View Full Version : Trolling for striper
05-11-2005, 03:50 PM
Anybody troll for striper in the "dutch gap area" on here? I was thinking of pullin some white buck tails, and mabye some minnow rigs. Sound like a good idea? How do you guys go about it?
05-11-2005, 08:27 PM
I personally have not done it , but i believe it would work. See alot of people doing it around there.
05-11-2005, 10:19 PM
I wish I knew.
05-12-2005, 04:47 AM
Saw Capt. Neil doin' it on his video. Red and white diving rapala 5 1/2 '' trolled slow and against. The vid is worth the $.
05-12-2005, 06:41 AM
Yea , i need to go ahead and buy it.
Anybody know of a local place i can pick one up at??
Thanks guys -Jake
05-12-2005, 07:02 AM
Dutch Gap... Garden of Eden on the James River.
Home to the biggest Catfish on the planet.
Go ahead, take the Dutch Gap challenge.
Dutch Gap separates the men from the boys.
Dutch Gap, you are not the same person when you get back home.
Dutch Gap.. Dare to keep kids off small fish.
05-12-2005, 08:46 AM
Check his web site. He was catching all kinds of feesh all over the lower James. Makes it look easy.
05-12-2005, 09:14 AM
HAVE BEEN SUCCESSFUL CATCHING THEM AT DEEP BOTTOM BU IF I TOLD YOU HOW TO CATCH THEM ON THIS BOARD I'D HAVE TO SHOOT YOU. CALL ME
BELIEVE IT OR NOT STRIPERS ARE CAUGHT IN THE "DEEP BOTTOM" AREA ! ..................not dutch gap ! striperjoe[tongue]
05-12-2005, 10:43 AM
There are plenty of stripers up at the city. You can cast for them. More fun that trolling but i geuss you could troll up there too.
05-12-2005, 05:37 PM
What do you fish with around the city? Bucktails or something? Rattle traps? Around structure i guess?