The Full Moon in June
Just about anywhere from Southern New Jersey to the North Shore of Massachusetts has the potential to produce a 30-pound-plus striped bass right now. More waves of large, migrating stripers, moving north with the full moon tides have filled in some of the gaps as the fish settle in to feed on bunker, mackerel, sand eels, or herring.
A few bass to 40 pounds have been showing up on the South Jersey beaches according to our South Jersey Fishing Forecast, but despite it being “prime time” bass fishing was sporadic this week. The neap tides could have something to do with that, but with the Full Moon on Friday, June 9th, there’s bound to be another wave of bass moving through South Jersey water.
The bite off Northern New Jersey picked up this week after slowing…