Fishing News

  • April 24 · Jersey Shore Fishing
    Jersey Shore Fishing: Bigger stripers showing
    Larger striped bass are becoming more common in Raritan Bay, as illustrated by the following report from The Tackle Box in Hazlet: "Joe Masi from Keyport was out on NAZ out of Keyport with Anthony Nas (...)
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  • April 23 · Jersey Shore Fishing
    Jersey Shore Fishing: Cod an April surprise
    Cool ocean waters seem to be holding back the bluefish run, but the Jamaica II from Brielle has been finding surprisingly good codfishing early in the day during this week's wreck trips. Capt. Ryan Bo (...)
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  • April 22 · Jersey Shore Fishing
    Jersey Shore Fishing: Party boats get bass on bait in Raritan Bay
    Though trollers have been doing very well with striped bass in Raritan Bay, party boats have had a very hard time trying to catch those bass on bait or lures. There was a breakthrough this morning as (...)
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  • April 22 · Jersey Shore Fishing
    Jersey Shore Fishing: Hooked On The Hudson at 9 a.m. Saturday
    The 32nd Hooked On The Hudson will be run Saturday by the Hudson River Fisherman's Association at Ross Dock, Palisades Interstate Park. The free fishing contest runs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Bait is supp (...)
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  • April 20 · Jersey Shore Fishing
    Jersey Shore Fishing: Bluefish building up
    Shore fishermen are about to enjoy what will probably be the most exciting casting of the year during the next few weeks as big bluefish take over in rivers, inlets and bays. Most anglers would rather (...)
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  • April 20 · Jersey Shore Fishing
    Jersey Shore Fishing: Reserve tickets for Friday's IGFA Banquet
    (t)">Reserve your seats for Friday! 20th Annual NJ Banquet & Auction     20th Annual New Jersey IGFA Fundraising Banquet & Auction Friday, April 21, 2017 at 7 pm Doolan's Shore Club7 (...)
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  • April 18 · Jersey Shore Fishing
    Jersey Shore Fishing: Lots of tripers, but many are fussy
    Striped bass are already abundant in many areas, but catching them can be a problem. The Golden Eagle from Belmar had a second day of frustration after a good start on Sunday. They found schools of bu (...)
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  • April 17 · Jersey Shore Fishing
    Jersey Shore Fishing: Blues hit Sandy Hook
    After just reporting the first bluefish showing up in their usual early season grounds in Barnegat Bay in last night's blog, the choppers were all the way up to Sandy Hook today. The Tackle Box in Haz (...)
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  • April 16 · Jersey Shore Fishing
    Blues & ocean stripers turn on
    Though fishing effort on Easter Sunday was down, there were some dramatic changes. The Seaside Park tackle shops reported big bluefish showed up. Grumpy's said they had reports from Barnegat Bay plus (...)
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  • April 15 · Jersey Shore Fishing
    Jersey Shore Fishing: Grumpy's reports bait & bass in surf
    Grumpy's Tackle in Seaside Park reported Friday was the best day of the year so far with lots of bait in the surf and mostly 12-to-24-inch stripers on the feed along with some keepers. The bait includ (...)
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