Captain Gery Boucher

over 24 years experience!

A United State Coast Guard licensed Captain; Gery Boucher has been fishing, crabbing and clamming the waters of Swansboro, North Carolina for 24 plus years. He specializes in light tackle, live bait fishing. The Capt, and his three boys, Jacob (21), Garrett (18) and Andrew (14), have focused their fishing on redfish and the elusive speckled trout. Capt. Gery guides his charters out of a 23.8 ft. Carolina Skiff with a 175 HP Suzuki 4-Stroke. This boat can comfortably fish up to six anglers and has the ability to get back in the skinny water creeks or head outside along the North Carolina coastline. The extra wide beam and high gunnels provide the stability and safety for a day of family fishing or eco-touring. The past 20 years of fishing the local waters has given Capt. Gery the knowledge and experience to make your charter a success. Capt. Gery is personable, easygoing friendly guide. He really enjoys taking kids and first timers. and is committed to making the experience one to remember.

Captain Jacob Boucher

over 18 years experience!

A United States Coast Guard licensed Captain, Jacob Boucher has been fishing, crabbing, and clamming the waters of Swansboro, North Carolina since he was three years old. Referred to many as the “fish whisperer,” Capt. Jacob enjoys fishing the backwaters searching for giant redfish, speckled trout, and citation flounder. When not in the backwater Capt. Jacob is on the ocean targeting a variety of species including cobia, wahoo, king mackerel and shark. A competitive angler, Capt. Jacob enjoys fishing fall king mackerel and speckled trout tournaments. With his positive attitude and knowledge of the local waters Capt. Jacob makes every charter fun and successful.


Captain John Keel

over 20 years experience!

A United States Coast Guard Licensed Captain, John Keel was born and raised here on the Crystal Coast of North Carolina (Emerald Isle). He started fishing at three years old and grew a passion for fishing and being on the ocean. John has been navigating the waters for over 20 years. He likes to have fun while out on the water. His motto is to provide a fun, safe journey with some humor. He believes attitude is crucial to an unforgettable experience on the water. Laughs and smiles are a guarantee. John pursues fish on his 26’ Pathfinder to target various species. The list is endless. He targets anything from the inshore game (redfish, black drum, speckled trout, sheepshead, and flounder) to nearshore (Spanish mackerel, king mackerel, bonitos, sharks) to the pelagic (mahi, wahoo, tuna, billfish, and bottom fish). Whatever experience you want on a boat, John can make it happen. Book today for an unforgettable experience!


fun for all

Our charters and fishing trips are fun for the whole family. With space for up to 6 anglers, you can go with a friend, or adventure out on the waters with the entire family! Show your children the coast of NC from a different perspective and introduce them to all the sea life that exists out on the waters.

How we work


Select a Charter

View our available services and charters and choose the option that best fits the type of adventure you are looking for. Whether it is a Full-Day Excursion or Island Hopping Adventure, you are guaranteed to have a once in a lifetime experience!


Reserve Your Dates

You have your trip picked out, now it is time to reserve your day(s)! Using our Book Your Trip page, you will want fill out the form and all required information as accurately as possible. This will help to expedite your request and ensure there are no delays with reserving the specific day(s) you selected.


Make memories

Before the day of your trip arrives, you will be contacted by Captain Gery to confirm your trip information. Then it's to the waters you go! Be sure to let us know how your experience was. The most important goal is that you have fun and the experience of a lifetime!

reserve your fishing charter today!