Plum Island Fishing Tackle
Bait, Rods, Reels and Repair

Established 1960

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// Fishing Plum Island
APR
28
2009

April 28, More Shad

With the warm couple of days the shad catching has increased, most being at the regular spot at Rocks Village. A customer came in yesterday to buy some herring. He claims there are some decent holdover stripers way up the Hampton NH tributaries. This is a highly dubious report,
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APR
27
2009

April 27, Shad Hunters succeed

Our pal Eric connected with some shad over the weekend. Had three on and landed one. Shad are pretty bony, and most folks catch it for the roe as opposed to the meat.    Here’s a site dedicated to shad fishing along the east coast. http://www.woofish.com/shad.html   The
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APR
23
2009

April 23, Shad hunters fail

It’s just about time in the Merrimac River that the Shad should be showing up. George Bossi spent an hour or two casting darts yesterday but came up empty. Rumor from a third party says (and could be a lie, as fishermen have a reputation) that someone hooked up yesterday.
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APR
21
2009

April 21, Waiting for the fish

This weekend saw the anglers working themselves into a lather. The primary action was on the Party Boats, with a hit or miss situation. On Friday the Captain’s Charters had a tough day, but Saturday and Sunday they got a good supply of cod and haddock. The Challenger had a
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