Striped Bass (Stripers) are a great success story of a how a fishery can be brought back from near collapse. Through conservation and management the striped bass is once again plentiful in the waters of Massachusetts. The Striped Bass is one of the most elegant of all game fish with its large silvery scales and black stripes. Its powerful tail will insure catching a trophy-sized Striper will be long remembered. In addition, Stripers are great table fare to be enjoyed grilled or baked. Striped Bass fishing is a near shore fishery off Cape Ann MA and is a good option for half day and family friendly trips.
Striped Bass must be 28” to keep with a 1 fish limit per angler.
Pound for pound the Bluefish is one of the hardest fighting fish in the ocean. They will test your tackle with their razor sharp teeth and hard runs and acrobatics. They often can be caught on surface plugs and will tail walk and jump in an attempt to throw the hook. They are great light tackle competition and fun for all to catch.