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 7/13/18

Fluke - Between Earl Naval pier and Leonardo flats, Keansburg 11A buoy,
Perth Amboy near sail boats, Train bridge in Raritan River, Keyport flats &
buoy #1, W buoy, Triangle and Round Shoal especially between #38 to #42
buoy in Reach Channel. Use spearing, Peruvian spearing, squid, killies, Gulp and

Porgy - Rockaway Breezy Point, Coney Island Reef, Verrazano Bridge, Old
Orchard Light and West Bank Light. Use clams and worms for bait.    

Blue Claw Crabs - Good catches at Navesink River by the bridge and Raritan
River. Use frozen bunkers for bait.   

Bluefish - Port Monmouth, Leonardo, Union Beach and Pebble Beach. Use
bunker chunks with steel leader hooks.
Striped Bass - Deep in the channel or at night. Reach Channel buoy #19& #20,
Flynn's Knoll, tip of Sandy Hook, West Bank Light and Verrazano Bridge.

Sea Bass - 2 fish limit.

Sharks - Thresher, Mako, Hammerhead and Dusky.
               updated 7/13/18