Captain
Jesse Gawlik

Member since April 2016

Wilmington, United States

Background
Captain Jesse Gawlik is a Charter Captain and a writer for the Fishermans Post magazine, where he is a featured Captain in the fishing report section each week. He has 15 years of experience in the Carolinas as a charter captain and commercial fisherman. He is experienced on the coastal and offshore waters of North Carolina and knows how to catch fish! As a USCG Licensed Captain Jesse is determined to deliver the best blue water experience available for you and your friends or family.

Hey, I'm Captain Jesse Gawlik

Wilmington, United States
Background
Captain Jesse Gawlik is a Charter Captain and a writer for the Fishermans Post magazine, where he is a featured Captain in the fishing report section each week. He has 15 years of experience in the Carolinas as a charter captain and commercial fisherman. He is experienced on the coastal and offshore waters of North Carolina and knows how to catch fish! As a USCG Licensed Captain Jesse is determined to deliver the best blue water experience available for you and your friends or family.

My Charter Listings

Wilmington
trips from
US$ 400
Morehead City
trips from
US$ 400
Nags Head
trips from
US$ 400
Hatteras
trips from
US$ 400

Fishing Reports

Mahi Madness

June 16, 2016

Jesse, of Ocean Stinger Fishing Charters, has reported that spanish mackerel and bluefish are being found nearshore in the 5-10 mile range. Specifically, 10 Mile Rock and 12 Mile Rock have been producing a large quantity of take home… Read Full Report →


Catching our limits

June 20, 2016

Nearshore: We are catching Spanish Mackerel and Blue Fish in the range of beach front to 40ft of water has been producing solid numbers of fish for us. Early morning is the best time. Sun rise till 11am is… Read Full Report →


Ocean Stinger Fishing Is On The Fish

July 09, 2016

7/10/16 Fishing Report Captain Jesse Gawlik Ocean Stinger Fishing Charter Gulfstream/Offshore: We are still seeing some action with Mahi and Blackfin tuna, along with an occasional Wahoo, while trolling the Gulf Stream off Wrightsville/Carolina Beach. Both rigged ballyhoo and… Read Full Report →


Great Fishing Wrightsville Beach

August 07, 2016

Fishing Report: 8/7/16 Captain Jesse, of Ocean Stinger Charters Jesse, of Ocean Stinger Fishing Charters, reports that the nearshore bite has been on and off due to the warmer water temperatures, but the bite seems to improve once you… Read Full Report →


Fall Fishing BIG BITE

September 11, 2016

Fishing Report: 9/7/16 Jesse, of Ocean Stinger Charters, reports that nearshore the Spanish mackerel bite has really turned on with the wind shift from the north. Schools of fish are starting to stack up around Masonboro and Mason’s inlets… Read Full Report →


Fall Bite Wahoo, Tuna, Mahi, Kings

October 05, 2016

Jesse, of Ocean Stinger Fishing Charters, reports that nearshore the spanish mackerel bite has really turned on over the past couple of weeks. Schools of fish have started to stack up around Masonboro and the inlets in 25-30’ of… Read Full Report →


Fall Bite is ON

November 01, 2016

Jesse, of Ocean Stinger Fishing Charters, reports that spanish mackerel and false albacore are still hanging out a few miles off the beach, and both of these fish can be targeted by casting small metal jigs on a 20-30… Read Full Report →


Tuna Wahoo Winter Season

January 01, 2017

OFFSHORE FISHING REPORT 1/5/17 Bluefin Tuna, Yellowfin Tuna and Wahoo . Wahoo fishing is GREAT now! We fished this weekend and caught our limit 1/1/17 and 1/2/17. Most of the action for us has been around the Steeples, Same… Read Full Report →


Winter Fishing North Carolina

January 12, 2017

OFFSHORE REPORT: Bluefin Tuna, Yellowfin Tuna and Wahoo . Wahoo fishing is GREAT now! We fished this weekend and caught our limit 1/1/17 and 1/2/17. Most of the action for us has been around the Steeples, Same “ole” Hole,… Read Full Report →


Fish ON

October 31, 2016

Jesse, of Ocean Stinger Fishing Charters, reports that spanish mackerel and false albacore are still hanging out a few miles off the beach, and both of these fish can be targeted by casting small metal jigs on a 20-30… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

4.92 out of 5 stars from 4 reviews

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Went fishing on Saturday, November 19, 2016

It was great!  They definitely know their stuff!

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Went fishing on Sunday, September 18, 2016

We just had bad luck. The fish were there. We could see them, just not biting. Captain Jesse was good and we will use him again.

Fished September 2016

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Jesse Gawlik (The Captain)
Replied to this review on Monday, September 19, 2016

Thank you Jay. We enjoyed the time we spend on the water with you. Can’t wait for the next trip!! It was rough and rainy but we toughed it out and still had a decent day considering the weather conditions we fished in.  Thanks again my friend
Captain Jesse Gawlik and Crew

Went fishing on Sunday, August 14, 2016

nearshore half day trip with nonstop action. Captain Jesse really worked hard to keep us on the fish. We will be back!

Fished August 2016

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Jesse Gawlik (The Captain)
Replied to this review on Monday, August 15, 2016

We had a great time! Thank you! Hope you enjoy all the fish we caught. It was a great birthday gift for your son.

Went fishing on Thursday, August 4, 2016

Captain Jesse and 1st Mate Scott went above and beyond to insure that we had every chance to catch fish.  Unfortunately, the water was excessively warm so the fish were elusive.  Had a great experience overall.  Hope to plan future trips!

Fished August 2016

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