Crosscreek Guide Service

When it comes down to exclusive trips on Lake Texoma, Crosscreek Guide Service is a great choice. The company specializes in putting their clients on top of the hottest bite in the “Striper Capital of the World,” which they have been doing since 1994.

If you want to explore the bountiful Pottsboro waters, Captain Jerry Dorsey should be on top of your list. He’s enjoyable to fish with, has a well-maintained and safe boat, great equipment, a 98 percent catch ratio, and a very competitive charge for his services. Jerry enjoys people and goes above and beyond to satisfy his clients.

Join your guide aboard his 22’ Triton center console. Built in 1999, this fast boat has plenty of space for up to 4 anglers. It comes powered by a single 250 HP Yamaha engine and is fully outfitted with everything you need for a productive day out on the water.

The boat is rigged with a GPS and a fishfinder to build up a clear image of where the fish are hiding. There is also a livewell and an icebox for the catch, along with all the necessary safety equipment.

On your day out, you will be able to try your hand at “kicker back” trolling method, which is your guide’s specialty. He will provide you with quality rods, reels, tackle, and lures to catch your limits of Striped Bass.

All you have to do is purchase a valid fishing license, which will be around $12. Your food and drinks are also welcome on board. Don’t forget to grab your camera with you to take photos with the catch!

Anglers of all skill levels are welcome to join in the adventure!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip Weekend (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $550
    On this trip, the guide will greet you with a warm welcome at the marina and take you to the most productive spots around. When you're done catching your limits of Striped Bass, you may also fish in the slip while the guide takes care of your catch.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip Weekend (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $550
    This afternoon trip will help you avoid traffic. You will meet with the guide at the marina and head out to the local honey holes that hold Striped Bass. When you return back to shore, you can fish in the slip a little bit more while the guide cleans the catch.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip Weekday (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $350
    On this trip, the guide will greet you with a warm welcome at the marina and take you to the most productive spots around. When you're done catching your limits of Striped Bass, you may also fish in the slip while the guide takes care of your catch.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip Weekday (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $350
    This afternoon trip will help you avoid traffic. You will meet with the guide at the marina and head out to the local honey holes that hold Striped Bass. When you return back to shore, you can fish in the slip a little bit more while the guide cleans the catch.
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About the Captain

Jerry Dorsey
Pottsboro, Texas, United States
Angler's Choice
27 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
70 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since July 2018
Captain Jerry Dorsey began guiding at 1994 and has been doing it ever since. He specializes in targeting Striped Bass in Lake Texoma. Jerry served with the USN for 6 years and spent 3 decades with the BNSF Railroad. He also was an avid tournament angler with a number of wins until 2014. Capt. Jerry is familiar with every method to land Striped Bass but now prefers the "kicked back" trolling technique. He also can use other techniques, whatever is preferred by customers. He has a website **hidden content** and post on Facebook daily under name Jerry Dorsey. He loves to fish,, and makes ever attempt to make your trip (4-6) pleasurable. For more information see website or check out Facebook. I prefer to depart at sunup each trip. Coolers are allowed but prefer to keep them small to allow for more room. You need a lake texoma fishing license, $12 any tackle store. Good for a year. Call now, I would rather be fishing!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Bass (Striped) Bass (Striped)

Boat Specs

Triton (Center console) originally built in 1999. Powered by a 250HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Lake Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Flats Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Trolling

Amenities

Air Conditioning
GPS
Fishfinder
Ice Box
Air Conditioning
GPS
Fishfinder
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 14 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 14 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
Visa
PayPal
Checks

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Recent Fishing Reports

Fishing solid at all locations
Fishing solid at all locations
September 6, 2021
I decided to get caught up on my fishing trips reports as I know it’s important even if I am so busy.. I can tell you this has been one of those years where you can run to a spot, over several weeks, and get fish. That is unusual but I am glad! We are catching lots lots of big fish, and one trip the parents had the youngster reeling in big fish, taking a long time, and that takes up valuable fishing time, but their choice. These stripers are awesome fighters, the reason I use 40 pound line and heavy leaders. Limits are 10 fish per person, 2 over 20 inches, and when trolling with big rigs, it’s almost every fish is over 20 inches! We lost a real big fish recently, which completely tore up the entire rig, but was it fun! School has started so bookings slowed some but gives me time to work on my Operation Welcome Home, combat warriors fishing trip in October. 40 soldiers come to enjoy a weekend fishing. Contact me and let’s catch some big fish! JD
Fall fishing
Fall fishing
September 5, 2021
Although school is taking kids out of the picture for weekdays, the fishing as the weather cools is getting very busy. We are getting almost our limits as big fish being returned, account we get all the overs (20 inch plus) allowed per person (2). It will be good until real cold weather moves in, and most fishermen dont like c o l d! This is the striper capital which really provides year around fishing at its best. I am ready to go, are you?

Customer Reviews

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Angler Rating
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Friendly captain
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Recommend this charter
97%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
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Corey F.
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Half Day with Capt. Jerry

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip Weekday (AM) on July 30, 2021
What can I say but overly impressed. Totally exceeded my expectations and made for a great day on the water. Capt. Jerry was...
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Morning Fish with JD (Jerry Dorsey)

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip Weekend (AM) on May 1, 2021
Very good experience on 5/1/2021 with captain JD.  Great personality and knowledge of Lake Texoma.  There were three of us...
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Half day trip with Captain Jerry

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip Weekday (AM) on April 23, 2021
We originall scheduled our trip for Friday but got rained out.  Jerry stayed in contact the whole time.  We were able to...
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Houston, Texas
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Half day striper beat down

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip Weekday (AM) on November 18, 2020
Captain jerry was awesome! Conditions where anything less than ideal, with howling wind and wave chop. We started the trip...
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A great fishing experience

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip Weekday (AM) on October 3, 2020
Our trip was great it started a bit slow.  JD didnt disappoint he kept his cool and ensured we was still having great experience....
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FAQs about Crosscreek Guide Service

Crosscreek Guide Service offers the following trips to customers:
  • $350 per group, additional $100 per person after 2 guests - Half Day Trip Weekday (AM) (5 hours)
  • $350 per group, additional $100 per person after 2 guests - Half Day Trip Weekday (PM) (5 hours)
  • $550 per group - Half Day Trip Weekend (AM) (5 hours)
  • $550 per group - Half Day Trip Weekend (PM) (5 hours)

When you book a trip with Crosscreek Guide Service, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Air Conditioning
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Crosscreek Guide Service include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting

Crosscreek Guide Service offers the following types of fishing:
  • Lake Fishing (Lake Texoma)
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Flats Fishing

Crosscreek Guide Service offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Trolling

Top targeted fish species with Crosscreek Guide Service include:
  • Bass (Striped)