Identification Methods
Similar to Smooth Hound except generally a bigger fish. Grey/brown on top with white underbelly they have a large tailfin. Their diet is all types of fish and are an exceptionally sporty fish to catch. Can be caughlt from boat or from the shore - catching a Tope from the shore has to be one of the most exhilirating experience the shore fisherman can have. Tope will take most fish so choose the most prevalent species on your particular mark as bait to stand the best chance.