Fishing at Lake Norman

Fishing at Lake Norman can be enjoyed year round. Anglers come to Lake Norman from all over the world for their chance at a record-winning catfish, crappie, largemouth bass, gar, striped bass, and yellow and white perch. Several national fishing tournaments are held annually, a testament to the outstanding fishing available at Lake Norman.  Whether you have a boat (or rent one-please see the list below for some options), pier or just find a comfortable spot at one of the public access points to drop your line, you might catch a whopper! Many fishing guides (please see the list of some below for some options) are available to ensure that you find the best spots and are using the bait that’s reeling the fish at Lake Norman in. You may see lights shining into the water of Lake Norman at night in hopes of catching one of the huge catfish luring around the piers. There’s nothing like a fresh catfish dinner! Yumm… Don’t forget to invite meto enjoy a fresh catch  to that great home I will find for you!

Need to check the water level on Lake Norman? Simply click the link for up to date information on Lake Norman Lake Levels .

 Early summer brings peak fishing with warmer temperatures and the possibility to catch a trophy! With approximately 520 miles of shoreline to fish at Lake Norman, you are sure to catch something… even if its just some sun rays!


Fishing Guides for Hire on Lake NormanNorman

 Captain Gus                                                                        Sherrills Ford, NC                  (704) 617-6812  
Fish On! Lake Norman Fishing Guide Services     Denver, NC                               (704) 996-0946
Pro-Am Guide Service                                                    Denver, NC                               (704) 491-8719  
Ty Mathis Fishing Guide Service                                Maiden, NC                               (828) 308-7755
 Boat Rentals at Lake Norman
Lake Effects Boat Rentals                                            Terrell, NC                                   (980) 395-3980
Westport Marina                                                             Denver, NC                                 (704) 483-5172
Carolina Boat Rentals                                                   Cornelius, NC                             (704) 614-2118
Duffy Electric Boats of Lake Norman                     Davidson, NC                              (704) 765-9143
Premier Boat Rental                                                     Cornelius, NC                              (704) 743-8975
Kings Point- Morning Star Marina                          Cornelius, NC                              (704) 746-3753