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Grandpa's Charters

708 Harbor Rd, Wanchese, Roanoke Island, NC 27981-9606
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Crab catching

This was awesome an awesome experience for the entire family and everyone enjoyed it. They were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
chloe j
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Dog House Sport Fishing

We went on a family vacation to the Outer Banks and were looking for a boat that could accommodate... read more

Reviewed September 15, 2017
court51260
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Palmetto, Florida
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708 Harbor Rd, Wanchese, Roanoke Island, NC 27981-9606
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was awesome an awesome experience for the entire family and everyone enjoyed it. They were great with our boys and made sure they helped and were very hands on. Our boys loved every second and will never forget this trip. Highly recommend!!

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Reviewed September 15, 2017

We went on a family vacation to the Outer Banks and were looking for a boat that could accommodate 10 people for a day of fishing. We could not have been happier with our outing. The captain put us on the fish including a bunch...More

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Reviewed August 31, 2017

We had a tour booked for a Sunday afternoon, and the captain called to let us know that the waters were rough and we may want to reschedule. While we were disappointed that we didn't get to go that day, we were so grateful they...More

Thank Kristy A
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Reviewed August 13, 2017

Captain Russell and Mike run a first class operation. Our family of four had four hours of fun sorting through fish, shrimp and crabs. This is now going to be an annual event for our family when we head to the OBX. The 40+lbs. of...More

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Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

We went out with Grandpa's charters the first day of June with our hearts set on crabbing. There were 6 in our party, 3 of which were children. It turned into much more than simply net-in-water crabbing. The humerous crew were very knowledgeable and taught...More

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Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

It was an amazing trip with our family. Grandpa's Charter worked with us changing our original date. We caught 30lb of shrimp and a few dozen crabs. The kids said they wanted to do it again the next day. We will definitely do it again...More

Thank jgrip
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Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

A trip my 7 and 10 year old will always remember. The captain and first mate Austin were fabulous with me and my kids, they took the time to explain everything about what they were doing. My kids actually learned about crabs and all the...More

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Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Captain Russell and his first mate, Austin, we're outstanding hosts. Having young children, totally unfamiliar with boating and just as unfamiliar being anywhere near saltwater, it was great to go out on the sound and break them in easy just doing some crabbing. What sweetened...More

Thank James N
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Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

We decided to try this out as an experience and we were not disappointed! So much fun and we caught a lot of shrimp and crab! It was great going through the catch also. Definitely worth it!

Thank Amy N
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Reviewed August 1, 2014

This is out second trip in 2 years. Last year we got a bushel of crabs and 20+ lbs of shrimp! This year not as lucky but still fun for everyone! My 4 kids range in age from 18 to 4 and it was fun...More

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