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.
Capt. Gus’ 2017 Vacation – Bonefishing in the Bahamas
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.
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!
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.
The LKN Experience Podcast
In this episode, host Hanna Schoenrock chats with guest Gus Gustafson, otherwise known as Capt. Gus, owner of Fishing with Gus! Capt. Gus is such an entertaining and informative guest. He’s lived on Lake Norman since before it was Lake Norman, and he’s been fishing since before he can even remember. Capt. Gus is a fulltime professional Fishing Guide on beautiful Lake Norman, NC.
Fishing Report: “A Visit from Captain Gus” November/December 2021
“A Visit from Captain Gus” is being reprinted upon demand from previous holidays. Enjoy!
Fishing Report – Lake Norman September October 2021
Capt. Gus Gustafson of Lake Norman Ventures, Inc. is an Outdoor Columnist and a full time Professional Fishing Guide on Lake Norman, NC.
Capt. Gus Jingle
Capt. Gus Jingle by Chris Montgomery