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Skishing

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Montauk Rocks Trailer

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Montauk Skishing at Gurneys

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Reel Montauk Bonus Footage: Skishing

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Skishing at Beavertail

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Skishing with CTS S7

Skishing is a variant on saltwater shorefishing that involves wearing a buoyant wetsuit and swimming out from shore with flippers to fish with rod and reel, often using live eels. It is practiced as a means of getting further out to sea in order to increase the chances of catching a fish and can be dangerous. The term skishing is a portmanteau of water-skiing and fishing because when hooked the stripers pull the angler through the water. Skishing has been described as extreme surfcasting.