Hello and Welcome to North Carolina’s Outer Banks!

Outer Banks Sea Oats

OBX (as the locals call it) is a string of barrier islands that covers more than half of the northern North Carolina coastline which includes Duck and Corrola. With yearly average temperatures at a balmy 70 degrees and miles of endless beaches, the Outer Banks is an extremely popular tourist destination.

Formerly located at Barrier Island Station in Duck, Sharky’s will continue to be your "go to" place for all your Outer Banks fishing needs. Yes, we are still located on the historical Outer Banks.

The NC Outer Banks has seemingly endless beachfront with over 900 square miles of water surrounding on both sides. We have the third largest estuary system in the world including several wildlife refuges and maritime forests.

Whether it's shallow water fishing, surf fishing, Pamlico Sound inshore fishing, near shore fishing, offshore fishing and from light tackle to deep sea jigging and trolling, the Outer Banks is an international fishing destination. Exotic species like yellowfin tuna and king mackerel can be caught year round. Many other fish species that can be caught by season offshore including but not limited to blue marlin, white marlin, sailfish, mahi, and wahoo. inshore / near shore / Near Shore species include bluefish, striped bass, spanish mackerel, spot, sea mullet (whiting), croaker, flounder, speckled trout, gray trout, pompano, red drum, and cobia.

  • Man holding a nice Outer Banks cobia on a dock.
  • Summer sailfish on a offshore makeup charter.
  • Big Outer Banks Mahi caught charter fishing offshore.
  • Two false albacore tuna caught off Oregon Inlet.
  • Outer Banks striped bass caught on an inshore / near shore /  Near Shore fishing Charter.
  • Pamlico Sound Red Drum caught on a back country fishing Charter
  • Spanish Mackel and Blue Fish
  • Kids With Mahi Mahi on an Orgin Inlet fishing charter
  • Hatteras NC, sailfish caught offshore

The Outer Banks consists of 5 open inlets with our own closest inlet being the world famous Oregon Inlet. Oregon Inlet runs between Bodie Island and Pea Island. The area is home to several marinas and one of the largest charter fishing fleets on the Atlantic East Coast. The Outer Banks features year round fishing including surf and pier fishing, freshwater, fly fishing and soundside fishing, inshore, near shore and deep sea offshore charter fishing.

Sharky’s books charter trips among our vast network of participating professional Outer Banks charter boats. We offer offshore, inshore, near shore and soundside fishing with custom and specialty trips with 1/2, 3/4 and Full-Day trips available. Our boats are comfortable, modern, fast and captained by experienced licensed professionals employing top quality mates.

"We Put People Together!" Yes, we can hook you up with group share makeup fishing trips starting from just $100 per angler. Can't find a full group? We specialize in individual anglers and we will do everything possible to hook you up on a short notice group sharing walk on makeup charter.

We'd love to hear from you! Whether you just want to tell us about your latest fish tale or charter your next fishing adventure call us at 252-255-2248. We look forward to this opportunity of making your Outer Banks vacation full of fish catching memories last for a lifetime.

Serving Outer Banks vacationers in Duck, Corolla, Rodanthe, Waves, Salvo, Wanchese, Manteo, Buxton, Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills, and Kitty Hawk.