Plum Island Fishing Tackle
Bait, Rods, Reels and Repair

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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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MAY
17
2018

MAY 17th Report

Well Bob Smith continues to have the knack with the bucktail jig so far. He was down the river this am and hooked up two more “keeper” sized bass at the dead low tide. He said he saw about 15 guys out on the sandbar area but didn’t see them catch anything. Mike
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MAY
10
2018

NTA Lures have arrived!

Even if the fresh run of stripers haven’t arrived on the oceanfront of our little island, Isle of Plum as one fisherman puts it, NTA lures sure have. Thanks Neil for getting us these lures just before the season starts. Because some of you might just be interested in making
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MAY
10
2018

Schoolies under the bridge

Well we had our first fisherman come in to let us know that he caught 3 small fish under the Plum Island Bridge area. biggest one was 19″. We asked him what their coloring was like and he said a muddy brown so these are “holdover” fish that hang around all year
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MAY
07
2018

Let’s get the season going!!!

This week’s hours: Monday – Thursday  7 am – 7 pm Saturday & Sunday 6 am – 7 pm Well one thing we do know is that the rivers are loaded with herring. Reports have come in for both the  Parker River and the Merrimac River. Everyone has told us that
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MAR
23
2018

SAVAGE GEAR REBATE

OPEN THIS WEEKEND!!! SAT 8-4  &  SUN 8-3 Opening full time in April (will post hours soon…promise) Well Savage Gear is offering a mail-in-rebate just in time for the arrival of our spring order of Savage Gear Products. I can say we are well stocked in the paddle tails
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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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FEB
28
2018

Save April 21 for Rocks Village Cleanup

Hey everyone.  We are hoping you could save the date for the 16th annual Rocks Village Cleanup on Saturday, 4/21/18, starting at 8:00 AM.  Coffee, donuts, bags & gloves provided.  Last season the first shad were caught on 4/20, so bring your rods! SaveSave SaveSave
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OCT
11
2017

Dreaming of a Fishing Vacation?

These guys came in to the shop a couple weeks ago and started piling up the plugs and gathering all sorts of terminal tackle. We finally asked, “Why so many plugs?” “What’s going on?” “You know something we don’t?” Come to find out
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OCT
09
2017

October Sea Life

So the area is still infested with small schoolies. We have had many fishermen this weekend informing us of the 30 + fish they are catching. The inside of the rivers seem to be full of them along with the oceanfront. Just had a fisherman in and he did well at Sandy point right
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