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April 2017

Fishing For Blues Is Off The Hook

The weather this weekend is going to be beautiful, you need to go to the Delmarva Outdoors Expo!  Fishing will be awful, I promise. I'm kidding!  Fishing is off the hook, especially for bluefish.  Seriously they are all over the place.  Even in areas we don't usually see them. The last couple of days including today the tide has…
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Update On Whale At Port Mahon

Yesterday a small whale washed up against the fishing pier at Port Mahon.  Alex Tkachuk was there fishing and sent me a couple of pictures.  Someone there called DNREC, and I called Suzanne Thurman at MERR.  They sent a crew out there to decide what to do with it which most likely would be tow it off the pier out into the bay or even…
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Win A Charter Trip From The Delmarva Outdoors Expo

WIN A CHARTER TRIP!!! ... Delmarva Outdoors Expo weekend passes purchased before the event will only qualify for this giveaway. Order your weekend passes ahead of time to be entered to win a Charter trip with Fish Whisperer charters. You will also receive ten extra door prize tickets. Door prizes will be given away every 15 minutes all weekend.…
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Delmarva Outdoors Expo Has Something For Everyone

The first annual Delmarva Outdoors Expo will be held on April 28th to the 30th at the state fairgrounds in Harrington, Delaware.  Darrell Meade wanted to organize an outdoors show in the area and he has hit a home run.  "I wanted to do something on the scale of the Harrisburg show for this area, we have always needed a show like this.  Delmarva…
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Bent Poles And Straight Hooks

Two years ago today was roughly the beginning of this yearly bluefish run.  Since then I have had to keep pliers with me just to re-bend my hooks. You have to love the fight of these gator bluefish.  We have been having a lot of fun chasing them up and down the coast.  When and where is the question on everyone's mind.  We have been finding…
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The Stories Of The Catch Are Just As Fun

The best part of fishing are the stories, you just never know what madness will ensue during a normal day of fishing.  Today the reel friend surf fishing crew are fishing at Cape Henlopen today.  Sue Sokira text, call me you get a chance you have to hear this story.  I call, she answers the phone ... "So Jason Duncan is reeling in a skate and…
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Spring Has Sprung!

Just before my trip to fish with my brother and father last week I fished with Gene from Backwater Angler up on the Gunpowder. This was one of three trips in a row where I'd sat on the freeway in hours of traffic while watching the weather go from perfect to awful before I was even close to the river.  Gene and I fished a stretch of water I'd…
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Good And Bay Day Of Fishing

We all have those days.  One day is hot as hell and the next is a total skunk, today was that day, the skunk and it felt like hell.  We went back to the Cape Henlopen Fishing pier beach and it was a total wash out.  It happens.  For all of you complaining of the "spot burn" get over it, the tackle shop, Lighthouse Bait and Tackle are…
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