false albacore charters

2017 offered some of the finest giant bluefishing NC has seen in years!  Look for the action to start back in April!


Check out the action. Fly fishing for false Albacore.  Call us for your false albacore charters today!

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​​​​​​Captain Gary Dubiel's  Spec Fever Guide Service

False Albacore and Crystal Coast Charters


The Crystal Coast has some amazing sight fishing to black tip and spinner sharks.  Give it a try; if you dare!

To confirm reservations a $200 per boat/day deposit is due within 7 days. Deposits for reservations within 14 days must be secured immediately. Reservations not secured by deposits are subject to cancellation without notice. Deposits are refundable if cancelled greater than 30 days from the date of the trip. 100% refunds for weather cancellations.  Weather cancellations are determined by the captain. Rescheduled trips need to be taken with 12 months of original date to avoid loss of deposit.
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Send an email or call us at 252-249-1520 to book your trip

You can pay your deposit on line today.


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Fish the famous false albacore of Harkers Island on fly or light tackle each spring and fall.

Fantastic Fishing from along the Crystal Coast of NC

Pay $200 deposit here


Capt. Andy Bates releasing a fly caught false albacore off the Crystal Coast.  Most folks know Albie fishing is red hot in the fall but the spring can also some mighty fine fishing.  Give us a shout and join Capt. Andy and I for some near coast action for albacore or one of the many other species we target.

False Albacore & Crystal Coast Charters;

light tackle and fly fishing guide from Beaufort, NC

Although based in Oriental, Captain Gary has been fly fishing for false albacore for over 15 seasons and offers fishing charters from Beaufort/ Morehead City.  Spec Fever Guide Service is now joined by Capt. Andy Bates and expands Spec Fever's charters on the Crystal Coast. Trips are priced per boat for 2 anglers. All your tackle, a blanket saltwater license, ice and bottled water is provided. We offer 8 hour trips for spring and fall trips for false albacore, bluefish, Spanish mackerel, weakfish, Atlantic bonito, sharks, redfish, jacks and cobia.

Fishing Trips from Beaufort

  • 6 hour 3/4 day $550

  • 8 hour full day $650

false albacore charters

False Albacore