Fishing Guides and Boat Cruises

Unlock the Best Fishing Tips and Tricks with Lake Anna Our Experts

Don’t ask me about fishing. I haven’t fished since I was about 10 years old. However, I can refer you to some Lake Anna experts whose passion is to know this lake and share their knowledge with our guests.

Whether you’re a beginner looking to learn the basics or a seasoned pro seeking advanced techniques, Lake Anna guides have got you covered. From choosing the right bait and tackle to mastering the art of casting and reeling, they’ll guide you through every step of the fishing journey.

Learn how to read the water, understand fish behavior, and identify the best spots to cast your line for a successful day on the water. Whether you’re fishing for largemouth bass, stripers, crappie, or any other species, these experts tips and tricks will help you maximize your chances of success and make every fishing trip a memorable one.

 So why wait? Follow these links to dive into the experts advice today and start reeling in the big ones like a pro! Book your trip with a professional when you’re ready.

Chris McCotter at McCotter’s Lake Anna Guide Service, has fished Lake Anna for the past 30 years and began guiding 27 years ago. McCotter’s relishes teaching others. 

Pure Wave Charters is family owned and operated by passionate anglers with 40 years of experience in the fishing industry. The team is driven by a shared love for angling and a desire to share their passion with others. The team brings a wealth of knowledge and enthusiasm to every excursion, ensuring that you will receive the highest level of attention and care throughout your fishing adventure.

Atomic Fishing Charters LLC is a disabled veteran owned company that focuses on private fishing charters chasing fish up and down Virginia, including Lake Anna, and the Potomac River.  They provide personalized fishing guide and charter services in small group or one on one settings.

High-Pole Guide Service owner Tyler Heuple’s goal is to offer a premium bass fishing guide service on Lake Anna that is fun, informative, and innovative. He uses the latest technology with LiveScope + to dial in the lake and bass behavior. He will interpret their behavior on the fly so you can get to catching and have an enjoyable learning experience on the water.

Cruise the lake with a licensed captain who will customize your family friendly boating excursion.

Sunshine Swan Boat Excursions Captain Gina will tailor your boating excursion for up to six guests. Make priceless memories while tubing, swimming, fishing, and cruising, all under the care of a licensed and insured boat captain.

As an added bonus, Sunshine Swan Boat provides all safety ear and fishing supplies.

Cruise Rusty provides a 33 foot custom fabricated tour boat for you and nine of your family/friends. Amenities include BT stereo system, paddle board with basic instruction, floats, Blackstone grill with cooking utensils, bottled water, disposables, and wireless phone charger.

Book online and get ready to create unforgettable Lake Anna memories.


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