Reelintime Charters

Welcome to Reelin Time Charters. We are a family owned and operated guide service that offers trips for any adventure or age group. 
The Mighty Mako
Come aboard our classic 73 Mako 171 for a half or all day trip. This boat offes a glimpse into the past, with her teakwood and smooth ride; all while chasing Lake Trout and Walleyes on South Holston lake. She is also available for an evening cruise or tours of the lake. Just contact us for dates and we will suit a trip around your needs. This boat holds two comfortably and has no bathroom facilties. This boat has a top for protection from the elements and two manuel Scotty downriggers. All electronics and equipment are cutting edge while still retaining her sleek lines and style of days gone by.
The Shelby Gayle 
Welcome aboard The Shelby Gayle. This boat is a 2013 Tracker pontoon set up for both trolling and casting. This is a great choice for children with high walls, room for 6 comfortably, and room to play. Our boat has a set of electric downriggers and bait tank with  limited bathroom facility. The Shelby Gayle is located at beautiful Rockingham Marina for easy access along with picnic tables and full bathroom facilities.
The Tailwater Pirate
 This is our newest member to the fleet. This boat is a 2015 Tracker tunnel hull with jet drive. This allows us to travel is just a few inches of water which opens up the local rivers and tailwaters. This boat will hold two comfortably and has no bathroom facilities. She mostly runs the South Holston and Boone tailwaters, but other trips are avaiable and all are based on flows. This is also a great fly fishing boat on the lakes if this is more your style. She has electric anchors, spontoons, excellent electronics, and trolling motor for your fishing needs. 
Wade Trips and other options
We also offer sereral other options besides aboard our boats. We have trips avaiable for shore fishing for several species. We will show you both locations and techniques to catch fish while hiking and wading in our beautiful outdoors here in TN. We alos do limited trips to Cherokee, NC
What to Wear
On the Water
Time to Eat
Dress for each season with layers for warmth, rain suits, sun glasses, and don't forget the sunscreen. You can contact us anytime for a weather report and suggestions. All life jackets and safety equipment are provided with guided trips. 
Client must possess current fishing license for each species. These are avaiable at local retailers as well as online at
When it comes to lunch and snacks, you may bring whatever you like. We do ask that no glass bottles accompany us on trips. 
Other Services

Fishing not your thing? We also offer day trips where we just swim and cruise the lake. Get off on shore and enjoy the sand and wildlife. Thinking about purchasing a boat? Come spend the day on the water to see what suits your family's needs. We also offer a new boat class to help you get started and teach you safe practicies on the water. Birthday parties and special events are catered to your needs with available dates.