Posted on April 21, 2019 Red drum could have been a NJ catch 100 years ago Rich Swisstack (see photo below) has been into a surf bite of big red drum at Cape Point, Hatteras, N. C., but a century ago those same fish were being caught along the central N. J. Shore where channel bass fishing in the Barnegat Inlet area was the best in the country and those fish were the primary inshore game species for N. J. anglers. Striped bass are now the primary inshore game fish, and that fishing should resume tomorrow, after the Easter break, in Raritan Bay.
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and no party boat reports were filed by 6 p. m. Yet, Dave Lilly of Hazlet said it was flat calm all day in Raritan Bay. He ventured out with a friend in a small boat from Keyport, but there were dark clouds and they stayed in the back of the bay where there was plenty of trolling action with stretch plugs but all from the same 18-23-inch bass we were catching in the back of the bay in March.
Sailing daily for stripers from 7 30 a. m. 2 30 p. m., and then for the blues when they come in, weather permitting. The Miss Belmar Princess is the largest, fastest and cleanest fishing boat in Belmar.
Atlantic Highlands stripe bass fishing April 19 19 April 2019 Capt. Tom I did not put a report up for yesterday but we did make both morning and afternoon trips. On the morning tip we jigged the bass with shads and jigs and caught mostly keepers.
Captain Brett Taylor of Reel Reaction Charters has been out on the water and says the back bay bass bite has been pretty good when you can make it out as there are lots of15-20-inch bass hitting soft plastics at some of the structure locations. CDATA a. cmp shareicontextlink text-decoration none line-height 20px height 20px color 3B5998 font-size 11px font-family arial, sans-serif padding 2px 4px 2px 20px border 1px solid CAD4E7 cursor pointer background url( static.
April 19 -- Excellent Bass Fishing Friday, 19 April 2019 23 54 Written by Capt. Derek Incredible bass fishing again today for the Paul Rubee charter with fish being taken on shads and a few on the mojos while we were looking around. CDATA a. cmp shareicontextlink text-decoration none line-height 20px height 20px color 3B5998 font-size 11px font-family arial, sans-serif padding 2px 4px 2px 20px border 1px solid CAD4E7 cursor pointer background url( static.