Lake Norman fishing can be extremely exciting, as it is the largest freshwater lake in North Carolina. This clean lake has a large population of forage and a variety of game fish species. The main forage is threadfin shad, blue-back herring, gizzard shad and pan-fish. Some game fishes include striper, largemouth bass, channel catfish, blue catfish, crappie, spotted bass, bream and other pan fish. Lake Norman is famous for producing quantity catches of these fishes. Common catch are trophy catfish, stripers, and bass.
Fish On! is a Lake Norman fishing guide service that will take/guide you on your very own fishing adventure. With Capt. Craig Price, a master and professional captain with more than 40 years of Lake Norman fishing experience, your fishing trip will, without doubt, be a memorable one!
Fishers of Men Guide Services promote a Christian way of fishing by glorifying God with every fishing trip – and sharing their passion in fishing and serving God with others. Their goal is to provide a fun and family-oriented fishing experience to everyone. Anglers are required to bring their own snacks and drinks. Proper clothing is also required. You can request an ice chest (with ice) if you want to keep any of your catch.
Capt. Gus of Lake Norman Ventures offers Lake Norman fishing services and techniques that will make fishing more exciting for you and your family. His fishing boat can accommodate 6 anglers – ideal for bringing the whole family. Fishing guides are available daily, year round, including holidays. Bream and perch fishing trips are most popular with families. All needed equipment for a great fishing trip is provided by Lake Norman Ventures. Capt. Gus is very kid-friendly, and will help your child to catch their very own fish. This makes Fishing with Gus really fun and a great activity.
Reel Fishing NC Guide Service provides quality equipment and an expert guide – Bill – to help you with catching big fish. Bill uses top quality products and electronics and strives to teach new techniques in catching fish. This helps to ensure that everyone will have an absolute great experience while on the water. Bill will be pleased to accommodate any type of trips to make your fishing experience unforgettable.
Pro-Am Guide Service has a “No Fish – No Pay” policy that will guarantee you to catch a fish and have a good time. With Drew Montgomery as your guide, you will be reeling them in – in no time. He is a tournament angler who has won several awards; he provides educational yet entertaining fishing trips.
Ty 1 On Fishing Guide Service is owned and operated by Ty Mathis. With his specialty in catching striped bass, he can teach you the best way to reel them in for yourself! He also catches largemouth, catfish, white perch, and white bass. The only thing you need to bring is a valid fishing license, food, and drinks – and you’re ready to fish. Ty also provide services to anyone with a disability.
Catches can either be kept or returned to the water so that they can be enjoyed the next time you go fishing. If you plan to eat the fish, make sure that you know how to properly clean and prepare it. Lake Norman fishing requires a valid North Carolina fishing license – for ages 16 and above – so make sure to get your license first before starting your fishing trip. Licenses can be purchased at your local Wal-Mart, Dick’s Sporting Goods, or other local outfitter or by calling NC Wildlife Resources Commission or visiting their website.