The system moved on and a few boats, including 2 Make-Up charters, ventured out to the stream today. Anglers pulled in limits of mahi mahi and good numbers of black-fin, as well.
Even bigger news is the activity in the In- Shore today! My goodness, the reels were screaming with some amazing speckled trout landed on light tackle today! Anglers enjoyed limits of speckled trout and some nice puppy drum on both trips with our captains!
The Miss Oregon Inlet had some busy reel action, too! Anglers pulled in some great sea mullet, flounder, croaker, sea bass, spot, bluefish, puffers, pigfish, and pinfish on both trips! Some awesome fish frys happening tonight! There are tickets available for both trips, give us a call and purchase your tickets in advance.
Summer is still here, folks! You need your day on the water! Give us a call and let us get you hooked up 1-800-272-5199! If you'd like to be included in a Make-Up Charter, as available, submit your request on our homepage by clicking on "Book A Make-Up Charter"! Come on! What are you waiting for??!!
Just ahead of the tropical disturbance, a few boats ventured out today to the Gulf Stream and had a little bit of luck! Anglers pulled in some black-fin tuna, a few yellow-fin tuna, and some mahi. There were also some billfish releases, with some youngsters gettin' it done tody! Congrats to Lindsey Braxton for a sailfish release, Chris Sheats for a blue marlin release, Andreas Kuester for a white marlin release, John Buck for a white marlin release, Erika Keil for a white marlin release, Cooper Lamon for a white marlin release, Jayden Chuskoff for a blue marlin release, Congrats to Sydney Stokes for a blue marlin release, and to Brayden Wassler for a white marlin release! Amazing work! But, the gal wins big today...Congrats to Megan Stokes for a 54 lb wahoo! Nice work!
Anglers In-Shore had some nice sound striper, red drum releases, and speckled trout.
There is good availability coming up, pending this disturbance in the Atlantic. Fingers crossed it moves way out to sea so we can continue this excellent billfish action!
Anglers aboard the Miss Oregon Inlet ventured out for both morning and afternoon trips today. Fishing was a bit slow to start, but anglers pulled in sea mullet, pigs, and pins.
Now that this wind is settling down and rain isn't a large part of the forecast, we have fingers are crossed for a great day of fishin' tomorrow!!
My goodness! The winning continues! Congratulations to our Top Junior Anglers on winning the NC Governor's Cup Award! 1st Place Top Angler Vance Fortier and 2nd Place Top Angler Brown Gaddy! Thank you for representing Oregon Inlet Fishing Center so well!! The next generation is off to a fantastic start!
There were several GRAND SLAMS today and some dinner to go with those bills! Anglers pulled in some mahi, tilefish, yellow-fin tuna, and black-fin tuna.
Anglers aboard the Near-Shore boats brought in spanish macs, some bluefish, and triggerfish.
Anglers aboard the In-Shore boats brought in flounder and speckled trout, some limits.
Anglers aboard the Miss Oregon Inlet Headboat enjoyed more great flounder fishing, pulling in some nice keepers well over the minimum required length. We enjoyed hosting the Byers group this afternoon on a private charter.
There is still good fishin' happening!! Get yourself booked by calling 1-800-272-5199 or visiting our homepage to book online.
DOUBLE GRAND SLAM! GRAND SLAMS all around!! Today was an amazing day for the billfish and yes, there were some meat fish brought to the docks along with those flags!
With the winds picking up, it was a bit of a bumpy ride for In-Shore boats, but anglers still enjoyed catches of flounder, speckled trout, and some nice reds today.
Anglers on Near-Shore boats had a few bluefish and some spanish macs, as well as some triggerfish.
Anglers aboard the Miss Oregon Inlet are still on the flounder and we are seeing some very nice sizes coming off the boat on each trip.
Give us a call and let us get you booked 1-800-272-5199. Tickets are available for the Miss Oregon Inlet and may be purchased by phone or online at www.missoregoninlet.com. Advanced purchase is recommended.
Congratulations to our Anglers!
Ryan Bateman - Blue Marlin release Ryan Bateman - WHite Marlin release Kristin Bateman - White MArlin release Steve Proctor - White Marlin release Robert Pervere - White Marlin release
Noah Wisner - Sailfish release Hunt Qualls - Sailfish release Robert Pervere - Sailfish release Kristin Bateman - Sailfish release David Reese - Sailfish release Wilberth Diaz - Sailfish release Kate Reese - Sailfish release Steven Duff - Sailfish release McGilbra Cutchin - Sailfish release
Congratulations again to all of our Anglers!
Congratulations to our Anglers!
Richard Starling - White Marlin release Edward Hickman - White Marlin release Brent Coffman - White Marlin release Joseph Picone - White Marlin release Budge Hunter - White Marlin release John Staunton - White Marlin release Aldo Nourly-Ello - White Marlin release Mark Ello - White Marlin release Darcy Woodward - White Marlin release Bibi Nourly-Ello - White Marlin release Reed Waller - White Marlin release Nolan Keifer - White Marlin release Jack Bryant - White Marlin release Davis Bryant - White Marlin release William Hughes - Sailfish release John Hickman - Sailfish release Stephen Smite - Blue Marlin release Michael Woodford - Yellowfin Tuna 70 lbs Anthony Williams - Red Drum release
We say it all the time.......O.I.F.C. Captains are the best and know how to GET. IT. DONE!!
New Captain and boat owner Chris Kubik quickly made his way to the top of the leaderboard on Day 1 and remained there through the final weigh-in on Day 4. His team secured the top boat of the week, first place overall, first place tuna (69.8 pounds), first place in the Day One daily and jackpot and second place in the Day Two daily.
Veteran Captain Arch Bracher soared to secure the 2nd spot on the leaderboard. The team won second place boat and overall points, plus first place in Day Two daily standings and jackpot for 17 white marlin releases.
New Captain Chris Gornell sailed into the 3rd place spot early on and his team secured the finish with 15 billfish releases.
Veteran Captain Charles Haywood rounded out the top 5 group with a solid 5th place finish for 13 billfish releases.
We also want to recognize Brown Gaddy, son of Captain Fin Gaddy of the Qualifier, for earning Top Jr. Angler with 250 points for his billfish releases! Awesome work!
The Management and Staff of Oregon Inlet Fishing Center are proud to work with these great captains and mates everyday!! We congratulate them for their successes in the tournament!
Fresh off of the fast-paced billfish tournament circuit over the last week, we had quite a few captains putting anglers on the fish today! Anglers were pulling in some billfish to earn some trophy citations as well as some nice meat fish today. Congrats to the anglers releasing billfish today: Asen Dinen - white marlin; Richard Fields - white marlin; Patrick Horsley - white marlin; Vasile Calin - blue marlin; Sean DeFeo - blue marlin; Anthony Kincaid - sailfish. Anglers also pulled in some good numbers of mahi, black-fin, yellow-fin, and wahoo!
Anglers in the Near-Shore enjoyed good triggerfish, king macs, spanish macs, and a few bluefish today. There were also some catches of cobia and other varieties today.
Anglers in the In-Shore continue to enjoy good speckled trout, drum, and more! Catches are being brought in on fly and light tackle.
There are trips available this week across the fleet and on the headboat. Give us a call and let us get you booked 1-800-272-5199 or visit our homepage to book online. If you would like to be included in a Make-Up Charter, as available, log onto our homepage and click on "Book a Make-Up Charter" or visit us in person here at the Fishing Center.
You know you want to go!!
Yet another banner day!! Several boats were sporting flags upon their arrival to the docks this afternoon! Congrats to Chester Pawlowski, Jeffrey White, and to Anthony Whitehurst, for sailfish releases. Congrats to Joshua Anderson and Matthew Thomas for white marlin releases. Congrats to Carol Whitehurst for a blue marlin release, earning her group a GRAND SLAM today! Nice work!! Other anglers enjoyed catches of yellow-fin, black-fin, mahi, and wahoo, including this 53 lb whopper, pulled in by Rhonda. Congrats!!
Anglers fishing with In-Shore captains had another stellar day of speckled trout fishing, hauling in some amazing keepers destined for a dinner plate! There were also some drum in the slot size and cobia catches, as well.
Anglers our in the Near-Shore today enjoyed a good day of spanish mac fishing, pulling in good numbers of nice keepers. There were also catches of king macs and triggerfish, as well.
Are you ready for your day out on the water? Then, what are you waiting for.......give us a call 1-800-272-5199.
There are still trips available for the coming days and tickets are open for trips out on the Miss Oregon Inlet this week, morning or afternoon! You know you wanna go! Give us a call!
Have you ever seen such good speckled trout fishing?! These kids enjoyed a great day of fishing on an In-Shore boat, catching great numbers of specks, keeping only what they were allowed, and releasing nearly 3 times more! They enjoyed fishing and catching these beauties on light tackle, too!! Great experience=great memories!
Anglers Near-Shore had catches of tilefish, spanish macs, bluefish, and drum. Several anglers enjoyed catching good numbers of triggerfish and few king macs, today.
The Miss Oregon Inlet anglers are still catching the flounder in good numbers today! They also enjoyed catches of grey trout, sea mullet, croaker, spot, puffers, and pinfish.
Anglers in the gulf-stream enjoyed some good billfish action today, with one boat bringing in a 627 lb blue marlin! Other catches include good numbers of mahi, some black-fin, and yellow-fin, as well as a couple of amazing wahoo!
There is time to schedule your trip out this week! Give us a call 1-800-272-5199 and we'll get you booked. If you'd like to be part of a Make-Up Charter, as available, log onto our homepage and click on "Book a Make-Up Charter" to submit your request. You can always visit us at the Fishing Center to do your request in person!
It's time! Get booked and enjoy your day out!
Check out the In-Shore boats on all-day trips today!! Angler Derek Allen pulled in a trophy citation tilefish weighing in at 14 lbs! Nice job! White marlin any length counts and congrats to Jeff Allen for his white marlin release!! There were also some red drum releases not quite long enough for the trophy citation, but definitely some exciting reel action just the same! Anglers also enjoyed catches of speckled trout on fly rod and spinning rod, again today!
Anglers Near-Shore also had some red drum releases, as well as good spanish macs, bluefish, and triggerfish. There are also a few albacore and a few tilefish being brought in.
Anglers Off-Shore are enjoying catches of mahi, black-fin, yellow-fin, and a few wahoo, with some billfish thrown in for good measure. Congrats to Thomas Nemel for his sailfish release and to Cindy Walsh for her sailfish release! Nice work!
Anglers on the Miss Oregon Inlet, aka "The Flounder Pounder" are enjoying some excellent flounder fishing and bringing some nice keepers back to the docks! Anglers were also pulling in sea mullet, pins, pigs, spot, croaker, lizardfish, and sea robin today.
WE ARE SUPER PROUD OF OUR BOYS IN THE PIRATE'S COVE TOURNEY - CONGRATS TO THE PELICAN FOR TAKING THE DAILY TODAY! POINT RUNNER IS HOLDING ONTO 1st PLACE OVERALL!! YOU GUYS ARE AMAZING!!
Give us a call and get your date on the calendar 1-800-272-5199. If you'd like to be part of a Make-Up Charter, submit your request online or here in person at the Fishing Center! We want to take you fishing!