Sharky's Bait, Tackle and Charter Booking

"Sharky's Specializes in Putting People Together!" Getting everyone onto the fishing chartersof their choice is our top priority and we work really hard to make sure every Sharky's customer has the opportunity to enjoy the Outer Banks fishing experience. We represent charter boats that specialize in everything from inshore charters and sound fishing (custom designed for the family with children) to deep sea offshore sportfishing adventures for mahi, tuna, wahoo and marlin.

Sharky's also offers one stop shopping for all your Outer Banks fishing needs. Our tackle shop at Barrier Island Station in Duck features a large selection of rods and reels including top quality names like Penn, Shimano, Daiwa, Ugly Stick and Okuma. We offer fresh bait (in season), as well as the finest artificial lures available from Fishbites, Honeyhole, Got-cha, Slurp and Sea Striker, just to name a few.

Sharky's Bait, Tackle and Charters also offers rod and reel rentals, surf fishing clinics and we have now become the most reliable booking service on the Outer Banks representing the widest variety of fishing charters available at Oregon Inlet. We can serve visitors in Manteo, Wanchese, Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills, Kitty Hawk, Southern Shores, Duck and Corolla.

Vacationing group with a nice pile of mahi mahi on the Outer Banks.

Why Fish OBX

Hello and welcome to North Carolina’s Outer Banks! OBX (as the locals call it) is a string of barrier islands that covers more then half of the northern North Carolina coastline. With year round temperatures averaging... Read More

Charter Booking

Sharky's is your one stop shop for your Outer Banks fishing adventure. Getting everyone on a charter is our top priority and we work hard to make sure our customers get to enjoy the Outer Banks fishing experience! Read More


Fish Species and Seasons

Here on the Outer Banks of North Carolina there is always something in season and biting! Weather you're looking for inshore species like bluefish, spanish mackerel, striped bass or exotic offshore deep sea species like mahi, yellowfin tuna, marlin or sailfish Read More

Store Location

Stop in and see us. Sharky's Bait, Tackle and Charters is conveniently located at the Barrier Island Station directly across the road from the Sunset Grille in the village of Duck on the Outer Banks. We have a fully stocked tackle shop, fresh bait and a friendly staff! Directions

Different Types of Charters

Don't know which type of charter to choose? Sharky's helps individual anglers as well as family groups find just the right charter. We can offer inshore charters, intermediate bottom fishing, live bait trips and exhilarating deep sea offshore adventures. Read More

Frequenty Asked Questions

We sincerely want your Outer Banks fishing experience to be all it can be! We have prepared our FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) section to help get you started. Please don't hesitate to call anytime so that we can answer all your questions. Read More

How To Choose a Charter Type

Many of our charter booking clients have never been on an ocean fishing charter! They know that they want to try it but they have no idea what type of saltwater charter fits their particular situation. Hopefully we can answer some of the more asked questions for you. The very first consideration must be exactly who is going to be fishing with you on your charter? Possibly the best way that we can help pick a charter type would be by breaking it down according to your group. ........ Read More.