Things to Do on Ocracoke: Fishing & Tackle Shops

Ocracoke offers anglers plenty of fishing opportunities that require little planning in advance. With the beach, sound side, Silver Lake’s harbor and even fishing charters that whisk anglers away into the Gulf Stream, opportunities to catch flounder, red fish, sheepshead, speckled trout, cobia, yellowfin tuna and more are at your fingertips. Get ready to take part in this penultimate thing to do in Ocracoke by first visiting shops with bait and tackle supplies. Stock up on bait and ice to keep your catch cold, and find high technology rods and other equipment to enhance your fishing performance.