New York Boat Show Fishing Seminars

The Recreational Fishing Alliance (RFA) will once again be hosting “how to” fishing seminars at the New York Boat Show, which this year will be held Wednesday, January 1 through Sunday, January 5 at the Javits Center in Manhattan. Don’t forget to stop by the On The Water booth (# 1454) to subscribe to On The Water and pick up a free gift! Read more →

Groundfish Gameplan

If you take a look at a nautical map, it’s easy to see why Cape Ann is a hub of New England groundfishing. With the prime fishing grounds of Jeffreys Ledge to the north, Tillies Bank to the east and Stellwagen Bank to the south, the waters are rife with potential hot spots. Read more →

How to Fish Rips and Shoals

There are productive, fish-holding current rips within a short boat ride of every bay and harbor in New England, and there are a few basic techniques you can use to approach any rip, either from shore or on a boat. Read more →