Early Spring Run Bass
Almost no winter to speak of and high spring Temp.Have brought the bait (herring) into the area and also some bass.
The fish we've been seeing although not in great numbers yet, are in 15 to 18 Lbs.Some on bait but the larger fish on deep running plugs. It's only going to get better
About The Author: Captain Chuck Graham
Company: Angler Charter Boat
Area Reporting: Hudson River - Staten Island, NY
Bio: Captain Chuck Graham has been fishing the waters of the North Atlantic for the past 30 years both inshore and offshore, from Provincetown MA on Cape Cod to Cape May NJ. Fishing both commercially and as a charter boat captain. Since 1995 he has fished in the sportfishing category exclusively, using the vast knowledge gained through many years experience on the water to provide a memorable day's experience for many people aboard his charters. On April 29, 2001 while fishing the Hudson River Spring Run for Striped Bass we boated the largest Striped Bass in New York for that year and tied the all time Inland Record at 54 Lbs 6 Oz. Captain Chuck holds a USCG Masters License and is fully insured of course.