Captain
Will Ross

Member since January 2017 Wanchese, United States
Background
Captain William Ross has been fishing his home waters of the Outer Banks for over 25 years. His knowledge of the Oregon Inlet, Pamlico Sound, and the Atlantic ocean will make sure you have a safe and productive day. His passion for fishing and willingness to teach others are many of the reasons he has chosen fishing as a full-time occupation and way of life on the water.
Techniques
We like to use as light tackle as possible, encourage angler involvement and make it a fun trip for all

Hey, I'm Captain Will Ross

Wanchese, United States
Background
Captain William Ross has been fishing his home waters of the Outer Banks for over 25 years. His knowledge of the Oregon Inlet, Pamlico Sound, and the Atlantic ocean will make sure you have a safe and productive day. His passion for fishing and willingness to teach others are many of the reasons he has chosen fishing as a full-time occupation and way of life on the water.
Techniques
We like to use as light tackle as possible, encourage angler involvement and make it a fun trip for all
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My Charter Listing

Reel Thang OBX

41 reviews
Wanchese
In demand!
trips from $450

Fishing Reports

Last few trips

August 21, 2020

Few pictures from last few days inshore fishing. Read Full Report →


Good in morning.. slow in afternoon

August 12, 2020

Great bite this morning, this afternoon the wind came up and it was slow, saw a bunch of dolphin but i think they run few trout we were catching off!! Read Full Report →


Good fishing again

August 10, 2020

Great light tackle fishing for trout! Read Full Report →


7 man limit!

August 08, 2020

Great trout bite today, all light tackle fishing, we released buch more as well! Read Full Report →


Good Fising

July 30, 2020

Few pictures from last couple days Read Full Report →


Todays trip

July 07, 2020

Great fishing.. caught our limit of trout, let a bunch more go. Had a huge sheepshead and a red drum as well Read Full Report →


Slick calm weather

July 06, 2020

Guys made me look good today, limit of trout we kept and let bunch more go! Also a puppy drum and nice flounder we released Read Full Report →


Last few days

July 01, 2020

Great fishing! Read Full Report →


Great trout fishing

June 20, 2020

Last few days we have seen trout up to 22 inches, great family fun! Read Full Report →


Big red drum a lots of trout!

August 19, 2019

Caught trout in morning casting lures and then we caught some big reds Read Full Report →


Great trout fishing

August 09, 2019

Started slow but ended up on a hot bite! all casting lures on light tackle Read Full Report →


Good afternoon action

July 24, 2017

Lots of action on trout and striped bass! At the end of our trip we were catching fish almost every cast! One of the trout was a 20 incher Read Full Report →


Good trout action

July 06, 2017

We caught some live bait first and then used it to catch some keeper trout , one was 20 inches! Had a few undersized ones as well. Trout bite will get better with the moon fase getting right Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.92
out of 5 stars from 41 reviews
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Inshore fishing with Captain Will
Inshore fishing with Captain Will
Inshore fishing with Captain Will
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
98%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
98%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
93%
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Joshua D.
Mechanicsville, VA
 5.00
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Half day, reef fishing

VERIFIED   NEW  September 2, 2020
Captain was super patient, extremely knowledgeable. His love of fishing really shows. He did everything he could to get us...
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Cynthia B.
Las Vegas, NV
 5.00
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Fun day even with no big catches

VERIFIED   July 20, 2020
Captain Will was a great guide and very patient.  We had a six year old ask a ton of questions, and he never seemed annoyed...
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Daniel C.
Bryn Mawr, PA
 5.00
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Great day of fishing

VERIFIED   NEW  September 16, 2020
Been coming to the Outerbanks for 25 years. We’ve chartered many an inlet fishing trip. Captain Will was the best. Knows...
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John L.
Manteo, NC
 5.00
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Full day with captain Will Ross

VERIFIED   July 25, 2020
Weather and seas were calm so capt. Will agreed to go look for casting opportunities. We found big bull reds throughout the...
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Steven M.
Moneta, Virginia
 5.00
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Great time inshore.

VERIFIED   July 14, 2020
Great day aboard Reel Thang with Captain Will.  We had my 9 year old out and Captain Will was professional, patient and...
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