Fishing In New England

  • 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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  • Dog Day Dogma

    Don’t let the summer doldrums get you down! Try these warm-water tactics and you can enjoy action with a variety of game fish in Narragan...

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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

  • Minn Kota Trolling Motors Available with Built-In Sonar

    Starting this fall, Minn Kota will offer optional Built-In MEGA Down Imaging sonar on its trolling motors. Anglers will have the option to s...

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  • Cuda Heavy-Duty Split Ring Pliers

    The 7 1/4”, Heavy Duty Split Ring Pliers from Cuda uses titanium-bonded stainless steel for a blade that’s 3 times harder than untreated...

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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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