Due North Fishing

Mitch Metcalf Reading, PA Incorporated Licensed Insured

Due North Fishing provides the best bass fishing trips and advanced fishing strategy in Pennsylvania on Blue Marsh Lake and beyond.

Owner and Guide, Mitch Metcalf, is committed to helping all anglers reach the level they are striving to attain. The knowledge and techniques you will learn with us can be applied to every lake you fish for the rest of your life. From the first time you contact us, until you step off our boat for the day, you will experience an elite level of customer service, expert level of guiding and a true, genuine caring for you as our customers. We are permitted by the PA Fish and Boat Commission to operate in Pennsylvania and carry full commercial insurance through Geico Marine. Our guide is CPR/First Aid/AED certified and carries a current Boating Safety Education Certificate along with a current background check and child abuse clearances through the state of Pennsylvania. You will be outfitted with the best rods, tackle and instruction by the area’s best bass fishing guide. For out of state anglers fishing with us this season, our area features excellent accommodations and amenities with two international airports for convenient travel.

Frequently Asked Questions

What Are Your Prices?

Our pricing is fully transparent and all inclusive at $385 for a 6 hour trip for 2 people or $75 per hour per person for 1 on 1 lessons. For additional information or to book, visit our website at https://www.duenorthfishing.com/.

What Do I Need To Bring?

Bring your PA fishing license and dress appropriately for any weather in the forecast for the day. We provide all fishing equipment but should you prefer to bring your own rods and tackle that is fine with us. There is plenty of storage on the boat for your items. Other than that, just bring yourself! We provide all fishing equipment, bottled water, and we’ll even throw in some snacks!

Are You 100% Catch and Release?

To do our part, Due North Fishing practices Catch and Release on all guide trips. We follow the philosophy that the health of our water ways and fish must come first in order to continue to offer great fishing experiences for generations to come!

Are Your Trips Suitable for Beginners?

Our goal is to help reach your goals. We tailor your fishing experience with us to your experience and comfort level. While many of our clients are experienced anglers seeking to improve upon a specific skill set, beginners are more than welcome and encouraged.

 

 

833-I-GO-FISH (446-3474)

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  Launch Location

599 Brownsville Road, Reading

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Trips start at $75

3 Trips

1-2 guests

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2005 18' Bass Boat

150 HP engine(s)

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Radar
  • Catch And Release Only
  • Children Welcome
  • No Alcohol
  • No Illegal Substances

Availability

TRIP DATE
NUMBER OF GUESTS

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private

PRIVATE BASS FISHING LESSON

Includes 1 guests
+$75 per additional guest, Max 1 guests

Includes 1 guests (+$75  $ per additional guest • Max 1 guests)

Trip time: 8:00am to 9:00am (1 hour)

1 Day Cancellation Policy

Improve upon your bass fishing knowledge and skills in a private, condensed session at Blue Marsh Lake. Using electronics and an in depth knowledge of the lake, we provide bass fishing and education for anglers on everything they are hoping to learn. From Fish Finder technology to fish behavior and fishing strategy, our goal is to provide you with skills and knowledge to apply in the future. Past clients have sought our expertise in learning advanced bass fishing strategy, bass habits, fishing patterns, offshore fishing, jig fishing techniques, electronics training and more. Your fishing experience with us will be tailored to your experience and comfort level. While many of our clients are anglers seeking to improve upon a specific skill set, beginners are more than welcome. Pricing for lessons is $75 per hour, per person, and includes all tackle and supplies. 

Includes:
digital photos, drinks,

Close details

private

4 HOUR OFFSHORE BASS FISHING TRIP FOR 2

Includes 2 guests

Trip time: 8:00am to 12:00pm (4 hours)

1 Day Cancellation Policy

Our Bass Fishing Trips offer 4 hours of offshore bass fishing at Blue Marsh Lake in Reading, Pennsylvania for you and your guest. Using electronics and an in depth knowledge of the lake, we target schooling groups of bass as they move throughout the lake in search of bait fish. During our trips, we also provide education for anglers on everything they are hoping to learn. From Fish Finder technology to fish behavior and fishing strategy, our goal is to provide you with skills and knowledge to apply in the future. Our pricing is fully transparent and all inclusive at $260 for a 4 hour trip for 2 people. From the first time you contact us, until you step off our boat for the day, you will experience an elite level of customer service, expert level of guiding and a true, genuine caring for you as our customers.

Includes:
digital photos, drinks,

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private

6 HOUR OFFSHORE BASS FISHING TRIP FOR 2

Includes 2 guests

Trip time: 8:00am to 2:00pm (6 hours)

1 Day Cancellation Policy

Our Bass Fishing Trips offer 6 hours of offshore bass fishing at Blue Marsh Lake in Reading, Pennsylvania for you and your guest. Using electronics and an in depth knowledge of the lake, we target schooling groups of bass as they move throughout the lake in search of bait fish. During our trips, we also provide education for anglers on everything they are hoping to learn. From Fish Finder technology to fish behavior and fishing strategy, our goal is to provide you with skills and knowledge to apply in the future. Our pricing is fully transparent and all inclusive at $385 for a 6 hour trip for 2 people. From the first time you contact us, until you step off our boat for the day, you will experience an elite level of customer service, expert level of guiding and a true, genuine caring for you as our customers.

Includes:
digital photos, drinks, snacks,

Close details

Fish Species

Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass

Additional Details

Safety Features

  • Life Jackets
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • First-Aid Equipment
  • CPR-Trained Crew
  • Flares

Navigation

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Radar

Boat Gear

  • Livewell

Fishing Techniques

  • Jigging
  • Light Tackle

Fishing Policies

  • Catch And Release Only
  • Children Welcome
  • No Alcohol
  • No Illegal Substances

Price Includes

  • Lures
  • Rods, Reels & Terminal Tackle
  • Water and Snacks

Fishing Location

  • Lake

About the Vessel

Captain

Mitch Metcalf

Boat Type

Bass Boat

Boat Length

18

Year Built

2005

Engine Manufacturer

Yamaha V Max

Number of Engines

1

Engine Horsepower

150 HP