Neuse River giant red drum

Captain Gary Dubiel's

Spec Fever Guide Service

Join Spec Fever Guide Service for inshore fishing charters on the Neuse River and Pamlico Sound for speckled seatrout, redfish, striper, flounder, bass, crappie, perch, bream and shad. We also offer fishing trips along the Crystal Coast for false albacore, bonito, bluefish, cobia and sharks.  Please see our Trophy Red Drum page to book a trophy trip.   ​​

                                                                     Call today252-249-1520

Inshore and Nearshore Light Tackle Fishing Trips

Booking your trip 2017

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

Fishing trips from Beaufort:

  • 3/4 day $500
  • full day $600

Light tackle fishing trips with Spec Fever Guide Service .....contact us 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



Pay $200 deposit here

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Spec Fever Guide Service offers fishing trips out of Oriental and New Bern.  Here's a guide to what we have going on;

  • January: Striped bass, spotted seatrout, panfish (crappie white and yellow perch) out New Bern
  • February: Stripers, hickory and American shad and panfish out of New Bern
  • March: Stripers, shad, bass and panfish out of New Bern and speckled trout 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(red drum) out of Oriental
  • October-December: Specks, redfish, stripers and flounder out of Oriental and New Bern

Our Crystal Coast fishing trips from Beaufort:

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

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