S. S. Fish Witch II Charters

300 Canal Drive
Carolina Beach NC, United States

If you are looking for the finest angling opportunities that Carolina Beach has to offer, you can’t go wrong with Fish Witch Charters. Captains Carl and Shane Snow will work hard to put their talent to work for you, making sure you have the trip of a lifetime.

The company offers a variety of fishing trips that will suit any angler’s needs and specific wishes. You can stay in the calm waters of the inlet or venture up to 60 miles offshore, spend your day trolling or bottom fishing for whatever is in season – the opportunities are infinite!

The impressive list of your potential catches includes Spanish and King Mackerel, Barracuda, Little Tunny, Blacktip Sharks, Amberjack, Black Seabass, Red Snapper, Black Grouper, Gag Grouper, Spotted Seatrout, Flounder, Yellowfin Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, Wahoo, Mahi Mahi, Sailfish… and the list keeps going!

Fish Witch Charters operates a 42’ Wilder Express Sportfisherman boat, fresh on the water in 2000. It comes powered by twin 370 Volvo Diesel engines and has plenty of fishing space for up to 6 anglers.

The boat is fully rigged with top-notch electronics and professional accessories to make a great catch possible. There is a toilet on board, along with an ice-box for the catch, a fighting chair, outriggers, and downriggers for a professional fishing experience. The only thing that’s missing is you!

All trips come with the use of gear and tackle by Penn and Shimano, bait, lures, and licenses. The first mate will clean and bag your catch at a small fee of 50 cents per pound.


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    12 Hour Trip - Gulfstream
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    12 hours trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    US$ 2000
    up to 6 persons
    This trip will take you up to 60 miles offshore for Mahi Mahi, Tuna, and other species.
  • Private trip
    12 Hour Trip - Bottom Fishing
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    12 hours trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    US$ 1650
    up to 6 persons
    Enjoy a full-day adventure for Snapper, Grouper, and many more.
  • Private trip
    12 Hour Trip - Trolling
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    12 hours trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    US$ 1550
    up to 6 persons
    If you want to spend your whole day concentrating on trolling, this is your trip. You will be targeting Kingfish, Wahoo, and many more.
  • Private trip
    10 Hour Trip - Bottom Fishing
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    10 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 1400
    up to 6 persons
    If you want to add a couple of hours to your time on the water, this trip is ideal for you. You will bottom fish for Snapper, Grouper, and other species.
  • Private trip
    10 Hour Trip - Trolling
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    10 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 1300
    up to 6 persons
    This is an ultimate trolling adventure for King Mackerel, Wahoo, Barracuda, and other species.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip - Bottom Fishing
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 1100
    up to 6 persons
    Take your friends out for a fun day of bottom fishing with Grouper and Snapper among the popular catches.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip - Trolling
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 1000
    up to 6 persons
    This eight-hour trip will take you trolling for King Mackerel, Wahoo, Barracuda, and other species.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip (AM)
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    5 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 600
    up to 6 persons
    Add one more hour to your time on the water and go for Spanish Mackerel, Kingfish, Barracuda, and other species.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip (PM)
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    5 hours trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 600
    up to 6 persons
    On this afternoon trip, you will be fishing for Kingfish, Spanish Mackerel, and other species.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (AM)
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 500
    up to 6 persons
    This morning trip will take you fishing for Spanish Mackerel and other species in the inlet.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (PM)
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 500
    up to 6 persons
    On this afternoon trip, you will be fishing for Spanish Mackerel and other species in the inlet.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack
Barracuda (Great)
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Gag)

King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Sailfish
Seabass (Black)
Shark (Blacktip)

Snapper (Red)
Spanish Mackerel
Tuna (Yellowfin)
Wahoo

Boat Specs

Wilder Express Sportfisherman (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 2000. Powered by 2 370HP Volvo Diesel engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 18 knots.

Length
42 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Kite Fishing
Handline

Amenities

Toilet
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
First Mate
Fishing License Included

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 14 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
Visa
Mastercard
American Express

About the Captain

Shane & Carl Snow
Carolina Beach, North Carolina, United States
Member since May 2018
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Our style of fishing is diversified. We do all types of fishing, nearshore to offshore. We specialize in teaching our customers how to fish and letting them do as much as they want to catch the fish. Carl: "After serving in the USCG, decided to start fishing for a living and making sure his customers got hooked on this awesome sport!" Shane: "Grew up fishing. Loves it just like his dad and is following in his dad's footsteps!"
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.87
out of 5 stars from 34 reviews
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Peach group guys weekend
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Good experience
94%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
91%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
91%
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Nathan Landis
Wendell, NC
 5.00
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July fishing trip

VERIFIED   July 28, 2018
I have been on more fishing trips probably than the average person I have fished all over the country and all over the world...
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Ronald Gates
Papillion, NE
 5.00
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Excellent Day of Fishing

VERIFIED   August 5, 2018
We went out for a half day of fishing with the Fish Witch crew and had an amazing time. The crew and captain were very knowledgable...
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David Eng
State College, PA
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Great time with Shane Snow!

VERIFIED   September 6, 2018
Our family had a wonderful time fishing with Captain Snow on the Fish Witch II!  From the moment that we boarded the boat...
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Joe Mcmullen
Lillington, NC
 5.00
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10 hours trolling teip

VERIFIED   August 2, 2018
Awesome trolling trip and a full box of kings, Spanish, barracuda, and an AJ. Captain Shane and Mate Chip are top notch and...
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Jennifer Lopez
Charlotte, NC
 5.00
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Awesome first time experience!

VERIFIED   July 4, 2018
Went on a half day trip on 4th of July and it was a good one. Definitely will book again and will recommend. Everyone, the...
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November 03, 2018

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