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Hot Spot: Harrisville Pond

Halfway between Chatsworth and New Gretna in the Jersey pines along County Road #679 is Harrisville Pond.  This pond is…


Hot Spot: Bay Shore Marina

The Bay Shore Marina Dock is a great place to begin fishing, especially with the kids. The dock is large,…


Hot Spots: Gardiners Bay

Gardiners Bay is a small arm of the Atlantic Ocean, approximately 10 miles long and 8 miles wide between the…


Hot Spot: White Lake

If you take advice from any in the know about White Lake in Warren County, they might tell you to…

Hot Spot: Smithtown Reef

N40.55.975/W73.11.170 Tucked between the former LIPA Stacks and Cranes Neck in Long Island Sound is Smithtown Bay where each spring…


Hot Spot: Sandy Hook Reef

Known as New Jersey’s oldest reef site, the Sandy Hook Reef’s first deposits were taken in 1937, so it’s had…


Hot Spots: The Greenlawns

72 23’ W / 41 04’ N Located along the west side of Shelter Island between Shelter Island Sound and…


Hot Spot: Raritan Bay Stripers

Fishing for springtime striped bass in Raritan Bay will present several different options for the boater. One can traditionally anchor…


Hot Spots: The Gateway

A good spot for spring cod with the potential to pick away at a few fish throughout the season.


Hot Spots: Blydenburgh Lake

According to the DEC website, “Blydenburgh Lake, also known as Stump, New Mill or Weld’s Pond, is located within Blydenburgh…