One of our top picks in Beaufort. Get ready for the adventure of a lifetime with Beaufort Charters, fishing the deep blue waters offshore for an all-star cast of pelagic predators, including Wahoo, Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, and even Yellowfin Tuna! Add a who’s who of reef species to the menu, and you are in for a fishing trip like you have never had before!
Beaufort, NC, may not be the most famous sportfishing location in the country, but it is worthy of being listed with the best of them. This is due to the simple fact that it has the closest deep sea drop-off of the entire East Coast, plummeting to bare bedrock just 50 miles from the dock. What this means is that even a half day trip can have you targeting species you would normally have to travel half the day just to get a glimpse of!
Captain Daniel Varner aims to give you nothing less than the best offshore fishing experience of your life, and as such he had the “Sea Grappler” custom built in 2008 to his own exacting standards. Weighing in at 32 feet, she can easily accommodate 4 anglers, and cruises a hair under 25 knots, impressive considering her size!
The Sea Grappler features all you could ask for of a top sportfishing boat. The latest electronics will get you exactly where you need to be, where a full spread of outriggers and downriggers let you target multiple species at once to maximize the action, and a fighting chair gives you the upper hand in even the most punishing of big game battles. Couple all that with tournament grade tackle for a variety of weight classes and techniques, and you are ready for a showdown with the biggest and meanest the Atlantic Ocean can throw at you!
Captain Daniel Varner has over 30 years of local experience, and going the extra mile is now a matter of principle for him. He works with his clients before each trip to make sure they get exactly what they are after. His skilled crew will not rest until your arms can no longer hold a rod, and will send you home with more fish than you will know what to do with!
Get ready for the adventure of a lifetime with Beaufort Charters, fishing the deep blue waters offshore for an all-star cast of pelagic predators, including Wahoo, Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, and even Yellowfin Tuna! Add a who’s who of reef species to the
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Custom Built Boat (Flybridge) originally built in 2008. Powered by a 450HP Cummins diesel engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 24 knots.
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.
About the Captain
Member since May 2017
Went fishing on August 2, 2017
We had a relaxing and fun day on the Sea Grappler near shore fishing. Dan and Mike are courteous and professional. Great outing on the water gor our family of 4. Caught a bunch of fish!
Fished August 2017Fished August 2, 2017Jeff Ketz recommends Beaufort Charters
Went fishing on July 26, 2017
Great trip! Captain was very knowledgeable about the waters. Tried very hard to put us where the fish were at all times. Very friendly person fun to be around.
Fished July 2017Fished July 26, 2017Edward Fox recommends Beaufort Charters
Went fishing on June 17, 2017
This trip with Capt Dan exceeded our expectations. He and his mate, Mike, were very friendly and helpful. They helped us clean our fish after the trip. We’ll definitely book with them again…probably a full day the next time.
Fished June 2017Fished June 17, 2017Replied to this review on June 18, 2017
My mate Mike and I really enjoyed having you and your son fish with us. Thank you for choosing Beaufort Charters.David Campbell recommends Beaufort Charters
Replied to this review on June 18, 2017
My mate Mike and I really enjoyed having you and your son fish with us. Thank you for choosing Beaufort Charters.
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