Plum Island Fishing Tackle
Bait, Rods, Reels and Repair

Established 1960

Category

// Catch and Release
AUG
16
2018

Andy, Ed, Zach & the White Shark

So it’s our turn for a story about a shark……. Andy, Ed & Zach were fishing from the boat last night along the southern end of the island. The first time they saw the shark was just before sunset. Ed had a fish on and was fighting the striper when the fish
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AUG
07
2018

A Break in the Summer Doldrums?

Well it was certainly a slow end to the month as far as fishing went. With things this slow there just hasn’t been anything to write about…..plus I was away. Sorry. Well I’m back now and it seems that with the opening of the southern lots in the refuge the
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JUL
22
2018

7/22 – WEEKLY REPORT

Sorry folks, been lax on posting this week. This weather hasn’t helped and it is only going to get worse this week. A bit depressing isn’t it? BUT…………….the fish are already wet so it doesn’t bother them, so put on a wetsuit, rain
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JUL
07
2018

Very Sorry……….been a busy week and I just haven’t found the time to get a report done. So many people have come into the store to give us their condolences……………we thank you. But as in the previous report we fully believe that
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JUN
29
2018

Day of Josh

Josh Najem sent us some pictures from Joppa today. Looks like Joppa in June is holding true. There are usually a lot of big bass that show up and hang out in Joppa this time of year so it looks like it really doesn’t matter if you are fishing at night or during the day,
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JUN
20
2018

Weekly Report

Wow, some wind the other Monday night. Mugsy from the shop reported winds of 50 mph at his house on the northern end. And some small waterspouts over the ocean that he could see from his rooftop deck.  But other than the storm that blew through it has been a perfect week of
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JUN
16
2018

MISSION ACCOMPLISHED

Well this photo says it all! Congrats Roberto………welcome home! Just sent to us this morning…… This week again we have seen a few of the bigger fish and have heard of many schoolies being caught. Since low tide has been early in the am and just before
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JUN
07
2018

A Tale of Two Sturgeon – leave both alone

Yesterday we posted a photograph of a small sturgeon caught on the flats. It’s created a conundrum and we want to clarify. According to the Fish and Wildlife people, Be forewarned, they are an Endangered Species, and should be released with the least amount of damage to the
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JUN
06
2018

June 6th – The Merrimac River & Joppa Heating Up!

BIG FISH ARE HERE! David Tsao sent us a picture today ……………….. This morning on Joppa, 45.5”, bottomed out my 30lb Boga, so don’t know how much she weighs. Cody Nixon and Justin Gould just came back into the shop to give us a report. They headed
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JUN
03
2018

JUNE 3 – WEEKEND REPORT

Reports this am is that there is some weed on the front beach. One fisherman was in to tell us that he kept dragging in some with every cast. So, “It’s River Time”. The river is still producing lots of little fish for pretty much everyone that has tried their
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