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Rudow's FishTalk Magazine is a monthly magazine focused on fishing the Chesapeake Bay and Mid-Atlantic region. Read the current issue here online or browse through the archive of past issues below. If you can't find what you're looking for drop us a line HERE

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Current Issue

FishTalk Magazine April 2023

On the Cover - Amy CRUSHED IT while fishing near Stingray Point. That’s a 45-pound fish caught on 20-pound gear. 
Amy, there are a lot of jealous people out there right now — us included! Photo courtesy of Scott Heinz

Bay Bridge Boat Show Special
You say you want to hit the water this spring with a brand-new fishing boat? Now’s the perfect time to make it happen. By Staff

Light Tackle Doormats
Coming soon: your chance to score a fat flattie on light tackle. By Lenny Rudow

West Side Story
The Western Shore of the middle Chesapeake holds a lot more structure than some surmise. By Wayne Young

Critical Rigging for Beginners, Part II: Rigging Lures
Learn how to rig ‘em up right! By Staff

Orbital Gander
Many offshore anglers glance at SST charts before heading offshore, but the satellite data available today could be telling you much, much more. By Staff
presented by SiriusXM Marine

Eyes Wide Open
Sight fishing for redfish in the Chesapeake zone IS a thing. By Kendall Osborne

5 Tricks for City Smallies
Go upriver from a major metropolitan area on the Western Shore, and you’ll be in smallmouth country in no time. By Staff


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