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!
Wednesday, June 03, 2020
Winds were gusting to 37 knots today Offshore. Boats stayed safely at the docks. Sun was shining and temps were warm so still a great day to be in Hatteras.
Tuesday, June 02, 2020
Our fleet, both inshore and offshore, was booked today. Anglers had beautiful weather to accompany good fishing conditions. Inshore anglers experienced great Spanish Mackerel fishing. They also got on Bluefish, Gray Trout, and Sea Mullet. Inshore boats run half-day trips or full-day trips. Check out our inshore fleet on our website hatterasharbor.com. Offshore charters experienced a great day of fishing in the Gulf Stream. They returned with Dolphin, Wahoo, Blackfin Tuna, and Yellowfin Tuna. Our offshore fleet is showcased on our website as well. If you're currently here, come down to the dock between 4-5 p.m. and watch the fish thrown on the dock.
Monday, June 01, 2020
A good number of boats headed offshore today, they returned with good catches of Dolphin, some Blackfin and Yellowfin Tuna, and a few Wahoo. There were some King Mackerel and Bonita Mackerel caught along the beach. Inshore boats had a good day, they had good catches of Spanish Mackerel, some Speckled Trout and Bluefish. Drum and Cobia rounded out the day. Carolina Girl released a Sailfish
Curtis Sharpe of Statesville, NC caught a 70lb Cobia on Adventure
Joey Bucci of Plymouth, PA caught a 41lb Cobia on Black Pearl
Richard Ganiere of North Ridgeville, OH caught a 5lb Speckled Trout on Hook UP
Ed Adams of Glen Allen, VA caught a 41lb Dolphin on Carolina Girl
Enrique Herrera of Henrico, VA released a Sailfish and a Barracuda on Carolina Girl
Donald Nicklow of Orange, VA released a Barracuda on Carolina Girl
Sunday, May 31, 2020
Weather was windy and overcast today. One boat ventured Offshore. They returned with a fair catch of Blackfin Tuna. Mahi, Yellowfin Tuna and a Wahoo. Bite Me released a Sailfish.
Bite Me: Zach Upchurch of Sharpsburg, NC released a Sailfish. Rachel Rackley of Pikeville, NC caught a 53lb Wahoo. James Pridgen of Battleboro, NC released a 45" Barracuda.
Saturday, May 30, 2020
There has been a lot of activity at HHM today. Inshore anglers fishing in the Pamlico Sound caught some Cobia. They also got on a good Speckled Trout bite along with limits of Red Drum and Bluefish. There will be good eats tonight! Offshore anglers experienced exciting weather this morning with lightning, wind, and rain. Those that toughed it out returned with Yellowfin Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, Wahoo, a few gaffer Dolphin, and King Mackerel. Billfish were biting today as well - lots of fun for everyone!
Pacton Smith of Martinsburg, WV: 8 lb. Speckled Trout on Hook Up.
Caden Smith of Zionville, NC: 5 lb. Speckled Trout on Black Pearl.
Rene Candelaio of Fredericksburg, VA: White Marlin release on Sea Creature.
Ace Laserna of Fredericksburg, VA: 40 lb. Grouper on Release.
Richard Grimes of Fredericksburg, VA: Blue Marlin release on Release.
Tim McCoy of Kanapolis, NC released a Sailfish on Hatteras Fever.
Friday, May 29, 2020
The weather kept Offshore boats at the dock again today. What a bummer! Inshore boats kept busy with a good Spanish Mackerel bite this morning, despite the rain showers.
Thursday, May 28, 2020
The weather kept all the big boats at the dock today, however, the smaller inshore boats were able to fish back in the sound.
There were limits of Speckled Trout caught, a few Gray Trout and Bluefish. A 31" Red Drum was released on Sound Bound.
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Only a few boats ventured Offshore today with overcast skies and some wind. They returned with a few Dolphin, Yellowfin Tuna, and Wahoo. Hatteras is certainly bustling with people, nice to see everyone back. Book your trip and don't miss out!
Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Inshore fishing charters experienced a good Spanish Mackerel bite. The Speckled Trout bite was decent. One boat went out nearshore and in addition to Spanish Mackerel and Speckled Trout, they caught Gray Trout, Bluefish, and Atlantic Bonita. Offshore charters returned with Dolphin (gaffers and bailers), Yellowfin Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, and Wahoo. Some King Mackerel were caught as well. Bottom fishing was good with Triggerfish and Vermillion Snapper. That's quite the smorgasbord for the anglers! Give us a call at 800-676-4939 to book your fishing adventure.
Monday, May 25, 2020
A fairly good day with our offshore boats in the Gulfstream today. A lot of blackfin tuna and good fishing of yellowfin tuna.
Good catches of gaffer dolphin and some wahoo were caught. Sea-Ker released a blue marlin.
Inshore boats had a mix of cobia, drum and some spanish mackerel.
Sunday, May 24, 2020
Lots of boats out fishing on the Gulfstream today. There were fair to good catches of Dolphin, nice size Yellowfin Tuna and some Wahoo. Sundown released a Sailfish. Inshore boats were catching Red Drum and Spanish Mackerel.
Sundown: Jason Emch of Cambridge, OH released a Sailfish.
Hook Up: Carly Lawson of Charlotte, NC released 2 50" Red Drum. Wil Lawson of Charlotte, NC released 3 50" Red Drum.
Bite Me: Robert Bosley of Virginia Beach, VA caught a 62lb Wahoo.
Saturday, May 23, 2020
What a beautiful day to be on or near the water! Fishing charters got out for some great adventures! Inshore anglers experienced a good Speckled Trout bite, along with some big Red Drum as well as a few Flounder. Some went around to the ocean side for some good Cobia action. Offshore fishing charters returned with Yellowfin Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, Wahoo, and Dolphin. The Billfish bite was good with Blue Marlin and Sailfish. Don't miss out on all the action - give us a call at 800-676-4939 to book the charter of your choice!
Michelle Robins of Mt. Pleasant, NC: Sailfish release on Gambler.
Dan Magiera of Jenkintown, PA: 40 lb. Cobia on Black Pearl.
Richard Heffelfinger of 59 lb. Wahoo on Calypso.
Friday, May 22, 2020
We had a few inshore boats to head out to the Pamlico Sound. Fishing conditions were reported as slow overall. Inshore fishing has been picking up with some citation sized Red Drum. The Speckled Trout bite has improved and some Bluefish have been caught as well. Have a safe Memorial Day!
Sunday, May 17, 2020
Lots of boats out fishing today. They had excellent catches of Blackfin Tuna, a few Dolphin and some Wahoo. Sea Creature and Tuna Duck each released a Blue Marlin.
Sea Creature: Steven Tipton of Aston, PA released a Blue Marlin.
Hatteras Fever: Chad Smith of Greensboro, NC caught a 40lb Wahoo.
Saturday, May 16, 2020
Hatteras Island opened to visitors today. We had several boats booked with some decent fishing and excellent weather. There were catches of Mahi, Wahoo and Tuna Offshore. Carolina Girl and Bite Me each released a Blue Marlin. Inshore boats were finding lots of Bluefish and Red Drum.
Carolina Girl: Tyler Bacon of Moyock, NC caught a 40lb Wahoo. Allen Bunch of Moyock, NC released a Blue Marlin. Trey Bacon of Moyock, NC released a Spearfish.
Bite Me: Noel Harvey of Efland, NC released a Blue Marlin.
The gift store will not be open until May 22. We will be on limited hours until then. Please leave a message to book a trip.
Friday, May 15, 2020
May 4: Calypso: Christinia Hicks of Hatteras, NC released a 47" Red Drum.
May 13: Carolina Girl: Kevin Oakes of Virginia Beach, VA caught a 40lb Wahoo. Calypso: Christinia Hicks of Hatteras, NC caught a 23lb Blackfin Tuna.
Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Happy St. Patrick's Day! Enjoy good food, good times, and leprechaun laughter with family and friends. We regret to inform you that access to Dare County is restricted to residents due to the spread of Coronavirus. We are not sure how long this restriction will be in effect. We hope to be ready for the arrival of Spring along with wet lines.
Friday, March 13, 2020
It has been a busy time around Hatteras Harbor. Many repairs have taken place - charter boats needed their yearly upgrades (captains have been focused on their duties!), our underground fuel tanks are being replaced with aboveground tanks and repairs on the docks start soon. A couple of inshore charters went out today. Red Drum, Speckled Trout, and Bluefish were caught but no keepers. Don't miss out on the fishing scene, book an offshore or inshore charter while on your Spring break. You can book us by calling 800-676-4939 or you can book online. Visit our website hatterasharbor.com to view our fleet and services.
Sunday, March 08, 2020
A few boats fishing Offshore today. Weather was bright and warmer than it has been. A bit of a swell Offshore but still a good day to fish. Excellent Blackfin Tuna with a few Amberjack.
Release: Carter Stokes of Richmond, VA caught 26lb and 27lb Blackfin Tunas. Jim Stokes of Richmond, VA caught a 31lb Blackfin Tuna and released a 101" Shark.
Thursday, March 05, 2020
One boat headed out this morning, he returned with the first Dolphin of the year, some Blackfin Tuna and False Albacore.