There may be no greater challenge in the fishing world than landing a giant bluefin. Our author can tell you that from experience, as he recounts a fish he landed years ago, and the crew’s skill and bravery in getting it to the boat.
Perhaps better than anyone on the water, anglers know the importance of living in the moment when the game is on the line. And in these days of catch and release, the memories that are created may be the best treasure of all. You'll see what we mean here.
To catch fish like a pro, you need to prepare like one.
When it comes to sportfishing, the most important thing you can do to ensure a successful day on the water is to prepare. If you prepare your vessel correctly before an excursion, you’ll be able to concentrate more on the fish, and less on your boat. And that means catching more fish.
When Capt. Bill Pike stepped aboard the Back Cove 41 he was expecting a traditional Down East vessel. But in terms of technology and advanced construction techniques, he found out there’s a whole lot more going on here than meets the eye. See what we mean, here. ▶