/Striper Fishing

It Has Begun

The striper run has begun.  I was out with Scott from Seattle, WA today for his first time fishing for striped bass on the fly.  The day started off well with the first two stripers being in the 10 pound range and over 25 inches.  Scott was surprised with the power of striper when it [...]

By | April 22nd, 2014|Striper Fishing|0 Comments

Reservoir Hawgs

After a long cold winter of fattening up on shad, freshwater stripers begin to feel the urge for a little romance with the longer warmer days of Spring.  Each year stripers make their journey out of lakes, reservoirs, and the ocean to spawn in our freshwater rivers.  The fishery here close to home is all [...]

By | March 20th, 2014|Striper Fishing|0 Comments

Counting the Days

The striper box is full!  We are a month and a half away now from the stripers making their annual journey up river to spawn.  I always get excited when I think of Spring this time of year.  Soon shad will fill certain rivers and anglers can have a hundred fish days.  White bass will [...]

By | February 15th, 2014|Striper Fishing|0 Comments

Cold + Rain = Striper Fishing

The musky rivers have been high all this past week from recent rains.  They have finally came back down to a good level.  So to pass the time I have been on trout streams and Smith Mountain Lake chasing stripers on the fly.  Striper fishing this time of year on the lake can be brutal. [...]

By | December 15th, 2013|Striper Fishing|0 Comments

Website Issues

I have been having some issues with my website lately.  We are still working on getting things back to normal.  Since the problems started I have not been able to do any blog post. Well I have been doing a little of everything lately.  Spent a morning up at Smith Mountain Lake looking for bait [...]

By | December 2nd, 2013|Striper Fishing, Trout Fishing|0 Comments

One last cast

Well the  striper run is over here in VA.  So a  buddy of mine and I always head down to Weldon, NC to finish off our striper fishing for the year.  The run was late this year the same as the run here in VA, but the stripers in Weldon are sea run stripers.  I [...]

By | May 25th, 2013|Striper Fishing|0 Comments

Mud and Stripers

Well the flood  didn't wash all the stripers a way.  Got out today to see if any stripers were still hanging around.  The river is full of them right now. I believe the mega load is here.  There were stripers spawning all over the river all day. Basically had the place to my self, right [...]

By | May 15th, 2013|Striper Fishing|0 Comments

Virginia stripers still hungry

Had Jerry and Logan out for there introduction to the Roanoke river striper today.  The stripers ate well and pull hard as always. Its a blast to see the expression on a anglers face when a striper connects to there lure or fly. With the weather conditions we are having the stripers should be here [...]

By | May 1st, 2013|Striper Fishing|0 Comments