New York Harbor, New York Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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New York Harbor, New York Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Fall is here and its getting fishy! False Albascore are here stock up on Epoxy minnow flies size #4,6 & #1 Tan/white, Olive/white & Chartreuse/white. Stripers and Bluefish are eating Peanut Bunker and adult Bunker 4in Deceiver Patterns and Big Bunker patterns are the way to go. Warm weather is here look for Stripers early morning and Late afternoon and in the dark. Bluefish up to 7 lbs have invaded us and are taking any fly thrown at them, False Albacore are coming start tying #4, #6 & #1 epoxy minnows tan/white olive/white and chartreuse/whites Hot Yellowfin Tuna bite -60lbs. Mahi/ Mahi fishing is Hot!. We are open for Charters so book Now! Check out the NEW Orvis Recon Rods , they are awesome!
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing New York Harbor is currently Excellent

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Fishing conditions: Ocean beaches are producing False Albacore a long with Bluefish. Cooler water has started to turn on the . Stripers, Bluefish and Weakfish in our Bays and Harbor . Offshore: Yellowfin Tuna Bite 70lb class. Last chance for Mahi before the water temps cool down turned on!

Inshore temperature: 66 Degrees F

Offshore temperature: 67 Degrees F

Type of bait fish are feeding on: Inshore Menhaden (bunker) both Peanut and Adult Bay anchovies Offshore Sand Eels

Fish species: Striped Bass

Fishing season: April-January .

Nearest airport: JFK, Newark, Laguardia

Person Fishing in a stream

New York Harbor Description

NY Harbor and Raritan Bay are famous for their proximity to one of the greatest cities in the world, but that shouldn't be the reason you fish here. Fish here because it is truly a World Class fishery! OK the NY Skyline in the background is not hard to take and either is the fact that "non fishers" will love the trip as much as anglers!

An eight month long season with opportunities to catch ...

Techniques & Tips

False Albacore intermediate line with small epoxy minnows. Stripers and Bluefish Bunker flies, Big deceivers Half/Half Clousers, olive /white and chartreuse/white size 2/0-3/0 will be effective

7-Day Forecast

Inshore: False Albacore are here, Stripers up to 20lbs and Bluefish up to seven pounds Offshore: Bluefin and Yellowfin Tuna Bite 45-70 lbs, Mahi/Mahi fishing !


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