Bishop & Clerks

Boat Spots Bishop and Clerks

Bishop and Clerks

Cast swimming plugs, soft plastics, metals, jigs and flies into the small rip for stripers and bluefish. Early morning and low light conditions best due to heavy boat traffic.

Anchor on the east side of the shoal to be out of the narrow channel. Fish in 20 – 30 feet of water near buoy “1” for fluke (use squid strips), sea bass or tautog (use crabs or sea worms).

NOAA chart number:  13237

Lat & Long:  41°34.5’ x 70°15’

Best tide:  Either; action slows at slack.

Hazards:  Heavy boat traffic including ferries to and from Nantucket. A few boulders in shallow water.

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