Reel Tight Adventures – Oriental

Come visit Oriental, NC and join Reel Tight Adventures for a fun day of fishing! If you’re looking for a knowledgable guide with decades of local fishing experience, then Captain Allen Heath is your guy. He caters each of his trips to fit the needs and preferences of each client, regardless of their level of experience.

You’ll be fishing from a 22’ Sea Hunt bay boat, powered by a 200 HP Yamaha engine. She comes with a GPS, fishfinder, VHF radio, and wireless trolling motor, as well as top-quality tackle and safety gear. She accommodates up to 3 guests and kids ages 5 and older are welcome aboard.

Your fishing areas range from the mouth of the Neuse River into the nearshore waters of the Atlantic. Your target species include Striped Bass, Spotted Seatrout, Redfish, Black Drum, and Founder.

Capt. Allen specializes in a range of techniques, such as bottom fishing, trolling, jigging, popping, and Flounder gigging. You can try out a few of these or stick to what you know best, it’s up to you! Regardless of what you choose, you’ll be provided with state-of-the-art equipment, including gigs and Penn and Shimano rods and reels.

Just remember to purchase a fishing license before your trip. You can do so online or at a local bait and tackle shop. Feel free to bring snacks and drinks, as well as sunscreen, sunglasses, a hat, and any other personal items you may need.

Start planning your trip today and let Reel Tight Adventures show you the time of your life. Everything you need is included, the only thing missing is you, so book your trip today and get ready for an incredible adventure with Capt. Allen!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Mixed Bag
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Nov 30
    $700
    Get ready to experience some of the best fishing that North Carolina has to offer. This trip will see you going after the likes of Redfish, Spotted Seatrout, Black Drum, Striped Bass, and Flounder. Rods, reels, and bait are supplied by the captain, so just pick up a fishing license and the rest will be taken care of.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Fall/Winter Trout
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Sep 15 - Mar 15
    $650
    The Fall and Winter is still a good time to go fishing around these parts. You'll be targeting species like Striped Bass, Black Drum, Redfish, Spotted Seatrout, and occasionally Flounder. Rods, reels, and tackle are included, so just pick up a fishing license on your way and get ready for a fun adventure on the water!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Old Drum (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jul 1 - Oct 20
    $550
    On this trip, you'll be fishing from the mouth of the Neuse River out into the inshore waters of the Atlantic. Your main target species is Redfish but you'll also have plenty of opportunities to catch Black Drum, Striped Bass, and Spotted Seatrout. All necessary fishing equipment is included in the trip. Just be sure to pick up a fishing license and the rest will be taken care of.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Old Drum (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Jul 15 - Oct 20
    $550
    The inshore waters of Oriental, NC have top-notch "Old Drum" fishing grounds. You better come ready to put up a fight though because these Reds don't come up without a fight! All necessary gear and bait are included in the trip. Just get your fishing license before the trip and the crew will take care of the rest.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Mixed Bag (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Nov 30
    $500
    If you're looking to target a range of inshore species then this is your trip. You'll have the chance to catch Spotted Seatrout, Black Drum, Redfish, Striped Bass, and Flounder. Rods, reels, and bait are included in the price. Just be sure to purchase a fishing license and the rest will be covered by the crew.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Mixed Bag (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Nov 30
    $500
    Get ready to mix it up a bit and target a wider range of species. On this trip, you'll be going after Redfish, Spotted Seatrout, Black Drum, Striped Bass, and Flounder. All necessary gear will be provided, so just get your fishing license and come down to the dock ready to fish!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Winter Trout (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Sep 15 - Mar 15
    $450
    The colder seasons still provide good fishing opportunities in North Carolina. You'll be fishing the likes of Spotted Seatrout, Redfish, and occasionally Flounder. Rods, reels, and tackle will be provided for you. Just be sure to purchase a fishing license before your trip and everything else will be covered.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Winter Trout (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Sep 15 - Mar 15
    $450
    If you're not a morning person, this is the trip for you. You'll be targeting Red and Black Drum, Spotted Seatrout, and Striped Bass in and around the Neuse River area. This trip includes rods, reels, and bait, so just pick up a fishing license and come down to the dock ready to have a good time!

About the Captain

Allen Heath
Oriental, North Carolina, United States
5 Customer Reviews
Member since May 2019
Captain Allen Heath grew up fishing the Neuse River, Pamlico Sound, and Downeast Carteret County areas, targeting a range of local inshore species. He's been fishing these waters for over 25 years and started chartering almost a decade ago. It was a natural decision for him to become a captain and help people enjoy fishing while providing them with the best angling opportunities around.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Bass (Striped) Striped Bass
Black Drum Black Drum
Flounder Flounder
Redfish Redfish

Spotted Seatrout Spotted Seatrout

Boat Specs

Sea Hunt (Bay boat) originally built in 2017. Powered by a 200HP Yamaha engine.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
3 persons

Types of Fishing

River Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Popping
Flounder Gigging

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 7 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

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 25% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 25% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

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

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FAQs about Reel Tight Adventures – Oriental

Reel Tight Adventures – Oriental offers the following trips to customers:
  • $450 per group - Half Day Trip – Winter Trout (AM) (5 hours)
  • $450 per group - Half Day Trip – Winter Trout (PM) (5 hours)
  • $500 per group - Half Day Trip – Mixed Bag (AM) (5 hours)
  • $500 per group - Half Day Trip – Mixed Bag (PM) (5 hours)
  • $550 per group - Half Day Trip – Old Drum (AM) (5 hours)
  • $550 per group - Half Day Trip – Old Drum (PM) (5 hours)
  • $650 per group - Full Day Trip – Fall/Winter Trout (8 hours)
  • $700 per group - Full Day Trip – Mixed Bag (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Reel Tight Adventures – Oriental, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor

Trips booked with Reel Tight Adventures – Oriental include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle (Penn & Shimano )
  • Live Bait
  • Lures

Reel Tight Adventures – Oriental offers the following types of fishing:
  • River Fishing
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing

Reel Tight Adventures – Oriental offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Flounder Gigging (Equipment included )

Top targeted fish species with Reel Tight Adventures – Oriental include:
  • Bass (Striped)
  • Black Drum
  • Flounder
  • Redfish
  • Spotted Seatrout