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Wind-On Leader Magic

Capt Andy LoCascio - 07/12/2017

“Reverse please”, I am directing the captain of the Vertigo II to back the boat down and help me recover a deep diving trolling lure that is hung in the bottom. At the moment I…

Marine Battery Care

Capt Andy LoCascio - 11/29/2016

A marine battery takes an incredible amount of abuse.  In the Northeast batteries sit idle in freezing temps during the winter lay-up period.  Most boat owners may go days without using their boats and even then…

Top 5 Fishing Destinations

Capt Andy LoCascio - 12/29/2015

Countless miles, innumerable fish, and yet the lure of big game fishing still pulls strongly. I have been fortunate enough (or worked hard enough) in my life to be able to experience some of the…

Yo-Zuri Surface Cruiser - Product Review

Capt Andy LoCascio - 11/30/2015 - Views: 6789

This is the most EXCITING lure re-introduction in modern fishing history! After a hiatus of seemingly countless months (or was it years?), The iconic Yo-Zuri Surface Cruiser is back and it is better than ever….

Striped Bass Tips - Dawn & Dusk

Capt Andy LoCascio - 04/09/2015

Every angler knows that the bite is typically best at dawn and dusk, also known as the “golden hours”, but few anglers really understand why.  As a charter captain I cannot rely on just catching…

Giant Bluefin Tuna - 1100lbs+ in 45 minutes (Video)

Capt Andy LoCascio - 09/23/2014

Steve Palmo caught and released a 115inch (straight measurement), 1100lb+ giant bluefin tuna in just under 45 minutes while fishing with Capt Troy Bruce and mate Ryan Young off of PEI (Prince Edward Island) on…

Underwater Giant Bluefin Tuna Video

Capt Andy LoCascio - 09/22/2014

Incredible underwater footage of giant bluefin tuna many of which are over 1000lbs!  This video was taken while fishing on Bruce Brothers Charters with Capt Troy Bruce in 110ft of water of off Prince Edward…

Zombie Quiz

Capt Andy LoCascio - 07/21/2014

Fishermen are certainly going to inherit the earth! But not all fishermen are created equal. Some of you will survive the inevitable upcoming Zombie Apocalypse. Find out how long you will survive! You will fall…

More Tips to Catch Trophy Stripers

Capt Andy LoCascio - 03/26/2014 - Views: 36306

This is the second in a series of articles with striper fishing tips specifically for catching spring trophy striped bass. Click here to read the first article. Here is more striper fishing tips to help…

Brining Bait

Capt Andy LoCascio - 03/23/2014 - Views: 27910

Bunker (menhaden/pogies) is a critical striped bass bait. Fresh bunker is not always easily to find on the water or at your local bait shop. The quality of frozen bait available from most tackle shops…

Tips to Catch More Trophy Stripers

Capt Andy LoCascio - 03/22/2014 - Views: 33356

Why do some anglers seem to consistently more big striped bass the rest of the pack every spring? Are they lucky, do they have secret spots, or are they pathological liars? My fist first inclination…

Lure Refinishing

Capt Andy LoCascio - 03/01/2014 - Views: 26419

I often find myself fishing with others and “borrowing” their lures especially when traveling.  If I get to make a choice, I always opt for the lure with the worst finish because chances are good…