Bogue Sound Charters is located in Emerald Isle and offers to show you a memorable time in these waters.

Capt. William will do his best to make sure you have a fun day full of fishing. This involves 4 to 8-hour trips, mainly fishing for Spanish Mackerel, King Mackerel, Redfish, Seabass, Bonito, and Little Tunny, depending on the season and conditions on the day. On these trips, you can expect to use techniques such as light tackle, bottom fishing, trolling, and spinning.

Your fishing adventure starts on a 22’ Pathfinder boat that can safely take up to 6 anglers. This boat comes with a wireless trolling motor.

All rods, reels, and terminal tackle are included in the price so you can focus on what really matters, fishing. Your trip will include all the necessary fishing licenses for the day. The crew will clean and fillet your catch for you to take home at the end of the trip. The boat will be supplied with drinks for your pleasure, be sure to let the captain know if you have any questions or want to bring your own.

Book your trip now and hit the water with Bogue Sound Charters.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun)
    $500
    During this half day trip, Capt. William will take you to chase Trout in the area's backwaters, stalk Drum in the marsh, or head off the beach for Mackerel and Bonito. You and the captain will depart at 7:00 a.m. and return after 4 hours on the water.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Fri, Sat, Sun)
    $650
    This 6-hour trip allows you more time on the water. During this trip, you and the captain will fish for a variety of our local inshore and nearshore species. Depending on where the bite is, you could be inside chasing Red Drum, Flounder, and Trout or nearshore looking for a King, Cobia, or Spanish bite. The captain will provide all gear and tackle, just bring your own food and drinks.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Fri, Sat, Sun)
    $750
    If more time on the water is what you need, this full day trip is what you want. You will spend the day chasing a wide variety of nearshore and inshore species. All gear and tackle will be provided for you, just bring your food and drinks for the day.

About the Captain

William Parker
Emerald Isle, North Carolina, United States
ID & License verified
2 Customer reviews
Response time 2 hours
Member since January 2022
Explore the rich inshore and nearshore waters of Emerald Isle and create lovely fishing memories together with Captain William.

About this listing

Targeted species

Amberjack Amberjack
Bonito Bonito
Jack Crevalle Jack Crevalle
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)

Boat specs

Pathfinder (Bay boat) originally built in 2013. Powered by a 150HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 43 knots.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor

Trip includes

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

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 7 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.
You Keep Catch

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
PayPal
Checks

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Customer reviews

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Excellent
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John G.
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Overall

Half day with Captain William

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip on September 23, 2022
Caught a dozen fish and two blue crabs. Captain William knows where to go. The captain was always polite and respectful and...
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Andrw F.
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Top notch

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on July 23, 2022
We had a great day in the water! Captain William was looking out for our best interests and gave it all he had to make our...
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FAQs about Bogue Sound Charters

Bogue Sound Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $500 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - Half Day Trip (4 hours)
  • $650 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 3/4 Day Trip (6 hours)
  • $750 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - Full Day Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Bogue Sound Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor

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

Bogue Sound Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing
  • Flats Fishing

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

Top targeted fish species with Bogue Sound Charters include:
  • Amberjack
  • Bonito
  • Jack Crevalle
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Little Tunny (False Albacore)
  • Mackerel (Atlantic)
  • Redfish
  • Seabass (Black)
  • Spanish Mackerel
  • Spotted Seatrout