Carly A Sportfishing

(10) In demand!
2000 Sailfish Dr
Manteo NC, United States

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 as far as 36 miles out to reel in the big fish. With the local waters world-renowned for excellent sport fishing opportunities and the crew that was born to fish, you have all the chances to have the time of your life.

You will go out aboard the “Carly A”, a 57-foot Johnson Boat works Carolina custom sportfisherman. She was upgraded in 2008 with new paint, 12KW Northern Lights generator, shaft tubes, and a list of extras. The “Carly A” is a seaworthy fishing machine which comes powered by twin 400 HP Caterpillar engines. She is fully rigged with state-of-the-art navigational electronics and was built with safety in mind. The boat is licensed to accommodate up to 6 anglers and is fitted with a flybridge to spot any action going on beneath the surface, as well as a Release Marine fighting chair and 2 Sailfish chairs for the maximum enjoyment. Inside, there is a fully air-conditioned salon with all you need for a comfortable day on the water.

A Gulf Stream charter is an excellent way to leave all your problems and worries behind. The local waters are home to a variety of fish species and are home to the best gamefish. 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 Blue Marlin, White Marlin, Mahi-Mahi, Wahoo, and Blackfin, Bluefin, Yellowfin, and Bigeye Tuna.

Each trip comes with all you need to make an outstanding catch possible. You will be provided with tournament-grade tackle and bait, as well as license. You only need to bring something to eat and drink, your camera, appropriate clothing, and a cooler to take your catch home.

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  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip - Gulf Stream
    In demand!
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    12 hours trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 20 Feb - 31 Oct
    US$ 2000
    up to 6 persons
    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. March and first two weeks of April 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 this listing

Targeted Species

Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Marlin (Blue)
Marlin (White)
Tuna (Bigeye)

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

Boat Specs

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

57 ft
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Heavy Tackle
Kite Fishing


Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
Life Jackets
Multimedia System
Ice Box
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
Life Jackets

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
First Mate
Fishing License Included


FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 14 days before the trip date.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed


Book with 15% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% 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:
American Express

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

About the Captain

Jon Weiss
Manteo, North Carolina, United States
Member since September 2014
Captain Jon Weiss has over 30 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.
Response time: 1 hour
Response rate: 100%

Customer Reviews

4.87 out of 5 stars from 10 reviews

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6 newbie’s going fishing Capt Will and Tim were great. We caught 6 Mahi-mahi’s and a marlin. The marlin kicked our Butts but was so much fun. Will definitely do this trip again when we come back.

Fished July 11, 2018
Jon Weiss (The Captain)
Replied to this review on July 13, 2018

Thanks Dawn;

We really enjoyed having you anfd your family out with us.  Look forward to seeing you again.

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Had a really great day with Will and Tim on the Carly A. They were very helpful professionals who worked really hard to make sure we had a tremendous time. Highly recommend the Carly A.

Fished July 2, 2018
Jon Weiss (The Captain)
Replied to this review on July 3, 2018

Thanks a John, you guys were a pleasure and we appreciate the feed back. Thank you for giving us the opportunity to fish with ya.

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Fished June 14, 2018
Jon Weiss (The Captain)
Replied to this review on June 18, 2018

Thanks Floyd.

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Fishing Reports

Calm Seas & fair winds

July 02, 2018

We had the pleasure of fishing with John O’leary, Family and friends today. Another picture perfect day off shore. Read Full Report →