StriperXtreme

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StriperXtreme is freshwater fishing charter run by Captain Bobby Crabtree during the entire year. This part of Eastern Tennessee is located near noteworthy places such as Pigeon Forge, the Great Smoky Mountains, Dollywood, and Gatlinburg, which means it can be loads of fun for the whole family.

Bobby’s boat is a 21’ Sea Pro center console that’s powered by a single 250 HP Mercury engine. It’s got all the necessary safety and navigation gear needed for a safe and productive day on the water, with enough room for up to four prospective anglers. It’s got a livewell for bait, as well as a wireless trolling motor for when you need to run silent.

If you have never fought a Striped Bass or Hybrid on Cherokee Lake, you don’t know what you’re missing out on. It is the strongest freshwater fish by far and great table fare as well. Bobby makes sure to follow Bass migration patterns, and always knows the best option for getting you on the fish quickly.

Rods, reels, and terminal tackle come included in the price of the trip. All you need to do is bring a valid fishing license, as well as a pair of sunglasses and some sunscreen. Feel free to pack drinks and snacks too if you’re so inclined. You’re sure to have a memorable experience with Captain Bobby and StriperXtreme.



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  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip – Evening
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 hour trip, starts at 4:00 PM
    $350
    up to 1 person
    + $50
    each additional person
    For those who do not like to get up early I also offer evening trips for your convenance.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    In demand!
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $350
    up to 2 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    On this trip, you will target Striped or Hybrid Bass and occasionally catch a trophy Catfish as well. Captain Bobby will do his best to ensure you're on the fish at all times. Rods, reels, and terminal tackle are included in the price of the trip. Make sure to have a valid fishing license with you, as well as a pair of polarized sunglasses.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $300
    up to 2 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
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About the Captain

Bobby Crabtree
Rutledge, Tennessee, United States
Angler's Choice
13 Reports
ID & License verified
29 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since February 2018
Fishing is my true passion, I spend most of my days on the water and follow the migration patterns of Striped Bass. I really enjoy helping kids and watching people of all ages catch their first trophy fish. I fish mainly live bait but will use any means necessary to put fish in the boat, including downriggers, planner boards, umbrella rigs, and artificials. I am a licensed Captain through the US Coast Guard. I can launch from either Bean Station TN or Jefferson City TN.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Bass (Largemouth)
Bass (Smallmouth)
Bass (Striped)
Bass (White)

Catfish
Hybrid Striped Bass

Boat Specs

Sea Pro (Center console) originally built in 2004. Powered by a 225HP 225 Mercury engine.

Length
21 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Lake Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Drift Fishing

Amenities

Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor

Trip Includes

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

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 7 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
No Alcohol
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 15% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% 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
PayPal

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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5.00
out of 5 stars from 29 reviews
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Angler Rating
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100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
100%
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Michael S.
Nashville, TN
 5.00
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Sunday evening with Capt. Bobby

VERIFIED   NEW  August 4, 2019
We had the greatest time catching Wipers with Capt. Bobby. My 10 yr old grandson learned there’s more than bobbers and...
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Sharon F.
Tulsa, OK
 5.00
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Full day trip

VERIFIED   April 11, 2019
Our fishing experience with Bobby was absolutely amazing!!! He takes everything into account from weather to different locations...
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Lisa W.
Ashburn, VA
 5.00
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Full Day with Captain Bobby

VERIFIED   NEW  August 8, 2019
We were always on top of the fish. I loved watching my wife reel in her first Hybrid Striper. Captain Bobby was prepared with...
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Matthew P.
Chapel Hill, TN
 5.00
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Amazing fishing trip

VERIFIED   May 14, 2019
My first time fishing for striper and my husband’s twentieth trip, and we both had a really enjoyable time.  Captain...
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Jeremy B.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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3 full day trips

VERIFIED   NEW  July 24, 2019
We had a great time.  Caught many fish.  Captain Bob found the fish and kept us on them… will use him again.
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