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Crystal Dawn & Country Girl Fishing & Cruises

#6 of 19 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Manteo Features Animals
Pirate's Cove Yacht Club, 2000 Sailfish Drive, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954
+1 252-473-5577
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Crystal Dawn - No Catches

nice crew, but no fish were caught by 17 people in a half day trip. come to find out that the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
William A
Paris, France
via mobile
A bad day of fishing is better than a good day at work

We went in September so they were only offering a half a day fishing that started in the morning... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2016
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  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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Pirate's Cove Yacht Club, 2000 Sailfish Drive, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954
+1 252-473-5577
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

nice crew, but no fish were caught by 17 people in a half day trip. come to find out that the waters around here are not worth fishing in anyway, and that's pretty typical for all boats. make sure your expectations for fish are at...More

Thank William A
Reviewed 10 November 2016

We went in September so they were only offering a half a day fishing that started in the morning, which was fine. The fishing did not turn out as well as we would have wanted, but it was a great day out on the water....More

Thank Cherylsj757
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We had a great time on this fishing trip. Our captain and guide were friendly and helpful. Everyone caught something, including flounder. Was a real value and definitely would go again!

Thank Marcia B
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We went fishing as my 11 year old son loves to fish and we're not really fans. We figured if we caught anything large there would be someone there to help us get it off the hook and clean it for us. Well...we needn't have...More

Thank Page M
Reviewed 17 August 2016

As we stood on the dock watching the morning trip unload their limited catch, I must admit that I was not very optimistic. There was only 20 some people on our trip so there was plenty of space aboard the vessel. The mate put together...More

1  Thank edwinwalker570
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Ive been on about 10 headboats and this was the worst. On the good side the Booking lady very nice and captain was a pleasure to speak with but rest of experience sub par. First time Ive seen all the passengers have to get their...More

1  Thank Dave E
Reviewed 24 June 2016

I can't believe I forgot to post this till now!... Last September my wife and I got married aboard the Crystal Dawn on a private sunset cruise. We were on a rather tight budget and this was about the best we could afford. I wouldn't...More

Thank rsmm0224
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Went on this trip with my grandson so that makes it a valuable trip from the beginning. We went on the afternoon trip. Didn't catch any fish but the weather was good, the mate and Captain were accommodating so it was a good trip.

Thank CoachRFM
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Went on a fishing excursion on the Crystal Dawn. The crew was very helpful, showing us how to use the rods and coming to our aid when needed. I went out with a group of about 20 other people. Nobody caught anything. It would have...More

Thank Steven W
Reviewed 4 November 2015

My girl and I saw the most beautiful sunset ever! Thanks to John Jackson and captain Lee for being their and giving us the in sight on the best place to observe where to go out and dine on the beach.We will definitely be back...More

Thank Chris C
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Stephen R
On the Country Girl wreck fishing trips does everyone have their own rod and fish at the same time? I know the boat holds 27 people but it doesn't look like enough fishing spots for 27 people to be bottom fishing at the same time. Also, what is the charge for fish cleaning?
27 June 2016|
Response from CoachRFM | Reviewed this property |
Everyone has their own rod and fishes at the same time. Fish cleaning is an up charge.
brad b
I'm interested in finding a 2 day charter sail to ocracoke harbor and overnight and then back. Shopping charters willing to do this. Interested? How much? Thanks! - Brad
26 June 2015|
Response from bigalssodafountain | Property representative |
I'm sorry for the late response. We don't have any overnighters available although that sounds like a fun thing to do. We recommend that our customers contact the Miss Hatteras. They are in Hatteras and if they don't do it... More