Guided Fishing Adventures

Year-round many options are available along the beautiful waters of the Neuse and surrounding areas. From fishing to shrimping to plain ol joyriding, we can provide a day of fun and relaxation that can only be found on the water. Full day trips have the option of going as far as Ocracoke, weather permitting. Don’t like going across the sound or get a little seasick? No worries, us locals know a back way! All trips include one light meal, snacks and drinks.

In-Shore Fishing

Appreciate a true fishing trip, where all you have to do is hop on the boat. We provide all bait and tackle. Depending on the season, local catch includes flounder, puppy drum, red drum, striper, speckled trout and many more. The catch is yours to keep and we will even clean it for you.

Joy Rides

Fishing not your thing? No worries! Come unwind with no worries. Revel in having the wind in your hair while wandering about the nearby waters of Oriental, Dawson’s Creek and Minnesott or travel as far as New Bern, Beaufort or Ocracoke! If you want to enjoy time in one of these lovely towns with your guests and we will come back and pick you up. These towns take on a whole new view when visited from the water.

Shrimping and Crabbing

From the months of June through September, trawling for shrimp is a local favorite. Enjoy the evening sunset on the boat while also experiencing a favorite past time. All shrimp caught are yours to keep! Free shrimp heading included.

Want to know what it’s like to net fish or go crabbing. We will take you out for a day and show you how to throw cast nets, gill nets and crab pots. Get to experience what it’s like to be a true fisherman.

Rates

  • Half day (4-6 hours) $400/boat
  • Full day ( 8-10 hours) $800/boat

What to Bring

  • Sunglasses and other protective gear
  • Sunscreen
  • Towels
  • Fishing license

Links

Fishing in North Carolina

Paradise Shores Liability waiver