The hot giant tuna run continues in North Carolina as the Canyon Runner boated ithier second 115-incher of the winter season. Adam La Rosa also reminds all who missed the Canyon Runner Seminar in Atlantic City that there are only a few $99 tickets left for Saturday’s seminar at the Huntington Hilton in Millville, Long Island. They’ve also set aside 10 tickets which are available at no charge to the military or first responders. Call Adam at 732 842-6825.
Capt. Jim Freda will be speaking at the Canyon Runner Seminar on inshore tuna techniques.
It was a February day to remember until the southwest gusts came up in the afternoon, but it looks fishable for blackfish in the morning with northwest winds at 10-15 knots with some gusts to 20 before diminishing to 5-10 in the afternoon. The Ocean Explorer has enough customers to sail, and will depart at 7 a.m. from Belmar.
Saturday is looking even better for the 7 a.m. offshore porgy trip on the Jamaica from Brielle (732 528-5014).
The Philadelphia Fishing Show opens at noon Friday and continues through Sunday in Greater Philadelphia Expo at Oaks.
Check tomorrow’s blog for the new mako shark regs.