Salty Cape reader was fishing at the Claw last week when they hooked up with a 79″ white marlin. What happened next is what makes whiteys one of the most coveted fish in the waters south of Cape Cod.
Michael Beebe was fishing off the Hooter with Hogy Pro Staffer Capt. Jaime Boyle of Boylermaker Charters when they took a chance to head south of the Vineyard and look for tuna. Amazingly, Michael was able to hook up and land a 60-pound bluefin tuna on a 14-weight fly rod!
Capt. Larry Backman and the crew aboard FV Skipjack headed to West Atlantis Canyon this past weekend, successfully deep-dropping for 4 swordfish and landing this 350-pound blue marlin.
In this video, Capt. Mike Hogan explains how he likes to deploy and troll his SI Squid Bulb Spreader Bars in the productive bluefin tuna grounds south of Martha’s Vineyard.
Join Capt. Mike and Capt. Nat Chalkley at The Claw, just 15 miles south of Martha’s Vineyard, as they catch early season bluefin tuna and give an explanation of their techniques and gear.