April 20, 2024

Last month our first 20 group fishing trips of the year sold out within 48 hours!  Fortunately I just added a new batch of trips to the books, and in this post I'm going to tell you all about them.Online registration for this brand new batch of My Fishing Cape ...

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Group Trip Registration Is Now Open!
April 19, 2024

10) Practice Makes PerfectOdds are you stowed your fly rod this past October or November and haven't seen it since. For many of us, it has been 5 or 6 months since we picked up a fly rod. I don’t know about you, but over the winter months, my “muscle memory” ...

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10 Sure-Fire Strategies to Boost Fly Fishing Success this Spring
April 11, 2024

It's still super early in the season to be fishing for stripers.  The first migratory schoolie striped bass of the year probably won't show up for another three weeks.Nevertheless, yesterday afternoon I felt that familiar "itch" to head out and give striper fishing a try regardless of the fact that ...

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Fishing Wareham for Holdover Stripers
April 2, 2024

I pulled into the beach parking lot yesterday afternoon and was surprised to see a man lying on the sand a couple hundred yards down the beach.  I was debating walking over to see if everything was ok when a woman on her phone popped out of a nearby car ...

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Sunset Stripers | April 2nd Fishing Report
April 1, 2024

This afternoon I headed out in hopes of catching a highly effective bait for holdover striped bass. Conditions were quite pleasant with a very light breeze and an air temperature of around 50.  The marsh was still brown but I did catch a few shades of green here and there, which ...

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Catching Bait for Holdover Stripers
March 21, 2024

Yesterday afternoon I set off around 3pm to do some more kayaking and fishing for holdover stripers on Cape Cod. Over the weekend I had success catching my first striper of 2024, so I was eager to get back out there and give it another try.However, this time I figured I ...

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Kayaking the Backwaters of the Mid-Cape
March 17, 2024

It was dark and breezy last night as I made my way down the mid-Cape highway.  There were very few cars on the road, especially compared to the busy summer season.I was inspired by the recent catches of striped bass that have been posted to the Winter Stripers thread inside ...

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My First Striper of 2024
March 14, 2024

It had been a while since I last went fishing.  For me the month of March has consisted of a lot of video editing work, and most recently, attending and speaking at the New England Saltwater Fishing Show in Rhode Island.So it felt really nice to be driving down the ...

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My First Holdover Striper Trip of the Year | March 14th Report
March 8, 2024

There was a lot of cigarette smoke swirling around the bait shop as I carefully twisted 220 pound wire around a black swivel. Bob, one of the regulars, had been telling fish stories about the good old days at Nauset beach, while simultaneously puffing his cigarette.I didn’t mind the smoke ...

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Demystifying the Tube and Worm
February 14, 2024

The fishing community on Cape Cod is buzzing with excitement as we gear up for spring! And before we dive into this post and video about surfcasting, I'd like to remind you of a few upcoming events that are on the horizon...On March 30th in Hyannis we are hosting our ...

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Feb. 3rd Fishermen’s View Meetup | A Guide to Safe and Successful Surfcasting on Cape Cod
February 6, 2024

Fishing enthusiasts and angling aficionados, gather around as we dive into a comprehensive Zoom call crafted from a seasoned fisherman's insights.Our journey through this 1hr and 30 minute Zoom is tailored to elevate your 2024 springtime fishing experience, focusing on 3 different fish types, including the cunning Tautog, the beautiful ...

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Springtime Inshore Fishing Zoom Call with Captain Cullen of Cape Star Charters
January 31, 2024

Striped bass pretty unique creatures if you stop to think about it. What other fish species can be targeted in open water, up tight to the beachfront, in rivers, harbors, bays, canals, estuaries, rips, rock piles, shoals, and drop-offs as well as in a variety of other interesting environments.Without a doubt ...

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3-Way Rig Fishing Live Eels for Stripers