Fishing Outlook & Conditions
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5-Day Outlook as of 12/1/21
The Fall migration is in full swing. Albies, Bonito, Stripers, Weakfish, and Bluefish on Montauk. Fall is in the air.
Techniques & Tips as of 12/1/21
The seasons go by quickly. Before you know it you will be looking out the window at the snow. Don't wait, come to Montauk before it's over.
Current Conditions as of 12/1/21The Fall Run continues. Albies have arrived on Montauk. Nothing is more exciting than fishing Montauk Long Island waters in the Fall. We are Long Island's only Orvis Endorsed, "Full-time year-round" fishing and hunting guide service, Captain Barry Kanavy.
Local Species Available Montauk’s Fall Run
Captain Barry K 's Recommended Fly Patterns
"Must-have" fly fishing patterns in descending order of importance:
|Half And Half||olive & white||2/0|
|Orvis Endorsed Guide Baitfish Fly Selection - 8 Flies||green / white||2/0|
|Softy Sand Eel||blue / silver||2/0|
|Half And Half||red/ white||2/0|
|crease fly||silver/ white|
|Skipping Bug Popper||tan||2/0|
|Skipping Bug Popper||white/ black|
Half And Half
These flies incorporate the best design aspects of the Clouser and Deceiver into one!
Captain Barry K 's Recommended Gear
Mirage Big Game Leaders
Mirage Pure Fluorocarbon Tippet
Best Fly Fishing Rod:
9-Weight 9' Fly Rod
Best Sinking Fly Line:
Clear Sink Tip Fly Line