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Attention Photographers!

Are you a photographer looking to get some different images of our beautiful Rhode Island environment? PGS is now offering trips specifically designed for you! Call to discuss how our vessel Fin Deep can transport you to locations throughout Rhode Island to help you capture that photo you have been eager to get! We can… Read More »

Newport and Beyond!

The past few weeks have produced some larger bass in the mid 30 pound range with the occasional 40+ mixed in. School stripers have started their blitzing mid day and well into the late afternoon. Blues have also found their summer home! Black Sea bass have been huge this year and make great action, even… Read More »

Memorable week in the Upper Bay

It has been a solid week of fishing! Bass have been feeding on the massive schools of bait that have infiltrated the upper bay. Timing is everything as we have strategically had to start and stop trips based upon the feeding habits of the magnificent striper. They have been finicky at times, requiring methods that… Read More »

2018 is Off and Running!

Well, despite the weather, the stripers have made their way to the upper bay! While the larger bass have decided to hang south for a bit longer (can’t say I blame them), there has been a tremendous topwater and fly bite going on right now! The bunker have been thin so the bass are feeding… Read More »

Patterson Guide Service featured on On The Water TV!

Happy 2018 to all my fishing friends out there! May this year bring you tight lines and many fishing memories. To start the year off right, PGS will be featured on this weeks episode of On the Water Television, Rhode Island Cox channel 55 NBC Boston (or 1055 in HD) or go to OnTheWater.com and… Read More »