Welcome to Tradewinds Tackle! We are celebrating our 45th year of fishing traditions on beautiful Ocracoke Island!
May Fishing On Ocracoke
May is our peak spring fishing month on Ocracoke Island. Whether surf fishing, inshore, or offshore, there is a chance for the catch of a lifetime. The fishing will change from only seeing early spring species such as drum and bluefish to including summertime fish such as cobia, Spanish mackerel, and pompano.
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Mike Noles found his personal best dolphin catch yesterday fishing on the Cap’n B charter off Ocracoke. He caught this 52” dolphin on light tackle. Thanks so much for sharing the photo! ... See MoreSee Less
Dang man that is one awesome fish right there. Great job.
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We're happy to answer any questions you may have about your next Ocracoke fishing trip.
We are a retail tackle and bait shop on Ocracoke Island that specializes in all surf, inshore, and offshore fishing needs, as well as beach goods and clothing. You can find over 100 different models of rods and reels from
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