Outer Cape Fishing Report – May 17, 2019

Paul Newmier from Blackbeard’s in Eastham said the conditions this spring have kept most folks off the water, but up inside Pleasant Bay there have been plenty of small bass. In years past, an occasional really large, holdover fish has been caught, and given the relatively mild winter we experienced, the odds go up that a wise old striper managed to hang out in a deeper hole or channel, waiting for the sun to signal that spring has arrived.