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 The Boat 

 We fish out of a  18 1/2 ft. Polar center console boat with an Evenrude 115 E-Tec motor. Hummingbird 1187 10 .5" screen, equipped with GPS. Minn Kota trolling motor with hand held remote

 The Reels 

The reels that we use are Okuma, Penn, and Abu Garcia all with bait clickers. We use Berkely Big Game rods with 20lb. test Berkely Big Game line. Our leaders are tied with 20lb. test Seaguar.

 The Bait 
The bait we use are live Gizzard Shad for the majority of our fishing. We catch them ourselves on the Warrior River. We can also keep them alive and healthy for a long period of time, with the right addatives. The size bait we use depends on the season. Spring and Summer seems to be the time when they like to eat the bigger Gizzard Shad. Winter, they like the smaller Gizzard Shad. We always are casting artificial baits, anything from big swimbaits to red fins on top and sometimes bucktail jigs.
 Shad Facilities 
This is our shad keeping facilities. We are able to accomidate 900-1000 shad. We are able to keep the shad alive with this system for up to three months if needed.

Name: Cliff W.     
Date: 02/02/09
Message: I have gone on a few trips with Mike and Mark and it is always a top notch experience. My average Striper is 14lbs with these guys. I would recommend them to anyone.

Name: Darren Speirs     
Date: 09/18/08
Message: nice web page I will be back to catch more of them stripers

Name: Shelia     
Date: 09/07/08
Message: I have fished this lake with Mike. He wants you to have a good time, he will attend to your needs but most of all he wants you to CATCH FISH and will take you anywhere on the lake to do this. These guys keep the fun and excitement in fishing.

Name: Jessica     
Date: 09/01/08
Message: These guys do a great job! They are very passionate about what they do. They're not just in it for money.



Name: Shannon Calvert   
Date: 07/31/09
Message: Just returned from a great trip with Stripemasters. My sons (7yrs & 10yrs) caught 4 stripers in less than 4 hours!!! Smallest fish was 10 pounds and the biggest was caught by my 10yr old - a whopping 30 pounder!!! Thanks Stripemasters for a trip me and the kids will never forget.



Name: Darren Speirs  
Date: 04/29/09
Message: Another great fishing trip guys you always seem to get us on the fish will be back aging next year and can not wait. Top notch guiding and Thanks



Name: Joey L.    
Date: 02/26/09
Message: These guys are great we had a trip of 10 and they made it happen with no hitches and everybody had more fun than they had ever planned. These fish fight hard and are loads of fun for the whole family. These guys were so nice in accommadating our wives on the boat and making it fun and enjoyable for them