Back Creek Stripers

May 18, 2019 by Robert Lehnert

Trip Info

The Catch
Bass (Striped)

Took the skiff out this morning with Josh Kelinson to chase striped bass in the creeks.  We found a calm spot with warmer water, and started casting Rapala Skitter Raps - we had hits almost instantly.  Most were small fish, then Josh hooked a nice 20” class fish, which we brought to the boat for photos & release.  Later in the trip, I landed a similar 20” class fish, which after photos was released unharmed.  The fish are there, and getting bigger….

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