I caught my first striper at “the Race” around 1 AM, drifting live eels and it was only a 28” striper but I was about 8 years old and I thought it was the coolest feeling. The Great Marsh stretches from Hampton, NH to Gloucester and it is the largest contiguous salt marsh in New England covering over 25,000 acres. I have a Ugly Stik GX2 Spinning Rod - 66” Medium. I got myself a canoe and would head out to the local ponds and have a ball with the bass. The tube and worm is my go to rig once mid June comer around, and I always find bass trolling the rocks off Lanesville, Sandy Bay, Lands End and Black Bess. Invest in some electronics they can tell you whats down below. Launching area for New Castle, NH:http://www.newenglandkayakfishing.com/modules.php?name=Boat_Launches&do=view_launch&state=NH&id=21 Massachusetts Plum Island "Joppa Flats" Submitted by NEKF Member "Bluefish" "We're everywhere." Hunting with … Block Island Sound Montauk to Block Island The preferred method of fishing for stripers around Long island and on the charter boats in Montauk is trolling with jigs, long tubes or umbrella rigs. The seas can blow up in a hurry, so be prepared. I will do a few passes in what I consider the key holding area, and then move on to another type of structure. The island has given up more 60-pound fish in the last 10 years than any other location on the coast (unless someone is being awfully tight-lipped). Most of the bass were in the low 20 inch range but we pulled up some keepers too. Yak across from the put in and you can pick them off blind casting from shallower water towards the channel. I generally don’t give up on my plan until I have gone fishless for about two hours. "Joppa", that's my answer. Bass 3 … Launching area for Winthrop (Deer Island): http://www.newenglandkayakfishing.com/modules.php?name=Boat_Launches&do=view_launch&state=MA&id=6 Massachusetts South Shore: Submitted by NEKF Member "Ernvaz" The area of water I have concentrated my kayak fishing has been at the confluence of the Fore River and the Weymouth Back River in Weymouth, MA on the south shore. No area has the diversity that Cape Ann does, from the rocky shores of Gloucester and Rockport, close islands, numerous coves, points, jetties, sandy beaches, inner and outer harbor, both ends of the Annisquam River and the tributaries that feed it. B lock Island, RI: The fabled waters surrounding Block Island need no introduction as a big-bass spot. I have also focused on the several rocky points such as at Webb State Park. The exchange of water here is real big and bait in the warmer and protected salt pond gets flushed on the outgoing into Block Island Sound where passing game fish can smell it for a long way off. Sep 28, 2020 #2 More blue fin … Then there’s the whole pond dynamic. Pay attention to the tides since the bay empties and fills twice a day. Off to the left of the channel is a nice flat. Some of my best nights came after I had pounded the water in the same area for an hour and a half. A strong northwest wind on the outgoing will make for a long paddle back to Water Street or downtown. The North River shad run is just gaining steam with smaller males still the bulk of the catch. In fact, in some years I’ve spotted them as early as late April! Big swimmers and chunk bait works well here, as well as surface plugs at dusk and dawn.. As June progresses, I focus on the rocky coast line for jumbo stripers. Hunting in Rhode Island. Indications are that the haddock fishing is as good as it has been in years with the action accommodatingly close to shore. The water drops from 8 feet to 20 feet on the outer side of the structure and it’s a perfect area to drag a tube through. Deer Island Schoolies. You know the rest of the story. Pete Santini of Fishing FINatics in Everett said that the Charles River is money from the locks all the way up to the Watertown Dam. It requires hard padding to keep in the strike zone, but it will often pay off with a big fish or a steady bite of just legal fish. I have to say though; this gets less of my attention. Great place to find fish early in the morning and late at night. I’ve been there when recreational yakkers went out for a paddle at sunset only to find themselves shouting for help finding the boat ramp an hour later. After a few years I jumped up to a small jon boat. Rocks that are under ten feet of water at high tide are high and dry at low tide. Tomo of Tomo’s Tackle in Salem told me of a harbinger of positive things to come, namely – pogies! The water warms quickly over the mud bottom and dropping tides will flush bait into the channels. A danny swimmer at first light over the boulder field can be very exciting! All anglers will be fishing for the combined total length of their two longest Striped Bass. Focus on the docks where commercial boats unload and often dump by catch for lunkers among the pilings. Just be prepared to paddle against the current if need be. These rocks hold fish consistently and are conveniently located near a boat channel. If you see a few, you throw it into reverse then walk in under stealth mode and hope to get a shot. “Striper action was very good before the wind picked up Thursday,” said Mark Keller at Bay Park Fishing Station in Oceanside. Jump ahead to 3 years ago. I have had stripers in a foot of water swim between my legs coming across that flat. I really enjoy walking through the oldest part of Newburyport early in the morning, or after most people are comfortable in their homes, with my yak to and from a trip on Joppa Flats. Weekends, and weekdays in July and August, can be crazy here during the daylight hours. Flounder are feeding among mudflats of Lynn Harbor and are being caught right from the shore! Charles Cinto duplicated the effort, landing a 73-pound striper near Cuttyhunk in 1967. This area has been very productive for me using some very simple and common techniques. Large schools of fish will drop out of the river and wait for the bait fish to flush with the outgoing tide. Seacoast Kayak is located on the Salisbury side of bridge, at the mouth of harbor, and there is launch spot nearby that offers access to the estuary and through the mouth to the ocean. The extreme tidal range combined with the deep walls around the southern tip of the island, result in dangerously strong currents. Since it is a channel the fish tend to hold close to the bottom. Wild and Scenic Rivers; Rhode Island Waterways ; Youth Fishing; Search Results For False Albacore Fishing. This narrowing holds fish. They’ll find there way to you. - Duration: 5:37. I check the tide charts to see which way the tide is moving, when peak tide is, and when slack tide is. Remember to have fun on the water, the fish will come! This famous Striper fishery … Bait remains plentiful, consisting of peanut bunker, adult pogies and mackerel. It’s like casting streamers in a river – very cool. Find what to do today, this weekend, or in December. If you see a blitz out in the distance, leave it alone. While shore-based anglers are shoulder-to-shoulder a couple miles to the south, hungry stripers are filling the marsh. Excellent bass fishing also reported in Quincy Bay. I was passed the boat docks , long walk back haha . Over 200 Vets going Flounder fishing ! Fishing spots near the parking area at Deer Island. Davin hooking up with some schoolies in Quincy Bay! They’ll come around again. It’s separated into two by another channel. The biggest fish in the report this week by far came courtesy of Liz of Surfland in Newburyport as encounters of leaping sturgeon throughout Joppa Flats are causing quite the stir. Steve Santucci of Steve Santucci’s Fly Fishing Guide Service said, “Fishing is red-hot as catching numbers of stripers in the 3- to 5-pound range is the norm. A good chum slick of clams will surely shorten your efforts to reach limits. The one thing they all want to know is "where are you going fishing?" All anglers fish in one of 4 divisions: Fly x Shore, Fly x Boat, Spin x Shore, Spin x Boat; Fishing is from 5pm Friday night, June 21 (virtual launch) to 3pm Saturday, June 22; Tournament boundaries are Boston Harbor to the Merrimack River (Deer Island - Plum Island.) The Narrow River is an excellent spot to dust off the cob webs and get into some of the first schoolies of the year. The Deer Island rip, Hull Gut, the Faun Bar, and many islands sometimes have standing waves and intense currents. Regarding striped bass in much of Massbay, it’s about as good as it gets right now! The pond itself has a marina and many homes around it. I decided on a Tarpon 140, the 160 didn't have a tank well yet. Let’s face it, it’s a lot harder to fish deep effectively with fly gear than it is with a tube and worm or a deep diving plug (or bunker chunks and lead!). If you want to go lighter tackle, you can fish for mackerel off the rocks too. I like to be on the water before day breaks. Rips, marsh, rocky shorelines, islands, bluffs, flats and so much more. Throwing a “howdy” type plug or pencil popper when the sun comes up can also be productive. Gotta get deep though. Bluefish will come in during late July and August so tie on some 80# leaders or some wire. Be safe and have fun. Each of these lures is customized to work best for the style. I use the floating line on calm days to prospect for fish or when casting to fish pushing bait over the grass beds along Water Street. Tennessee Fishing Rates With Jay Girardot. When the fish arrive a spot can go from dead to wide open, and it often does! Pick your poison. So how do you find structure like this? This steep drop off also tends to hold fish in good numbers. The skipper’s secret is to drop a sack full of clam chum down to the bottom. Early in the season (May 1st give or take 2 weeks), the first fish show up all along the South Shore (Menahunt Beach, South Cape Beach, Cotuit, Bass River, Red River are popular spots). A few noteworthy spots are Preston Beach, Devereux Beach, Castle Rock and the Danvers River. Striper Bait Co 7 Factory Rd , Milbridge, ME 04658 Wright's Bait 285 Marshville Rd , Harrington, ME 04643 Downeast Fishing Gear 50 Little Deer Isle Rd , Little Deer Isle, ME 04650 Bait Shed 12 Quarry Wharf , Swans Island, ME 04685 The first Lobster pound in North America was established on Beans Island, located off Deer Island. The resident population of eels will probably make the black sluggos very successful. Hey is there anything about the squid coming in. Try fishing near the Willow Island tailwaters and near stream and river confluences. About C-Worthy; May 24, 2010 Leland Lake Trout; Posted by: cworthy | July 31, 2011 Stripers on a Fly Rod Around Deer Island. Though I fish it now mostly from a kayak, my first experiences at Quonnie were in the canoe I had used for years dry fly fishing my home water, a big tailwater river, for trout. RHM posted a topic in Kayaking and Kayak Fishing Forum. For the early season schoolies, you can use a freshwater bass rod with 8 lb test and have a ball. The water on the northern side of the island is deeper, making it usually the better side to fish. I would cast to the shore line with one rod and had a shiner on a bobber on the other. -Thanks to all of our sponsors for making the 2013 Mass Bay Striper Shootout a huge success. Anglers reported excellent striper fishing on eels during the night tides fishing the South Shore inlets and in New York Bight to Governors Island and around Staten Island. Then right as the sun comes up, so do the bluefish. I typically put in at Middle bridge. June and early July are the peak of Joppa. Deer Island History and Little Known Facts (with thanks to Atlantic Coastguide 1998) Deer Island has been inhabited since 1770. I have focused on the mouth of the two rivers during the falling tides. We listen to our clients and will design a Lake Texoma Striper Fishing Trip to keep you coming back for more. Most any of the flats around Long Island, Deer Island, Rainsford, Peddocks and Grape Island have been worth the … I almost always use a fluoro leader and sometimes go down to 15 lb test to get the fish to bite. I typically spend my time on the other side of the harbor. Big fish will move up close to the beach fronts during the evenings, and places like Pebble, Cape Hedge and Wingearsheek all produce nice fish both casting surface plugs and chunking during the cover of darkness. I had a lot of luck in the "bass triangle" in the area farthest from deer island and from deer island across to castle island. The deeper areas will require a weighted tube to reach the fish along the bottom, but a weight is not necessary in the shallower water. Visit top-rated & must-see attractions. If you’ve never sat in a kayak in the middle of a bluefish blitz, you haven’t lived. Often fish are concentrated on the edges of the structure, either the front or back of a ridge. T&W on the far side of the rocks always produces. My approach to every Harbor trip starts with a plan. While she played the “where” part close to the vest, Skip suspects it was either the beach off Beauport Hotel, Ten Pound Island or inside the Dogbar Breakwater. For a chance at a fresh striper, take it to the rivers, namely the Danvers, Bass, North and Little Rivers. By all reports, however, most of the larger fish moved out to deeper haunts (and the specks and reds have gone MIA). Keeper plus fish are falling for Outkast Danny plugs as well as broken back swimmers. Full day 1/2 day or evening Striper/Crappie fishing trips available at a very affordable price for Lake Norman, Badin, Wateree, High Rock, Mt. -Check out the events tab in our forum for upcoming events. The mussel beds off of Woodbridge has always been a favorite spot especially when they get exposed at low tide and you can walk and cast into the deep drop offs. But remember, In shallow water you are seeing so little of what is down there. If you paddle around the Captain's fishing fleet at Plum Island make sure you don't encroach on the surfcasters. Storm Buster Charters - Boston . Pete did hear of a few keepers taken on SP Minnows and clams from the Green Harbor jetty and Peggotty Beach. Car top to a new destination. Once your hooked up you can be a long way down the river before you know it. During an East wind, I will fish the harbor or Ipswich Bay. With the yak I can sit right in the eddy behind the rocks and cast to either side into the deeper surrounding water. Required fields are marked *, Copyright © 2020 On The Water, LLC. And the blues sometime don’t seem to care what the tide is doing if there is bait. Don’t even try to chase them around. No problem! The tube and worm was my lure of choice, It fit right into what I did for bass. Dive sites on Deer Island should only be attempted by Advanced level divers experienced with diving in cold water, low visibility, and strong current. Hey everybody, new to the site and also new to kayak saltwater fishing (I have been freshwater fishing off a yak for 2 seasons.). If you don’t like yaking during the night attempt to concentrate on deeper water, like the backside of Thatchers island or off Dogbar breakwater. While still scratching his Buzzards Bay bass itch, Captain Brian Coombs of Get Tight Sportfishing discovered some good news down there that he bets will pay off locally soon – namely acres of mid-20” stripers feeding on the surface! Tangier, Pocomoke, and Lower Shore Fishing Report, December 4 Update: Many anglers in the area have turned their attention to stripers on the oceanside, fishing freshwater up the tribs, or deer hunting, but there are still stripers to be caught in the Sounds. To put it in perspective, many who are reveling in 30, 40 and even 50-pound stripers are whispering among themselves, “How big do you think the biggest bass down there is right now?”. Due to the rough seas, most of the reports have been from shore anglers who are still catching blues as well as stripers from rocky outposts all the way into Cape Ann. Some spots, like the Faun Bar and the Deer Island rip are obvious, but you need to develop an array of spots to fish when the bite is slow. I once talked with a much better fly fisher than me whose pleasure it had been to tease 40lb bass away from herding bait just off the east flat (lots of other possibilities there, but that’s another story) with a cast of a dozen small dropper flies he would strip out of the bait schools. Northern winds chase me to Loblolly cove to Braces Cove, and South Western winds I will fish from Straightsmouth Island to Pigeon Cove, or Plum cove to Halibut point. Sycamore Island has closed for the 2020 season. The grass by the clam shack on Water Street holds fish on high tides with a sunset. Many of us here were surfcasters and found the kayak as that perfect platform to get to where the fish are in a silent and subtle way. All Rights Reserved, Massachusetts Fishing Report – May 7, 2020. A 9 foot ten-weight with a 350 grain sinking line, and two 9 foot nine-weight rods. I look for ridges, rock piles, and boulder fields with strong currents moving over them. For the kayak angler, the opportunities are endless because we have the key to getting in tight to where the bass feed. There are visible rocks and a nice boulder field. Cuttyhunk has been the home port to many notable fishing guides. Locate them, figure out what they are eating and get a good cast and drift to one and you can be into your backing pretty quick. For stripers, I fish with arkansas shiner colored slug-gos on Gene Larew High-Tide jigheads in various sizes to mimic the size of the sand eels present (3"-6" or so). Individual maker of the heavy duty "hybrid" A-rig Trolls just like an umbrella rig, Guaranteed to put fish in the boat Go to top ; Share this post. Regardless of the ban, the herring are still there, which means the stripers will be right behind them and easily accessible with the right technique. Island. Beast Mode Active Member. In the early part of the season, the best action is with bass keying on herring. Fly fishing, jigs and plastics work well with the fast moving school bass. The feeder-rivers are home to spawning grounds for herring so break out the Sluggo’s and topwater plugs and head to the dams. One of the greatest spots in RI for a nice day on the yak is Quonochontaug pond. On the nine-weights I have added a ten-weight intermediate and a ten-weight floating line. The skipper did say that he has been finding plenty of haddock within a couple of miles of port. You will be on ledges just TEEMING with willing fish. Living on Cape Ann offers endless opportunities to locate and paddle into big fish, but it’s the ability to find protection from the wind and waves that makes Cape Ann the ultimate kayak fishing location. Some of our home waters has a little of everything. Speaking of blue fish, the last place I’m going to mention is Barrington beach. Today, several lobster pounds together are capable of storing about 3,000,000 at any one time. Find structure and you'll find fish. And I really liked how there is a whole road around the Island, definitely need to bring a bike . Just as often as keeper striped bass and the occasional cod or … Striper fishing tip from Bob Ponds. A canoe is still great for that – a high seat to cast from and a dry butt! For those interested in fishing Deer Isle's lakes, reservoirs and streams, there are some excellent choices including Steep Bank Beach, Green Ledge and Sheephead Island Ledge. Meanwhile, somewhat nearby lies the famed Deer Island striped bass fishing grounds and their associated inshore rib cage, the Faun Bar. The fishing at this harbor peninsula changes drastically with the tide, so survey the shoreline when the water’s out. The only big difference between fishing the Cape and Boston is the water on the Cape can be very clear. It’s time to go fishing. It’s hard to single out one spot, but Quonnie, because it was the first place I ever fly fished the salt, and because I happened to, out of dumb luck, stumble on one of those all night long blitz in your face kind of times, will always have a soft spot in my heart. With so much flat area it can be pretty easy to find an edge with the bass set up lazily in the current taking a morsel every minute or so. Everyone says it’s so easy to get your deer over there but the “off season,” so called, which isn’t actually a thing anymore, can be tough because the place is a mad house of distractions. It’s even possible to ride the very early outgoing out the breachway to fish the outside and then ride the early incoming back to fish the inside. There are plenty of places and a variety of times when Joppa is productive. Some are taken to dusting off their “canal” bikes and peddling to fish the Plum Island surf. To access Joppa you can launch from the ramp next to the Black Cow restaurant, the Water Street ramp, Plum Island Point, or the Parker River Wildlife Refuge. Eagle / Lowrance has an excelent tutorial and emulators for some of there units Take advantage of them. If the estuary is not producing and seas are calm, there are a couple of areas of submerged rocks about 100 yards straight outside and to the north of the harbor entrance that might be a worth a try. One of the best things about the pond is that there’s a huge flat to the west of the breachway mouth and the main channel. At night it is difficult to locate spots by reading the bottom—usually it is too dark to see, but you can understand the bottom by watching the surface. From my house it is a short walk to the old boat ramp on Water Street. Thank you to everyone that makes it possible!! The best time to fish on Deer Island is during the spring, when the herring and shad are running and the water is still cold enough to appeal to stripers. I don’t think there’s much of a problem in talking or writing about it because it is such a popular and well known place; there are very few beans left to spill about Quonnie. Take a look at an aerial photo from Terraserver or Google Earth and you’ll see what I mean. Deer Island Bass (Striped) Fishing Charters . I was hooked. Beth out trolling tube and worm off of Deer Island catching keepers! See the top menu for the button to sign up. In August I tend to fish more at the end of the day. Greater Boston Fishing Report. If you’re not taking a few packs of those Gulp mullets with you on your Groundfish trips, you’re fishing with a handicap. Some areas around the Outer Harbor can be counter intuitive because eddies reverse the current flow—this is especially true along the shores of Winthrop and Deer Island. In 1944 the Red River was dammed up to control floods, and Lake Texoma was born. Although there are plenty of fish in the bays, I prefer the coast. I grew up fishing on his Grady White Sailfish out in the North Shore of Long Island, out of Greenport and it was mostly stripers, fluke, and bluefish. In the fall, I just follow the bait and birds which can be anywhere. The west wall is the most talked about spot. Stripers up to mid-20” size have invaded the Weymouth Back River as well as Wollaston Beach by Black Creek. Since I fish at night, I don’t follow the birds; I pick my spots and fish them hard; I stay very tight to the structure that I fish. Jerry Smith is one of the premier live-bait Lake Texoma Striper Fishing Guides since 2014. For fly fishers, the incoming is really the thing though. Once September comes around peanut bunker usually show in great numbers and bass can be found chasing the schools anywhere. How fast was I going? If there is anyone here with a canal bike or bike set up for transporting fishing stuff, Deer Island has a paved road with many prime fishing areas to stop and cast. Inshore fishing is our Capt Pete family fun trip. Access. Deer Island is one of the American Thousand Islands. With the support of the MWRA, the Department of Fish and Game is constructing the pier to promote and improve programs and opportunities for saltwater fishing with the intent that those programs will increase public access to … Bigger water, stronger current, more bass. Sep 29, 2016 - Explore Bluefin Tuna Fishing Tees Fork's board "Striped Bass Pics", followed by 734 people on Pinterest. I will usually do at least four fishless drifts of a spot before I decide to move on, and when I do move on, I will often move a very short distance away so I can return when the tide is a bit higher or lower. You really have to be sure of what you’re doing though if you are going to try that stunt because the rips and standing waves are intense when the tide is going full bore. When you do locate a ridge or boulder field, reading your fish finder is key to staying on the structure. During the spring the Weymouth Back River has a good size herring run. Captain Rene Letourneau is the 2020 Orvis Saltwater Guide of the Year, finally. Pronounced current lines can show you spots that water funnels through; slick spots can show you where a ridge comes up close to the surface; roils on the surface can mark rocks or groups of rocks. Just be sure to get your offerings down. They must have been checking out the new structure. Eastern Long Island Fishing Late Summer Blue Fish and Stripers - Shinnecock Inlet , Cupsogue State Park Beach . Some pogies can already be found in Salem Harbor but naturally there are no fish on them yet. The best advice I can give you is turn off those stupid little fish and learn to read and adjust your unit. Full day 1/2 day or evening Striper/Crappie fishing trips available at a very affordable price for Lake Norman, Badin, Wateree, High Rock, Mt. Even at night on a high tide there are many boats motoring in the area. Half Tide Rocks by the American Yacht Club is another spot I like to use the sinking line. Eels at night, T&W, and swimming plugs are the ticket. Deer hunting on the island can happen two ways. We have every type of water imaginable. - NEKF Supporting membership registration is now open for 2014! I went fishing yesterday (Sept. 11) and cruised all around the harbor looking for fish. Small soft or hard baits seem to be the ticket and though much of the early action comes from short bass, plenty of keeper size bass take up residence in the estuary. In general, it will be deceptively calm in the morning with steadily increasing winds throughout the afternoon. In the fly box I carry a variety of clousers and deceivers, half and halfs, herring and bunker patterns, gurglers, sand eel clousers, shrimp, Chris Windram's One Fly, and Gartside's Wiggle Worm. It is easily accessible and provides fish the rocks, bars, and holes fish love to hide in. Five year old, mid-20” “ice-breaker” bass are plentiful and with backups on the way from Buzzards Bay, things are only going to get better. Once the water heats up daytime fishing is very slow. Stripers, some over 40 inches, are taking tube and worm rigs along the Winthrop shore from Deer Island to Revere Beach. Anybody have experience moving from one to the other? There may be nothing showing when you first arrive, but as the tide picks up (or slows down) the fish may show. Another benefit of the dead of night is that the captains and the fair-weather hardware boys, and even the wading fly guys pretty much abandon the place once real night sets in. Because you can walk the channel edge and way out onto the flats directly from the parking lot, Quonnie is also a mecca for wading fly fishers and others. I recommend launching early in the morning. Block Island’s empty roads and fields full of deer attracts a few hunters each year. At low tide Joppa might look like a featureless flat. Suds'n Soda Sports, a bait and tackle shop in Greenland could probably provide more advice as you are stocking up on worms and eels. In a yak off the mouth of the breachway you can run into some interesting fishing on the outgoing. It's hard to narrow it down to just 1 area. Boston Harbor. If that doesn't work, I got to 10 lb straight mono with a 4" slug or shad. Stripers up to mid-20” size have invaded the Weymouth Back River as well as Wollaston Beach by Black Creek. Mark’s catching with sand eel colored vertical jigs along with a teaser tipped with a Berkley Gulp Swimming Mullet. Nervous water charters home fishing lines stripers are still there for the taking sports striped b fishing success using live bait boston harbor top water stripers the fisherman construction underway at the deer island fishing pier m gov. The stripers are running between 12” and 26” and aren’t fussy. Once the water starts moving over it though, Joppa provides plenty of opportunities. Regarding the haddock bite, it purportedly is as good as it’s been in years with the ratio of keeper to short fish very favorable. Deer Island is a fabulous place to fish. Learning an area well will significantly increase your success rate. Again, a great early season spot for schoolies. Deer Island Felsenbarsch Angeln Angebote . There was a massive striped bass bite Tuesday morning from Deer Island to Castle Island with fish up to 48 inches in length. Note which part of the tide fished best and which direction the current is going. Boston Harbor also has the key that makes fish pile up around the structure: current. If the conditions are good, the mouth is a deadly spot. I caught my first striper at “the Race” around 1 AM, drifting live eels and it was only a 28” striper but I was about 8 years old and I thought it was the coolest feeling. The channel drops off quickly form about 7 feet to 35 feet of water. Big brown trout are still cooperating at Walden Pond. weather it is rocks, humps or drop offs Don't be afraid of lobster pots, they are there for a reason. There seems to be one of these guys about every hundred miles or so up and down the coast. Have confidence in the spots you pick! Good availability and great rates. September picks up again but my time on the water decreases from there through October, but so does the boat traffic. As of July 2019, the construction of a Fishing Pier at Deer Island has begun and is expected to be completed and accessible to the public in 2020. 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