Fished lees island in North Carolina today fought through the small bluefish to try to get redfish. Tons of blues they were hitting metal but no reds

mudpuppy At least you're catching something Rob. I've had tons of skunk days in the surf. Hope the Reds show up for you. 2 weeks ago
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mer47 I'm sure you'll find them Rob at least your having action in between "GOOD LUCK" 2 weeks ago
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Flyrob Thanks guys same results today no reds caught on our strength of beach on lees island. Beautiful surf fishing day only small blues and a few sea mullet. Will definitely come back to this place. 1 week ago
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Heard from a Fishzooer that hatteras island is reopened

If your planning to fish hatteras this week be aware that Hurricane Maria has different plans for you. The Virginia Pilot announced today that there... Show more

Flyrob We tried to get down there that week and police would not let us on the island! 3 weeks ago
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fishingfreak92 Yea if you left you couldn't get back on they opened everything that Thursday we had 2 days to the inlet to ourselves 3 weeks ago
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Ryan1010 We were there. They kicked us out Monday morning 3 weeks ago
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Flyrob So sorry man... hope you at least got your money back! 3 weeks ago
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Fished the last hour of daylight last night, no bites. Tons of grass along the shoreline which mad wading difficult.

ward3342 The flats are the same. tons of grass floating around. No bite either. Is the water still clear upriver? 4 weeks ago
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mer47 Is that grass coming from the river Rob or coming from above the dam ? As Ward said it's been tough out on the flats for keepers also 4 weeks ago
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Flyrob @ Ward - Yes the Susquehanna is crystal clear at least 6-7 of visibility. @ Merrill - the grass I had to deal with was growing along the edges of the river not floating around. I was wading and would have been up to my neck in order to wade out... Show more 3 weeks ago
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mer47 Hard to believe that there was nothing lurking on the edges 3 weeks ago
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Slow fishing on the Susquehanna flats and up river with liquid last night. Caught 1 short rockfish and a catfish and had some additional tugs and... Show more

mer47 Thanks for the report Rob I was hoping you'd get into them, I guess that's why it's called fishing 1 month ago
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Flyrob Full moon theory....? 1 month ago
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Flyrob shared 2 photos in the 2017 Fishing Season album 2 months ago

Fished my usual Susquehanna haunt this evening. 4 smallmouth all on the fly except one on a 6" BKD. No rockfish at all. I tried , BKDS, top water... Show more

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mer47 Nice smallie Rob that's surprising no stripers, they will come 1 month ago
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Flyrob Soon I hope 1 month ago
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Flyrob shared a photo. 2 months ago

Crazy weekend in Cape Charles VA 11 waterspouts in all were sighted within a few miles from our campsite. This was the largest of them wonder what... Show more

Frogman Nice job! Yes that was saltwater about 3 miles out where a pipeline was buried under rocks, making a rocky reef. 2 months ago
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High wind kept us off the the bay today so we fished the back water caught a few small croaker and one redfish red drum whatever they call them here.

Flyrob shared 6 photos in the 2017 Fishing Season album 2 months ago

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Flyrob Cape Charles area fishing the bay side. The spouts were cool but honestly kept us off the water in the morning as we saw 4 or 5 of them in the space of an hour or so. The croaker were hitting good and they were pretty good size 10-12 inches all you... Show more 2 months ago
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mer47 Nice Rob just another day at the Cape Charles office. Good news with the croakers, wonder why they never moved north or maybe they still will and you have your good luck capt there that's the answer 2 months ago
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liquidaddicted Nice mixed bag. Good to see some reds 2 months ago
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Flyrob Don't know mMerrill but we never did find the big croakers after friday went to the same spot, tide and bait... none! 2 months ago
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Anyone solar eclipse fishing today?

Talking to my neighbor, he and a buddy got a few yesterday morning on top water in the river

Flyrob Maybe holding deep away from the heat? 4 months ago
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mer47 Rob we were up as far as the old bridge piers and had all kinds of depths ? 4 months ago
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Flyrob Well Merrill if you can't figure out how to get them to hit on top nobody can! 4 months ago
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ward3342 I was up as far as the old bridge footings 4 months ago
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Flyfisher40 is friends with Flyrob

Fly fished the Ock last night again hour before dark and caught about 4-5 rockfish and 1 smallmouth. largest being maybe 17" no keepers

porknose Well, there goes your shot at $19.99 a pound Rob 4 months ago
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Flyrob Haha yep...it was not as good as the night before I think this warmup is pushing them deep 4 months ago
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Flyrob shared 2 photos in the 2017 Fishing Season album 4 months ago

Guess I'll add to the rockfest today. Didn't have much time so I waded the Octoraro near my house and had a fun evening of fishing. Had consistent... Show more

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porknose Nice Rob 4 months ago
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mer47 Great evening Rob,so it will be eggs, potatoes, and rockfish for breakfast LOL 4 months ago
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Flyrob Nah... released them both this time. Eggs and spicy italian sausage. Was really fun on the light tackle. 4 months ago
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fishing402 Nice evening, lot of action. 4 months ago
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Flyrob shared a photo. 5 months ago

Fished the Port Deposit Rockfish Tournament today. Fun day with loads of fish and variety too.between liquid and I we caught : Rockfish, smallmouth,... Show more

fishing402 Great Day! 4 months ago
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backdoc Nice! That fish would have won the tournament when me, you and Tyler fished it a couple years back. I think a 4 pounder won it that year. 4 months ago
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Flyrob We were saying the same thing mike...go figure? 4 months ago
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Flyrob Here's the final stats on this years Port Deposit Rockfish Tournament , correction on the top fish see below

Thanks to everyone who participated in the 11th Annual Lower Susquehanna Rockfish Tournament. It was quite a day with 99 registered in the money...
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Anyone planning to fish the port deposit rockfish tournament this weekend? www.portdepositcc.org/rockfish

Flyrob They do it every year but they don't advertise it very well. Not sure if I will give it a go. Went last year and didn't even put a fish in the boat. I think all the boat traffic spooks em good! 5 months ago
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mudpuppy Boat traffic slowing the fishing down makes a lot of sense. 5 months ago
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mer47 You're right about that Mike we fished that Saturday last year forgot about the tourn. and didn't get a hit. Rob are you and Tyler fishing it ? 5 months ago
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Flyrob We're thinking about it kind of watching the weather before we decide. 5 months ago
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Flyrob shared a photo. 5 months ago

The high wind kept us off the flats this evening. I waded instead and had strong white perch bite on the Cecil side of the Susky despite high winds... Show more

mike o Nice perch rob 5 months ago
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mike o Nice perch rob 5 months ago
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mer47 Hey Rob that sure was a nice plan B non stop action is great 5 months ago
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mudpuppy Good job...sounds like lots of fun. 5 months ago
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What's the regulation? You allowed to keep Rockfish on the flats right now?

Flyrob Thanks kananti! 5 months ago
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burkie66 Right now you can keep 1 fish 20 to 26 inch. The two fish season starts June 1st. U can keep one fish over 26 and 1 fish 20 to 25 or two fish 20 to 26. 5 months ago
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mer47 No you can keep 1 fish over 28" Paul come on now !!!! 5 months ago
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mudpuppy Right now it is 1 fish between 20 - 26". June 1st it is 2 fish 20 - 28" or 1 under 28 and 1 over 28", 2 fish total....Screwy regs for sure. 5 months ago
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Flyrob shared a photo. 5 months ago

Drum & eggs for breakfast this morning

mer47 Now how can it get any better then that only if a Bloody Mary was included 5 months ago
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burkie66 Didnt eat supper yet looks awsome. 5 months ago
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mudpuppy Reaping the well deserved reward of your efforts...YUM. I agree with Merrill 100% 5 months ago
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Flyrob Give you one guess what was for dinner? 5 months ago
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Flyrob shared 3 photos in the 2017 Fishing Season album 5 months ago

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burkie66 Nice catch. But that is not unusual. 5 months ago
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mudpuppy Sure looks like a great time was had by all....WTG 5 months ago
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mike o Nice drum and blue 5 months ago
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2016 "FISHZOO ULTIMATE ANGLER" WINNER

2016 Most Notable Catch Winner

 

 

Sparky takes the Steve Fogle Custom Rod and Shimano Sedona C3000 with his impressive 21 inch "doormat" Flounder.