Questions and Answers
equpipment do you use?
I use BnM catfish rods, backstabber hooks and slime line fishing line. as for electronics I use Lowrance 16 inch Carbon and a 36volt Motor trolling motor. I feel these products are the best on the market. I have 12 rod holders.
What do I need to bring?
Fishing License, Rain Gear, Warm Clothes, Hat / Cap, Sunglasses, Sun Screen, Camera, and Lunch (Full Day Trip).
What will the guide provide?
State of the Art Catfishing Boat, Gas , Rods & Reels, Bait & Tackle, Water & Ice, Life Vests
Can I bring my own tackle?
Sure, but please speak to me first. Many times what works well at home doesn’t work here, I would like to use my tackle because I know it works and is dependable.
When do I pay for my trip?
A $100 deposit needs to be paid when you make your reservation, your deposit is non refundable. If you must cancel, please give at least 3 days notice. We will reschedule your trip. The balance of your trip must be paid in full prior to leaving the boat ramp.
Can I keep my fish?
We promote catch & release on ALL catfish 10lbs and up. If you are interested in taking home some fish to eat, let me know in advance. I will target some of the better eating species.
Will you clean my fish?
Absolutely, Only 10lbs and under, You need to let me know in advance so I can bring some extra stuff to clean the fish. I do charge a extra $50 and the fishing cleaning is done after your fishing trip. So none of your fishing time is used.
Do you offer group trips?
Yes, I work with one other Captain, we are capable of handling groups of any size.
Can I Re-Schedule a trip?
Yes, as long as you contact me a minimum of 5 days prior to your scheduled trip you may re-schedule.
How do I contact your guide service?
Either by phone (812) 568-8716 or via e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Do I need a fishing license to fish with a guide?
Absolutely. You can purchase a license by phone, online, and at Walmart. You will either need a Indiana, Kentucky, or Illinois fishing license. Ask me what you need prior to your trip.
What kind of bait(s) will we be using?
What we use depends on the time of year but usually it is SkipJack ,Shad, or Mooneye.