Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) – Fishing Info

About Reel N Time Fishing Charters

Where does Reel N Time Fishing Charters fish?

We fish the Clarks Hill Lake area, including Clarks Hill Lake, aka Lake Strom Thurmond, Savannah River- Augusta, GA, Thomson, GA, South Carolina and beyond.


What are the target fish?

Target fish include Crappie (Also Called Black Crappie or White Crappie), Striped Bass (Also Called Striper), White Perch, and Blue Catfish. Our Georgia crappie guided trips are our most popular, and our calendar fills up quickly each year. We recommend you plan your trip well in advance to have the best day fishing Lake J. Strom Thurmond. Bring a cooler to take your catch home with you, you will have plenty!


Where in Clarks Hill Lake to we meet our guests?

We meet at Raysville Marina (6584 Lincolnton Rd NE # A, Thomson, GA 30824)


Do I need a STATE Fishing license?

Yes, a Fishing license is required


Where do I get a STATE Fishing license?

GA Fishing License

Georgia Department of Natural Resources - Fishing

A Georgia Fishing License is required for individuals aged 16 and older. This applies to both saltwater and freshwater fishing. Adittional stamps are required when targeting certain inland species such as Trout. Please visit the Georgia Department of Natural Resources website for more information and to purchase your license.

How much should I Tip?

It is customary to tip 20% of the trip total. We work tirelessly to make sure you have a guest experience!


Do I need to bring my own gear?

No, we provide standard gear such as rods and reels so you don’t need to worry about anything. But please feel free to bring you own gear if you prefer.