Fishing In New England


  • Call of the Canyons

    A trip to the edge of the continental shelf can lead to the catch of a lifetime—but that’s only part of the adventure. By Tom Richardson...

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  • Block Island Summer Bass Tactics

    A veteran charter skipper reveals his methods and hot spots for scoring striped bass in the fabled waters off Block Island. By Captain Mitch...

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Fishing News


  • Surfland’s Kay Moulton Passes at 87

    Kay Moulton, the longtime owner of Surfland Bait & Tackle on Plum Island, MA, died on July 1 at the age of 87. Kay and her late husband...

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  • Capt. Porky’s Bait & Tackle Sold

    Captain Porky’s Bait & Tackle Shop in Edgartown, MA, has been sold, according to the Martha’s Vineyard Times. Porky, whose real name...

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Fishing Reports


  • New England Fishing Report: Berkshires Variety Fishing

    The crew of New England Fishing TV just wrapped up a very fun and successful day of fishing in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts with ...

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  • New England Fishing Roundup: 10.3.14

    Our weekly roundup of local fishing action from Maine to Connecticut. Maine Ken at Saco Bay Tackle noted that there are still bass around in...

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New Gear


  • Z-Man Bait BinderZ Doublewide Storage System

    Z-Man’s Bait BinderZ Doublewide is a new soft-bait storage solution. Boasting twice the bait-storage capacity of the original Bait Bind...

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  • Plano Z-Series Tackle Backpack

    Perfect for kayak anglers, expedition anglers, or anyone who needs to transport tackle while keeping their hands free, the Plano Z-Series Ta...

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Fishing Videos


  • Video: Bass Fishing on the Lower Charles River

    I’ve been intrigued about fishing for largemouth and smallmouth bass on the lower Charles River ever since I read about Capt. Greg Miner...

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  • Windfall Profits

    Block Island has always been a fishy place, surrounded as it is by boulders, reefs, sand shoals, mussel beds and other features that support...

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How To


  • How to Rig a Zoom Fluke or Fin-S-Fish

    The Zoom Fluke and the Fin-S-Fish are 2 of the most effective soft-plastic baits ever created, and both can be deadly when school bass are f...

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  • Tying the Slim Beauty Knot

    The Slim Beauty is a great knot for connecting heavy monofilament or fluorocarbon leader to braided main line. It also forms a streamlined c...

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Cooking Your Catch


  • Sweet & Spicy Calamari

    Early May typically marks the arrival of squid in the coastal waters of southern New England, and that means fresh calamari is on the menu. ...

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  • Matt’s Tasty ‘Tog Chowder

    This holiday season, why not serve some comfort food in keeping with New England maritime tradition? I’m talking chowder, more specificall...

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