Sunday, December 15, 2013

Holiday Sale

Holiday Sale
25% off Selected Items

- Belts
- Shimano footwear
- Pelagic headwear
- Pelagic shirts
- Pelagic shorts
- OHO shirts
- OHO shorts
- Aquaskinz
- Fat Girl Outfitters
- MTK Tackle
- Rhode Island Lures

Friday, December 6, 2013

Trout & White Perch Tournament

It's that time of year again!
Time for our annual Trout & White Perch Tournament!

Come into the shop to sign up!
We're open Tuesday through Sunday!

Entry fee is $10; that gets you into both categories and the winner of each gets a custom rod!

The rules are as follows:

* Must be registered to win

* Weigh in must be at Chasing Tails

* Fish must be caught from local waters

Catch 'em up!

Winter Hours


Monday: CLOSED

Tuesday: 10am - 6pm

Wednesday: 10am - 6pm

Thursday: 10am - 6pm

Friday: 10am - 6pm

Saturday: 8am - 4pm

Sunday: 8am - 3pm

Sunday, October 20, 2013

Stripers are here!!!

The Bass bite is ON!!!
The ocean is stacked with Bass up to 50 pounds!
Look at these happy faces and big Cow Bass!!

Catch 'em up!

Saturday, October 5, 2013


Zack Ostrander, Larry and Corey Swanberg went fishing today for the season opener and scored lots of nice Blackfish, up to 9.64 pounds! 

Larry scored a nice Sea Bass too, hanging out in 12 feet of water. 

Catch 'em up! 

Saturday, August 31, 2013


Weakfish are definitely still here!
As Kevin proves here with this nice 5.06 pound fish!

Catch 'em up!

Friday, August 30, 2013

Montauk Porgy action!

There are some big ol' Porgies hanging out! 
Rich Bowers just brought in this MONSTER 3.86 pounder he caught on the "Windy" out of Montauk.

Catch 'em up! 

Thursday, August 29, 2013

North Shore Porgy!

Porgy action up on the North Shore is excellent!
Jennie Rostkowski just brought in this nice 2.04 pounder from Port Jeff. Caught on a Chasing Tails Porgy rig!

Catch 'em up! 

Monday, August 19, 2013

Tuna & Stripers!

Stripers are here! Grab some clams and head to the beach!
That's that Ken Bergami did and he landed this nice Bass!

Jesse Marro and Alex Carnaxide hit the 100 Square on Sunday and landed tons of Bigeye, Mahi Mahi and Longfin! These are their biggest! The Bigeye is 155 pounds, the Longfin is 38 and the Mahi Mahi is 9.8!

Sunday, August 4, 2013

Big ol' Fluke!

Plenty of big Fluke are still around! Catch 'em up! 

John Weiss just brought in this impressive 10.12 pound Fluke that he got on a bucktail tipped with Squid while aboard the "Heart Stopper."

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Weaks are still in the Bay!

Liz Seaman just brought in this nice 4 pound Weakfish, her first ever! 

She was fishing aboard "Lizzie's Blessing" with Glenn

Catch 'em up! 

Monday, July 29, 2013

Family Fun Fluking!

The bay is still loaded up with some really nice Fluke!
Everyone is coming home with their limit and there are some really big fish in the mix.

9 year old Cailin Hall just brought in this impressive 7 pounder that she caught while fishing with her family on the "Hall Pass."

Catch 'em up!

Saturday, July 27, 2013

8th Annual Snapper Derby!!!

It's that time again! Chasing Tails' Annual Snapper Derby is here! Bring your chairs, coolers and fishing poles and join us for a fun filled family day in the Sun! 

The date is set for August 17th at West Sayville Dock!
Lines go in from 9am 'til Noon. Show up early to get a good spot!
Each kid gets a t-shirt when they sign in!

Come on down to the shop to register, registration ends August 13th.

If you have any questions, please call Frank or Billy at the shop at (631) 563-FISH

Please remember, this is a FUN event for KIDS!!
Adults seen fishing will disqualify the kids they are with.

Friday, July 19, 2013


Fluking action has been non stop lately.
Some very large fish coming over the rails, right in the bay!

From the Coast Guard Station to the Lighthouse, the last 3 hours of the incoming tide and the flood tide have been producing plenty of big Fluke from 20 to 26 inches! 

They're even on the beach!
Zack Ostrander grabbed this nice 4 pounder this morning near Demo!

Plenty more where that came from! Catch 'em up! 

Monday, June 10, 2013

Weekly Report

Our Fishing Reports page has been updated with the weekly report!

Catch 'em up! 

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Weakfish at the dock!

Weakfish have invaded the West Sayville Dock!
On the incoming tide, use Sandworms, Jellyworms, and Kastmaster type lures. 

Salty Al had Weakfish, Kingfish and Bluefish at the dock Wednesday morning!

Catch 'em up! 

Monday, June 3, 2013

Weekly Report

Our Fishing Reports page has been updated with the weekly report!
Things are really heating up in the bay. Bass and Bluefish are plentiful and there are Weakfish everywhere! Some nice Fluke have been coming over the rails too. 

Catch 'em up! These fellas sure did! 

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Updated Reports Page

Our Fishing Reports page has been updated!

Plenty of Bass and Bluefish still around.

Plus some really nice Weakfish and Fluke!

Catch 'em up! 

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Fishing Report

The Fishing Report page has been updated!

Lots of Stripers, Bluefish, Weakfish and Fluke around. Even some holdover Flounder! Catch 'em up!

Friday, May 3, 2013


The nice weather is here! So are our Summer Hours!
Starting May 1st, we will be open:

Monday: 6:00am - 8:00pm

Tuesday: 6:00am - 8:00pm

Wednesday: 6:00am - 8:00pm

Thursday: 6:00am - 8:00pm

Friday: 6:00am - 8:00pm

Saturday: 6:00am - 8:00pm

Sunday: 6:00am - 5:00pm

Monday, April 29, 2013

Fish Report

An updated report as of 4/29 is on our Fishing Report page, check it out!

Stripers, Weakfish, Flounder and Blues are all out and about in the salt water. The fresh water scene is alive and well with many Trout, Bass and Pickerel being caught. 

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

FRESH BUNKER are here!

We just got our first load of Bunker in the shop!
Nice and fresh, still flopping around in the box!
Come and get 'em while they last! Catch 'em up! 

Monday, April 8, 2013

Store Hours for April

These are our new hours for the month of April:

Monday: 8:00am - 7:00pm

Tuesday: 8:00am -7:00pm

Wednesday: 8:00am -7:00pm

Thursday: 8:00am -7:00pm

Friday: 8:00am -7:00pm

Saturday: 6:00am - 7:00pm

Sunday: 6:00am - 3:00pm

Summer hours start May 1st! 

Thursday, January 17, 2013

Tournament Leaders

The current leaders in the Trout & White Perch Tournament are ...

Ethan Ostrander with an impressive 2.50 pound Perch:

... and Larry Swanberg with a nice 1.42 pound Rainbow:

Good work boys! Catch 'em up! 

Tuesday, January 1, 2013


The Trout and White Perch Tournament is off to an awesome start so far! The Largest Trout so far is held by Dan Krsnak at 1.40 pounds and the largest Perch so far is held by Larry Swanberg at 2.8 pounds!

Larry, his brother Corey and their friends Zack, Ethan and Brandon went out together for a very successful Perch trip! Everyone scored some nice fish, but Larry's was the biggest!

There is still plenty of time to come in to register and go fishing! The winner in each category wins a custom Lamiglas rod! The contest is over April 31st!