Go To The Homepage
Weekly Fishing Reports
Long Island, Metro NY
South Shore  ¦  July 17, 2017

QUALITY FLUKE MAKE A SHOWING

By Tom Melton  |  July 17, 2017
The time has arrived where larger fluke are beginning to show. Water clarity in Great South Bay has cleared and reports of double-digit fluke came in this week from multiple sources. Large baits – whole California squid, peanut bunker and snappers will dupe the doormats. Try the deeper holes in Great South Bay along South Beach or near the inlet at the ...

Read More »

No Posted Reports
Babylon Fishing Station

Babylon Fishing Station

At Babylon Fishing Station reported that earlier in the week, Bob Conforte had a 6-pound fluke southeast of the reef on spearing and squid. George ...

Read More »

Bob's Bait and Tackle

Bob Rose at Bob's Bait & Tackle in Amity Harbor reported Gary Nankervis had two fluke – 9 pounds, and 11-12 pounds, fishing during the ...

Read More »

Burnett's Marina Bait and Tackle

Burnett's Marina Bait and Tackle

Greg from Burnett's Marina in Bay Shore we heard the fluke action is getting by day, with plenty of keepers and shorts, with sea robins ...

Read More »

Capt. Gillen

Capt. Gillen

From Capt. Patrick of the Capt. Gillen we learned the fluke are finally biting better and the keepers are a really nice size; and that ...

Read More »

Capt. Rod

Capt. Rod

Capt. George from the Capt. Rod reported the fluke action was good with pool fish between 4 and 5 pounds daily. The water is clearing ...

Read More »

Captree Bait and Fuel

Captree Bait and Fuel

Brenden at Captree Fuel Bait and Tackle Shop on Captree Island reported that this week he, Larry and Dylan from the shop went on the ...

Read More »

Captree Pride

Captree Pride

No report submitted this week.
Captree Princess

Captree Princess

No report submitted this week.
Chasing Tails Bait & Tackle

Chasing Tails Bait & Tackle

From Frank at Chasing Tails Bait and Tackle in Oakdale we heard that Great South Bay is starting to clear up, and the ocean is ...

Read More »

Dixie II

Dixie II

No report submitted this week.
Fishfinder II

Fishfinder II

Capt. Walter on the Fish Finder II reported the fluke action is good in the bay and ocean with keepers and shorts all flying over ...

Read More »

Island Princess

Island Princess

Capt. Brian from the Island Princess reported a good week with the flood tide producing good results. The boat has seen fish to 6 pounds, ...

Read More »

J&J Sports Inc.

J&J Sports Inc.

John at J&J Tackle in Patchogue said snappers have shown up at the local docks! They are still on the smaller side but large enough ...

Read More »

JIB VI

JIB VI

No report submitted this week.
Laura Lee

Laura Lee

Capt. Renee of the Captree based Laura Lee Fleet reported this week they saw a good showing of porgies on the reef along with fluke ...

Read More »

Rosie Fishing

Rosie Fishing

From Capt. James on the Rosie out of Center Moriches I heard that on Saturday and Sunday fares were treated to super sea bass and ...

Read More »

Saltwaters Tackle

Saltwaters Tackle

At Saltwaters Worldwide Outfitters in West Islip I heard the shark action is real good on the offshore scene. Fluke action is good in the ...

Read More »

Silly Lily Fishing Station

Silly Lily Fishing Station

Gary at Silly Lily Fishing Station in East Moriches said the fluke action has been good from buoys 15 to 29. Big Dave had a ...

Read More »

Smith Point Bait and Tackle

Smith Point Bait and Tackle

Craig at Smith Point Bait & Tackle reported Mike Williams fished the inlet Saturday for bass and scored with fish of 32 and 35 pounds ...

Read More »

Suffolk Marine Bait and Tackle

Suffolk Marine Bait and Tackle

Sal at Suffolk MarineBait and Tackle in Babylon reported the fluke action increased at the inlet area. Bass are in the ocean off Cedar Beach ...

Read More »

Trophy Tackle

Trophy Tackle

At Trophy Tackle in West Babylon, John said this week the fluke action picked up in Great South Bay due to water quality. The action ...

Read More »

Willie K Bait And Tackle

Willie K Bait And Tackle

No report submitted this week.
Maxima
Okuma

Connect with The Fisherman

Find Us On Facebook Find Us On Twitter Find Us On Instagram
Find Us On YouTube Send Email

Get Newsletter Updates

Explore Product Partners: