Chesapeake Bay – Rockfish continue to increase in size as water temps drop. Anglers are catching quality fish inside the Potomac River, Rappahannock River, James, York, and the structures of the CBBT. Folks are enjoying action on live bait, trolling, and casting lures along light lines of bridges. The High Rise of the CBBT always seems to attract larger fish and bigger crowds of boats as well. River anglers are also having luck jigging along sharp drops. Many anglers have reported seeing working birds throughout the lower bay, but most … Read More »
Saltwater – Big Rockfish are being caught in the mid to upper bay, especially inside the Potomac River. Josh Lewis and Tiffany Childress of Lakeside fished out of Coan River Marina and boated 6 Rockfish – 36” – 40” on Chartreuse buckails. Also, a recent Rockfish tournament was won with a 48lber, caught by a Maryland angler. Schoolie Rocks are being caught at the MMBT. Big Red and Black Drum continue to stretch lines at Fishermans Island and Nautilus Shoal. Shortly after sundown has been the best time. Blue crab … Read More »
Q) What trends are you seeing this year in duck and goose guns?
A) This year’s trend in waterfowl guns is going bigger, better, faster. Browning has brought out their new A5 semi-auto in a 3.5″ offering. Beretta has the A-400 Xtreme with the recoil reducing Kick-Off System, a feature that saves the shoulder when shooting magnum shells. Remington’s Versa-Max combines similar technologies to what is found in several Benelli models, to create what might be the best designed gun on the market.
Q) What five guns do you sell the most … Read More »
The 2013 Virginia Sporting Clays Championship was held Aug. 22-25 at Primland in Meadows of Dan, VA. It was a beautiful setting! One of our pros, Travis Barrett, participated in the event and performed well. There were 154 people that participated in the event spanning several Classes. Travis shot in D-Class and here are his results:
Preliminary Event D-Class (18 people):
1st Place Finish (82 out of 100)
Main Event D-Class (26 people):
1st Place Finish (151 out of 200)
He scored so well that he accrued enough points to move to C-Class!
Travis tries to shoot … Read More »