Trips & Rates

Nearshore Charters

Duration: 4 hours

Cost: $600 (up to 6 guests)

On our nearshore adventures we will take you from 1-3 miles off the beach looking for Spanish Mackerel, Bonita, and Bluefish on the troll. We also can stop at one our local reefs or natural ledges to bottom fish looking for a variety of fish including sharks, sea bass, whiting, grey trout, grunts, and porgies. We recommend this trip for kids, families, and the first-time ocean goers!

Nearshore fishing charters

Half-day Charters

Duration: 5 hours

Cost: $800 (up to 6 guests)

On our half day charters we will fish from 5-15 miles offshore looking for king mackerel, Mahi-Mahi, Bonito, and Cobia. We also can stop and bottom fish looking for a variety of species including black sea bass, grunts, porgies, and grouper. This trip is great for a family getting out on our waters for the first time to a seasoned angler looking for a fun day out on the water catching fish!

Half-Day Mackerel

Full-day Charters

Duration: 8 hours

Cost: $1300 (up to 6 guests)

On our full day charters, we will fish from 20-40 miles offshore. On these trips we are looking for King mackerel, Mahi-Mahi, Cobia, and the occasional sailfish! When we stop to bottom fish, our target species include grouper, red snapper, vermillion, snapper, grunts, and porgies. We recommend these trips to the avid angler who are looking to fill their coolers while exploring what the coast of North Carolina has to offer.

Half-day Charters

Eco Tours

Duration: 5 hours

Cost: $650 (up to 6 guests)

Our eco tours are great for families who want to spend their day adventuring around the areas of Topsail Island to Wrightsville beach and everything in between! On these trips we cater to what you want to do from island hoping, joy riding, and bar hoping from the local restaurants on the water.

Captain Nelson of Topsail Fishing Company

Captain For Hire

Call for Pricing (910.409.8131)

Our Captain for hire service is designed to help guide you for better operation of your vessel to teaching you how to fish in our local waters. These trips can be customized to your liking but we recommend between 4-8 hrs.

Captain Nelson of Topsail Fishing Company