Fishing Reports By Area
Herring run methods, new and old, to put you on the stripers this month.
Cyclical by nature, the bluefish population has seen its ups and downs over the years and we appear to be in the midst of a downswing.
There are plenty of times when packing those extra lures saves the day on what might otherwise be a fruitless outing.
Large topwater plugs produce exciting action on the Connecticut River in the spring.
Dance that jig-and-teaser to score on fluke, sea bass, scup and more this month and beyond!
As you read about in the March issue, The Fisherman Magazine is launching a brand-new kayak fishing tournament in 2020, the Coastal Kayak Clash.
Take your weakfish tactics to the next level this spring and dial-in a tiderunner bite of your own.
The term “jig” encompasses many different lures, here’s a look at three primary styles and how to put them to use on spring striped bass.
Booking your Nantucket doormat trip is the first step to success.
There’s nothing more exciting than working a popper for blues, whether from boat or shore, anticipating that the next cast will result in an explosive surface strike.
Nearly 1,500 stripers released in a fishing year - not a bad tally for this region.
In This Issue:
- Stalking Stripers: Run and Gun Herring
- Love ‘em or Hate ‘em: The Bluefish Dilemma
- Be Prepared: Sweat the Small Stuff!
- River Stripers: Plugging on the Connecticut
- Dance Moves: The Bottom Fishing Jig
- Coastal Kayak Clash Prizes
- Beyond the Basics: Weakfish 201
- Which One, When? The Right Jig
- Travel Tips: Prepping for Summer Sleigh Rides
- Bring On The Bluefish
- May Spotlight: Chuck Many’s Striper Quest
More In This Issue
With anglers become increasing conservation minded, especially when it comes to releasing fish, an increasing number are turning to fish-friendly nets that are easy on the fish and save precious time returning them to the water.
Plano, a longtime innovator and leader in the manufacture of tackle storage boxes, has taken tackle storage to the next level with their new EDGE series.
I used to do a lot of bottom fishing for scup and blowfish when I was a kid.
I had a chance to jump onboard the Pursuit S378 Sport at the Miami Boat Show and the first impression was that she’s an evolutionary step above the usual contemporary center console sportfisher.