Welcome to Wanchese Marina!

We are located in Wanchese, North Carolina, a village on Roanoke Island famous for it's fishing culture, beautiful views, and quick access to the Atlantic Ocean. Eager to get a taste of life on the high seas? Join one of our knowledgeable captains on a charter or tour! Our captains offer a variety of trips sure to suit your personal interest and family needs.

So, whether you are curious about spotting a bottle nose dolphin or ready to head offshore to hook a tuna, Wachese Marina is your go-to-spot for family friendly, recreational fun on the water.  It's sure to be a highlight of your vacation!

With our waterfront seating, you can enjoy a tasty snack or some fresh local seafood steamed while overlooking the water.


Whether you're looking for the challenge and excitement of an offshore, in-shore, or near shore charter fishing trip...  a family excursion looking to do some clamming or crabbing...

We have the boats, captains' with the experience, and staff to deliver the perfect fishing adventure for you and your family.


Swing by The Landing Grill before your charter for a hearty, homemade breakfast with biscuits, eggs, grits and more! After your tour, check out our lunch menu, which features fresh caught homemade tuna or chicken salad, awesome burgers, and pizza made to order.

Come join us at our Steam Bar for some fresh local seafood while enjoying our beautiful view overlooking the water.

Need to grab something on the go? We have you covered with plenty of snacks, drinks, and convenience items for your trip on the water!

Great Weather Great Fishing Here in OBX

Another great day of fishing here in OBX!  Once again, our captains came in with ribbonfish, mahi, tilefish and sheepshead.  Next week is filling up quickly, contact the marina booking desk..
Jul 13, 2018

Nice Mix of Fish at Wanchese Marina

We had a nice mixture of fish hit the docks yesterday.  Our captains brought in ribbonfish, king mackeral, mahi, amberjacks, bonitos and sheepshead.  Very few openings left for the weekend..
Jul 12, 2018

Bye Bye Hurricane Chris

Hurricane Chris has finally pushed away from the Outer Banks and our boats are finally able to get out there.  Our weather will continue to get better each day and by this weekend should be..
Jul 11, 2018