Upper Delaware Bay

Cumberland - New Jersey


  • 6 catches

  • 206 followers

  • 4 spots

Once heavily polluted by industry along the Delaware River, the upper Delaware Bay has seen dramatic changes in both the livelihoods it has provided and its own ecological reversal. Formerly home to one of the largest oyster grounds in the east, the oys...

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Upper Delaware Bay Fishing Reports

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  1. Bass choking on a frog. Peak-a-boo

    Largemouth Bass with a Booyah toad runner

    1. No, i dont even know where that is
    2. is that on the Maurice river somewhere?? looks like it
    3. Hells yeah! Nothing better than frogging....... well, maybe a 10" live shiner 😏 Nice fish Bro! πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘
    4. Tim Crowley 0
      Frogging is the best!
    5. Tim Crowley 0
      Frogging is the best!
    6. Scott S 0
      Looks very fishy there...great bass habitat
    7. Bryan Harper 0
      Nice chunk🎣🎣
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  2. largemouth bass out of the culvert that passes from newton to Peter's creek

  3. Caught this guy while chunkn' bunker

    Striped Bass with a bunker

  4. Summer Flounder with a minnow/squid

  5. 15 in. Largemouth Bass with a Spinner Texas rig

  6. Details: 8 oz. 15 in. pickeral with a green jig

    caught about 10 in cove on right and back leg

  7. Details: Fishing Hot Spot® Old Flat Top

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    Known as β€œOld Flat Top,” the rugged base of an abandoned lighthouse remains standing at the south end of Cross Ledge. Several lumps ...more to the east side give up fish. Nice flounder are caught here using simple fishfinder-rigs. On the deeper edges of the channels, 3 ounces of weight or more may be necessary to keep the bait near the bottom. Top and bottom-rigs with minnows and shedder crabs will produce weakfish and flounder. Use dark teasers on overcast days and light colors on bright days. Tautog and black sea bass also frequent the ruins.

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  8. Croakers seem to bite better if you wiggle your worm

  9. Details: Atlantic Croaker with a blood worms

    12 nice size croakers

  10. Happy Spring everyone!

    Things are slowly getting started.

    Heard rumors of a couple stripers coming off the surf. Nothing confirmed. We have seen a few boats ...more out on the bay flounder fishing.

    Ospreys are staring to pair up. Purple henbit in the fields. Two good signs.

    We have fresh bunker, live green crabs, live minnows, and live eels.

    We are starting to expand our hours.

    Spring surf fishing tournament is scheduled for May 10. Info available on the website and in the store.

    Report courtesy of Old Inlet Bait and Tackle. www.oldinlet.com

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