Laidback Charters is located in Ocean Isle Beach and offers to show you a memorable time in these waters. A charter company dedicated to serving the clients with the best fishing trip possible having fun and catching fish, make your memories with a knowledgeable and courteous staff.

Capt. Danny will do his best to make sure you have a fun day full of fishing. This involves 6 to 12-hour trips, mainly fishing for King Mackerel, Cobia, Dolphin, Seabass, Wahoo, and Grouper, depending on the season and conditions on the day. On these trips you can expect to use techniques such as heavy tackle, bottom fishing, trolling, big game fishing and jigging.

Your fishing adventure starts on a 39’ Contender boat that can safely take up to 6 anglers. This boat provides a smooth ride with cruising speeds to get you fishing fast,all the latest electronics and top notch safety gear to make the day productive and safe.

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.

Book your trip now and hit the water with Laidback Charters.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip – Offshore
    In demand! Last booked: 1 day ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $1,000
    This trip is 25 to 30 miles offshore, targeting king mackerel, cobia, barracuda, sailfish, and mahi. Live bait is used as well as dead bait. Roughly 6 hours of fishing time. All prices are subject to a fuel surcharge based on market prices: 10% added when prices reach $ 3.50, 15% added when prices reach $4.00. Tips are appreciated.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Offshore
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,500
    This 10 hour trip will offer a mix of trolling with live bait and bottom fishing for tasty fish such as grouper,blackbass,snapper, and others, this trip will range around 40 to 50 miles off with an average of 6 to7 hour fish time ** all prices are subject to fuel surcharge based on market prices 10% added when prices reach $ 3.50 15% added when prices reach $ 4.00 tips are appreciated
  • Private trip
    10 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    10 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,800
    This trip targets grouper, blackbass, snapper and an assortment of other bottom dwellers, this usually an hour to hour and a half ride time to some great fishing grounds, with roughly 6 hrs fish time. **All prices are subject to fuel surcharge based on market prices: 10% added when prices reach $ 3.50 15% when prices reach $4.00. Tips are appreciated
  • Private trip
    12 Hour Trip – Gulfstream Trolling
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    $2,000
    This charter targets wahoo,tuna,mahi, sailfish,marlin,grouper and other big game fish. The ride is about 65 miles to the edge of the gulfstream,ride timegenerally is 1hour 45 minutes to 2 hours aboard the 39' contender with 4 people * all prices are subject to fuel surcharge based on market prices. 10% added when prices reach $ 3.50. 15% added when prices reach &4.00. Tips are appreciated fir good service.
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About the Captain

Danny Cox
Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina, United States
ID & License verified
3 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since January 2022
Grew up close to the nc coast fishing for a Hobby for 25 years. Absolutely loved it so I made it a career, now I never fill like I'm working because I'm doing what I love

About this listing

Targeted species

Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Gag) Gag Grouper
Grouper (Scamp) Scamp Grouper

Boat specs

Contender (Center console) originally built in 2021. Powered by 3 450HP Mercury engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 50 knots.

Length
39 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing

Fishing techniques

Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
First Mate
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 not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not 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
Visa
Mastercard
Checks
Bank Transfer

Not included in the trip

Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Radio

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
5.0 / 5
out of 5 stars from 3 reviews
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
67%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
100%
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Chad S.
Sherrills Ford, NC
Excellent
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5.0 / 5
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Fishing with Danny

VERIFIED   NEW  Full Day Trip – Offshore on July 12, 2022
I’m a very avid offshore fisherman .Captain Danny is the best. Best boat on the east coast and very kid friendly. Numerous...
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Bret M.
Raleigh, NC
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3/4 Day with Captain Danny

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip – Offshore on July 7, 2022
Absolutely fantastic experience and fishing. Captain Danny went out of his way to make sure we were comfortable and had everything...
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Dominique C.

The captain canceled

VERIFIED   June 25, 2022
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FAQs about Laidback Charters

Laidback Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $1,000 per group, additional $50 per person after 4 guests - 8 Hour Trip – Offshore (8 hours)
  • $1,500 per group, additional $50 per person after 4 guests - Full Day Trip – Offshore (8 hours)
  • $1,800 per group, additional $50 per person after 4 guests - 10 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing (10 hours)
  • $2,000 per group, additional $50 per person after 4 guests - 12 Hour Trip – Gulfstream Trolling (12 hours)

When you book a trip with Laidback Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Multimedia System
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Outriggers
  • Ice Box
  • Radar

Trips booked with Laidback Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • First Mate
  • Fishing License

Laidback Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing

Laidback Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Jigging
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Laidback Charters include:
  • Cobia
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Grouper (Gag)
  • Grouper (Scamp)
  • Grouper (Snowy)
  • Jack (African Pompano)
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Sailfish
  • Seabass (Black)
  • Tuna (Blackfin)
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)
  • Wahoo