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Hogy Fan Report: New Jersey Spring Bluefish on Epoxy jigs

Posted by Capt. Michael Hogan on

My buddy Ace & I had been patiently reading and following up on the fishing reports these last few weeks until we decided to make a run at it this past Friday (5/12). With a baby soon to arrive, we knew this might be our last time taking a run at some fish for a while. Baby Brinkmann is due at the end of this month. We loaded up our St Croix’s and Van Staal’s and ended up at Island Beach State Park around 2 pm. With some sling packs loaded up with a plethora of Hogy sand eel metals...

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How To Troll for Bluefin Tuna South of Martha's Vineyard

Posted by Capt. Ross Gallagher on

We head out with Capt. Terry Nugent of Riptide Charters aboard his 35T Contender in search of schooling Bluefin Tuna south of Martha's Vineyard. During this trip, the tuna were heavily keyed in on large oceanic sand eels. We imparted a 7-rod trolling spread featuring Sand Eel Imitating 40inch Flexi-Bars, Green Machine Bars, Machine Daisy Chains and Splash Bird Bars. Gear List: Rod: Shimano Terez Stand Up Reel: Shimano TLD 30 Line: 40lb Momoi Boat: Contender 35T

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Casting & Trolling for Atlantic Bonito

Posted by Hogy Lures Staff on

In this video, Captains Mike Hogan, Shaun Ruge, and Terry Nugent dial in on the hot albie bite off Cape Cod, MA using the deadly SI Epoxy Jig.   Gear List: Rod: 8' St. Croix Medium Heavy Avid Series Reel: Shimano Saragosa 5k Line: 20lb Power Pro Leader: 30lb Fluorocarbon

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Run and Gun for Bluefin Tuna South of Martha's Vineyard

Posted by Hogy Lures Staff on

  Capt. Mike Hogan and Capt. Cullen Lundholm deploy a light tackle spread of Harness Jigs on spinning tackle for Bluefin tuna. Gear List: Rod: Shimano Terez 7' Heavy Spin Reel: Shimano Stella 14000 Line: 65lb Power Pro

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Casting Swimbaits for Bluefin Tuna

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Capt. Mike Hogan takes the new Hogy Pro Tail Paddle 40 miles offshore to cast at bluefin tuna. Gear List: Rod: St. Croix 7' Heavy Custom Spin Reel: Shimano Stella 14000 Line: 65lb Power Pro

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