Welcome to West Wind Sportfishing Charters
Meet Captain Olan West
Fish The West Wind Sportfishing Boat
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New to the water June 2001, The West Wind is a 57'
custom sportfisher built by Leonard Rigsbee in Morehead
City. The West Wind has twin 735hp Detroit diesel
engines with a cruising speed of 25 knots. History of
Captain I have been fishing for more than 20 years. I
started out commercial fishing in 1989 on a long line
boat. After commercial fishing I had several mating jobs
until 1997. That year I was Captain of a private boat
called the Sea Bear. I started building my own boat in
2000 and put her in the water summer of 2001 and kept on
We made our home here on the Outer Banks since 1996 and
our 2nd home the gulfstream as much as we can, so lets
Our professional crew will blow you away! We’ll show you
tips, tactics and methods of Saltwater Fishing!
I personally look forward to fishing with you this
All the best, Captain Olan West