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Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 06-23-2010, 02:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 764
Posted By MarkS
To go to Race Point it's a well marked right off...

To go to Race Point it's a well marked right off of Rt. 6.....then a couple miles to the beach parking. Either way on the beach...going left leads to the Point itself, but you'll need to go past the...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 07-03-2009, 05:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 744
Posted By MarkS
I fished the Race out of my Kayak last Saturday...

I fished the Race out of my Kayak last Saturday AM. LOADS of big fish in big schools....I didn't myself see any mackeral, but the sandeels were thick in schools of varying sizes....smaller in by...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 10-31-2008, 09:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,621
Posted By MarkS
I fished on Monday also....beautiful weather,...

I fished on Monday also....beautiful weather, surf still quite high from the blow over the weekend....Fished dropping tide in the early AM at a non-breachway estuary mouth that usually fishes well...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 10-24-2008, 10:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,621
Posted By MarkS
Say Gseries, Few places to launch a...

Say Gseries,

Few places to launch a kayak...depends on surf.

You can try the area by narrow river...launch off the beach.

I've also launched several times at the deep hole fishing area in E....
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 10-20-2008, 11:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,749
Posted By MarkS
Tried the westernmost of the rhody beaches and...

Tried the westernmost of the rhody beaches and causeways last friday through the midday....decided it was just too nice a day to spend at work....saw one small fish cruising in clear water...no...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 10-15-2008, 02:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,749
Posted By MarkS
Fished the outer beaches this past Monday early...

Fished the outer beaches this past Monday early AM.....

Zip for me and for everyone else I passed on the beach....didn't have the kayak with me to check out further offshore...

MAybe Rhody next...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 10-06-2008, 01:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,749
Posted By MarkS
Fished at the end of the Cape yesterday AM. ...

Fished at the end of the Cape yesterday AM.

NADA from the beach in the hour surrounding sunrise....

BUUUTTTTT...lots of scattered bird activity off shore...so as the sun went above the dunes, I...
Forum: Bluewater Extreme 07-02-2008, 09:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,460
Posted By MarkS
thanks for the tips guys....Have caught lots of...

thanks for the tips guys....Have caught lots of fish from the kayak....stripers, bluefish, albies, bonito up here and variety of other fish in other places.....

Have also caught bigger...
Forum: Bluewater Extreme 06-30-2008, 10:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,460
Posted By MarkS
Suggestions for gear? I was looking at...

Suggestions for gear?

I was looking at getting a TFO Bluewater HD...I have an older Bauer M7 spooled up with braid and a line. I'm interested in getting a (small) one from the kayak and was...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 06-13-2008, 11:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 853
Posted By MarkS
Fished the bay from Eastham on 6/7 from two...

Fished the bay from Eastham on 6/7 from two different spots.

In the early AM came across a BIG school of Bluefish lazily finning the glass calm surface....donated a handful of flies...well worth...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 10-16-2007, 01:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 546
Posted By MarkS
I was feeling a little under the weather on...

I was feeling a little under the weather on Sunday night...cough cough...:wink: So decided i would make a day to South County.....Turned out to be about my best day of the season too.

Got to...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 09-10-2007, 02:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 646
Posted By MarkS
Ended up launching at Menauhant Beach....right...

Ended up launching at Menauhant Beach....right next to where we were staying...into some heavy winds and seas washing over the boat on a regular basis.

Plenty of fish around, but a bit tough to...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 09-07-2007, 11:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 646
Posted By MarkS
Thanks Josko, I'm appropriately cautious...

Thanks Josko,

I'm appropriately cautious about the current through Wood's Hole....not sure I'll venture into / across on my first trip out there, but will look at the current info to get an idea...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 09-07-2007, 09:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 646
Posted By MarkS
Josko, By "something bad happening to your...

Josko,

By "something bad happening to your car" do you mean a ticket...or something more heinous? I was figuring that parking should be an easier deal here after labor day, and since I was...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 09-06-2007, 02:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 646
Posted By MarkS
Falmouth Kayak Launches

Hey all.

Will be down to Falmouth for a family function for the weekend...looking to try for hardtails from the kayak early on Saturday AM...I'm not usually down that way...might someone suggest a...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 08-31-2007, 11:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 708
Posted By MarkS
Fished around P-town last weekend...SCADS of...

Fished around P-town last weekend...SCADS of p-bunker all over the beach at Herring Cove, as well as near shore....Bluefish feasting, though fishing was MUCH better from the kayak than it was from...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 08-10-2007, 01:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 440
Posted By MarkS
I have a couple 6-wts that I'm happy with in a...

I have a couple 6-wts that I'm happy with in a variety of settings. have used these off the back beaches as well as in estuaries. This was my first choice rod for surf fishing in CA before I moved...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 04-13-2007, 11:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 540
Posted By MarkS
Went to a wedding in Naples a few years back... ...

Went to a wedding in Naples a few years back...

Fished from a little dock in one of the estuary systems right at sunrise....used nothing but a gurgler, and caught countless snook...from little up...
Forum: Warmwater flyfishing 12-21-2006, 12:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 746
Posted By MarkS
Snapping turtles

Couple summers ago I stopped to fish for some bass on my way home from work...tied a medium sized clouser on and cast out.....

About the tenth cast had what felt like a solid grab, which then...
Forum: the Rod Rack 11-09-2006, 12:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,305
Posted By MarkS
Hey Herb, Not sure about matching colors...I...

Hey Herb,

Not sure about matching colors...I gather the REC guides you are using are a silver metallic?

I'd suggest trying out the American Tackle line...I've used two of their guides (both...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 10-25-2006, 10:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 751
Posted By MarkS
Getting Down

Hey SJ,

Sounds to me like your get down set-up is about as good as it gets.....

Key is density, not just weight....I won't have the weights exactly right, but a 10-wt line weighs something like...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 10-05-2006, 11:37 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,354
Posted By MarkS
Hey SJ, I too believe stripers that large...

Hey SJ,

I too believe stripers that large can be landed on fly, though not sure about whether it's possible in the same location. When I lived in CA there were LARGE stripers in a freshwater...
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 09-27-2006, 10:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 525
Posted By MarkS
what bears?

Several years back my wife and I spent 3 weeks in Alaska, including a week in a forest service cabin (bush plane drop off) on Kodiak Island. We were right on a big river / lake system, choked with...
Forum: Pacific Northwest Sea Run Forum 09-05-2006, 08:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 535
Posted By MarkS
Lived in the Bay Area (Sunnyvale most...

Lived in the Bay Area (Sunnyvale most recently...close to San Jose) for 12 years before moving back to the East Coast.

What fishing there is really depends on how far you want to drive.

In the...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 07-21-2006, 08:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,826
Posted By MarkS
Ditto with BigDave...take the 10....should be...

Ditto with BigDave...take the 10....should be perfect for tarpon, and with a sinking line on would be just fine for the deeper water stuff....ie big jacks and the like....

I'm partial to shooting...
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