Jersey Shore - Sandy Hook to Island Beach State Park, New Jersey Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Jersey Shore - Sandy Hook to Island Beach State Park, New Jersey Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Look for birds and nervous bait.
Fishing Report Last Updated:
10 / 14 / 2018
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Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Jersey Shore is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Fishing conditions: Mid-all is here and north winds will bring cooler temps which will get bait and bass moving. We still have albies and bluefish and bass are starting to show. This is the start we hav been waiting for. Dress warm!

Inshore temperature: 68 Degrees F

Offshore temperature: 64 Degrees F

Type of bait fish are feeding on: mullet, bay anchovies, spearing, crabs

Fish species: striped bass, albies, fluke, bluefish

Fishing season: Mid-Fall

Nearest airport: Newark Liberty International , 40 miles

Jersey Shore Description

Stretching from the Manasquan Inlet north along the Monmouth County coastline and around Sandy Hook into the Raritan Bay. Here fly anglers can experience great fishing either off the groins and beaches into the Altlantic Ocean or along the inlets into large rivers or the flats and sod banks of the back bays. It's a challenging fishery and success depends on the anglers knowledge on the location of the fish ...

Techniques & Tips

Early morning and evening into the nights are best. You'll have the beach to yourself. Look for nervous water, birds, or swirls. Bass and allies are starting to show.

7-Day Forecast

Mid-fall weather is here. Cooler temps get this moving. Watch the tides. Albies seem to be the most consistent, for an inconsistent fish, going right now. Boat, open beach, or jetties near an inlet offer you the best shot. Bass starting to show with bigger school to keeper sized fish moving down and in.

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