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and and bottom feeders in in in the Canal as well Night and and early morning shing shing can prove successful If you’re you’re shing shing shing with kids or or or if you’re you’re looking to to catch sh sh sh sh to to eat onshore shing shing of Scup Scup is is an excellent option Scup Scup also known as Porgy is is a a a a a a a a a a a a thin at at at at sh 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 Falmouth town harbor are great locations for Scup shing and little pieces of of bait like squid clams or or or or small hooks are ideal for this type of of catch Offshore Fishing
Participating in in in in a a a a a a a a a a a shing shing charter is is a a a a a a a a a a a great way to catch game sh sh sh like large stripers and blue n n n n n n n n n n tuna tuna Fisherpeople seeking tuna tuna have have been known to have have great success near the the the Vineyard as as as well as as as east of of of the the the Cape Cape off the the the shores of of of Chatham Both Buzzards Bay Bay and Cape Cape Cod Bay Bay are excellent options for offshore shing Owen from Red Top Sporting describes the the major bene t t t t t t t t t of of boat shing is is the the the ability to to move and and follow sh sh June is is is a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a great time to to to to catch black sea bass and and the the best part is is that you do not have to to to to travel too far the the black sea bass bass are still relatively close to to to shore enjoying the the cool water Striped bass bass and and blue sh sh sh sh are often shed offshore this time of of of of year and and like the the black sea bass the the bene t t t t t t t t t t t t t of of of of early June shing is that you don’t have to to travel out very far to to catch one!
Ben from Forestdale Bait and Tackle mentioned a a a a a a a a few of of of his favorite spots for offshore shing in in the the south side of of of the Cape: Collier Ledge and Lone Rock These areas are are great for for catching black sea bass to take home for for dinner He recommends squid as as as bait but little jigs work as as as well If you’re looking for blue sh sh sh head to Horseshoe Shoal in in in Nantucket Sound Though more of a a a a a a a sporting sh sh sh sh blue sh are are especially tasty when smoked The warm waters of Nantucket Sound are are also home to the squid-loving uke and summer ounder If you head into Nantucket Sound for black sea bass scup or or or blue sh sh chances are you will be bringing home some delicious sh sh for dinner Pond Fishing
Although often overlooked pond shing shing may be be one of of of Cape Cod’s best kept secrets The extensive selection of of of small kettle ponds across the Cape provide a a a a a a a plethora of of options (over 360 to be be exact) for for for the the fresh-water sherperson Your best bet for for for an an easy catch is in in early June before the the the rainbow and brown trout have spread to the the the the cooler water found in in the the the depths of the the the ponds Late June is still a a a a a a a a a a a a great time to to to to pond pond sh however you may want to to to to bring a a a a a a a a a a a kayak or small boat to to to to get toward deeper waters if you’re seeking trout Nightcrawlers are the best bait to use for trout Large and and small mouth bass pan sh sh and and sun sh sh are always plentiful in in these ponds ponds Some great spots include the the ponds ponds of Nickerson State Park: Flax Pond Pond Pond Long Pond Pond Pond and and and Higgins pond pond Spectacle and and and Peters Pond Pond Pond Pond in in in Sandwich are fantastic options if if you’re you’re looking to catch large mouthed bass Pond Pond shing shing shing can can be be great if if you’re you’re shing shing shing with kids as as as it it can can often be be easier than salt-water shing shing shing and small catches are common Whether spending a a a a a a a a morning with the the the kids in in in in the the the harbor catching bottom sh an an afternoon seek- ing ing ing ing trout and exploring a a a a a a a a a a a a a a kettle pond in in in in in a a a a a a a a a a a a a a kayak or or or a a a a a a a a a a a a a day on on on on the the open ocean on on on on a a a a a a a a a a a a a shing shing charter there is is a a a a a a a a a a memory to to to be be made shing shing on on on on Cape Cod Our number one piece of advice is is to to to stop by your local bait and and and tackle shop shop The experts at these shops are incredibly forthcoming with tips and and and trends and and and they are are always happy to share their “secret” spots and techniques n n n SOUNDS
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Cultural Center of Cape Cod 307 Old Main St South Yarmouth 508-394-7100 An old bank building restored into a a a a a a a thriving arts venue the Cultural Center of of of Cape Cod is is known for for for its incredible offering of of of visual and performing performing arts Sawyer Lawson performing performing on on June 2 has a a a a a a a a a a sound that can best be be be described as as folk rock with poignant melodies and energetic guitar riffs Catch Rod Abernethy in in concert on on on June 9 after his decades-long career composing music for lm TV and video games Abernethy has come back to his rst love the acoustic guitar Additionally don’t miss Guitar Night! With Peter Ciluzzi Antoine Dufour and Calum Graham on June 16 Live Music & the Bar Scene
Cape Cod’s bar scene offers a a a a a a a a a a rich variety of of live music music and is a a a a a a a a a a great way to to get to to experience local music music makers The Well eet Beachcomber opened for the the sea- son at the the the end of of May With live music offerings 3+ nights a a a a a a a week week not to to mention their beloved weekly Reggae Night the the the Beachcomber is a a a a a a a a a a great spot to to enjoy a a a a a a a a a a night on by the the the ocean and some fantastic live music Check their website for a a a a a a a a full schedule The Improper Bostonian in Dennis Port calls itself “Cape Cod’s Live Music Venue and and Bar ” and and they live live up to their word with live live music Wednes- day-Sunday through the the the summer You can also enjoy live Irish Irish Music almost every night of the the week at Falmouth’s Liam Maguire’s Irish Irish Pub n n n June 2018 The Guidebook of Cape Cod • 71 




























































































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