Maine blue shark
Summertime sharking in Maine can involve a variety of players from 9-foot-long blue sharks to 300-plus-pound threshers and even makos. Here’s a video sampling (below) of the action I encountered last August out of Bath, Maine, with Capt. Dave Pecci and Obsession Charters.
To see the gallery posted right after the trip and a review of the Southport 29 we fished, go to sportfishingmag.com/bath-sharks. To see the full-length feature article in print, pick up a copy of the May issue of Sport Fishing magazine — on newsstands this week. You can read the article instantly in your browser with Zinio or on a smartphone or tablet with Zinio’s app. (Shot — mostly — through the lens of a GoPro!)