Figure Eight Island is nestled between Wrightsville Beach and Topsail Island with the incredibly productive Richies Inlet to its North and the pristine Masons Inlet to its South. Figure Eight Island boasts the same incredible fishing that Topsail Island and Wrightsville Beach have to offer. With the unlimited number of flats behind Richies Inlet combined with the Creeks and the Inlets in the Figure Eight Island area, you will surely experience Carolina Saltwater Fishing Charters at its best!
Inshore Fishing Charters at Figure Eight Island
Your Inshore Fishing options are abundant as our Figure Eight Island Fishing Charters are close to many fishing options! Capt. Trev will take you in search of the BIG Red Drum that Richies Inlet is famous for! We will sight fish the flats in search of the Big Tails then we will take off out of Richies Inlet to find the Big Resident Red Drum behind the breakers that stay here year-round! Many of these fish are “Over the Slot” meaning they are too big to keep so be sure to bring your camera! Capt. Trev will also take you to his favorite Flounder Fishing grounds which are located behind Figure Eight Island where you will surely hook into many of these tasty flatfish.
Red Drum, Flounder and Speckled Trout Fishing Charters are Popular on Figure Eight Island
When inshore fishing Figure Eight Island we target both Flounder, Red Drum and Speckled Trout. We target the Speckled Trout and Red Drum in the marshes and backwaters of Richs and Masons Inlet. We fish Sheepshead around the bridges and dock pilings of Figure Eight Island and fish for Black Drum in the deep water holes. Inshore Fishing Trips at Figure Eight Island provide great fishing action along with the calm waters and abundant wildlife viewing opportunities!
Offshore Fishing Charters at Figure 8 Island
Your Nearshore and Offshore Fishing Charter options are abundant with many fishing options available. With Figure Eight Island uniquely situated geographically between Topsail Islands South Topsail Inlet and Wrightsville Beaches Masonboro Inlet, Capt. Trev will ensure we find the Offshore Bite! Our options include trolling near the beach for Big Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish to trolling out to 15 miles offshore with live bait for King Mackerel, Mahi Mahi and Sailfish. Note: Capt. Trev strongly recommends an Inshore Charter Trip for Figure Eight Island Charters due to the abundance of Inshore Fish and Incredible Scenic Wildlife Viewing Opportunities!
Abundant Wildlife at Figure 8 Island
If you are into both Fishing and Viewing Nature at its finest, Capt. Trev highly recommends fishing the Figure Eight Island area. Figure Eight Island boasts some of he most abundant wildlife and marine life in the Coastal North Carolina region! With miles of protected beaches both the North and South of Figure Eight Island, you will see an unlimited amount of Nesting Seabirds and Migratory Ducks. It is not uncommon to see Bald Eagles and Hawks feeding in the creeks and backwaters on your Inshore Fishing Charter. Due to the pristine waters and plentiful fish, you can expect to see Dolphins feeding in the Inshore Waters of Figure Eight Island as well. Ask Capt. Trev about a wildlife tour to go with your Figure Eight Island Fishing Charter.
*Complementary Dock Pickup on Figure Eight Island*
For your convenience, Capt. Trev now offers complementary Dock pickup for both Figure Eight Island and Wrightsville Beach… Just give us your address and we will be waiting at your dock!
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