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Big Ol' Fish Guiding Service

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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
+1 828-361-2021
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

On August 28th my husband Bill, and friends Del and Jan went fishing with Shane in Hiawassee. We had the best time and caught more than thirty fish in a few hours. We will definitely book again. Highly recommend Big Ol’ Fishing Guiding Service!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CindyS1983
Reviewed 31 August 2018

I have been out with Shayne twice now and the last fishing trip (I should say Catching trip) was awesome. We hit Lake Chatuge with a friend of mine for his birthday and my 11 year old nephew. We had been rained out 2x's this...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank adomino
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Found this company in a local advertising magazine and decided to give them a try. I’m glad I did. Sean was awesome, he put us on fish right from the start. Super nice boat, nice fishing gear and couldn’t be happier on how the trip...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kyle R
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

This was my second trip out with Shayne. I brought my son who is only 3 years old but loves to fish and also my brother who is a novice angler. Shayne put us on the fish immediately. We lost count but must have caught...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank James B
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Wanted to take my 8 year old son fishing and show him how much fun fishing could be instead of just drowning bait with dear old Dad! Scheduled a trip with Shane on Lake Chatuge for end of July. Planned a morning trip but schedules...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank beville4
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Went on our yearly vacation to Hayesville NC and decided to do some lake fishing. I came across Big Ol' Fish guiding service ran by Shane and I couldn't of made a better decision by booking a trip with him. Our family of 5 fit...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank GMagacJr
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We have been on two trips with Shane and both have been such a good time. Even the two teenagers we drug out of bed at 5 in the morning had a good time! We are already planning on going again next year.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gabby H
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Me and my grandpa went out and caught a little under 40 good size fish, highly recommend using them!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Coley R
Reviewed 1 August 2018

My grandson and I met the Big Ol' Fish captain before six a.m. on a beautiful July morning. We were interested in catching Hybrid striped bass and anything else that might take our bait. The captain put us over his favorite "honey hole" and immediately...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank kerrybartman
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Shane had the boat ready and in the water by the time we arrived at 5:45 in the morning. This is my 3rd trip with Shane and he never disappoints. We caught so many fish we ran out of bait later that morning. This is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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27 June 2016|
Response from G8rJohn | Reviewed this property |
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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4 July 2015|
Response from 826shaneg |
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..