Carly A Sportfishing offers year-round Gulf Stream Charters out of Manteo, North Carolina. Departing from Pirate’s Cove Marina at Oregon Inlet, the crew can go more than 35 miles out to reel in the big fish. Captain Jon Weiss has over 20 years of fishing experience, so he has the knowledge to make sure your trip is productive.

You will go out aboard the Carly A, a 57’ Johnson Boatworks flybridge boat. It is a seaworthy fishing machine that comes powered by twin 800 HP Caterpillar engines. It is rigged with state-of-the-art navigational electronics and was built with safety in mind. The boat can accommodate up to 6 anglers.

With the local waters world-renowned for excellent sportfishing opportunities and the crew that was born to fish, you have all the chances to have the time of your life. Each trip comes with everything you need to make an outstanding catch. You will have tournament-grade tackle and bait, as well as a license.

Leave all your problems and worries behind! The local waters are home to a variety of fish species. Whether you are looking for a special day with your friends and family or just want to catch the big one, the crew got you covered. On your day out, you will be going for Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, and Blackfin, Bluefin, Yellowfin, and Bigeye Tuna.

You only need to bring something to eat and drink, your camera, appropriate clothing, and a cooler to take your catch home.

Join Carly A Sportfishing and have an unforgettable time fishing in the prolific waters of North Carolina!



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  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Gulf Stream
    In demand! Last booked: 3 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Feb 1 - Dec 31
    $2,200
    Our Gulf Stream Charters are about 36 miles one way. We will run further if we have to. There is always something to catch here. February and March are good for catching Giant Bluefin Tuna. April, May, June can get see you fishing for Yellowfin Tuna, Bigeye Tuna, and Mahi-Mahi. July and August are ideal to fill the ice-chest with a mix of various species. September is usually the best month for White Marlin fishing. In October, the Yellowfin bite picks up.
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About the Charter Operator

Carly A Sportfishing
Manteo, North Carolina, United States
58 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
26 Customer Reviews
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Member since September 2014
Captain Jon Weiss has over 20 years of fishing experience. With his vast knowledge and enthusiasm, he specializes in offshore fishing, targeting Tuna, Marlin, Mahi Mahi, and Wahoo. Captain Jon's preferred fishing style is trolling with ballyhoo.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Marlin (Blue) Marlin (Blue)
Marlin (White) Marlin (White)
Sailfish Sailfish

Tuna (Bigeye) Tuna (Bigeye)
Tuna (Blackfin) Tuna (Blackfin)
Tuna (Bluefin) Tuna (Bluefin)
Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)

Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Johnson Boatworks (Flybridge) originally built in 2003. Powered by 2 800HP Caterpillar engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 28 knots.

Length
57 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Kite Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Flybridge
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Flybridge

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
First Mate
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
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
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
Checks

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3% fee.

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Recent Fishing Reports

Offshore trip
Offshore trip
April 11, 2021
Fishing picked up for the weekend.

Customer Reviews

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Full day Gulf Stream
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Angler Rating
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Good experience
95%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
92%
Appropriate for children
79%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
81%
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Mackerel killers!

VERIFIED   NEW  Full Day Trip – Gulf Stream on May 7, 2021
It was a rough day for all the boats but we had a blast! Thank You!
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Full day deep-sea with Captain Jon

VERIFIED   Special 12 hour trip for Dean Buchanan on June 4, 2020
Captain Jon and first mate Tim were absolutely incredible. Both were extremely knowledgeable and very patient with our group...
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Full day Gulf Stream

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip – Gulf Stream on June 25, 2020
It was a great trip we landed a lot of good fish and had a great time.
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VERIFIED   Full Day Trip – Gulf Stream on July 14, 2020
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June fishing trip

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip – Gulf Stream on June 27, 2020
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FAQs about Carly A Sportfishing

Carly A Sportfishing offers the following trip to customers:
  • $2,200 per group - Full Day Trip – Gulf Stream (12 hours)

When you book a trip with Carly A Sportfishing, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fighting Chair (3 fighting chairs)
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Flybridge
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Multimedia System
  • Outriggers
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Carly A Sportfishing include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • First Mate (Our mate works for tips. 15 to 20% is customary)
  • Fishing License

Carly A Sportfishing offers the following type of fishing:
  • Offshore Fishing

Carly A Sportfishing offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Kite Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Carly A Sportfishing include:
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Marlin (Blue)
  • Marlin (White)
  • Sailfish
  • Tuna (Bigeye)
  • Tuna (Blackfin)
  • Tuna (Bluefin)
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)
  • Wahoo