River Monster Guide Service

2120 East Lee Highway
Wytheville VA, United States

River Monster Guide Service offers exciting fishing opportunities on the waters on the best rivers in Southwestern Virginia. The Captain’s aim is to provide not only a relaxing, but also revitalizing time on the water, catching and releasing Smallmouth Bass and numerous other species.

Enjoy your trip with River Monster Guide Service aboard a 16-ft inflatable boat, powered by a Honda BF 4 engine. It is equipped with a fish finder to aid your search for the fish, as well as with an anchoring system to help you stay rooted to the fishing grounds. The boat is ideal for a voyage on a river – an experience you won’t soon forget.

With River Monster Guide Service, your main target will be Smallmouth Bass, which is the Captain’s specialty, as well as Steelhead, Walleye, Musky, and Brown Trout. You will also get an opportunity to try yourself in various fishing methods, such as popping, drift fishing, spinning, fly fishing, jigging, and light tackle.

When you book a trip with River Monster Guide Service, the Captain will take all the guesswork out by providing top-of-the-line equipment and tackle needed for a successful day on the water. You will use Shimano Stratic ci4 reels and St. Croix rods. During a full day trip, you will also be offered a shore lunch.

It’s River Monster Guide Service’s commitment that you return home pleased with your fishing adventure, eager to come back for more!

Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 450
    up to 2 persons
    Minimum of 8 hours on the water for 2 anglers with a professional Guide. All equipment and tackle will be provided along with a prepared shore lunch. You will be targeting Smallmouth Bass, Musky, Walleye, Steelhead, and Brown Trout.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 350
    up to 2 persons
    This package includes a minimum of 4 hours on the water with all equipment and tackle provided. You will get an opportunity to enjoy the beautiful nature of Virgina, as well as targeting Smallmouth Bass, Steelhead, Walleye, Musky, and Brown Trout.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Bass (Smallmouth)
Brown Trout
Muskellunge (Musky)
Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)


Boat Specs

Saturn (Rigid inflatable) originally built in 2014. Powered by a 4HP Honda BF 4 engine.

16 ft
2 persons

Types of Fishing

River Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing


Life Jackets
Snorkeling Equipment
Life Jackets
Snorkeling Equipment

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Fly Fishing Equipment


FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 30 days before the trip date.
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 Smoking
Catch and Release Mandatory


Book with 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
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:

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 0.5% fee.

About the Captain

Thomas Cundiff
Wytheville, Virginia, United States
Member since March 2017
Captain Thomas Cundiff is an avid and enthusiastic angler. Thomas specializes in catching Smallmouth Bass, fishing the best rivers in Southwestern Virginia. His passion for the waters started when he was a young boy: the Captain grew up fishing the rivers. in 2014, he fulfilled his life-long dream of starting his own charter company and introducing his clients and friends to numerous opportunities the waters of Virgina have. He is a strong believer in catch-and-release.