It’s impossible to know all there is to know about winds, weather, underwater topography, species habits, migration patterns, bag limits, the latest bait and tackle, boat navigation skills and everything else that goes into a successful fishing trip. Unless, of course, you fish for a living. Professional fishermen and fisherwomen know all of this and more through direct, on-the-water experience and constant networking within the fishing community. That’s why many anglers, novice to advanced, choose to hire a professional guide for their Outer Banks fishing trips. Outer Banks fishing guides have the local knowledge and innate skills to put you on a fish almost every time. And you can find Outer Banks fishing guide services for every type of Outer Banks fishing – offshore, near-shore, inshore, surf, pier, wading, kayak, spear and backcountry included. You can even find Outer Banks fishing guides for shrimping, crabbing and clamming. These people will ensure your safety and up the fun factor by taking the stress out of fish finding.