Your Guide to the Best Deep Sea Fishing on the Outer Banks

man caught bright green mahi deep sea fishing on the outer banks When you cast your line, a sense of serenity preludes the thrill of the catch. Reel in a really big one when you go deep sea fishing on the Outer Banks! Visitors will encounter a host of reliable fishing charters from Corolla all the way down to Nags Head and the Southern Shores. These experienced fishermen and women will gladly show you the ropes and share their favorite secret spots when you opt to ride out into the deep blue with them! Continue reading for some of our favorite deep sea fishing charters and access our Vacation Guide for more outdoor adventures to include in your OBX itinerary!

Deep Sea Fishing on the Outer Banks Is a Must!

The Best Fishing Charters

Every fishing destination promises its own unique adventure and fishing on the Outer Banks is no exception! Whether you’re experienced in deep sea fishing or just now getting your feet wet, you can find the perfect fishing charter for your expedition on the Outer Banks. Venture out into the horizon with a crew of experts that know all the best spots to go for the best catch. Most charters provide everything you need including saltwater fishing bait and tackle! Check out some of the best local fishing charters in Corolla, Duck, and the Southern Shores:

Corolla Charters

Duck Charters

  • Sharky’s Bait, Tackle, and Chater Booking
  • Bob’s Bait & Tackle

Southern OBX Charters

  • Crystal Dawn Headboat Fishing Charters
  • Outer Banks Fishing Charters
  • Rock Solid Fishing

Pro tip: Head boats are great for children and beginners! They often have restrooms and snacks on board. They also offer more in-depth instruction, and all the fishing gear necessary for a successful voyage!

Outer Banks Marinas

If you have your own boat prepped for deep sea fishing, check out some of the local marinas where you can keep your boat! You might even find fishing charters offered at some of these marinas!

What’s the Catch?

One of the most exciting things about deep sea fishing is the opportunity to reel in a big catch! Set sail for the Gulf Stream and you’ll encounter various species of large fish. While you’re out fishing, you might catch tuna, billfish, marlin, mahi, snapper, and more!

Pro tip: Bring Dramamine or anti-nausea medicine! The Gulf Stream waters can be quite rocky.

Additional OBX Fishing Ideas

If deep sea fishing is not really your thing, consider some of the following alternatives!

  • Pier Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Kayak Fishing

Stay in a Paramount Destinations Vacation Home

The beautiful beaches of this region draw people from all over, year after year. Embark on exciting excursions such as parasailing, kiteboarding, or deep sea fishing on the Outer Banks! To make the most of your OBX getaway, stay in a Paramount Destinations vacation home. Maybe you’re searching for a beachfront property large enough to fit the whole family. Perhaps you’d rather stay in a quiet, cozy condo close to all the fun shops in town. Whatever your preferences may be, rest assured you’ll be resting your head in your dream vacation home when you stay with us!

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