Virginia Beach Fishing – VBSF.net https://vbsf.net Virginia Beach Fishing Reports, News, Charter Boat Information Sat, 25 Jan 2020 13:31:03 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.3.2 https://secureservercdn.net/166.62.115.254/h1q.f32.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/cropped-vbsfn-32x32.jpg Virginia Beach Fishing – VBSF.net https://vbsf.net 32 32 Key Dreams Charter Report October 1st, 2019 https://vbsf.net/2020/01/25/key-dreams-charters-report-october-1st-2019/ Sat, 25 Jan 2020 13:18:13 +0000 https://vbsf.net/?p=16471 We’ll be posting 2020 Key Dreams fishing reports here! Here’s one of our last reports from last season. Tight-lines to all in 2020! We had a Dad get his two daughters out for a Half Day Fishing Adventure October 1, 2019.  It was a beautiful sunny day with light south winds.  The goal was some fast action …

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A Lot Of Catch and Release Now https://vbsf.net/2020/01/12/a-lot-of-catch-and-release-now/ Sun, 12 Jan 2020 12:44:28 +0000 https://vbsf.net/?p=16426 There are still a few big stripers hanging around the bay, but it’s all catch and release now. The capture season closed midnight Dec 31st. Most of the big fish … a few over 50 pounds … are falling for live eels fished by those launching out of the Cape Charles, Kiptopeke VA area. The …

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Winter Fishing Action In Virginia https://vbsf.net/2019/12/24/winter-fishing-action-in-virginia/ Tue, 24 Dec 2019 14:13:13 +0000 https://vbsf.net/?p=15970 Hope everyone is enjoying a great holiday season! Local angling is officially entering the winter season. We still have a few days available in our sea bass and bay striper season. Both close midnight December 31st. After that it’s all catch and release. This time of year hearty anglers turn their attention to wreck fishing. …

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It’s Striper Season! Specks Still Around https://vbsf.net/2019/12/07/its-striper-season/ Sat, 07 Dec 2019 15:59:59 +0000 https://vbsf.net/?p=15957 Large rockfish are moving out of bay tributaries and into the Bay. Look for them on the Eastern side of the Bay. Anglers are drifting or slow trolling eels near Plantation Light and along Cape Charles. Mann’s Stretch 25’s and tandem rigs are also effective. School-sized rockfish are available for anglers casting along the bridge …

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SALTWATER SPORTSMAN NATIONAL FISHING SEMINAR TOUR RETURNS https://vbsf.net/2019/12/03/saltwater-sportsman-national-fishing-seminar-tour-returns/ Tue, 03 Dec 2019 15:38:55 +0000 https://vbsf.net/?p=15953 The Salt Water Sportsman National Seminar Series makes a return to Hampton on Saturday, January 11. The 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. event will be held inside the Mary T. Christian Auditorium at Thomas Nelson Community College. George Poveromo – Host of George Poveromo’s World of Saltwater Fishing on the Discovery Channel, and Contributing Editor …

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Excellent Speckled Trout Fishing Along VA, NC Coast https://vbsf.net/2019/11/23/excellent-speckled-trout-fishing-along-va-nc-coast/ Sat, 23 Nov 2019 12:41:16 +0000 https://vbsf.net/?p=15930 Our fall speckled trout action continues to be outstanding. Trout are being caught throughout the lower Bay, in all three inlets and in the surf along the oceanfront. Long Bay Pointe Bait and Tackle said there has been good action inside Long Creek the past two weeks ….. Franklin Driggs, David Cockerill, Casey Copeland, Cashin …

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Virginia Saltwater Fishing Tournament News https://vbsf.net/2019/11/19/virginia-saltwater-fishing-tournament-news/ Tue, 19 Nov 2019 20:41:23 +0000 https://vbsf.net/?p=15761 Dr. Ken Neill, III The VSWSFT Committee met last night. No changes were made to minimum lengths or weights for 2020. The only change was the addition of tripletail to the program as a species eligible for a state record. The initial minimum qualifying weight will be 8 pounds. Tripletail was not added to the …

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Big Wahoo, Lots of Specks, Look for Tautogs https://vbsf.net/2019/11/09/big-wahoo-lots-of-specks-look-for-taugs/ Sat, 09 Nov 2019 12:53:26 +0000 https://vbsf.net/?p=15391 Speckled trout fishing has been super. Anglers are having success inside all the local inlets and on tidal rivers near the bay. Fishing on the Eastern Shore bay-side has been especially good. The trout season should be peeking. There are plenty of school-sized striped bass available especially around bridges and docks with lights. Anglers are …

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VA State Record Albacore Tuna https://vbsf.net/2019/11/06/va-state-record-albacore-tuna/ Wed, 06 Nov 2019 21:51:09 +0000 https://vbsf.net/?p=15387 A 70-pound 11-ounce Albacore Tuna, sometimes referred to as “True” Albacore or Longfin Tuna, caught on September 22, 2019 by Wendy Brockenbrough of Virginia Beach, VA, has been certified as a Virginia State Record by the Virginia Saltwater Fishing Tournament. Brockenbrough caught the record tuna while deep dropping for swordfish at the Washington Canyon aboard …

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It’s Speckled Trout Season In Virginia and North Carolina https://vbsf.net/2019/10/26/its-speckled-trout-season-in-virginia-and-north-carolina/ Sat, 26 Oct 2019 12:24:18 +0000 https://vbsf.net/?p=15363 With cooler weather settling in anglers are targeting speckled trout and they haven’t been disappointed. Look for specks inside Lynnhaven, Little Creek and Rudee inlets. In creeks on the Eastern Shore. Around the Poquoson Flats. In the York, Nansemond and Elizabeth Rivers. Many fish are ranging 18 to 22-inches, with a few exceeding 24-inches. The …

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