Menemsha Bight

Boat Spots Menemsha

Menemsha Bight

NOAA chart number:  13233

Lat & Long:  41°21.5’ x 70°48’

Best tide:  Outgoing (west) until slack high.

Hazards:  Few except possible heavy boat traffic on summer weekends.

Link To Tide Chart: Click Here

Link to marine weather: Click Here

Fishing Strategy:

(1)  Excellent area for sight casting flies, soft plastics, small swimming plugs, metals over boulders, eel grass and mussel beds a few hundred yards off the beach. Work entire shoreline from entrance of Menemsha harbor to Gay Head.

(2) Stripers and bluefish are present throughout the season but area is best known for bonito and false albacore from mid summer into the fall.

 

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