Fred's Bait & Tackle
2001 Highway 35
South Amboy, NJ 08879
(732) 721-4747
"The Friendly Bait Shop"
You will find everything you need for an
enjoyable day of fishing, including fresh
bait, fine equipment and friendly service!
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Fred's Bait & Tackle
Welcome to Fred's Bait & Tackle!

                                                                                               as of 9/26/16         

Porgy - Use clam logs to draw them in, use sand and blood worms or clam
strips for bait.  Morgan Creek, Highlands Bridge, Romer Shoal light, West
Bank light, and Old Orchard light.

Striped Bass - Morgan Creek, Seabright, Rumson or Long Branch.  Use rattle
traps to imitate peanut bunkers. From boat: Drift eels at night by Coast Guard
Station, Flynn's Knoll and Sandy Hook Rip.
Cocktail Blues - Cliffwood Beach,Union Beach, Port Monmouth and Keansburg.
Use bunker chunks or metals (like Avas and Gators) or surface poppers.

Blue Claw Crabs - Raritan River, Morgan Creek above Parkway Bridge, Red
Bank, Navesink and Shrewsbury Rivers. Use frozen bunkers. Usually incoming
tide, about 3 hours before high tide.

Albacore - Sandy Hook. Use Ava jigs or Deadly Dicks.

Weakfish - Some catches in Reach Channel by Princess Bay, Dental Works and
Buoy 10 & 12 on worms.

                                                                                                                         updated 9/26/16