• CAPTAIN JIM DURHAM APPOINTED TO THE MERCURY PRO TEAM!

    StriperFun Guide Service - Tennessee Walleye Charters
    (931) 403-2501 http://www.striperfun.com captainjim@striperfun.com
  • Specializing in "Trophy" fishing as the owner of StriperFun Fishing Guide Service in KY and TN and TN Walleye Charters, Captain Jim Durham is a licensed guide who has fished the Cumberland Plateau year round for over 50 years. Captain Jim is a U.S. Coast Guard Merchant Marine Captain and is the creator of the “Striper Fish like a Pro” instructional DVD series as well as his own line of fishing lures.

  • CAPTAIN JIM DURHAM APPOINTED TO THE MERCURY PRO TEAM!

    PRESS RELEASE

    CAPTAIN JIM DURHAM APPOINTED TO THE MERCURY PRO TEAM!

    March 11, 2017

    Captain Jim Durham
    Striperfun Guide Service
    TN Walleye Charters
    www.StriperFun.com
    931-403-2501

    Captain Jim Durham, owner of Captain Jim Fishing (StriperFun Guide Service - Tennessee Walleye Charters – Captain Jim Lures) is pleased to announce a new association with Mercury Marine!




    StriperFun Guide Service provides guide services on Lake Cumberland, the Cumberland River and on Tims Ford Lake in Middle Tennessee! Tennessee Walleye Charters provides guide services on Dale Hollow and the Cumberland River. With six charter guides to serve our customers on Lake Cumberland, three guides on the Cumberland River and a guide on Tims Ford Lake, StriperFun runs hundreds of fishing charters a year.

    Specializing in “Trophy” fishing as the owner of Captain Jim Fishing, Captain Jim Durham is a Kentucky native and KY & TN State licensed guide who has fished the upper Cumberland Plateau for over 50 years. He is also a U.S. Coast Guard Merchant Marine Captain and Search and Rescue Patrol Officer with the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary. Captain Jim is also the creator of the Striper Fish like a Pro instructional DVD series as well as his own line of fishing lures:

    “AS STRIPERFUN HAS CONTINUED TO GROW OVER THE YEARS, FROM LAKE CUMBERLAND WE HAVE EXPANDED TO FISHING THE CUMBERLAND RIVER, DALE HOLLOW LAKE AND TIMS FORD LAKE. THE MERCURY ENGINE THAT POWERS MY ALWELD BOAT ON ALL OF THESE WATERS IS A STEADY PARTNER FOR MY FISHING BUSINESS! WITH ALL THE ISSUES TO WORK WITH DAILY SUCH AS WEATHER, BAIT AND FINDING THE FISH, HOW WONDERFUL IT IS TO NEVER HAVE TO WORRY ABOUT MY OUTBOARD. MY MERCURY 150 FOUR STROKE STARTS FIRST TIME “EVERY TIME”! SHE IS FAST, SMOOTH, FUEL EFFICIENT AND QUIET!

    I AM PROUD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE MERCURY MARINE PRO TEAM AND SHARE MY SATISFACTION FOR MERCURY PRODUCTS WITH MY CLIENTS.”

    Licensed and insured, Captain Jim’s StriperFun Guide Service or Tennessee Walleye Charters can take you on a safe, fun and unforgettable fishing adventure! Check out all StriperFun services at www.striperfun.com or call 931-403-2501 to make reservations today
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