Lake Norman Fishing Report – 06-01-2019

Lake Norman Fishing Report – 06-01-2019

Photo: Capt. Gus’ 25% Off Father’s Day Special June is a great month to catch spotted and largemouth bass. Schooling activity will occur most days over humps and on river points. Fish the shade for largemouth bass. Best bets are docks, boat houses and lay downs. The...
Lake Norman Fishing Report – 04-28-2019

Lake Norman Fishing Report – 04-28-2019

Photo: Capt. Gus holds a chunky Lake Norman hybrid striped bass. Expect May to be an outstanding month for bass fishing. Spawning activity peaked on the full moon in April, but some bass are still in the pre-spawn mood. The last full week in April found bass hitting...
Lake Norman Fishing Report – 04-02-2019

Lake Norman Fishing Report – 04-02-2019

April and May are the peak months to catch spotted and largemouth bass. During this period bass will either be in pre-spawn, spawning or post spawn mode. Therefore all one has to do is cast into one of the many spawning coves that dot lake Norman to a catch stringer...
Fishing Report – 02-26-2019

Fishing Report – 02-26-2019

It’s been a great winter for hybrid striped bass. Two factors are contributing to catch rate improvements: Higher stocking levels An increased law enforcement presence at the Marshall Hot Hole has slowed poaching. Where to catch hybrids: The majority of the hybrids...
Fishing Report: Kayak Fishing – 10-4-18

Fishing Report: Kayak Fishing – 10-4-18

Photo of Kayaks courtesy of Capt. Gus There was a time when only the adventurous ones owned a kayak. Its primary function was to explore and be used in the sport of running the white water rapids of fast moving river gorges. Today’s kayaks are used not only for...
Lake Norman Fishing Forecast – September 2018

Lake Norman Fishing Forecast – September 2018

Photo of Ron Frye holding a Lake Norman striped bass. Lake Norman Fishing Forecast – September 2018 The Angler Fishin’ with Capt. Gus! Lake Norman Fishing Forecast September 2018 July and August saw a resurgence in the number of hybrid striped bass taken from Lake...