Hogy — striped bass

How To: Fishing Rhode Island Throughout the Season with Hogy Lure Products

Posted by Jamie Costa on

A complete guide to fishing Rhode Island waters, Chris Connelly of Narragansett takes us through a typical fishing season from early spring to mid fall. Some areas include Newport, Block Island and Narragansett bay where anglers can target species from striped bass to false albacore with common Hogy Lure products such as the heavy minnow jig, the sand eel jig and the epoxy jig lure.

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How To: Sight Casting to Topwater Striped Bass with the 10" Hogy Original

Posted by Jamie Costa on

Capt. Kevin Josenhans, of the Chesapeake Bay area, is a Hogy approved guide that specializes in sight casting to 40lb+, post-spawn striped bass on the Susquehanna Flats. In this detailed article, he tells us exactly where and how he catches these monster fish.

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New Jersey Fall Run Prep List With Shell E. Caris

Posted by Ross Gallagher on

The fall run is fast approaching the New Jersey shoreline. We sit down with Shore Catch Guide Shell E. Caris and discuss his prep list for a successful Fall Run. Mullet Run Striped Bass: The Mullet Run is still in full swing along NJ beaches and fishing is just heating up. Abundant finger mullet are pouring out coastal inlets and providing ample storage along the Island Beach State Park. Anglers are having good success imitating finger mullet using the 2oz 5.5" and 6.5" Pro Tail Paddle in Peanut Bunker, Olive, Bone, and Silver. Cruising the beach by vehicle scanning for...

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Monster Striper Tips - New Weighted Tubes

Posted by Capt. Michael Hogan on

NEW: WEIGHTED PERFECT TUBES As we creep into the mid-summer striper bite, Tube and Worm Trolling will become increasingly productive for boat and kayak anglers searching for scattered bass in deep water. We've added an upgraded dual-weighted frame to our popular Perfect Tube lineup. All colors are now available in the 3.5oz 19inch and 5oz 24inch frames. These dual-weighted frames are evenly balanced for a horizontal drop and are ideal for fishing deepwater and fast current, or for shallow water anglers opting to troll with a braided line instead of wire or lead core outfits.   TIPS FROM THE PROS ...

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Fishing the Rips for Stripers with Epoxy Jigs

Posted by Hogy Lures Staff on

Captain Mike Hogan and Capt. Shaun Ruge show us how to properly locate stripers feeding along Monomoy Rips using the SI Epoxy Jig and SE Barbarian Eels. Gear List: Rod: Medium action 7' M St. Croix Rod Reel: Shimano Saragosa 5000 Line: 30lb PowerPro braid Leader: 30lb fluorocarbon leader tied via double uni knot.

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