Oregon Inlet Fishing Center

8770 Oregon Inlet Road, off N.C. Highway 12, Nags Head
(252) 441-6301

Charter a variety of fishing excursions at Oregon Inlet Fishing Center year round (weather permitting). Nearshore, inshore vessels offer half-day or full-day trips, while the headboat offers a choice of morning or afternoon inlet/sound fishing. Offshore vessels travel to the Gulf Stream, where anglers enjoy a full day on the water. Anglers go for a variety of species, depending on the season, including billfish, tuna, mahi mahi, wahoo, Spanish mackerel, flounder, drum, bluefish, cobia and more. Anglers aboard charters do not need to purchase fishing licenses, and all tackle and bait are provided. The newest boat at Oregon Inlet Fishing Center is a dolphin watching inlet/sound tour offering cruises daily! You can purchase food and drinks for your trip at the on-site marina store, which also carries a wide selection of fishing and boating gear, hardware, fuel, apparel and footwear, souvenirs and a great camping section. Be sure to check out the world-record blue marlin replica mount (caught in 1974) displayed in an outdoor case, and take a photo of your group in front of a record-setting 805-pound bluefin tuna replica mount caught in 2011. An air pump, a public boat ramp, restrooms and ample parking are also available. The boat ramp offers five launching lanes, courtesy docks, nice restrooms and about 75 parking spaces for vehicles with trailers.