2015 MISS FORTESCUE FISHING REPORTS-by Kathy

OPEN BOAT EVERYDAY BUT TUESDAYS. $45 PER PERSON. CHARTERS AVAILABLE-6 MAN/$600 AND 12 MAN/$800. CALL FOR INFO. FISHING JULY 3RD,4TH, 5TH-OPEN BOAT. HAVE A HAPPY AND SAFE HOLIDAY FROM US TO YOU!
07/01/2015-TWO KEEPER FLOUNDER....A WEDNESDAY REGULAR "SNAP" GOT THE FIRST FLOUNDER JUST OVER REG SIZE, AND BILL TOFLIN BEAT THAT WITH A 19.5" FLOUNDER NOT LONG AFTER. THE FLOUNDER BIT ON BUNKER TODAY. CAPTAIN JIM SAYS ALL THE CROAKERS YOU WOULD EVER WANT...NONSTOP TODAY. BUT IN THE END....LUCKY LES KYLE, JR FROM PEDRICKTOWN, NJ TOOK THE POOL AGAIN WITH A DRUMFISH. OPEN BOAT JULY 3, 4TH, AND 5TH. COME ON DOWN AND ENJOY A DAY ON THE BEAUTIFUL DELAWARE BAY.
06/24/2015-WEAKFISH ALERT! THE WEDNESDAY REGULARS ENDED UP WITH A TOTAL OF 7 NICE WEAKFISH. SNAP BAGGED THE FIRST CATCH OF THE DAY AND THEN TODAY'S POOLWINNER,  ED JOHNSON HOOKED A DOUBLE HEADER WITH 19 AND 20 INCHES RESPECTIVELY. OF COURSE, HE KEPT THE BIGGER ONE AND HOPES TO SEE THE OTHER AGAIN NEXT TIME. DON'T WANT TO WIPE THE POPULATION AND NEED TO FOLLOW THOSE FEDERAL REGS. ALL THE CROAKERS YOU WANT ARE OUT THERE, TOO. THE BAY IS ALIVE AND WELL AND DON'T BELIEVE EVERYTHING YOU READ?
06/23/2015-MISS FORTESCUE WELCOMED THE OPPOR0TUNITY TO EDUCATE THE NEXT GENERATION OF FISHERMEN AND WOMEN. NEWPORT ELEMENTARY SCHOOLCHILDREN AND PARENTS CAME ABOARD TODAY. THEY CAUGHT A TOTAL OF 75 CROAKERS AND A DOZEN BLUEFISH. VERY IMPRESSIVE, KIDS!
06/17/2015-GOOD NEWS! THERE WERE 13 HAPPY FISHERMEN TODAY!
EVERYONE ABOARD WENT HOME WITH FISH IN THE BOX.  LES KYLE, JR BAGGED A DRUM, WHICH TOOK THE POOL. THE WEDNESDAY GANG BAGGED KEEPER WEAKS, PLENTY OF NICE CROAKERS, AND SOME SMALL BLUEFISH. THROWBACK FLOUNDER. PLENTY OF ROOM ON THE BOAT. DON'T FORGET FATHER'S DAY.....MAKE IT A FAMILY TRADITION! 

 05/22/2015-OPENING DAY FOR FLOUNDER SEASON. BRING YOUR  MINNOWS. LEAVING THE DOCK 7AM.
005/17/2014-SUNDAY'S TRIP BROUGHT HOME BLUE FISH AND CROAKERS. STEVE SCHEULE FROM WOODSTOWN TOOK THE POOL WITH HIS NICE BLUE.
05/14/2014-ALBERT NORCROSS AND FAMILY HAD A BLAST ON THE EVENING DRUM CHARTER. THEY BAGGED 10 DRUM RANGING FROM 35 TO 75 POUNDS. WE'RE STILL WAITING FOR THEIR PIX  TO BE EMAILED :) (CAPT JIM'S CAMERA HAD DEAD BATTERY!!!)
05/02/2015-OPENING DAY WITH CAPTAIN JIM HIGBEE, III. LOOKING FORWARD TO A WONDERFUL DAY. THANKS TO OUR LOYAL PATRONS AND NEWCOMERS. FISHING ONBOARD MISS FORTESCUE IS WELL WORTH THE TRIP. COME ON DOWN!!!!




 


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