2012 Fishing Reports

//2012 Fishing Reports

Late Season Striped Bass Fishing in Fire Island Inlet

I had Dennis, John and Matt aboard for a day of late season striped bass fishing. Plan A involved running outside the inlet in search bait schools with fish on them which would be susceptible to diamond jigging. Plan B was a livewell full of spot and eels. We were ready.
By |November 18th, 2012|2012 Fishing Reports|Comments Off on Late Season Striped Bass Fishing in Fire Island Inlet

Fire Island Fishing After Hurricane Sandy

With no live bait we ran outside the inlet and were greeted by flocks of gannets diving on bait being driven to the surface by gamefish. While it was no blitz we worked area to area and managed to pick 9 stripers to 18lbs on diamond jigs before heading back inside.
By |November 14th, 2012|2012 Fishing Reports|Comments Off on Fire Island Fishing After Hurricane Sandy

Surf Casting for Striped Bass and Bluefish During Local Surf Fishing Contest

Friday of the contest had winds blowing southeast around 20kts kicking up a beautiful surf. Excellent conditions for striped bass fishing from the beach by all accounts. Sorry to say it did not end up that way as the fishing was slow the entire day with only a handful of fish taken among the group I was fishing with
By |October 22nd, 2012|2012 Fishing Reports|Comments Off on Surf Casting for Striped Bass and Bluefish During Local Surf Fishing Contest

Long Island Fishing Report- Windy Day Weakfish on the Great South Bay

The weather report was ominous for later in the day but they did give us a small window in the morning according to the forecast so we dedided to go for it. Arriving at the marina with the wind HOWLING from the South at 20kts
By |September 18th, 2012|2012 Fishing Reports|Comments Off on Long Island Fishing Report- Windy Day Weakfish on the Great South Bay

Labor Day Fishing on the Great South Bay

I had the chance to do an early morning trip for a few hours on Labor Day and headed off to the boat with weakfish on my mind. The action for these beautiful fish has been holding up very well this summer considering their relative absence in recent years. 2012 has seen a solid run of these gamesters and anglers can actually plan fishing trips specifically targeting them.
By |September 4th, 2012|2012 Fishing Reports|Comments Off on Labor Day Fishing on the Great South Bay

Fire Island Fishing Report – Great South Bay Fluke Fishing

We met at the Seaview Marina on Fire Island and were on our way by 9am. We fished live baits on several locations in the back bay during the last of the incoming current hoping to find a few weakfish.
By |September 2nd, 2012|2012 Fishing Reports|Comments Off on Fire Island Fishing Report – Great South Bay Fluke Fishing