Cod Archives - The Fisherman


2018 1 Optimize Your Cod Success Catch

Optimize Your Cod Success

Pay extra attention to the finer points of rigging to greatly increase your chances of full coolers and weary arms this winter.

2017 Doing The Ling Thing Fish

More Than Cod: Doing the Ling Thing

As they make up more of the winter bottom fishing catch off Block Island, a veritable ling sharpie divulges some of his many secrets learned over the years.

2017 12 Time Tested Cod Tactics Double

Time Tested Cod Tactics

These cod fishing tactics have stood the test of time and are as effective today as they were in the “good old days.”

Cod Still Winter King Jig

The Cod Is Still Winter King

When it comes to catching cod in the dead of winter, the waters off of Montauk and Block Island are tough to beat.

Gearing Up for Winter Cod

A handful of veteran skippers share their insight on what you need to make a successful run at winter cod.