95 Fish, 5 Keepers

On board today, regulars Gary Condon, Matt Daily and Greg Powers for light tackle striped bass. First stop of the morning – ghost town! All those fish from this past week – gone… Started heading to our second spot of … Continue reading

116 Fish

On board today, I had new client, George Ferguson & crew, from Michigan, for fly & light tackle striped bass. To say the bay was loaded with fish today would be an understatement. Small and medium-size striped bass to 27 … Continue reading

67 Fish, 1 Keeper

On board today, I had repeat clients, Chris & Molly DeVillers for light tackle striped bass. Winds finally calmed down and the bay was nearly glass on a rising tide. Right from the start, we had birds (!) working topwater … Continue reading

44 Fish, 2 keepers

On board today, I had repeat clients Ken Hartshorn, Frank Harrington, and Frank’s sons Brian and Frank Jr. for light tackle striped bass. At first light it was very flat and light NW wind on a half-tide dropping. We rigged … Continue reading

105 Fish, 1 Keeper

On board today, I had the “A” Team, aka “Team 201”, Frank Harrington, Ken Hartshorn, and Frank’s kids, Brian and Greg, for light tackle striped bass. Last year, this group set a new BAYMEN boat record for landing and releasing … Continue reading

70 Fish, 3 Keepers

On board today, I had Col. Richard Comstock for our fourth trip out this season. And today, everything was lined up perfect: South winds 5 knots, rising tide, overcast, rain and TONS of bait and fish! Right from the start, … Continue reading

55 Fish, 1 keeper

On board today, I had new client, Dick Cullen and his son, Matt, for light tackle striped bass. At first light, the bay was near calm and a high tide dropping. Almost no birds working… I thought this was strange … Continue reading

12 Fish On Fly

On board today, client and good friend, Richard Comstock of NYC, for fly fishing striped bass. At first light, raw, choppy and rain on and off. We picked our way out to where we found fish Wednesday, and they were … Continue reading

11 Fish, 1 Keeper

Quick recon trip today with Noah Lydiard. No fish until the tide started to move. We boated 11, 1 keeper 28″ inches. My friend, Spook, was fishing out of his sculling shell and landed a 30″ and a 35″. All … Continue reading

Stripers Trickling In!

Greetings from Baymen Land! Here is a quick update. Schoolies in singles and pairs starting to show in our bay and north of us. Bright fish locally, sea lice on very small fish north of us. The Cape has a … Continue reading