10/23/13 10:48am
fishing report north fork long island blackfish

Photo by Capt. Sloan Gurney, Black Rock Fishing (OrientPointFishing.com) | Sal from Cutchogue caught these blackfish on his birthday earlier this week off the North Fork.

Captain Sloan Gurney of Black Rock Fishing chartering out of Orient by the Sea Marina told us Tuesday that he was fishing all depths for catches of sea bass, scup and tautog. Although there are no bulldogs yet, pool fish run around seven pounds. Action on bass in the 20s has been up and down as schools pass through, but there are blues to slammer sizes (about 15 pounds) in the Gut, too. (more…)