Bent Rods Charter Company is located in Hartwell and offers to show you a memorable time in these waters. USCG-licensed Captain Brandon Davis and his team of guides have over 30 years of experience on the water. This is a great experience for family and friends to enjoy the outdoors on one of the most beautiful lakes in the south. Hartwell is a tremendous Striper and Hybrid fishery.

Capt. Brandon will do his best to make sure you have a fun day full of fishing. This involves 5 to 8-hour trips, mainly fishing for Hybrid Striped Bass and Bass, depending on the season and conditions on the day. On these trips, you can expect to use techniques such as light tackle, heavy tackle, and trolling.

Bent Rods Chater Company fishes out of a 28’ Clearwater boat powered by twin Suzuki engines. The boat is equipped with the latest sonars, a trolling motor, and a radar to keep you comfortable and safe on your adventure. The boat can safely take up to 6 anglers.

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.

Learn the latest techniques, equipment, and tackle used or just sit back and relax.

Book your trip now and hit the water with Bent Rods Charter Company!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Sat, Sun)
    US $450
    This is Captain Brandon's most popular trip. A 4-hour trip is perfect for families and groups. You and the captain will leave the dock at 7:00 a.m. and get back at 11:00 p.m. Your trip will include all fishing gear, so just bring licenses, snacks, and drinks.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    Seasonal trip (Sat, Sun)
    US $450
    A great trip for families that want to enjoy the afternoon fishing. The trip lasts from 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. Just bring licenses, drinks, and snacks.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Sat, Sun)
    US $500
    This 5-hour trip is suitable for those hardcore fishermen that want the full experience on the water. You and Captain Brandon will depart at 7:00 a.m. and return to the dock at noon. Bring your licenses, food, and drinks.
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FAQs about Bent Rods Charter Company

Bent Rods Charter Company offers the following trips to customers:
  • US $450 per group, additional US $50 per person after 2 guests - 4 Hour Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • US $450 per group, additional US $50 per person after 2 guests - 4 Hour Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • US $500 per group, additional US $50 per person after 2 guests - 5 Hour Trip (AM) (5 hours)

When you book a trip with Bent Rods Charter Company, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Radar

Trips booked with Bent Rods Charter Company include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures

Bent Rods Charter Company offers the following type of fishing:
  • Lake Fishing

Bent Rods Charter Company offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Trolling

Top targeted fish species with Bent Rods Charter Company include:
  • Bass (Largemouth)
  • Bass (Spotted)
  • Bass (Striped)
  • Hybrid Striped Bass

Meet the Captain

Brandon Davis
Hartwell, Georgia, United States
34 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since March 2022
Join Captain Brandon Davis and enjoy a fun and productive day on the water! Captain Brandon has extensive knowledge of the fishing and newest techniques to keep you on the fish. His experience on the water will make the most memorable trip.

About this listing

Targeted species

Bass (Largemouth) Largemouth Bass
Bass (Spotted) Spotted Bass
Bass (Striped) Striped Bass
Hybrid Striped Bass Hybrid Striped Bass

Boat specs

Clearwater (Center console) originally built in 2022. Powered by 2 200HP Suzuki engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

Length
28 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of fishing

Lake Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Trolling

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Radar

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 3 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 not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% 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

Customer reviews

Rating summary
Excellent
5.0 / 5
out of 5 stars from 21 reviews
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (31)
Half day fishing trip with Capt. Adam and Capt. Brandon
Half day fishing trip with Capt. Adam and Capt. Brandon
A great time on the lake
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Angler rating
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Good experience
100%
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100%
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Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Caught fish
71%
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David J.
Johns Creek, GA
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Experience:
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fishing on Lake Hartwell with Captain Brandon Davis

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (PM) on July 15, 2023
Best fishing trip ever. We booked a 1/2 day trip with Captain Davis. We were concerned that only evening appointments were...
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Jackie B.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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Fishing with Brandon

VERIFIED   NEW  5 Hour Trip (AM) on March 30, 2024
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Lance F.
Johns Creek, GA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half day trip with Captain Brandon

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (AM) on July 8, 2023
Outstanding 1/2 day striper/hybrid trip on Lake Hartwell.  Captain Brandon was extremely knowledgeable and worked hard to...
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Ken R.
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Very good
4.0 / 5
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March fishing trip

VERIFIED   NEW  4 Hour Trip (PM) on March 30, 2024
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Dave N.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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A great time on the lake

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip (AM) on August 19, 2023
We had a great time, caught quality fish and learned a lot. Special shout out to Captain Adam who worked hard to get us on...
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