Outer Banks Fishing Boat Rental

Click here to edit subtitle

  Rental  Boat's  Delivered  To  Your  Dock  or  Marina  Slip 
              24 foot "Walk-Around", 21 foot "Walk-Around"         
           and 18 to 21 foot Center Consoles available

         for Weekly, Multiple-Day and Full-Day Rental!

24 & 25 foot Pontoon's available for Multiple-Day

rental from Memorial Day thru Labor Day weekends.

15%  OFF  "Multiple-Day's"  for  Senior's,  Military Service,  Fire Fighter's  and  Teacher's

        Boat's  Available  All  Year  Round!          

      Call us for reservation or rental information.... 

252- 489 - 5376    8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

We  will  not  respond  to  "Blocked" or  "Restricted"  phone  number's!

If  your  outside  of  the  United  States

please  use  our 

Contact  BigWave  Boat  Rental   Page  

          Agreement  Signer's  must  be  at- least  25  years  of  age            

a  Boat  Owner  or  Completed  a  Boating  Education  Course!

                   New  Rentals  For  2018                   

                 19' Sea Pro "Bay" Center Console  115 HP

                 20'  Regal  Empress  XL  "Cuddy"  220 HP                                                                                 


         BigWave's  Fishing  and  Powerboat  Rental's 


Customer's  Photos


 BigWave  Boat  Rental's,  providing  OBX  Visiting  and  Resident  boater's  a  fully

  equipped  rental  boat  that  we  deliver  by  "trailering" it  to  the  nearest  launch  ramp,

  launch  it,  then  deliver  it  to  a  private  dock  or  marina  slip  from  Coinjock

to  Hatteras,  Roanoke  Island  and  the  surrounding  areas  of  the  Outer  Bank's

for  "multiple-day" rentals from  Memorial Day  Weekend thru  Labor Day Weekend.

  Or  you  can  rent  an  18 foot  Center Console, 19  foot  Center Console, 

21 foot  Center Console, 21 or 24 foot "Walk-Around" for a Full or Half-day (off-season)

rental  that  we  trailer  and  launch  where-ever  you  choose  to  go  boating.

          Please allow us at-least 24 hours notice for a "Day" or "Half-Day" rental.  

All boat's are powered by outboards, equipped with Depth Finders & GPS units, VHF radios, rod holders, live-bait wells, a landing net & bait-well net,  dock-lines, a  Danforth type anchor with chain, a waterproof area fishing & navigation chart and plenty of  fuel capacity for several days of fishing and cruising.

Each rental is inspected by The United States Coast Guard, they include all the  required Safety Equipment and are well maintained by our  N.M.M.A. and A.B.Y.C.  Certified  Master  Technicians.

                All water-craft include SEATOW / Boat U.S. assist 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.



       A  U.S.C.G. and  N.C.D.E.N.R. Compliant  Business 

         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

          +  Mutton Snapper size and bag limit changes effective February 10, 2018;
             Minimum size changes from 16" to 18" total length, 5 per person per day

                         +  Speckled  Trout  may  not  be  possessed  due  to  a
  "Cold-Stun" event. Possession  of  either  species  was  Closed on January  5th, 2018.
               Re-opened  June  15th, 2018 ..... 14" Minimum size  4  per-person per day  

+  Striped  Bass  (Rockfish)  open  "year-round"  in  Pamlico  Sound

2  Per  Person,  18"  Minimum   Length

+  Striped  Bass  (Rockfish)  Sound  Season  open  October  1, 2018  thru  April  30, 2019  

2  Per  Person,  18"  Minimum   Length

Flounder Creel Limit per person changed to 4 (was 6) on March 1, 2017   

 +  Black  Sea  Bass, North of Cape Hatteras  Open May 15  thru  December  31 , 2018

12 1/2" Minimum Size (nose to center of tail)  15  Per  Person  per  day.

+  Blueline  Tilefish  open  Statewide,  closes  August 31, 2018.

+  ONLY 1 (was 2) Striped Bass 28 inches or longer may be kept in the Atlantic Ocean        

           +  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                                                


Marine Weather, O.R.V. Info & Outer Banks NAV Charts

     For  the  latest  National  Weather  Service  Surf  Zone,

         Coastal  Marine  and  Offshore  Marine  Forecasts, 

Marine  Weather  on  your  cellphone .......... 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:





  • 24' Sea Pro "Walk-Around"
    24' Sea Pro "Walk-Around"
  • 25' South Bay Pontoon
    25' South Bay Pontoon
  • 24' Crest Pontoon
    24' Crest Pontoon
  • 21' Hydra-Sports "Walk-Around"
    21' Hydra-Sports "Walk-Around"
  • 20' Regal Empress XL 220 HP
    20' Regal Empress XL 220 HP
  • 19' Sea Pro Center Console
    19' Sea Pro Center Console
  • 18' Cape Horn Center Console
    18' Cape Horn Center Console
24' Sea Pro "Walk-Around"
24' Sea Pro "Walk-Around"

The  Counties  of  Dare and Currituck DO NOT         Permit  "Towed"  Water-Sport's  With                  A  Leased  or  Rented  Water-craft.  

    This  include's  "Wake Boarding",  "Water                        Skiing"  and "Tubing"!



Water  too  shallow,  too  many  "Groundings"  and  

Thick  Weed's  "over-heating"  the  motor's 

has  caused  us  to  cease  renting  our  boat's  from  Duck  to  Carova.



In North Carolina, any person born on or after January 1, 1988 must complete a 
N.A.S.B.L.A. Approved Boating Education Course before operating any vessel propelled by a motor of 10 HP or greater. 

We offer a FREE ONLINE

Boating Education Course on our

"Renter's Requirements" page!