24 foot "Walk-Around", 21 foot Pontoon Boat,
21 foot Center Console,
18 foot Center Console and
an "Un-Sinkable" 15 foot Rigid Hull
Inflatable available for weekly, partial week, day or half-day rental!
"Night - Time" Flounder Gigging Charters!
Open for daytime rentals the year round!
Call us for reservation or rental information....
252- 489 - 5376 8 AM - 8 PM
or email us email@example.com
"Off - Season" Rates Now In Effect
20% OFF ANY MULTIPLE - DAY RENTAL NOW THRU NOVEMBER
BigWave Boat Rentals, providing OBX Visiting and Resident Anglers a fully equipped rental fishing boat that we deliver to you by trailer to your Sound access dock or marina slip from Southern Shores to Hatteras Village, Roanoke Island and surrounding areas of the Outer Banks.
We no longer serve the Duck to Carova area, It's just too shallow!
Rent for a Half or Full-Day our 15' Inflatable, 18 foot Center Console, 21 foot Center Console or for a Full-Day our 21 foot Pontoon Boat or 24 "Walk-Around" that we trailer and launch at your choice of fishing locations like Oregon Inlet Fishing Center, Village Marina in Hatteras or one of three N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission public launch ramps.
All rentals are powered by outboards, equipped with Depth Finders & GPS, rod holders, rod racks, dock lines, Danforth type anchors with chain, a live-bait well, a landing net and bait-well net, a waterproof area fishing & navigation chart and plenty of fuel capacity for several days of fishing and cruising.
Each rental is fully Inspected by The United States Coast Guard, including all the required Safety Equipment and are well maintained by our own NMMA and ABYC Certified Technicians for your fishing and boating pleasure.
To keep everyone safe on the water, we prefer the operator(s) of our rental watercraft have recent boating experience and provide us proof of boat ownership.
Operator's need to know how to navigate a boat in "Buoyed" or a "Day" Marked Channel!
NIGHT TIME USE OF RENTALS IS NOT PERMITTED, NO EXCEPTIONS!
Under 26 years old? A Completed Boating Safety Course is mandatory by N.C.!
*** See our "Renter's Requirements" page for a FREE ONLINE Boating Safety Course***
Rentals include SEATOW / Boat U.S. assist services, see our Rates and Services for details.
Agreement Signer's must be at least 21 years old
Outfitter and Guide Services
10, 20, 30 and 50 pound test fishing rods & reels and live bait cast-nets available to rent.
We stock outboard oil, proven productive fishing rigs & tackle packages for convenience.
A Licensed Guide is available to our Multiple - Day Customers for a Half or Full-Day
"Ripcharts" Sea Surface Temperature, water color and rip locator for our Ocean Anglers.
For more information, contact us at 252- 489- 5376 from 8 AM to 8 PM,
or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
WE GLADLY ACCEPT VISA, MASTERCARD AND DISCOVER CARDS,
AMERICAN EXPRESS ACCEPTED ONLY THRU PAYPAL FOR A RESERVATION DEPOSIT
All persons on-board while fishing are required to have a North Carolina Coastal
Recreational Fishing License, it's not required for anglers under 16 years old.
For information about how and where to purchase the Recreational License, use this link:
Non-Resident 10 day -- $12.00 NC Resident 10 day-- $7.00
$215.00 Fine and Court Cost if "Fish Police" catch you without the NCCRFL license!
At this time, our state does not offer a Recreational Vessel Fishing
License that covers everyone on-board of our rental craft.
For up to date fish minimum sizes, open season's and bag limits, use this link:
October 29th Boat Fisher's Report
Inland and Sounds Report:
Striped Bass, White Perch and Channel Catfish were the reported catches in East Lake,
South Lake, the Alligator River, Little Alligator River and Perquimans River.
Sound and Inland Striped Bass (Rockfish) Season is Open ... 3 per person per day....
18 inch minimum size.
Keeper Striped Bass (Rockfish) are being caught near and along all the bridge pilings of
Roanoke and Croatan Sound when any Northerly wind is blowing ......... Troll large
Rattletraps and 1 ounce Bucktails at 1 1/2 to 2 knots near any bridge or drop a live
Baitfish or small Eel along the pilings are the ticket to catch a limit.
Good catches of Redfish are still found in the shallow grass flats from Oregon Inlet,
Manns Harbor and Kitty Hawk Bay ........ Use a "Weedless" Gold or Silver Johnson
Minnow or a chunk of cut Mullet on a bottom rig.
Fair catches of Sheepshead on all bridge pilings and "Marl Rock" artificial reefs.
Sea Mullet, Spot, Bluefish and Flounder catches reported in and near Oregon Inlet.
Speckled Trout fishing is fair, most fish are under the 14" minimum size limit.
Nearshore Ocean anglers are catching King Mackeral, Sea Bass, False Albacore,
Bluefish and Shark.
Hatteras Inshore fishermen are catching limits of Redfish in shallow grass flats
and Oyster beds from 2 to 5 feet deep just off the Rollinson Channel.
Oregon Inlet: Scattered Yellowfin and Blackfin Tuna, Mahi Dolphin. A few White
Marlin and Sailfish were released. A Blue Marlin was released
Hatteras: Citation Wahoo, Mahi Dolphin, Citation Blackfin Tuna and Amberjack.
Boats that bottom fished caught Grouper, Rosefish and Tilefish.
Several Blue Marlin, White Marlin and Sailfish were released!
Surface Water Temperatures:
Pamlico Sound 67 - 70 Hatteras Inlet 70
Northern Sounds 66 - 69 Oregon Inlet 69
Inshore and Offshore Forecast map for the Outer Banks fishing areas, use this link:
Outer Banks Marine Weather on your cellphone .... 252-223-5737 for the latest N.W.S.
Surf Zone, Coastal Marine and Offshore Outer Banks Marine Forecasts
Information regarding O.R.V. Beach Access on Bodie Island and Hatteras Island,
visit Frank & Fran's Bait and Tackle website link: http://hatteras-island.com/
N C Outer Banks NAV Charts - Corolla to Ocracoke Inlet
Corolla to Rodanthe: http://www.charts.noaa.gov/OnLineViewer/12204.shtml
Rodanthe to Ocracoke: http://www.charts.noaa.gov/OnLineViewer/11555.shtml