Recent posts from Ryan Collins

Tautog Fishing | How To Catch Tautog Using Togzilla Jigs

For most of my fishing life I have been obsessed with striped bass. However, in recent years I have really enjoyed branching out and fishing for other species. One species of fish I find super fun to target is the tautog (also called blackfish). Tautog fishing is a blast because they are extremely strong and […]

How to Catch Striped Bass From Shore at Night With Ryan Collins

Striped bass are resilient creatures which can inhabit waters as deep as 500-feet, or as shallow as 1-foot. Where I fish in Cape Cod, Massachusetts, it is not unusual to find schools of stripers miles offshore one day, and then the next day find them feeding well within casting range of the beach.This makes figuring […]

Cape Cod Giant Bluefin Tuna Fishing with Guide Ryan Collins

I am blessed to have grown up just a few miles from where giant bluefin tuna fishing is prime. There are plenty weighing in upwards of 1,000 pounds roaming the sea. As a young kid I would walk the beach in pursuit of striped bass, while simultaneously watching tuna boats just a few miles offshore. […]

How to Catch Roosterfish from Shore

I’d like to preface this article by saying I don’t consider myself an expert when it comes to catching roosterfish. After all I grew up fishing on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, where the nearest roosterfish is about 2,000 miles away. My success with catching roosterfish from shore has simply been a combination of fishing amazing locations […]