Albie Season

Every fall, false albacore bring a taste of offshore fishing to small-boat and shore-bound fishermen.... Continue reading

Every fall, false albacore bring a taste of offshore fishing to small-boat and shore-bound fishermen. The albie run doesn’t last long, but Northeast fishermen look forward to it all year.

Gear:
St. Croix Legend Tournament Inshore (7’6″, 10- to 20-pound, 1/2- to 1 1/4-ounce)
Van Staal VS150
Yo-Zuri Super Braid (20-pound test)
Yo-Zuri TopKnot Fluorocarbon Leader (15-pound test)
Daddy Mac Albie/Bonito Jig (1.4-ounce; Sand Eel, Squid)
Costa Del Mar Rafael/580 Blue Mirror