We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rock Solid Fishing

Features Animals
Open Now: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Review Highlights

We had a great full day fishing experience aboard the Carolina Blue skippered by Capt John out of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Liz D
Great half-day of fishing with the kids/family

We don't get to fish a lot, but we decided early on our beach trip we wanted to try to bend some... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Baltimore, Maryland
Read all 41 reviews
All photos (29)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good2%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“captain kelly”(6 reviews)
“cobia”(12 reviews)
“carolina blue”(4 reviews)
The best fishing on the Outer Banks! Whether you fish with the Rock Solid, the Carolina Blue, or the Southern Run, our captains will lead you to the fish and give you a fun day on the water!
Open Now
Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
98 N Hwy 12, Nags Head, NC 27959
+1 252-441-6575
Reviews (41)
Filter reviews
41 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviewscaptain kellycobiacarolina bluemahicaught fishthe outer bankscharterrodsproductivematespeciesanglersknowledgeoceanfishermansoundobx
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 41 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great full day fishing experience aboard the Carolina Blue skippered by Capt John out of Wanchese. He took us 12 miles offshore, pushing the limits of his boat, to find and catch 35 mahi mahi. We weren't thick into the fish for...More

Thank Liz D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We don't get to fish a lot, but we decided early on our beach trip we wanted to try to bend some lines. I've got 3 young girls (10-12) who like to fish (but probably can't do a full day or travel offshore). We went...More

1  Thank FrappinJ
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Went out with Aaron and Bob and some family/friends. Between their expertise and good weather, there isn't a better way to spend a day on vacation. Laughter, awesome fishing and stories made for an experience that won't be forgotten. I recommend them more so than...More

Thank Dan P
Reviewed July 26, 2018

i went out fishing with aaron and bob on a recommendation of a friend and i can not speak highly enough of this boat. the recommendation and reviews are spot on for the rock solid. from booking to the first minute of being on the...More

Thank brthweatt2
Reviewed July 23, 2018

this is the excursion that Arron that has been imploring me to take for years. and my family has been going out on the rock solid for 20 years+. why did I wait so long to take this all dayer. Arron consistently strives to put...More

Thank DavidGLowe
Reviewed July 23, 2018

My 19 yr old son and I recently went out for a 4 hour trip with Capt Aaron, we fished the ocean side, but stayed in-shore. Aaron took us to several wrecks where we caught flounder, trigger fish, several sharks and a ribbon fish. Bob,...More

Thank SteveNick6605
Reviewed June 23, 2018

I’ve fished for many years with captain Aaron and Bobalama, they are the best in the business! They will Do whatever they can to make your trip a successful one, not only by filling your fishing cooler, but by making your day enjoyable on the...More

1  Thank Jim D
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a terrific day on the water with Aaron and his first mate Bob! Aaron put us over the fish consistently while Bob kept our hooks busy! We enjoyed a clean boat the entire trip with organization beyond belief! Rods were changed out and...More

Thank Apsmith2018
Reviewed June 22, 2018

We booked a full day of fishing with Captain Aaron and Bob. They met us at the boat with a smile and offered us options for the day of fishing. We caught trigger fish (which is delicious) and Spanish mackerel. Aaron had us on the...More

2  Thank AMY D
Reviewed June 21, 2018

I have always wanted to take my dad deep sea fishing and I continually heard great things about OBX. I researched several fishing charters and decided on Rock solid for several reasons. First and foremost all the amazing reviews of such positive experiences from other...More

Thank Utgraduate2009
CaptAaronKelly, Owner at Rock Solid Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

Thank you for fishing with us and I am happy you had a great time!!

View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 13 hotels in Nags Head
JP Cottages
30 reviews
6.03 miles away
Comfort Inn South Oceanfront
690 reviews
7.92 miles away
Oasis Suites Hotel
429 reviews
7.94 miles away
Dolphin Oceanfront Motel
98 reviews
7.98 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 92 restaurants in Nags Head
O'Neal's Sea Harvest
232 reviews
5.41 miles away
Great Gut Deli
14 reviews
4.80 miles away
Blue Water Grill & Raw Bar
398 reviews
8.54 miles away
Miller's Waterfront Restaurant
2,357 reviews
8.68 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 81 attractions in Nags Head
Bodie Island Lighthouse
1,821 reviews
2.07 miles away
Outer Banks Fishing Charters Private
9 reviews
4.80 miles away
Outer Banks Horseback
94 reviews
.09 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
June 30, 2018|
Response from CaptAaronKelly | Property representative |
It would depend on if you booked a half day or all day trips. We have several boats that fish for different things. Call us at 252-441-6575 and we can give you more info for that time of year.
March 14, 2017|
Response from CaptAaronKelly | Property representative |
We would love to take you and your family deep sea fishing however we stay 20 miles and closer to the beach and true deep sea fishing (tuna, marlin) would be 35 miles out. The marina where I fish out of offers boats that... More