Plum Island Fishing Tackle
Bait, Rods, Reels and Repair

Established 1960

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// Fishing PI with Steve G.
JUN
09
2013

6/9 weekend report Ipswich / Newbury…..

Hi Guys, Put in quite a few hours this weekend, most late and dark. A 2 am alarm comes a lot sooner than I thought, but it has certainly been worth it. Myself and my good friend and exceptional fisherman Gabe Chuckran AKA “The Top Water Assassin” joined me. We have
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JUN
03
2013

Weekend report & first clients of the season…

Hi Everyone, I had my first clients of Plum Island Surfcasting Guide Service this past Sunday morning. I was joined by Jake and his father Pete whom live in Newburyport. We met at Surfland and hit the beach front  sandbars around 5am. I was impressed as both were competent
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MAY
16
2013

Get out there!!!!

Hey everyone, Fish are here!!! Get out there and find them!! Here is a few pictures from today…. Taken Thursday afternoon – 5/16 – beachfront 30″ inch fish taken earlier that morning….weighed in at 11lbs on the boga. ( thats a 10’6 rod for
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MAY
14
2013

Tuesday 5/14….First cast??

Howdy you fish addicts! Today marked the last day you are “officially” allowed to have your dog down on the beach, so I decided to take a half day and take my favorite fishing buddy “Cobb” out for this last beach outing till October. Well I have to say I
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MAY
12
2013

Weekend report….

Hi Gang, The season is upon us!! I finally got my first few fish of the season on Saturday….mouth of the Merrimack, Beachfront and back marshes have all produced fish. Get out there folks and start tossing some small bucktails, plastic swimmers and you will eventually
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APR
07
2013

What is this??

Hi Everyone, So after some feedback I finally noticed what looks like a “fin” in this picture….what could it be? I was originally thinking it was a bouey but i’m not so sure now that I enlarge the photo. This was taken last weekend when I was out taking
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APR
02
2013

Changes to the Plum Island Beachfront

Hey everyone, Unless you have been living under a rock the past month or so, you have no doubt heard about the erosion and damage that have befallen the island as a result of hurricane Sandy and this winter’s numerous storms. While the destruction to the beachfront
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MAR
05
2013

Introducing Plum Island Surfcasting Guide Service!

Hi Everyone! I’m happy to introduce Plum Island Surfcasting Guide Service this season!  Based out of Plum Island, I will be focusing on this area as well as areas in Ipswich such as Cranes and Pavillion. Given the fact that I fish nearly 7 days a week during the season, I
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JAN
31
2013

Lessons learned..

This past spring I had an especially scary experience which taught me a valuable lesson, knowing my limits and when to just let a lure go. Growing up as a fly-fisherman, I was accustomed to getting my fly hooked on a bush or a tree behind me. I had no problem pulling the branch
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JAN
29
2013

“If I could only carry 5 lures in my bag….”

Much like a Boy-Scout, I like to be prepared for any situation when it comes to surf-fishing. If you are like me, your plug bag is likely packed to capacity at all times. Before any outing, I would assemble my arsenal for whatever bait & conditions I think I may encounter. I
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