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Fishing tips, techniques, hot spots, how-to, where-to, when-to – it's all right here in The Fisherman's feature articles. Read along as our expert staff details when, where and how to fill the cooler with tasty fillets or deck your favorite gamefish. We'll cover inshore, offshore and freshwater fishing with insightful pieces designed to put you in the right place at the right time using baits and lures that fish can't resist. From gangbusters like striped bass, bluefish, false albacore, mahi and tuna, to dinner staples including fluke, sea bass, blackfish, codfish and scup, you'll find a treasure trove of information in each and every article.


GET ON THE TROUT

As anglers of the Northeast get ramped-up for trout season, here is a look at when and where each state will be stocking many hundreds of thousands of fish in the coming weeks.
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INSIDE THE BELLY OF THE BEAST

A lot can be learned by examining the stomach contents of that fish in your cooler.
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EARLY SEASON STRIPERS - BANK ON IT!

Now is the time to fish soft baits—both live and artificial—for a shot at those first striped bass of the spring season.
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DEEP-DIVERS: THE DOWN SIDE OF METAL LIPS

A look at how and where to throw deep-diving metal lips when fishing the surf.
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STUDYING DELAWARE BAY

The latest in the series of Studying the Delaware Bay fisheries surveys articles is available on the NJDEP Division of Fish and Wildlife website.
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FISHERMAN MEMBERS SHARE GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY

As The Fisherman Magazine celebrates its 50th year of publishing, we turn to you, the members of The Fisherman Family, for your stories of what the magazine means to you.
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10 QUICK FISHING "LIFE HACKS"

Here is a look at ten common household items that can be used to make your fishing outings more efficient and successful.
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BET ON A.C. FOR TROPHY TOG

There’s something about big tautog that attracts a lot of localized attention, and Atlantic City became ground zero in January of 2016 when it comes to gambling on a monster score.
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HOW TO: TIE A TAIL FLAG

Here is a simple project for adding some extra flash and appeal to your artificial lures which is certain to make them stand out from the rest and most certainly result in more bites.


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BASS VS BLUEFIN

A look at two of the northeast’s most popular saltwater gamefish: the striped bass and the bluefin tuna.
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THE DARK KNIGHT

An over-sized fly that is sure to temp that next cow bass from the surf on the long rod.
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ICE AWARENESS: TIPS FOR A SAFE HARDWATER EXPERIENCE

Before you go stepping foot on any frozen body of water this winter, there are a few things to keep in mind to ensure a safe and enjoyable hardwater experience.
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