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October 2015

Weekend Outlook For Fishing

Yesterday a huge swell showed up and the surfers were in heaven, for hours.  The fishing was nearly impossible in the surf so I checked out the boys catching monster waves.  We have a lot of great surfers in this area.  It was mind numbing to watch some of these monster waves crash onto the shore.  You can see the power and feel…
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“Boooo-B-Que by the Sea” BBQ cook-off

“Boooo-B-Que by the Sea” BBQ cook-off Oct. 30-31 at Delaware Seashore State Park Live auction for low digit surf tags will also be held   REHOBOTH BEACH (Oct. 29, 2015) – DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation will host the first-ever “Boooo-B-Que By the Sea,” a two-day statewide barbeque cook-off competition beginning Friday…
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Scotton Landing Fishing Pier to close

Scotton Landing Fishing Pier to close Nov. 2-13 for re-decking project DOVER (Oct. 28, 2015) – Public access to the Scotton Landing Fishing Pier on Barkers Landing Road near Dover will be closed from Monday, Nov. 2 through Friday, Nov. 13, DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife announced today. The closure will allow the…
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Full Moon, East Winds,and King Tides Equal …

Not heeding my own warning in the last article, I headed to Dewey today to pick up Matt Adams to hit the point.  Now I knew the water would be bad at high tide, but I figured it would calm down quickly, and we could get to he point or close at least after high tide.  Whoops!  I ran into Boots on route 1 and he said that Herring point…
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October’s Full Moon Fishing

Tomorrow night the 27th, is October's full moon, it will be totally full at  8:05 AM.  Known in the northern hemisphere by Native American tribes as the Full Hunter's moon, Harvest Moon, Blood Moon, or Sanguine Moon.  This was named for the fact it is the time of year that the game is all fattened for the winter and it is time for the…
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Weekend Outlook

The winds today were steady and annoying in the surf, water was stirred up with sand, much different from the crystal clear water the past few days.  It will clear up in a day or as soon as the winds lay down.  We saw some blues move past early in the morning, but after that it was hard to see anything.  The beaches are still really…
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Lewes Drawbridge Will Close Tonight

Don't panic it is only for one night so the drawbridge can be inspected.  Savannah road will close at the drawbridge from 11 Pm until 5  AM.  Deldot will have detour signs up a little before the inspection starts.  Keep this in mind if you intend to use route 9/Savannah road in Lewes.  If you are headed to the Cape Henlopen State park…
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Fort Miles Is Getting A Facelift

Okay first things first.  I went to the open house tonight about the Fort Miles Proposed Draft Master Plan Open House.  Only reason I went ... again .... was to talk to the Director of Parks Ray Bivens to clear up some misinformation.  This is just a proposed phase one and the money was raised by Fort Miles and earmarked a while ago.…
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