Rudee Inlet: There are still some Bluefish making an appearance in the Inlet, and Finger Mullet seems to work best. The Flounder bite has started to pick up. We have just received news that there was a 19 and 1/2 inch flounder caught! Inshore: With the warm temperatures as of late, we should see a better inshore bite in the near future. There are some Bluefish and Drum biting off the beach according to reports from anglers fishing at the pier.
Rudee Inlet: There are still some Bluefish in Rudee Inlet, though the bite has dropped off a bit. The reports have proved that any top-water lures have been working best along with cut Finger Mullet. There has even been some Flounder caught as well but not many keepers. Inshore: Sadly, we do not have any boats scheduled for inshore trips today. The last time we had an inshore boat, fishing appeared to be a little slow, but with this warmer weather we are predicted to have over the next few days should hopefully kick off the bite. We are ready to see some nice showings of Spanish Mackerel, Bluefish, and catching and releasing some small sharks on our inshore trips Offshore: Offshore there seems to be plenty of Dolphin biting. …
Rudee Inlet: Bluefish are still biting in Rudee Inlet. The reports have showed that any top-water lures have been working best along with cut Finger Mullet. Inshore: We had one boat fish inshore today, and they stayed in Rudee Inlet throughout the trip. The weather was just not on the fisherman’s side to venture out of the inlet. They fished for a few hours and came back with a nice haul of Bluefish. Offshore: We have received reports that there have been plenty of Dolphin caught of various sizes. As for the Tuna, there have been a few Yellowfin and Blackfin caught down off The Point. There has also been a lot of Makos in the mix preventing some Tunas from making their way back to the boat. …
Rudee Inlet: Yesterday we received some reports of a few Bluefish being caught. There was not a huge amount of size behind them, but it is still great to see them starting to show up! Inshore: Yesterday one of our inshore trips saw a little bit of bluefish action. The High Hopes hooked up on a beautiful Boston Mackerel! Offshore: We have received reports of some bluefin still being down around the point. A few yellowfin have been caught, and reports of possibly a spearfish.
Rudee Inlet: The Speckled Trout are still here as you can see in the above picture! This was a very nice citation Trout, which weighed 6lbs and 2oz. Keep fishing and let us know of your catches. The Puppy Drum bite is still on as well.
Rudee Inlet: We have not had any speckled trouts weighed in recently, however they are still being caught in the Elizabeth River and in Rudee Inlet. Inshore: The inshore fishing is still slow. We have not had any boats come back with fish, just bites while they’ve been out. Offshore: When the weather allows it, the offshore bite is still going well when deep dropping. This entails dropping the lines in deep waters. One of the private boats at our marina came back from deep dropping last night with Blueline Tilefish, Golden Tilefish, a Snowy Grouper, and Black Bellied Rosefish.
Rudee Inlet: We have had a few people out fishing in Rudee Inlet today, but they all said the bite was slow. We can expect people to catch Speckled Trout this time of year. Inshore: We’ve got a couple of boats out this morning. The first one did not come back with any fish but said they saw birds, bait, and whales. We are still waiting on reports from the rest of the fleet. Offshore: The weather was not nice enough for boats to make it offshore last night. The boats that attempted had to turn around due to rough conditions.
Citations: Speckled Trout: 6 lbs 5 oz caught by Paul Ray Lacy of Virginia Beach, VA Rudee Inlet: Speckled Trout are still being caught in the inlet. We had a 6 lbs 5 oz speck come in today from a private boat fishing in the inlet. They are also still biting in the Elizabeth River as well. Most people are using artificial gulps and grubs to catch their trout. Inshore: The inshore fishing has been slow these past couple of weeks. We haven’t had any Striped Bass brought back to the docks since the Bay has closed, but our boats have been out looking. The most plentiful fish inshore right now are Dogfish. Offshore: When the weather allows for them to go out, the private …
Rudee Inlet: We have not heard any reports of Speckled Trout or Puppy Drum in the inlet since the last freeze. If you know of any fish being caught in Rudee Inlet, feel free to let us know! Inshore: The Striper have still not made a dominant appearance in the ocean water of Virginia. Boats have been trolling for Bluefin, but we are still waiting for a successful catch. If you’re interested in wreck fishing, Tautog are still being caught at the Light Tower. Offshore: The deep drop trips are still catching Blueline Tilefish, Golden Tilefish, as well as Blackbellied Rose Fish.
Rudee Inlet: The speckled trout have slowed down tremendously in the inlet. Most speckled trout have been caught on jigheads and artificial gulp! Inshore: Tautog are being caught in the Chesapeake Bay. We are waiting to hear how the Striper and Bluefin Tuna bite are doing in the ocean. Offshore: The deep drop trips are catching Blueline Tilefish and Blackbellied Rosefish. Yellowfin and Blackfin are also being caught.