How-To — False Albacore

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

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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: Jigging and Casting for False Albacore with the Hogy Epoxy Jig Lures

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Capt. Tim O'Rourke of Montauk, New York discusses his favorite False Albacore hot spots around Montauk and his go-to, guaranteed-to-work Hogy Lure of choice when jigging or casting.

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How To: New Jersey Fall Run Prep List With Shell E. Caris

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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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Pro Talk: Shore Albie Fishing With Shell E Caris

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The Jersey Shore fall Albie run is full swing now from Sandy Hook to Fire Island. We were able to take a few minutes to chat with famed NJ shore guide, Shell E Caris about his favorite techniques using the Hogy Epoxy Jig Lure for fall run Albies. Location: Like all tuna species, migrating Albies are always on the move in search of baitfish and optimal water temperatures. The month of October is traditionally the best month for target shore bound Albies along the Jersey Shore. Taking the time to get out and scout the beach often is crucial, Fish...

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