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Shifting over to bass

The focus is shifting to the bass and fall blitzes.  The only albie reports I know of are from Westerly to points west.  Albie’s aside, the fall run has been a bit slow.  The weather certainly hasn’t cooperated lately, but looks better this weekend so good luck.

Posted in Southern New England

Typical Fall Reports

As typical of this time of the year, the reports from guides and recreational fisherman are fading away. The fish are in fall migration mode so your favorite spot will be hit or miss.

Posted in Cape Cod and the Islands

September ends quietly

September started out with a bang and the albies kept it hopping all month.  However, last week things seemed to slow down and reports are starting to thin out.  Boats are getting pulled out of the water, reels are getting dropped off at shops for the

Posted in Fishing Reports, Southern New England

Fall Season

The Fall Run is starting to heat up. Things are starting to happen. Be sure to check out the video of tuna blitzing from Riptide Charters, at the end of this weeks report.

Posted in Fishing Reports, Lead Article, Southern New England

Albies Continue to Please

We are in the middle of prime bass fishing but no one cares. The albie fishing is still hot and the primary target of many recreational fisherman. The season is winding down so tighten those drags and get out there.

Posted in Fishing Reports, Lead Article, Southern New England

Hard to Resist

As the season has progressed, many boaters on and off the cape have switched their target species from bass to tuna. Early on they discovered that it looks like we are dealing with the same batch of fish as last year.  The same fish, except

Posted in Cape Cod and the Islands

The chill is in the air

The air smells different, your house is cold in the morning, and it is getting dark earlier every day. Face it, winter is not far away. So push off work, your kids, your spouse, and everything else not fishing related and get out there. Your time is running out.

Posted in Lead Article, Southern New England

Hard out of the East… Fall is here.

It seems like overnight, we have waltzed into Fall after a short but steamy little summer. Things are lined up well right now with more than enough bait around to fuel a blockbuster fall season.

Posted in Fishing Reports, Lead Article, New York & New Jersey

Albies Continue to Dominate

Albies continue to be the story and they seem to be popping up in all the usual spots. Bait has been the typical small stuff. Anchovies, peanuts, and butterfish are all on the menu. There are some reports of bonito, but most people are having more success with the ablies.

Posted in Fishing Reports, Southern New England


It’s shaping up to be a historic season for false albacore, with anglers striking hard from Buzzards Bay to Monomoy. That’s gonna be good news for the tackle manufacturers as these fish show no mercy on the gear…

Posted in Cape Cod and the Islands, Fishing Reports, Lead Article
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