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Ice Fishing Flasher

What in the world is this thing? Looks like a fish finder from WWII… you’re not far off.<p>Introduced in 1989, the above Vexilar FL-8 is a compact and …

Ice Fishing Gear

Ice Fishing Auger<p>6 inch hand auger is plenty fine for NJ ice.<br>• Gas powered augers make quick work when punching lots of holes, just make sure it …

Fishable Ice on Spruce Run Reservoir, NJ | Ice Fishing Report

While all of Spruce Run Reservoir is not safe for ice fishing or to even walk on, Zach Merchant found four to six inches of fishable ice in one of …

Ice Fishing Report

Ice Fishing Report for Sunday 25 January 2015 from Round Valley Reservoir.<br>Met up with Zach Merchant, Dave, Kyle and some other folks at Round Valley …

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Rescue crews free entangled leatherback turtle

CLOSE<p>Crew members from Coast Guard Station Cape May, N.J., and the Marine Mammal Stranding Center in Brigantine, N.J., rescue an approximately …

Tournament Report - 1st Annual Howie Behre Memorial

Well, after a brief hiatus from fishing for a few weeks I got out this past Sunday (August 17, 2014) and fished in Behre Bait & Tackle’s 1st Annual …

Round Valley Fishing

Went out and trolled at Round Valley this afternoon with Kyle L. We picked up this 17.25-inch Rainbow for our first fish of the day trolling with 5 …

Brothers, Husbands, Fathers and Friends Need Fingers to Go Fishing

Dear Readers, James Harmon is a very close friend of mine who grew up fishing and exploring the back-woods of New Jersey with me. I’m promoting his …

Round Valley Fishing

Pouring rain? Doesn't matter, caught trout. Thank you for sharing Myles! As an aside though, if there's any chance of lightening or thunderstorms in …

Delaware’s rising bass tide

<i>Editor’s Note: This is the seventh in a series profiling 2014 Elite Series locations.</i><p>Many Elite Series pros balked when they learned that the …

Glimpse of History: Angling for a beauty in Manville

MANVILLE — A group of boys is shown fishing in the Raritan River behind the Johns Manville plant in Manville in this photo from 1948.<p>The New Jersey …

10 Summer Fishing Tips

Don’t expect to catch much around high noon, plus or minus a couple hours. The angle of the sun to the water makes predatory fish wary. Wait for …

Round Valley Fishing

Got out on the hunt for some Carp for a little while today with Chelsey H. And she was the first into fish; landing 3 Channel Catfish and hooking …

Night Fishing Archives

On August 30th, myself, Zach, and my buddy Chris headed out to Round Valley to do some night fishing for rainbow trout. At our first drop, we caught …

Best All Purpose Round Valley Fishing Rig | Round Valley Fishing

You’ve probably heard me mention the best all purpose round valley fishing rig a few times already. Here are some pics and detailed information to …

No life jacket on body of 24-year-old kayaker found in Round Valley Reservoir

CLINTON TWP. — The kayaker reported missing on Round Valley Reservoir late in the afternoon on July 23 was Chen Shao, 24, of North Brunswick, State …

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Kayak Fishing Reports - Spruce Run Reservoir

Finally brought the kayaks out for a fishing trip at Spruce Run Reservoir with Frank Deluca on Sunday July 14, 2013. Despite getting a late start, we …

Double Anchor Night Fishing for Rainbow Trout

If you fish long enough at any one place, you start to recognize people. This is how I came to meet <b>Hunterdon Anglers</b> president, Ed Harabin. A few …