PRE-TRIP info

 

 

The prepared angler is a happy angler, listed below you'll find some essential items and a few other suggestions that may make your trip more comfortable. As always, feel free to pick up the phone and call us.

 

- valid Virginia fishing license ( virginia.dgif.gov )
- quality polarized glasses
- rain gear ( waders are optional )
- season apappropriate apparel ( bring it, if in doubt )
- 10-12 wt. fly rods are optimal
- large arbor reels w/ 400-500 grain sink full sinking lines
- stripping guards for your fingers
- air activated heat pads ( hand warmers )

 

For questions regarding travel, airport transportation, and accommodations please contact South Valley Anglers by phone at (540) 613-0850 or by email at muskyguides@gmail.com

 

New & James River Musky
Late September – March
Late April – June (post spawn)

 

Staunton River Striped Bass
April – May

 

Smith Mountain Lake Striped Bass
April – May
October – November

*CLICK HERE for the BOOKING/RELEASE form