The striped bass migration has passed by NY/NJ Bight, but that doesn;t mean there are no stripers left in the area.
Chuck Many proved tht point Friday when he put his nephews Lukas and Jake into 17 released bass on Tyman from Highlands despite having to fight through smooth dogfish at times.
Today’s weather forecast pretty much shut down fishing, but small craft warnings qre going down this evening — and Sunday starts with northwest winds at just 5-10 knots before going southwest in the afternoon. There’s a chance of showers.
The Jamaica from Brielle had good bluefishing yesterday and continues those 7:30 a.m. trips. It’s all been on jgs and teasers. Jeff Huick of Jamesburg won the pool with an 8-pounder. The Jamaica has a few openings on tuna trips at 10 p.m. Monday and Tuesday. Call 732 528-5014 for reservations. They’ve heard of both blufins and yellowfins being taken short of the canyons.
The Canyon Runner from Point Pleasant has a discounted spot on its July 6-7 canyon overnighter. Call 732 330-5674 to grab it at $1600
Capt. Dave DeGennaro has his Hi Flier from Barnegat for charter or individual anglers on Sunday and Monday. Barnegat Ridge for bonito or the Reasor for bluefins are among the possibilities. Call 732 330-5674.