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Northern New Jersey & Hudson River  ¦  October 15, 2018

RUN N’ GUN

By J. B. Kasper  |  October 15, 2018
Mother Nature’s weather tantrums continued for fishermen fishing along the northern coast last week. After decent conditions early in the week the weather closed in by Thursday and killed late week fishing. Sea bass opened with some good results and sinker bouncers found knuckleheads, porgies, tog and some winter flounder, along with a few left over triggers being caught at a good ...

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What looked like a promising week of weather and fishing got way laid by the rains and wind, said John Amici at Atlantic Highlands Municipal ...

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Big Mohawk

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Sea bass fishing got of to a very good start on Monday aboard the Big Mohawk III. Despite some rough seas plenty of limits were ...

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Bullet Hole Annex

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Good bottom fishing was the only report from the brine to come into Bullet Hole Annex this past week. Nick said anglers fishing on party ...

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C.R.T. II

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Rescheduling trips is getting to be a habit, said Capt. Mick Trzaska of the C.R.T. II. Friday's winds and rain on Saturday morning was the ...

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Carnivore Sportfishing

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Another boat captain that told me he too found some bass this past week was Capt. Rick Woerner of Carnivore Sportfishing. Rick said water temps ...

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Dockside Bait & Tackle

Dockside Bait & Tackle

The reports of slower bass fishing in New York Harbor continued when we spoke to the folks over at Dockside Bait and Tackle. Here too ...

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Double Down II Sport Fishing Charters

Double Down II Sport Fishing Charters

A lone trip aboard the Double Down II put an open boat crew into some good fishing. Capt. Dan Havelka said anglers had to pick ...

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Fairfield Fishing Tackle

Fairfield Fishing Tackle

"It is raining again," said Cheryl over at Fairfield Fishing Tackle. She said this year is going to go down as one of the wettest ...

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Fisherman's Den

Fisherman's Den

"With the sea bass fishing up and running again, bottom fishing took center stage for a lot of fisherman," said Tom Palmisano at the Fisherman's ...

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Fisherman's Den North

Fisherman's Den North

This past week saw a nice mix of fish for anglers, according to Tom Palmisano over at the Fisherman's Den North. Mixed size stripers and ...

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Julians Bait and Tackle

Julians Bait and Tackle

Blues, albies and some Spanish mackerel made things interesting off the tip of Sandy Hook his past week according to sources at Julian's Bait & ...

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Keyport Marine Basin

Keyport Marine Basin

Rain on Friday and Saturday morning cut in on the numbers of anglers fishing over the weekend, said sources at the Keyport Marine Basin. Reports ...

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Keyport Princess

Keyport Princess

Another boat that had the weather kill its trips this past week was the Miss Ocean City. Capt. Victor Hartley said he is going to ...

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Last Lady Fishing Charters

Last Lady Fishing Charters

Monday's trip with Last Lady Fishing Charters found some rough seas, said Capt. Ralph Leyrer. However, limits of sea bass, triggerfish and scup came over ...

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Little Hawk Sport Fishing

Little Hawk Sport Fishing

A pair of trips aboard the Little Hawk saw mixed results with the linesiders. Saturday's trip with the Lywon Russaw group found a tough bite ...

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Mi-Jo II

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Bottom fishing provided some excellent fishing for sinker bouncers fishing aboard the Mi Jo. Capt. Mike Scardingo told me he started the week by putting ...

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Miss Belmar Princess

Miss Belmar Princess

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Ol' Salty II

Ol' Salty II

The Anthony Navile party fished board the Ol' Salty II and got into albies and blues, along with some porgies and sea bass. Capt. Nick ...

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Outcast Sportfishing

Outcast Sportfishing

A lone trip with Outcast Sportfishing fished a foggy morning for a decent pick of 3- to 5-pound blues and some albies. Capt. Bob Wilson ...

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Parker Pete's Fishing Charters

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"We had several trips booked for sea bass this past week, but they all got blown out," reported Capt Pete Sykes of the Parker Pete. ...

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Ramsey Outdoor

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The news of the slower striped bass fishing also made its way to Ramsey Outdoors. Sources there told us they are still getting reports of ...

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Sea Hunter

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The crew of the Sea Hunter got in her first striped bass trip of the fall on Monday. Capt. Rob Semkewyc said two keepers which ...

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Skylarker

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The crew of the Skylarker got in four trips this past week. Capt. Steve Spinelli said he started the sea bass fishing on Monday with ...

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Suzie Girl

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Trips on Monday and Saturday aboard the Suzie Girl put anglers into good catches of jumbo porgies, and short and keeper sea bass. Capt. Jim ...

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Tackle Box Fishing Co.

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It was a mixed bag for fishermen stopping in at the Tackle Box. Phil told me late week action off the beaches at Sandy Hook, ...

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Tackle World

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Danny over at Tackle World pointed to some good short bass action in the tidal Passaic and Hackensack rivers. He said this week the store ...

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Trade Winds Marina

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Only a few boats sailed out of the Trade Winds Marina this past week. Larry Thompson told me the only news to come into the ...

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True World Tackle

True World Tackle

Akira over at True World Tackle informed us that striped bass fishing in New York Harbor was significantly slower this past week. Akira said there ...

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Twin Lights Marina

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Mare over at the Twin Light Marina gave us a call to say The Sara Ann returned to the dock with a good catch of ...

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Two Rivers Charters

Two Rivers Charters

A lone trip with Two Rivers Charters saw some good sinker bouncing. Capt. Fletcher Chayes said the party picked through the sea bass for some ...

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Up Front Bait and Tackle

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