Monthly Archives

March 2017

Summer Flounder Are Here

The Henbit is flowering big time in the fields, those little purple flowers and that usually indicates it is time to start catching summer flounder.  A few days ago the first summer flounder of the year was caught in Virginia.  Usually by this time of year, someone catches at least one flounder in Delaware from the inland bays and the…
Read More...

From Stripes To Blues

Congrats to Mike Duncan for the first documented keeper striped bass of the season, and a huge thanks for the release.  Over the weekend we did a lot of fishing in different areas with a lot of different gear and colors.   Not much was hitting the colorful rigs, jigs, and bucktails.  The bass all seemed to prefer white swim shads, and…
Read More...

Route 24 Closed In Long Neck

Replacement of Crossroad Pipes Will Require a Portion of SR 24 to be Closed Long Neck:  The Department of Transportation (DelDOT) would like to alert motorists that the removal and replacement of multiple crossroad pipes will impact the following roadway: 7 a.m. on Monday, March 27 until 5 p.m. on Friday, April 7, pending…
Read More...

The Delaware Outdoor Expo Was A Huge Success

We had a great time at the Delaware Outdoor Expo on March 11 at the fairgrounds in Harrington.  The turnout was overwhelming, with over three thousand people. At one point there was a line at the door for a good hour and a half. Everyone had a great time, and the vendors were all very pleased. For a first time annual…
Read More...

Weekend Outlook For Fishing

If you haven't seen the weather though it is going to be windy, Saturday is going to be a nice day in the seventies, and Sunday is looking pretty good too.  There is a slight chance of rain Sunday but it should still be a good day and the overcast skies will be perfect for striped bass fishing.  Which by the way has been good in many…
Read More...

Delmarva Outdoors Expo Available Accommodations

Since this is a three-day event and we have a lot going on, many have been asking where can they stay.  We have the campground on the fairground's property available.  You can camp in an RV or a tent for $35 a night or $100 for a three-day package for a space.  You can register on the fairgrounds website for a campsite or RV space.  …
Read More...

Striped Bass Are On The Move

Everyone is asking when is the spring run going to start.  What everyone should be doing is fishing, seriously.  The cherry blossoms are two weeks early, dogwoods are blooming already, and trees have huge buds.  Spring was basically here the last week of February, and the fish started moving around.    The Henbit in the fields are…
Read More...

Delmarva Outdoors Expo Sponsors

The Delmarva Outdoors Expo would like to thank our sponsors and if anyone is still interested in sponsoring this great event we would be happy to have you on board.  Just get in touch we have many levels available.  Meet some of the area businesses  helping us right now ... WBOC is a presenting sponsor.  They are helping us immensely as a…
Read More...

Heads Up Susquehanna Flats Anglers This Could Be You

This is from my buddy Joe Yack and a warning to anyone fishing the Susquehanna flats this year.  Seems DNR is targeting striped bass anglers heavier this year.  People have gotten fines for taking pictures. IF YOU FISH THE SUSQUEHANNA FLATS YOU MUST READ THIS! This year (2017), there is an increased enforcement on the Susquehanna Flats catch…
Read More...

Spring’s Winter Fishing

Happy St Paddy's day! The water temperatures have plummeted heavily since this last winter blast.  The Inland Bays and tidal creeks have dropped almost fourteen degrees.  At the beginning of the week Masseys Landing was in the upper forties and today it is peaking to about thirty-six degrees, dropping as low as thirty-four degrees the last…
Read More...