Fishing

Bad Fish Cape Cod & Islands Report: 9.28.12 Bad Fish Cape Cod & Islands Report: 9.28.12

Chris Parisi of Bad Fish Outfitters in Falmouth reports on action off Cape Cod for the week ending September 28, 2012: With great fishing all around Falmouth, this year’s Striperfest should be even more enjoyable! Albies continue to run...

» September 28th, 2012
Connecting Wire Line to Dacron Backing Connecting Wire Line to Dacron Backing

With the fall run underway, it’s a good time to replace the old stainless wire on your wire-line outfits with fresh line. If you choose to do this yourself, make sure your backing is securely attached to the wire....

» September 27th, 2012
Boothbay, Maine, Report: 9/24/12 Boothbay, Maine, Report: 9/24/12

Capt. Barry Gibson of Shark Six Charters in Boothbay Harbor reported that the striper action in the Kennebec River was very good this past week. Barry said he took three trips for a total of 55 bass, most just...

» September 25th, 2012
Bigeyes Plentiful at Hudson Canyon Bigeyes Plentiful at Hudson Canyon

East Hampton Star: It seems tuna of all kinds and sizes have decided to approach Long Island in great numbers. Carl Darenberg of the Montauk Marine Basin, a man who’s been around sport fishing his whole life, said the...

» September 24th, 2012
Striped Bass Record-Holder Branches Out Striped Bass Record-Holder Branches Out

New Haven Register: Greg Myerson won The Striper Cup bass fishing challenge in 2010 and 2011, punctuating the latter with a world record, an 81-pounder that made him a star in the fishing world. He recently was recognized in...

» September 24th, 2012
Maine May Ban Live-Bait Ice-Fishing in Some Lakes Maine May Ban Live-Bait Ice-Fishing in Some Lakes

The Portland Press Herald reports that Maine officials, in an effort to halt the spread of invasive fish species that may compete with wild brook trout, may ban the use of live bait during ice-fishing season on 16 lakes...

» September 24th, 2012
Long Island Sound Report: 9.21.12 Long Island Sound Report: 9.21.12

River’s End Tackle in Old Saybrook, Connecticut, reports on the action around the Connecticut River and eastern Sound: Striped Bass: Montauk was slow from shore, there was a pretty good mud line a couple of hundred yards from the...

» September 23rd, 2012
Bad Fish Cape Cod Report: 9.21.12 Bad Fish Cape Cod Report: 9.21.12

The folks at Bad Fish Outfitters on Cape Cod report on the fishing around the Cape and islands, and offshore! While the albie fishing remains great on the south side beaches, striped bass and monster bluefish have since moved...

» September 22nd, 2012
10 Tips for More Albacore 10 Tips for More Albacore

Now that false albacore have moved into nearshore areas along the New England coast, we thought it might be a good time to revisit some tips on how to catch more of these exciting game fish. Let’s hope they...

» September 21st, 2012
Tales from the MV Derby: Juniors Tear it Up Tales from the MV Derby: Juniors Tear it Up

Vineyard Gazette: They may be small, but the junior competitors in this year’s Martha’s Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby are reeling in some large catches and making their way to the top of the leader board. As the...

» September 21st, 2012