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We offer half-day, guided fishing trips, 1-3 people per boat, on the White River. We supply all gear, tackle, and bait. Our boat is equipped with padded, swivel seats and low-profile life jackets. Our guide, Sam, knows where the fish are and what...more
408 Ward Rd, Eureka Springs, AR 72631-9186
+1 479-253-3199
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Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

We booked our fishing excursion to celebrate our wedding anniversary and my husband's birthday. We launched onto the serene White River on a misty, foggy morning. It was beautiful watching the mist and fog over the fall colored hills as Sam drove the boat upstream....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dana C
Reviewed 14 September 2018

My wife and I recently went on a half day fishing trip with Sam. We had an amazing time! We met in the morning around 6:30 and hopped in the boat. Saw some beautiful scenery and an otter on the way up the river. Sam...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Harrison M
lward211, Manager at Hosanna Hills, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2018

Thank you for this kind review, Harrison. We were so pleased that you and Evlin chose to spend some of your US vacation with us here at Hosanna Hills. You were our first clients from London! Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 2 September 2017

We met Mr. Sam Ward early and put in to the river on water that was like glass. The cool peaceful calm of the morning is just what the Dr. ordered.. I could feel the stress of work and the daily life ease away. We...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Volnation1
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Awesome guide. Very kind and patient. Great job of informing and teaching. Would highly recommend to anyone

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Michael W
lward211, Manager at Hosanna Hills, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our service. We surely enjoyed our morning with you both.

Reviewed 6 July 2017

Sam made our morning an absolute pleasure and an experience we won't forget. He was ready with everything we needed for my son and I to head out. 5 minutes in, my son had a fish in the boat and 3 more good strikes that...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Chris P
lward211, Manager at Hosanna Hills, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write us such a nice review. We thought the day went well, also. It is a pleasure to guide someone who is so eager to have a good time!

Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

My last experience fishing was age 9--40 years ago. My only memory was of the bugs. Well, no bugs here!! Jim did a great job teaching us to catch trout! Between us we caught 20 fish. He was very patient with two excited novices! Worth...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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2012HHGS, Manager at Hosanna Hills, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2016

Making memories is one our most important goals. Thank you!

Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We loved our trip last year so we called upon Sam and Jim again. Two 16 year old boys with Jim, my husband and I with Sam and we limited out with 20 trout!!! They cleaned the fish for us and we ate them that...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank RissaBouchard
2012HHGS, Manager at Hosanna Hills, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2016

These trips were fun for us also! It is like watching these boys grow up. Thank you for choosing Hosanna Hills to be your fishing guide once again.

Reviewed 20 July 2016

Sam was amazing! His partner Jim and Sam's wife were so friendly. Sam knew EXACTLY what he was doing, he had us on the trout in no time! He is probably one of the nicest men I've ever meet, his stories were funny, his knowledge...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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2012HHGS, Manager at Hosanna Hills, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2016

You are very welcome. We surely enjoyed spending time with both of you. Please do come again soon!

Reviewed 15 March 2016

This is all about the people. Sam is a great guy who regardless of how the fishing is, he is going to give you everything he has to get you into the fish. I had a 6 year old and an 8 year old with...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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lward211, Manager at Hosanna Hills, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2016

We so appreciate this review. We thought the day was a great success. Here is even better news. Our scale was set to kilograms, so that 3.9 kg brown was actually 8.7 lbs. We can hardly believe that your son could get it to the...More

Reviewed 29 October 2015

Greatest trout fishing I ever had. my son and I started at 0715 in the morning and got our limit by 1100 Jim made it look easy and also shared a lot of tips on how to catch trout the rest of our trip. When...More

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank Mark W
2012HHGS, Manager at Hosanna Hills, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2015

We so appreciate hearing that you had a good trip. The only thing Jim likes better than catching fish is teaching someone else how to catch fish.

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28 February 2019|
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Response from Harrison M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I am sure that would be no problem. But, as the previous reply said, best to double check with Sam first. But again, I'm sure he will be happy to have you along for the day.
7 March 2016|
Response from 2012HHGS | Property representative |
Hello, In our experience, a three year old has a difficult time sitting still in a fishing boat for four hours. This is a safety issue also. Besides movement being potentially dangerous, there are hooks flying around as... More