Fishing with Gus!

Book a trip with Lake Norman’s premier fishing guide!

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Capt. Gus is proud to be sponsored by the following companies:

Gander Mtn.
Ameriprise Financial
The Angler Magazine

Fishing with Gus! Guided fishing trips on Lake Norman

Local and out of town clients alike enjoy fishing Lake Norman with its’ five hundred and twenty miles of shore line. Its’ dazzling clean water combined with thousands of magnificent homes makes the time spend fishing both interesting and enjoyable. Lake Norman is the home of many NASCAR drivers and crew members as well as a host of professional basketball and football stars.

With Capt. Gus you will learn fishing techniques that will improve your fishing and allow you to catch more fish on your own. Light tackle is used to maximize the excitement of lake fishing. Boats can accommodate from one to six people. Fishing trips are available year round including weekends and holidays.

General Tires Fishing Commercials

Capt. Gus was called upon to provide the live fish needed for the General Tires commercials with professional fishermen Skeet Reese and Edwin Evers. Watch the interview with Capt. Gus below, or view the entire commercial series here.

Watch the entire commercial series here.

Go Fish!

Book a trip with Capt. Gus! Choose the date you wish to go fishing, the trip length, and the number of people in your fishing trip. Schedule your trip and pay online!

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Lots of Fish to Choose From!

Stripers, hybrids, bass, crappie, white perch, catfish and bream can be caught all year on Norman, only the technique changes with the season. Bream and white perch fishing trips are popular with families groups; the children love the action. Multiple guide boat corporate charters can be arranged for very large groups. No matter what your skill level, novice, occasional angler or professional; your trip will be tailored to your familiarity and the fish you want to catch.

Capt. Gus of Lake Norman Ventures, Inc. provides not only the expertise, but the boat, ice, bait, rods, reels, tackle and fishing instructions needed to make your fishing trip a success. Please schedule your trip well in advance as weekends and holidays book first!

Fun for the Entire Family!

Fishing with Capt. Gus is fun and educational for the entire family. Gus is great with kids and loves to help them catch their first fish. With Gus your child can learn the thrill of hooking and landing fish and parents will take joy in seeing a big smile as the fish is landed.

Fishing Report

Fishing Report: August 21, 2016

The Weathers Hot, But the Fishing’s Not! The best bet is catfishing at the Cowans Ford Dam after dark and night fishing for bass. Anglers drifting suspended cut-bait are catching blue cats ranging in size from five to fifteen pounds in the river channel in front of...

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