First Due Charters – Family Day

Visit First Due Fishing Charters and have a fun inshore trip on the beautiful waters of Emerald Isle. Explore inshore waters, flats, and the backcountry with Captain Andrew Lanier. Discover islands, dig clams, and search crab pots, all while enjoying nature. Just take your pick and the captain will make your trip the best possible.

You’ll start your journey on a 22’ Hancock boat. It’s powered by a 140 HP Suzuki engine and it can sit up to 6 passengers. Its onboard navigation includes modern GPS, a fishfinder system, and a radio. The boat’s got an ice-box so you can keep your drinks cool.

You’ll be clamming, crabbing, exploring the local nature, and relaxing. The boat’s children-friendly, so make your trip even better by having a nice family outing.

Captain Andrew will cover all the necessary gear for crabbing, as well as fishing licenses. Just pack some food and drinks before you go and you’ll be ready for your adventure.

Join First Due Fishing Charters and Captain Andrew in Emerald Isle and experience the lovely waters of North Carolina.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Family Excursion
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Nov 1
    $400
    Full day island hopping, clamming, crabbing and just a good all around local style boat day. You’ll get to check and reset crab pots, dig your own clams, and just relax on island time. You keep what you catch to enjoy for dinner. This will be your kids favorite part of vacation! License included, just bring your favorite drinks and snacks for the day.
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About the Captain

Andrew Lanier
Emerald Isle, North Carolina, United States
ID & License verified
26 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since October 2020
Captain Andrew Lanier welcomes you to Emerald Isle, an excellent fishing destination in North Carolina. He'll take you to the best spots in the area and make sure you get home with a catch you'll be proud of.

About this listing

Targeted species

Clam Clam
Crab Crab

Boat specs

Hancock (Skiff) originally built in 1999. Powered by a 140HP Suzuki engine.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Ice Box

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
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 included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Emerald Isle to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 30% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 30% 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
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
PayPal
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 3% charge will apply.

Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
5.0 / 5
out of 5 stars from 16 reviews
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (25)
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
86%
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Dave R.
Bridgeville, PA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fishing with Andrew

VERIFIED   Family Excursion on June 30, 2022
This week my family and I traveled to Indian beach for a week long vacation. While we were here, we decided we wanted to spend...
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Blake R.
Athens, OH
Excellent
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Experience:
Excellent
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Emerald Isle Inlet Experience

VERIFIED   Family Excursion on July 14, 2022
This is an excellent way to spend the day with the family (especially with young ones) enjoying the inlet activities only accessible...
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Betty S.
Oak Ridge, TN
Excellent
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Experience:
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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June fishing trip

VERIFIED   Family Excursion on June 7, 2022
Our family (1 child age 7 and 5 adults) had a great day.  We got to do everything we wanted: digging for clams, finding shells...
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Jeremiah W.
Richlands, North Carolina
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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September fishing trip

VERIFIED   NEW  Family Excursion on September 24, 2022
We had an awesome day on Andrews boat! The trip was versatile and fun for our whole family. Andrew was an excellent guide and...
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Laura L.
Hubert, North Carolina
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fantastic Trip

VERIFIED   Family Excursion on July 18, 2022
Capt Andrew was great!! Absolutely the best personality and he was very informative about numerous things. We really...
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FAQs about First Due Charters – Family Day

First Due Charters – Family Day offers the following trip to customers:
  • $400 per group - Family Excursion (5 hours)

When you book a trip with First Due Charters – Family Day, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with First Due Charters – Family Day include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Fishing License

First Due Charters – Family Day offers the following type of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing

First Due Charters – Family Day offers the following fishing technique:
  • Light Tackle

Top targeted fish species with First Due Charters – Family Day include:
  • Clam
  • Crab