If you’re looking for a lake or river fishing trip around Lenoir City, Tennessee, Bushwacker Guide Services is the right choice. Spend a day fishing the town’s productive waters and have a lovely time chasing fish in an area of great natural beauty. You’ll be under the guidance of Captain Anthony Johnson, an experienced guide who knows how to put his guests on the bite and help them experience the water to the fullest. Join him aboard and have a wonderful fishing experience in Tennessee!

Your boat for the day will be a 26’ SeaArk aluminum fishing boat with room for up to 4 anglers. Powered by a 250 HP Suzuki engine and rigged with GPS and fishfinder electronics, it will provide you with a quick and safe reach to your prey. The boat also uses a wireless trolling motor and is equipped with an ice-box and a livewell.

The fresh water around Lenoir City is a great source of Striped Bass and Catfish, so this is what you’ll aim to catch. In order to attract it, you can bottom fish, troll, and spin using light and heavy tackle. You’re free to keep your catch and you can bring kids aboard as well. Just keep in mind that alcohol and smoking aren’t allowed during the trip.

Captain Anthony will provide all the needed fishing tackle, bait, snacks, as well as drinks. Yours is only to bring your licenses and prepare for the fun.

Come enjoy a lovely fishing experience in Lenoir City, Bushwacker Guide Services is waiting for you!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    $300
    Enjoy a more brief stay on the water and have the rest of your day free for other things. You and Captain Anthony will chase Striper and Catfish for 3 hours, starting at 5:00 a.m. The captain provides everything except fishing licenses.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    $500
    Spending 6 hours on the water gives you plenty of chance to target Striper and Catfish and fill your cooler. You and Captain Anthony will leave the dock at 5:00 a.m. Bring nothing but your license, as the captain covers you for everything from fishing gear to food and drinks.
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About the Captain

Anthony Johnson
Lenoir City, Tennessee, United States
2 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since July 2021
Captain Anthony invites you on a freshwater fishing adventure in Tennessee. Join him and have lots of fun fishing the rich grounds on Lenoir City!

About this listing

Targeted species

Bass (Striped) Striped Bass
Catfish Catfish

Boat specs

SeaArk (Aluminum fishing) originally built in 2021. Powered by a 250HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 50 knots.

Length
26 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of fishing

River Fishing
Lake Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Snacks
Drinks

Cancellation policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the date(s) of your booking.

Listing policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
No Smoking
No Alcohol
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 20% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:

Cash
PayPal

Customer reviews

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Excellent
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Excellent
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Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Brian D.
Oak Ridge, TN
Excellent
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Half Dat Trip with Captain Anthony

VERIFIED   3 Hour Trip on July 18, 2022
Did a half-day trip and had a blast.  Captian Anthony sure knows his stuff.  The boat was great, clean, and ready to go. ...
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Jim B.
Knoxville, TN
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VERIFIED   3 Hour Trip on July 2, 2022
Anthony Johnson is a first class guide and gentleman. We have used other local guides in the past but Anthony is the one to...
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FAQs about Bushwacker Guide Services

Bushwacker Guide Services offers the following trips to customers:
  • $300 per group, additional $50 per person after 3 guests - 3 Hour Trip (3 hours)
  • $500 per group, additional $50 per person after 3 guests - 3/4 Day Trip (6 hours)

When you book a trip with Bushwacker Guide Services, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Bushwacker Guide Services include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Snacks
  • Drinks

Bushwacker Guide Services offers the following types of fishing:
  • River Fishing
  • Lake Fishing

Bushwacker Guide Services offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning

Top targeted fish species with Bushwacker Guide Services include:
  • Bass (Striped)
  • Catfish