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...

Speck-Tackler Inshore Fishing Charters Hatteras Teach's Lair

Offshore fishing continued to bring in good catches of Tuna on Wednesday. We also saw some Dolphin, Barracuda, Albacore, Wahoo, and Amberjack, along with a few Sailfish citations.

Inshore boats continued to do well with Red Drum, Speckled Trout, and Bluefish.

CITATIONS:

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Speck-Tackler Inshore Fishing Charters Hatteras Teach's

We saw a good catch of Blackfin Tuna across the board on Tuesday as well as some scattered Dolphin and King Mackerel. Inshore boats brought in Red Drum, good-sized Bluefish, and Speckled Trout.

Harper's Folly Fishing Teach's Lair

Offshore fishing was good on Saturday with boats bringing in Tuna, Albacore, Wahoo, Barracuda, and King Mackerel, along with some Sailfish bites.

Inshore we saw Speckled Trout, Red Drum, and Bluefish.

CITATIONS:

Aaron Eggleston had a catch and release Sailfish (Rabid Tuna)...

Sailfish Hatteras Offshore Fishing Harper's Folly Teach's Lair

On Friday we saw good catches of Tuna, a few Dolphin and False Albacore, Barracuda, and Sailfish.

Inshore boats continue to bring in Red Drum, Speckled Trout, and Bluefish.

CITATIONS:

Mark Hendron caught a 23 lb Blackfin Tuna, and released a Sailfish (Harper's Folly)

Speck-Tackler Fishing

Offshore fishing on Thursday continued to bring in good catches of Tuna, Dolphin, Wahoo, and Sailfish.

Inshore we saw Red Drum, Bluefish, and Speckled Trout.

CITATIONS:

Timothy Williamson had a catch and release Sailfish measuring 66 inches long. (Marlin Mania)

Speck-Tackler Fishing Red Drum Hatteras

On Wednesday we saw calmer waters offshore and good amounts of Blackfin Tuna, a few Yellowfin, some Dolphin, Sailfish, and Wahoo.

Inshore boats brought in Red Drum, Bluefish, and plenty of Speckled Trout.

CITATIONS:

Frank Gillikin caught and released a Sailfish (Twin Bills...

Harper's Folly Fishing Teach's Lair Hatteras Offshore

 

We saw some great offshore fishing on Tuesday with boats bringing in plenty of Blackfin Tuna as well as some Yellowfin.

Inshore we saw good catches of Red Drum, Bluefish, and Speckled Trout.

CITATIONS:

Rodney Willis caught a 25 lb Blackfin Tuna measuring 32 inches...

Speck-Tackler Fishing Drum

Offshore boats were held to the dock on Saturday due to weather. Inshore boats were still able to go out and had good catches of Red Drum, Speckled Trout, and Bluefish. We saw some impressive citations as well! In addition to official citations we had a Speckled Trout weighing in at just under...

Speck-Tackler Fishing

On Friday, offshore boats had good catches of Tuna and Wahoo. Inshore boats brought in great catches of Red Drum, Bluefish, and Speckled Trout.

Rabid Tuna Fishing Hatteras Teach's Lair

Anglers have been enjoying the fall weather lately, which has brought cooler days and water temperatures. Offshore boats continued to see a good Blackfin Tuna bite on Thursday, with some getting citation sizes.

Inshore we saw mainly Red Drum, as well as...