Captain Chris Knight
Captain Chris Knight is a fully licensed Coast Guard Captain and a seasoned striped bass fisherman. He was introduced to Lake Cumberland by his grandpa as a kid and has several years of experience on the lake. He later spent 6 years training under Captain Reed Striegel, the founder of Fish On! before fully taking over the business in 2023.
Captain Chris is also a United States Air Force Veteran with over 20 years of military service, and is proud to maintain Fish On's stature as veteran owned and operated. Captain Chris will always do his best to help his clients in creating memorable and personalized experiences on Lake Cumberland. Chris's in-depth knowledge of these waters ensures an unmatched fishing experience.About us
Trophy Striped Bass of Lake Cumberland
The striped bass, also known as 'striper', is one of the most sought-after fish species in Lake Cumberland, Kentucky. These impressive fish are known for their distinctive stripes running along their bodies and their remarkable size, with some growing over 50 pounds. Lake Cumberland, recognized as the 'Houseboat Capital of the World', offers an ideal habitat for striped bass with its deep, cool waters and abundant forage. Anglers from across the nation flock to these waters for a chance to catch these elusive giants. The lake's striper population is carefully managed to ensure a sustainable and thriving environment, making it a premier destination for fishing enthusiasts. Whether you're a seasoned angler or a beginner, fishing for striped bass in Lake Cumberland promises a thrilling and rewarding experience.