Recent content by gmdcdvm

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    11/20/20 Antioch pier quick report

    Thanks for the kind words. I am the one who is blessed to have a son like him. He is awesome and we go fishing as much as possible. Haven’t been on a pier in a log time. It was to get out again. Reminds me of growing up in San Diego. Gerry
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    11/20/20 Antioch pier quick report

    Friday my son and I fished the antioch pier from 2:20-5pm. Had some nibbles but no takers. Saw plenty of small stripers caught with either anchovies or grass shrimp. We were using large hooks and whole anchovies and shad hoping to catch a keeper striper while avoiding hooking some of the 10-16...
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    New Pier in East Bay

    Awesome reports! I was bummed when the Berkeley pier closed down. Glad to see there is another pier to try. Maybe the long distance from the parking lot will keep away some of the riff raff that used to hangout around the Berkeley pier. Thanks again for the report. Gerry
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    San Francisco Bay fish...

    I fish the bay a lot on my friend's boat. Have not seen a king fish in a few years. The local bait shop used to sell live bullheads for bait, but haven't seen those for at least 5 years. Same thing with starry flounder. We used to catch them while fishing for sturgeon, but not anymore. On the...
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    Fishing in The Rain.........Not

    As a kid I used to love fishing in the rain. I would wear my rain gear to stay dry and bring along hot chocolate in a thermos. As I have gotten older I am more of a wimp when it comes to the cold. I don't mind the rain as long as I bring my rain gear to stay dry. Thankfully, my son has that same...
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    Fort Baker/Elephant Rock Pier 9/18, 9/19 - Long Report

    Hey Mattshock, Thanks for all the info on the trolley rig. All the videos I found online talked about using to rods to make this work. Thanks for clearing this up for me. Gerry
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    Fort Baker/Elephant Rock Pier 9/18, 9/19 - Long Report

    Awesome report and way to stick with it!
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    Fort Baker Pier Report Part 2 - This time, it's personal... 9-6-18

    I have not heard of recent success, but I know Crissy Field is a popular spot for throwing swim baits, grubs, or lures for halibut in the past. Gerry
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    Fort Baker Pier Report Part 2 - This time, it's personal... 9-6-18

    Nice report, and way to stick with it. All i ever caught there were some small sand dabs and perch. Gerry