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Big Ol' Fish Guiding Service

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100 Lakeshore Dr, Murphy, NC 28906-8934
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memorial day trip

don"t fish holidays only day available so went anyway,boat traffic cut down by rain.despite less... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
303rcm
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Murphy, North Carolina
Big fish on Lake Nottely

For our second trip with Shane, we went to Lake Nottely in Blairsville, Georgia. By 11 AM, my two... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2018
Rick M
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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 provide guided fishing trips and charters for Blairsville, Blue Ridge and Hiawassee, GA and Hayesville and Murphy, NC. We offer guided fishing charters on Lake Nottely, Lake Hiwassee, Lake Chatuge and Lake Blue Ridge. Big Ol' Fish Guiding Service provides all the equipment you'll need and use large new modern boats with plenty of room. We also supply breakfast, snacks and beverages. Book a trip now for a fishing trip of a life-time. Big Ol' Fish Guiding Service is Western North Carolina and North Georgia's #1 rated fishing guide service.
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Hours Today: 6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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100 Lakeshore Dr, Murphy, NC 28906-8934
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

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Reviewed May 9, 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
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Reviewed May 3, 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.

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Reviewed May 1, 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 May 2, 2018

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

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Reviewed May 1, 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

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

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

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Reviewed April 30, 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

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Reviewed April 15, 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.

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Reviewed March 30, 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 April 1, 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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Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

My husband set up a fishing trip for me and him with Shane to go Striper fishing on nottely and we had a great time! Caught five big fish on a cloudy but perfect day. Shane is very patient and stays busy trying to get...More

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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Shane is an excellent guide and fun to fish with. We had a great time on our 2 half day trips and will definitely be back.

Thank Joshua L
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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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thuy p
July 4, 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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