Locations — Slappy Jiggin' Eel

Location: The Best Lures for Fishing Jamaica Bay, New York for Striped Bass, Bluefish, Weakfish and Fluke

Posted by Booster Apps on

Tips provided by Eric “Slappy” Harrison Jamaica Bay in Queens, New York is a prime kayaking spot. With good public access and a great fishery it is one of the “must fish” spots for kayakers in the Northeast.  The fishery features striped bass, weakfish, bluefish, and fluke including trophy-sized examples of all those species. The Jamaica Bay Kayak Fishing Classic, hosted by Captain Kayak of Sayville, NY, is a great way to get an introduction to fishing the bay.  This tournament is the largest kayak tournament in the Northeast and it includes four days of fishing and camping.  Some attend the tournament for the competition, but most attend for...

Read more →