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Capt. Joe Shute
Capt Joe has been navigating these waters ever since 1985, allowing him to provide a great fishing experience for you and your crew. Retiring from over 21 yrs as a retail bait and tackle owner, Capt Joe continues to run his fly fishing store (since 1996), his charter boat guide service (since 1987), and manufactures offshore sportfishing lures. Check out the links we have below for more information.  
♦ 07-01-20 ♦
Today :S 5-10 
2-3 ft
Thurs : NW 5-10
2-3 ft
Friday: N 5
Sat: SW 5-10
2-4 ft.

Sun: S 5-10
3-5 ft


                                            ♦ 07-01-20                                                             

HIGH: 6:48 AM
              7:35 PM   
LOW  1:43 AM
          1:37 PM


HIGH:  7:48 AM
            8:30 PM

LOW:  2:47 AM
           2:31 PM





This past weekend was pretty breezy on Saturday and by Sunday it was a nice day on the water.  Still a little bit chilly though.  Fishing on the eastside of Cape Lookout was pretty good for the false albacore, bluefish, spanish mackerel and gray trout.  There were a few cobia caught this weekend, but the ones that I heard about were offshore in 60 ft or more of water caught jiggiing around structure.  The water surface temperature along the beaches is still a little cool, around 64-65 degrees. Hopefully by this coming weekend with the air temperatures warming up we will start to see more bait and cobia along the beaches.  Offshore the dolphin and whaoo bite continues to be good when conditions will let you venture offshore.

Henry and Jack with nice redfish caught while fishing with Capt. Ken Kramer
5-15-18 Trip with CJ. Caught his largest cobia sight fishing today.
5-2-18 Amy Dahm with her biggest bluefish
Davew O'Connell with fat albie caught with bait ball under the boat.
one of 17 yesterday
Yesterday was the first of 3 days fishing with Hugh Levin. Excellent fishing yesterday.
Ben Scoggins caught a 8 lb albie on his first cast and this 15 lber on his second cast.
Geoff durst, Mike and Matt Beckett with one of 11 triples
Oleta Webb and Jim Vogal Project Healing Waters
Carmen Lane with her first albacore for Project Healing Waters
Oooops! The man in the brown suit won this one!
Joint effort after broken rod. One reeled one held the rod!
10-12-17 Ted Napierkowski with his first albie of the day
10-12-17 Stan Napierkowsi with first albie of the day
9-21-17 Bob Baldwin with his first old drum 47"
04-11-17 Plendy of large 10 to 15 lb bluefish around for light tackle and fly.
Nice striped Marlin on fly. Unfortuantely chafed off after 10 minutes
20 lb albacore 11-12-16
Nice Tiger shark caught by Carl Setzer Thursday at Cape Lookout!