(Friday) Today we ran our open boat Sea Bass trip and the fishing was excellent. (sat) This A. M we ran another Sea Bass trip and the fishing was super again,the first drop we had a good blast of nice fish coming up and then the shorts took over.
Since the ASMFC has voted N. J. out of compliance with their Summer Flounder Management Plan, it's now up to Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross as to whether we'll be able to complete the season with three fluke at 18 inches. I joined Bob Correll of Bay Head and Joe Farrell on Joe Reap's Reaper II from Manasquan as we never saw a bunker on the surface all morning and had no hits trolling.
The Miss Belmar Princess is the largest, fastest and cleanest fishing boat in Belmar. With Miss Belmar s 3 engines and a total of 2,100 horsepower, she is the first boat to the fishing grounds every day and we guarantee it.