Cape Cod Bluefin Tuna: Episode 306

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Airs: Fri Feb 5 at 9:30 am & 12:30 pm ET, Sun Feb 7 at 10:00 am ET

In this episode I enlist Captain Richard Armstrong to help me find giant bluefin tuna in Cape Cod. Along the way I visit the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and fish black sea bass with Mike Hogan, owner of Hogy Lures.

Gear

Featured in this episode: Sea Vee 270Z boat, Mercury Verado 350 engine, Raymarine marine electronics, YETI Hopper and Tundra coolers, Shimano Stella reel, Yo-Zuri Mag Minnow lure, Hogy lures, Columbia Sportswear jacket and Drainmaker shoes.

Life

Featured in this episode: Atlantic bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus), black sea bass (Centropristis striata), striped bass (Morone saxatilis), ocean sunfish (Mola mola), northern kingfish (Menticirrhus saxatilis).

Crew

I’d like to thank Captain Rich Armstrong, owner of Boston Fishstix. If you want to catch Atlantic bluefin tuna in Massachusetts, you’ve got to ask for Rich! I also want to send thanks to Coastal Charters Sport Fishing, who helped us find fish.

Photos

Photos, except “Thank Goodness for Deck Shoes,” by Eric Kulin.

Location

Provincetown and Woods Hole in Massachusetts