Several strong up and coming year classes provide hope for the future and lots of fun for those who downsize their tackle.
A look at some jig head shapes and how to make them work for you.
Just how much of an effect does a falling or rising barometer have on your fishing? The answer may surprise you.
Because of their scarcity, swimming an original is completely out of the question.
This perennial upper Chesapeake hotspot has been drawing “catch & release” trophy hunters for decades.
Jesse York was a pioneer of Northeast angling techniques who lived on borrowed time.
Abrasion resistance, visibility and stiffness can all play a role when it comes to selecting the right leader for the job.
Moon tides and the currents they generate are a major turn-on for trophy size stripers.
Knowing how to perform minor repairs to the skin of your vessel can help keep her looking good, while cutting down on repair bills.
The author takes us through his 2017 season and shows how diversifying your approach can make this year’s fishing more rewarding.
In This Issue:
- Schoolie Time: Scale Down for Stripers
- Heavy Thoughts: Dissecting the Jig Head
- The Truth About Barometric Pressure
- Plug Building: The Big Weasel
- Susquehanna Flats: Big Stripers for Little Trip
- Profiles in Angling: Jesse York
- Leader Talk: Getting Down to Basics
- Striped Bass: Moon Tide Magic
- Basic Fiberglass Repairs
- Looking Back: Diversify Your Fishing
More In This Issue
This triple hookup on blue marlin required the skipper to stretch the limits of sanity.
Spanning the eastern complex of Jamaica Bay from Howard Beach in Brooklyn to Rockaway Beach, the North and South Channel Cross Bay Bridges set the stage for some fine all-around action on a variety of species through the course of the season.
Now is the time to feast on fresh cod steaks for anglers in the Northeast, and this simple recipe complements the flaky, white meat that these fish are known for.