Local Fishing Report by the Green Top Professionals 2016 #38

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Saltwater- Big Red Drum are being caught from structures throughout the bay. They can often be found blitzing along channel edges. The CBBT remains an excellent place to target these powerful fish. Lower bay reefs can also provide good opportunities for hooking up with large Red Drum. Cobia are still available inside the bay, but few anglers are focusing on them, as they have been on the way out, and are catch and release only. The CBBT is providing outstanding opportunities for a large variety of species. Reports of Flounder, … Read More »


Local Fishing Report by the Green Top Professionals 2016 #36

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Saltwater- The Spot bite continues to increase throughout the bay. Places like Lynnhaven Pier and Inlet, Willoughby Bay, and Buckroe Pier are reporting good catches almost daily. Inside the Rappahannock has been good also. Bloodworms have been the best bait, but Fishbites are good once the fish are located. It’s a good idea to bring along fresh Bloodworms though. reports from Rudee Inlet have been slow. The Red Drum bite remains excellent throughout the bay also. Anglers are finding them at the CBBT, on artificial reefs in the lower bay, … Read More »


Local Fishing Report by the Green Top Professionals 2016 #34

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Saltwater- Cobia season closed on Aug. 30th, officially. Anglers must practice catch and release while the Cobia are still here. The season went out with quite a bang, as may impressive catches have been made over the last few days. Several fish over 80lbs have been reported. These fish are being caught from the Potomac to the Va. Beach oceanfront. Catches of Red Drum are as spread out as the Cobia, it seems. The Drum tend to hang out in the bay longer than the Cobia. The Flounder action has … Read More »


Local Fishing Report by the Green Top Professionals 2016 #33

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Saltwater- Outstanding! That’s probably the best way to describe the Cobia fishing this season. The bad news is that the season closes Aug 30. Anglers can catch and release only after Aug 30. Reports of fish in the 60 lb range have been numerous this week. Some anglers from Madison County, Va took advantage of the nice weather and strong catches by heading out with Capt. Josh Saunders. Patrick Taylor and Josh “Spanky” Breeden reeled in limits of Spadefish, and Cobia of 47 & 51 inches. The Spadefish action is … Read More »