Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Saltwater Fishing

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The 2021 CCA-California Sportfishing Tide Calendar now available

Coastal Conservation Association - California and Bill Varney announced this week that the 2021 CCA California Sportfishing Tide Calendar is now available at tackle stores, landings and all Turner’s Outdoorsman stores. This year’s calendar includes tides, moon phases, important...

Long range report: More monster bluefin tuna

Ridge lights up with slug wahoo and night bite yellowfin BY GUNDY GUNDERSON SAN DIEGO – In a stunning run of trophy bluefin tuna fishing, the long range fleet landed 4 more super cow class bluefin tuna to go with several...

San Diego report: Epic offshore bite, beastly bluefin

SAN DIEGO — Again this past week the offshore bite the San Diego fleet was into featured both limit-style fishing for yellowfin and skipjack tuna juxtaposed to mossback yellows and bluefin tuna from 30 to over 300 pounds. A...

WON On the Spot: Black Pearl trip smashes the lingcod, rockfish

BY DYLAN DEPRES I joined an open party trip aboard the Black Pearl for 12-hour 5am-5pm trip out of Virg's Landing in Morro Bay, venturing up the coast with our sights set on quality rockfish and lingcod. Upon departure, Captain...

Long range report: Angler bags a pair of super cows

Boat lands 370, followed by a 380 BY GUNDY GUNDERSON SAN DIEGO — The local bluefin bite in outer waters has been a godsend for the long range fleet. With the schedule shuffle and the shortening of many trips, the outstanding...

Suzuki Repower Report for October 19, 2020

This is WON’s Repower Report, brought to you by Suzuki Marine. This feature showcases one of many repower projects performed by Suzuki’s professional dealers and mechanics in Southern California. Each new report will feature product specifications on different Suzuki engines for all...

A clean, quick fish release depends on having the right tools

BY GUNDY GUNDERSON Because most southern California boat fisherman release many more fish then they keep, possessing the skills of releasing a fish properly is important. Releasing a fish insures the future of the fishery. If it is done properly,...

Baja report: They’re coming to play

Cabo’s first two jackpot events, the LCBT and Bisbee’s Offshore go off with big fields and bigger bucks than last year; next up is Bisbee’s Black and Blue, then the Los Cabos Tuna Jackpot Nov. 4-7 BY PAT McDONELL CABO SAN...

San Diego Saltwater: Giants fall

BY MERIT McCREA SAN DIEGO — As the school-sized yellowfin moved back into full-day range of the San Diego fleet, the alternate resource was bluefin out on the outer banks with the giants in the deep waters between the outer...

Potesta bags state’s biggest sport-caught tuna — over 400 pounds!

400-pound plateau finally reached AVALON – The West Coast sportfishing world is buzzing over the news that the coveted 400-pound tuna mark finally being eclipsed. The 101-foot family-owned Potesta motored into Avalon where the scale on the famous Green Dock...

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Waterfowl hunt results for Nov. 25, 2020

SoCal duck counts take a big drop BY JIM NIEMIEC NILAND – Duck hunting could not be much slower at least for those waterfowlers that headed out to southland refuges and a few duck clubs this past week. Not only does...
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Introducing the Gamakatsu Superline Offset Round Bend Hook

Tacoma, Washington – Offset worm hooks have been around for years and have proven to be extremely effective when fishing Carolina or Texas rigs into thick cover. The offset keeps the worm running true through the water column, presenting...

Furuno’s NavNet TZtouch3 Family Expands with new 9-inch MFD

CAMAS, Wash. - In early 2020, Furuno introduced NavNet TZtouch3, setting the standard for MFDs by packing powerful features and functions into super-bright and responsive IPS displays. These units are not only the most powerful MFDs on the market,...