After our season kick off was put on hold by a pandemic, we tried a second go-around only to be stunted by a weeks worth of wind and waves. Looks like we have paid our dues because the bite is back! Our offshore fleet brought meat to the docks; yellow and black fin tuna, wahoo, mahi, and even a blue marlin release! Our nearshore and inshore followed suit with cobia, spanish mackerel, speckled trout and bluefish.
Memorial Day weekend is looking just as busy the next couple days. To check availability for the upcoming week, give us a call at 252-441-6301 or check out our website, oregon-inlet.com!
Today, we only had one inshore bare the cold and wet weather of today, and they made it back with a pretty good catch! Puppy drum, bluefish, and speckled trout! It looks like the next few days are gonna be ugly, but give us a call at 252-441-6301 to book your charter! You can also book online or in person!
Happy fishermen (and women!) all around after 22 offshore boats made it out today and came back in with yellow fin tuna, mahi mahi, a few black fin tuna and a sailfish citation! Boats fishing nearshore saw good cobia action and spanish mackerel in the mix as well! Inshore folks found some pretty speckle trout and a few puppy drum.
Tropical storm Arthur is on it's way for the next couple days but give us a call @ 252-441-6301 or go online to book your offshore, nearshore or inshore charter for the post-storm fishing!
Once again, WELCOME back to the Outer Banks!
Welcome back to the Outer Banks!
Today, we saw many happy faces as people were able to get fishing! Offshore catches include yellowfin tuna, mahi, wahoo, and a citation blue marlin! No nearshore trips today, but the inshore fleet caught speckled trout and spanish mackerel!
Give us a call @ 252-441-6301 to book a charter, book online, or in person at Oregon Inlet Fishing Center.
We are so glad to have everyone back! Please stay safe, healthy, and happy!
The catch came in a big as our fishermen! The bite is picking up. Today our fleet brought in a mixed bag of meat fish; yellofin and bigeye tuna as well as some mahi! We are open and ready to go fishing, so give us a call at 252-441-6301 or book online at oregon-inlet.com to book you next adventure!
We are happy to see things starting to return to normal! Our crews took advantage of the nice weather and went fishing. Offshore, the yellowfin tuna kept lines tight today, with a few mahi in the mix as well! A single inshore boat also made a great return with trout, bluefish, and striper!
ALL visitors will be able to access the Dare County on May 16, 2020 beginning at 12:01 a.m.! Should you need to cancel/reschedule any existing charters beyond the May 16th date please contact your captain directly. Their numbers can be found on the boat bio page. We will also be extending our hours of operations beginning Monday, May 11, 2020 to Sun-Sat 9am-5pm. There are guidelines set by the CDC that our ship store will be practicing to ensure the safety of our employees, captains, crews, and customers. Ex: physical barriers at registers and booking desks, social distancing, and cleaning procedures. See you all very soon and welcome back!
As an essential business, Oregon Inlet Fishing Center remains open but with limited hours. We are open Mon-Fri 10am-1pm. If you visit us in person we do encourage you to wear a mask and abide by all CDC guidelines set in an effort to prevent the spread of Covid-19. These measures are in place to protect our staff, captains, crews and customers.
Dare County's Stay Home- Stay Healthy order has been extended to May 22,2020.
Dare County will open to non-resident property owners who have a valid entry permit with matching government issued ID according to the schedule below:
1) Beginning Monday, May 4 at 6:00 a.m. - Entry begins and is ongoing for non-resident property owners whose last name begins with A-I
2) Beginning Wednesday, May 6 at 6:00 a.m. - Entry begins and is ongoing for non-resident property owners whose last name begins with J-R
3) Beginning Friday, May 8 at 6:00am - Entry begins and is ongoing for non-resident property owner whose last name begins with S-Z
Decisions regarding access for visitors will be addressed at a future date following necessary syndrome surveillance and monitoring of resource availability after non-resident property owners return and state orders are updated.
If you are an existing charter between now and May 22 please call your captain directly with any concerns, cancellations, or reschedules. You can find their contact information on their boat bio on our website oregon-inlet.com.
All county entry procedures can be found at darenc.com in detail.
We will be closing today early and will re-open Monday at 10am. If you have an existing charter in the near future, please visit darenc.com to review entry restrictions. Any concerns regarding your reservation, contact your captain directly; you can find their number on our website within their boat bio. For all other inquiries, call us at 252-441-6301. Thank you!
Yellow fin are still biting good! And if you're currently allowed in dare county, we'll take you fishing! If you have an existing charter in the near future please visit darenc.com to review any entry restrictions. Any concerns regarding your reservation, please contact your captain directly. You can find their number on our website within their boat bio. For all other inquiries give us a call at 252-441-6301!
Oregon Inlet Fishing Center recognizes and is practicing all CDC recommended cleaning procedures and beyond. We will continue our regular hours of operations safely and in return ask customers to take proactive measures to ensure the safety and health of our captains, crews, and employees. Should you have any concerns regarding an existing charter, please call your captain directly. Let's go catch a tuna, not a virus!
Yellowfin tuna are here and biting by the limits. These tunas are making it in whole! Excellent tuna fishing right now; if you have the craving give us a call at 252-441-6301 or book online @ oregon-inlet.com. There are plenty of boats available and itching to go!
Boy do we have a tale of tails for you today! Blue marlin release in March? Yes! 61 inch bluefin keeper? That too! We also had some great yellowfin tuna fishing, and a wahoo displayed on the docks today. Never know what the ocean will gift you one day to the next. To book your experience, give us a call @ 252-441-6301
Today's charters went out for bluefin and managed a few releases but came back throwing yellowfin tunas onto the docks! We have the potential of bad weather for the next few days, but hope to get back to the grind Sunday.
To become a part of the action, give us a call @ 252-441-6301 or book online @ oregon-inlet.com