Hatteras Fishing Report

Fishing News on Hatteras Island

Surrounded by water and in close proximity to the Gulf Stream, Hatteras Island emanates a life rich in fish culture. Some islanders fish for a living, some islanders fish for fun, some islanders sell fish in their restaurants and some islanders prepare bountiful fish-rich meals for their families. One thing is for sure, the various Hatteras Island fisheries have an impact on those who are blessed to call this place their home and we love sharing them with our friends and neighbors. While the docks are always abuzz with fishing action, sharing with you is exactly what we aim to do. Check out our fishing report below to stay tuned on what's being caught, what they're using to catch them and the fisheries that are ever-changing!

From Sea to Plate

One of the most exciting things about fishing is the catch itself. That glorifying moment when the hunt becomes luctrative and you're fighting nature's ancient battle of man vs. animal. One of the most of satisfying things about fishing is when your catch is sitting before you in the...

Sea Angel II with Captain Bruce Armstrong

Yesterday was a beautiful day on the water and the blackfin tuna were on fire! Four citation blackfin and then some! A big thanks to Ben, Blake, Ethan and Dylan! See you next time!

 

And I will say it again, because there are a lot of Grown Men I know, that would NOT want any Part of what Addison and Brynlee Lane fished in Yesterday.  So:::::::   These Little Ladies, ARE TOUGH AS NAILS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Well I guess I am getting Old cause it's "Story Time" with your Buddy JAM.  

Now I have only Lived here on Hatteras for the last 15 Years, so just because I have never seen anything like this happen before, does not mean it hasn't.  Matter of Fact a Good Friend of mine Lynne, who I used...

Sea Angel II with Captain Bruce Armstrong

Sea Angel II is having a killer Spring with the fish, but you don't have to take our word for it because these pictures speak for themselves!

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The weather was beautiful and the blues were...

OffShore: 

Nice Catches of Triggers, A Glass Eye, a Barrel Fish, Some BlackFins, a a Yellowfin or Two.  A Little Slower than the Day before but it was a Great day on the water with a...

OffShore:

The BlueFins Was our Only Boat OffShore today, and Capt Paul made it a Spectacular day for his Clients and a Very Easy Day for me and the Fishing Report.  Cause you know how it is Here at Teach's, if we don't have...

OffShore:

Boats have been at the Dock not the Greatest Weather, that changed Today as I type the Weekend Looks Good.  I had to go home and Change cause it got to Hot and I did not expect it.  So I am sure some will be going this Easter Weekend.  

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But Before we get to all of that we had a Very Special Occurrence in a Young Man's Life occur on Hatteras Island. Wheeler Ballance, Son of Our Fire Chief Todd Ballance Caught his First BIG DRUM.  I can not explain to you the magnitude of this FIRST of Many Drum to be Caught by this Fine Young...

Been the Wrong Wind Direction for the Big Boats to get out so I have Nothing for ya OffShore. On the Days it's Nice they are not Booked and the rest of the Time it's Been one Blow after another from the SW (Which as you will see in the Pictures section is heating up Nice Bringing our Red Friends...

Bluefish on the Sea Angel II

The Sea Angel II's got the blues! Bluefish that is! The weather cooperated between gales and the blues did too! Thanks Amy, Jeff, Jack and Ellie for a fun day aboard the Sea Angel II!