is a little shop on the grounds that does it for you when you return. For inshore trips cost was $0.50 of caught weight (ie. total weight of the fish, not just the fillets), this drops to $0.45 per pound for offshore trips. Everyone is super friendly and helpful.

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Mark Mahan
Mechanicsville, Virginia
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Рыбачил с Reel Thang Charters OBX Октябрь 2, 2021
We were hoping to catch a bit more fish, but the weather was maybe a bit too perfect with no current whatsoever. Still able to bring in speckled trout, gray trout, flounder, red drum and had a couple of blues get away.

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Spencer Reynolds
Gilbertsville, PA
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Рыбачил с Half-Fast Sportfishing Июль 12, 2021
We had some younger children with us and weren't sure how they would handle being on a boat for the first time so we decided on a near-shore, 4-hour trip. If it was just my buddy and I without kids we could have went out further for something a little bigger. The only species in-shore hitting were these ribbon fish which are slow trolled for. The kids caught fish and had a blast so our goal was accomplished. Maybe next year we can go out further for some tuna or mahi mahi, etc. But the boat, the captain and the mate were top notch and very friendly. Great 4-hour trip!

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Thomas Daley
Framingham, MA
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Рыбачил с Hitman Sportfishing Июнь 25, 2019
It was good in the early morning but as the day get to noon time it will get hot and there is no relief while fishing. The earlier you can get out the better it will be heat wise. The inshore fishing is for Mackeral and King fish. I thought the fish might taste strong but it cooked up great with some seasoning and EVOO. The King fish was given a big thumbs up from Grandma as this was our first time eating it.

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Peter Digiovanni
Brooklyn, New York
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Рыбачил с Half-Fast Sportfishing Июнь 15, 2019
Determine the type of fish you would like to fish for and plan accordingly. We went inshore or near shore fishing when we should have been deep sea fishing because our intended target fish was for mahi-mahi and Cobia but since we went inshore fishing we ended up catching Spanish mackerel and bluefish. Communicate with your captain through this website and you won't run into the same problems we did. It was last-minute excitement that had us booking without doing research. The Captain Crew in boat where everything we expected, the trip itself was great!!

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Rob Doney
Berkeley Heights, NJ
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Рыбачил с Hitman Sportfishing Август 24, 2021
Make sure you tell the captain what it is exactly you want to catch and they will get you there. No sense in wasting time angling for something you aren't set out for. They know where all of the hot spots are.

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Bruce Walsh
Manassas, VA
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Рыбачил с Riptide Charters Июль 5, 2021
It would be a mistake to overlook this experience. The pricing is better than expected, and The experience of a lifetime could be passed up. This Captain covers all angles and very prepared for the unforeseen.

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Chris Hines
Kitty Hawk, North Carolina
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Рыбачил с Hitman Sportfishing Сентябрь 30, 2020
Research what you want to fish for, and try to talk to the Boat Captain before going out. Captain Byrd of Hitman Sportfishing took time to listen to the kids, and after finding out my son dreamed of catching a shark, Hitman Sportfishing made it happen.

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Matthew Mccall
Lancaster, NY
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Рыбачил с Carrisma Sportfishing Август 24, 2020
If you're fishing OBX in Late summer, go for at LEAST a 6 hour charter... 4 hour charters troll for ribbon fish, which aren't all that exciting. A trip to the gulf stream for Mahi, Sails, or Marlin is WAY more fun.

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Chris Kerr
Annapolis, MD
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Рыбачил с **Cutawhiskie Charters** #1 Июль 16, 2019
Sun block. Plenty of food and drinks. A good attitude. Also understand that sometimes the conditions are not good for the fish you are after, and listen/consider the Captain's recommendations. Sometimes it works out better.

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David Young
Barton, VT
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Рыбачил с Carolina Girl Sportfishing OBX Май 8, 2019
The fishing is good in May, the day before my trip the charter boats caught plenty of tuna, a lot can change in 24hrs so my trip produced very few fish, it was just one of those days with little action.

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Tyler Musselman
Washington, District Of Columbia
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Рыбачил с Shine Eye Girl Charters Август 9, 2022
Be ready for a good time. This marina has everything, included plenty of boats and captains that will catch whatever is in season.

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Mike Lee
Lorton, VA
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Рыбачил с Carrisma Sportfishing Август 7, 2022
Captain Kenny and Brandon his first mate really know their business. The Carrisma is a great boat to fish from and we had an awesome fishing trip.

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Philip Shoemaker
San Antonio, TX
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Рыбачил с Fishing Taxi Sportfishing Июль 19, 2022
Don’t expect to catch fish as advertised as big game fish not caught in Sounds area! Mostly small fish and depends what fish are around on the particular time

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Jim Watkins
CORNWALL Borough, PA
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Рыбачил с STOLAT Fishing Charters Июнь 22, 2022
I truly have no experience fishing here. Our planned charted was canceled due to mechanical issues with the boat.

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John DeWald
Chesapeake, VA
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Рыбачил с Carrisma Sportfishing Июнь 29, 2022
What a great place to set out on a Sportfishing trip. The weather is great, great location and the fish are biting.

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Victor Milasus
Kill Devil Hills, NC
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Рыбачил с Miss Nell Sportfishing Август 16, 2022
Talk to the captain prior and get some ideas about your trip. It's all about communication.

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Lendell Porterfield
Herndon, VA
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Рыбачил с No Sweat Sportsfishing Август 5, 2022
Manage expectations. Every trip is different- sometimes you catch, sometimes don’t.

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Patrick Trainor
Richmond, Virginia
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Рыбачил с Righteous Fishing Charters Август 10, 2022
Got a little more wet than I thought but it was a hot day so it worked out perfectly

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Crystal Hutchings
Marietta, Ohio
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Рыбачил с Outcast Fishing Charters OBX Июль 5, 2022
Unfortunately we went out right after a storm and it was high tide which meant not much biting

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Jay Anderson
Mineral, VA
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Рыбачил с Provider Sportfishing Сентябрь 29, 2021
Big game fish are 40 miles out so plan an all day charter. Inshore fishing is fast and furious and fish are smaller. Fun nonetheless!

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Scott Lansing
Rockville, MD
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Рыбачил с Half-Fast Sportfishing Июль 28, 2021
Plenty of charter options. Tiki bar was great. Filet guys were fast. Ships store was great. Friendly folks all around.

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Taylor Anne Knueven
Clarksville, TN
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Рыбачил с No Sweat Sportsfishing Июль 13, 2021
Relax! It’s fun even if you’re not hauling in as many as you think you are, and be prepared to use a lot of arm strength to reel in even small fish! Ha!

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Jessica Chester
Cleveland, OH
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Рыбачил с **Cutawhiskie Charters** #1 Июнь 29, 2021
The ocean was very rough and when trolling we didn't even get a bite, we ended up going into the sound and individual fishing more where we did catch some but would suggest to do the all day trip.

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John Kovacs
Newberne, WV
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Рыбачил с Riptide Charters Июнь 22, 2021
Make sure you get the trip you’re paying for. If there’s inclement weather make sure you don’t end up on a trip that has no chance for success

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Donna Moran-Darcey
Ocean View, DE
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Рыбачил с Duck Hunter – 28' Июнь 24, 2021
Read different reviews and email different charters. My fishing charter with Duckhunter - 28 was excellent and Captain Hunter responded to mu texts/email very quickly.

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Charles Traylor
Moneta, Virginia
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Рыбачил с Riptide Charters Май 11, 2021
We had a great time with Captain Randy and caught 50- 60 fish in three hours time. I would recommend fishing in Wanchese.

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Adam Natale
Manteo, NC
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Рыбачил с Wet Kitty Charters – High Water Adventure Август 6, 2020
Could rain or storm at any time be ready for that. However good times with good people out of watches pier

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Mike Edlin
Mount Sterling, IL
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Рыбачил с Phideaux Fishing Май 24, 2020
Get there early so you can find the boat the day before. Call your captain and get any last minute instructions.

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Jack Tolbert
Moneta, VA
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Рыбачил с Outer Banks Outdoors Сентябрь 2, 2019
I prefer to book 1/2 or 3/4 day trips. No one's gets overly tired and I get to learn from different captains.