Saltwater- Even with the warm weather, reports aren’t that numerous. The good news is that the Tautog continue to bite very well. Ocean wrecks have been the most popular,but there have been reports of Togs being caught from the CBBT. There’s even been mention of fiddler crabs for sale, warm weather is indeed upon us! Speckled Trout reports are still coming from Lynnhaven Inlet and Rudee Inlet. Bluefin Tuna are being caught from chartered boats out of Oregon Inlet. A 93 incher was recently caught. Tile fishing from the depths … Read More »
Saltwater- Willing anglers are taking advantage of the Tautog opportunities available at various ocean wrecks off the Va. coast. Sea Bass are being caught by these anglers also, but must be released. Quality sized Tilefish are also being caught from ocean waters, but from much greater depths. While seeking the Tilefish, be prepared to tangle with Dogfish, as they are numerous there. Bluefin Tuna are being encountered with a little more expectancy as we approach March, which is when they are typically caught in big numbers. A few Speckled Trout … Read More »
Saltwater- Still the same story on the saltwater front. Bluefin Tuna have been caught by boats out of Oregon Inlet, but reports this week have been scarce. Ocean wrecks and structures are holding quality Tautogs still. The Norfolk Canyon is the place for Tilefish, but also Dogfish, so be prepared to deal with a large number of Dogs while targeting Tiles.
Freshwater- Tidal river fishing continues to be excellent. Yellow Perch action is increasing in places like the Rappahannock, Chichahominy, & Potomac. The Mattaponi and Pamunkey usually heat up a little … Read More »
Saltwater- There hasn’t been much to report lately, with the boat shows, and questionable weather. The best action has been for Tilefish in the deep water of the Norfolk Canyon. Both Blueline, and Golden Tiles are being caught when conditions allow. Ocean wrecks have been yielding Tautogs, but other species such as Seabass, usually have to be dealt with while targeting the Togs. Seabass must be released by recreational anglers. Reports from Oregon Inlet have been few this week. There’s been some quality Rockfish caught from inside the lower Rappahannock, … Read More »