Captain Skip Montello, Licensed USCG Charter Captain, will lead a discussion and slideshow about the "How, When, and Where" of successful light tackle striper fishing. There will be discussion, photos, videos, and time for question and answers.
Captain Skip Montello founded North Coast Angler Charters and charters from Cape Ann to the Merrimack River. Skip is a passionate fly and light tackle angling professional with a lifetime of experience fishing New England waters for stripers, blues and bluefin tuna. He has also fished the Florida Keys, Bahamas, Great Lakes tributaries for salmon and steelhead, Alaska, Newfoundland, British Columbia, Patagonia Jurassic Lake, Pyramid Lake, Nevada and New Zealand. He is frequently called upon to present local angling and fly tying seminars for various fishing clubs and other organizations. Skip directs the long running and popular “Fish On” seminar series for the Memorial Hall Library in Andover MA. Since 2008, Skip has been writing an Insiders Column and Feature Stories for On the Water and The Fisherman Magazines. Skip also contributed to Pat Ford’s book, Fly-Fishing Daydreams. When not fishing , Skip is an exhibiting professional photographer and sailing instructor. Skip was the Grand Champion in the 2008 Rivers Edge Striped Bass Tournament (Catch and Release) in the Fly Fishing Division.