A couple open boat charters on the 48 Viking with Capt. Phil Dulanie at the helm had decent trips but perhaps the best of it was the Mike Farrell charter with 25 yellowfin in the Hudson Wednesday to Thursday. COM IF YOU WANT A SPOT OR THE WHOLE BOAT or Call - 732-272-4445 The northeast wind put a big dent in fishing today, but that worked in my favor when I cast from shore in Shark River during a light rain with no boat traffic.
Boaters planning to fish next month's JCAA Fluke Tournament can save 30 and make themselves eligible for extra winnings by taking advantage of an early entry today, as detailed by Paul Haertel JCAA Fluke Tournament - Sign up by 7 24 for Early Incentives On August 5th, 2017, the Jersey Coast Anglers Association will hold its 23rd Annual Fluke Tournament. This year there will be special cash prizes for early entrants (enter by 7 24) who catch the largest fluke, 1st place - 1000., 2nd place - 500 and 3rd place - 250.
Once we got the spread set it took about 5 minutes before 5 lines went down. Unfortunately we were covered up with big jumbo blues. Kept pounding the area weeding through the blues as we were reading some good tuna marks.
SAT) Today we ran an open boat Fluke trip and the AM was tough due to no drifting conditions, it was like being anchored so we power drifted which helped out a bit. We have our Fluke dates posted in the open boat forum and our facebook page as well.