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TUNA & BASS

Posted By Charley Soares
Location: Cape Cod & The Islands
 This has all the earmarks of being a very long striper and tuna season. Everywhere from Boston to Plymouth to Buzzards Bay and to the west there are schoolies providing a great deal of action. If you want to insure a larger fish then put away your standard bass tackle ...

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TIME TO FISH

Posted By Charley Soares
Location: Cape Cod & The Islands
 The narrow window of calm weather predicted for Saturday was off the mark by about 15 knots, but it would be the last day of fishing if the dire weekend forecast was accurate. There were school bass and a few scattered schools of albies working the shoreline from Westport to ...

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TROUT TO TUNA

Posted By Charley Soares
Location: Cape Cod & The Islands
 If freshwater is your passion then you are in luck as the state has been out in forces stocking trout for the late-fall and winter fisheries. On the salty side, false albacore are in no hurry to leave their New England hunting grounds, and if the weather continues to produce ...

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ALL AROUND THE CAPE

Posted By Charley Soares
Location: Cape Cod & The Islands
 There are fish on all sides of the Cape right now with tuna, tog and stripers on the feed for the fall. If bass are your thing, the waters of the Canal are loaded with peanut bunker with good numbers of bass running through them. Some of the bigger fish ...

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BLUEFISH AND BLUEFIN

Posted By Charley Soares
Location: Cape Cod & The Islands
The bluefish made an appearance off Gooseberry Island for a few hours then sounded as they headed west toward Sakonnet Point. Blues have been scarce of late except for some pods in upper Mt Hope Bay that have been working schools of pogies. Bluefin tuna fishing, on the other hand, ...

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FALL TOGGIN’

Posted By Charley Soares
Location: Cape Cod & The Islands
 This week, once the water clears up will present the opportunity to score on some tog which have been working their way inshore to the rockpiles and docks they tend to favor. There is also some very good tautog fishing by the west end with of the Canal with quite ...

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BETWEEN THE STORMS

Posted By Charley Soares
Location: Cape Cod & The Islands
Goodbye Jose, hello Maria. This has been one of the most frustrating weeks of a most unpredictable season that I can recall and I have a lot to be thankful for because we live right on the shore of a tidal river. The water is cleaning up and albies are ...

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BIG OL’ EEL!

Posted By Charley Soares
Location: Cape Cod & The Islands
I thought I’d caught and seen some really big eels in over 50 years of mating for eelers and hauling my own string of pots but I’ve never seen anything like the 41.5-inch, 6- pounder that Gerry Lapierre Sr. brought into the Goose on Saturday morning. The state does not ...

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PRE-STORM SUCCESS

Posted By Charley Soares
Location: Cape Cod & The Islands
Some of the best striper fishing that I have ever experienced was when the barometer hit bottom during the advance of hurricane Bob onto our reporting area. While I don’t recommend going out and fishing in a hurricane, I do believe that the fish know when it’s time to eat ...

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HOLIDAY HAPPENINGS

Posted By Charley Soares
Location: Cape Cod & The Islands
The transition from summer to fall took place in the blink of an eye and the fish have responded in kind. There are stripers, blues and albies feeding from the west end of the Canal to Jamestown’s Beavertail Point with surprises along the way. Many people thinking they were casting ...

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