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  1. Striped Bass Forum
    Hi Guys, Last year i fell in love with surf fishing for stripers and this year im looking to catch some fish! I am going to Avalon the weekend of November 9th and I am looking for your opinions, 1. Do you guys think its too early in the run to be there that weekend and should I go further...
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    Hi, I am new to fishing stripers, and I am wondering what kind of lures should I use for fishing for them. I am going to be fishing at LBI in northern jersey. Should I even use lures, or just stick to using bait. I am just wondering because I personally prefer to use lures because it is cheaper...
  3. Striped Bass Forum
    Hit one of the area bridges right at slack high tide in anticipation of setting up for the moving tide. HOWEVER, I noticed dozens of stripers cruising around the bridge lights in the dead calm water, so I went right to the white bomber topwater lure. I could not keep the lure in the water for a...
  4. Striped Bass Forum
    Saturday the wind was HOWLING and the bay was far from calm. We got to the Somers Point ramp just before the afternoon high tide. I had second thoughts about heading out in the tiny 16.5 Wellcraft , but some nice guy at the ramp handed me a bucket of live green crabs, so I decided to set sail...
  5. Striped Bass Forum
    First off, sorry if this area is for Pure striped bass and not for hybrids. I rarely go for them, but when I do... it ends up an epic trip lol! Went out at Spruce Run Reservoir the other evening for a quick run for some hybrid striped bass. Went over our first pod of fish and 3 planer flags...
  6. Striped Bass Forum
    MEANT TO PUT NOVEMBER 13TH: FINALLY got a trolling motor bracket installed on the Wellcraft. Fished the back out of Somers Point using artificials and live eels with a buddy. Moved from spot to spot looking at every lump, drop off, and ledge we could find. After about 3 hours of searching, found...
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    I got the report right up after we got into the crazy jigging action so people could get out there while the fish are here - finally getting a chance to post a little of the video we took. I'm getting so psyched going back through the footage. Yeeeehaaaa! Such a great way to bring it into the...
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