Had regulars Dan and Tony out today to takeAdvantage of a small weather window. Did someTrolling finding small tunny, changed gearsAnd hit the gear for mahi, landed 3 nice gaffers,Hit some wrecks and jigged cod to 15lbs.
Left the inlet with Capt Phil at the helm withMe in the pit with Adam and 2 of his steller crew-friends Chris and Jay, buddy-photographer Mike with son Bryce,And superstar puller angler Dr Phil Infantolino, mind you This is the same angler who owns the state record BlueMarlin to his credit and has landed over 150 bigeyes!Got to the canyons and started to troll weeds whichwere brutal, Even though we were tournament fishing the CR team Chunked a few for the crew for the grill nailing 2 yellows to50lbs for the grill. Want to thank The CR team for a great Time and truly had a great time spending time with Jay, and Chris who Is the best on water chef I have experienced, and chatting with Dr Phil!
Hey guys this past week we have been doing Maintenance to get ready for the Manasquan Marlin Tuna club tourney. Running The Canyon Runner, Mini Mamba bars in purple black Have been the ticket, bar closely resembles sandeels the tuna have been on, nice size Mahi are around as well and eating the bars!
Had Andrew out with kids Harrison and Corina And buddy Rich. These Yellows were the nicer jumbos making them difficult to Land for my inexperienced crew, did manage to get 3 to the boat to 60lbs losing many more.
Had Jeremy backout again for bft with buddy AngelTook advantage of the weather window and got to the Grounds early. Soon after the guys wanted aShot at mahi, no luck, hit a wreck for cod no luck, we Decided to get home for lunch to grill the fish up
Made ourway to the southernCanyons, went on the troll and found the lifeRight away, had mahi, skippies and yft bites intoDark. In the morning had fish on the trollRight away, bite lasted for a few hours landing half aDozen yft, mahi, and our first white marlin of the season.
Made our way to the bft Grounds and bad nothing on troll, was marking fishDeep so decided to chunk and jig, had actionRight away with some nice mahi. AfterA few hours went back on the troll and wasUneventful for us, had one knockdown on a Way way back bally.
Went closer to the Beach and landed a few fish from the first pod. Then it was total mayhem, bass were blowing up bunker Out of the water, then the bass started chasing the bunkerInto the bathers on the beach, never seen that before!When the dust settled we landed 10 fish to 40lbs.