Capt. Chris Di Stefano of Wall fished the Manasquan River Marlin Tuna Club Offshore Open from Wednesday afternoon to Friday morning aboard Crisdel from Brielle Yacht Club. The Manasquan River Marlin Tuna Club awards dinner was postponed to Sunday at 3 p. m. in the Manasquan River Club.
September 2, 2016 9-2-16 The morning started with a fast drift, as the wind slowed down so did the drift and fishing got better. We had keeper fluke to put in your cooler on every drift , we moved around and fished in deeper water.
Senior had 3 nice keepers along with kelly who landed a couple beauties fishing in the Bow. Capt. Dan has had Excellent Porgy fishing the past several nights, some Big fish in the mix and we have seen the first of the Croakers and Weakfish.
We went out at about 10 30 a. m., and had lots of action, but just as other experts had assured Many there were no stripers -- until a last effort when my sand worms were left alone long enough by bluefish and I reeled a bass of about 30 inches alongside, where Many removed the circle hook barely in its lip in the water for the release at 7 p. m. During late morning, Many worked some of his favorite summer spots in Raritan Bay which produced dogfish and small sea bass before he spotted a couple of breaks.
All kids 14 and under will fish for FREE when accompanied by a full paying adult every Monday - Thursday from now through September on the Miss Belmar Princess. Miss Belmar t-shirts are in both long and short sleeves in black, indigo blue, white, charcoal grey, khaki, silver and light grey for adults.
Atlantic Highlands fluke September 2 02 September 2016 Capt. Tom Made both morning and afternoon trips again today. We are watching the weather and we are going to try to make the morning trip and we don't know about the afternoon.
Catch Some Labor Day Lunkers Thursday, September 1, 2016 Fishing is still good with Porgies and now that the Seabass season ended we are catching Fluke, Blackfish and Triggerfish. Fishing on The Dauntless is a perfect way to celebrate the Labor Day Weekend!