Captain Gus Gustafson is a member of the Southeastern Outdoor Press Association and a full time Professional Fishing Guide on Lake Norman, NC. His nearly 60-years of fresh and saltwater fishing experience began as a first mate with various licensed boat captains on saltwater charter boats in the 1950's.
Captain Gus has fished Lake Norman since its inception in the early 1960’s. He enjoys sharing his fishing knowledge and boating experience with others. Gus owns and operates a multi-dimensional company, Lake Norman Ventures, Inc. that not only provides fishing guide services, but also charter boat services in luxurious boats for touring Lake Norman.
In addition to operating the “premier fishing guide service on Lake Norman,” he is also an outdoor columnist. His weekly column, “Fishing with Gus!” is published regularly and read by thousands in many local newspapers.
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Captain Gus provides speeches and demonstrations to clubs and organizations about lake issues and boater safety. He conducts fishing clinics and seminars at local establishments and at fishing and boating expos.
His website, Fishin’ with Gus! (www.FishingWithGus.com) features his writings, including his weekly fishing column, a monthly fishing forecast, and new, fun fishing stories from the “Fish Tales and Other Stories” series.