Visit the quaint community of North Carolina and you’ll discover that the area offers some interesting fishing opportunities. So don’t miss out and contact Venture Charters NC and they’ll enable a fishing session for you. Captain Nathan Grosshandler will show you around the area and hopefully, by the end of the trip, you’ll have bagged plenty of fish.

You get to cruise the local waters on board the Carolina Skiff center console model from 2014. It is 21’ and it can accommodate up to 4 guests, which is ideal for small families and groups of friends. For your better fishing experience, there’s fishfinding equipment available. The boat is fitted with a single Suzuki 4-Stroke engine with 115 hp.

This charter covers the inshore and nearshore area. The fish bites all year round and you can always encounter Redfish and Speckled Trout, while Flounder and Cobia are only available during the season. You should check with the crew in advance. You get to target your fish with a large variety of fishing techniques that include light and heavy tackle, trolling drift fishing, and even flounder gigging.

Before you hop aboard, be sure to acquire your North Carolina fishing license. As for the necessary fishing equipment, lures, and bait the charter’s got you covered. Additionally, the crew offers refreshments and snacks for your greater enjoyment. If you get lucky you get to keep your catch and the crew will help you with bagging and cleaning.

Have yourself a relaxing day out on the water and book a trip with Venture Charters NC.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Inshore
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $600
    Use the opportunity with this 8-hour trip and spend a full day on the water. Get yourself extra time to fish for Red Drum, Speckled Trout, Sheepshead, and Flounder early in the morning, then go for a big Shark in the afternoon.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip – Nearshore
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $500
    During this 5 hour trip, we'll troll the nearshore area for Spanish Mackerel, Bluefish, Bonito, and King Mackerel. Perfect for catching a dinner feast! (Weather depending)
  • Private trip
    Evening Half Day Trip- Inshore
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 PM
    $400
    Fish from 6:30pm-10:30pm for Red Drum and Speckeled Trout. Just as great fishing as the morning, sometimes even better, especially for the non-morning person!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Inshore
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $400
    Set off on this 4-hour trip and fish the sound and creeks for Red Drum, Speckled Trout, Sheepshead, and Flounder.

About the Captain

Nathan Grosshandler
Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, United States
9 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since June 2021
Captain Nathan Grosshandler has a great love for fishing and he would like to share it with others. He enjoys seeing a big smile when anglers get their big catch. He'll do his best to transfer his knowledge and enthusiasm for fishing onto others.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Cobia Cobia
Flounder Flounder
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Redfish Redfish

Seabass (Black) Black Seabass
Shark (Blacktip) Blacktip Shark
Shark (Bull) Bull Shark
Sheepshead Sheepshead

Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel
Speckled Trout Speckled Trout

Boat Specs

Carolina Skiff (Center console) originally built in 2014. Powered by a 115HP Suzuki 4-Stroke engine.

Length
21 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Drift Fishing
Flounder Gigging

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
GPS
Fishfinder

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks

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 Atlantic Beach to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
You Keep Catch

Payment

Book with 20% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% 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 2% charge will apply.

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Customer Reviews

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Appropriate for children
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Satisfied with the boat
100%
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Dana D.
Washington, DC
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July fishing trip

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip – Inshore on July 17, 2021
Nathan did everything in his power to ensure our trip was a success and as well as providing beautiful scenery .  Nathan’s...
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Matt T.
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Excellent Near Shore Trip

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Nearshore on August 11, 2021
My son and I took a near shore trip with Captain Nathan.  We had a great time and reeled in a lot of fish.  We caught a 8...
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Jennifer R.
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Nearshore fishing trip with Captain Nathan

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Nearshore on July 7, 2021
Captain Nathan and first mate Greg provided an amazing day of fishing for my boys. We caught 14 Spanish Mackerel trolling and...
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Grieg A.
Wilmington, NC
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Nearshore Fishing

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Nearshore on July 1, 2021
Nathan was a great guide today! Despite some rough weather we had a great time. Nathan is knowledgeable about fishing, an expert...
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Belpre, OH
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Great morning fishing

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip – Inshore on July 23, 2021
Took a 4 hr trip , had a blast, caught some fish and had a great time , would definitely recommend, wish I had more time to...
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FAQs about Venture Charters NC

Venture Charters NC offers the following trips to customers:
  • $400 per group - Evening Half Day Trip- Inshore (4 hours)
  • $400 per group - Half Day Trip – Inshore (4 hours)
  • $500 per group - 5 Hour Trip – Nearshore (5 hours)
  • $600 per group - Full Day Trip – Inshore (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Venture Charters NC, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder

Trips booked with Venture Charters NC include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Snacks
  • Drinks

Venture Charters NC offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing

Venture Charters NC offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Drift Fishing
  • Flounder Gigging

Top targeted fish species with Venture Charters NC include:
  • Cobia
  • Flounder
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Redfish
  • Seabass (Black)
  • Shark (Blacktip)
  • Shark (Bull)
  • Sheepshead
  • Spanish Mackerel
  • Speckled Trout