Ryan Carson


About Me

My Recent Articles

How To:
Prepare For Next Season

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Dec-18

At some point every year it’s that sad time to realize another season is in the books. This doesn’t necessarily mean no more fishing but maybe switching species or type of fishing you are doing. For those who don’t fish the winter months a lot like myself there are lots of things to get don...

Fishing Report:
Striper Fishing 11/8/2018! Did Someone Just Join The 40 Lb Club???

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Nov-09

For 10% off Bullbuster use code:RCARS Want to start out with a big thanks to Derek Dupree and Brett Ekelmann for the help on this trip with info. We launched out of BI at 5:30 am started running north and stopped and trolled a few times when we marked bait but no takers. We kept runn...
View All of Ryan Carson's Articles

My Articles

How To:
Prepare For Next Season

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Dec-18

At some point every year it’s that sad time to realize another season is in the books. This doesn’t necessarily mean no more fishing but maybe switching species or type of fishing you are doing. For those who don’t fish the winter months a lot like myself there are lots of things to get don...

Fishing Report:
Striper Fishing 11/8/2018! Did Someone Just Join The 40 Lb Club???

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Nov-09

For 10% off Bullbuster use code:RCARS Want to start out with a big thanks to Derek Dupree and Brett Ekelmann for the help on this trip with info. We launched out of BI at 5:30 am started running north and stopped and trolled a few times when we marked bait but no takers. We kept runn...

Fishing Report:
8/25/2018 Got Bait???

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Aug-27

Decided to take a quick run down to the bay on Saturday morning before the sun came up. I found exactly what is expected and normal for this time of year. Peanut bunker was literally everywhere. Didn’t really matter where I went to look for them from the docks to sod banks. Some areas did have a l...

How To:
Win Gear At The Fraction Of Retail Prices

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Aug-22

To start off I just want to say I am not affiliated with this Facebook page nor do I receive any type of kick back. I am simply just letting people know about it because it offers a great way to win prizes just like you would at any raffle when  you attend a event. Everything is recorded to kee...

Fishing Report:
For 8/18/2018

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Aug-20

Fished with Danny Chow, Liam James and John Schulze yesterday. We launched out of BI around 5:45 am and headed out to Barnegat Reef. It was a parking lot by 8 am (same time the party boats Carolynn Ann and Miss Barnegat showed up.) It was nonstop action all day with more sea robins than you could as...

How To:
Properly Hold A Fish You Plan To Release

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Jul-30

Catch and Release Pictures For Striped Bass Almost daily we all see a picture of a fish being held that makes us cringe. A striper covered in dry sand or a 40 lber being held vertically. These two things are very damaging for the fish and lower the chance for survival. This isn’t meant to be to...

Fishing Report:
Snappers, Peanut Bunker, Mullet And More

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Jul-27

New Jersey Inshore Fishing 7/27/2018  The back bays of NJ are filling up nicely with the smaller bait fish. Snapper bluefish, finger mullet, peanut bunker, killies and spearing almost everywhere I stopped this morning. It didn’t take long to find them as the snappers where constan...

How To:
Learn The Art Of Casting

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Jul-26

Important Factors To Consider When Learning How To CastEveryone can cast a plug or bait out into the water but are you good at it? Mostly everyone will say of course they are good at casting which they might be right maybe they are good compared to when they first started. But there is an art t...

How To:
Make And Use Leaders

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Jul-24

Anytime I am going to be casting plugs I always use a mono or fluorocarbonleader. Reason behind this is simple. Compared to braid which is a lot smaller than mono or fluorocarbon but it has a color to it. Braid will be some type of green, red, yellow or blue the braid is colored. Mono and Fluorocarb...

Bullbuster In Action:
Shark Fishing

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Jul-23

Bullbuster has crimps, wire and grander leader that I use to make all of my shark rigs. For 10% off  Bullbuster.net use promo: RCARS SHARK WEEK In honor of the 30th year of Shark Week I thought it would be helpful to talk a little about shark fishing. To start off the numbe...

How To:
Get Into The Sport Of Fishing

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Jul-22

For 10% off Bullbuster.net use promo: RCARS For some of us we grew up in a household that went fishing every weekend in the spring, summer and fall. For others maybe you have never touched a fishing pole. This article is for those who are relatively new to fishing or maybe are interested in start...

How To:
Store Gulp Without A Mess

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Jul-18

How To Store Gulp Baits For 10% off Bullbuster.net use promo: RCARS Just like a lot of people one of my go to baits when fluke fishing if gulp. Gulp is a great product that is sold in small zip lock bags or small plastic containers which is great until you break the initial seal. I find th...

How To:
Prepare For A Fishing Tournament

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Jul-16

For 10% off Bullbuster.net use promo: RCARS Every year there are tons of fishing tournaments that go on in each state. From shore based tournaments like the Governor’s Cup to other tournaments that can be fished from the sand, kayak or boat.  They all bring their excitement and some ev...

Fishing Report:
Searobin Heaven 7/14/2018

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Jul-16

July Fishing Report (NJ)To start off by no means was this a great afternoon for fishing. Winds were 15 mph out of the SSW. 4 seas at 5-6 second intervals. Not a east task for a 22 foot CC. But we decided to still make the run out of Barnegat to the Barnegat Light Reef. We started out in the south we...

How To:
Successfully Fish On A Family Vacation

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Jul-13

Family Vacation Fishing Time For 10% off Bullbuster.net use promo: RCARS Anytime you can get away from Work and School is a good time. Throw in fishing now it’s a great time! There are some obstacles that people encounter when trying to go fishing on a fam...

How To:
Deal With Fishing The Beach/Bay Or On A Holiday

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Jul-12

5 Ways To Deal With Holiday Fishing Mayhem For 10% off Bullbuster.net use promo: RCARSFinally you have a day off of work. You grab all of your gear pack it up and rush to your favorite fishing spot and as you arrive you see it is shoulder to shoulder with fisherman and swimmers. For t...

How To:
Bleed Fish That You Are Going To Eat

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Jul-12

Bleed Your Fish For Better Taste To start off I used mounted fish to show were to cut to bleed fish to save the bloody pictures. Please see the pictures at the bottom. The red line is where I make my cuts to bleed fish. All fish mounts in these pictur...

How To:
Understand Solunar Theory

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Jul-09

For 10% off Bullbuster.net use promo: RCARS The solunar theory is a hypothesis that animals and fish move and are more active according to the location of the moon. Within the solunar theory there are major periods and minor periods. Each day there will be two major periods lasting 2 hours ea...

How To:
Fish Peak Activity Periods

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Jul-09

For 10% off Bullbuster.net use promo: RCARS As I discussed in my article on Solunar theory, every day has four peak activity times. These coincide with the two MAJOR and two MINOR times throughout each day. Even though every day has 2 major periods and 2 minor periods some days...

Fishing Report:
7/7/2018 Back Bay

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Jul-08

For 10% off Bullbuster.net use promo: RCARS Every July I start my search looking for bait in the bays of the Jersey Shore. In search of schools of peanut bunker, spearing, killies, mullet and snapper blues. As we get further into the summer months the bigger these baits will become. All of these ...

How To:
Haywire Twist For Shark Fishing

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Jul-02

The Correct Way To Do A Haywire The Haywire twist is what many people use when connecting a hook to a wire leader. The first part of the haywire twist is called haywire wraps and the second step is barrel wraps. It is the combination of the two that make the Haywire Twist so dependable....

Fishing Report:
Fathers Day Fishing Charter

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Jul-02

Danny Chow and his father booked a 4 hour Back Bay trip in the Atlantic Highlands.  We fished a few spots in the rivers. Overall the day wasn’t the best. Between Danny and his father they boated a 7 short fluke. Danny landed the lone keeper of the day for fluke. They also landed 4 sea robins ...

How To:
Inlet And Jetty Etiquette

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Jul-01

How To Fish Inlets & Jetties  Inlets and jetties are popular areas to fish as they provided plenty of structure for fish/bait to hide and feed. With popularity brings crowds and it’s in everyone’s best interest to be well mannered and to understand proper etiquette s...

Fishing Report:
Fishing The South Side Of Manasquan Inlet

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Jul-01

June Manasquan Inlet Fishing Report June 14 2018. 1st trip out to Manasquan Inlet during the June new moon was productive but provided a difficult current to hold bottom. Using a 2oz spro bucktail with a teaser rig was not enough to hold bottom effectively as the current was ripping on ...

Fishing Report:
Warriors For Warriors Charity Shark And Tuna Tourney

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Jun-14

Wounded Warriors Benefit Tournament New Jersey Photo Credit- Ty Bartley- 20 miles off Barnegat Inlet June 10th 2018 Keep on Reeling Fishing Team headed out of Barnegat Inlet at 5:30am in search of Shark and Tuna. The tournaments consisted of Makos, Threshers and any species of tuna. We couldn...

Bullbuster In Action:
Pincus Charter

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-Jun-14

New Jersey Inshore June Fishing Charter Talk about a trip that they will never forget. We launched at 7:30 am heading out on a 4 hour Back Bay trip to look for fluke. With light tackle consisting of Medium Light Ultra-fast Penn Pursuit II combos spooled with 20lb Bullbuster braid and 20lb Bu...

Fishing Report:
Danny Chow And His First Ever Striper

Image

by: Ryan Carson

Posted On : 2018-May-15

So How Danny Caught his First Stripper!After three years of trying to catch a striper with nothing to show for it. Danny Chow came out on Carson's Charters for a Back Bay light tackle striper trip. Knowing this early in the year we were only going to find smaller ones we were determined to p...

My Photos

Ambassador Points Program

   
+300
Based on the number of articles written and exposure (views), the top 5 Bullbuster ambassadors will earn a 300 point bonus at the end of each calendar year. The top 6-25 will receive 100 points. To check your current status, view the Bullbuster Community Leaderboard. Use your points for all your favorite Bullbuster lines to represent the brand on the water. Please note that ambassadors are responsible for all shipping & handling charges.
Current Balance: 130 points

Earn Points For Writing Articles

Writing articles for the Bullbuster community is a great way to earn points and share your fishing stories with the world. We request that all articles contain at least 250 words and 1 image or video. For each approved article submitted you will earn 20 points added to your cumulative balance. Bullbuster will also frequently hold MVA (Most Valuable Article) contests where you can earn bonus points, so get writing today!

+20

Earn Points With Purchases


+10%
With each purchase made using your Bullbuster ambassador referral code, you will earn 10% of the total order back in points. Share your referral code with friends, and they will receive a 10% discount in addition. For example, if an order subtotal is $100 and a referral code is applied, your friend's order will only amount to $90 and you will receive 10 points applied to your cumulative balance.

My Settings

Article Post

Edit Article Post