Carolina Flare Sportfishing

If you’re looking to experience some world-class sportfishing in a truly authentic and intimate fishing community, then get ready to explore the plentiful waters surrounding Wanchese, NC! Join Carolina Flare Sportfishing for a day out on these seriously productive fishing grounds, where you’ll be battling some impressive big game fish.

Caroline Flare Sportfishing charters pride themselves on showcasing (and reeling in!) the very best that these waters have to offer. They can’t wait to introduce you to the variety of species that make up this colourful fishery. Whether you’re a hardcore angler looking to deep drop for some seriously huge deep sea beasts, or are a novice fisherman who wants to discover the best technique for reeling in your dream catch, there really is something for everyone.

You’ll be cruising the waters in a 35’ Carolina Classic offshore sportfishing boat. She can accommodate up to 6 guests, plus your captain and a first mate. You’ll all be able to reel ‘em in at the same time, so get ready for some serious competition when it comes to battling these hard-fighting fish! Onboard, you’ll find top-notch navigational and safety gear, including life jackets for children, as well as a full toilet. You’ll be traveling up to 50 miles offshore in plenty of comfort!

As for the species you’ll be targeting, it’s all about the big game here. Get ready to come face-to-gills with Mahi Mahi, Yellowfin Tuna, Wahoo, and an impressive variety of Billfish ranging from Blue Marlin to Sailfish. You’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing your opponent! Your captain will have you deep dropping, trolling, jigging, and maybe even kite or drift fishing for your dream catch.

Your trip includes top-quality rods and reels, so you’ll be properly armed for battle against these hard-fighters. Live bait is also included to tempt your species. All that’s left is for you to come aboard Carolina Flare Sportfishing charters—just bring your best game face!



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  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip - Offshore
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    11 hour trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 1 Sep - 31 May
    $1,600
    up to 6 persons
    If you're looking to come face-to-gills with some seriously impressive big game fish, then this is the perfect trip for you! Come aboard Carolina Flare Sportfishing and get ready for battle. You'll be traveling between 30 to 50 miles offshore to troll for a seriously enviable variety of species, such as the hard-fighting Yellowfin Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, and Billfish such as Blue Marlin. There's also the option to bottom fish. Top-notch rods and reels are included. Bring your best game face!
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Targeted Species

Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Little Tunny (False Albacore) Little Tunny (False Albacore)
Marlin (Blue) Marlin (Blue)
Marlin (White) Marlin (White)
Sailfish Sailfish
Swordfish Swordfish
Tuna (Bigeye) Tuna (Bigeye)
Tuna (Bluefin) Tuna (Bluefin)
Tuna (Skipjack) Tuna (Skipjack)
Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Carolina Classic (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 2006. Powered by 2 540HP Cummins engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.

Length
35 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Offshore Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing
Kite Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

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

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
First Mate
Fishing License

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 3 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 agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
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
PayPal
Checks
Bank Transfer

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3% fee.

About the Charter Operator

Carolina Flare Sportfishing
Wanchese, North Carolina, United States
Member since September 2018
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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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5.00
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Full Day Offshore with Capt. Russ and crew
Full Day Offshore with Capt. Russ and crew
Full Day Offshore with Capt. Russ and crew
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100%
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Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
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Mike E.
Fayetteville, NC
 5.00
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Full Day Offshore with Capt. Russ and crew

VERIFIED   May 19, 2019
Folks it don’t get any better than this! Captain Russ and his crew are extremely professional, knowledgeable, hard...
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Full Day with Captain Tyler

June 9, 2018
We took a business/client full day fishing charter trip this summer. This was absolutely the best fishing experience that any...
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Todd G.
Rocky Mount, North Carolina
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We had a blast fishing on the Taildancer. Carolina Flare Sportfishing is the best around.  I have been on other trips...
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