Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) – Fishing Info

About Keep Castin' Charters

Where does Keep Castin' Charters fish?

We fish the Neuse River area, including Neuse River, Trent River, West Bay, Bay River, Onslow Bay, Atlantic Ocean.

What are the target fish?

Target fish include Redfish (Red Drum, Channel Bass, Spottail Bass), Striped Bass (Striper, Linesider, Rockfish), Summer Flounder (Flounder, Fluke)

Where in Neuse River to we meet our guests?

We meet at Various Boat Ramps According to Guest Location( New Bern, NC, USA )

Do I need a STATE Fishing license?

Yes, a Fishing license is required

Where do I get a STATE Fishing license?

A North Carolina Fishng License is required for individuals 16 years of age or more. A fishing license is required to fish any public water in North Carolina. The State of North Carolina requires seperate licenses to be purchased for inland and salt water fishing. When fishing with a licensed captain or guide in saltwater no licensing is needed. Please visit the North Carolina Wildlife Resources comission for more information and to purchase your license.

How much should I Tip?

It is customary to tip 20% of the trip total. We work tirelessly to make sure you have a guest experience!

Do I need to bring my own gear?

No, we provide standard gear such as rods and reels so you don’t need to worry about anything. But please feel free to bring you own gear if you prefer.

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