Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) – Fishing Info

About Dodson's Guide Service

Where does Dodson's Guide Service fish?

We fish the Branson area, including Table Rock Lake, Lake Taneycomo, Bull Shoals.

What are the target fish?

Target fish include Brown Trout, Largemouth Bass, Rainbow Trout, Smallmouth Bass, Walleye

Where in Branson to we meet our guests?

We meet at Scotty's Trout Dock ( 400 Boxcar Willie Dr, Branson, MO 65616, USA ), Moonshine Beach ( 3778 Historic Hwy 165, Branson, MO 65616, USA ), Lilleys' Landing Resort & Marina ( 367 River Ln, Branson, MO 65616, USA ), Cooper Creek Resort & Rv ( 471 Cooper Creek Rd, Branson, MO 65616, USA )

Do I need a STATE Fishing license?

Yes, a Fishing license is required

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.