As we transition into the month of June, cautious anglers will take notice that this is BIG bass month. June is your best shot at a trophy sized striper, especially from the shore or in shallow water here on Cape. We are continuing to experience waves of large Striped Bass, as they push through the… Read More
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Morone saxatilis are everywhere! Striped Bass that is, for those of you not versed in fish binomial names (we aren’t really either, but it is the scientifically correct name.) Stripers are being caught just about anywhere on Cape, with large fish making early appearances last week. Schoolies have been plentiful, and this Spring has has… Read More
Things have really turned on this past week, and it can only get better from here. Cape Cod Bay is loaded with sand eels, and this past weekend produced some great fishing. Barnstable harbor, Brewster flats and even up into Truro have all reported to be welcoming blitzing fish. Schoolies are plentiful everywhere, and many… Read More
(Pictured Above: John Bianco proudly displaying a nice spring schoolie and his new Cheeky Mojo reel) The schoolie invasion has been going strong for about a week now. South-side beaches have been giving up good numbers, Yarmouth to Chatham. Stripers up to 30’’ have been caught in the Bass River, and while not guaranteed to… Read More
Striped Bass season has arrived on Cape Cod! Schoolies have moved into Nantucket Sound and are beginning to show up on the Southside. As of Thursday, the fishing has been good throughout Falmouth, and schoolies have begun to fill in Popponesset, Waquoit and Cotuit Bay. Black Eel staff member, Randy Dennis, landed this fresh schoolie over… Read More