Fishing Reports by Captain Joel Koch
About The Author:
Company: Reel Ecstacy, LLC.
Area Reporting: Portsmouth NH
Bio: Captain Joel Koch is a U.S. Coast Guard Licensed Captain, a NH Saltwater Fishing Guide and a Registered Maine Guide. Reel Ecstasy,LLC saltwater fishing charters leaves out of Portsmouth (Newington) NH and provides an enjoyable experience for beginners as well as experienced anglers. We fish for Striped Bass in Great Bay, Piscataqua River and along the seacoast of New Hampshire. We may also catch Bluefish if they are running.
[Portsmouth,NH] Except for Monday fishing really good. Great air show at end of week added to the great times.
[Portsmouth,NH] Fishing had it ups and downs. Mackerel hard to find. some trips were great though.
[Portsmouth,NH] 2 keeper, 5 keepers, 11 keepers oh my!. Good week, saturday was best.
[Portsmouth,NH] Even though the temps soared this week the striped bass fishing remained good. We caught the first bluefish of the season this week.
[Portsmouth,NH] Midweek best this week. 35 inch striper best for the week. Only one day we didnt get at least 1 keeper.
[Portsmouth,NH] Some good days, some great days. Baits were easy some days but harder to catch other days. Bookends of the week were the best.
[Portsmouth,NH] Fishing Report Week Ending 7/3/11 The fishing was a mixed bag this week. We caught at least one keeper striper (over 28") on each trip.
[Portsmouth,NH] Striped bass NH report. Fishing is incredible. Multiple keepers on every trip.
[Portsmouth,NH] good fishing. good sports. OK weather. Had a great week with many stripers caught and keepers on every trip.
[Portsmouth,NH] Stripers are in. Live baits are in. Season has begun.
[Portsmouth,NH] Striper fishing slowing down in the piscataqua. Great Metal Art striper made for me by Western Metal Art.
[Portsmouth,NH] Sea bass and Stripers. Air show and Seals.
[Portsmouth,NH] Good fishing. First Bluefish of season. Many striper caught including some big ones. Chunk bait and live bait doing the trick.
[Portsmouth,NH] Good fishing. Chunking and Live Bait productive.
[Portsmouth,NH] Live bait still a good bet for stripers. Macks and pollock work their magic..
[Portsmouth,NH] Weeks ending 6/27/10. Fewer fish but bigger.
[Portsmouth,NH] Week ending 6/12/10. Striper Bass Fishing in NH.
[Portsmouth,NH] First trips yielding stripers. Baits are plentiful.
[Portsmouth,NH] Week ending 8/23/09. Another big fish.
[Portsmouth,NH] Great Fishing, Big Fish, Great Weather. Summer at last.
[Portsmouth,NH] Great weather this week. Trips producing 15-25 stripers.
[Portsmouth,NH] Weather starting to improve. Catching striped bass, one or two blues and on Sunday some sea bass.
[Portsmouth,NH] Wind, rain, striped bass. Another week of bad weather and OK fishing.
[Portsmouth,NH] Good Fishing, Bad Weather for the most part. Sounds like the story for June 2009.
[Portsmouth,NH] Weather was tough but stripers are around. Averaged 15-25 fish except for one trip.
[Portsmouth,NH] Fishing was good wish the weather cooperated better. We need summer...
[Portsmouth,NH] Fishing was good but not great. Lots of fun was had though and the weather cooperated.
[Portsmouth,NH] First two charters of the season were successful. Looking forward to many more..
[Portsmouth,NH] Striped Bass arriving in NH to spend the summer.
[Portsmouth,NH] Fishing is a roller coaster ride the last two weeks.
[Portsmouth,NH] Consistent action for some not so good for others.
[Portsmouth,NH] 20-30 stripers caught on each trip. Great fathers day trips this week.
[Portsmouth,NH] The fish was over 40inches and was fat. This was our largest fish of the year so far. Michael, his brother John and father John, left Burlington at 3:45 a.m. for the 4 hour drive to Portsmouth. They were rewarded with a lot of fish and two keepers including the 40" fish.
[Portsmouth,NH] Plenty of fish this week with the occasional over 28" keeper size striper mixed in. The Tall ships were in port in Portsmouth and that is always a nice side trip when we want to take a break from fishing.
[Portsmouth,NH] Wind was the buzz word this week, lots and lots of it. On each trip however we did manage to find a few spots holding numbers of fish and caught between 25-50 fish each day.
[Portsmouth,NH] Fishing report week ending 6/10/07. First full week of fishing
[Portsmouth,NH] Plenty of small stripers found their way to NH.
[Portsmouth,NH] Fishing remains excellent with many 6 hour trips yielding 70 or more fish. Most of these fish are under 28inches but every so often a big one comes over the side.