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2017 6 Making Tides Work For You Beaches

Making Tides Work for You

Once you realize how tides affect baitfish movement, it will allow you to find and target gamefish with more consistency.

2017 5 Working The Open Beach Main

Working the Open Beach

It’s about time that surfcasters started to steal some of the technology from our freshwater fishing brethren.

2017 5 Tiderunner Tactics Main

Tiderunner Tactics

Now is the time to target the weakfish of a lifetime right here in New England.

2017 5 Bait Bouncing Bonanza Bouncing3

Bait Bouncing Bonanza

Spring is the perfect time to bounce a fresh bait in a deep outflow; here’s how to make it work for you.

Reading A Beach

Reading A Beach

Being able to separate good water from bad is the key to success when it comes to fishing a sand beach.

Fortescue Beach Map

Fortescue Beach

As many of Jersey’s South/Central surfcasters turn up in force at the convergence of the Mullica and Great Bay, roughly 40 miles south as the osprey flies (and arguably a bit closer to the northern migratory arrival of spring stripers) lies Fortescue Beach along the northern bayshore of Delaware Bay.

7 Sensible Surf Suggestions Marks

7 Sensible Surf Suggestions

A few simple surfcasting tasks for the month of February to get you ready for the spring arrival of bass and blues.

2017 1 Plug Building Needlefishs

Plug Building: Trophy Tackle Needlefish

One of the Striper Coast’s more respected plug builders takes on the Trophy Needlefish, a design that relied heavily on input from legendary surfman Steve Campo.