Back on Friday, May 19th, myself, Craig Berkhardt of Smith Point Bait & Tackle, and representatives from the Long Island Beach Buggy Association, including several board members, met with new Suffolk County Parks Commissioner, Philip Berdolt and principal environmental analyst, Nick Gibbons at County Park Headquarters in West Sayville.
Once you realize how tides affect baitfish movement, it will allow you to find and target gamefish with more consistency.
The June run of stripers can often match the intensity of the Point’s heralded fall run.
This East End bay is alive with platter size porgies and weakfish through the sixth month.
This premier sport fishing destination hosts a series of popular fishing tournaments over the course of the season.
One of Contender’s hottest new rides is their 39 FA, which signifies that this is a true “fisharound” design.
Despite being a relatively small club, the Freeport Hudson Anglers Club has managed for 45 years to stage one of the largest shark fishing tournaments in the country.
You don’t need to take out a second mortgage to buy some of the best surf fishing lures on the market today.
Northeast anglers are turning to go-fast center consoles to temper their long runs to the 100-fathom curve.
Learning to fish a jig properly will broaden your ability to score bass under a variety of conditions.
I adopted high speed trolling as part of my arsenal, and many wahoos later, it continues to yield excellent results.
Striped bass have a well-documented fondness for rocky shorelines, jetties, and the abundant forage found among this rocky terrain.
Savvy fluke fans know that fluke will seek out the spawning grounds of squid that migrate inshore to feed and lay their eggs.
White perch and striped bass are related. Both are members of the Moronidae family of fish, commonly known as the temperate basses, in which both species share the Morone genera.
In This Issue:
- Making Tides Work for You
- Montauk’s Other Migration
- Peconic Bay Silver and Gold
- Star Island Yacht Club & Marina: Montauk’s Top Sport Fishing Destination
- Contender 39 FA Fisharound
- Small Club Doing Big Things
- Plugging The Surf: Those Deadly Swimmers
- Boat Sense: High Performance Center Consoles
- Freshwater: The Art of the Jig
- On The Troll: High Speed Wahoo
- Surf Savvy: Working Jetties and Rockpiles
- Fishing The Squid Grounds
- Tip Of The Month: Did You Know?
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Every young boy lives in the sunrise of life. A gathering of conscious light growing taller like his body.
Sail approximately 13 miles southeast of Moriches Inlet to the coordinates above and you’ll be sitting smack over the Miller Wreck, which is the remains of a long ago sunken tug boat.
So long as the top-shot is at least 15.5 feet, the tackle rating is considered at the breaking strength of the top-shot, not the backing.