New Jersey Fishing Reports

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  1. John's boat was pulled this week so before we wrapped it up we headed out on the Elaine B and I couldn't be happier with the experience! It was like fishing ...more a charter boat for the price of a party boat! good company and fishing, despite bad conditions and i managed to boat 36 tog and 4 keepers! YUMMY!

    Tautog with a crab

    1. Robert Coleman 0
      WOW! 😯😯😯 I wasn't going to go there!
    2. NJ Squatch 0
      PACKER?
    3. Robert Coleman 0
      HmmmπŸ€”πŸ€”πŸ€”πŸ€”.... A Christmas Story!???
    4. yeah can you guess what the back says?
    5. Awesome bud! πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ» Does your sweatshirt say "FUDGE"???? LOLπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚
    6. All they eat is crab and lobster. I’ve made lobster brisk with this fish in place of lobster and you couldn’t tell the difference
    7. Debbie F 0
      Nice! Have to try this fish sometime after all that bragging! πŸ˜πŸ‘
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  2. oops i did it again! 2 years ago same time of year same area i got a fish of this caliber, yesterday i got another one! It's about the same exact length so ...more i don't think it's the same fish, this one wasn't quite as wide either. scroll down my catches to this time two years ago and let me know what you think! Hell of a fight though. she made one crucial mistake though... her first move was to shoot out of the downed tree hole i found her in and i was able to get between her and the tree fast to keep here from getting back under it or i would've been done on #4 line! Happy Thanksgiving, this big fatty is lucky she ain't a turkey!

    Rainbow Trout with a jig

    1. Bryan Harper 0
      Beautiful super chunk! 🎣🌈
    2. that’s a good one. If a Elisa caught it . it would be fridge worthy
    3. Awesome Bow Chris! Bet she tastes better than a Turkey! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»
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  3. 34 lb. 1 oz. 45 in. Striped Bass

    1. lee Benji 0
      awesome catch πŸŽ£πŸ‘Š
  4. With the S word in the forecast and the beautiful weather had to play hooky one last time before the boat hibernates. Daytime was terrible but the trip was made ...more during magic hour with 3 keeper lizards. The last one wouldn’t go back down so it will be fish for Thanksgiving!

    20 in. Walleye

    1. nice Walleye NJ
  5. I first tried Spruce Run Reservoir because my cousin Mark still hasn't caught a Hybrid Striped Bass. Nothing there. We went to Round Valley Reservoir for 2 hours ...more and weren't disappointed. We landed a 17 inch Rainbow, an 18 inch Laker and my first ever Tiger Trout. Just shy of 16 inches he was released back to grow bigger.

    Tiger Trout with a Homemade Fly

    1. yeah kind of!
    2. NJ Squatch 0
      Awesome tiger. Def on my bucket list
    3. Looks like a Spanish Mackerel pattern to me
    4. That is the craziest tiger I’ve seen! Looks like a rainbow brook hybrid rather than a brown brook hybrid!
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  6. got 7 today, but all pretty small except this one. still good quantity...not sure where all the bigger ones went, they're hard to come by in NJ, but i can usually ...more hit a few, still looking this season.

    Brown Trout with a jerkbait

  7. White Crappie

    1. Hard to tell with the glare, but whites have more of a barred speck pattern than what that one looks to have. Plus very few white crappie in there. Ive never even ...more seen one
    2. Bryan Nell 0
      thanks I don’t fish for them normally so I’m not familiar with them
    3. nice one, probably a black crappie though
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Popular Waterways

The most active fishing spots in New Jersey


  • Atlantic Ocean (New Jersey)

    Atlantic Ocean, New Jersey shoreline.

    Followers
    219
    Catches
    166
    Spots
    6

  • Passaic River

    A section of the Passaic River in Passaic County, New Jersey.

    Followers
    159
    Catches
    30
    Spots
    1

  • Lake Hopatcong

    A section of the Lake Hopatcong in Morris County, New Jersey.

    Followers
    271
    Catches
    190
    Spots
    3

  • Delaware River

    A section of the Delaware River in Warren County, New Jersey.

    Followers
    103
    Catches
    368
    Spots
    0

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