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MaTunaHoo Sportfishing

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Wilmington NC

David Tripp, Captain at MaTunaHoo Sportfishing

MaTunaHoo Sportfishing is located in Wilmington/Wrightsville Beach NC and offers to show you a memorable time fishing these waters. Whether your fishing nearshore or venturing to the deep blue depths of the Gulf Stream to chase pelagics. MaTunaHoo has you covered! Capt. David Tripp has been fishing these waters for 15 years and knows where to find the fish you seek!


This experienced crew will do it's best to make sure you have a fun and productive day fishing. We offer 4-12 hour trips mainly fishing fro Dolphin, Tuna, Wahoo, Sailfish, King Mackerel, Spanish Mackerel, Grouper and various species of Snapper. On these trips we will use several techniques including trolling, High Speed Trolling, Bottom Fishing, Drift Fishing and Jigging.


Your adventure begins on our 28' Sportsman Open 282 Center Console built to fish! It can safely take up to 4 anglers and comes with a head. You and the crew will quickly and efficiently reach the fishing grounds cruising at 35 mph.


All rods, reels, terminal tackle and bait are included in the price so you can focus on filling the box! Your trip includes all necessary licenses for the day. MaTunaHoo's rates will never have additional fuel surcharges.


Book your trip now and hit the water with MaTunaHoo Sportfishing!


We are also available to Charter for tournament fishing. Please message on Guidesly for availability and rate. Rates will depend on trip and type of fishing.

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MaTunaHoo Sportfishing Wrightsville Beach Fishing fishing Inshore

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Wrightsville Beach Fishing

Fishing - Inshore

Private Boat Experience

Boat: MaTunaHoo285' Sportsman Max 4 Guests (base trip price includes 4 guests)

Targeted Fish Species: Atlantic Bonito Gag Grouper King Mackerel Mahi Mahi or Common Dolphinfish Spanish Mackerel

This is a great fishing trip for beginners as well as experienced anglers. Amberjack, Bonito, Mahi Mahi, Groupers, Mackerels, Tunas, and Wahoo are plentiful In the area. The captain will supply you with all the fishing equipment needed for your trip, just bring some food and drinks.

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MaTunaHoo Sportfishing Wrightsville Beach Fishing fishing Inshore

Wrightsville Beach Fishing

Inshore

Private Boat Experience

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MaTunaHoo Sportfishing Fishing Charters Wrightsville Beach fishing Inshore

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Fishing Charters Wrightsville Beach

Fishing - Inshore

Private Boat Experience

Boat: MaTunaHoo285' Sportsman Max 4 Guests (base trip price includes 4 guests)

Targeted Fish Species: Bluefin Tuna Mahi Mahi or Common Dolphinfish Snowy Grouper Wahoo Fish Yellowfin Tuna

For six full hours of fishing, you can have all the time on the water to catch your trophy fish. Team up with MaTunahoo Sportfishing and we'll take you fishing for a wide variety of species—including Amberjack, Bonito, Mahi Mahi, Groupers, Mackerels, Tunas, and Wahoo – plus much more!

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MaTunaHoo Sportfishing Fishing Charters Wrightsville Beach fishing Inshore

Fishing Charters Wrightsville Beach

Inshore

Private Boat Experience

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MaTunaHoo Sportfishing Nearshore Fishing NC fishing Wrecks

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Nearshore Fishing NC

Fishing - Wrecks

Private Boat Experience

Boat: MaTunaHoo285' Sportsman Max 4 Guests (base trip price includes 4 guests)

Targeted Fish Species: Atlantic Bonito Atlantic Sailfish Bigeye Tuna Mahi Mahi or Common Dolphinfish Wahoo Fish

This trip is ideal for anglers who want to target specific species, as we have the extra time to explore new areas and put more fish in the boat. You can catch anything from Amberjack, Bonito, Mahi Mahi, Groupers, Mackerels, Tunas, and Wahoo that run along our coastline at certain times of the year.

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MaTunaHoo Sportfishing Nearshore Fishing NC fishing Wrecks

Nearshore Fishing NC

Wrecks

Private Boat Experience

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MaTunaHoo Sportfishing Deep Sea Fishing North Carolina fishing Offshore

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Deep Sea Fishing North Carolina

Fishing - Offshore

Private Boat Experience

Boat: MaTunaHoo285' Sportsman Max 4 Guests (base trip price includes 4 guests)

Targeted Fish Species: Atlantic Bonito King Mackerel Mahi Mahi or Common Dolphinfish Spanish Mackerel Wahoo Fish

Enjoy a morning of offshore fishing on the reefs near Wrightsville Beach! This excursion will take you out to explore and fish around some of North Carolina's most beautiful ocean scenery. You can chase Amberjack, Bonito, Mahi Mahi, Groupers, Mackerels, Tunas, Wahoo, and more!

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MaTunaHoo Sportfishing Deep Sea Fishing North Carolina fishing Offshore

Deep Sea Fishing North Carolina

Offshore

Private Boat Experience

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MaTunaHoo Sportfishing Deep Sea Fishing Wilmington NC fishing Offshore

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Deep Sea Fishing Wilmington NC

Fishing - Offshore

Private Boat Experience

Boat: MaTunaHoo285' Sportsman Max 4 Guests (base trip price includes 4 guests)

Targeted Fish Species: Atlantic Bonito Greater Amberjack King Mackerel Spanish Mackerel Wahoo Fish

Extend your fishing trip by going further out. If you cast 35 miles, you will get a better chance of catching the large fish that bring home the bacon—or scream as they're reeled in! You'll go after Amberjack, Bonito, Mahi Mahi, Groupers, Mackerels, Tunas, and Wahoo and so much more!

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MaTunaHoo Sportfishing Deep Sea Fishing Wilmington NC fishing Offshore

Deep Sea Fishing Wilmington NC

Offshore

Private Boat Experience

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MaTunaHoo Sportfishing Fishing Charters Wilmington NC fishing Offshore

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Fishing Charters Wilmington NC

Fishing - Offshore

Shared Boat Experience

Boat: MaTunaHoo285' Sportsman Max 4 Guests (base trip price includes 4 guests)

Targeted Fish Species: Atlantic Bonito Atlantic Sailfish Blackfin Tuna Mahi Mahi or Common Dolphinfish Wahoo Fish

Join this fishing trip, where you'll spend 12 hours on the water. Fishing conditions permitting, we will fish bottom or troll for various species of game fish! You'll chase Amberjack, Bonito, Mahi Mahi, Groupers, Mackerels, Tunas, Wahoo, and who knows what else - it's the Atlantic ocean!

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MaTunaHoo Sportfishing Fishing Charters Wilmington NC fishing Offshore

Fishing Charters Wilmington NC

Offshore

Shared Boat Experience

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Ratings & Reviews Summary

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July 15, 2024

Would especially suggest Captain Aaron! It becomes a superb experience, honestly a laugh time out at the water. He knew precisely wherein to move and is extraordinarily knowledgeable in fishing with exclusive tools and boating. Couldn't have requested for a better captain to take us out.

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July 15, 2024

Would highly suggest it. Aaron is aware of wherein the fish are and works difficult to get you on them. We had a hard beginning however he gave us greater time to make certain we have been successful. I even have booked a ton of journeys on this location with different captains and Aaron could be my first call next time out.

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July 15, 2024

What a morning we had! Very professional, is aware of his stuff, and makes use of splendid fishing gear. Can't wait for the next fishing adventure!

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July 15, 2024

Aaron was very friendly, beneficial, and knowledgeable. He keep us engaged and helped us with all aspects of the trip. I will definitely book with him again!

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July 15, 2024

Josh knew all the best spots and what every different type of fish was eating. He described each of our catches in detail, telling us everything we wanted to know about them.

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