Capt. Andrew Hammond
Your guide Andrew is a USCG licensed and insured Captain who grew up in the small town of Brooksville, FL. He spent most of his life fishing on Florida’s Nature Coast near Homosassa and Crystal River. As a young kid Andrew spent everyday after school bass fishing all the surrounding local lakes and ponds. As a teenager Andrew caught the salt bug. He started chasing Redfish, Speckled Trout, Snook, and Tarpon on fly up and down the Gulf of Mexico. At the age of 21he started to really enjoy putting other people on the pursuit of these game fish and loved the challenge. Off to Captain's school he went and was USCG licensed Captain at 22 years old. Later on in life he moved to Georgia and has been chasing Stripers in Georgia's deep water lakes for well over a decade.
Andrew has over 25 years experience fishing the Gulf Coast of FL from the panhandle down to the 10,000 Islands. Since relocating to Georgia, Andrew has over 12 very successful years chasing Stripers on Lake Lanier and many other surrounding reservoirs.
The vessel is a quick 2020 24' Blazer Bay. It's very spacious and can accommodate up to 6 passengers. It's equipped with a Mercury 300 Pro XS, the latest Simrad, Minn Kota, and Power Pole technology to constantly keep you on the bite. All the fishing equipment, bait, lures, rods/reels, tackle, and coolers of ice are provided free of charge. The only thing you need to bring is your snacks/drinks for the day and a GA fishing license. You may also request pickup by boat anywhere on the lake as long as it’s within a reasonable distance from the fishing grounds. We are looking forward to sharing a great day of catching and unforgettable memories on the water with you soon!