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A Great Day Fishing

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About A Great Day Fishing
Fly Fishing Guide Jimmie Pedersen providing guided Fly Fishing for Atlantic Salmon on the Margaree River. First time or expert angler. All equipment included. Ever dreamt of learning to fly cast ?
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I spent a half day learning to fly fish with Jim, and we had a great time. The river and scenery were beautiful, even though it was a bit cold! Jim explained the casting technique well and was easy to get along...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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946jimmiep, Owner at A Great Day Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you 😊

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of 5 had an awesome morning with Jimmie. He was so patient with us learning the techniques of fly fishing - some caught on faster than others. We experienced a special time on the river - something that few Nova Scotia tourists experience...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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946jimmiep, Owner at A Great Day Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you 😊

Reviewed August 11, 2019

Our boys Father's Day gift was to take him fly fishing, a favorite activity that he hasn't been able to do in years due to our hometown location. The 14 year olds had never done it. One takes coaching well, the other doesn't. Our guide,...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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946jimmiep, Owner at A Great Day Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2019

Thank you

Reviewed August 7, 2019

I've been fortunate in my over 40 year fly fishing career to have fished from the Arctic to Argentina and many places in between. I've had my share of guides and must say that Jimmie ranks among the best. My wife and I recently booked...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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946jimmiep, Owner at A Great Day Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2019

Thank you for the kind words.

Reviewed July 31, 2019

I travelled to Margaree to experience Salmon fishing last week. As an avid trout fisherman, I knew that it was important to learn about the culture, etiquette, traditions and techniques used. I hired Jim Logan and had a fantastic teacher who took the time and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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946jimmiep, Owner at A Great Day Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2019

Thank you :)

Reviewed May 28, 2019

Spending the day on the river with Jimmie and learning to fly fish for the first time was an experience we will forever treasure. Jimmie was an excellent guide and like all good teachers reminded us that the true teacher is within. Spending time in...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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946jimmiep, Owner at A Great Day Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2019

Thank you so much guys... You where the perfect start to my season 😊

Reviewed October 25, 2018

I booked a full day of guiding on a bit of a whim, I’d only picked up a fly rod twice. Jimmie provided both excellent instruction on casting as well as tips on reading the water, but also gave me space when needed. My plan...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Jimmie P, Owner at A Great Day Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

Thank you Corey

Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Whether you’re a complete beginner to fly fishing or a seasoned veteran Jimmie will provide you with a fabulous day fly fishing in the Margaree River. We were blown away by Jimmie’s knowledge, patience, attention to detail. His genuine appreciation and enthusiasm to teach what...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Jimmie P, Owner at A Great Day Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2018

Thank you Ashley, my pleasure.

Reviewed October 1, 2018

Money well spent is not something that normally rolls off the tongue when talking about Salmon fishing. A Great Day Fishing was all that and more. Jim Logan was everything you could ask for in a Guide. Knowledgeable, personable, patient teacher with novice and expert...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Jimmie P, Owner at A Great Day Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

Thank you Sam, for your kind words

Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

I’d never been salmon fishing before and I had no idea what to expect. All I did know was that I was terrible at fly fishing. I’d done it a few times as a kid and spent more time undoing knots than I did fishing...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Jimmie P, Owner at A Great Day Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

Thank you 😊

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susanmurtagh
September 10, 2018|
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Response from 946jimmiep | Property representative |
Hi Susan I am booked, on those dates. Try Jim Logan - jmlogan84@gmail
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ccsv8535
August 13, 2017|
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Yes you need a Provincial Salmon license. And half day guiding is 150$, and 75$ each additional angler. Full day guiding is 250$, and 75$ each additional angler. All equipment included.
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