July Fishing & Beach Picnics

July Fishing & Beach Picnics

July Fishing It’s here!  July fish­ing is for the birds, I mean it’s the sea­son to look for the birds.  Birds mean fish!  Fish mean fun.  Come fish with Salty Fly Cape Cod and enjoy Barn­sta­ble Har­bor’s sum­mer fish­ing.  Fish balls, sand...
A Fly Fishing Guide’s Busman’s Holiday

A Fly Fishing Guide’s Busman’s Holiday

So when the phone rings, and the voice on the oth­er end says “I’m a guide” and I’m won­der­ing if you have any avail­abil­i­ty tomor­row morn­ing for a “Bus­man­’s hol­i­day”, the answer has to be YES!  At least it has to be yes when the voice is that of Eric...
Really Back In Action

Really Back In Action

After and before the north­east­er, we got a nice day on the water cast­ing at div­ing birds and slurp­ing stripers.  Most of the fish were on the small side, but a cou­ple of “rea­son­ably” sized fish showed up includ­ing this 30 inch­er, It was a good day on...
Back In Action

Back In Action

After a long win­ter of repairs and replace­ment parts, the Gravy is back in the water and rid­ing high.  In fact, she can now reach a top speed of 43 mph, a pin­na­cle that she he has­n’t reached in many years. As for fish­ing, that’s the goal. ...
Pretty Fly Taking a Ride

Pretty Fly Taking a Ride

  This fly was real­ly just along for the ride as today was an atyp­i­cal live-bait day orches­trat­ed by my friend Bran­don. Nev­er­the­less, today’s first super hot day felt like a mid-July day with the stripers down deep on the bot­tom.  No sur­face...
Spring Fishing

Spring Fishing

Spring fish­ing is around the cor­ner, how­ev­er, if you go out­side today you’d won­der why.  It’s chilly.  And windy.   Oh yeah, that’s a Cape Cod spring. The whales are in the bay.  Right whales in record num­bers.  The her­ring are...
Gravy undergoes a Renovation

Gravy undergoes a Renovation

As many of you know, last spring my fuel tank went bad.  Last sum­mer I ran the boat with a 12 gal­lon portable fuel tank.  There were many trips to the fuel dock as 12 gal­lons of gas was enough for two trips, but not enough for two trips and peace of mind....
Fishing Show

Fishing Show

Almost what­ev­er tomor­row’s weath­er, you will find me in Prov­i­dence at the New England Saltwater Fishing Show - St. Croix Fishing Rods  Stop by and check what’s new at St. Croix Fish­ing Rods. Hope to see you there!...