Legit South Shore Fishing Report

June 06, 2019 by Mark Rowell

Trip Info

The Catch
Bass (Striped)

The most interesting news I received from Captain Mark Rowell of Legit Fish has nothing to do with his usual South Shore stomping ground but rather Rode Island Sound. The magical, diverse Coxes Ledge has a schoolie tuna bite happening right now that is something special with fish averaging about 57”! Closer to port, Mark has been finding willing flounder right in Scituate Harbor. While this type of fishing is generally not the skipper’s primary forte after watching the family charter on board yukking it up, he came away with one inescapable conclusion – fishing for flounder is a heck of a lot of fun!  The North River continues to hold plenty of schoolies with bigger bass now settling into Scituate Harbor. There are mixed sizes of mackerel but with the ratio still tilted to smaller bass you’ll have the most action with tinkers. The haddock haul has been best by the Mud Hole/Dumping Ground area. In spite of the fog, wind and rain, “On The Water”

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