There wasn t much doing this morning when I walked down to the Bay Head surf, though I did see one Spanish mackerel caught. Riley couldn t get them on Gulp, but the hooked fluke up to a 17-incher on the strips.
The Miss Belmar Princess is sailing daily for blues, bonito and mackerel from 7 30 a. m. 2 30 p. m. and every afternoon from 4 30 p. m. 8 30 p. m. for fluke, sea bass and ling. The Royal Miss Belmar is sailing daily from 7 30 a. m. 12 00 p. m. for fluke, sea bass and ling.
Atlantic Highlands fluke fishing August 11 11 August 2019 Capt. Tom Made both morning and afternoon trips again today. On the afternoon trip the conditions were better and we had plenty of short action and more keepers then the morning.
FISHERMEN Very Good Sunday Fishing Certainly one of the Top ten days of the season both Weather wise the Fishing today!Perfect drift all day and once we got the line on the fish, it was game on with a few guys catching their 3 and several others with 2 along with plenty of Big Sea Bass.
A gusty and cool northwest wind didn t help, but we were treated to the sight of decorated boats participating in the Festival of Lights There was some good news on the fluke front today. They were gone when I started popping, but I did get one solid hit before heading for breakfast, Scott Leadbeater fished his 20-foot Aquasport out of Atlantic Highlands yesterday along with Tim Moger of Belmar as they scratched out two legal fluke among some shorts off the Nay Pier and in Chapel Hill Channel in good drifting conditions with the west wind and outgoing tide.
Pool winners J Waterstone Trenton NJ 7 pound 14 ounce Fluke with a limitBob Plasket Medford NJ 8. 1 pound FlukeMonthly leader is Todd Armstrong Point Pleasant NJ 8 pound 6 ounce FlukeSome nice big Seabass most trips and even a few fat Ling being caughtSchedule remains the sameHalf Day Fluke and Seabass daily except Mondays sailing at 8 am and 2 pmAll Day Marathon Fluke and Seabass every Monday 7 30 amOctober SEABASS schedule will be posted soon keep an eye on our website and Facebook pageCapt RyanJamaica II