Happy November!

November Greetings from Capt. Dave & Baymen Guide Service, Inc! We just wrapped a fabulous October of hunting for ruffed grouse, woodcock and snowshoe hare. And now we turn our attention to November deer hunting and maybe a bear hunt … Continue reading

Ghost Town – Fish Gone

The switch has been flipped and it was a ghost town out there today. Aside from a small school of very tiny bass, the entire bay was void of bass and bait. On board today, I had repeat client, Fred … Continue reading

105 Fish, 2 Keepers

On board today, regulars Gary Condon, Mathew Daily, and Greg Powers for light tackle striped bass. At first light, heavy, dense, pea soup fog and it pretty much stayed that way all morning. We did not see land for about … Continue reading

45 Fish

On board today, regular client, Billy Tedeschi for light tackle striped bass. At first light we ran to yesterday’s hot spot to search for the one mile x half-mile school of striped bass. They were gone as expected, moved out … Continue reading

402 Fish, 7 Keepers – New BAYMEN Record

MOTHER OF ALL BLITZES…!!! You read that number right: 402 Striped Bass boated and released in 5 hours with anglers, Al Uhler of Marshfield, Ted Healey of Hingham, and Jeff Hardenstine of Peabody. They have been fishing with me for … Continue reading

43 Fish, 1 Keeper

On board today, I had repeat clients, Chaplin Col. Timothy Mallard, his daughter, Anna, and friend John Wolff for LT striped bass fishing. At first light, a little chop and a west wind. NOAA had posted a small craft advisory … Continue reading

33 Fish on Fly

On board today, I had Col. Richard Comstock (ret.) for Day 2 of fly fishing for striped bass. We had planned on only fishing yesterday, but I had a reschedule today, so I called up Richard who was in town … Continue reading

36 Fish on Fly

On board today, client and good friend, Col. Richard Comstock (ret.) for fly fishing striped bass. At first light, we ran into a massive school of small striped bass that was the largest school of fish I have seen inside … Continue reading

73 Fish, 1 Keeper…

On board today, first-time clients Rob Ali, his daughter, Grace, and Nephews Jack and Thomas, for light tackle striped bass. It was flat calm at first light with a lovely sunrise and a dropping tide. We fished the dropping tide … Continue reading

65 Fish, 4 Keepers

On board today, I had repeat client, Stephen Cannavo and his son, Stephen, Jr. for light tackle striped bass. At first light, we found a pod of fish and it was game on! The bass hammered our Spooks in the … Continue reading