OBX Bait and Tackle is excited to offer charter fishing trips with Captain Clay McPherson aboard the Sandy Anna, out of OBX Marina, aboard the True Grit with Captain Hank Beasley, out of Oregon Inlet Fishing Center, with Captain Mike Parks aboard the Wendy Kay and aboard the Carolina Girl with Captain Troy Salmon, out of OBX Marina.


Capt. Clay of the Sandy Anna

Captain Clay McPherson is all about low stress and high fun and is extremely safety conscious!  He enjoys teaching kids and grown-ups how to become better anglers. Clay says, “fishing has always been something I love – fresh or salt-water! I live for those days on the water when everyone has a smile on their face, whether it’s from catching that one giant slob they’ve always dreamed of, or their excitement of non-stop fishing action which left them completely exhausted.” 

The Sandy Anna, is a first class 26' Center Console Mako and charters out of OBX Marina in Wanchese. The boat is equipped with a 200 hp engine, light tackle, top of the line Furuno GPS Navigation, digital imaging, and fishfinder electronics.  Novice to Seasoned anglers are welcome aboard our four or six hour sound or ocean trips. We also book full day offshore trips!



Capt. Hank Beasley of the True Grit

A native of Roanoke Island, Captain Hank Beasley has 32 years experience as a commercial fisherman which has expanded over the waters from Maine to Florida. Captain Hank also has over 28 years experience in the charter boat business and has captained boats out of Florida, the Bahamas and now Oregon Inlet Fishing Center in Nags Head! Captain Hank's expertise and southern hospitality will certainly make your offshore fishing trip an unforgettable experience. 

True Grit is a 53' Paul Mann built in 1990. It is equipped with all International tackle, 2- 16,000 BTU air conditioners, stereo, TV/VCR, and refrigerator/freezer. It has a 24K cruising speed with a new horse power 825 Cat engine and a Northern Lights generator. All the right equipment with the right touch to make your trip a memorable one.


Capt. Mike Parks of the Wendy Kay

Shrimp & Crab Charters on the Wendy Kay are great fun for the whole family! These charters offer an incredible hands-on experience that includes pulling shrimp nets, baiting & setting crab pots - and the best part, pulling the pots & nets and sorting the catches! 

Captain Mike Parks is Coast Guard certified and has over 35 years experience working on the waters ranging from the western Albemarle Sound to the offshore waters between Hatters and Oregon Inlet. His vessel, the Wendy Kay is a 35 foot Duffy powered by a 3208 435 horsepower Cat motor, providing plenty of room and power for a great day on the water.

Available June - September, with three charter trips per day:
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Pricing: $475 for 4 Hours (Up to 6 Passengers)

Capt. Troy Salmon of the Carolina Girl

The Carolina Girl run by Capt. Troy Salmon has over 30 years fishing experience. His father started him fishing here on his boat Megabyte in 1982 and has been fishing here ever since.

The Carolina Girl is a brand new 38’ Viking. The Carolina Girl has air conditioning and is heated for your comfort. It has all the amenities including a full bathroom, kitchen and dinette with 2 flat screen TVs with satellite TV service, satellite phone and all of the best electronics.

The Carolina Girl out of OBX Marina in Manteo, NC, offers a variety of trip options from full day Gulf Stream fishing for tuna dolphin and marlin to half, 3/4 or full day inshore fishing for species like amberjack, cobia, flounder, Spanish mackerel, bluefish etc. We also do specialty trips for wreck fish and shark upon request.

Prices are as follows:  Full Day: $1850 | 3/4 day $950 | Half Day $625

Fully Licensed and Insured.