Capt. Joe Diorio


FISHING TECHNIQUE: Popping, Live Bait, & Swimbaits

Captain Joe Diorio with a large striped bass

Captain Joe Diorio is a premier fishing guide specializing in targeting trophy Stripers, Tuna, False Albacore, Trout, and Pike in the Connecticut/ New England area. Joe also loves to travel during his off-season. You can find him on the banks of the great lake tributaries targeting Steelhead and Brown Trout or on the beaches/mangroves in southwest Florida targeting snook and tarpon.

Joe is a 3 time On The Water’s Striper Cup Champion. He also has been featured on multiple episodes with On The Water Angling Adventures, Pautzke Outdoors, as well as a few other shows.
Joe was a big fan of BKK hooks for many years before joining the pro team. His favorite hooks are the Raptor Z treble hooks, Titanrider Swimbait hooks, and the SS Inline Heavy Circle hooks. Make sure to check him out on his social channels to book a guided fishing trip or to ask any questions you have regarding BKK hooks.