The spring and summer of 2014 was by far the best Hybrid Striper fishing I’ve seen in over 20 years of guiding on Skiatook Lake. During that time I had some trouble scheduling multiple clients on the same day. There were several occasions when I could not accommodate clients on the day they wanted to…

 

The water temps on the upper end of Skiatook are warm enough to get the fish feeding. I had a trip on the 25th and we got into them pretty good. Got 6 good bite and only landed two fish. This is the very beginning of what I believe will be a very good year…

 

Early spring fishing at Sooner continues to be hit or miss. I had another disappointing trip to sooner this week. We looked all over the lake and never did find any active Hybrids. we did however manage to pull out a few nice Largemouth Bass on live shad in about 20 FOW.

 

Another good box of fish came out of Keystone today. Shad are easy to catch in deep water right now and the fish are actively taking them on jugs and rod and reel in about 20 FOW.

 

I had another Catfish trip on Keystone today. The fish are still up the river in good numbers in the 20 FOW range. The fish are staged in the main river channel and actively feeding.

 

I went on a scouting trip to Skiatook Lake looking to see if there was any activity on the early spring Hybrid fishing. Water temps were very near the magic 50 degree mark. This is when the Hybrids break out of dormancy and start becoming more active at the end of winter. We found a…

 

The excellent Bluecat fishing at Keystone Lake is continuing through March. Nice fish are being caught in the Cimarron Arm of the lake on cut shad. Most fish are running 5-20 pounds.