Little Shell Charters

708 Harbor Road
Wanchese NC, United States

Little Shell Charters is based out of Wanchese, North Carolina, and offers inshore and offshore trips on the waters around the Outer Banks. They strive to make sure that all of their charters have the best time possible on the water. Little Shell Charter is not only a team of professional anglers, but are also family-friendly. You could even bring your pets on board!

You will spend the day aboard their 42’ Provincial boat, which comes powered by a 580 HP Caterpillar engine. It is equipped with all the latest state-of-the-art electronics and fish finding equipment to save your time when locating fish. The deck is very spacious and offers partial cover if you need a break from the elements, and is well suited for up to six anglers. The vessel is equipped with outriggers, downriggers, livewell, and has all the necessary safety and first aid equipment. The cabin is air-conditioned and features a TV, as well as a full head (toilet) for your comfort when spending a day on the water.

Little Shell Charters make catching fish their business! The crew specialize in light and heavy tackle, bottom fishing, trolling, drift fishing, and will assist you to target species such as Tuna, Shark, Redfish, Cobia, Amberjack, Bluefish and many more.

All you need to do is to decide which species you want to take off your bucket list and the crew will customize your trip to meet your specific needs. Stay within 6 miles or head further out and check the bite as far as 35 miles offshore.

Trips come with rods, reels and terminal tackle, as well as lures, live bait, and fishing licenses. You can feel free to bring your own food and drinks.

Little Shell Charters is based out of Wanchese, North Carolina, and offers inshore and offshore trips on the waters around the Outer Banks. They strive to make sure that all of their charters have the best time possible on the water. Little Shell Cha


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  • Full Day Trip
    10 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 1900 private charter
  • 3/4 Day Trip (PM)
    6 hour trip, starts at 12:30 PM
    US$ 875 private charter
  • 3/4 Day Trip (AM)
    6 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 875 private charter
  • Half Day Trip (AM)
    4 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 600 private charter
  • Half Day Trip (PM)
    4 hour trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 600 private charter
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About this listing

Boat Specs

Provincial (Downeast) originally built in 2001. Powered by a 580HP Caterpillar engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 18 knots.

Length
42 ft
Capacity
6 persons
Types of Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Drift Fishing
Targeted Species
 
Amberjack
 
Bluefish

 
Cobia
 
Redfish

 
Shark (Hammerhead)
 
Shark (Porbeagle)

 
Tuna (Bluefin)
 
Tuna (Skipjack)
Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License Included
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 3 days before the trip date.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.

Other Policies  
Child Friendly
 
You Keep Catch
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Payment

20% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker 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.

About the Captain

Buddy Coppersmith
Wanchese, North Carolina, United States
Member since July 2016
Buddy Coppersmith is the captain of Little Shell Charters, who is a real threat to any fish. Fishing has always been his lifelong passion. Buddy can be found on the waters almost every day of the year. If he is not taking his friends and clients out, he goes fishing for himself. Buddy prefers catching whatever patrols the waters, so choosing one favorite species is an impossible task!
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

Customer Reviews

4.71 out of 5 stars from 7 reviews

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Targeted fish which were biting which was boats choice and it was an enjoyable trip and the crew worked hard to keep us on fish. Maybe next time will ask to target bigger specie of fish with same crew.

Fished August 16, 2017
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Trip was a lot of fun for my hole family even in the rain

Fished August 14, 2017
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Fished August 1, 2017
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