Plum Island Fishing Tackle
Bait, Rods, Reels and Repair

Established 1960

Category

// Catch and Release
MAY
22
2018

MAY 22 REPORT

The past few days have been a mix of reports from fishermen who have been all over Plum Island and beyond. Here are a few of the lucky ones….. Monday 5/21 Nick sent us this picture on FB….Great day today. Second cast! 29 inches. Released. Caught on clam belly. Sunday
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MAY
18
2018

MAY 18 – REPORT

This morning we had Cathy and John that were fishing bait down at the mouth of the Merimac River come back in to let us know that they caught a few fish. All undersized but nice fish regardless. Last night we also received a report and picture from Bill Mosher that fished inside
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MAR
17
2018

Boston Fishing in March

Boston Dave, Carl, Josh and some others have been enjoying the Spring(?) fishing so far. The inlets of Boston have been producing fish in the ranges of 14″-29″. These fish stay the winter and are now becoming active once again. Dave says that these fish are Boston
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MAR
12
2018

Plum Island Surfcasters Meeting: Shad Fishing

Club Meeting: March 20, 2018: American Shad Fishing in the Merrimack River presented by Eric Roach Please join us for a discussion of fishing the exciting spring-run of American Shad in the Merrimack River. The focus of the presentation will be on fishing the lower Merrimack,
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DEC
05
2017

Holiday Hours 12/9-12/24

(12/9 – 12/24) Weekdays 10-5 Saturday 8-5 Sunday 8-3 ***Closing after Christmas for a break, opening Jan 20th (weather permitting!)*** Or Leave us a message, we will be checking the answering machine! 978.462.4202 Not that you need them now unless you are going on a trip,
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OCT
20
2017

Winthrop Blitz

Tony Aiello sent us this video last week through FB and wanted to share with our Surfland Team. Tony took his son fishing after school and again, like the OTW video that we shared, it has been all about the peanut bunker and the fish chasing them around the coastline! Thanks for
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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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