Three Bays (Plymouth, Duxbury, Kingston) season in review

The 2019 season in our little Bay was an interesting one. During certain windows, it was some of the best fishing we've ever had for stripers 40" and up. The ‘Three Bays”—made up of Plymouth, Kingston, Duxbury—are an absolute mecca for light tackle and fly fishing. If you've never fished the many channels, rips, eelgrass …

Here’s what really happened at the ASMFC Meeting and what it means for 2020 Striper Regulations

*In depth summary of the meeting can be found here. Much of my info here came from Ken Perotte's piece. There's lots of confusion surrounding the decisions made by the ASMFC board at the meeting last night, and it all seems to be focused around two words: conservation equivalency. Regardless of this mysterious "conversation equivalency" …

Ryan Franklin shore-based sharking, podcast

In this episode, I chat with Ryan Franklin, local expert in the art of all things shore-based sharking, about everything you need to know to catch monsters from shore. We also talk expensive swimbaits and lament about slow times at the Canal (just kidding). The dogs make a guest appearance.

Report: Stay fly

You always need a plan. Sure, catching stripers--especially of the large variety--is almost always the primary goal. You can say “I really want to catch a big bass on the fly” or “let’s try for stripers tossing spooks around structure .” These are great plans. But last week, when Todd of Dupe a Fish, Geoff …