Fish Creek/Egg Harbor

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8/10/17 @ 8:25 PM
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Newklear
Newklear
USER since 5/21/16

MOON PHASE (91%)
Waning Gibbous

CONDITIONS
Sunny

Fished egg harbor from the shore the past couple days. The bite was a little off, but you can still manage some fish and the occasional big one. Best bite was in the morning and the drop shot was hands down the best presentation. Small minnow imitations and 3" senko were the ticket. 

Fish Creek/Egg Harbor Photo
Fish Creek/Egg Harbor Photo
Fish Creek/Egg Harbor Photo
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8/3/17 @ 11:39 PM
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GSonn
GSonn
USER since 6/13/16

MOON PHASE (85%)
Waxing Gibbous

CONDITIONS
Cloudy

AIR TEMP
66° - 70° F

Caught a couple nice fish this morning shore fishing.  1/8 oz jig and night crawler worked well as long I could keep it away from the gobies.  I also caught one smallie on a jig and plastic skirt.  Nice morning and some fun fishing.

Thank you to all those who shared any information.

Fish Creek/Egg Harbor Photo
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8/1/17 @ 12:21 PM
Jerry Ruffolo
jerry
MEMBER since 6/18/01
The Fish Creek area has some great structure within a 5 mile ride from the launch.  Areas like Adventure Island, Hat Island, Horseshoe Reef and Chambers Island have huge expanses of structure.  These areas are great for both smallies and walleyes.  I like to dropshot smallies or pitch grubs and tubes for them.  The walleyes can be caught shivering or trolling with either spinners or crankbaits.  Work the deep edges of structure for both species and, if the wind gives you enough cover, move up to the tops of humps.  Good luck!!  Capt Jerry

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7/31/17 @ 8:36 PM
GSonn
GSonn
USER since 6/13/16

Staying in Egg Harbor with my family for 5 days this week. I am open to fishing anything from shore.  I am just looking for some pointers on where to go and what to target so I know what to pack. I could care less what I catch as I will not be filleting anything. I have limited space in the car. Perhaps I will jump on with a guide but don't want to spend to much money.  If you know of a bait shop that will give me some clues, that works too.

PM me.  Thx


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7/27/17 @ 2:56 PM
JBane
JBane
USER since 2/25/15

Bringing the family up to Egg Harbor Aug 17th - 21.
Would like to put the boat in the water and try for some smallies and eyes.

Any tips on where to go, presentation and bait would be greatly appreciated.

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4/11/17 @ 10:16 PM
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Toothyflyguy22
Toothyflyguy22
USER since 3/4/17

MOON PHASE
Full Moon

Pike202 turn on your messenger or pm me 

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4/11/17 @ 9:30 PM
Pike202
Pike202
USER since 2/11/12

Thanks Gerbil.

Anyone else have any pointers on where to try for some steelhead, and what baits to use?  I have checked out a few of the creeks on the east side in the past like Heinz and Hibbard I believe.  They look pretty small.  Cleo's, Spawn sacs,  big trebles (lol)...?  Thanks for any help.

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4/10/17 @ 8:25 PM
The Gerbil Sherpa
The Gerbil Sherpa
USER since 12/15/13

Yes there is some trout action in the area but it's hit or miss, I used to have a buddy that would troll the shorelines for walleyes from fish creek to egg harbor during evening and into night after ice out til may or so and do really good, went with him a few times and did great, a lot of big fish also, very little to no boat pressure so that could be an option for you 

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4/10/17 @ 8:24 PM
The Gerbil Sherpa
The Gerbil Sherpa
USER since 12/15/13

Yes there is some trout action in the area but it's hit or miss, I used to have a buddy that would troll the shorelines for walleyes from fish creek to egg harbor during evening and into night after ice out til may or so and do really good, went with him a few times and did great, a lot of big fish also, very little to no boat pressure so that could be an option for you 

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4/10/17 @ 8:05 PM
Pike202
Pike202
USER since 2/11/12

Coming up to stay over Easter weekend in Egg Harbor.  Would love to bring the rods.  Are there any steelhead running up there?  Or Browns in Egg Harbor?  I have been bringing my family up for Easter every year and have always wanted to try some fishing (from shore), but don't know where to begin.  Any info would be GREATLY appreciated.  Thanks

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