How To


  • How to Fish a Rip: Casting Techniques

    As all good fishermen know, rips are incredibly productive fishing spots. They are formed by current flowing over uneven bottom, which incre...

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  • Albie Tactics: Additional Thoughts

    In the words of my psychologist wife, my fascination with false albacore boils down to a phenomenon known as “intermittent conditionin...

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  • Rigging a Zoom Fluke for False Albacore

    The 5 1/2-inch soft-plastic Zoom Fluke is one of the best baits for false albacore. The action and profile of this lure as it’s twitched ...

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  • Albies & Bones: The Basics

    When late August rolls around, inshore anglers from Cape Cod to New York get a certain itch, which often grows into a larger and sometime un...

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  • Essential Lures: Yo-Zuri Crystal Minnow

      When targeting early-season stripers in Narragansett Bay, Capt. Dave Monti reaches for the Yo-Zuri Crystal Minnow. This time-tested l...

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  • Bird Brained: Using Birds to Find Fish

    Every angler knows that a flock of birds wheeling and diving over baitfish are an obvious sign that game fish are on  the feed; however, su...

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