Martha’s Vineyard is one four major breeding grounds for the Striped Bass population including Chesapeake Bay, Hudson River, and the Delaware River. Striped Bass are prized trophy in the world of Sport fishing. A wide array of techniques are employed to catch Stripped Bass such as Trolling and Surf Casting. Striped Bass will also bite fresh bait like, sandworms, clams, mackerel, bloodworms, and herring.
The biggest striped bass ever landed was a 78 pound monster, caught off the shores of New Jersey. Recreational limits vary from state to state but regardless of the size the Striped Bass is a thrilling catch and a delicious meal!
Capt. Scott McDowell has over thirty five years of experience chasing down Striped Bass on his menemsha charter fishing boat the “Lauren C”. North Shore Charters routinely delivers striped bass in the thirty to forty pound range, thus guaranteeing a more than memorable experience out on the Vineyard Sound.