Our standard Guide Trips are listed below.
If you can't find the trip you are looking for, please contact us and we will be happy to create a custom adventure for you!
Also, tips on how to prepare for your upcoming fishing adventure can be found below! (under our guide trip options)
*For large groups and corporate events, please schedule a trip consultation.
Guide Trips vary in price. A trip paid in full or a deposit ($250.) will hold a guide trip date. If a trip is booked & rescheduled per the fishing guide (ex. weather), then a future date will be booked; no refunds on the deposit.
Whether you're new to fishing in Ohio or coming to the area for a visit, we can plan a trip for you that fits your level of experience! Please contact us to see what is best for your available dates.
How to prepare for your upcoming guide trip...
Preparing for your guided fishing trip can help ensure a smooth and enjoyable experience. Here are some steps to help you get ready:
Communicate with your guide: Contact your guide before the trip to discuss details such as the fishing location, target species, trip duration, and any special requirements or preferences you may have. This will help them tailor the trip to your needs.
Understand the logistics: Get information about the meeting point, departure time, and any equipment provided by the guide. Clarify whether you need to bring your own fishing gear, clothing, food, or any other essentials.
Learn about the target species: Research the fish species you are likely to encounter during your guided trip. Understand their behavior, feeding habits, and preferred fishing techniques. This knowledge will help you be better prepared on the water. Your guide will also be sharing information about the species and about the area throughout your trip.
Practice your fishing skills: If you're new to fishing or want to improve your skills, practice casting, reeling, and knot-tying before your trip. Familiarize yourself with the basic techniques and get comfortable handling your fishing gear. Don’t worry, this is not required! Your guide will also be sharing fishing tips throughout your trip.
Dress appropriately: Check the weather forecast for the day of your trip and dress accordingly. Wear comfortable, weather-appropriate clothing and bring layers to adjust to changing conditions. Don't forget a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, and insect repellent.
Pack essential items: Bring a small backpack or tackle box with anything you might need for the day. Fishing can be physically demanding, so carrying a supply of water to stay hydrated throughout the trip is a good idea! You can also pack some energy-boosting snacks or a packed lunch, depending on the duration of your trip.
Maintain a positive attitude: Approach your guided fishing trip with enthusiasm and a willingness to learn. Listen to your guide's instructions and ask questions if you're unsure about something. Remember to enjoy the experience and have fun!
Following these steps will help prepare you for your upcoming guided fishing trip. Enjoy your time on the water, and good luck catching some fish. Also, thank you for choosing Fish Ohio Outfitters for your next fishing adventure!