Plan your trip to North Carolina
Whether you’re a fly fisher or a saltwater angler, North Carolina has something to hook you. The Western North Carolina Fly Fishing Trail runs through the Great Smoky Mountains and showcases 15 spots teeming with brown, brook, and rainbow trout. Cast of the Long Beach Pier or set off on a chartered saltwater fishing expedition on the Atlantic Ocean. For additional angling, cast your line in a variety of lakes and battle behemoth bass. The fishing is so great here, you’ll be reeling!
Featured Fishing Resorts and Lodges in North Carolina
Spend your time at Ramada Plaza Nags Head Beach fishing. Right out there standing in the surf! It's that simple so remember to bring your pole and you'll have a great time spending your afternoons casting in the Atlantic. There are also fishing charters available in the area if you're a serious angler!
Bald Head Island is the ultimate destination for fishing enthusiasts of all ages. Stay in one of their luxury accommodations just minutes away from the surf so you can easily head out and cast your line for an abundance of species. Teeming with tuna, flounder, red drum, blue fish, mullet, pompano, you're sure to get a trophy catch to bring home....
Fishing enthusiasts are sure to have a great time casting their line into the beautiful Atlantic Ocean waters. The nearby local pier is the perfect place for your North Carolina fishing trip and Ocean Isle Inn puts you just minutes away. Take the kids over to teach them the basics, or enjoy a relaxing afternoon on your own!
It's easy to enjoy a little fishing when you stay at Hilton Garden Inn Outer Banks/Kitty Hawk. Whether you want to simply wade in the surf and cast a line, or you want to get more adventurous and charter a fishing boat, there's no shortage of fun that you can have! It's perfect for both beginners and experts alike!
While staying at High Hampton Inn & Country Club, anglers will have the major perk of not having to deal with defined seasons and fees - as the lake on the property is private. Not to mention Cashiers, NC is located in the heart of some of North Carolina’s best trout fishing streams and is a part of the Western North Carolina Fly Fishing...
At The Winds Resort Beach Club there are lots of great opportunities for ocean fishing. Whether you're just amateur looking for a relaxing couple hours on a pier, or a pro looking for a serious fishing charter, the North Carolina beach area will have what you're looking for!
Enjoy the fun of deep sea fishing in Sunset Beach, North Carolina! Near The Sunset Inn, you will find a number of charters ready to take you to where the fish are biting. Whether you're interested in going out for a half-day trip, sunset fishing, or even night fishing you're sure to find just what you need for an unforgettable fishing adventure.
Want to go fishing during your stay at Oasis Suites? Not a problem. The staff can help arrange everything so all you have to focus on is catching the big one. It's a great way to spend time, relaxing and hopefully coming of with some "fishy" stories to tell your friends back home!
Looking to spend a day casting your line? Greybeard Rentals' rental properties put you at an ideal location to take advantage of rivers teeming with rainbow, brown, and brook trout. Fly fisherman will delight in the opportunity to cast a line into French Broad River in hopes of reeling in their next trophy catch!
If angling is your calling, let The Residences at Biltmore be your home base! French Broad River provides guests of Biltmore some of the best angling opportunities in the Asheville area. Let the concierge service set you up with a local guide, and find the best areas for catching smallmouth bass, brook trout and brown trout.
Fishing enthusiasts will love the convenient location at Mill House Lodge. Lake and river fishing is easy to find in the area around Flat Rock, North Carolina, and the lodge isn't far from where you need to be. Whether you want to set out on your own, visit the Crab Creek Catfish Farm or Sorrell's Creek Trout Farm, or hire a guide to take you to...
Outer Banks Inn puts you near some of the best beaches for great ocean fishing! Head to Oregon Inlet Fishing Center where you'll find a full-service marina that makes it easy to get out and hit the waters. Whether you're a novice or an expert, Outer Banks Inn offers you the perfect hub for your North Carolina fishing vacation.
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