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...
Lake Norman Fishing Forecast – July 2018

Lake Norman Fishing Forecast – July 2018

Photo of Capt Gus holding a summer bass Lake Norman Fishing Forecast – July 2018 Mooresville Tribune Fishin’ With Capt. Gus! Lake Norman Fishing Forecast July 1, 2018 Due to the bright summer sun and high-water temperatures, most fish seek solace in deep holes...
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...