Things to Do in Manteo, NC: Boating & Sailing

With the sound serving as Roanoke Island’s backyard, so who can resist the temptation to head out and play on the water? Set sail or start your engines and venture out to explore the island’s soundside. Several marinas offer docking locations and boat services island-wide to enjoy nautical things to do in Manteo, NC. You can dock your boat there, or if you don’t have your own, meet head boat services and charter boat captains here who will get you on the water. Watersports companies also offer avenues for getting your maritime adventures underway with rentals and tours on sailboats, skiffs, motorboats and other Roanoke Island things to do.

Charter Boats on the Outer Banks

Charter fishing on the Outer Banks is one of the most popular activities. Thousands of visitors and locals take advantage of the excellent fishing these waters offer, so not surprisingly there are many businesses that can connect you with the sort of charter you're interested in. Without a doubt, the offshore charter boats that go after the Gulf Stream big game of tuna, wahoo, mahi... read more

Charter fishing on the Outer Banks is one of the most popular activities. Thousands of... read more

Grandpa's Charters

Outer Banks Marina
Boating & Sailing in Wanchese, NC
708 Harbor Road, Manteo
(252) 473-9991
(866) 473-1475
(252) 305-8862

See how local seafood is caught. On these tours, the captain pulls a small, commercial-type shrimp net behind the boat. Passengers get to sort the catch and examine the shrimp, fish and crabs that are harvested – and they get to take home anything that's of legal size. Grandpa's also offers inshore fishing trips, spear fishing, shark fishing, ocean wreck/bottom hole charters, cobia charters and clam-digging... read more

See how local seafood is caught. On these tours, the captain pulls a small, commercial-type... read more