Shinnecock's Local Fishing Headquarters

August 2, 2020

Shinnecock Bay/Inlet/Ocean

The fluke bite continues to be best in the bay. No real hot spot to target just have to move around depending on tide and wind direction. Squid, spearing and gulp baits all working well. The best bet for fluke in the ocean is on and around the...

July 12, 2020

East End BT Report 7-12-2

Shinnecock Bay/Inlet/Ocean

The fluke bite continued to improve through the week due to the bait moving into the bay. The bite is both east and west of the bridge and best at the turn of the tides. Squid, spearing and gulp bait all working. The f...

June 28, 2020

Shinnecock bay/inlet/ocean

The Shinnecock bay has plenty of fluke action throughout the bay but keepers are a grind to find. Just enough keepers to keep your interest. Skinny, warmer water has been best. Squid/spearing combos and gulp all working. The bunker schools out...

June 21, 2020

Shinnecock Bay/Inlet/Ocean

The most popular target this past week has been the striped bass. Huge schools of bunker are outside our inlet both east and west with big bluefish and big bass on them. You will need to work to find the right school but when you do hold on. L...

June 14, 2020

Shinnecock Bay/Inlet/Ocean

The fluke bite remains to be grind in Shinnecock bay. There are keepers to be had but you need to move about the bay and use your skills to put a few in the box. The fluke have also been reported from the 90 foot area out beyond the Shinnecock...

June 7, 2020

Shinnecock bay/Inlet/Ocean

The bluefish continue to dominate the report this week. Both the gators and the cocktails are in the inlet, around the bridge and outside the inlet too. Tins, bucktails and soft plastics are all doing the job. The fluke bite seems to be improv...

May 31, 2020

Shinnecock Bay/Inlet/Ocean

Shinnecock bay has both cocktail and gorilla size bluefish chasing bait. Guys have done best around the Ponquogue bridge and the Shinnecock inlet. Best lures have been spoons and bucktails. The fluke bite is still lagging in the bay due to the...

May 24, 2020

Shinnecock Bay/Inlet/Ocean

The Shinnecock bay has had a good amount of bluefish around the inlet and Ponquogue bridge areas. Most tins and spoons are working well along with most anything you care to throw at them. Tide hasn't mattered much just right time right place....

May 17, 2020


The bay in and around the inlet has seen bluefish, striped bass and a few fluke. For the most part the outgoing tides remain the best time due to the warmer water temperatures. Some have done well up in the Quogue canal with a few fluke and weakfish. Best bai...

May 10, 2020

More of the same this week with fluke, schoolie bass and porgies to report. The fluke have been in both the Shinnecock and Quogue canals as well as both the Shinnecock and Peconic bays taking squid/spearing combos or gulp. The striped bass are also in all the same plac...

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