Port City Inshore Charters

Port City Inshore Charters offers amazing fishing trips out of Carolina Beach. Captain Bryan is an avid fisherman who decided to pursue his passion and turn it into a profession. For years, he’s been helping other people to catch fish and learn some new tricks. Anglers of all skill levels are welcome to join these adventures.

You’ll be fishing on a 20’ SeaPro that accommodates up to 3 anglers. This bay boat is powered by a 200 HP Suzuki engine and features the latest navigational electronics, safety gear, and a live bait tank. Offering a safe and reliable ride, you’ll be on your fishing spot in no time, ready to take on any challenge that you can find in these inshore waters.

The main fishing techniques on these trips are based on light tackle, spinning, and bottom fishing. There’s a variety of fish species you can catch, with the most popular ones being Redfish, Sheepshead, Flounder, Tripletail, Trout, Mackerel, and more. You get to keep the catch and after the trip, the captain will clean and fillet it for you free of charge.

Kids are welcome to join on these adventures, so bring them along and let them catch their first fish. All fishing licenses and equipment are included in the price. You only need to pack your sun protection, snacks, and drinks.

Port City Inshore Charters offers a year-round excitement for any type of anglers. Join for a day and take your slice of the action!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $550
    Join on this 7-hour fishing adventure, where you can go after Redfish, Flounder, Sheepshead, Trout, and many more. The captain will prepare everything you need of the equipment, so you only need to pack some snacks and drinks.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $450
    6 hours of fishing is enough to target a variety of species, such as Mackerel, Redfish, Black Drum, Flounder, and many more. The captain covers for your fishing licenses, equipment, and catch cleaning service.
  • Private trip
    Custom
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $400
    If you have a custom trip in mind. Weather it be time of day or night late evening early morning I can work with your needs! Evening cruises to!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $350
    4 hours of fishing are perfect for families with children, that don't want to spend too much time on the boat. It's a great opportunity for every member of your group to land a trophy of their own and have lots of fun doing it.
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About the Captain

Bryan Armstrong
Carolina Beach, North Carolina, United States
1 Fishing Report
ID & License verified
40 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since February 2021
Ever since I was a kid, fishing has been my favorite thing to do. I decided to turn my hobby into a profession and the rest is history. I prefer live bait fishing in the summer and artificial in the winter.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Black Drum Black Drum
Flounder Flounder
Redfish Redfish
Sheepshead Sheepshead

Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel
Spotted Seatrout Spotted Seatrout
Tripletail Tripletail

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Spinning
Jigging
Popping

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

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the date(s) of your booking.

Listing Policies

Pickup included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Carolina Beach to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 15% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% 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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Customer Reviews

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Carolina Reds
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
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Friendly captain
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98%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
93%
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James B.
High Point, NC
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A great day on the water!

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on June 23, 2021
Weather didn’t hold us back, even though it was very windy. We caught a really nice spot at the first spot early in the trip;...
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Jim D.
Rice, VA
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Fabulous Fishing Fun

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on August 26, 2021
My husband and I had an absolutely perfect day with Captain Bryan fishing the Intercostal Waterway off the coast of Carolina...
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Great 3/4 day trip!

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on June 16, 2021
Charter 6/16/21. Capt Bryan took me outside the inlet and we got in some great sight-casting for big Spanish.   Headed...
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Monica M.
Greensboro, NC
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Half Day with Captain Bryan

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on August 11, 2021
Great day with Captain Bryan.  He was very accommodating to all our fishing needs.  Excellent communication and very helpful...
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Cody U.
RONOK RPD AFS, NC
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4 hour trip with Captain Bryan

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on July 1, 2021
Had an AMAZING time! My wife and I booked this trip as a Father’s Day gift for my Father in law. Captain Bryan took us out...
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FAQs about Port City Inshore Charters

Port City Inshore Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $350 per group - Half Day Trip (4 hours)
  • $400 per group - Custom (4 hours)
  • $450 per group - 3/4 Day Trip (5 hours)
  • $550 per group - Full Day Trip (6 hours)

When you book a trip with Port City Inshore Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well

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

Port City Inshore Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

Port City Inshore Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping

Top targeted fish species with Port City Inshore Charters include:
  • Black Drum
  • Flounder
  • Redfish
  • Sheepshead
  • Spanish Mackerel
  • Spotted Seatrout
  • Tripletail