Back Sound Fishing Charters

If you are ready to experience the North Carolina Crystal Coast has to offer, then you are ready to book a trip with Back Sound Fishing Charters! Captain Jason Frivance has spent many years fishing the Crystal Coast. Raised in Beaufort and currently living in Harkers Island, Captain Jason Frivance has over 20 years of experience in the United States Coast Guard. stationed in North Carolina 6 out of his 20 years.

Jump aboard a 22’ Kencraft Bayrider skiff, powered by a reliable Yamaha 150 HP four-stroke engine. This boat has been updated in recent years with navigational features and safety equipment. There’s enough space for 4 guests to fish in comfort.

The species you’ll be targeting depends on the season and which trip you choose. These can include Drum, Trout, Cobia, Spanish Mackerel, King Mackerel, Black Seabass, Flounder, Sharks, Bluefish, Bonito, and much more. Whatever your skill level is, there is a fish out there with your name on it!

The captain will provide you with live bait, prepared before the trip. This gives you more time spent fishing. Water is also provided on every trip. You are encouraged to bring along your own food and drink. Also supplied is your fishing license for the day. Please wear appropriate clothing for the weather and bring along plenty of sunscreen.

Capt. Jason trailers his boat most of the time so is able to pick you up in Beaufort & Morehead City if you prefer.

Book now with Back Sound Fishing Charters for the trip of a lifetime you’ll never forget!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $650
    This is an 8-hour fishing trip, fishing inshore or nearshore, depending on the weather. Target Kingfish, Spanish Mackerel, Little Tunny, Black Seabass, Cobia, Redfish, and many more. All fishing equipment is included in the price.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $500
    This is a 6-hour trip inshore or nearshore fishing. The captain will take you to the best fishing spots he can find and put you on fish. Some of the species you can go after are Redfish, Spanish Mackerel, Trout, Flounder, Black Drum, and more.
  • Private trip
    Trophy Red Drum Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Aug 1 - Sep 30
    $500
    This is a night fishing trip for old Red Drum in the Pamlico Sound.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 6 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $400
    Explore inshore and nearshore spots on this morning trip. Anglers of all skill levels are welcome to join, so don't hesitate to come. You'll learn how to use the equipment and how to recognize when is the right time to start reeling.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $400
    Start this afternoon adventure on the water and target various inshore species. You can go after Spanish Mackerel, Redfish, Trout, Flounder, Black Drum, and many more. The captain covers your fishing equipment, so just pack some snacks and drinks.
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About the Captain

Jason Frivance
Beaufort, North Carolina, United States
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22 Customer Reviews
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Member since July 2020
Captain Jason is a 20-year vet with U.S. Coast Guard license. He has always loved the water and what it has to offer. Fishing is fun and challenging, which makes it a perfect combo.

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Targeted Species

Bluefish Bluefish
Bonito Bonito
Cobia Cobia
Flounder Flounder

King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Little Tunny (False Albacore) Little Tunny (False Albacore)
Redfish Redfish
Seabass (Black) Black Seabass

Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel
Speckled Trout Speckled Trout

Boat Specs

Kencraft Bayrider (Center console) originally built in 2003. Powered by a 150HP Yamaha engine.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Fishing License

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 1 day prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 1 day 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.
You Keep Catch

Payment

Book with 15% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% 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
PayPal
Checks

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Customer Reviews

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Satisfied with the boat
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Catch intended fish
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Full day inshore for two

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip on September 11, 2021
Prior to the trip I touched base with Jason and let him know what fish that we wanted to target and what type of fishing we...
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6-hour trip with Captain Jason

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip on July 29, 2021
My son Connor and I had a great time fishing the Back Sound with Jason at the helm. We hooked into four keepers (two red drums...
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Cary, NC
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Full Day with Captain Jason

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip on August 13, 2021
The four of us had a great 8 hour fishing trip with Captain Jason. His boat easily accommodated all of us and we didn’t feel...
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Baltimore, MD
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Absolutely wonderful!

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (PM) on August 26, 2021
I can’t say enough good things about Jason. We had an awesome time. He’s very kind, easy to talk to, and an expert at fishing...
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Great half day trip with Captain Jason

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (AM) on July 22, 2021
My 7-yr old and I went on a great half day trip with Captain Jason! My son caught some large flounder and some pretty big trout,...
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FAQs about Back Sound Fishing Charters

Back Sound Fishing Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $400 per group - 4 Hour Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • $400 per group - 4 Hour Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • $500 per group - Trophy Red Drum Fishing (5 hours)
  • $500 per group - 6 Hour Trip (6 hours)
  • $650 per group - 8 Hour Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Back Sound Fishing Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well

Trips booked with Back Sound Fishing Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Fishing License

Back Sound Fishing Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing

Back Sound Fishing Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging

Top targeted fish species with Back Sound Fishing Charters include:
  • Bluefish
  • Bonito
  • Cobia
  • Flounder
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Little Tunny (False Albacore)
  • Redfish
  • Seabass (Black)
  • Spanish Mackerel
  • Speckled Trout