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Old 08-07-2010, 07:32 PM
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I' ll be camping up at the top of cape next week w/ the family. Plan on purchasing a beach permit for the truck. Any ideas on were/ when I might cast a line in that area? I figure I'll be able to sneek out at first light and get a couple hours casting in each day and maybe again just before dark while we are grilling lobsters on the beach..
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Old 08-08-2010, 06:55 AM
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Old 08-08-2010, 10:56 AM
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Just look for the birds and busting fish - lately there's been a lot of big blues in tight and occasionally the big bass come in from the rips and push bait against shore. Everything seems to be moving quickly on the back beach and you pretty much have to stay on top of them unless you're in current where fish are working in a pattern you can stay put and work the fly under the current. I am anxious to get the wheels back out on Nauset ORV trail any day now.

You can get over to Herring Cove on the inside or work along the outside good luck it should be interesting up there. I like the Patio grill for margaritas and people-watching
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Old 08-08-2010, 12:34 PM
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LOL... yeah wouldn't you know the week before we arrive is family week and the week we are there..... well, it's something completely different..


Thanks for the tips Juro, I'll be sure to pack some bite wire just in case it's a blues fest.
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I'm beginning to worry about you especially with the title of your other post.
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If you plan to fish in the AM.Be "on the sand" before 1st lite [4-430].The bite will last for about 1 1/2 hrs.Move from point to point.Bring a spinning rod.You may need the distance.
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I'm beginning to worry about you especially with the title of your other post.
No worries mate. I'll have my wife and daughter to protect me....

saltfly, if I can't reach them then I'll just practice casting .... but I may take the two hander just in case
4:00am uhh.... I'll have to limit the margaritas
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I was up at race point with a buddy last tuesday, and although there was a fierce wind, the blues accomodated us by pushing the baitfish (tinker mackerel, I believe) up into the suds. At times they were literally within 3' from the beach. I didn't need to resort to my surf rod. A small white and blue deciever did the trick. Be prepared to do some running and/or fast walking because it was back and forth most of the morning. We had quite the workout. We also had the advantage of bright sunshine at our back and could easily see them swimming close to shore. These conditions made for a good morning of fishing. A good time was had by all!

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