Local Fishing Report by the Green Top Professionals 2017 #34

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Saltwater- The Spot run has started, and anglers are catching them throughout the bay. Most days are pretty good, but the recent rainy days slowed things down a bit. Lynnhaven Pier has been a good place in the lower bay, but inside the Rappahannock has been good also. Bloodworms have been working best. Cobia action remains great, as catches continue to occur throughout the bay. Casting to navigation buoys can be more productive during this time, over others. Some fortunate anglers have encountered the schools of Red Drum,  which have … Read More »


Local Fishing Report by the Green Top Professionals 2017 #33

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Saltwater- The Spot run is increasing throughout the bay. Reports are excellent from Lynnhaven Pier, the JRB, and the Rappahannock River. Bloodworms have been best. These areas have also been good for the Puppy Drum and Speckled Trout. Flounder action has picked up, but recent rough weather has slowed things down this week, and could get worse, if we receive more tropical storms. However, ocean wrecks have been consistent for the Flounder. Cobia action close to the CBBT has been good, despite the foul weather. Anglers are adapting well to … Read More »


Local Fishing Report by the Green Top Professionals 2017 #32

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Saltwater- Cobia action remains very good. Anglers are reporting that these fish may have started to migrate out of the bay, but large fish are still being caught within bay waters. Jeff and Trevor Brooks of Ashland, boated Cobia on Wed. that measured 57 and 52 inches. Sight fishing for these fish has been best lately. Spadefish are still being caught along the bridge- tunnel, and from structures inside the bay, like the Cell. Many are reporting smaller fish however. Flounder fishing is still hit or miss, but Sept. is … Read More »


Local Fishing Report by the Green Top Professionals 2017 #31

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Saltwater- Cobia remain to be the most sought after fish inside the bay these days. Charters and private boaters are hooking up with plenty of both large and small Cobia. Sight fishing has been the most productive, by far. More fish are being caught around the pilings of the CBBT and the marker buoys. Flounder fishing has improved slightly over the last few weeks, but many have chosen to target other species in the same areas, like Sheepshead,  and Triggerfish, due to the inconsistency of the Flounder fishing. Some impressive … Read More »