Go To The Homepage

88 listings in all posts with a title or author like "Geoffrey Lawrence"


BASS AND TOG COMBO

Posted By Geoffrey Lawrence
Location: North Shore Long Island
Everyone is happy about the overall numbers of blackfish but not so happy about the number of keepers. The fish are not hard to find and large numbers of them are available on local wrecks and rocky structure. Some spots to try are the City Island area bridges, Execution Light, ...

Read More »

SUPER CHARGED BASSING

Posted By Geoffrey Lawrence
Location: West End South Long Island
Bass in our area refuse to call it quits and that is making anglers very, very happy. Private boats, charter and party boats are all enjoying super charged action. Once again trolling Mojo rigs, bunker spoons and tossing diamond jigs accounted for most of the catches. The reports were very ...

Read More »

BASS AND TOG STRONG

Posted By Geoffrey Lawrence
Location: North Shore Long Island
Bass and blackfish are giving anglers all the action they can handle when weather conditions are favorable. From City Island up to CT the Sound is loaded with schoolie and keeper bass. Be prepared to capture them on diamond jigs, trolled bunker spoons or Mojo rigs, or worms and bunker ...

Read More »

BASS RUN IS ON

Posted By Geoffrey Lawrence
Location: West End South Long Island
Bass are king. They can be diamond jigged, trolled on Mojos and bunker spoons, or bunker chunked. The hot spots have been the Pink Hotel, the Roundhouse, the Atlantic Beach Bridge, Fire Island, and the Jones Needle. Blackfish are also pleasing anglers. Stay within the 30 to 70-ft. ranges at ...

Read More »

GOOD BLACKFISH ACTION

Posted By Geoffrey Lawrence
Location: North Shore Long Island
Most tackle shops and captains reported pretty good blackfish action during the week prior to the big blow on Saturday. The number of shorts for action is fantastic and keepers to 7-pounds were in the mix. Some top spots were Harts Island, the Middle Grounds, 11b and Stamford. Bass activity ...

Read More »

STRIPERS TURN ON

Posted By Geoffrey Lawrence
Location: West End South Long Island
Most boats only sailed a few times during the week and the weekend was a washout/blowout. However, on the days the boats sailed overall action was good to very good. Blackfish action remained steady with consistent reports of good numbers of shorts and a few keepers responding to bait rigs ...

Read More »

SOLID BLACKFISHING

Posted By Geoffrey Lawrence
Location: North Shore Long Island
Blackfishing remained solid and good catches occurred on the days anglers were able to anchor up. The reports were consistent in regards to fishing the shallow depths of 20 to 40-ft. Green and Asian crabs helped nail ‘tog on bait rigs, and small pieces of crab on a jig worked ...

Read More »

TOG JOINING IN

Posted By Geoffrey Lawrence
Location: West End South Long Island
The windy days prevented party boat, charter boats and private boaters from taking a shot at most species on many days last week. Blackfishing is doing well so far. The numbers are there as many anglers are able to hook up with 20 to 30 fish per trip although they ...

Read More »

HOT ALBIE ACTION

Posted By Geoffrey Lawrence
Location: West End South Long Island
Hooray! 'Tog season for the West End is open. If the North Shore action is any indication (their season opened last Thursday), we should enjoy a fine early season bite. The numbers are good with plenty of shorts and some nice size keepers. Anglers who got to the outside pieces ...

Read More »

TOG GETTING STARTED

Posted By Geoffrey Lawrence
Location: North Shore Long Island
The fall run is gaining momentum so get out there. Let's start out with blackfish. All our sources gave us the same encouraging information. The season is young but the 'tog are biting. There are excellent numbers of fish in the water keeping the rods bent. Party boats working the ...

Read More »


Explore Product Partners: