Captains Log August 08′

The Spanish are here!!!!!!!!  The Spanish Mackeral arrived in abundant numbers just a few days ago.   Yesterday we targeted them for about 3 hours and landed 49 between 15 inches and 26 inches.  While trolling for the Spanish Mackeral we also landed a good handful of small (eating sized) Blues and Rockfish.  The Spanish… Read more »

Captains Log July 08′

7/4/2008-7/29/2008 Solomons Island Area By Greg Buckner, Captain of the “Miss Susie” Since returning from fishing down South fishing has been incredible with the exception of one trip.  The live linning for Stripers has been excellent, with fish being consistantly caught between 18 and 35 inches.  The evening Croaker fishing has also been very good… Read more »

Captains Log June 08′

6/12/2008-6/23/2008 Solomons Island Area By Greg Buckner, Captain of the “Miss Susie” Finally the Spot are here, actually they are two weeks early and that means live linning time.  We set out on June 12th with Bloodworms to catch a live well full of Spot and we did just that.  And then we took the… Read more »

Captains Log May 08′

5/8/2008-5/19/2008 Solomons Island Area By Greg Buckner, Captain of the “Miss Susie” The Trophy Trolling bite has been good for the last two weeks with our limit being filled on 13 out of 15 charters from May 8 to May 19.  The weather was challenging and caused us to cancel several trip due to very… Read more »

Captains Log April 08′

The 2008 Chesapeake Bay Season has begun.  And the fishing action has been excellent.  Our pre season, light tackle, catch and release trips went very well with great catches and very satisfied customers.  Our best pre season charter produced 32 trophy Stripers over 28 inches, and our slowest trip produced 9 Trophies.  Our average Pre Season,… Read more »

Captains Log December 07′

The fishing this late fall for Trophy Sized Striped Bass (Rockfish) has been consistantly excellent since the day after Thanksgiving.  In fact I would have to say this has been the best late fall the mid Bay has seen in 5 to 6 years.  Over the last few weeks, on our slowest day we still… Read more »

Captains Log November 07′

They are here!!!!  The Fall Trophy Rockfish took their time getting here because of the mild early Fall temps, however, they are now here in abundant numbers.  And the fishing this past week has been awesome.  We are catching loads of nice, Ocean Run, Migratory Rockfish from 30 inches to 47 inches.  We are trolling our… Read more »

Captains Log October 07′

Just as expected the last few weeks have produced excellent fishing.  The live linning for Rockfish continues to be very productive, with a few bigger fish (over 28 inches) starting to make a showing.  The trolling for Blues 4 to 8lbs using plastic hoses has been very good most days.  The bottom fishing for eating… Read more »

Captains Log September 07′

2007 continues to be a very productive year for fishing the Chesapeake Bay from Solomons, MD. The very good live linning action for Rockfish (18″ to 26″) continues as does good bottom fishing for big “eating sized” Spot. We also have Bluefish and Spanish Mackeral in our waters at this time and we should continue… Read more »

Captains Log August 07′

Wow!!!!   That is the word that describes fishing right now out of Solomon’s, MD.  July was great for Rockfish using light tackle rigged with live Spot as bait.  And the last week and a half the live linning action has been as good as it gets, with nice sized fish from 20 inches up to… Read more »