Gusts Over 30

As I was having my last dinner in town before heading to the Great American Outdoor Show in Harrisburg, PA I was surprised to get an email from Captain Monty Hawkins of the Morning Star with a fishing report.  I say surprised because at one point this morning I was standing in the parking lot… Read more »

The 20 Pound Tog Club

It was a pretty mild day today as far as late January is concerned, and this morning the sun was shining and the wind was light.  We had some clouds and wind move in this afternoon, but it was well after the Togfathers were able to put the bend on some reely, reely nice fish.Captain… Read more »

18 Nice Fish for Dinner

I just returned from my first trade show of the season at the Baltimore Boat Show and it was a good event to get things going for this winter.  I met a lot of nice folks and handed out a bunch of information and I’m already looking forward to the next show in Harrisburg, PA.I… Read more »

Nearshore Toggin

Nice day of nearshore toggin for Captain Monty Hawkins of the Morning Star today and the next episode of Hooked on OC showing how he rolls.Had a loooong tog trip scheduled today. Weather forecast convinced me it would be best to play it safe. Shortened the hours and lowered the price substantially – stayed under… Read more »

Pool Was A Tie at Over 27”

Greetings from the Baltimore Boat Show!  Today was day one of my winter trade show season as I embark on my annual mission to get folks to Fish in OC and it was a good first day.  We’ve partnered with the boat show and the Spring Mix II to offer a giveaway for an offshore… Read more »

Snuck A Quick Trip In

Had an ok weather start to the day today, but it turned nasty by this evening with rain, wind and very chilly temps.  The wind picked up late this afternoon too and looks to blow for a little bit so it was a nice day for Captain Monty of the Morning Star to sneak in… Read more »


Had a nice weather window today with mild winter temps, mostly sunny skies and light winds making it a great day to get out on the rip.  The wind will blow a “gale” tomorrow so the ocean is out for a day or so, but hopefully she calms down quick because tog fishing is pretty… Read more »

Holding Tog Already

We’ve had some very unseasonable temperatures the past few days and today the wind was light which made conditions ideal for getting out on the water.  We look to see cold temperatures move into the area by the end of the week, but as long as the wind doesn’t blow we’ll have anglers heading out… Read more »

And Cold weather looks to warm up substantially tomorrow and through the weekend, but unfortunately the wind looks to blow as well.  There are still some short rockfish hanging out at the route 90 bridge and the tog bite is just getting started, but now is the time of year we have to hope for a… Read more »