The Fall Run

Striped Bass, Bluefish, False Albacore, and Bonito migrate throughout the fall displaying an aggressive “all you can eat” baitfish buffet feeding style. Shoving, barging, heave and repeat as the main course flees for their lives. Fat and satiated to a point of gagging each predator is preparing for a very long and dangerous journey South.

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Water Moccasins

An approaching storm was battering the coastline and the Fog was getting worse. Having returned to the shop from the morning guide trip, a Gentleman off a cruise ship was “all ears” as my first light client was sharing an adrenalized tale of great fish caught. He too wanted to experience flyfishing in the white water…

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Gregg Weatherby
Species by Season in and around Newport, RI.

The water off Newport’s visibility for sight casting is excellent. Clean and fresh- with new baitfish and their crazed predators arriving on each tide. A large variety of salt water species enhance our world class angling experiences- all season long.

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Striped Bass Salad

Jose DaPonte with Tautog Striped Bass Salad – courtesy of Jose DaPonte (Owner NorthCoast Boats | C&C Fiberglass Components)   “We go catch the Striped Bass, however you like to. (Filet accordingly) Put in the pan with water- Boil for @15 minutes Take it out and put it in cold water for a little bit,

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On The Water Media: S15 Episode 4 Block Island Trophy Hunt

Check out On The Water Media’s hunt for trophy Striped Bass onboard NorthCoast Pro/Ambassador Capt. Brian Patterson’s NorthCoast 23CC with On The Water TV Host Chris Megan.

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NorthCoast Boats supports the RFA (Recreational Fishing Alliance)

NorthCoast Boats is proud to sponsor the RFA. The Recreational Fishing Alliance incorporated in 1996 as a 501(c)(4). We support the ongoing efforts to safeguard the rights of saltwater anglers, protect marine, boat and tackle industry jobs and ensure the long-term sustainability of U.S. saltwater fisheries. www.joinrfa.org Hope you enjoy their latest issue of MAKING

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Fishability | NorthCoast (24CC) 260 Center Console

“Out on the open sound in rough conditions, the boat’s seakeeping ability and handling were impressive, responsive to the throttle and helm commands. The 22-degree dead rise hull worked its magic in the building chop, and it rode the big swells with ease. That and the deep freeboard provide a feeling of security.” – by Gary Caputi

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Saltwater Sportsman’s First Look: The 24CC | Now: 260 Center Console

We are proud to share this great excerpt from Saltwater Sportsman with a look into the popular 260 Center Console. Check out this month’s issue of Saltwater Sportsman for a First Look at the 260 Center Console. (Previously called 24CC)

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Boulder Fields

The New England coast has spectacular, sometimes forgiving, sand flats where Striped Bass ambush sand eels and other baitfish. But a real favorite are the very productive rocky shorelines surrounded by their protective boulder fields. Through the years anglers who spend enough money on bottom paint and propeller repairs come to know these waters “very”

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NorthCoast 24CC Reviews

NorthCoast 24CC reviews are pouring onto the desks of magazine subscribers everywhere. Check out the very cool “Float Plan / First Look” piece in Saltwater Sportsman Magazine, August/September 2017 Edition. Thank you Saltwater Sportsman we really appreciate the press!  

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