Your Single Source For Long Island's Best Fishing, Hunting and Outdoors Fun!


I’m always looking to add more speaking engagements, books signings, seminars and charter trips to my schedule. To book me for your club or event, to hire me as a guide, or to discuss my professional writing, editing and marketing services, email Outdoortom@optonline.net.


Tom Will Be Appearing At the Following Venues:

  • February 15, 2018: Long Island 2018 Fishing Preview.  Location: Emma S. Clark Memorial Library, 120 Main St., Setauket, NY 11733. Contact: nancy@emmaclark.org; 631.941.4080. Admission: Free. Hours: 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Join “Outdoor” Tom as he lays out a road map to making 2018 your best fishing year ever.  Fluke, striped bass, sea bass, porgy, weakfish, false albacore and more.


Freshwater Fishing Charters with Outdoor Tom:

Starting in March I’ll be running a limited number of freshwater charter fishing trips. Come on out and cut your learning curve while fishing aboard Long Island’s ultimate freshwater fishing machine.

  • Single, two-person, children’s and split charters are available
  • Want to fish on a college bass team? Ask about my college bass instructional specials
  • All charters run four hours

Contact Tom at outdoortom@optonline.net for details.


Bay and Inshore Fishing Charters with Outdoor Tom:

This is a great deal for beginning anglers and new boaters. If you want to get a jump start on the best action and learn the basics of the inshore fishing game, hire me to come aboard your boat. We’ll fish your local waters, explore a few hot spots, examine the baits, lures and gear you need to succeed, and make sure you are ready to get out and score on your own before the day is done.

  • Medium- and light-tackle action a specialty
  • All sectors of Long Island including North Shore, South Shore, West End and East End
  • Specializing in fluke, weakfish, porgy, mixed bag, stripers and bluefish action
  • Half-day and full-day trips availabe
  • Great for getting the kids started or introducing novice anglers to the sport

Contact Tom at outdoortom@optonline.net for details.


Tom’s Most Recent Articles, Videos And More:

Many of you are familiar with my fishing, hunting and outdoors columns in Newsday, On The Water Magazine and Coastal Angler, but I write for many other venues in print, online, video and even on TV. The list below highlights my most recent efforts, so you can check here to catch any of my published pieces you might have missed.

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