Set'n Hooks Guide Service

Set’n Hooks Guide Service is located in Mooresville, NC and offers to show you a memorable time on Lake Norman. Kid-friendly!

Capt. Will will do his best to make sure you have a fun day full of fishing. This involves 4 to 6-hour trips, mainly fishing for Hybrid Striped Bass, Perch, Catfish, Bass, and Crappie, depending on the season and conditions on the day. On these trips, you can expect to use techniques such as light tackle, heavy tackle, bottom fishing, trolling, drift fishing, jigging, and spinning.

Your fishing adventure starts on a 19’ Sea Hunt Center Console boat that can safely take up to 6 anglers. This boat comes with an ice-box and a wireless trolling motor, along with up-to-date electronics.

All rods, reels, and terminal tackle are included in the price so you can focus on what really matters, fishing. Please make sure to buy a valid fishing license ahead of time. The boat will be supplied with bottled water for your pleasure, be sure to let the captain know if you have any questions.

Things to remember: no alcohol, wear appropriate clothing, and be ready to have a great time!

Book your trip now and hit the water with Set’n Hooks Guide Service.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat)
    $300
    A 4-hour guided trip on beautiful Lake Norman. This half day morning trip usually departs at daybreak, depending on the season. The exact time and pick-up will be arranged before the day of the trip. The price covers fishing gear and bottled water.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
    $450
    Enjoy a lovely day on this guided fishing trip on Lake Norman. This 3/4 day trip departure is near sunrise and keeps you on the water until noon. Your guide will determine the time and arrange pick-up before the day of your trip.
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About the Captain

Will Price
Mooresville, North Carolina, United States
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40 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since February 2022
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Join Captain Will on beautiful Lake Norman and create some lovely fishing memories in North Carolina.

About this listing

Targeted species

Bass (Largemouth) Largemouth Bass
Bass (Spotted) Spotted Bass
Bass (Striped) Striped Bass
Catfish Catfish

Boat specs

Sea Hunt (Center console) originally built in 2012. Powered by a 115HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.

Length
19 ft
Capacity
5 persons

Types of fishing

River Fishing
Lake Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Precision spot lock anchoring
Fishfinder
Both Lowrance HDS and Humminbird helix units
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box
Radar

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Drinks
Bottlde water

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 7 days days before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.

Listing policies

Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
No Alcohol
You Keep Catch
All Catfish over 10 lbs is to be released
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 15% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% 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

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Customer reviews

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Excellent
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3\/4 day with Capt Will
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Awesome on Lake Norman
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Michael M.
Hansford, WV
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Awesome on Lake Norman

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on October 22, 2022
Captain 👩‍✈️ Will is exceptional an Knowledgeable on the Lake in taking you to different spots in catching Catfish...
Michael M. recommends Set'n Hooks Guide Service
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Carol B.
Charles Town, WV
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Terrific trip

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip (AM) on June 23, 2022
It was a beautiful day. Captain Will is personable and really cares about giving his customers a good time.  He’s got all...
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Kimberly C.
Barhamsville, VA
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Half day trip with Captain Will

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on June 22, 2022
This was a great half day trip with Captain Will!  Captain Will made our trip memorable with his stories and knowledge of...
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Robert D.
Charlotte, NC
Excellent
4.7 / 5
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May fishing trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on May 20, 2022
I recently moved to North Carolina and was asking about fishing in the area, and I found Set ’ n Hooks Guide Service,  I...
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Kevin W.
Marietta, OH
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Half Day With Captain Will

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip (AM) on October 14, 2022
Outstanding fishing guide and great dude! The technology on the boat and Captain Will’s local knowledge took us exactly where...
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FAQs about Set'n Hooks Guide Service

Set'n Hooks Guide Service offers the following trips to customers:
  • $300 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - Half Day Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • $450 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 3/4 Day Trip (AM) (6 hours)

When you book a trip with Set'n Hooks Guide Service, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS Precision spot lock anchoring
  • Fishfinder Both Lowrance HDS and Humminbird helix units
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Ice Box
  • Radar

Trips booked with Set'n Hooks Guide Service include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Drinks (Bottlde water)

Set'n Hooks Guide Service offers the following types of fishing:
  • River Fishing
  • Lake Fishing

Set'n Hooks Guide Service offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Drift Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Set'n Hooks Guide Service include:
  • Bass (Largemouth)
  • Bass (Spotted)
  • Bass (Striped)
  • Catfish
  • Crappie
  • Hybrid Striped Bass
  • Perch (White)