Originally Posted by jeffobx33
GET ON A BOAT!!!!! Big striper rarely get close enough to shore for the surf or peir... There are inexpressive make up charters right now out of Rudee inlet.. Wait till just after the 1st then ocean season is on and its hot up there already.. 1 yr salt water license is only 25 bucks get one.. We just got back from fishing west side of Chesapeake Bay Bridge tunnel and had a blast.. on Eels.. Take lots of rags the eels are a bit tough to deal with.. Hook them through the chin and out the nose and put them directly into the water or they will wrap up around your hook.. GO get um
The largest striper I ever caught (state record at the time) was caught from the surf. Nothing caught from my boats in 18 years came close. The world record was also a surf caught fish If I am not mistaken.