Buck Nasty Fishing Charters is located in Emerald Isle. However, the crew also frequents the Morehead City area.

Capt. Tommy will do his best to make sure you have a fun day full of fishing. This involves 5 hour trips, mainly fishing for Spanish Mackerel, King Mackerel, Redfish, Seabass, Bluefish, and Dolphin, 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, drift fishing, jigging, and spinning.

Your fishing adventure starts on a 21’ Kencraft Challenger boat that can safely take up to 4 anglers.

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 Buck Nasty Fishing Charters.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip–Inshore/Nearshore (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $500
    Your charter with Captain Tommy will be targeting fish species that are currently biting during the time of your stay here. You leave the dock at 7:00 a.m. and finish the trip at 12:00 p.m. The trip covers all the gear and licenses.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip–Inshore/Nearshore (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $500
    For those anglers or adventurers who choose to sleep in, Buck Nasty Charters offers a 5-hour afternoon trip. It will depart at approximately 1:00 p.m. and return at approximately 6:00 p.m.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip – Offshore
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $800
    A combination trip consisting of bottom fishing and trolling.
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About the Captain

Tommy Grady
Emerald Isle, North Carolina, United States
23 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
19 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since February 2022
Captain Tommy welcomes you aboard his boat and offers a fun-packed fishing adventure on some of North Carolina’s various fishing grounds.

About this listing

Targeted species

Black Drum Black Drum
Bluefish Bluefish
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Black) Black Grouper

Boat specs

Kencraft Challenger (Saltwater fishing) originally built in 2019. Powered by a 200HP Yamaha engine.

Length
21 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of fishing

River Fishing
White Oak River
Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Radar

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Fishing License

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 14 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 14 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.
Child Friendly
No Smoking
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% 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
Bank Transfer
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 1.5% charge will apply.

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Recent Fishing Reports

Great flounder fishing!!
Great flounder fishing!!
September 21, 2022
Buck Nasty Charters would like to thank Charlie “ Murphy “ Derek, Evan,and Chris for fishing with us !! We fished for 4 hours today. We caught our 5 man limit in 2 hours and and culled up for the next 2 hours!! We had an absolute blast even if we couldn’t get a nice Spanish to come right!! Thanks again guys!!
Nearshore slam!! Flounder, gray trout, a
Nearshore slam!! Flounder, gray trout, a
September 3, 2022
Buck Nasty Charters would like to thank Chris, Paula, and Caleb for fishing with us today!! The bite was slow to start with but boy did it heat up with an awesome nearshore slam!! Flounder, gray trout and Spanish mackerel…… it’s what’s for dinner!!

Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
5.0 / 5
out of 5 stars from 19 reviews
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (24)
Half day with the best captain in NC!
Half day with the best captain in NC!
Half day with the best captain in NC!
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Good experience
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Friendly captain
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Recommend this charter
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Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
89%
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Travis H.
Chapel Hill, NC
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

If you’re looking to actually catch fish Captain Tommy is your guy

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip–Inshore/Nearshore (PM) on June 25, 2022
I’ve been on several fishing charter boats, this experience has been my favorite by far. Tommy is very knowledgeable, helpful...
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Matthew A.
Hubert, North Carolina
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
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Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Half-day in-shore

VERIFIED   NEW  5 Hour Trip–Inshore/Nearshore (AM) on September 8, 2022
The weather was not in our favor, but Captain Tommy was very straightforward about our chances for finding good fish. We gave...
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Thomas H.
Martinsville, IN
Excellent
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Excellent
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Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Best in the business.

VERIFIED   NEW  5 Hour Trip–Inshore/Nearshore (PM) on September 7, 2022
If you want a guide that is honest,knowledgeable and all around a good guy Tommy is your guy he is easy to get along with and...
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Anthony F.
Spartanburg, SC
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
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5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Half Day trip with Captain Tommy

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip–Inshore/Nearshore (AM) on August 12, 2022
Very knowledgable and taught a crew of inexperienced fishers a lot. The weather leading up to the trip was showing rain and...
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Chris M.
Phoenix, AZ
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half day with the best captain in NC!

VERIFIED   NEW  5 Hour Trip–Inshore/Nearshore (AM) on September 3, 2022
Captain Tommy definitely knows how to get fish in the boat. I have fished both coasts and Alaska and this captain is top notch!...
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FAQs about Buck Nasty Fishing Charters

Buck Nasty Fishing Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $500 per group, additional $50 per person after 3 guests - 5 Hour Trip–Inshore/Nearshore (AM) (5 hours)
  • $500 per group, additional $50 per person after 3 guests - 5 Hour Trip–Inshore/Nearshore (PM) (5 hours)
  • $800 per group, additional $50 per person after 3 guests - 8 Hour Trip – Offshore (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Buck Nasty Fishing Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Outriggers
  • Radar

Trips booked with Buck Nasty Fishing Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Fishing License

Buck Nasty Fishing Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • River Fishing (White Oak River)
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing

Buck Nasty Fishing Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Drift Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Buck Nasty Fishing Charters include:
  • Black Drum
  • Bluefish
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Grouper (Black)
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Redfish
  • Sailfish
  • Seabass (Black)
  • Sheepshead
  • Snapper (Vermilion)
  • Spotted Seatrout
  • Triggerfish (Gray)