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Old 01-04-2009, 03:36 PM
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Default Winter Stripers in lower Ohio River

I have cabin fever ...is anyone fishing for Stripers now? I fish Kentucky Lake February through mid December. I thought maybe there is some action up on the Ohio River now. Maybe in the Dam Tailrace??
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Old 01-04-2009, 07:37 PM
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Default Re: Winter Stripers in lower Ohio River

Ooooh yeah.. They have been getting on them pretty good below the dams. I personally haven't had the chance to make it myself. However, I've been reminded of the action that I'm missing weekly.
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Old 01-07-2009, 01:28 PM
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Default Re: Winter Stripers in lower Ohio River

I would suggest checking some of the earlier wiper posts. There are some guys who fish the Ohio exclusively; you might want to send them a PM and see if they have current info on the river.

Hope the fever passes soon. I use the time to fix up old lures, review what did and did not work last year, and make plans for March 2009. When I get the itch in about February, I go to a boat show, and when that doesn't work, I head south to Cherokee Lake TN; there are some fine wipers in there.

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Old 01-10-2009, 10:40 AM
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Default Re: Winter Stripers in lower Ohio River

Don't catch many true Stripers up my way at Greenup Dam but from the next dam (Meldahl) on down river there are quite a few more. LMJ can fill you in on that area. The river is really high right now and I haven't been Wiper fishing for a while but it's really good fishing below any of the dams.
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Old 01-11-2009, 08:34 PM
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Default Re: Winter Stripers in lower Ohio River

The river was so high at McAlpine Dam at Louisville that the boat ramp was closed two days ago. I haven't seen anyone fishing out there for a few weeks. I drive by every few days.
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