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!
Now Running...
Fred's Bait & Tackle
Welcome to Fred's Bait & Tackle!

                                                                                               as of 6/22/16         
Fluke - Perth Amboy sailboats, 1 buoy, buoy 46, 47, buoy #52 & 53, South
Amboy light house, by the barge, Earl Naval pier by buoy 1, Bug Light and
Coast Guard Station
with spearing & squid combo, killies &
squid combo and Spro & Gulp combo.

Striped Bass - From beaches at night especially from 1 hour before and
1/2 hour after sunrise including Sewaren, Elizabeth, Outer Bridge, Gothel's
Bridge, Perth Amboy, South Amboy, Cliffwood Beach, Union Beach and
Keansburg: use fresh bunkers or fresh clams. From boat: Buoy 14 and 19 in
Raritan Reach Channel, Great Kills, Old Orchard and ocean side: Seabright,
Rumson, Long Branch.  Snag and drop bunkers or troll bunker spoons, Stretch
25, umbrella rigs or Rockfish Candy/Mojo lure.

Bluefish - Everywhere in the Bay especially Cliffwood Beach,Union Beach, Port
Monmouth and Keansburg. 10 to 15 pounds with some cocktails, 1 to 2 pounds,
mixed in. Use bunker chunks with steel leader hooks or metals (like Avas and
Gators) or surface popper

Blue Claw Crabs - Raritan River by Crab Island, Morgan Creek past Parkway
Bridge, Red Bank, Navesink and Shrewsbury Rivers. Use frozen bunkers.

updated 6/29/16