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NORTH FORK STAYS HOT

Posted By Tony Salerno
Location: East End Long Island
 November spells blackfish, and therefore blackfish will be this week’s best bet. Not because of what the calendar says, but rather after the hard blow early in the week, water temps chilled down to around 60 degrees and sparked off the blackfish bigtime since Wednesday. Weather you fish the Sound, ...

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A FALL POTPOURI

Posted By Tony Salerno
Location: East End Long Island
 As predicted, bottom fishing took off faster than a rocket ship once the barricades were removed from Uncle Sam’s waterway this week as scores of jumbo sea bass, jumbo scup and market to mid-size green cod stole the show from the local striper scene as most charter, open and private ...

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BASSING STAYS HOT

Posted By Tony Salerno
Location: East End Long Island
 Finally a week with some fine weather and as an added bonus, some red hot striper fishing once again. Fortunately the bite is close to home of all the charter and open boats sailing to and from Montauk Harbor. Great Eastern at Porgy Hump, Pollock Rip, the Slot and the ...

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CLASSIC FALL BASS RUN

Posted By Tony Salerno
Location: East End Long Island
 Quite simply, the striper fishing remains as solid as it has all this spring and summer. Most if not all the charter and open boat captains are delighted with the “Good Ole Classic Montauk Fall Striped Bass” run, which has been absent from Mecca for the past several years, until ...

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FULL MOON BASS BITE

Posted By Tony Salerno
Location: East End Long Island
I hope you were able to take advantage of the fantastic striper fishing that occurred just about every evening this week in the rips off Montauk as the ticket to victory is indeed the full moon and an incoming tide. Pollack Rip leads the pack for the hotspot honors. Most ...

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FULL MOON STRIPERS

Posted By Tony Salerno
Location: East End Long Island
 One of the many great things about fishing the East End of Long Island is no matter which way the wind may blow, you can pretty much find some lee no matter what direction it comes from. It may not always be the current hot spot, but our veteran open ...

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STRIPERS IN THE RIPS

Posted By Tony Salerno
Location: East End Long Island
 Although we never really got to meet Jose per say, he did get close enough to louse things up from Tuesday into Friday. Fluke season is now in the books and indeed it was one heck of a fluke season, particularly along the south side of Mecca, ending in grand ...

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HISTORIC FLUKING

Posted By Tony Salerno
Location: East End Long Island
All good things must eventually come to an end. Unfortunately that is the case with fluke as this Thursday will shut the doors to the 2017 fluke season. And what a season it has been, especially the past two weeks, as historic catches of true doormat fluke were the rule ...

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JUMBO FLUKE TIME

Posted By Tony Salerno
Location: East End Long Island
Hurricane season has arrived, and while we can only hope and pray we don’t become victims of a direct hit, dealing with the remnants of offshore low pressure systems almost always results in large south or southeast swells and horrendous walls of breakwater in front of most south shore inlets ...

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SEA BASS STAY HOT

Posted By Tony Salerno
Location: East End Long Island
The low pressure front that paid a visit along the South Shore early in the week brought with it a pretty hefty ground swell that kept most boats tied to the dock on Tuesday and Wednesday. However the few boats that braved the elements found that the heave had dirtied ...

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