My name is Steve Carroll, I’ve been fishing since I could hold a pole. I’ve been guiding since 1980. I started in the Gulf of Mexico in Northwest Florida then moved to Texas and began live bait fishing for Stripers and Hybrids. I’ve been guiding in Oklahoma since 1999. I enjoy meeting new people who are interested in fishing or learning more about fishing.

 

My name is Brian Barber and I originally grew up in the piney woods of east Texas around Gladewater, where I started fishing with my father and grandfather at the age of three. Hunting and fishing of course was not just a hobby, but part of our family tradition and culture. I spent almost every…

 

Each year the OSBA supports a list of projects for ODWC. These projects are mainly in support of Hybrid Striper and Striped Bass fisheries in Oklahoma. These projects are also eligible for Federal matching funds. So when the project is put forward for funding the Feds match the donations at a rate of 3 to…

 

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…

 

I just added the Gateway Module to the Motor Guide Xi-5 trolling motor. It links the trolling motor to my Lowrance HDS. I got a chance to go and run it through it’s paces and I must report that I’m very impressed. The anchor feature has been enhanced by at addition of “Anchor at cursor”, …

 

This is the time of year to get out there and get a big fish on. The lakes and rivers are the least crowded this time of year. Fish are still very active in all of our lakes. Catfish are feeding aggressively in several areas and the Striper bite is as good as I’ve seen…

 

Hiring a professional guide several times a year costs much less than owning, maintaining, operating, and insuring your own boat. It also assures you and your party a safe and enjoyable experience. All you have to do is meet the boat at the designated time and place. We will furnish all life jackets, rods, reels, tackle and bait. We will find the fish and help you catch them. We welcome kids and adults.