Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to know how to fish or have any experience fishing?

No experience is necessary and we always encourage new anglers! If you're a seasoned fisherman or new to the sport, we will show you the ropes and you'll be reelin' in the big ones before you know it.

What do I need to bring?

EVERYTHING is fully outfitted and equipped for the day. We provide all fishing rods and reels, tackle, live bait, life jackets (if required or requested), ice, and cooler for your fish or drinks. Only thing you need for the day is your Georgia Freshwater Fishing License if required by the state. For more info and to purchase your license visit Other than your license just bring your snacks/drinks for the day and a cooler to leave in your vehicle if you plan on keeping some of your catch.

Can I keep what I catch?

Big Bite Charters strongly encourages catch and release fishing. However, if you choose to keep some of your catch, you are more than welcome to based on all state and federal bag and size limits. Visit for all Georgia fishing regulations.

What species of fish will we be targeting during our charter?

Big Bite Charters is a Striped Bass Guide. We will be targeting Stripers. Depending on the time of year we also catch Spotted Bass, Largemouth Bass, and Crappie with an occasional Walleye!

Do you accept gratuity?

Tips are always appropiate and greatly appreciated.

Does Big Bite Charters have a cancellation policy?

In the event of inclement weather the deposit will be refunded in full if the charter can not be rescheduled. A 24 hour notice is required for cancellation and refund of deposit. No deposits will be refunded for "no shows" at the dock.