fresh water fishing · sarcasm with a chance of humor · striped bass · tackle store

Elisa, Peter, Mike & Al-Tackle Makers & Sellers

Fresh off her Nu-2-U Used Tackle Sale and back on almost regular business hours, Elisa and Matt at Snug Harbor Marina have brought in lots more green crabs for a welcome increase in tautog catching as cod fishing starts to fade around the old Fairway buoy and spots south of the island. Stripers are hitting… Continue reading Elisa, Peter, Mike & Al-Tackle Makers & Sellers

alewives · dams · fluke · fresh water fishing · striped bass · tackle store

A Fish Wrap Kind of Calendar

Everyone needs a calendar, especially one crammed with free space and a few penciled in notes about fishing contests and meetings to talk more about fishing. To o help keep us organized through the rush of this new season, here are a few key events and meetings to mark on your calendar.  April 30 and… Continue reading A Fish Wrap Kind of Calendar

brook trout · fresh water fishing · sarcasm with a chance of humor · striped bass · waxing philosophic

no pictures this week, just embarrassment & some jellyfish

Being a writer often puts you in the receiving end of random judgments from readers, pigeonholing you as decent, mildly above average or worse, worthless. With that in mind, it’s interesting what we learned while sitting with my young son, across a table from a few old men at a fisheries meeting who had determined… Continue reading no pictures this week, just embarrassment & some jellyfish

alewives · dams · sarcasm with a chance of humor · striped bass

Striper Migration, Greg Sansone hits a home run & herring get a helping hand

The Spring striper migration has begun and from the doldrums of winter we quickly move to a packed spring calendar. Bass are really feeding in the salt ponds and rivers as water temperatures begin to march upwards. Avid fisherman Greg Sansone was in Maryland for a baseball game and when the weather postponed the match,… Continue reading Striper Migration, Greg Sansone hits a home run & herring get a helping hand