Fly-Fishing and Light Tackle

East Coast Sports Topsail Island Fishing
The Fishing Village, 409 Roland Ave.
Surf City, NC 28445
(910) 328-1887

If you are looking for a charter, let Captain Chris Medlin arrange one for you. The friendly, professional staff at East Coast Sports can also help you select the best bait and tackle for either inshore or offshore fishing. East Coast has a full line of sports clothing, including Columbia, Sperry,...more about East Coast Sports

Paddling Pirate Kayak Fishing Adventures

Equipment and Supplies

The Fishing Village and East Coast Sports Topsail Island Fishing
409 Roland Ave.
Surf City, NC 28445
(910) 328-1887

Currently closed for renovations following Hurricane Florence. Expected to re-open prior to the start of the Summer Season 2019.

Built in the style of a coastal fishing village and centrally located in Surf City, the Village is home to East Coast Sports, Island Outfitters, On Shore Surf Shop and the boating store. The Fishing...more about The Fishing Village and East Coast Sports

Greg's Outboard Center Topsail Island Fishing
1105 E. Ocean Hwy.
Holly Ridge, NC 28445
(910) 329-0040

Greg's Outboard Center is an authorized dealer of both SeaArk and Blue Wave boats. Known for their durability and versatility, SeaArks and Blue Waves are great for fishing, recreation and traversing the area's shallow waterways. Look for expert boat and motor repairs, as well as marine supplies and equipment. Boat storage...more about Greg's Outboard Center

South End Outfitters Topsail Island Fishing
627 South Anderson Blvd.
Topsail Beach, NC 28445
(910) 541-0832

South End Outfitters in Topsail Beach, NC is a complete upscale outfitters store for shopping and beach activities on Topsail Island’s southern tip. South End Outfitters is in the heart of Topsail Beach’s business district, making it easy to spot and a must for shoppers to stroll through in the quaint...more about South End Outfitters

Leland, NC 28451
(910) 599-4054

Fine tackle and custom rods make dreams of hooking prize fish come true. With more than 50 years of combined fishing experience in eastern North Carolina fresh and salt waters, this crew of expert anglers knows what it takes to catch fish. From casting to spinning, trolling and bottom fishing, they...more about Drift Brothers Tackle and Custom Rods

Riley Rods
Drift Brothers Tackle nad Custom Rods
Vonda Kay Fishing Charters

Boat Ramps

There are three public boat ramps on Topsail Island. In North Topsail Beach, there is a boat ramp at the end of Shrimp Lady Lane under the high-rise bridge. The ramp is free, and there is plenty of parking. Surf City's public boat ramps are located at Soundside Park, 517 Roland Avenue (near the swing bridge). The Town of Topsail Beach, on the south end of the island, also has a boat ramp offering access to the Intracoastal. The ramp, also known as Buch Marina, is located on South Anderson Boulevard just past Town Hall in downtown Topsail Beach and is set up as a self-pay, self-use ramp. 

Saltwater Fishing Tournaments


August 16-17, 2019 - Participants in the Sneads Ferry, NC Rotary Club’s annual King Mackerel Fishing Tournament come from all over North Carolina to fish in this popular two-day annual event. 2019 marks the 28th year for the event and the tournament will see bigger numbers than ever before. The feisty King...more about Annual Sneads Ferry Rotary Club King Mackerel Tournament

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