Our Reservation Desk will be open Monday thru Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM for EARLY RESERVATIONS during the months we are closed.
Reserve Early and Save Up to 30% OFF your "Multiple-Day" Boat Rental!
Visit the "Payments" page for more details
The Customer Provides Overnight Dockage For Their Rental Term
15% Rate & Tax Discount for Seniors,
Military Service, Fire Fighters and Teachers
Call us for reservation or rental information
252- 489 - 5376 Office Hours 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
IF WE MISS YOUR PHONE CALL, PLEASE LEAVE A MESSAGE!
Outside of the United States?
Please use our Contact BigWave Boat Rental Page
Agreement Signer's must be at- least 25 years of age
BigWave Boat Rental's, providing OBX Visiting and Resident Angler's a fully equipped
rental boat that we deliver to you by "trailering" it to the nearest launch ramp,
launch it, then deliver it to your private dock or a marina slip from Coinjock
to Hatteras Village, Roanoke Island and surrounding areas of the Outer Bank's
for 2 Day Minimum Rentals.
All boat's are powered by outboards, equipped with Depth Finders & GPS units, VHF radios, rod holders, live-bait well, a landing net & bait-well net, dock-lines, Danforth type anchors with chain, waterproof area fishing & navigation charts and plenty of fuel capacity for several days of fishing and cruising.
Each rental is inspected by The United States Coast Guard, include all the required Safety Equipment and are maintained by our N.M.M.A. and A.B.Y.C. Certified Master Technicians.All water-craft include SEATOW / Boat U.S. assistance services.
Outfitter Equipment Rental & Guide Service
Children's Life-Vest's are available with small deposit.
Rod's & Reel's and Cast-net's available by the rental term.
We sell 2 Stroke Oil, fishing rigs and tackle packages.
Licensed Guide's available for "Multiple-Day" customers.
WE ACCEPT VISA, MASTERCARD, DISCOVER & AMERICAN EXPRESS
All persons "on-board" while fishing 16 years and older are required to have a
N. C. Coastal Recreational Fishing License.
For information about how and where to purchase the Recreational
License, click this link:
Non-Resident 10 day -- $10.00 NC Resident 10 day -- $5.00
(a $2.00 Service Charge is added if purchased from a NCWRC licensing agent)
It's a $215 Fine and Court Cost if your caught without a Fishing License!
At this time, North Carolina does not offer a Vessel Fishing
License for everyone "on-board" our rental craft.
Up to date minimum size, season & bag limits, click this link:
Fin-Fish Limits and Season Changes
2 Per Person, 18" Minimum Length
+ Striped Bass (Rockfish) Albemarle Sound Season is Open!
Season opened October 1, 2019 thru April 30, 2020
+ Flounder In All NC Waters Is Closed -
Beginning September 4, 2019 Until Further Notice!
+ Black Sea Bass North of Cape Hatteras opened May 1, closes December 31 , 2019
12 1/2" Minimum Size (nose to center of tail) 15 Per Person per day.
+ Blueline Tilefish Closed Statewide, opens May 1, 2020 closes August 31, 2020.
3 per person per day, no minimum size
+ ONLY 1 Striped Bass 28 inches or longer per person may be kept from the Atlantic Ocean.
From May 1st thru October 31, All Striped Bass harvested from the Atlantic Ocean MUST
be tagged with a NC Marine Fisheries Harvest Tag! Get your tags at any Bait & Tackle Shop.
+ Cobia Minimum Length Has Changed from 33 to 36 inches Total Length,
1 Per Person per day. Cobia may not be Possessed beyond 3 miles from the beach.
Maximum 4 per boat per day
For the latest National Weather Service Surf Zone,
Coastal Marine and Offshore Marine Forecasts,
Marine Weather on your cellphone, call 252-223-5737
Information regarding O.R.V. Beach Access on Bodie Island and Hatteras Island,
visit Frank & Fran's Bait and Tackle website link: http://hatteras-island.com/
NC Outer Banks NAV Charts - Corolla to Ocracoke Inlet
Corolla to Rodanthe:
Rodanthe to Ocracoke Inlet: