Local Fishing Report by the Green Top Professionals 2017 #23

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Saltwater- Cobia fishing seems to get better by the day. More reports of these fish are coming from within the bay. Ellerson Disharoon of Richmond reported Cobia up to 37 inches from Wolftrap Light. Capt. Josh Saunders has been busy chasing down the Cobia for clients, yielding fish up to 67 lbs this week. Anglers fishing from Buckroe Pier have had great luck on the Cobia as well. A 75 lber, along with some 40 lb range fish have been landed from the pier this week. Sight casting with bucktails … Read More »


Local Fishing Report by the Green Top Professionals 2017 #22

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Saltwater- The Cobia bite is increasing rapidly, which is perfect for the opening of the season on June 1. Many catches are occurring along the oceanfront and at the mouth of the bay. Fish up to 65 inches have been reported this week. Another hot bite is the Red Drum bite. Loads of these brutes are being caught in many of the same places as the Cobia. In fact, Cobia can be found inside the schools of Drum. When the Drum are roaming in these giant schools, they are usually … Read More »


Local Fishing Report by the Green Top Professionals 2017 #21

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Saltwater- Loads of big Red Drum are being caught at the mouth of the bay and inside the bay also. The shoal areas close to the CBBT are usually good, as are some of the reef areas inside the bay. Many Reds in the 40-50 inch range are being caught. Many large Black Drum are being boated from these same areas. Fresh cut bait works well for just about anything. The structures of the CBBT are producing some Sheepshead now also. Bluefish seen to be thick in the lower bay … Read More »


Local Fishing Report by the Green Top Professionals 2017 #19

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Saltwater- Catches of Red Drum and Black Drum are becoming more frequent. The east side of the bay and the seaside of the Eastern Shore are where the majority of the Drum catches are being made. Night fishing has been more productive for both species of Drum. The seaside of the E.S. is also giving up more of the Flounder catches. However Flounder catches are being reported more frequently from the west side now also. Buckroe Pier and Lynnhaven Pier are reporting Red Drum, Flounder, Croaker, Bluefish, and Sea Mullet. … Read More »