Welcome to Fightin Da Blues Fishing Guide Service


The Captain

Captain Chris Simpson is a USCG licensed and insured captain with 30+ years of serious fishing experience. He's laid back, likes to laugh and have a good time but takes his fishing seriously. All those things are good ingredients for having a good time on the water. He's also known by his constantly growing groups of regular customers as being very honest and upfront about things. If the fishing has not been good a day or so before your trip then he will let you know and give you the opportunity to move your trip to another date. While his reputation was mainly built on Lakes Murray, Monticello and Greenwood. After guiding on those waters for 14 years, he now lives near the shores of Clark Hill and has made that his primary focus. Click on the buttons at the bottom of the website to check out some of the publications Captain Chris has been in.

The Lake

Clarks Hill Lake or Lake Thurmond as some call it. Located on the Georgia/South Carolina border. Most locals from both Georgia and South Carolina still refer to it as Clarks Hill or Clark Hill or "The Hill". One of the biggest reservoirs that both South Carolina and Georgia have to offer at over 70,000 acres. It's teeming with trophy sized fish of all species. Large blue and flathead catfish, trophy striped bass, huge numbers of hybrid bass and slab crappie. 

The Boat

A very spacious 24ft tritoon that provides plenty of comfort and room with all the latest equipment.

What To Bring

Boat and all bait, tackle, and safety equipment are provided. All you need to bring is appropriate clothing for the weather, a cooler to take fish home in, a cooler for your drinks and snacks and a South Carolina or Georgia fishing license. 

Trips and Rates

Striper, Catfish and Crappie Rates

1-2 people $300

3 people $350

4 people $400

5 people $450

6 people $500


The booking of a trip requires a $100 deposit to hold the decided date. The deposit is due on the day that the date is decided on, by the end of that day, if the deposit is not recieved with-in that time then the date will no longer be held and will go to the next person that calls. The remaining balance will be due in cash on the day that we fish. The deposit is non-refundable unless the captain is the one at fault of a cancelation. If a trip has to be postponed due to poor bite or bad weather which nobody has control over, then the deposit will be applied to the next date decided on. Deposits are accepted through Paypal or credit/debit card.

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