2016 Finale was Fun and Lots of Stripers
Many regular customers made their last showing of the year and were delighted to many Stripers the first half of the day. Weatherman George put on a show catching 8 bass and a Blue. Many had a bonus and a keeper fish to take home and threw back some. The Wednesday Gang:Bob,Ray, Stoney, Jack were present Bob did well and Jack after a few weeks off had a fine finish.
LIGHTS OUT STRIPED BASS FISHING ALL DAY TODAY. Bonus limit before 9:30am. Shads, Krocs & Poppers all worked, shads best. Most people had many Stripers tossing back a handful or more along with keeping 2 each. Great Day!
VERY GOOD ACTION FOR STRIPERS. After a few days of tough weather we were back at it again this morning. The winds were still blowing from the west but the fish were happy to cooperate once the tide changed mid-morning. Swim Shads & Krocs worked best this afternoon. Hi-Hook today was Eric who had a dozen Bass and a few Blues. Brian, Bryce and Samantha combined for over 20 Bass and a bunch of Blues. Weather looks nice into early next week. Come on down before its all over!
EPIC Day for Stripers! Great weather, wonderful customers and SUPER ACTION today. "Deadly George" with his 15+ Stripers put on a clinic in the pulpit schooling many of the QM faithful. The other George just steps away did the same. Bill, Paul and Kenny combined for 18 Bass and a few Blues. Crabman even had a limit and threw back a handful & Kate had 9 Bass to 31." Shads were the best but other jigs worked too. Weather is NO SAIL Tuesday & Wednesday. We should be back at it Thursday and Friday. See ya aboard late in the week
VERY GOOD STRIPERS TODAY! After a tough Day yesterday the bass turned on and Bit well all afternoon. Weather looking absolutely best of the week tomorrow Monday hope to see you aboard!
It started off like it was gonna be a kick ass day! Unfortunately, the first drift was the best of the day. Erik limited out on that first drift and we had a bunch of slot size fish too. The rest of the day I read the fish as thick as you could read them but they had lockjaw. We did pick a few more bass and a few blues to round out the day. In a word, frustrating! Tomorrow, I bet they bite! See you aboard
Black Friday provided some of the best Striper Bass Action of the Fall season to day! Lots of fish on top providing action on poppers for those who had them. While Swim Shads also worked well too. Many limits were had and Hi-hook Dan had 9 fish, Gary was close behind with 8. Weather looks very nice into Monday
The last Marathon trip of the season was a success! Lots of Stripers with some Blues mixed together. Sean & Chase combined for 10 Stripers to 30" and a handful of Blues. We had lots of Slot sized fish 24"-28" getting out limit and throwing back a bunch. The keepers were tougher but almost had one for all customers. Fish were taken on jigs, shad & Mojos. Weather looks nice for Wednesday thru the weekend
Nov 20 & 21
No Sail too windy
CONGRATS TO LONG TIME DECKHAND ERIK! His first child arrived on Sunday, Pearl. The Gorgeous Weather continued! Slow all morning capturing only a few Blues. Late in the day we found mixed sized Stripers up to 31". Mainly slot sized 24"-28" with a few keepers over 28" and a bunch of short fish thrown back
Another Very Nice Day! Great Weather & Solid Bass Action
Another Very Nice Day! Great Weather & Solid Bass Action
Great Weather with some Bass to 37"
SUPER DUPER STRIPERS & BLUES! It was GAME ON 10 minutes from the dock this morning. Loads of Stripers crashing the bunkers and the snag and drop was ON! The first hour we had our boat limit of Stripers in the 28"-43" size bracket. We spent a few hours cranking on Jumbo Blues the rest of the morning. When the folks had enough of that we went back and found the bait and whales and managed a few more Striped Bass and a bunch more Blues to end the day. GREAT DAY! We will try tomorrow morning to sail our Striper Marathon trip. Remember we are SOLD OUT this Wednesday & Thursday, so please join us tomorrow or Friday. Friday's weather is forecast to very nice.
Early Action Stripers & Late Action Jumbo Blues! Nice Day
Weather very nice for Monday and it may be nicest day of week. Tuesday looking tough and may be rain & windy
What a difference a day makes! Very Good Action today with Jumbo Bluefish to 19 pounds. This fall season has really been up & down fishing. Somedays we have more Blues than Stripers. Then the next day more Stripers than Blues. Everyday has been different with more good days vs bad. Weather looks very nice Sunday & Monday
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Today was a struggle! Most of the fleet except the Cock Robin had a very tough day. We did manage a few but not nearly enough. The Blues did not show at all and the wind kept us stuck to the beach and we could not get off to look. Tomorrow the wind will be less and diminishing as the day grows long. There were fish around but very hard to catch.
Another Good Day! Weatherman forecast was wrong for a change to the fisherman's side. Turned out to be a nice day and the Jumbo Blues and Bass cooperated. If you are flexible Sunday is the nicest day of the next 3. Hope to see you aboard
Gorgeous Weather but very slow fishing today. We did a couple Blues early with a nice Bass 44" for Troy to win the pool. I found a nice area of big fish on top rolling and milling but only cold get a few bites out of them. Hoping the clouds tomorrow help the situation. Weather looks calm, cloudy with a chance of a spot shower. This is usually good weather for Stripers to bite. Hope to see you aboard
Very Rough early made for a tough day. When the seas began to calm the Blues started to bite.
Stripers Early! Some Blues mid-day not enough overall though. Looked good but the weekend boat traffic trampled the action quickly. Weather looking good all week! Tuesday looks like the best early week. See ya aboard
Another Outstanding Day on the water! Lots of Jumbo Blues provided some nice action on jigs! We started the morning trying to beat the little boats to some Stripers breaking under birds. The little boats just beat the fish down fairly quickly and the action was over shortly after it started. We managed to pick some keeper Stripers casting shads. Jim Steel had a limit: a Slot 27" plus a keeper 32". When that action ended we ran about 8 miles and found good action with Jumbo sized Bluefish to 18pounds. Weather looking very nice into mid-week!
SUPER Monster Sized Bluefish Action with a few Stripers mixed! A limit of Weakfish to 20" was a nice icing on the cake. Friday is fishable and we will sail. Weekend weather looks GORGEOUS.
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Blues were the main action today. We did manage a few nice Bass mixed in! Randolph won the pool with a 40" Striper caught on a chartreuse Mojo. Weather looks nice again for tomorrow. Friday will be very breezy. Weekend shaping up nicely
Hot Action Early for Stripers up to 47" The bite was over by 10am and we struggled to get more bass the rest of the day. We did get a couple along with some Blues and plenty of weakfish. Overall it was a good day! Hi-hook Rob Nace, had 4 Stripers to 43" Jack Schocklin, Charlie and Richie"1000" had 2 each. Mojo's worked well along with live bunker. Weather looking very nice tomorrow and the Wed Gang will be down
Solid Action on almost all Stripers up to 45". The 6" swim shads white, chartreuse &casting 2oz & 4oz Mojo's of the same colors worked best! Bert Deluhy was Hi-Hooks with 5. Tom & Samantha combined for 5. Nina and Dave had 6. Most all were keeper Stripers with a few of the smaller fish getting Bonus Tags. Weather looks very nice into mid-week. Hope to see you aboard
Finally some Stripers! Not a great day but read a lot at times and we did pick some nice keeper size Bass plus one Slot fish. Jim Stieves won the pool with a 34" fish
After days of hard NW winds we finally were back at it again this morning! There was a considerate amount of life all over the beach. Birdlife as good as you could as for, but no Stripers in it :-( We did have action with lots of small weakfish to 13" almost all had to be thrown back though. Lots of small blues to 1 pound and a few Albys and one Bonito that took the pool. The bait and life is starting to arrive now we need the large Blues and Stripers to show up. Tomorrow looks nice and we will have enough to sail. See ya aboard
Nice Weather and Action for Blues up to 15 pounds! Great October weather continued today. It took about an hour to get the Blues biting consistently, but when the tide changed the Blues cooperated. It was all on bait and pretty good for a couple of hours. Weather: Friday looks better than Thursday!
Another Great Day on the water! The Blues were all large models today and bit OK all on bait. The picked and plucked all day and in the end had a catch. Jacob was hi-hook with 5 and many had 2-4 fish in the 10 -14 pound range. Weather gonna be rough tomorrow so we will not sail Friday. Weekend looks good with sunny skies, calm seas & seasonal temps. Hope to see you aboard
Gorgeous Day! Really nice folks and we caught some mixed sized blues! Jim Stieves had the biggest by far of the season, a 22 pounder! Many of the fish were smaller in the 3-5 pound range with some gaffers mixed in. Jigs worked best! Weather looks very good Thursday, Saturday and Sunday, Friday will be bouncy
VERY GOOD ACTION FOR JUMBO BLUES all on jigs. Great day! Weather looking calm again for Saturday only, so come on down tomorrow
What a gorgeous day! Calm seas, sunny skies and some Jumbo Blues to bend the rods. Not as good today as earlier in the week. The guys who put the time in at the rail fought a bunch and boated a few. We lost lots to the Bluefish jump and spit dance. Jigs overall were better and bait did get some bites at times too.
We are Sailing Thursday thru Saturday. Hurricane forecast has changed and it may not even come close to us. Next few days weather is very fishable and Saturday is forecast to be Calm. Monday we had a fine day with Jumbo Blues
See ya aboard
Did not sail too rough
JUMBO BLUES RETURN! Good Action jigging the Jumbos up to 18 pounds. The Wednesday Gang was out and had tired arms by days end. Weather window was only good for today. We are CANCELED Tuesday, Wednesday looks very iffy, and please check in as to whether we will fish Thursday & Friday
Well it huffed and puffed all week and the wolf is still blowing as I write. We will not sail Sunday. Monday appears to be the only day we will fish in the near future. Hope to see you aboard
After a rough weekend where we had to cancel Saturday morning and Sunday was rougher than forecast, we had nice beautiful Monday. We started off with a couple of drifts catching a couple dozen smaller blues 1-3 pounders. I made a 45 minute move and found a good bite on False Albacore and when that ended around noon we finished up picking some Jumbo Porgies. The better anglers had 5-10 ally's. Weather: The only decent day other than today is Wednesday. Tomorrow's tuna trip is cancelled