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Connecticut  ¦  October 16, 2017

DARKTOBER

By Dave Anderson  |  October 16, 2017
 Bass fishing seems to be waking up again in at least a few places along Long Island Sound. The area surrounding the Housatonic River has been picking up and even produced a 52-pounder for a surfcaster slinging a pencil popper on Columbus Day morning. The big slug of bass that was punishing the bunker in the mouth of the Connecticut River has ...

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A. W. Marina

A. W. Marina

Karen over at AW Marina told me that blackfish season opened with a bang. They had three nice fish weighed-in within a few days of ...

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Black Hall Outfitters

Black Hall Outfitters

The big Tog-Tober Tournament hosted by Black Hall Outfitters was a great success this past weekend. The top boat fish was a 10.8-pounder for Dan, ...

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Black Hawk

Black Hawk

According to Capt. Greg from the Black Hawk, "Porgy fishing remains excellent, with most customers if not getting their 45-fish limit then coming very close. ...

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Bobby J's Bait & Tackle

Bobby J's Bait & Tackle

John over at Bobby J's said blackfishing started off solid last week with good numbers of keepers up to about 6 pounds. Guys are having ...

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Captain Bruce Sportfishing

Captain Bruce Sportfishing

Capt. Bruce on The Otter said, "Bass were on most of our favorite spots this week, Saturday was a good example, with virtually nonstop action ...

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Captain Morgan's Bait & Tackle

Captain Morgan's Bait & Tackle

Captain Morgan said the blackfish action was very good this week despite the warm water temps. Most of the fish were on the smaller side, ...

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Fisherman's World

Fisherman's World

Over at Fisherman's World Jeremy was back in the recliner, ready to deliver another scintillating synopsis of the week's fishing. As he predicted, the blackfishing ...

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Fishin' Factory 3

Fishin' Factory 3

Andrew at Fishin' Factory 3 said tog fever is in full effect. The season got off to a good start, the fish are shallow—12 feet ...

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Hel-Cat II

Hel-Cat II

No report submitted this week.
Hillyers Tackle

Hillyers Tackle

Over at Hillyer's Tackle Matt said blackfish season started off pretty good. The weather kept many people off the water through the week, but by ...

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J&B Tackle Company

J&B Tackle Company

No report submitted this week.
Lucky Hook Charters

Lucky Hook Charters

Out on Lucky Hook Charters the jumbo porgy bite really lit up this week. They were also seeing a noticeable increase in keeper sea bass. ...

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Mijoy

Mijoy

Capt. Joe on The Mijoy emailed his report over on Sunday afternoon. "Well the fishing is awesome, and when you add some tautog and some ...

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Rivers End Bait & Tackle

Rivers End Bait & Tackle

Over at Rivers End word was, "This past week has produced some of the best light-tackle striper fishing of the season in the river. We've ...

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Rock & Roll Charters

Rock & Roll Charters

Capt. TJ Karbowski of Rock and Roll Charters said bass fishing has been good this week and seems to be improving with every trip. There's ...

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Southbound Charters

Southbound Charters

No report submitted this week.
Sunbeam Fleet

Sunbeam Fleet

Captain Bob of The Sunbeam Fleet reports, "It was a good week. The last trip for porgy and sea bass went well. Blackfishing starts up ...

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Tartan II

Tartan II

Capt. Mike of the Tartan II said the sea bass bite has been slowing down this week but the blackfish have been picking up the ...

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The Fever Sportfishing

The Fever Sportfishing

No report submitted this week.
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