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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.
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…
The islands separating Buzzards Bay and the Sakonnet River are very special. Full of structure, eel grass covered flats, and deep tide pools that spin bait to their demise.
Join us as Team NorthCoast and the expert Anglers from Rifles to Rods head South on 95, with two NorthCoast Boats in tow.
While waiting for lit up Bonito to break the surface near Price’s Neck there is usually a Striped Bass to be picked out of the wash. Wash is synonymous with white water and the occasional bout of sea sickness. Although unsettling, and sometimes sketchy, a second Angler fly fishing from the back of the boat
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.
There is a peace and calm on the water found in the moments somewhere between the permanent smiles and laughter.
The hull’s deep forefoot cleaves any chop while the shallow-V aft promotes easy planning and provides a stable platform while trolling, drifting or at rest.
NorthCoast Boats is proud to add Coastline Marine Service to our dealer family. They will be covering the Massachusetts market. Please do not hesitate to reach out. Like us here at NorthCoast Boats: their family is your family.
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,