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!
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Several Offshore boats out fishing today they found Yellowfin Tuna, Blackfin Tuna and excellent Wahoo. There was also a release of a not often seen Spearfish. Inshore boats were releasing Red Drum left and right as well as catching Bluefish. Weather was cool and breezy in the morning.
Hatteras Fever: Ross Johnson of Virginia Beach, VA caught a 41lb Wahoo. Richard Whitney of Virginia Beach, Va caught a 41.5lb Wahoo.
Adventure: Robert Jurkowski of Granby, MA released 2 Red Drum. David Labonte of Granby, MA released 3 Red Drum. Donald Donahue Jr. of Milford, MA released 3 Red Drum. Tony Moura of Granby, MA released 3 Red Drum.
Tradition: Chris Caprini of Ambridge, PA released a Red Drum. Nico Caprini of Ambridge, PA released a Red Drum.
Bite Me: David Secor of Savannah, NY released a Spearfish.
Sunday, April 14, 2019
Lots of boats out fishing today both Inshore and Offshore. Weather turned stormy late afternoon and boats returned early. They had excellent Blackfin Tuna catches with citation weights. Yellowfin Tuna and Wahoo were fair with a few Dolphin mixed in. Inshore boats were finding a ton of large Red Drum and some Bluefish.
Blackfin Tuna Citations:
Release: Eric Schesventer of Henrico, VA 23lbs. David Reed of Huntingtown, MD 24lbs. Dwayne Bliss of Chesapeake Beach, MD 27lbs. John Bouma of Columbia, MD 23lbs. Jeff Winters of Pomfret, MD 24lbs. Louis Burcher of Edgewater, MD 24lbs. Charles Wilson of Chesapeake Beach, MD 28lbs.
Predator: Christopher Brown of Burlington, NC 22lbs and 20lbs. Derrick Smith of Trinity, NC 23lbs and 22lbs. Michael Maccharoli of Greensboro, NC 24lbs. Rodney Topper of Greensboro, NC 28lbs. Brian Vanhoy of Walkertown, NC 20lbs.
Good Times: Robert Lawrence of Chesapeake, VA 22lbs. Miltos Stefanitsi of Henrico, VA 20lbs. Perry McMurrin Sr. 20lbs. Anthony Cooper of Portsmouth, VA 20lbs.
Saturday, April 13, 2019
A strong wind from the South kept all offshore charters at the dock today. Several inshore charters went out and reported a great Bluefish bite all day! Are you on Spring Break? Take a day to go fishing - give us a call at 800-676-4939.
Thursday, April 11, 2019
What a beautiful Spring day - cool temperatures this morning and abundant sunshine this afternoon. Inshore charters released a lot of Red Drum. Check out the citations below. Offshore charters experienced a good Blackfin Tuna and Wahoo bite. A few King Mackerel also made it into the box. Bottom fish included Vermillion Snapper and Triggerfish. Anglers returned with a full fish box, good memories, and sunburned faces (although smiling!). Don't miss out - give us a call at 800-676-4939 to book the charter of your choice.
Mark Grenda of Chesterfield, VA: 6 Red Drum (43", 45", 46", 47", 48", 50") releases on Adventure.
Russell Virgo of Waynesville, NC: 6 Red Drum (43", 45", 46", 47", 48", 49") releases on Adventure.
Justin Revere of Frisco, NC: 6 Red Drum releases on Adventure.
James Keller of Winchester, VA: 4 Red Drum (48") releases on Tightline.
Rick Evans of Winchester, VA: 4 Red Drum (48") releases on Tightline.
Michael Anderson of Virginia Beach, VA: 27 lb. Blackfin Tuna on Good Times.
Jerry Marlano of Virginia Beach, VA: 25 lb. Blackfin Tuna on Good Times.
Chris Schneider of Virginia Beach, VA: 30 lb. Blackfin Tuna on Good Times.
Bill Frunli of Virginia Beach, VA: 23 lb. Blackfin Tuna on Good Times.
George Gabriel of Virginia Beach, VA: 25 lb. Blackfin Tuna on Good Times.
John Germanos of Virginia Beach, VA: 80" Shark release on Good Times.
Thomas Cavanaugh of Conshohocken, PA: 29 lb. Blackfin Tuna on Hatteras II.
Patrick McGovern of Hockessin, DE: 20 lb. Blackfin Tuna on Hatteras Fever II.
Tim Gallegher of Linwood, NJ: 30 lb. Blackfin Tuna on Hatteras Fever II.
Norman Huntley of Fairview, NC: 46 lb. Wahoo on Tuna Duck.
Tuesday, April 09, 2019
All boats stayed at the docks today.
Monday, April 08, 2019
A few boats out fishing today they returned with excellent catches of Blackfin Tuna with lots of citations.
Blackfin Tuna: Good Times: Clarence Clary of Lawrenceville, VA 30lbs. Kevin Clary of Bracey, VA 28lbs. Nelson Poythress of Branchville, VA 33lbs. Chad Short of Alberta, VA 25lbs. Ian Pearson of Lawrenceville, VA 30lbs. Chad Clary of Lawrenceville, Va 25lbs.
Sunday, April 07, 2019
Tuna was the catch of the day with both Yellowfin and Blackfin Tuna on the dock. Lots of citation Blackfin. There was also a good catch of Wahoo.
Release: Blackfin Tuna 30lbs. Carlton Bivens of Chesapeake, VA. Carlton Bivens Jr. of Chesapeake, VA. Herbert Sivels of Chesapeake, VA. Ellis Sivels Jr. of Chesapeake, VA. Terrance Simons of Va Beach, VA. Nathaniel Howard of Smithfield, Va.
Predator: Blackfin Tuna: Tyler Argo of Milton, DE 22lbs. Dale Eckrote of Milton, DE 22lbs. Frank Holland of Milton, DE 20lbs. Cody Pettit of Greenwood, DE 20lbs. Ian Eckrote of Milford, DE 28lbs.
Saturday, April 06, 2019
Several boats wanted to head Offshore but the Inlet was too rough for safety. Some Inshore trips getting started with Red Drum being caught.
Friday, April 05, 2019
A few boats out today they found fair Yellowfin Tuna and good Blackfin Tuna. The Blackfins continue to be a nice citation size class.
Blackfin Tuna Citations
Good Times: Peyton Steiner of Middleburg, PA 28lbs. Dan Bush of Parkesburg, PA 30lbs. Jeramy Good of Parkesburg, PA 23lbs. Chris Gabel of Downingtown, PA 25lbs.
Sea Creature: Jon Staples of Midwest City, OK 25lbs & 28lbs. Patrick Gouhin of Pittsboro, NC 24lbs.
Thursday, April 04, 2019
Boats out fishing today both Offshore and Inshore! Beautiful day with temps in the mid 60's. World class Albacore fishing with good Wahoo and fair King Mackerel, Yellowfin Tuna and Blackfin Tuna. While there weren't huge numbers of Blackfin Tuna caught there were a lot of citations in the mix,
Blackfin Tuna Citations
Good Times: Christian Oberholser of Coatesville, PA 28lbs. Alfred Gabel of Middleburg, PA 33lbs. Craig Gabel of Middleburg, PA 28lbs. Matthew Shaffer of Sunbury, PA 30 lbs. Robert Oberholser of Coatesville, PA 30lbs. Tim Hagerich of Hatteras, NC 33lbs.
Hatteras Fever II: William Devilbiss of Halethorpe, MD 20lbs. Joe Calvert of Baltimore, MD 24lbs.
Bite Me: Albert Fabula of Centreville, MD 49lbs. Paul Miller of Glen Burnie, MD 40lbs. Stanley Butz of Westminster, MD 49lbs.