Local Fishing Report by the Green Top Professionals

Posted on by Green Top.

Date: 10/19/12

Chesapeake Bay:  Rockfish season is upon us and folks are taking advantage of it. Decent sized keepers are coming from the islands of the CBBT on top water baits, live Spot, and lipless crank baits. However, bigger fish have yet to show up in good numbers. The Red Drum bite however is quite good. Big fish are hanging around the islands of the CBBT. Big Reds are also being caught from lower bay reef areas. Fresh cut mullet is hard to beat. Another species being caught in good numbers … Read More »


Local Fishing Report by the Green Top Professionals

Posted on by Green Top.

Date: 9/21/12

Chesapeake Bay:  The Spot bite is in full swing right now in the lower bay and ocean inlets. Ocean View, the MMBT, and Buckroe Pier are just some of the productive areas of the bay holding good numbers of Spot right now. Another strong bite developing now is the Speckled Trout bite. Good sized Specks are coming from the Piankatank, Mobjack Bay, and both sides of the Eastern Shore. Top water baits are enticing big fish early, and Gulp! Baits still continue to produce. Flounder anglers have been frustrated … Read More »


Local Fishing Report by the Green Top Professionals

Posted on by Green Top.

Date: 9/14/12

Chesapeake Bay:  Spot catches are increasing in the lower bay and ocean front. Good areas in the bay are Ocean View, the MMBT, Lynnhaven Inlet, and Buckroe Beach. The Speckled Trout bite is also increasing as water temps cool. The Eliz River, Mobjack Bay, The Piankatank River, and the many creeks of the Eastern Shore are all producing good sized fish. Top water baits and Mirro lures are becoming more productive. Small Puppy Drum seem to be everywhere, but Speck anglers are reporting the most catches, as they fish … Read More »


Wytheville Trout Fishing

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On Tuesday, June 30, 2009, two of my close friends and I departed Richmond and headed south to Wytheville.  We were making our annual pilgrimage to Cedar Springs Sportsman’s Lodge located on Cripple Creek.  We’ve been fishing there at least once per year for the past seven years with excellent success on almost every trip.  The trout stocking program that they have is top notch.  There are always plenty of rainbow trout in the stream with good numbers of brook trout and brown trout stocked as well.  The size of … Read More »