Plum Island Fishing Tackle
Bait, Rods, Reels and Repair

Established 1960

Category

// Catch and Release
SEP
13
2017

Skunk Man and the Albie

Well Albie Fever has started. A lot of people are starting to head to the Cape, Martha’s Vineyard, and Ct (LI SOund) in search of this fast paced fish that gets everyone’s blood boiling. Today I received this great letter from one of our fishermen. Thanks John and
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SEP
10
2017

September 10 – Weekly Report

So the story lately has been all about the Cape Cod Canal. Shoulder to shoulder, fishermen 2 to 3 deep, people casting over you, lines getting tangled. Jeez, who needs that. That doesn’t sound like fun does it? Okay, all kidding aside. Yes, the Canal has been hot. And
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AUG
12
2017

ANDY HAS MADE THE BIG BOARD

Congratulations to Andy Kelly for his fish of lifetime. Andy weighed in this 52″, 51 pounder in the wee hours of the mourning the other day. Those Kelly are a secretive bunch and I couldn’t get much info from them except that it was caught along the oceanfront. 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
20
2017

Thursday Report

Sorry folks, been lax with some pictures and a report. Just not enough time in a day! But today I got one for you. Some folks have been saying that the fishing has gone a bit a slow. There has been an unbelievable amount of pogies in the area and the guys are having a hard time
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JUL
09
2017

Weekend Report

JULY IS HERE!  ~~ SUMMER IS HERE!  ~~ THE BIG FISH ARE HERE! The boat action continues to fairly productive for most fisherman. There have been Pogies around, more Mackerel than there previously has been, and some Pollack that the Stripers have been feasting on. Some fisherman
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JUL
04
2017

Fly your flag today!

  July has started with a bang! There are fish everywhere! And all kinds of fish. Everyone is telling us there are stripers, both big and small all over the place. Some days they are just rolling around and you cant get them to take anything because they are just not hungry or
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JUN
30
2017

Move over Lit Doc the Hell Hound is here!….and other stories~!

AJ Drivas of plum island and Myke Fortier or Ipswich Massachusetts have been fishing together there whole lives. They have recently been using the hellhound white jerk bait along the beach of plum island and been having quite some luck getting into some bigger fish. After picking
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JUN
26
2017

Big Fish are Here!

Scott Pelkola is from Paoli, PA. He is up here in MA visiting his nephew Brian. The two came to Plum Island to fish the southern end of the island for the low tide. What a morning they had! Scott hooked into this huge fish at 6:30 this morning during the bottom of the outgoing
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JUN
04
2017

Weekend Report

For the most part the weekend was fantastic. We had a lot of happy fisherman that told us they have done well. Low tide in the mouth was very productive for most fisherman. Again, lots and lots of schoolies. Again, some bigger fish off and around the jetties. Some of the boys
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