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How To: Fishing Long Island, Bahamas with Chris Connelly

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We caught up with Chris Connelly who escapes the cold and the New England off-season with annual trips down to Long Island, Bahamas, not to be confused with New York. Given its remote location, anglers can expect tricky flights and puddle jumpers from Fort Lauderdale to Nassau but it’s all worth it to escape the cold and get on some good fishing. Due to it’s limited accessibility, tackle and gear can be hard to come by but every year, Chris puts together a “Hogy Lure Reef Kit” that includes 1oz Pro Tail Paddles in bone and olive, Heavy Minnow Jigs,...

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How To: Casting to Blitzing Striped Bass with the Hogy Sand Eel Jig off of New Jersey

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We spent 15 minutes on the phone with Capt. Gene Quigley to discuss casting to top water striped bass off the coast of New Jersey with the 70g Hogy Sand Eel Jig in Pink.

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Q&A Fishing Tackle Advice - Seychelles Edition

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Kevin McDermott of the United Kingdom reached out to representatives at Hogy Lure Company in search of recommended lures for fishing on Denis Island in the Seychelles, which is an archipelago of 115 islands in the India Ocean, off of East Africa. Question: I’m travelling to Denis Island in the Seychelles for a week and plan on doing some fishing form the shore every day a travel rod and 15lb gear. I think jigs, poppers and soft baits will work since it’s in the middle of the ocean and friends have told me the fishing is very aggressive with jacks,...

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How To: Sight Casting to Bull Reds in the Winyah Bay with the Hogy HDUV Paddle Tail

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We spent 15 minutes on the phone with Capt. Jeff Lattig to discuss sight casting to top water Bull Reds with the Hogy HDUV Paddle Tail in the WInyah Bay. Here's what we found out..   Website: https://livingwaterguide.com/ Facebook: Living Water Guide Service Instagram: @captjefflattig Location: South Carolina There are at least five different areas that Capt. Jeff targets throughout South Carolina where tarpon and red fish can be found but the two most common areas for bull reds are the Winyah Bay and the Santee Delta. The Santee Delta is the largest river delta on the east coast and is one of the best fishing...

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How To: Outer Banks Sight Casting to False Albacore with the Hogy Epoxy Jig Lure

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We spent 15 minutes on the phone with Capt. John Berquist to discuss sight casting to false albacore with the Hogy Epoxy Jig Lure at the Outer Banks. Here's what we found out..  Capt. John Berquist Website: https://drumbeatfishing.com/ Facebook: Drumbeat Fishing Inshore Instagram: @drumbeat_fishing Location: Outer Banks, North Carolina The Outer Banks of North Carolina are a fishery that should be on everyone’s bucket list. For Capt. John Berquist, this is basically his back yard. The false albacore start to make their way south in September, leaving the cooling waters of New England and heading straight for the warmer waters of North...

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