Reelin Pelican Fishing - Offshore

4909 Fish Factory Road
Southport NC, United States

Reelin Pelican Fishing Charters offers unforgettable offshore fishing adventures in the Southport area of North Carolina. This charter is made for lovers of the deep blue waters and the large fish that dominate them. You will have plenty of opportunities to target some of the world’s best big game fish and capture it on camera for lifelong memories.

The crew is led by Captain Rob Capps who has fished these waters since he was just a little boy. He will take you out on his 26-foot Maycraft Pilothouse 2550 cabin boat that was made for the offshore water. It is powered by a 250 HP Yamaha Four Stroke engine that makes is sound and powerful on the chop.

Reelin Pelican Fishing Charters will take you fishing for Snapper, Yellowfin Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Blue and White Marlin, Cobia, King Mackerel, Sailfish, Wahoo, and many more offshore species that migrate through this part of North Carolina.

The trip will include all the fishing gear such as rods, reels, tackle, bait, and a fishing license. Make sure you bring a cooler to transport your fish home safely!


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    12 Hours Gulf Stream - 5 Person
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    12 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 1500
    up to 5 persons
    On this monster trip, you will spend 10 amazing hours on the water targeting offshore species such as Mahi Mahi, Marlin, Sailfish, Snapper, Mackerel, Wahoo, and Tuna. Species caught will depend on the seasonality.
  • Private trip
    10 Hours Offshore - 5 Persons Max
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    10 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 1300
    up to 5 persons
    On this monster trip, you will spend 10 amazing hours on the water targeting offshore species such as Mahi Mahi, Marlin, Sailfish, Snapper, Mackerel, Wahoo, and Tuna. Species caught will depend on the seasonality.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip - 5 Persons Max
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 990
    up to 5 persons
    On this full day trip, you will spend 8 hours fishing the offshore waters for desirable species such as Marlin, Sailfish, Mahi Mahi, Tuna, Mackerel, Wahoo, and more.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip - 5 Persons Max
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 790
    up to 5 persons
    This is an offshore adventure that will see you targeting Kingfish, Mahi Mahi, Tuna, Sailfish, Cobia, and more species depending on the season you go out.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Marlin (Blue)

Marlin (White)
Sailfish
Spanish Mackerel
Tuna (Blackfin)

Tuna (Yellowfin)
Wahoo

Boat Specs

Maycraft Pilothouse 2550 (Cuddy cabin) originally built in 2006. Powered by a 250HP Yamaha Four Stroke engine.

Length
26 ft
Capacity
5 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Handline

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Drinks
Fishing License Included

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 14 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
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

About the Captain

Robert Capps
Southport, North Carolina, United States
Member since February 2017
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Captain Robert was born and raised in Oak Island and runs his charter full-time and is also a Commercial Fisherman. He has a real passion for the ocean and fishing and has fished from Nags Head to the Florida Keys in the US, the Bahamas and in Mexico. He learned his craft from a number of first-class Captains, both charter and commercial. He is a charter member of the “Chips A Hoy” fishing team, as well as a local King Mackerel tournament team. He splits his time spent with them as a captain and a mate. Robert also has King Mackerel tournament fishing experience, and the Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament. He was a participant of many inshore Flounder and Redfish tournaments. He says: "A day on the water with me will always bring great excitement and memories.".
Response time: 11 hours
Response rate: 87%

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Photos by reviewers (4)
4.08
out of 5 stars from 4 reviews
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8 hr offshore
8 hr offshore
Captain Robert is the man
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
50%
Friendly captain
75%
Recommend this charter
75%
Appropriate for children
75%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
50%
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Greg Calder
South Hill, VA
 5.00
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8 hr offshore

VERIFIED   August 4, 2018
The Pelican took care of this TX boy. The weather seemed iffy but he took a chance for me and called it right. Put us on fish...
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Caleb Cunningham
Fayetteville, North Carolina
 5.00
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Captain Robert is the man

VERIFIED   May 20, 2017
Five of my friends and I went out with Captain Robert on Saturday and were blown away with an awesome experience.  Captain...
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Wade Fields
Ft. Washington, Maryland
 3.67
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1/2 day PM inshore Captain Rob

VERIFIED   June 8, 2017
Due to bad weather “cold front” we had to take inshore trip. Cap said water temp had dropped 10 degrees. Captain...
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Tim Bryson
Southport, North Carolina
 2.67
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6hr trip

VERIFIED   June 1, 2017
I wasn’t expecting the captain to be a 23yrold and he didn’t have a mate to help him. The lines kept getting crossed...
Tim Bryson does not recommend Reelin Pelican Fishing - Offshore
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