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  1. The post Atlantic Board Releases Atlantic Cobia Draft Amendment appeared first on Virginia Beach Fishing. View the full article
  2. The post Public Hearings for Summer Flounder appeared first on Virginia Beach Fishing. View the full article
  3. In a close finish, Pascual Jimenez from Puerto Aventuras, Mexico edged out all competitors to win a world record $2,584,260* in the 45th White Marlin Open. Fishing on the Weldor’s Ark out of Morehead City, NC, Jimenez weighed an 83-pound white marlin on the final day of the 5-day event held in Ocean City, MD to take the … Continue reading The post 45th Annual White Marlin Open In The Books appeared first on Virginia Beach Fishing. View the full article
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    Grilled Spanish Mackerel

    Grilled Spanish Mackerel Ingredients 1/4-cup soy sauce 2 cloves minced garlic 1 tablespoon lime juice 1 teaspoon sesame oil 1 tablespoon ground fresh ginger 1 teaspoon honey Rice wine vinegar Directions In a Ziploc mix 1/4-cup soy sauce, 2 cloves minced garlic, tablespoon lime juice, teaspoon sesame oil, tablespoon ground fresh ginger, teaspoon honey, few splashes of rice wine vinegar. Marinate the fillets in there for 3 to 4 hours. Then get just a little mayo and mix it with equal amount Chinese hot mustard. Take the fillets out of the bag, brush on just one thin coating of mayo/mustard mix and grill.
  5. The weather finally gave us a break and anglers taking advantage were rewarded! Those fishing the lower Chesapeake Bay found plenty of sheepshead along the CBBT. Spadefish are on just about all structure. Nice Spanish mackerel are feeding in the tide rips. Big red drum, cobia, croaker and small spot are all available throughout the … Continue reading The post Weather Breaks and the Fishing is Hot appeared first on Virginia Beach Fishing. View the full article
  6. Season starts in June/July and the fish keep getting bigger through October. Peak would be September.
  7. The weather hasn’t been our friend recently. The rainy breezy conditions have slowed fishing activity. There are plenty of cobia around, but they are hard to spot in choppy, overcast conditions. Chumming was the most successful method last week. A few nice fish were reported, some topping 50 pounds. Flounder action remains excellent on … Continue reading The post Plenty of fish around appeared first on Virginia Beach Fishing. View the full article
  8. Flounder catches are on the rise. They’re being boated along the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel and on rough bottom in the bay. Many of the larger fish are being taken around near-shore wrecks and artificial reefs. Rudee and Lynnhaven are also holding flounder, along with speckled trout and puppy drum. Captain Craig Paige, Paige … Continue reading The post Virginia Saltwater Fishing Report appeared first on Virginia Beach Fishing. View the full article
  9. Cobia Cobia Cobia! Just in time for the Monarch Cobia Classic! There’s lots of big ones in the lower bay, some topping 70 pounds! Anglers are chumming up fish and then using live eels or croaker as bait. Some of the best action is coming from York Spit and the Windmill Bar area. There’s … Continue reading The post Cobia and Larger Flounder in the News appeared first on Virginia Beach Fishing. View the full article
  10. Doormat flounder have arrived in the lower. Large flounder are also being caught around the seaside wrecks. Remember when fishing for flounder the general rule is large baits attract larger fish. The coastal wrecks are also holding sea bass, triggerfish. Spadefish and sheepshead are holding on the structure. The spadefish like fresh clam strips floated … Continue reading The post Virginia’s Doormat Flounder Season Is On appeared first on Virginia Beach Fishing. View the full article
  11. Flounder activity is improving, some nice fish have been caught on inshore and ocean wrecks. There has also been an upswing in flounder catches at the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel, but the wrecks have been much more consistent. Sea bass are also on coastal wrecks. Sheepshead and spadefish are around structure like the CBBT, … Continue reading The post Virginia Beach July 4th Fishing Report appeared first on Virginia Beach Fishing. View the full article
  12. With the Virginia Beach Tuna Tournament playing out over the weekend most of the offshore attention turned to tuna. Yellowfin and bigeye were caught. Here are the tournament results from their website. First place went to Reel Emotion with 172.4 lbs, second to Wired Up with 160.2 lbs and third went to Reelin’ N’ Dealin’ … Continue reading The post Virginia Tuna Time appeared first on Virginia Beach Fishing. View the full article
  13. By TH Spangler | Connie Barbour There are plenty of options for Virginia saltwater anglers this time of year! Spadefish and sheepshead are on structure now. Most of the big spades are coming from the Chesapeake Light Tower. An 11-pound fish was weighed in this week. 9 pounds is the minimum size for state trophy … Continue reading The post Virginia Saltwater A Lot Of Options appeared first on Virginia Beach Fishing. View the full article
  14. By Dr. Ken Neill, III Peninsula Salt Water Sport Fisherman’s Association Member Cobia have arrived in the bay in force. Fishing has been good for both chummers and sight fishermen. While cobia are getting most of the inshore buzz, red drum fishing remains excellent on the shoals at the mouth of the bay. Schools of … Continue reading The post Virginia Beach Saltwater Fishing Report appeared first on Virginia Beach Fishing. View the full article
  15. The Old Dominion University Alumni Association will host its second annual Monarch Cobia Classic in partnership with the Peninsula Salt Water Sport Fisherman’s Association July 19-21, 2018 at The Marina at Marina Shores in Virginia Beach. The goal of the partnership is to create the largest cobia tournament on the east coast. The proceeds from the tournament will … Continue reading The post ODU Alumni Association to host second annual Monarch Cobia Classic appeared first on Virginia Beach Fishing. View the full article
  16. The hot weather is here and the summer fishing pattern is setting up in Virginia waters. The cobia season is open and anglers are catching. Both chumming and sight casting is working! Anglers sight-fishing for cobia are also seeing large schools of red drum. Even prior to the season opening numerous trophy cobia release citations … Continue reading The post Virginia Saltwater Fishing Report | Cobia | Red Drum appeared first on Virginia Beach Fishing. View the full article
  17. By TH Spangler | Connie Barbour As Memorial Day rapidly approaches the spring saltwater fishery continues to improve almost everywhere. Sheepshead are hanging around the CBBT pilings and other structure in the lower bay. Red and black drum are plentiful on bay shoals near the eastern shore. Cobia have enter our waters but our season … Continue reading The post Virginia Beach Memorial Day Fishing Report appeared first on Virginia Beach Fishing. View the full article
  18. By TH Spangler | Connie Barbour The first cobias of the season have entered Virgina waters. Anglers targeting drum have caught-and-releases a few. Looks like there will be plenty around when the Virginia season opens June 1. Our cobia season should peak around the same time as the Monarch Cobia Classic, scheduled for July 19-21. … Continue reading The post Cobia Are Here! appeared first on Virginia Beach Fishing. View the full article
  19. Many of our spring species have found their way into the Chesapeake Bay and our coastal waters. Our tautog action is still good and should remain so through the close of the season. The Tog season closes from May 16 thru June 30. Red and black drum are here in numbers and fishing for them … Continue reading The post Virginia | Outer Banks NC | Saltwater Fishing Report appeared first on Virginia Beach Fishing. View the full article
  20. Thanks for the report. When you get him be sure and email us a picture @ webmaster@vbsf.net. Will post it on our fishing report.
  21. Tautog, red drum, black drum, striped bass, flounder, trout and croaker are all now available in Virginia waters. The best flounder fishing is taking place in our seaside inlets. The tautogs are being caught on ocean bottom structure and on structure in the lower Chesapeake Bay. Red drum are here and will be available throughout … Continue reading The post Virginia Saltwater Fishing Report appeared first on Virginia Beach Fishing. View the full article
  22. By TH Spangler | Connie Barbour With water temperatures in the mid fifties our tautog fishing is red hot. Anglers are finding taugs around most inshore structures. Favorite spots include the tower reef area, the Cape Henry wreck, the rock islands of the CBBT and around the concrete ships. Flounder fishing is picking up every … Continue reading The post Virginia Saltwater Fishing Report | Tautogs | Flounder | Drum appeared first on Virginia Beach Fishing. View the full article
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    YETI Drops NRA Foundation

    Suddenly, without prior notice, YETI has declined to do business with The NRA Foundation saying they no longer wish to be an NRA vendor, and refused to say why. https://www.nraila.org/articles/20180421/florida-alert-yeti-drops-nra-foundation
  24. By Staff | TH Spangler | Connie Barbour It’s time to roll, the fish are biting! Tautog fishing is excellent around the rock islands of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel, at the Kiptopeke concrete ships and on near shore wrecks. Dr Ken Neill and crew fished a couple of inshore wrecks over the weekend. They ended … Continue reading The post It’s Time To Roll The Fish Are Here appeared first on Virginia Beach Fishing. View the full article
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