Fishing Report: Pan Fishing – 5-4-18

Fishing Report: Pan Fishing – 5-4-18

Photo of Capt. Gus with a sunfish It seems like January lasted longer than normal this year – maybe a hundred days or more! Freezing weather extended into mid-April which made fishing difficult. With the month of May now upon us, anglers are glad to see warmer...
Lake Norman Fishing Forecast – May 2018

Lake Norman Fishing Forecast – May 2018

Gus with a spotted bass taken from a spawning bed. It’s May and fishermen are thinking about bass fishing – big bass, bedding bass, spotted and largemouth bass! Catching them is easier said than done, since bedding bass are more interested in keeping their nest...
Fishing Report: Spring Has Arrived! 4-1-18

Fishing Report: Spring Has Arrived! 4-1-18

Photo of Capt. Gus holding a super-sized crappie. March ended with a roar. Reports of bass fishermen limiting out in a few hours were common. Bass are not only plentiful but seem to be running larger than in previous years. That’s good news for tournament fishermen...
Fishing Report: Spring is in the Air! 3-6-18

Fishing Report: Spring is in the Air! 3-6-18

Photo of Capt. Gus holding a trophy bass It’s been a long winter, but thank goodness, indications of spring are everywhere. To mention a few – osprey and blue heron are building nests, weeping willow trees are turning green and the cherry trees are blooming....
March 2018 Fishing Forecast

March 2018 Fishing Forecast

Photo: Capt. Gus holds a winter Lake Norman bass. While it might be chilly on Lake Norman in March, fishing can be fabulous. So, why wait for spring? You could be missing out on some of the best fishing of the New Year! A die-hard striper fisherman once said, “The...