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Fly Fishing Guide Jimmie Pedersen providing guided Fly Fishing for Atlantic Salmon on the Margaree River. First time or expert angler. All equipment included. Ever dreamt of learning to fly cast ?
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Cabot trail, Margaree Forks, Nova Scotia B0E 2A0, Canada
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+1 902-224-5957
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

I booked a full day of guiding on a bit of a whim, I’d only picked up a fly rod twice. Jimmie provided both excellent instruction on casting as well as tips on reading the water, but also gave me space when needed. My plan...More

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Jimmie P, Owner at A Great Day Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

Thank you Corey

Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Whether you’re a complete beginner to fly fishing or a seasoned veteran Jimmie will provide you with a fabulous day fly fishing in the Margaree River. We were blown away by Jimmie’s knowledge, patience, attention to detail. His genuine appreciation and enthusiasm to teach what...More

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Jimmie P, Owner at A Great Day Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2018

Thank you Ashley, my pleasure.

Reviewed October 1, 2018

Money well spent is not something that normally rolls off the tongue when talking about Salmon fishing. A Great Day Fishing was all that and more. Jim Logan was everything you could ask for in a Guide. Knowledgeable, personable, patient teacher with novice and expert...More

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Jimmie P, Owner at A Great Day Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

Thank you Sam, for your kind words

Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

I’d never been salmon fishing before and I had no idea what to expect. All I did know was that I was terrible at fly fishing. I’d done it a few times as a kid and spent more time undoing knots than I did fishing...More

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Jimmie P, Owner at A Great Day Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

Thank you 😊

Reviewed September 24, 2018

Thank you Jimmie for showing us the most beautiful day! My husband and I enjoyed the most gorgeous day fishing, chatting, and enjoying the scenery during our honeymoon. Jimmie is extremely passionate and knowledgable about salmon fly fishing. (He's also quite an inspiring guy, and...More

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Jimmie P, Owner at A Great Day Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2018

Thank you so much guys, it’s was my absolute pleasure 😊

Reviewed September 6, 2018

My son and I spent our first ever day fly fishing with Jimmie ... and we are now hooked! Jimmy was patient, always engaged, very knowledgeable, a great trainer, and a terrific conversationalist. What a pleasure. Highly recommended. Thanks Jimmie! Tad

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Jimmie P, Owner at A Great Day Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

My pleasure, that was a wonderful day. Thank you 😊

Reviewed August 9, 2018

You couldn't ask for a better guide than Jimmie. I spent 'a great day fishing' for Atlantic Salmon with him on the Margaree River. He was eager to share his enthusiasm and knowledge of the water and of the region. As someone who has fly-fished...More

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Jimmie P, Owner at A Great Day Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Thank you 😊 see you soon

Reviewed June 28, 2018

A few weeks ago I had the chance to fish the Margaree River with Jimmie Pedersen. Jimmie is an excellent knowledgeable guide and I really enjoyed spending half a day on the river with him. A bit too early in the season for Atlantic salmon,...More

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Jimmie P, Owner at A Great Day Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded June 30, 2018

Thank you Klaus

Reviewed June 18, 2018

Yesterday was my first time fly fishing for Atlantic salmon, and I was fortunate to have the opportunity to spend the day with Jimmie Pedersen. He's a patient and highly knowledgeable instructor, and a most plesant gentleman to hang out with. The Margaree River is...More

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Jimmie P, Owner at A Great Day Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

Thank you for your kind words, it was truly my pleasure..

Reviewed October 30, 2017

I have done a lot of fishing in the last 20 years but have never been lucky enough to catch an Atlantic Salmon, but all that changed after I I spent the last 2 days being guided by Jimmie Peterson in the Margaree area. Jimmie...More

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Jimmie P, Owner at A Great Day Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

Thank you. And I hope that we will meet again.

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susanmurtagh
September 10, 2018|
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Response from 946jimmiep | Property representative |
Hi Susan I am booked, on those dates. Try Jim Logan - jmlogan84@gmail
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ccsv8535
August 13, 2017|
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Yes you need a Provincial Salmon license. And half day guiding is 150$, and 75$ each additional angler. Full day guiding is 250$, and 75$ each additional angler. All equipment included.
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