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October 23, 2017  ¦  Volume 44  ¦  Issue 34

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October 23, 2017

STRIPED BASS HOW-TO: TROLLING THE DEEP DIVERS By Eric Burnley
If trolling stripers is on your fall itinerary, you’d be foolish not to take advantage of this highly effective technique.

LATE SEASON TUNA: BLUEFINS FOR THE HOLIDAYS By Capt. Tony Gatto
Find the right weather window and you could be tangling with bluefins well into the holiday season.

LATE SEASON HOTSPOT: FALL BLITZ FISHING AT IBSP By Ed Mesunas
As the fall migration works its way south, surfcasters from up and down the Striper Coast descend on this fishy stretch of the Jersey shore.

BOAT SENSE: WINTERIZING TIPS By Capt. John N. Raguso
Doing a thorough winterization on your fishing machine will help insure a smooth start-up come springtime.

GETTING CRABBY: BAITING FOR TOG By Tony Salerno
The difference between scoring a limit of bulldog white chins versus a pail of borderline keepers comes down to how well you present these crusty crustaceans.

2017 RAINBOWS: STOCKING SEASON CONTINUES By Tom Pagliaroli
The final round of the 2017 rainbow stocking schedule should keep things hot this month and during the colder months ahead.

BIGGER BISCUITS: DIAMOND-JIG SEA BASS By Capt. Tom Migdalski
As of October 22, New Jersey and Delaware anglers are back on black sea bass and gunning for the humpbacks. Here’s how.

BLITZ STRATEGIES FOR WILD NOVEMBER BASS! By Nick Honachefsky
Consider your blitz strategy now in hopes of another November to remember along the Jersey Shore during the 2017 striper run.

LIGHT TOUCH TOG: THE ART OF JIGGING BLACKFISH By Frank Mihalic
Try a light tackle focus on tautog and you may find a brand new way of prompting finicky blackfish to bite – and bite hard!

CAR TOPPING: COLD WEATHER KAYAKING By Bob Danielson
With stripers and blues now in tight, paddling or pedaling
into the action is quite doable, but with care.

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