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Striped Bass in the Spring Using Big Occhi

Captain Chris Elser talks about starting off his season in the Housatonic fishery for striped bass in the April 2020 Issue of On The Water Magazine: “The April Housatonic fishery from Cornwall downstream to New Milford isn’t the only thing the Housatonic is known for. By driving downstream past the Shepaug, Stevenson, and Derby dams, […]

OTW Mention – EXO Jig for False Albacore

False Albacore caught using a silver EXO Jig

“When targeting albies, I fish small plastics, anchovy fly patterns, or tins like the EXO jig made by Game On! Lures. The EXO Jig is ideal for windy and choppy conditions when it is difficult to cast a fly or toss a light soft plastic the necessary distance to hook up with fast-moving albies.”  Captain […]