Fishing Report: June Fishing – June 3, 2018

Fishing Report: June Fishing – June 3, 2018

Photo: Capt. Gus holds a summer flathead catfish Bass, perch, and catfish continue to be the mainstays for Lake Norman’s fishermen. Those who catch the limit regularly, use the deep and dark approach this time of year. Since most people prefer to fish during daylight...
Lake Norman Fishing Forecast – June 2018

Lake Norman Fishing Forecast – June 2018

Photo of Capt. Gus holds a pair of bass Lake Norman Fishing Forecast – June 2018 The Angler Magazine Fishin’ with Capt. Gus! The Last Cast June 2018 Forecast The last cast, or is it? How many times have you heard a fishing buddy say, “Just one more cast!” This usually...
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....