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CastingHow-To: Striped Bass Fishing in Canals and Channels from Shore #161

How-To: Striped Bass Fishing in Canals and Channels from Shore #161

APPROACH Canals are great when you know fish are likely to be in the area. With such high volumes of water running by y...

Cape CodHow-To: Hogy Heavy Metal Retrieves #142

How-To: Hogy Heavy Metal Retrieves #142

 Metals come in all shapes and sizes. At Hogy, our lineup is no different. Each lure is designed to have a specific profile and action in the water. Each of our jigs can be cast or jigged. Here’s a...

BonitoStriper Baits: Best Mackerel Imitations #119

Striper Baits: Best Mackerel Imitations #119

Like the juvenile herring, bass and albies get very aggressive when keyed in on small mackerel. They are fast moving schools, so be ready to be nimble. Obviously green is the top color for matching...

Cape CodStriper Baits: Best Juvenile Herring Imitation #115

Striper Baits: Best Juvenile Herring Imitation #115

Late summer and fall are the times when these small baitfish make their way out into the big ocean. Juvenile herring get balled up easily, but in my opinion often separate faster than other schoole...

Cape CodThe Best Striper Lures for Shore Fishing #111-S

The Best Striper Lures for Shore Fishing #111-S

At Hogy, we literally make thousands of different shaped and sized lures for fisheries all over the world. Although the vast majority of our lures work for striped bass, we have compiled the list b...

BahamasHow To: Fishing Long Island, Bahamas with Chris Connelly

How To: Fishing Long Island, Bahamas with Chris Connelly

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, ang...