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HowToThe Goose Hummock Shop is more than just a hunting and fishing store. Our professional staff can help you with most of your outdoor needs as well as provide a wealth of information on how to best enjoy your time on Cape Cod. Our entire staff is comprised of charter boat captains, anglers, guides, kayakers and other passionate outdoorsmen.  Our expertise is diverse and we’re committed to making sure you get the answers your looking for. 

Here are a few tips and techniques for some of your frequently asked questions. Don’t see what you’re looking for? Email us at and we’ll get right back to you.
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How to Rent a Kayak or SUP

How to Take a Tour/Lesson

How to Pick a Kayak

How to Pick a Paddle Board

How to Pick Your PFD

How to Choose a Cart

How to Transport Your Kayak or SUP



How to Get a Fishing License

How to Fish Freshwater Ponds

How to Vertical Jig for Stripers

How to Fly Fish for Stripers

How to Repair Your Squid Bars

How to Jig for Squid

How to Stow Your Gear for the Winter



How to Catch a Clam

How to Catch and Cook Blue Crabs

How to Take Your Dog Camping

How to Choose Sunglasses



How to Determine Your Draw Length