Nick Honachefsky

Sportfishing TV Host/Writer/Editor

Nick Honachefsky, former Managing Editor at Salt Water Sportsman, holds current editorial positions at Saltwater Sportsman, Guy Harvey Magazine, Outdoor Life, The Fisherman, On the Water Magazine and is TV host of Hookin’ up with Nick and Mariko on the World Fishing Network. Featured as a fishing personality in the New York Times, Rolling Stone, Men’s Journal, NBC, HLN and other prime media outlets, Honachefsky is also saltwater fishing columnist in NJ’s Courier Post and The Daily Journal and is author of the local best selling books; The Jersey Surf Diaries and The New Jersey Boat Fisherman.

A previous IGFA All Tackle World Record holder, Honachefsky fishes extensively throughout the entire islands and coasts of the Caribbean, Central America, Mexico and the US, but calls Lavallette along the Jersey Shore his home.

Nick pioneered surf shark fishing in New Jersey over 20 years ago, and whether he is livelining sardines for roosterfish in Nicaragua or dropping clam baits for lowly ling in the Mud Hole, he fishes non stop, 24/7, around the clock. Contact Nick at for autographed copies of his books and follow Nick on Instagram for his latest saltwater adventures.

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