How To: Open Water Trolling for Bluefish with Swimming Plugs

 

Capt. Mike Hogan and the Salty Cape crew head to the Hooter on a hot July day to troll topwater plugs on leadcore for any and all species that the Hooter is home to, including sea bass and bluefish.

Gear List

Rod: Offshore Angler 20 - 40lb Trolling Rod

Reel: Diawa Saltist Conventional

Line: Cortland LC-13

Leader: 40lb Fluorocarbon

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