Dr Richard Kao from Hong Kong fights A Bluefin tuna on a jigging reel with almost 60 pounds of drag. He caught and released the fish that we estimated to be about 450 pounds. What a great day catching 3 Bluefin tuna on jigging reels.
The second week of March saw Sea Note make it out for 5 days and we enjoyed good fishing for bluefin tuna. Anglers from Japan and Hong Kong brought their jigging and popping tackle landed this giants while fighting them standing up. Here you can see a fish about 300 pounds coming thru the door.
Sea Note fished Sunday for Bluefin Tuna. We trolled baits for most of the day and had some jig n pop tackle ready in case the fish were on top. I saw some marks in the afternoon that could have yielded a few jig bites; however, the tackle was on the light side and the […]
The Bluefin Tuna have shown up off of Oregon Inlet along with a few Blackfin and Yellowfin tuna. They are a good class of fish running fro 71 to 98 inches. The Oregon Inlet Fishing is under new mangement with some improvements being made to the the building and surrounding area. The charter price did […]
OBX Bluefin Tuna Fishing continues to produce fish like this Bluefin caught by Mike Materia of Forked River NJ . Mike fought the fish for about an hour and 15 minutes. This action took place about 41 miles East of the Oregon Inlet Fishing Center in the 59 degree cool waters next to the Gulfstream. There […]
Giant Bluefin Tuna remain abundant 36 miles East of Oregon Inlet Fishing Center. Sea Note landed a 97 inch fish on Monday that took about 2 hours to bring to the boat on 130 pound tackle. This tuna hit the second bait out n the morning and by 10 thirty it was landed. What a […]
The big ones are still out come down and see if you can handle one. Sea Note landed one today about 600 pounds after about a 2 hour fight on 130 pound tackle. The fish was landed using 180 pound test BAM fluorocarbon leader which preformed very well since the hook was deep in the fish […]
Mogi San and his crew of elite Japanese anglers got into town on March 5 for 2weeks of jig-n-pop fishing for Bluefin Tuna on spinning tackle. They fished 4 days of the 2 week period due to strong March winds. The Giant Bluefin Tuna were on the Large size and put a tremendous stress on […]
The Weather around the Oregon Inlet Fishing Center has been Windy with NE winds keeping us to the docks for the past two weeks. The crew of experienced Japanese anglers have been only been out fishing 3 days . Here is a photo of the 571 pound Bluefin tuna caught aboard the Sea Breeze on […]
Ole GC Connelly and his nephew Creed from the beautiful state of West Virginia came down to the Oregon Inlet Fishing Center on Wednesday May 31. Offshore fishing was slow in the morning; however, we picked aways at some nice sized dolphin in 73 degree water that was not supposed to hold dolphin. This cool water eddy gave […]