Captain
Bobby Ballou

Member since August 2018 Morehead City, United States
Background
Captain Bobby Ballou has over 30 years experience and started fishing when he was a teenager with his father, who owned commercial fishing boats. Capt. Bobby served as his dad's first mate for a while, learning all the tricks of the trade and how to be the best guide. It didn't take long before he decided to follow in his dad's footsteps and continue the family tradition. He got his USCG 100ton Masters license in 2001 and has been taking people fishing ever since. With his knowledge and love of the sport, you can rest assured that you will have an outstanding time on the water. One of the most respected, longest running charter fishing business on the Morehead City Waterfront. He also has numerous other credentials in superior seamanship skills, celestial navigation, commercial assistance towing, and red cross first aid medical training. He and his crew are in compliance with the USCG drug testing program.A perfect safe-passage history while running his fishing trips! Family Heritage!
Techniques
Inshore and Offshore, sportfishing, bottom fishing, trolling, drift fishing, and anchoring over a wide variety of fish holding structures!

Hey, I'm Captain Bobby Ballou

Morehead City, United States
Background
Captain Bobby Ballou has over 30 years experience and started fishing when he was a teenager with his father, who owned commercial fishing boats. Capt. Bobby served as his dad's first mate for a while, learning all the tricks of the trade and how to be the best guide. It didn't take long before he decided to follow in his dad's footsteps and continue the family tradition. He got his USCG 100ton Masters license in 2001 and has been taking people fishing ever since. With his knowledge and love of the sport, you can rest assured that you will have an outstanding time on the water. One of the most respected, longest running charter fishing business on the Morehead City Waterfront. He also has numerous other credentials in superior seamanship skills, celestial navigation, commercial assistance towing, and red cross first aid medical training. He and his crew are in compliance with the USCG drug testing program.A perfect safe-passage history while running his fishing trips! Family Heritage!
Techniques
Inshore and Offshore, sportfishing, bottom fishing, trolling, drift fishing, and anchoring over a wide variety of fish holding structures!
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Lady Faye Sportfishing Charters

16 reviews
Morehead City
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trips from $250

Fishing Reports

Nice catch of mackeral,before Dorian!

August 31, 2019

Good Spanish fishing before Hurricane Dorian.ReleaDorian.Released as many as we caught that were under sized! Book Lady Faye Sportfishing Charters for the Fall Fishing Season! Read Full Report →


Good King Fishing not far off the beach.

June 04, 2019

We caught our limit and released that many!Fishing is good,and can only get better if the southwesters would give us a break! Read Full Report →


Outstanding Half Day Trip

May 11, 2019

Early Birds get the worm! Outstanding fishing and great weather,water temps are getting warmer and the fishing is getting better and better! Read Full Report →


Blessed with Fish and Beautiful Weather!

May 07, 2019

Another great day on the water,with a great group of folks, hopefully the wind will give us a well needed break! Read Full Report →


Good half day fishing

May 04, 2019

Plenty of action with Spanish Mackeral Atlantic Bonito, and Biuefish! Read Full Report →


Great Spring Fishing is here finally!

April 16, 2019

Spanish Macks,Bluefish and Albacore are showing and being delivered despite previous windy and murky water conditions,Book Lady Faye Sportfishing Charters now while dates are available,for upcoming spring,summer and fall season, May dates are getting booked,Book Now! Read Full Report →


7 hour trolling and bottom fishing trip.

September 08, 2018

Caught a lot of albacore,Spanish and a good mess of bottomfish ,blackbass,grunts,ringtails,hogfish,jacks,sharks and a few small American red snappers! Read Full Report →


Good spanishmackeral fishing

September 01, 2018

Marked plenty of bait and the Spanish were biting well! Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.75
out of 5 stars from 16 reviews
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Crew
Experience
5 hour AM trip
Half day with Capt Bobby
3 1\/2 hr trip
+6
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Good experience
93%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
43%
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Deborah R.
Dayton, OH
 5.00
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5 hour AM trip

VERIFIED   October 11, 2019
Captain Bobby and Doug provided my dad and I an excellent experience! Captain Bobby went above and beyond to make sure my dad...
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Kim D.
Bahama, NC
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Cruising with Capt's Bobby and Charley

VERIFIED   July 18, 2019
Booked a 3.5 hr fishing trip during my vacation.  Unbeknownst to me, the weather for fishing was not ideal.  Capt....
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James Q.
Clayton, NC
 5.00
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Half Day Fishing Trip with Capt. Bobby

VERIFIED   July 8, 2019
  Our Fishing trip was scheduled for Monday, 7/8 However, due to bad weather conditions our Captain Bobby Ballou moved...
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Karli F.
Delta, PA
 5.00
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Half Day Trip

VERIFIED   June 13, 2019
Captain Bobby has to cancel our trip because of bad weather, but he made sure we were able to go out! He work around our...
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John G.
Wyckoff, NJ
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Half day with Capt Bobby

VERIFIED   August 30, 2019
First time sea fishing with my sons.  Capt Bobby and his crew made it easy and fun. Boys caught more fish than they ever...
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