Chattahookem Fishing Charters

Found in the heart of some of the best Bass fishing water in the south, Chattahookem Charter is your one-stop shop for the highest chance at some amazing fishing and lessons you can take with you long after your trip.

Come on aboard with Captain Josh L. Antwine, whose main priority is to get you on some fish. Get ready for a thrilling time, spinning and casting on 4 to 8-hour trips, where you’ll be fishing for Largemouth, Smallmouth, and Spotted Bass, depending on the season and the day’s weather.

You’ll be fishing from a 20’ Vexus Bass boat with enough room for up to 3 anglers at any single time. It includes a wireless trolling motor to get you to the tricky spots, while all the necessary fishing gear is included in the price of your trip. All that’s up to you is to use it as best you can.

The boat will be supplied with snacks and drinks for your pleasure. All you need to do is get a fishing license before you come aboard. Be sure to let the captain know if you have any questions.

Chattahookem Fishing Charters offers only catch and release trips, so any fish you catch will be returned to the water. This is a children-friendly charter, so you’re welcome to bring your kids on for a fun fishing adventure.

Book your trip now and hit the water with Chattahookem Fishing Charters!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
    US $250
    This trip will launch at sunrise and last 4–5 hours.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
    US $350
    This is a full day trip and will last from sunrise for 8–9 hours.
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Kristi M.
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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Crappie fishing with Josh

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on August 4, 2023
I couldn’t recommend a fishing trip with Josh more!  From start to finish, it was the most fun and stress free experience—...
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WALTER O.
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Josh is the man Book this guy now

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip on June 12, 2024
Our guide Josh knew the lake.  Put us on fish, and lots of them.  Has everything you need.  Perfect gear, boat and lake...
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Garrett G.
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Great experience

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on May 14, 2024
Great experience!  Took my father in law out for a half day trip and we had an amazing time and caught some fish too.  Josh...
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Courtney B.
Smoke Rise, GA
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A great couple of mornings with Josh

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on June 28, 2023
What a nice couple of mornings on the river with Josh.  Josh really knows the river, the fish, and the great bird life as...
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Brandon P.
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June fishing trip

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip on June 14, 2024
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FAQs about Chattahookem Fishing Charters

Chattahookem Fishing Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • US $200 per group, additional US $50 per person after 1 guest - Half Day Trip (4 hours)
  • US $300 per group, additional US $50 per person after 1 guest - Full Day Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Chattahookem Fishing Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder Hummingbird Helix 10 with MEGA Live
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor

Trips booked with Chattahookem Fishing Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Lures
  • Snacks
  • Drinks

Chattahookem Fishing Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • River Fishing
  • Lake Fishing

Chattahookem Fishing Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Spinning

Top targeted fish species with Chattahookem Fishing Charters include:
  • Bass (Largemouth)
  • Bass (Smallmouth)
  • Bass (Spotted)

Meet the Captain

Josh L. Antwine
Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
4 Fishing Reports
20 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since July 2022
Captain Josh has been fishing since he can remember, which has led him to become an expert on the Nickajack and Chickamauga waterways. He hopes to share his passion for the water with you, as he looks to welcome experienced anglers and first-timers alike aboard.

About this listing

Targeted species

Bass (Largemouth) Largemouth Bass
Bass (Smallmouth) Smallmouth Bass
Bass (Spotted) Spotted Bass

Boat specs

Vexus (Bass boat) originally built in 2022. Powered by a 150HP Mercury engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 50 knots.

Length
20 ft
Capacity
3 persons

Types of fishing

River Fishing
Lake Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Spinning

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Hummingbird Helix 10 with MEGA Live
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Snacks
Drinks

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
No Alcohol
Catch and Release Mandatory

Payment

Pay online in full

Pay online in full through FishingBooker and save on credit card fees at the dock.

No additional fees.
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

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