Plum Island Fishing Tackle
Bait, Rods, Reels and Repair

Established 1960

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AUG
01
2017

Fresh Pogies At The Shop

We just got a couple buckets of fresh Pogies delivered. Caught this morning. This striper candy is on ice and ready for you folks to chunk, Yo-yo, cast, or troll. The big bass were on the schools of Pogies this morning on the beach, and the schools of Pogies were exceptionally
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JUL
28
2017

Fresh Mackerel For the Weekend!

Yes, after a couple of weeks of them missing, the cooler of fresh mackerel is once again full. These were caught locally yesterday afternoon and brought right to the shop, so they’ve got all that fresh aroma the stripers love. Come and get them while they’re here,
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JUL
27
2017

7/27 Thursday Report

“Couples that fish together , stay together” JEN SMITH CONROY   Monday’s weather sure put a damper on things the last few days. The ocean was churned up and a bit hard to navigate Tuesday. Some of the boys hit the beachfront in the wetsuits and said they
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JUL
21
2017

Big Girls Catch and Release

Letting Them Go. Though we post a lot of shop weigh-ins, and have since 1962 or so (ask to see our picture books from back in the day), there are a lots of local fishermen that practice Catch and Release for most or all of their fish. I’m one of those guys, and the friends
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JUL
18
2017

Pogie

Pogies off Plum Island This morning the Pogie show opened again. The fish were flipping about in quite a large school off the beachfront. These were pretty big, and easy to snag. While Jim, Dave and myself were there between 5 and 8 am, folks were live-lining them in the
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JUN
29
2017

2017 Drive-On Surf Fishing Permit Process

NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release Date: June 27, 2017 Contact: (978) 465-5753 Refuge Releases LOTTERY Details for 2017 Drive-On Surf Fishing Permit Process Those interested in applying for a 2017 Drive-On Surf Fishing Permit at Parker River National Wildlife Refuge may do so
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MAY
15
2017

May Hours

    MAY HOURS MON – THURS        6 am – 8 pm FRIDAY                      6 am – 9 pm SATURDAY              5 am – 9 pm SUNDAY                5 am – 8 pm
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APR
21
2017

Shop Deals! Stormr 20% Off. Sale Buckets 20-50% Off

We’ve got lots of deals at the shop. Now is the time to get your surf top and hats, gloves, socks for the raw days of spring fishing! STORMR NEOPRENE SALE! For a limited time only April 21 – May 14 20% Off All Neoprene Products at Surfland Discount also applied to
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APR
19
2017

As Kay Would Say…

As Kay would say, “Some of the fellas are catching schoolies in the Parker already” — Tom S Tom reports this osprey picture from last week was a couple hundred yards away over the marsh behind the refuge.  Definitely a striper as other pics you could see dorsal
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APR
05
2017

Rocks Village ~ West Newbury Cleanup on Sunday April 23

April 23, 2017 at 8:00 am April 4, 2017 Event Overview This is a community service event available to everyone. Each year in April, Eric Roach organizes a cleanup at Ferry Park in West Newbury.  It is a beautiful stretch of the Merrimack River just upstream of Rocks Bridge.  This
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