Blog, Cape Cod, Fly Fishing, Long Reads

On the seventh day, there were stripers

I had checked this beach on six consecutive days, watching the fall bounty of peanut bunker stack up in the bubble weed and the seabirds meander along the shoreline, picking at shells and eelgrass. Three of the six days, I found fish—micro stripers gliding through the shallows chasing singular baitfish and shrimp. On the other […]

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Blog, Fly Fishing, Recent Reports, Stripers

Weekend Warrior: Estan Aqui

It is officially striper season here on the Cape and surrounding areas. Here’s a quick forecast and fishing plan for ya: The boys and I are gonna go out tomorrow to try and catch a few. It can be a little tough to pinpoint where exactly you’re going to find the most success with these […]

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Blog, Fly Fishing, Podcasts

Patrick Cassidy of Cape Cod on the Fly, Podcast

In this episode, we chat with Patrick Cassidy of Cape Cod on the Fly. We deep dive into strategies for finding and catching stripers on the flats in Cape Cod Bay and the rips off Monomoy. We also chat about striper movements and progressions throughout the season, break down the Macro, Micro and Nano of […]

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Boat Fishing, Fly Fishing, Uncategorized

Heads like elephants

The blurry lights of the city didn’t make nursing a 4am wine hangover any easier. There was only one other trailer in the parking lot–that sinking feeling was back in my stomach. We had heard we missed the bite. Yesterday was the last day. Why didn’t you get up here last month? We were a […]

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Blog, Cape Cod, Fly Fishing

Weekend Warrior: Look at all those chickens

And by chickens, I mean feeding, dive bombing, screeching birds. Thousands of them! This week, the bait fuse was lit across Buzzards Bay, the Southside, and Cape Cod Bay. And of course, waves of migratory bass followed. We really have two major size classes all the way from Buzzards Bay to Boston right now– 22″ […]

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