Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) – Fishing Info

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Where does Cap's Fishing Charters fish?

We fish the Neuse River area, including Neuse River, Onslow Bay, Pamlico Sound, Pamlico River, .


What are the target fish?

Target fish include Redfish (Also Called Red Drum, Channel Bass, Spottail Bass), Sea Trout  (Also Called Speckled Trout, Spotted Sea Trout), Striped Bass (Also Called Striper, Linesider, Rockfish  ), Southern Flounder (Also Called Flounder, Plie ), Summer Flounder  (Also Called Flounder, Fluke  )


Where in Neuse River to we meet our guests?

We meet at Oriental ( Oriental, NC 28571, USA ), South River Boat Ramp ( 1589 S River Rd, Beaufort, NC 28516, USA ), Walmart Supercenter ( 566 U.S. Hwy 70 W, Havelock, NC 28532, USA ), Vandemere Waterfront Park & Boat Ramps ( 36 Griffin Rd, Vandemere, NC 28587, USA ), Campbell Creek Wildlife Boat Ramp ( NC-33, Aurora, NC 27806, USA ), Lawson Creek Park ( 1309 Country Club Rd, New Bern, NC 28560, USA )


Do I need a STATE Fishing license?

Yes, a Fishing license is required


Where do I get a STATE Fishing license?

A North Carolina Fishng License is required for individuals 16 years of age or more. A fishing license is required to fish any public water in North Carolina. The State of North Carolina requires seperate licenses to be purchased for inland and salt water fishing. When fishing with a licensed captain or guide in saltwater no licensing is needed. Please visit the North Carolina Wildlife Resources comission for more information and to purchase your license.

How much should I Tip?

It is customary to tip 20% of the trip total. We work tirelessly to make sure you have a guest experience!


Do I need to bring my own gear?

No, we provide standard gear such as rods and reels so you don’t need to worry about anything. But please feel free to bring you own gear if you prefer.


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Welcome to Cap's Fishing Charters! Your ultimate destination for unforgettable fishing adventures on the Neuse River. With Joe Caprarola as your expert captain, prepare to reel in thrilling catches while surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty. Our fishing charter offers a variety of experiences, from leisurely trips for beginners to challenging excursions for seasoned anglers. Whether you're seeking a relaxing day on the water or aiming to hook the big one, our experienced captain ensures an enjoyable and successful outing. Book your fishing charter today and immerse yourself in the thrill of the Neuse River's abundant marine life. Tight lines and unforgettable memories await!

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