Plum Island Fishing Tackle
Bait, Rods, Reels and Repair

Established 1960

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JUN
20
2019

Big Fish Move In

This week has either seen some bigger fish move into the area or bigger fish get more active. A lot of fishermen from the boats telling us while they are catching schoolies they can see the big ones under them and it is frustrating! This past Saturday our own Nick took his friend
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JUN
16
2019

HAPPY FATHERS DAY!

It certainly has been a busy week here on the island. There are tons of the “micro” schoolies around giving a lot of people some fun action on light tackle. Last night exploded along the oceanfront with people returning for more bait.  Sea worms were king last night
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JUN
09
2019

WEEKEND REPORT

We have seen the arrival of the “micro bass” into the area more this week. Those little guys are hungry and we have had many reports that they are feisty and put up a little fight on light tackle. They have been gobbling up worms and clams by the pound. We had a few
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JUN
03
2019

Big Fish Move In

Monn and Landon Chhouy from Lowell came down to fish the southern end of the island tonight for the low tide. This father and son team came in, got some mackerel and no sooner did they get their line into the water the fish started to bite. We definitely have a new school, a
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JUN
03
2019

John & Haley’s Beach Day

John Szostak and Haley Lavigne came to Plum Island this am about 10:30. They got some worms and headed out to fish the high tide on the oceanfront on the Parker River Wildlife Refuge. They had a fun day fishing catching small bass on worms. Hours later and it is now the middle of
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JUN
03
2019

The Mighty Merrimac

JOPPA FLATS Finally are hearing about some action in Joppa Flats this past week. With high tide being mid to late morning the action picked up for most. Baits of choice have been some top water, soft plastics, and of course the infamous tube-n-worm.  And with all the gloomy
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MAY
27
2019

MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

Not sure how many of you know this but our dad, Ray was a veteran. And a lot of our customers are veterans. In honor of him, our customers, and to all those that serve (past, present, and future) ………………….Thank You! What better way to
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MAY
25
2019

The F*#@ing Wind

What a crazy week with all the wind we have been getting in the area. Some days were hard to fish the mouth of the Merrimac River so a lot of people fished the oceanfront or the southern end of the island. But the fish still were biting. Overall despite the wind it has been a
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MAY
20
2019

Sandy John

Who needs Game of Thrones season finale when you have this guy. Look at him! John has done well at the southern end of the island on small fish, but now the bigger fish are arriving and he’s catching those too! What a great picture John, thanks for sending. Other reports
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MAY
19
2019

Weekend Report & First Weigh-in for 2019

Lots and lots of fish around this weekend. We haven’t had anybody tell us they got skunked. It was a busy day on Plum Island yesterday what with our Demo Day and then Plum Fest kicking in for the afternoon you were lucky if you were able to grab a place to park and fish
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