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Bellow are some pictures and below the slideshow are my recent fishing logs for Ocean Fishing in New England USA.

 

 

Saltwater Fishing Logs 2017

Date Location Total Fish Details Method Photo's
           
           
28 May 2017 Rhode Island, MA 1 Bluefish

1 Striper

38 inch Striped bass, 24 pounds

31 Inch Blue Fish

Live Bunker

 

20 May 2017 Rhode Island, MA 1 Blue fish 33 inch Blue fish live bunker

 

           

Saltwater Fishing Logs 2016

Date Location Total Fish Details Method Photo's
           
17 Sept 2016 Niantic CT 7 Black sea bass

18 Scup

solid action all day. Keeper bass were 15 inch and keeper scup 10 Clam with 14 Oz weight and dropper hooks

 

30 May Rhode island and MA 3 striper

3 bluefish

Kept 2 Striper, larges 41 inch, 24 pounds

Kept 3 Bluefish, Largest 37 inch, 18 pounds

Live Bunker
 
28 May Rhode island and MA 5 striper kept 3 striper 36-39 inches

Largest weighed 37 pounds

Live Bunker

 

 
21 May Rhode island and MA 1 striper 36 inch bass Live Bunker

 

20 May Rhode island and MA 2 stripers

1 bluefish

35 inch bass

38 inch bass

26 inch Bluefish

Live Bunker

 

 

Saltwater Fishing Logs 2015

Date Location Total Fish Details Method Photo's
           
27 June 2015 Rhode island and MA

3 Flounder

2 Scup

4 Black sea bass

5 Bluefish

kept 20 inch flounder

15 and 16 inch sea bass

two 13 inch scup

two 28+ inch bluefish

Bluefish using live bunker and eels

Black sea bass, scup and flounder caught jigging small baitcaster

 
20 June 2015 Rhode island and MA 1 Striped Bass

2 Black sea bass

3 Bluefish

20 pound striped bass

8 pound bluefish

two 15 inch black sea bass

two 3 pound bluefish

Striper and 8 pound bluefish using live bunker

Black sea bass jigging small baitcaster

bluefish caught on live eels

 
06 June 2015 Rhode Island 1 Striped Bass 40 inch, 20 pounds Live Bunker
 
30 may 2015 Rhode Island 1 Striped Bass 40 inch, 21 pounds Live Bunker

 

23 May 2015 Rhode Island 2 Striped Bass 42 inch, 24 pounds

39 inch, 20 pounds

Live Bunker

 

 

Saltwater Fishing Logs 2014

Date Location Total Fish Details Method Photo's
           
           
           
           
08 June 14 naraganset bay 6 striped bass

1 bluefish

5 striped bass over 20 pounds, up to 39 inches long

1 bass 14 pounds

1 blue fish 6 pounds

live lining bunker

 

25 May 14 cape cod bay 1 striped bass 28.5 inch bass trolling umbrella rig

 

Saltwater Fishing Logs 2011

Date Location Total Fish Details Method Photo's
13 August 2011 Stellwagon Bank 9 Blue Sharks

lots Cod

Lots Pollack

Jigged up many large Pollock (10-20 pound fish) in 20 feet water. kept fillets and used carcass as bait for Blue sharks

9 Blue sharks.. biggest 11 foot 200+ pounds

Jigs and shrimp for cod and Pollock. Pollock were 20ft off bottom.

continued to jig cod and pollock in 600ft water for bait as fish for sharks.

Chumm slick and fish carcass for Sharks.

Video of my fist Blue shark

 

Video of my second Blue shark

 

 Video pulling up cod & Pollock

 

Photos of the day

9 July 2011 Merrimack River 6 striped bass 1 Keeper striped Bass

28.5 inches

Mackeral Chunk drift down river in boat

 

29 May 2011 Cape Cod Canal 1 Striped Bass 1 Striped Bass

32 inch, 12 pounds

Macheral plug cat up stream and retrieved accross the current

 

Saltwater Fishing Logs 2010

Date Location Total Fish Details Method Photo's
           
30 May 2010 Scantum off Cape Ann

250 - 400 feet of water.

9 Cod

1 Red Snapper

9 cod over-filled cooler.

2 hours to catch a fish, fist was 20 pound cod followed by small keeper.

After few more hours, found a small pod of fish, John brought up 49 inch cod, 37 pounds. I then brought up a 39 pound cod. We caught another 35 pound cod + a couple of 20 pounders, then cool box was full and wind picked up causing drift too fast to fish.

Jig

Started with butterly jigs and caught 1 red snapper.

Changed to 17 pounce norwegion jig and 17 ounce squid.. then we started catching the big fish.

 

15 May 2010 Stellwagon Bank One Wolf Fish

1 Cod

2 Haddock

40+ Robin fish

Hard fishing. Al the spots caught cod in past resulted in no fish or little spiny robin fish. Jig  
1st May 2010 Stellwagon Bank,

Cape Cod

One 39 inch Wolf fish

50+ cod

Kept 30 keepers

(10 per person)

3 dog fish, returned.

Hard fishing as no drift and waves were less 1ft.

2 hours to caatch first keeper, tried many spots then found ara with keepers.

Very slow fishing but we worked at it and managed to get 30 keepers by end day.

Biggest keeper was 37inch.

Large metal jig with teaser fly 18 inch in front of the jig.

Changed from cod jig to using Shimano butterfly jig.. made all the difference.

 

Saltwater Fishing Logs 2009

Date Location Total Fish Details Method Photo's
           
25 May 09 Stellwagon Bank,

Cape Cod

One 27 inch Pout

60+ cod

Kept 20 keepers

(10 per person)

Upgraded the teaser to 50lb line..

Most were keeper or very close to 24" with larger 30"+ cod mixed in.

kept 12 fish  fish larger than 30 inch and 8 larger than 24.

Biggest keeper was 36inch.

Large metal jig with teaser fly 18 inch in front of the jig.

 

9 May 09 Stellwagon Bank,

Cape Cod

150+ cod

Kept 30 keepers

(10 per person)

Lost several large fish.

Most between 18 to 22 inch which were returned with patches of keeper cod.

Caught 30 fish larger than 24 inch

Biggest keeper was 28 inch.

Large metal jig with teaser fly 18 inch in front of the jig.

 

26 April 09 Stellwagon Bank,

Cape Cod

100+ cod

Kept 20 keepers

(10 per person)

Most between 18-22 inch which were returned.

Caught 20 fish larger than 24 inch.

Biggest was 30 inch.

Large metal jig with teaser fly 18 inch in front of the jig.

 

 

Saltwater Fishing Logs 2008

Date Location Total Fish Details Method Photo's
           
9 August 08 Sandwich, Cape Cod 1 Striped Bass

9 Bluefish

12 sharks

30 inch Striped Bass

Average 7 pounds each

dogfish..!!

Black Sluggo 11:45pm

chunk mackerel on bobber

chunk mackerel bottom fishing

 
7 July 08 Cape Ann 90 mackerel mostly tinker mackeral fly rod and mackeral jig during day.

No sign of Bass or Blue fish.

 

 

Saltwater Fishing Logs 2006

 

Date Location Total Fish Details Method Photo's
7th October 2006 Cape Cod Canal (from bank)

Cape Cod Bay (from Boat)

12 Striped Bass (1 keeper)

9 Blue fish

11 bass 17-21 inches long (returned)

1 Bass 28.5 inches long

9 bluefish 3-6 pounds.

Plug

Popper

 

17th September 2006 Cape Cod Bay;

Green Harbor

 

2 Blue Fish one 9.5 pound, 34" bluefish.

One 4 pound blue fish

 

Trolling with daisy chain.

 

1st September 2006 Cape Cod Bay;

Stellwagon bank, South West Tip

1 Blue Fin Tuna 40" long

45 pounds

Trolling Squid Bars + Daisy Chains

 

    4 Blue Fish all between 7 and 8 pounds Trolling Squid Bars + Daisy Chains  
18th June 2006 Cape Cod Bay 1 Striped Bass 9.8 Pounds

30" long

Deep Dive 9 inch plug

 

28th May 2006 Narrageansett Bay 3 Striped Bass 18-20 inches long, Returned Squid lure  

 

Saltwater Fishing Logs 2005

 

Date Location Total Fish Details Method

Photo's

           
2 October 2005 Cape Ann, MA 1 Striped Bass One 24.5 pound, 35.5" Striped Bass Plug (15lb line) ; Boat

 

17 September 2005 Cape Ann, MA 12 Bluefish Twelve Bluefish 7 to 9 pounds Fly ; Boat

Plug ; Boat

 

11 September 2005 Cape Ann, MA 3 Bluefish Three Bluefish 7 to 9 pounds Plug ; Boat

 

10 September 2005 Narragansett Bay, RI 2 Bluefish Two 4 pound Bluefish Fly ; Boat  
3 September 2005 Cape Ann, MA 13 Bluefish Thirteen Bluefish 5.5 to 9 pounds Fly ; Boat

Plug ; Boat

 

27 August 2005 Cape Ann, MA 6 Bluefish Three 8 pound bluefish

One 7 pound Bluefish

Two 5.5 pound Bluefish

Fly ; Boat

Plug ; Boat

 
24 August 2005 Cape Ann, MA Bought own boat      
20 August 2005 Cape Ann, MA 5 Bluefish

0 Bluefin Tuna

Three 8 pound Bluefish

One 7 pound Bluefish

One 5.5 pound Bluefish

Fly ; Boat

Plug ; Boat

 

           
           
15 July 2005 Merrimac River, MA 6 Striper Six Stripers 14" to 20" returned Jig

Lug Worm

 
15 July 2005 Plum Island. MA 1 Bluefish One 1.5 pound Bluefish Fly ; Kayak

 

8 July 2005 Chatham, MA 1 Bluefish

1 Striper

One 1 pound Bluefish

1 Striper 21" returned

Fly ; Wading  
7 July 2005 Chatham. MA 1 Bluefish

6 Striped Bass

One 3.5 pound Bluefish

Six Stripers 18" to 22" returned

Fly ; Wading  
6 July 2005 Chatham, MA 1 Bluefish

1 Bunker

7 Striped Bass

One 2 pound Bluefish

One 1.5 pound Bunker

Seven Stripers 18" to 22" returned

Fly ; Wading
25 June 2005 Ogunquit, Maine  1 Fluke One 1.5 pound Fluke flatfish Fly ; Wading  
           

 

 

 

 

 

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