First Due Fishing Charters–Inshore

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 4 anglers. Its onboard navigation includes modern GPS, fishfinder system, and radio. The boat’s got an ice-box so you can keep your drinks and 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 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Nov 1
    $350
    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
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16 Customer Reviews
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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
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Ice Box
GPS
Fishfinder
Ice Box

Trip Includes

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

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 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 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
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 30% 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

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

Customer Reviews

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Angler Rating
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Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
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Abigail S.
Canton, OH
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Best money we’ve spent on this trip.

VERIFIED   NEW  Family Excursion on August 23, 2021
What an unbelievable day! This is an adventure we will all remember. We started our adventure off clamming. We have never done...
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Shari W.
Wake Forest, NC
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Great time creating memories!

VERIFIED   Family Excursion on April 12, 2021
First, I appreciated Andrew for communicating before our trip to ensure we picked the best day and had the right expectations. ...
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Mark M.
United States
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Family adventure with Capt Andrew

VERIFIED   Family Excursion on April 7, 2021
This was one of the best charters we’ve taken. Capt Andrew was awesome with my 9yr old who has a short attention span. He...
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Wade B.
Lake Shore, MD
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Half day family excursion with Capt Andrew

VERIFIED   Family Excursion on July 14, 2021
Outstanding, family friendly trip!! Capt Andrew was extremely knowledgeable and professional. He answered every question and...
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Kenley M.
Youngstown, OH
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Excellent day!

VERIFIED   Family Excursion on June 20, 2021
This was an excellent day to spend on the water. Andrew was amazing and knew where to go exactly ... knew the water like the...
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FAQs about First Due Fishing Charters–Inshore

First Due Fishing Charters–Inshore offers the following trip to customers:
  • $350 per group - Family Excursion (5 hours)

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

Trips booked with First Due Fishing Charters–Inshore include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting (Dependent on scheduling )
  • Fishing License

First Due Fishing Charters–Inshore offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

First Due Fishing Charters–Inshore offers the following fishing technique:
  • Light Tackle

Top targeted fish species with First Due Fishing Charters–Inshore include:
  • Clam
  • Crab