Why Hire A Shore Guide?
Because catching a fish from shore is not easy. Having someone show you techniques: like how to fish eels, select lures, or why a certain set of conditions are better than others, can shorten the leaning curve – considerably. Find out why 90% of the fish go to 10% of the fishermen.
On a boat charter, you may learn some technical skills relating to structure, fighting fish, lure selection, and those skills will help you when surfcasting. A charter captain will use electronics to find fish, cover more water, and produce more fish for you – but just for today. Surfcasting is a different game, that requires special skills. It’s a quiet, solitary, mystical sport with rewards that transcend catching fish.
While I can’t guarantee fish to every client on every trip, I can promise that you will learn techniques that work. I’ll guide you to places you can re-visit if you wish. I’ll pass on what I know about how and when to best approach surfcasting at the various state and local access areas. Reading the water, fish handling, fishing the wind, fishing the tides – these are just some of things you’ll learn. Put those techniques to work and, over time, you will get more fish. If you are a veteran angler, and you just want someone to show you around to some different ar