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By Annie Heth
It has already been a a a a a a a a a a a a banner year for fishing on the the Cape Cape and and what better way to enjoy the the fantastic seafood of Cape Cape Cod than by catching and and cooking your own fish for dinner? Between the the bays the the hun- dreds of kettle ponds and that wide open Atlantic Ocean the the fishing on on the the Cape is is world renowned and can prove a a a a a a a a a a a memorable experience for any vacation Although the the the warming waters of of of July do draw some of of of the the the the larger fish offshore and into the the the the cooler depths there are still many options for both the the on-shore and off-shore fisherman Fishing FISHING FORECAST FOR JULY
Photo courtesy of Bass River Charters On-Shore Fishing Ben from Forestdale Bait and Tackle suggests
that if if you’re you’re fishing fishing with kids or or or if if you’re you’re looking to to catch fish fish fish to to eat on-shore fishing fishing of scup is is is is is an excellent option Scup also known as porgy is is is is is a a a a a a a a a a a thin flat fish that can be very fun to catch and and holds up up well at at at at at at the dinner table Cotuit Bay and and and Falmouth town harbor are great locations for scup fishing and and little pieces of of bait like squid clams or or or or small hooks are ideal for this type of of of catch Although the majority of of of larger striped bass leave shore for cooler waters it it is not unheard of of to con-
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