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J&B Tackle Company

25 Smith Ave.
Niantic, CT 06357
Same Location 1979-Present

Mon-Sat 9am – 5pm
Sunday 9am – 2pm
Closed Wednesdays Oct-Feb 15
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JB Tackle Fishing Reports

    11/13/2016 - 2015 J&B Tackle & JB Sportfishing Report


    For the First Season in over 20 years the JB will be staying in the water until January.  We will be offering late season Blackfish trips and December Codfishing.   Call for Dates and Information 860-739-7419.

    Black Sea Bass and Porgies: 
    Bait and Tackle Recommendations: Squid/Spearing/Sand Eels/Clams. Spros and hi-lo bucktail teasers with gulp.
    Bait and Tackle Recommendations: Bunker, Herring, and Mackerel. Diamond Jigs, 3 way Bucktail rigs tipped with pork rind.  
    Striped Bass:  Bait and Tackle Recommendations: Bunker and eels. Bucktails, tube and worm, parachute jigs with pork rind. 

    Albies & Bonito: 
    Bait and Tackle Recommendations: Spinning outfits, light fluorocarbon leaders, Albie Snax and Epoxy Jigs.  
    Bait and Tackle Recommendations:Sand Eels, Spearing, clams, Bucktails with Gulp, and Red gills. Fluke reported some action on fluke balls this past week tipped with bait.


    Shark Fishing: 
    Bait and Tackle Recommendations: We are fully stocked with chum, hooks, prime hook baits, braided/single strand wire leader, and custom shark rigs. 
    Tuna Action:  
    Bait and Tackle Recommendations: Joe Shutes and Ballyhoo, Black Barts, jetheads, and green machine style trolling lures. Speaking of Joe Shutes Lures, we just got another shot of them in! 
    Bait and Tackle Recommendations: Light spinning outfits for the Mahi, epoxy jigs producing well.
    The Store is well stocked with spreader bars, squid of all colors, birds, Green Sticks (in stock), and one of the largest assortments of Joe Shutes and Black Bart trolling lures in the area. Bait wise we have it all frozen. Great selection of rods and reels to handle the species we are reporting on as well.   
    Stay Tuned for more updates, including...
    WINTER FISHING SEMINARS to be announced soon! 
    Tight Lines! 

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