Morganís Guide Service, Inc.

275 Garner Dr
Russell Springs, KY 42642
(270) 866-7177

Morganís Guide Service, Inc is conveniently located at Safe Harbor/Jamestown Resort & Marina. The GPS address to the Marina is 3677 S Highway 92, Jamestown, KY 42629. The pickup location will be on the main dock at Fishermanís Row.Entrance to the dock is located to the right after descending the hill towards the Marina Lodge.Access to the dock is in the rear of the lodge where you see the open lake, down the steps, across the bridge and to the left of the Ship Store.If you are staying at State Dock marina, we can arrange to pick you up from their dock if prior arrangements are made in advance.

All charters are private to your group. You pay for only the number of people in your group. And, because your time and money are important to you, we start planning for your charter many days in advance. We look at weather reports, keep in constant communication with our guides with regards to the best location for catching fish and bait in preparation for your charter.


†††††††††† CHARTER RATES-

Charters are based on a legal striper limit or at the expiration of 5 hours.

** We are not responsible for lost or misplaced items. **



NOTICE:4% Credit Card Fee is applicable on balances greater than $50.


1 person†††† $ 350.00

2 people†††† $ 400.00

3 people†††† $ 450.00

4 people†††† $ 500.00

Charters are limited 4 guest per boat*.


*NOTE:Prior approval is required in the event a 5th person (small child) is added to a charter with an extra fee of $100.00 applying in addition to the normal charter rate.No charter shall exceed 5 guests and advance notice must be given at the time of booking.SPECIAL NOTE:Not all boats can accommodate more than 4 guests, so advance approval for availability must be gained at the time of booking with no changes in the number of guests after a reservation has been confirmed which would increase the charter to more than 4 people.


A $25 fee will be added to the final cost of the charter for each ride-along guest.Such guests may NOT participate in the days catch activities and there will be No limit of fish permitted for ride-along guests.




A cancellation penalty of $300 per day/per boat will apply for cancelations made within 24 hours of a scheduled charter.†† Changes/Cancelations made within 10 days of the charter date will result in possible penalties of not more than $200.We strive to work with you on all cancellation or reservation reschedules.



Large groups and corporate outings can be arranged upon request.


A $50.00 non-refundable deposit per boat per day is required when placing a reservation, payable by credit card, money order, or check. Deposits being mailed must be received within 10 days after making a reservation.A conformation will be provided by your choice of e-mail, phone or postal service upon receipt of a deposit.The balance of the charter is due in Cash, Card or Good Check at the close of the days trip payable to your Captain.All checks are to be made payable to Morganís Guide Service, Inc.

Please let us know if you need directions to the marina or lodging information which is salso provided on this web page.

We Furnish:

Safe and Comfortable Charter Boats
All Bait and Tackle

You Furnish:

Kentucky Fishing License

(License available on-line.See below link.)

NOTICE:Children 12 yrs. Of Age & younger must provide their own life preservers and MUST BE WORN AT ALL TIMES.THIS IS A KY LAW.

        Lunch/Snacks & Drinks

        Rain Gear/Seasonal Clothing

Other Items to Bring:

       Sunscreen ~ Sunglasses ~ Camera, Cooler to Take Fish Home

All our Captains are US Coast Guard and KY Licensed Commercial Guides.

Our boats have covered tops and enclosures with heaters for winter and early spring fishing.

We will fillet your fish and bag for transport back home at no additional cost.



Purchase License On-Line by visiting

KY Dept of Fish & Wildlife


** Licenses are NOT required for children 15 yrs of age and under. **







$†††††† 7.00



†††††† None


$††† 23.00

Non Resident


$††††† 15.00



$††††† 35.00


$††† 55.00



Call EARLY to reserve your date!