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by Capt. Patrick Sciacca

Desirable Destination: Costa Rica

By Capt. Patrick S... | Posted November 2006 | Add a Comment

Springtime Retreat | AprilFor many boaters April is an okay month to be on the water. While there are some nice days, consistently great boating weather is in short supply stateside. But there’s an alternative that offers consistently warm and sunny days and placid waters to calm the nerves in April. It’s a Pacific coast

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Desirable Destination: Montauk, Long Island

By Capt. Patrick S... | Posted November 2006 | Add a Comment

Fallin' for the East End | SeptemberIt amazes me that no matter what the weather forecast is on Labor Day weekend, Long Island’s South Shore waterways are jam packed. It appears that this is everyone’s last hurrah of summer. Then on the Tuesday following this long weekend, the sounds of TraveLifts hauling boats for winter

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Big Bills, Little Bills

By Capt. Patrick S... | Posted September 2006 | Add a Comment

The fish is peeling line off my heavy-duty Penn International 70VS like a Japanese bullet train hell-bent to make one station stop—freedom. Fighting 22 pounds of drag at strike, the unseen and unknown fish has to slow down. It has to! I’ve stopped giant tuna on gear like this. I lean back, and the 5’6” stand-up rod makes an inverted U as my Braid belt and harness support me. The fish is

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Fishing Tips

By Capt. Patrick S... | Posted August 2003 | Add a Comment

Caring for caught fish: Catching some fishy fare for the dinner table, and how to clean and fillet your fluke.

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Chase, Catch, and Cuff

By Capt. Patrick S... | Posted May 2003 | Add a Comment

Chase, Catch, and Cuff — U.S. Customs

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Keeping It Classic

By Capt. Patrick S... | Posted May 2003 | Add a Comment

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Caulk Talk

By Capt. Patrick S... | Posted May 2003 | Add a Comment

Caulk Talk

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What's Driving Your Boat?

By Capt. Patrick S... | Posted May 2003 | Add a Comment

What’s Driving Your Boat?

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Sculley 60 Sportfisherman

By Capt. Patrick S... | Posted April 2003 | Add a Comment

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Feeding Frenzy

By Capt. Patrick S... | Posted April 2003 | Add a Comment

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