Great fishing in our local waters and an awesome early birthday present for me.What a beast on standup gear a real challenge to fight these beasts straight up. Fish was caught on a shimano tiagra 80 wide with 80 lb momoi diamond and 160 lb fluorocarbon leader.

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Slow fishing but managed our limit today.The south wind really affected the bite, they were biting very different today. White leggers were the key once again.

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Well guys we managed to get a ghost aka (bluefin tuna)in our own backyard yesterday.I got an invite from R.J and his brother Cody who run the boat Jersey Nutz Sport fishing out of Shark River,NJ to go on a mission to catch a bluefin.We had a general idea of where they have been so we decided to make...

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Great fishing today even with the hollowing Northeast wind in the morning.Overall we did great with coming off the full moon. Most of the fish were caught on white leggers.

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Well let`s start off about the weather today, of course NOAA had it wrong AGAIN !! They called for 20-25 laying down 15-20 that never happened. Fishing was very challenging today but we did manage to get our limit.Check out our video of today.

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Outstanding tog fishing is all I have to say!  First drop had we some fish over 5 lbs in 64 ft of water and they were chewing on everything. Second drop was the most insane tog fishing I have ever experienced, as soon as you hit the bottom it was game on. It did not matter what you put on your hook...

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We had our annual East Coast Hooked trip this past saturday to Gloucester, MA and with the very dismal reports from a lot of captains we  decided to go anyway. Before we headed to the fishing grounds we stopped outside of the inlet to snag some live mackerel and herring for bait.As soon as the live...

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It was nice to get away from Jersey and visit Long Island for a change of pace to fish with one of my good buddy's Adam Myles on the Offshore Obsession. Left Shinnecock inlet at midnight and headed to the hudson for a day troll for the early bite that only produced one long fin at first light at the...

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Posted by Racheal McGinnis on Jun 10, 2013 under

On our first trip on the East Coast Hooked boat we decided to make a shakedown run and fish for some tilefish.Conditions were flat with a long southeast swell after the tropical storm.We arrived to the grounds at 8 am and 10 minutes into fishing we got a nice golden tile that was 31 lbs caught by Da...

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Well guys I had a chance to get out yesterday and fish with my buddy Mark. We arrived to the grounds at 7:00 am to find a lot of boats fishing in the same area for a wednesday.With such a chilly morning and the water temperature at a cool 50.5 degrees the bass were a little skiddish to bite.We first...

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I had a chance to get offshore with Denis today and he put us on the fish as usual.It didn`t take for more than 6 drifts and 3.5 hours to get our limit.We had sea bass up to albs and porgies up to 3.5 lbs. By far some of the best size fish and some of the best sea bass fishing I`ve ever encountered....

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I had a chance to get out after hurricane Sandy on a friends boat to do some wreck fishing which was some of the best wreck fishing in a long time.If you wanted sea bass you put on a clam,if you wanted blackfish you put on a green crab, thats how great fishing was.I hope everyone fared well with the...

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 I had a chance to get out with Mark today and do a little bass fishing on Wednesday. Getting around the hook we saw a lot of birds working so we decided to stop and try trolling for a little bit and got on our first fish within minutes. Mark continued to work the 30-34 foot of water off the beach ...

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It's been overall a tough season this year for our boat and the captain(my dad). Between his heart attack and the boats many issues we have only fished a handful of times.I got a chance to fish on the Big Dog with captain Craig Burrows,his daughter Hunter,Tony and Al Aveena for an overnighter in the...

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Posted by Racheal McGinnis on Jun 24, 2012 under

6/24 Spencer/Wilmington

We started to fish towards the 100 line in the 78 degree water half way between the Spencer - Wilmington  area along with a mob scene of boats and managed to put up a pretty decent catch considering the boat traffic. After putting a few nice 45 -50 lb yellowfin in the box i...

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Posted by Racheal McGinnis on Jun 23, 2012 under

6/23 Mako Tournament

Mako fever report very slow fishing we fished the Virginia and then made a move to the mako hotel only managed 6 blue sharks.

After hearing a couple local of reports and the seeing the water push in towards the 100 we decided to give it a shot at the warm water before it pushe...

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Posted by Racheal McGinnis on Apr 11, 2012 under

Striped Bass Trip

Mark and I got a chance to do some back bay bass fishing after a couple of blowout days. We started fishing about 8:30 am  and within 5 minutes of fishing Mark found the fish in about 25 ft of water that produced a doubleheader.After that we continued to pick fish throughout the ...

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