Slow Jigging For Tuna
Capt. Mike Hogan shares his favorite technique for slow jigging bluefin tuna feeding on sand eels using the Hogy Harness Jig and UV Speed Tails.
Trolling for Tuna south of Cape Cod
Capt. Mike Hogan and Capt. Nat Chalkley chase school bluefin tuna in mid June just south of The Claw, around 15 miles south of Marthas Vineyard.
Trolling for Tuna with Flexi-Bars
Learn how Capt. Mike Hogan likes to deploy and troll his Hogy Squid Bulb Flexi-Bars in the productive bluefin tuna grounds south of Martha's Vineyard, MA.
Trolling for Bluefin with Bluemax
The Blue Max, a creation by Hogy Lures, incorporates legendary Capt. Joe Shute’s trolling head specifically rigged for both soft plastics and ballyhoo.
South of the Vineyard Trolling
Capt. Mike Hogan shares step by step instructions for offshore blue water tuna trolling with Hogy Flexi-Bar spreader bars south of Martha's Vineyard, MA.
Light Tackle Tuna Trolling
Capt. Mike Hogan and Capt. Cullen Lundholm deploy a light tackle spread of Harness Jigs on spinning tackle for Bluefin tuna.
7-Rod Canyon Tuna Spread
Capt. Terry Nugent outlines his favorite 7 rod spread and lure placement for fishing the North East Canyons. This spread offers a huge bait ball, raising fish from a distance!
South of Martha's Vineyard Tuna
Capt. Terry Nugent outlines his favorite spread for targeting Bluefin Tuna keyed in on large sand eels and half beaks.
Swimbait Bluefin Casting
Capt. Mike Hogan takes the Hogy Pro Tail Paddle 40 miles south of Cape Cod to cast at topwater bluefin tuna.
Troll Scan Tuna
Capt. Mike Hogan and Capt. Cullen Lundholm deploy a light tackle spread of Harness Jigs on spinning tackle for Bluefin tuna.
Butterfish Swimbait Tuna Casting
Capt. Mike Hogan shows how to fool finicky bluefin tuna keyed in on small butterfish using the 4oz and 5oz Protail Paddles with oversized eyes and blue UV light refraction.
Topwater EPOXY JIG™ Yellowfin
The Hogy team heads to Venice Louisiana to fish with Journey South Outfitters, heading offshore in search of Yellowfin and Blackfin tuna on casting jigs.
Small Boat No Outrigger Spread
Capt. Mike explains his favorite spread for smaller boats without outriggers using the Pocket Splasher Bird Bars -- great for creating surface commotion.
Casting to Scattered Tuna
Capt. Mike Hogan and the Salty Cape crew head south of the Vineyard in search of offshore life, finding yellowfin on top for their first tuna of the season.
Capt. Terry Nugent of Riptide Charters targets bluefin tuna on spinning gear using the Hogy Slider, hooking up with a 200+ pound fish in early September 2018.
Capt. Cullen Lundholm & Capt. Mike Hogan show us how to get below the birds and target large surface feeding tuna using the 6oz Charter Grade Slider.
New Jersey Ghost Bluefins
Capt. Rob Radlof shows us how to crack the code using Hogy Epoxy Jigs® on ultra-finicky NJ Ghost Bluefin feeding on micro-forage.
How To: Slow Jigging Harness Jigs for Tuna
Capt. Mike shows us how to use Harness Jigs to jig up big bluefin tuna east of Cape Cod.
Tuna Search & Drop Jigging
Search and Drop is the most tactical variation of jigging. Each angler is poised and ready for the drop at a moment’s notice.
Tuna Twitch Jigging
Twitch jigging is a variation of the Slow Jig with the only difference being a series of sharp fast twitches in the rod.
Tuna Slow Jigging
The best jigging technique for fishing with soft baits, often underutilized.
Tuna Fast Jigging
Fast jigging bites tend to be more aggressive but you need to also pay careful attention to bites on the drop.
Jig & Pop on Harness Jigs
Capt. Mike Hogan shows us how to find and catch scattered bluefin tuna east of Chatham using the Hogy Harness Jig and the Charter Grade Slider for exciting Jig & Pop action!
No Outrigger Bluefin Tuna Trolling
Capt. Mike Hogan shows us how to deploy a 5-rod no-outrigger tuna spread using the Hogy Directional Tuna Splash Bird Bars for trolling scattered tuna in Cape Cod Bay.
How To Fish Bluefin Poppers for Tuna
Morgan Promnitz shares an epic day of SoCal surface foaming tuna action using the Charter Grade Popper.
Sand Eel Jiggin Bluefin Tuna
Capt. Mike Hogan and Eric Harrison head East of Chatham searching for tuna feeding on sand eels.
Topwaters for Northeast Bluefin
Capt. Mike is joined by Capt. Rob Lowell of Cape Cod Offshore Charters as they head offshore of Cape Cod in search of bluefin tuna.
Topwater Poppers for Blackfin Tuna
Capt. Ross Gallagher and Capt. Chris Britton of Grey Ghost Fishing Charters in Stuart, Florida head offshore in search of exciting fall Blackfin Tuna
TOPWATER POPPER LURES FOR YELLOWFIN TUNA
In this action-packed video, we showcase the thrill of using Hogy Charter Grade Poppers to target and land yellowfin tuna.
Albies & Bonito
EPOXY JIG™ Albies
Capt. Mike Hogan joins Capt. Shaun Ruge to cover step by step instructions for targeting Albies on small metal and EPOXY JIG™ Lures.
Montauk Albies on EPOXY JIG™ Lures
Capt. Mike Hogan makes the trip out to Montauk to partake in excellent fall run false albacore fishing using EPOXY JIG™ Lures.
Bonito Casting & Trolling
Captains Mike Hogan, Shaun Ruge, and Terry Nugent dial in on the hot albie bite off Cape Cod, MA using the deadly EPOXY JIG™ lure.
Surf Fishing Albies
MV locals Joe Rogers and Phoenix Russell hit the beaches of Martha's Vineyard to target false albacore from shore.
Soft Bait Albies
In this classic Hogy video, Capt. Mike shares his favorite soft bait retrieves for albie fishing off of Cape Cod, MA.
We join Buzzards Bay Outfitters in search of bonito on a pre-work trip in mid-August, finding topwater feeds and big bluefish along the way.
NY Surf Albies
John Skinner fishing from the beach for false albacore with Hogy Heavy Minnow lures as the albies feed on bay anchovies.
Late Fall Albies
On a beautiful mid-September day, we join Capt. Jamie Simmons of Buzzards Bay Outfitters for one of the season's best days of albie fishing.
Peanut Bunker Jigs for NY Surf Albies
Author John Skinner shares his techniques for surf fishing for false albacore on a rocky shoreline using a Hogy Peanut Bunker Jig.
Casting To Striper On Bunker
Capt. Mike Shares 4 Tips for target finicky Albies focusing on peanut bunker schools on the surface using a variety of techniques.
Open Water Scattered Albies
Capt. Ross Gallagher shares tips for targeting scattered albies in open water using the Hogy 5-inch Charter Grade Slider and a quick search pattern presentation.
Topwater Albies on Poppers
Hogy’s 4inch Charter Grade Popper offers an ideal weight to length ratio, perfect for long-range casting with an imitative baitfish profile.
Albie Mastery Series
Join Capt. Mike Hogan in this short course where he shares some of his experiences, tips and tricks for simplifying fishing for bonitos and albies.
Shore Fishing for Albies
Commonly targeted near coastal jetties, inlets and open stretches of beaches. The most productive shore fishing techniques utilize surface retrieves with Epoxy Jigs™.
Anatomy of a Casual Albie Trip
Captain Mike Hogan jumps aboard his buddy's Boston Whaler Guardian for a little mid-day “hookie" fishing trip on Cape Cod targeting early September Albies.
Epoxy Fly Albies
R&D with Capt. Mike Hogan on how-to footage filmed October 2021, this newly released video showcases how to fish the Hogy Epoxy Fly for late season finicky albies.
Squinnow Sea Bass & Porgy
Capt. Mike Hogan and Capt. Shaun Ruge enjoy quick Sea Bass and Scup action on Cape Cod jigging the SI Squinnow Jig on shallow water boulders.
Stellwagen Cod Jigging
Capt. Mike Hogan shows us how to drop shot Original Series Soft Baits for Codfish on Stellwagen Bank.
Squinnow Snapper Jigging
Capt. Ross Gallagher shows us how to jig for snapper on shallow water artificial reefs in Southwest Florida.
Heavy Minnow Jigging for Sea Bass
Capt. Mike Hogan enjoys quick action on Cape Cod jigging the SI Heavy Minnow Jigs for deepwater Sea Bass and Blues.
Drop Shot Snapper Fishing
We join Capt. Moe and Capt. Eric of Journey South Outfitters in Venice, Louisiana for a few days of offshore grouper and snapper fishing.
Double Drop Shot Codfish
Capt. Mike Hogan shows us how to fish the double drop shot HDUV Soft Baits for Codfish off Cape Cod, MA.
Diamond Jigs for Summertime Cod
Capt. Mike Hogan and John Burns head to the Regal Sword in early August in search of a summertime cod bite after taking a quick look for bluefin tuna.
Patch Reef Mutton Snapper
Capt. Ross Gallagher shares his technqiues for shallow water jigging Mutton Snapper out of Marathon, FL.
Pitching Pots for Triple Tail
It's tripletail season and we head off the beaches of Sanibel and Captiva Island in search of these prehistoric pelagics on floating structure.
Fishing Artificial Public Reefs
In this short how-to video, we cover basics for using small metal jigging lures for a variety of species on public artificial reefs.
Dry Tortuga Party Boat Wreck Fishing
In this clip, we use a slow jigging technique to target African Pompano suspended mid-water column over deepwater wrecks.
How To Catch Tautog in Buzzards Bay
Capt. Mike shows us how to catch tautog in Buzzards Bay using the Hogy Utility Rig and cut green crabs.
Rock Pile Sea Bass Jigging
Targeting seabass on shallow rock piles using the Herring Jig on light tackle jigging outfits. Learn how to choose the right size and weight in varying conditions and current.
How-To: Mackerel Fishing Cape Cod Bay
Easy instructions on how to target Mackerel using the Hogy Diesel Mack Sabiki Rig. Best way to catch your own fresh live bait for striper & tuna fishing on Cape Cod.
Plan B: No Tuna Cod Fishing
Capt. Mike and the Salty Crew head out to Coxes Ledge, a well-known cod fishing spot, south of Martha's Vineyard. When tuna fishing fails, cod fishing is a good back up as these fish are easy and fun to catch!
Winter Cod Fishing
Capt. Mike shares his favorite tips, techniques and head boats for targeting winter cod in Northeast Waters.
Haddock Jigging on Cape Cod
We head to Stellwagen Bank in search of shoals of haddock in pursuit of sand eels with Hogy Pro Capt. Robert Lowell of Cape Cod Offshore Charters.
Simple Sea Bass Fishing
Capt. Mike Hogans shows us three styles of simple jig retrieves using for Cape Cod Sea Bass.
Cod & Haddock Slow Pitch Jigging
Capt. Mike showcases techniques for slow-pitch style jigging Cod and Haddock off Stellwagen Bank.
Offshore Cod Jigging
In this video, Capt. Mike Hogan shows off Hogy's new Jig-Biki Rig paired with our Heavy Flutter Pitch Jig for slow-twitch style jigging groundfish to fill the cooler.
Sea Bass Fishing with Jig-Biki Rigs
Capt. Mike Hogan & Capt. Rob Lowell of Cape Cod Offshore Charters spends the morning targeting Buzzards Bay Seabass in bumpy conditions.
Spring Haddock Fishing Jigs & Teasers
Capt. Mike Hogan & Capt. Rob Lowell of Cape Cod Offshore Charters target early spring haddock off the coast of Cape Cod.
Seabass Squinnow Jig-Biki Jigging
Capt. Mike Hogan shows us how to use the Squinnow Jig-Biki Rig for targeting big Cape Cod Seabass.
SPRING HADDOCK FISHING AT JEFFREYS LEDGE
During our first trip offshore for the 2023 season, the Salty Cape crew heads out to Jeffrey's ledge in search of early-season haddock using the sand eel jigs.
Tube and Worm for Stripers
Captain Mike Hogan gives some tips on fishing the Hogy Perfect Tube for striped bass during an early morning tide in Woods Hole on Cape Cod, MA
Sand Eel Stripers
Capt. Mike fishes with top guide Sean Ruge of Riptide Charters where they vertical jig and top water cast for big striped bass off Provincetown, MA.
Shell E. Carris from Shore Catch in New Jersey shares his favorite ways to rig Hogy Soft Sand Eels and Diamond Jigs for catching fall surf stripers feeding on sand eels.
Skirted Jigs for Stripers
Capt. Mike and Capt. Nat Chalkley have a successful morning trolling skirted jigs - a perfect target for stripers - just off the rocky bottom of Woods Hole, MA.
Boston Harbor Kayak Bass
Join Eric "Slappy" Harrison for a trip to his secret big bass haunts in Boston Harbor. Using the Hogy Jigging Series Soft Baits and Barbarian Jig Heads, he lands fish up to 47".
Fall Chez Bay Stripers
Capt. Tyler Nonn of Tidewater Charters follows schooling lower Chesapeake Bay stripers using the 7-inch HDUV Jigging Tail - the perfect bait for lower twenty pound class fish.
Chez Bay Topwater Bass
Capt. Tyler Nonn spends a morning chasing schools of big striped bass in lower Chesapeake Bay using topwater rigged Hogy 10" DW Longcast softbaits.
Squid Hungry Stripers
Working areas near rips, Captain Mike Hogan explains tips and techniques for taking advantage of the explosive early season squid fishery in the Northeast.
Winter Chez Bay Stripers
Capt. Tyler Nonn of Tidewater Charters shares his bunker imitation techniques for late fall – early winter stripers in the lower Chesapeake Bay.
How To Rig a Hogy Sand Eel
Follow these quick steps for rigging the Hogy sand eel soft bait sand eel on swimbait hooks. Perfect for topwater or sightly subsurface presentations.
Chez Bay Striper Shallows
Capt. Tyler Nonn spends a morning chasing large schools of big striped bass in the shallows of the lower Chesapeake Bay using topwater rigged Hogy Lures.
Kayak Striper Trolling
Eric "Slappy" Harrison shares his excellent techniques for night time shallow water trolling for trophy striped bass in the waters around Boston Harbor.
Cape Cod Pro Tail Stripers
Capt. Mike Hogan fishes with Capt. Terry Nugent of Riptide Charters catching fish to 45" on topwater in front of Barnstable Harbor and on the jig near Provincetown.
EPOXY JIG™ Striper Techniques
Capt. Mike Hogan fishes with Capt. Terry Nugent while targeting stripers feeding on schools of oceanic herring in Cape Cod Bay using the Hogy EPOXY JIG™.
Sand Eel Jig Surf Stripers
MV local Joe Rogers describes his most effective techniques for catching hungry striped bass at the south side inlets of Martha's Vineyard.
Striper Fishing in the Fog
Capt. Mike and Capt. Terry Nugent of Riptide Charters show us how to locate and catch blitzing bass on SE Barbarian Eels in the fog using Raymarine electronics.
Fishing Rips with EPOXY JIG™ Lures
Captain Mike Hogan and Capt. Shaun Ruge shows us how to properly locate stripers feeding along Monomoy Rips using EPOXY JIG™ Lures.
Leadcore Jigging in the Rips
Capt. Mike Hogan shares his longtime favorite lead core technique - jigging lightly weighted Hogy Originals on Lead Core for Stripers in rips.
Salt Pond Stripers
MV local Joe Rogers heads to the salt ponds of Martha's Vineyard to hunt for offseason striped bass on a mild January afternoon, landing a 32" keeper to finish off the day.
Jigging Rips with Swimbaits
Capt. Mike heads to the Middle Ground Rips with Shaun Ruge of Riptide Charters for a fish packed morning vertically jigging using heavy Pro Tail Paddles.
Vertical Jigging Striper Sand Eel Jigs
Capt. Mike shares a few tips for when you are marking bass and big plumes of sand eels, but can not get them to notice your jigs.
Deepwater Jigging for Stripers
Capt. Mike Hogan and Capt. Cullen Lundhold of Cape Star Charters heads out to deep water in Cape Cod Bay targeting finicky Stripers feeding on sand eels suspended in 70' - 90' depths.
Swinging the Rips for Stripers
Capt. Mike and Capt. Dave Peros share their tips and techinques for boat and casting placement for best results when the tide is ripping.
Working Soft Baits for Big Stripers
Capt. Cullen of Cape Star Charters takes us out on Cape Cod Bay targeting jumbo stripers surface feeding on large squid and suspended mackerel
Jigging Rips For Striper
Capt. Mike enjoys greasy calm conditions and an excellent topwater and jigging bite, as well as gives a few tips for how to entice a bite when the fish are leader-shy.
Squid Plug Stripers
The Hogy Charter Grade Squid Pug is new to the Hogy 2019 collection. In this video, Capt. Mike shows us the best way to fish the squid plug in the rips on the south side of Cape Cod.
How-To: Rigging The Sand Eel Dancing Diamond Jig.
With the flexible and soft sand eel imitation soft baits, you're almost guaranteed to land finicky stripers that are keyed in on sand eels.
Poppers For Stripers On Squid
Topwater popping for large stripers in Cape Cod Bay using the Charter Grade Poppers. Exciting topwater action in greasy calm conditions.
How To Fish A Rip With Topwaters
Capt. Mike Hogan & Capt. Cullen Lundholm shows us how to properly approach and position a boat for topwater presentations in rips for striped bass.
Casting To Striper On Bunker
Capt. Mike Shares 4 Tips for target finicky striper focusing on large bunker schools on the surface using a variety of techniques.
Open Water Striper On Micro-Forage
Utilizing a variety of techniques for topwater, sub-surface and fish suspended deep, we share several tips on cracking to code on picky stripers working micro-bait.
Surface Sipping Stripers on Slowtails
We crack the code on super finicky stripers sipping tiny hake and sand eels on the surface utilizing a slow-twitch retrieve with the new Hogy Slowtail Swimbait.
Snap Jigging Sand Eel Jigs For Stripers
We target striper feeding on suspended sand eels using a technique called snap jigging. Using short twitches, we work specific depths with sand eel jigs.
Simple Shore Fishing Stripers
Working shoreline pinch points that funnel baitfish, Capt Mike Hogan picks up a few schoolie stripers on the Hogy Charter Grade Slider.
Worm Hatch Stripers
Capt. Jamie Simmons of Buzzards Bay Outfitters and the Hogy Crew head out to take advantage of the spring worm hatch using the Hogy 4-inch Worm Hatch Soft Baits.
Cast and Drop for Finicky Stripers
Capt. Terry Nugent of Riptide Charters shares tips on using the "Cast and Drop" retrieve which uses short, sharp rod tip twitches to move the swimbait tight to the bottom.
Micro-Bait Surface Stripers
Capt. Mike addresses a common frustrating scenario where finicky stripers are feeding on micro forage like tiny squid, sand eels, krill, and worms.
Topwater Squid Plug Stripers
Capt. Dave Peros guides Capt. Mike Hogan for an exciting sunrise trip at Middleground. We capture explosive topwater action, using the new Hogy Charter Grade Squid Plug..
Dead Drift Slowtails for Stripers
Capt. Mike Hogan joins Capt. Dave Peros targeting stripers staging in fast current along boulder fields.
Topwater Stripers on Dog Walkers
Capt. Jamie Simmons demonstrates how to catch shallow water bass on walk-the-dog style plugs.
Walk & Gun Casting: Surface Stripers on Sliders
Capt. Mike Hogan shares his favorite technique for covering lots of water quickly using the Walk & Gun method.
Block Island Striper Jigging
The Salty Cape crew heads to Block Island to target monster mid-August nighttime stripers with the "slappy technique".
Striper Blind Casting
Learn how to blind cast for stripers before or just after large feeds appear, or during low light and slack tide conditions.
Striper Surface Blitz
Striper blitzes typically occur during the peak portions of the tides, when there are large amounts of baitfish concentrated in the area.
Stripers in Boulder Fields
Boulder fields provide stripers with an entire foodchain, providing an excellent opportunity for anglers. Here are a few tips.
Striper Casting Rips
Stripers who like to make eating as easy as possible, will lie right on or behind rip lines in ambush, picking off unsuspecting prey.
Shoreline rips that occur around structure or points are often great spots to find big fish on light tackle close to the beach.
Jetties are serious producers, although they can be fished around the clock, they often produce best at night.
There is often more than meets the eye at an open beach. Structure-wise, you have gradual drop-offs, fast drop-offs, sand bars, deep troughs, and rocks and boulders.
Back Bays are great for alot of reasons. The first step is identifying the tide direction. You want to fish on the side the tide is moving toward.
Canals are great when you know fish are likely to be in the area. With such high volumes of water running by your feet each minute, there is endless potential for bait and fish to blow-by.
Early Season Top Water Stripers
Capt. Rob Lowell of Cape Cod Offshore Charters shares a great early season topwater schoolie bite with Capt. Mike Hogan near the West End of the Canal.
Early Season Schoolies on Swimbaits
Early May schoolie striper fishing in Buzzards Bay and the West End of the Cape Cod Canal is a bite Capt. Mike Hogan and Capt. Dave Peros look forward all winter long.
Fast Jigging Stripers
Fast jigging is associated mostly with metals The bites tend to be more aggressive but you need to also pay careful attention to bites on the drop.
Slow Jigging Stripers
The best jigging technique for fishing with soft baits, often underutilized. It’s a great technique for fish you see on the fish finder that “won’t bite anything”.
Twitch Jigging Stripers
Twitch jigging is a variation of the Slow Jig with the only difference being a series of sharp fast twitches in the rod.
Striper Search & Drop Jigging
With the recent developments of fish-finding technology, this technique is becoming more and more popular.
Structure Jigging Stripers
While in bigger, deeper waters, a striper might behave like a trout waiting for a fly when it stages behind drop-offs, boulders, wrecks or whatever large structure might be present.
Fishing Top Water Around Structure
Stripers use the structure as it supports a whole food chain, providing the opportunity to ambush unsuspecting baitfish swept by the current.
Surface Plugs for Stripers in Rips
Surface plgus can be fished using a variety of retrieves to create swimming action very similar to a pencil popper or walk the dog style topwater plug.
Tube and Worm Striper Trolling with In-Line Weights
Capt. Mike Hogan shows us how to use the Hogy In-Line Trolling Weight for Tube and Worm striped bass trolling.
Cast & Drop for Spring Striped Bass
Capt. Mike Hogan heads out on Buzzards Bay aboard his 28' Contender in search of schoolie striped bass.
Light Tackle Surface Poppers on Epoxy Jigs
Skippy Retrieve is a “reel”-y fast on topwater so the baits are skipping across the surface. Great for topwater stripers.
Surface Poppers on Rips for Stripers on Squid
Capt. Mike Hogan heads out through the fog to the rips off of Monomoy.
Jig and Troll Squid Plugs for Rips Stripers
In this video Capt. Mike demonstrates how to troll Hogy Squid Plugs for striped bass in the rips of Middleground.
HOW TO: TARGETING DEEP STRIPERS IN RIPS WITH SWIMBAITS
Capt. Mike goes deep into the proper approach for rip fishing for striped bass at Nobska Point, such as boat positioning and the art of fishing "the swing" of the rips.
Capt. Travis Holeman shares his secret techniques for deepwater beach tarpon using Hogy HDUV Eel Tails and Barbarian Jig Heads while fishing in the Lower Keys.
Jigging for Tarpon
Carter Andrews and Ross Gallagher go night fishing for tarpon in Southwest Florida near Sanibel Island, Captiva and the infamous Boca Grande Pass.
We can't resist these late spring tarpon. Here's some great video from this year's June trip. Big tarpon hop all over these soft baits, it's unreal.
Targeting juvenile tarpon can be rewarding and tricky. Captain Ross Gallagher shares his favorite techniques for catching those finicky baby tarpon.
We join Capt. Travis Holeman in Key West and learn his favorite methods for presenting oversized swim baits to schooling tarpon in deepwater.
Florida Keys Flats Tarpon
Captain Mike Hogan and Capt. Aaron Snell head along the pristine flats along Key West in search of shallow water tarpon running channel edges.
Capt. Tucker Blythe shows us how to catch big South Carolina Tarpon on the flats during the mullet run using large soft baits like the Hogy 14″ Original Series.
Deepwater Beach Tarpon
We join Captain Travis Holeman for some exciting tarpon action burning heavy jigs across migrating schools of spawning tarpon in deep water.
Hogy staff join infamous Miami tarpon guide Capt. Russell Kleppinger targeting winter hold over tarpon using the SE Barbarian Jigs + HDUV Eel Tails.
Pro Tails for Key West Tarpon
We head back down to Key West to fish with Capt. Aaron Snell, targeting flats tarpon with the new Pro Tail Series.
Land Based Tarpon Fishing
Capt. James Clark hooks into a nice land based tarpon on a Hogy Pro Tail Swim Bait in Southwest Florida.
Shrimp Run Winter Tarpon
It's late winter and we head to downtown Miami to target night time tarpon along bridges during the winter shrimp run.
Micro Bait Tarpon
The baitfish fry hatch is in full swing as we venture into the Caloosahatchee River for Mid-Summer tarpon fishing.
Mullett Run Tarpon
We head out with Capt. Chris Britton from Grey Ghost Charters in search of fall tarpon action in the mullet schools.
Minnow Run Tarpon
We head out with Chris Britton of Grey Ghost Charters as Red Minnow schools have piled up along the beach, with numerous tarpon close behind.
Everglades Tarpon Fishing
We head deep into the Florida Everglades in search of early season Tarpon action along the shallow bays of Everglades National Park.
Tarpon Fishing Shallow Flats & Bays
Capt. Ross Gallagher gives tips and tricks for targeting tarpon in super shallow, clear waters of south Florida.
Tarpon Fishing Inland Channels
Capt. Ross Gallagher explains how these backwater highways provide some of the most consistent fishing opportunities during the tarpon migration.
Tarpon Fishing Bridges
Capt. Ross explains how bridges are one of the easiest areas to find and target tarpon, but also offer a complex set of challenges for consistent success.
Fishing The Gulf Coast Migration
Capt. Ross explains how to fish the tarpon migration in the gulf during the early arrival of schools from the Florida Keys and Everglades in early to mid-April.
Tarpon Fishing The Minnow Run
Capt. Ross explains proper techniques for fishing the minnow run, one of several baitfish fry hatches that occur along the Atlantic and Gulf Coasts.
Tarpon Fishing The Mullet Run
Capt. Ross gives tips for fishing the mullet run once it begins in early fall after the summer heat begins to break.
Fishing Inlets & Passes
Inlets and passes offer the perfect combination of forage, current and structure between the ocean and inland waterways, making them great for targeting tarpon.
Tarpon Fishing Canals & Basins
Juvenile tarpon use these protected canals and basins for several years before moving offshore to join the main tarpon migration. Here's how to fish them.
Tarpon Trolling Techniques
Trolling for tarpon is relatively uncommon outside of the northern Gulf of Mexico, but can be very effective at locating scattered fish in open water.
Tarpon Fishing The Palolo Worm Hatch
Many have heard of the biblical tarpon fishing that occurs on a Palolo worm hatch in the Lower Florida Keys. Capt. Ross gives his insight into how to fish it.
Landbased Tarpon Fishing The Minnow Run
Capt. Ross heads over to Jensen Beach to target land-based tarpon on Pro Tail Paddles during the minnow run migration.
Light Tackle Bridge Tarpon Fishing
The Hogy Crew heads out of Southwest Florida in search of light tackle tarpon action along coastal river systems.
Inlets & Deep Water Tarpon
We head out with Capt Chris Britton to learn how to catch tarpon along coastal inlets in fast current
Shallow Water Tarpon Swimbaits
Simple techniques to effectively target spooky tarpon laid up in shallow water using the Hogy Slowtail Swimbait Series.
Boca Grande Pass Tarpon Fishing
From deep water and swift currents to neighboring sand bars & beaches, Boca Grande Pass area offers a variety of conditions to target the Silver King.
Perfect Squid Bluefish
The Perfect Squid is one of Capt. Mike's go-to lures, using its irresistible action and high-quality construction to catch bluefish after bluefish in Nantucket Sound.
Open Water Bluefish Trolling
We head to the Hooter on a hot July day to troll topwater plugs on lead core for any and all species that the Hooter is home to, including sea bass and bluefish.
Bluefish at Horseshoe Shoal
Capt. Mike gives a few tips for trolling at Horseshoe Shoal including how best to jig the Hogy Perfect Squids, and how to drop back on fish if they’ve missed the hook.
Topwater Bluefish Pencil Plugs
Capt. Mike Hogan shows us multiple retrieves for targeting bluefish using the Charter Grade Surface Pencil.
Jigs for Spanish Mackerel
we discuss the best lures, tackle and retrieves and head out nearshore to chase migrating Spanish Mackerel along Sanibel and Captiva Island in SW Florida.
Seawall Canal Snook
Our Snook-strong rigging and softbaits cover any scenario from skipping inshore docks and mangroves to swinging jigs for snook along inlets and bridges.
Ft Pierce Snook
We venture to Ft. Pierce Florida to fish with Capt. Chris Britton targeting bridge and inlet snook using our favorite jigs.
Winter Redfish and Snook
When winter water temps drop significantly, deep water creeks offer deep water refuge and sun bathing areas for snook to hold during the coldest nights.
Captain Ross Gallagher shares his favorite tips for successfully finding and landing solid snook and redfish.
Swimbaits for Beach Snook
We take to the beaches of Captiva Island at night in search of pre-spawn snook using the new Hogy Pro Tail Paddle Swimbaits.
Swimbaits for Deepwater Snook
Capt. Ross Gallagher presents heavy Pro Tail Swimbaits in deep water for wintertime snook in Ft. Pierce, FL.
Lures and Techniques for Spillway Snook
Offering a wide variety of forage, structure and ambush points, spillways can be product Snook fishing ground.
Plug Casting Structure for Snook
Capt. Ross Gallagher hits the Caloosahatchee River at sunrise casting for snook around heavy structure using the Hogy Charter Grade Slider.
South Florida Snook & Jacks
Capt. Ross Gallagher and Capt. Chris Britton head out of Stuart in search of fall run snook and jacks along the inter-coastal canals and bridges.
Deep Dropping for Swordfish
Capt. Corey Burlew shares his proven techniques using Hogy Soft Baits for daytime deep dropping for swordfish.
Daytime Deep Drop Swordfish
Capt. Mike Hogan heads to Jupiter, Florida for an hands-on approach to Daytime Deep Dropping with multi-winning tournament angler Capt. Corey Burlew.
Crab Soft Baits for Redfish
Watch Captain Ross Gallagher and Captain Glynn Austin target bull redfish along Sebastian Florida using top water floating crab soft baits.
Sightfishing for Redfish
Watch Captain Ross Gallagher stalk and sight fish shallow water redfish along the flats of Matlacha, FL while push poling along in a Hobie Pro Angler 14 kayak.
Offshore Bull Redfish
Captain Tucker Blythe heads a few miles offshore of Charleston, South Carolina in search of bull redfish moving along their annual migration.
Casting Shoreline Magroves for Snook & Redfish
Capt. Ross shares tips for fishing topwater poppers and slowtail swimbaits along mangrove edges in Southwest Florida for snook and redfish.
Sight Fishing for Cobia Using the Hogy Flounder
Captain Mike Hogan sight fishes for cobia just off the beaches of Stuart, FL using the Hogy Flounder Soft Bait.
Sight Casting Surface Cobia Using Slowtails
Capt. Ross Gallagher shows us how to sight cast to cobia schools over structure offshore using the Slowtail Swimbait.
HOW TO: TROLLING FOR COBIA WITH THE HOGY PERFECT TUBE
Trolling the perfect tube was brought to our attention by Chesapeake Bay customers using their striper trolling tubes to target cobia in the lower bay during the summer spawn.
Jigging for Lake Trout with Softbaits
Capt. Ross Gallagher heads to Lake Granby and ice fishes with legendary guide Bernie Keefe for trophy lake trout.
Lake Trout on EPOXY JIG™ Lures
Kierran Broatch and friends load up a pile of nice Lake Trout on EPOXY JIG™ Lures while fishing Lake George, New York.
Jigging for Deep Water Lake Trout
Expert Colorado lake trout fishing guide Bernie Keefe shows us how to jig for HUGE lake trout in deep water using Hogy® Soft Baits.
Open Water Lake Trout Jigging
Eric Harrison shares simple tips for targeting open water lake trout vertical jigging EPOXY JIG™ Lures over bottom structure and schools of smelt.
Sightfishing for Mahi
Capt. Ross Gallagher shares his favorite tips and techniques for sight casting jigs and soft baits to mahi holding near floating Sargasso and debris.
In this fun video, we tease up a large school of Amberjack near a deepwater shipwreck in the Gulf of Mexico.
Hogy Fans: Surf Casting For Jack Crevalle
John Colton of Vero Beach, FL shows us exactly how he likes to target big Jack Crevalle along coastal beaches.
Squid Fishing With Jigs
Capt. Mike Hogan boards F/V Skipjack with Larry Backman and targets squid in fast current using the new Hogy Charter Squid Jig.
Squid Fishing in Nantucket Sound
In late April, Nantucket Sound fills with spawning large loligo squid, creating an excellent opportunity for anglers to stock up on offshore baits.
Slack Tide Light Tackle Squid Fishing
Capt. Rob Lowell and the Salty Cape Crew head out for some early May squid fishing off of Hyannis with the Hogy Charter Grade Squid Jig.
Cape Cod Squid Fishing Basics
Capt. Mike breaks down the basics for successful squid fishing. Easy techniques, simple & effective lures, and great table fare.
High Low Squid Rig Fishing Cape Cod
We head out in sporty conditions with the Salty Cape crew and Cape Cod Offshore Charters, filling buckets while the fleet was struggling.
Overview: Hogy Fillet Knife Kit
Capt. Mike Hogan gives us a quick overview of the Hogy Fillet Knife Kit System including a mesh carry bag and ceramic sharpener.
How To Vacuum Seal Fresh Fish
Capt. Mike Hogan shows us how to preserve fresh fish fillets for the freezer using a vacuum sealer.
How to Fillet a Bluefin Tuna
Capt. Mike Hogan shows us a quick and efficient method for filleting bluefin tuna using the Hogy 9" Fillet Knife.
How to Fillet a Bluefish
Capt. Mike Hogan shows us a quick and efficient method for filleting Bluefish using the Hogy 6" Fillet Knife.
How to Fillet a Striped Bass
Capt. Mike Hogan shows us a quick and efficient method for filleting striped bass using the Hogy 8" Fillet Knife.
How to Fillet a Seabass
Capt. Mike Hogan shows us a quick and efficient method for filleting Black Sea Bass using the Hogy 6" Fillet Knife.
How to Fillet a Scup
Capt. Mike Hogan shows us a quick and efficient method for filleting scup using the Hogy 6" Fillet Knife.
How To Rig the Hogy Original Series
We've got a special place for the Original Series Soft Bait Eel. It's our favorite topwater style soft plastic for targeting striped bass, false albacore, tarpon, snook, redfish, and tuna.
DIY Bucktail Jig Teasers
Capt. Mike Hogan shows us how to quickly upgrade your favorite jigs on VMC Bucktail Teaser Hooks.
DIY Circle Hook Rigged Soft Plastics
Simple and easy to rig, this method is a favorite for anglers targeting trophy tarpon, striper, tuna and more!
DIY Flounder Drop Shot Rig
Capt. Ross Gallagher shows us how to quickly rig the Hogy Flounder series on a dropshot rig for targeting stripers, grouper, snapper and more.
DIY Original Drop Shot Rig
Capt. Ross Gallagher shows us how to quickly rig the Hogy Original series on a dropshot rig for targeting stripers, grouper, snapper and more.
DIY Sand Eel Teasers
Shell E. Carris from Shore Catch shares his favorite ways to rig Hogy Soft Sand Eels and SI Tackle Jigs for catching fall Surf Stripers feeding on Sand Eels.
DIY Squidbert Eel
Capt. Mike Hogan shows us how to quickly create our own Squidbert Eel.
DIY Swordfish Deep Drop Eel
Captain Corey Burlew shows us how to rig the Hogy 18inch Original Series Softbait for Deep Dropping Swordfish.
DIY Ballyhoo Rig
Captain Mike Hogan shows us how to easily pin rig ballyhoo on the Hogy Bluemax Trolling Heads.
DIY Tuna-Rigged EPOXY JIG™ Lures
Captain Mike Hogan shows us how to easily rig tuna-grade EPOXY JIG™ Lures.
DIY Soft Bait Dredge Bar
Hogy Softbaits make deadly dredge baits. Their longitudinal flex is more typical of a swimming baitfish.
DIY Bench Crimp Connections
This bench crimper is suitable for use with 80lb test line up to 300lb test and can be used with both aluminum and copper sleeves.
DIY Spreader Bar Kits
Building a Spreader Bar is pretty easy once you have all the parts and steps. Once you get the hang of it, you should be able to build a bar in about 20 minutes.
DIY Jig Head Rigged Sand Dab Soft Bait
Our largest Flatfish imitator, the 6" Sand Dab is a favorite for anglers targeting trophy gamefish feeding on larger Sand Dabs & Flounder.
DIY Jig Head Rigged Flounder Soft Bait
Our classic Flounder Soft Bait has been a long time favorite for anglers looking to imitate smaller flatfish.
Favorite Tarpon Tackle & Rigging
Capt. Ross Gallagher shares his time tested favorite tackle & knots for targeting large tarpon.
How-To Upgrade Your Jigs
Capt. Mike Hogan shows us how to quickly upgrade your favorite Epoxy and Metal Jigs.
How-To Choose Protail Paddle Size
How to choose the right size Hogy Pro Tail Paddle Swim Bait in a variety of conditions.
How-To Fish The Tuna Epoxy Jig
Capt. Mike shows us how to present the 4oz Tuna Rigged Epoxy Jig for big Bluefin Tuna covering topwater, midwater and deep water techniques.
How-To Fish Tuna Rigged Sand Eel Jigs
Capt. Mike Hogan shows us how to utilize the Heavy Offshore Sand Eel Jig for targeting suspended or bottom grubbing tuna.