Hatteras has long been known as the Blue Marlin Capital of the World, and is arguably the best fishing destination in the United States. With the cold water from the Labrador Current coming from the north and the warm Gulf Stream waters coming from the south, they collide off Hatteras and provide one of the most diverse fisheries anywhere on earth.
Fishing offshore Hatteras offers abundant billfish, including Blue Marlin, White Marlin, and Sailfish. With the shortest ride to the Gulf Stream north of Florida, you can also catch lots of Mahi-mahi (dolphinfish), Wahoo, Blackfin Tuna, and Yellowfin Tuna most of the year. In the winter months you also have the opportunity to catch giant Bluefin Tuna and King Mackerel.
With many shipwrecks, reefs, and the continental shelf off the coast, Hatteras provides excellent bottom fishing. You can expect to catch Amberjacks, Black Sea Bass, and Gray Triggerfish, as well as many different species of Grouper, Snapper, and Tilefish.
Inshore and surf fishing in Hatteras will produce catches of Bluefish, Croaker, Flounder, Red Drum, Sea Mullet, Spanish Mackerel, and Speckled Trout throughout the year. Anglers travel from all over the world to fish Hatteras just for the chance to fight a big bull Red Drum, North Carolina’s state fish. Fishing in the Pamlico Sound can be just as rewarding as a day offshore with the variety of fish that are in these waters.
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10/20/2017 8:41:06 AM - Today was a beautiful day. Welcome CCFW anglers. You should have nice weather for your tournament and this year there are fish around too! Reports today have been of Pompano R
We will Stay on it all Year Long!!!!! More Drum!!!!!!!Beach Pier and Boats the TRIFECTA!!!!
10/20/2017 3:42:01 AM - Body: Before it got too bad they guys went out and did some Damage. Mostly Bottom Fishing due to Conditions. But Fishing was Still Pretty Good. Some REAL nice Kings were C
Yes We Did CATCH DRUM THAT IS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! In Fall Drum like Conditions!!Sporty!!
10/20/2017 3:42:01 AM - Body: Yesterday's Fishing was not for the Faint at Heart it was Drum Fishing the way its supposed to Be. Snotty Windy and Misty Just like the Drum Like it. Bak Bar and Spe
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Pappys Lane Shipwreck
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The Pappy’s Lane shipwreck is located off of Pappy Lane in Rodanthe, NC. The wreck once believed to be a gravel barge from the 1960's, is now being cosidered as a
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