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Big Ol' Fish Guiding Service

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A great day of fishing

It was my father in law son and myself fishing with our guide Shane. It was a beautiful Sunday... read more

Reviewed yesterday
corey356
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Chickamauga, Georgia
Lake Chatuge hybrids

My dad took me on a fishing trip with Big Ol Fish guide service while on our family vacation. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
wjoyner262
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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Big Ol' Fish Guiding Service is Murphy North Carolina and Blairsville Georgia's very own professional full-time fishing guide service. Specializing in trophy striped bass, hybrid bass and smallmouth bass fishing. Located in Murphy North Carolina, we...more
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100 Lakeshore Dr, Murphy, NC 28906-8934
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Reviewed yesterday

It was my father in law son and myself fishing with our guide Shane. It was a beautiful Sunday morning for fishing. Shane put the boat in the water while we waited on the dock to load up. We got in the boat which was...More

Thank corey356
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My dad took me on a fishing trip with Big Ol Fish guide service while on our family vacation. We had a great time and caught a lot of fish. I think he said we went through 8 dozen baits by 9:30 in the AM....More

Thank wjoyner262
Reviewed 12 June 2018

don"t fish holidays only day available so went anyway,boat traffic cut down by rain.despite less then perfect conditions shane worked hard 2 put us on fish.kept positive attitude thru out trip. answered questions on fishery and techniques thought day.he managed 2 turn day of fishing...More

Thank 303rcm
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

For our second trip with Shane, we went to Lake Nottely in Blairsville, Georgia. By 11 AM, my two grandson and I were worn out. And we had caught so many large stripers we were releasing as many as we kept. I have already booked...More

Thank Rick M
Reviewed 3 May 2018

What an amazing day!!! We caught some Big Ol Fish. We will be back again. Very easy going and knows how to put you on the fish.

Thank SteveCourteaux1
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Shane is the best guide ever. Caught the biggest fish in my life. Taking grandkids again next month. e in June.They have been twice and they love going with Shane. Been 10 times and going back twic

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Shane G, Owner at Big Ol' Fish Guiding Service, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Thanks for the review. Y’all are the best!! Thanks

Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Shane was a blast to fish with, very personable and easy going. He is clearly dialed in to this fishery and knows these lakes like the back of his hand. I wanted to catch my first striper and Shane didn’t disappoint. We had a great...More

Thank James B
Shane G, Owner at Big Ol' Fish Guiding Service, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Thanks for the great review! Let’s do it again soon. Thanks

Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Shane in AWESOME!! I’ve been out with him 4 of 5 times and every time he puts us on fish... very good price for a memory that will last a life time.. you won’t find a better guide. Thanks Shane

Thank infoA1852CU
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Shane's an excellent guide, would recommend him to anyone. He took us out in terrible weather and put us on great fish. Very professional, nice equipment, and extremely knowledgeable.

Thank tripedwards
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Shane was our guide for the day and put us on the fish! Striper fishing is exciting and Shane definitely knows the lake well and in tune with the prime areas to fish!!! Definitely will return next year to head out on the water with...More

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Shane G, Owner at Big Ol' Fish Guiding Service, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Thanks a lot Minh! Y’all were great! It’s always awesome to be on the water catching some big stripers with awesome people. Can’t wait to do it again!

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Cost is very reasonable. All the details you need are in the "Book a Trip" section of the Big Ol' Fish website.
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thuy p
4 July 2015|
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Absolutely.. We supply all the fishing equipment, drinks and snacks. We use all modern fishing gear and nice new large boats. I promise you'll have a blast and experience some great fishing. Plus see some beautiful views..
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