Neuse River giant red drum

Captain Gary Dubiel's

Spec Fever Guide Service

Spec Fever Guide Service offers fly fishing trips out of Oriental and New Bern. 

Here's a guide to what we have going on;
January: Stripers, specks, panfish out New Bern
February: Stripers, shad and panfish out of New Bern
March: Stripers, shad, bass and panfish out of New Bern and spotted seatrout out of Oriental
April/May: Specks and redfish out of Oriental, top water stripers, redfish, bass and panfish in New Bern
June/July: Specks, redfish, flounder and the occasional giant redfish out of Oriental
August and September: Giant redfish out of Oriental
October-December: Specks, redfish, stripers and flounder out of Oriental and New Bern

fly fishing stripers
TFO fly rods false albacore

Booking your trip 2017

Atlantic bonito
50 pound red on pop n fly
giant red drum pop n fly
redfish on the fly
fly fishing albacore
flounder on the fly

Fly Fishing Trips

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. Rescheduled trips need to be taken with 12 months of original date to avoid loss of deposit.
We accept VISA, Master Card, American Express, checks and cash.
call us at 252-249-1520, email us at captgary@specfever.com or apply your deposit on line today.
~ mail deposit checks to Spec Fever, PO Box 1029, Oriental, NC 28571

false albacore
specks on the fly

Our Crystal Coast fishing trips from Beaufort:

  • April/May: Atlantic Bonito, Spanish, blues, false albacore, cobia, AJ's, giant red drum, sharks
  • June: sight fishing to sharks
  • October/November:false albacore, bluefish, giant red drum

Pay $200 deposit on line today!


Spec Fever Guide Service fishes from a 22 ft. Frontier bay boat. Trips are priced per boat from 2 anglers. Third anglers are an additional fee of $50 per. Single angler discount $50 off.  All your tackle, a blanket saltwater license, ice and bottled water is provided. Please see Trophy Redfish for pricing for those trips.  Our 4 hour trips are great for winter and spring but consider our 6 or 8 hour trips for summer and fall.


Fishing Trips from Oriental and New Bern 

  • 4 hr. 1/2 day $350
  • 6 hr. 3/4 day $450
  • 8 hr. full day $600


trophy redfish pop n fly

We offer fly fishing trips for speckled seatrout, redfish, striper, flounder, trophy red drum, bass, crappie, perch, bream and shad trips on the Neuse River and Pamlico Sound.  We also run fly fishing charters on the Crystal Coast for false albacore, bonito, bluefish, cobia and sight casting to sharks.     ​​                                                           Call us today 252-249-1520  .

Capt. Gary Dubiel has over 40 years of fly fishing experience and an IGFA Fly Rod World Record holder.  He is a fly designer and tier and a fly casting instructor.  He and his fly patterns have been published in many books and magazines. Capt. Gary is a National Advisory Staffer for TFO and Edge Rods.


    Fishing Trips from Beaufort:

    • full day $600
    • 3/4 day $500

    Please visit our Trophy Redfish page to book a giant redfish trip and catch a fish of a lifetime!