Contact Us: 833-I-GO-FISH (446-3474)
Contact Us: 833-I-GO-FISH (446-3474)
Contact Us: 833-I-GO-FISH (446-3474)
Contact Us: 833-I-GO-FISH (446-3474)

Ocean Stinger Charters

Fishing for Wahoo, King Mackerel, Blue Marlin
Capt. Jesse Gawlik Wilmington, NC Incorporated Licensed Insured

Trips start at $500

7 Trips

6-6 guests

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2001 40' Sport Fisherman

1300 HP engine(s)

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Radar

Ocean Stinger Fishing Charters is one of the finest fishing companies in southeastern North Carolina. Providing charters that will accommodate any level of fishing experience. It does not matter if you are a beginner, or one of our returning professional elites, we are sure to accommodate all your needs, and ensure your experience is memorable!  

 

Meet Captain Jesse Gawlik. With a OUPV U.S. Coast Guard License, Captain Jesse has over 16 years of experience with charter fishing, commercial fishing, and first mate duties. Captain Jesse also writes weekly fishing reports for the highly respected Fisherman’s Post Magazine, known as the best fishing magazine in the Carolina’s. Fishing in our North Carolina coastal waters invite a diverse species of fish through natural migratory paths in the ocean. Captain Jesse will guide you around the waters of Wilmington, Wrightsville Beach, Myrtle Grove, Topsail Beach, Sea Breeze, and many other fine locations around southeast North Carolina.

 

You will be aboard the beautiful 40ft Luhrs SX throughout your fishing adventure. She is propelled by twin diesel Caterpillar c7.1 engines that deliver 1300 hp. She can comfortably fit up to 6 passengers. She is very spacious and has a fully air-conditioned galley with mater bed, 2 twin beds, refrigerator, microwave, marine head and shower. Cockpit has a brand new 4-sided strata glass enclosure. Brand new 2016 seats in the helm and cockpit area. Our custom tuna tower is ideal for spotting birds, debris, or roaming fish offshore.

 

We will provide you with Shimano Tiagra/TLD reels, Shimano rods, Penn international rods/reels, and a fishing license. 

 

Depending on the time of year you can expect to see a Spanish Mackerel, King Mackerel, Bonita, Flounder, Grouper, Snapper, Yellowfin Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, Bluefin Tuna, Wahoo, Dolphin, Sailfish or Blue Marlin on your hook as you are reeling in the prize catch of your life with us! 

 

Ocean Stinger Fishing Charters take the safety of our charter guests first and foremost, especially on open water. There are countless variables that are continuously being monitored, simultaneously while fishing. From weather patterns, winds, currents, tides, and potential storms we ensure the safety of our guests, and want everyone to be comfortable, and have a positive experience. Book a trip with us today and experience the offshore adventure of a lifetime!

Availability

TRIP DATE
NUMBER OF GUESTS

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GULFSTREAM (12 HOURS)

Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 6:30am to 6:30pm (12 hours)

100% if customer cancels within 7 days, 50% if within 3 days

Trolling the blue water of the NC Gulfstream for, Blackfin Tuna, Yellowfin Tuna, Dolphin, Wahoo, Blue Marlin, White Marlin, and Sailfish. This trip will create memories that will last a life time. The waters of the NC Gulfstream are a year round fishery, featuring some of the biggest fish in the world. This trip is Captain Jesse’s favorite trip. He specializes in Gulfstream fishing.

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WAHOO TRIP (WINTER AND SPRING ONLY)

Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 6:30am to 6:30pm (12 hours)

100% if customer cancels within 7 days, 50% if within 3 days

Full Day 12 hr Offshore Wahoo Fishing Trip:  Winter thru Spring  we specialize in offshore Wahoo fishing.  During this time of year is when we catch the biggest wahoo. They become schooled up by the 100’s. Avg size is between 55lbs-85lbs.  We will be trolling and high speed trolling to catch them. 

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FULL DAY BOTTOM FISHING

Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 6:30am to 6:30pm (12 hours)

100% if customer cancels within 7 days, 50% if within 3 days

Full Day Bottom Fishing trip is great for any one that want to catch a lot of fish. We will be fishing 10-40 miles offshore in some of the best fishing spots off the North Carolina coast.   Fall/Winter is a great time to catch Black Sea Bass, Grouper.

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GULFSTREAM (14 HOURS)

Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 6:30am to 8:30pm (14 hours)

100% if customer cancels within 7 days, 50% if within 3 days

Trolling the blue water of the NC Gulfstream for, Blackfin Tuna, Yellowfin Tuna, Dolphin, Wahoo, Blue Marlin, White Marlin, and Sailfish. This trip will create memories that will last a life time. The waters of the NC Gulfstream are a year round fishery, featuring some of the biggest fish in the world. This trip is Captain Jesse’s favorite trip. He specializes in Gulfstream fishing.

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NEARSHORE TRIP (PM)

Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 1:00pm to 6:00pm (5 hours)

100% if customer cancels within 7 days, 50% if within 3 days

Great fishing trip for the family and kids with lots of rod bending fish catching action. We will be catching Spanish Mackerel, Bluefish, King Mackerel, Little Tunny, False Albacore just to name a few. Fishing within 5 miles of the beach makes this trip enjoyable for everyone. 

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NEARSHORE TRIP (AM)

Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 6:30am to 12:30pm (6 hours)

100% if customer cancels within 7 days, 50% if within 3 days

Great fishing trip for the family and kids with lots of rod bending fish catching action. We will be catching Spanish Mackerel, Bluefish, King Mackerel, Little Tunny, False Albacore just to name a few. Fishing within 5 miles of the beach makes this trip enjoyable for everyone. 

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OFFSHORE TRIP (9 HOURS)

Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 6:30am to 3:30pm (9 hours)

100% if customer cancels within 7 days, 50% if within 3 days

BEST TRIP WE OFFER!! CATCH THE MOST FISH ON THIS TRIP: If you want to catch a lot of fish and fill your cooler then our Offshore 9 hr trip is for you.  We will be Trolling/Bottom fishing 10-20 miles offshore. We will be targeting and catching Tuna, Mahi, King Mackerel, Grouper. This trip is a favorite among our costumers and friends. Great trip year around!!!

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Fish Species

Black Seabass
Blue Marlin
Grouper
King Mackerel
Mahi Mahi
Sailfish
Spanish Mackerel
Tuna
Wahoo

Additional Details

Safety Features

  • Life Jackets
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • First-Aid Equipment
  • Flares
  • VHF Radio

Navigation

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Radar

Boat Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • Cooler
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Custom Tuna Tower
  • Wifi

Facilities

  • Bed
  • Shower
  • Toilet

Boat Gear

  • Livewell
  • Outriggers

Fishing Techniques

  • Bottom Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing
  • Light Tackle
  • Trolling

Price Includes

  • Fishing License
  • Fresh or Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Rods, Reels & Terminal Tackle

Fishing Location

  • Nearshore
  • Offshore
  • Reef
  • Stream
  • Wreck

About the Vessel

Captain

Capt. Jesse Gawlik

Boat Type

Sport Fisherman

Boat Length

40' Luhrs SX

Year Built

2001

Engine Manufacturer

Caterpillar C 7.1

Number of Engines

2

Engine Horsepower

1300 HP