Welcome to the Hatteras Harbor Marina Fishing Report.
Our fishing reports appear just below these photos. Be sure to visit this page daily for current fishing reports and photos. Thank you and good fishing!
Thursday, August 13, 2020
Most of the offshore boat stay at the dock today due to the weather, just a few headed offshore. They returned
with a few Wahoo and Dolphin. There were also a few Albacore caught just outside the inlet. Inshore anglers
had nice catches of Speckled Trout and some keeper Red Drum.
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Several boats out fishing on this beautiful summer day. Fishing was a bit slower but a great mix was caught. Boats returned with excellent Snapper, some Triggerfish, Tilefish, Wahoo, Amberjack, Dolphin, and Spanish Mackerel. Inshore boats were catching excellent Bluefish, limits of Speckled Trout, Sea Mullet and Puppy Drum. We want to get you hooked up as well give us a call at 1-800-676-4939.
Carolina Girl: Micah Wickens of Moyock, NC caught a 6lb Triggerfish.
Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Anglers went out on the water today in droves. Almost all boats were booked! Inshore anglers experienced good Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish catches this morning which ran into the afternoon adding a few Speckled Trout in the mix. Once again offshore fishing was somewhat slower with a few Wahoo and one Sailfish release. Bottom fishing was good with Triggerfish, Vermillion Snapper, and Tilefish. All anglers reported lots of fun in the sun, along with good memories!
David Greene of Chesterfield, MO: Sailfish release on Sea Creature.
Monday, August 10, 2020
What a beautiful day to be out on the water!! Inshore anglers had excellent catches of Speckled Trout and there were some Big Red Drum releases. Offshore fishing was a little harder, Dolphin fishing was scrappy, there were a few Wahoo and Blackfin Tuna boated, the bottom-fishing bite was pretty good, they caught Tilefish, Triggerfish and B-liners. Bite Me, Release, Sea Creature and Tuna Duck all released a Sailfish
Andrew Dugger of Brodnax, VA released a Sailfish on Sea Creature
Arthur Striker of Arrington, VA released a Sailfish on Bite Me
Nick Rasmussen of Baltimore, MD released a Sailfish on Tuna Duck
Sunday, August 09, 2020
Hot weather calm seas and blue skies were the order of the day. Boats Offshore said the fishing was a bit slow today with scattered Wahoo and Blackfin Tuna. Calypso released a Sailfish in the Alice Kelly lady anglers tournament. There were also a few Snapper and Tilefish caught. Inshore boats reported good Speckled Trout fishing.
Calypso: Lynzie Renteria of Frisco, NC released a Sailfish.
Saturday, August 08, 2020
Our fleet was very busy today getting anglers out on the water. Inshore anglers caught limits of Speckled Trout, along with some Gray Trout. Anglers reported much cooler conditions on the water than on land. One charter fished near shore and got on Spanish Mackerel, Speckled Trout, and Bluefish. Offshore charters reported a beautiful day on the Gulf Stream although fishing conditions were slow. A few Wahoo were boated along with a mix of Yellowfin and Blackfin Tuna. Bottom fishing continues to be good with Vermillion Snapper, Triggerfish, and Tilefish. One Blue Marlin and one White Marlin were released. Our own Brothers Pride released three Blue Marlin. Way to go!
Joe Waters of Hickory, NC: Blue Marlin release on Native Son.
Gracie Gunn of Blackstone, VA: White Marlin release on Bite Me.
Heather Silvers of Thorton, CO: 5 lb. Triggerfish on Sea Creature.
Friday, August 07, 2020
Lots of fun on the water today. Inshore anglers experienced very good catches of Speckled Trout. Some parties went clamming - what a great way to spend the day on the Pamlico Sound digging clams! Our offshore fleet got out today. The Wahoo bite was good. A few Yellowfin Tuna and Blackfin Tuna were added to the fish box. The Dolphin bite was slower than usual today. Bottom fishing was good with Vermillion Snapper and Triggerfish. Two Sailfish were released. Don't let the season pass you by - give us a call at 800-676-4949 and we'll hook you up!
Jeffrey Carawan of Moyock, NC: 40 lb. Wahoo on Calypso.
Brant Sharpe of Burlington, NC: 49 lb. Wahoo on Gambler.
Gary Fitch of Baltimore, MD: 57 lb. Wahoo on Sundown.
Mason Gregory of Columbia, VA: Sailfish Release on Hatteras Blue.
Thursday, August 06, 2020
Most of the boats headed offshore this morning and returned with catches of Wahoo, Dolphin and a few
Yellowfin Tuna. There were also some bottom fish caught, snapper, triggerfish, sea bass, and tilefish.
Calypso, Carolina Girl, Native Son, and Tuna Duck ( thanks for the picture) all released a Sailfish. Nearshore, along the beach some
Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish were caught
Inshore boats had to wait out some rain before they headed out in the sound. They had really good catches of
Speckled Trout, there were some keeper Red Drum and a Big Red Drum released.
Reid Pagoota of Arnold, MD released a 48" Red Drum on Black Pearl
Kevin Jones of Holly Springs, NC released a Sailfish on Calypso
Ashley Murray of Somerville, MA caught a 41lb Wahoo on Calypso
Matthew Tjahjadi of Mahomet, IL released a Sailfish on Tuna Duck
Mikel Gjuraj of Mooresville, NC released a Sailfish on Native Son
Rebecca Savidge of Mount Ephraim, NY released a Sailfish on Carolina Girl
Wednesday, August 05, 2020
We are back to work and boats are fishing! Temps were in the 90's today with a light wind and blue skies. The seas have calmed down from the recent weather. A few boats fished Offshore today and found excellent Dolphin, Blackfin Tuna, Wahoo and Snapper Inshore boats had great catches of Red Drum and Speckled Trout.
Friday, July 31, 2020
No one fished offshore today because of big seas and gusty winds. Inshore anglers had a good`morning and afternoon catching keeper Red Drum and Speckled Trout. We are waiting to see the path of Tropical Storm Isaias and beginning storm preparations around the marina. Keep safe and be prepared!
Thursday, July 30, 2020
Anglers fishing back in the sound had catches of Speckled Trout, Gray Trout, Sea Mullet and keeper Red Drum.
Fishing improved offshore today, boats returned with good to limits of Dolphin both bailer and gaffer size, the Wahoo
bite was pretty good and there were so Blackfin Tuna caught. Calypso, Hatteras Fever II and Sea Creature all released a Sailfish.
Anthony Ward of Wilmington, NC caught a 44lb Wahoo on Carolina Girl
John Berobe of Greenwood Village, CO released a Sailfish on Sea Creature
Brian Atherton of Newburg, PA released a Sailfish on Calypso
Rachael Summers of Ashburn, VA released a Sailfish on Hatteras Fever II
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Due to weather, no boats fished Offshore today. It was overcast with periods of light rain. We certainly needed some rain and a day with cooler temps. Inshore boats fished briefly and found a scattered Red Drum bite.
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
Gusty winds kept most of the offshore fleet at the dock this morning. Several went and some returned early because of rough seas. Those that stayed got on a few Dolphin, along with some Wahoo and King Mackerel. One Blue Marlin was released. Inshore boats got on Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish this morning. This afternoon, they caught some nice Keeper Red Drum along with a few Speckled Trout. Get your fish on by calling 800-676-4949 to book a charter.
Warren Gums of Battleboro, NC: 46 lb. Wahoo on Carolina Girl.
Austin Paul of Roanoke Rapids, NC: Blue Marlin release on Carolina Girl.
Monday, July 27, 2020
Nice day to be out on the water, whether offshore or inshore it was still nice. Offshore anglers had catches of Wahoo, Dolphin, Blackfin Tuna. Bottom fishing was also good today, catches include Snapper, Trigger, and Amberjack. Bite Me released a Sailfish. Inshore anglers had limits of keeper size Red Drum, Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish.
Big News, Paul Liss of Middletown, DE caught a 105lb Wahoo on Bite Me
James Kossek of Wilmington, DE released a Sailfish on Bite Me
Mandy Ingalls of Greenville, NC caught a 45lb Grouper on Release
Ethan, Lee and Kristin Thompson of Lewes, DE all released Big red Drum on Adventure, 1-41", 2- 46'"
Sunday, July 26, 2020
Several boats out fishing Offshore today. They found a scattered mix of Snapper, large Wahoo, Amberjack and Tilefish. Hatteras Fever released a Sailfish. Inshore boats were catching excellent Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish with a few Puppy Drum.
Hatteras Fever: Savannah Myzk of Middleburg, VA released a Sailfish.
Saturday, July 25, 2020
A bit cooler today for anglers. Offshore charters reported a lot of Blue Marlin action and one was caught and released. There were fair catches of Dolphin and Wahoo. A few Blackfin Tuna made it to the fish box. Bottom fish was good with Tilefish, Triggerfish, and Vermillion Snapper. Inshore fishing. Inshore charters reported good Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish catches. One lucky angler got on some Cobia action today!
Hannah Claire Williams of Hatteras, NC: 49 lb. Cobia on Hook Up.
Nathan Crawford of Palmyra, VA: Blue Marlin release on Native Son.
Steve Sanders of Williamsburg, VA: 50 lb. Wahoo on Release.
Friday, July 24, 2020
Another hot day, although showers cooled things off for anglers somewhat. Inshore charters had a great time catching Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish, whether they fished this morning or this afternoon. One charter fished near-shore and returned with a good catch of Spanish Mackerel - just look at the smiles on the boys' faces! They enjoyed their fishing adventure. Offshore charters returned with fair to good catches of Dolphin, a fair catch of Wahoo, scattered Blackfin Tuna, and scattered King Mackerel. Some bottom fished for Tilefish and Grouper. Sounds like quite a smorgasbord! One Sailfish was released. There are still some open boats in July - don't miss out on all the fun.
Tyler White of Piney Flats, TN: 45 lb. Wahoo on Native Son.
Thursday, July 23, 2020
Another scorcher of a day! Spending the day on the water has its benefits on a day like today with a heat index well above 100 degrees. Anglers reported a beautiful day offshore. Fishing conditions were slower than usual with a few Dolphin caught. The Wahoo bite was fair. A few Blackfin Tuna helped to fill the fish box. Bottom fishing included Grouper and Tilefish. We had two near-shore boats head out this morning with the cooler temperatures. They reported good Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish. Inshore boats got on Spanish and Blues today as well as a few Speckled Trout. They reported a good Shark bite. Our entire fleet is booked tomorrow, however, we do have a few openings this weekend. Don't miss out!
George Kirkpatrick of Boonsboro, MD: 52 lb. Grouper on Predator.
Wednesday, July 22, 2020
Several boats out fishing both Inshore and Offshore today and a few fishing Nearshore. Offshore boats had good catches of Dolphin with some Grouper, Wahoo and Pompano. Bite Me released a Blue Marlin. Inshore boats were catching Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish. Nearshore there were excellent catches of Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish.
Good Times: Ron Dixon of Dutton, VA caught a 52lb Grouper.
Tuesday, July 21, 2020
Offshore anglers enjoyed a nice day out in the deep, they returned with catches of Dolphin, Wahoo, Sea Bass, Tilefish and Triggerfish. Sea Creature released a Blue Marlin
Inshore boats fishing around the inlet area had good catches of Bluefish and Spanish Mackerel. There were also a few Speckled Trout caught in the sound
Gordon Standing of Savannah, GA released a Blue Marlin on Sea Creature
Luke Spang of Palmyra, PA released a Barracuda on Tuna Duck
Liam Golbert of Pearl River, NY caught a 46lb Grouper on Predator