Virginia anglers are blessed with waters that hold stripers, red and black drum, and cobia. Miles of fishable beaches and plenty of piers make the mouth of the Chesapeake the place where northern and southern fish meet.
Got there around 10:30 AM, fished for cat's.....not much going on. Saw a snakehead under the pier......then another......5,6,7......too many to count! Hanging in the shade and every once in a while, coming up for air.
Finally started getting hits with a plastic worm with a treble hook...
Just heard the bluefish restrictions take effect February 1st in North Carolina according to Carolina Sportsman. https://www.carolinasportsman.com/fishing/offshore-fishing/bluefish-limit-for-nc-anglers-being-reduced-feb-1/
Looks like another fine T has bit the dust.
Only 2 remaining besides Sharkman's pier.
I first set foot on Avalon in 1966. Seen a lot of grand fish come up on its decks. Seen a lot of changes over the years and most of them were not good.
Glad Romeo and Joe Mullet did not live to see it...
So for this season Pin Rigging will be done from one corner , North or South , the corner not Pin Rigging is for Sight Casting the Kings and Cobia , Both groups will pay the 8.00 King /Cobia fee plus the regular fishing fee , There's a Jigging Lane between the two groups , Not sure what they...
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