Stop on in as the Summer season is upon. We are well stocked with all your fishing and beach needs. Chincoteague’s one stop tackle shop carrying sunscreen, beach umbrellas, beach chairs boogie boards, insect repellant. Also stop by and check out all of our fishing t-shirt we have in Guy Harvey, David Dunleavy, Calcutta, and Captain Steve’s Custom Designs. The croakers are finally starting to show up they are running small and we should see an increase in the next few weeks mark your calendars for our Annual Kids Croaker Tournament. August Catching King Fish, flounder and rays off the beach.
We just got in our 2017 Pony Calandars
Willy and Toby Byler, David Mast, Wilmer Miller, and Alvin and Ivan Miller with a 251 pound bigeye tuna 3 yellowfin tuna and 4 mahi mahi chunking Saturday July 16th
Harvey Byler fishing with cousin Jeff Byler, Joel Jean Simon, and Josiah Brubaker caught this 168 pound Bigeye tuna after a 6 hour fight using 60 pound fluorocarbon using Capt. Steve’s butterfish Ethan with his biggest tuna caught chunking!
Harvey Byler fishing with cousin Jeff Byler, Joel Jean Simon, and Josiah Brubaker caught this 168 pound Bigeye tuna after a 6 hour fight using 60 pound fluorocarbon using Capt. Steve’s butterfish #chincoteague#offshore#fishing.
Need a fishing Charter stop on in Captain Steve’s has the best fishing fleet. Check out this catch from yesterday aboard the Huntress with Capt. John they had their limit of flounder a good class of fish. We are also running shark charters too. If interested give us a call and we will get you hooked up!#chincoteague #fishing #baitandtackle
Mark, Carol, Lauren, and Mark showing off a great days catch!
Capt. Glenn aboard the Shammy had 4 yellowfin and 4 mahi mahi outside the 20 line near the Parking Lot on cedar plugs and ballyhoo. The last day of June. He found some bluefin a few days earlier on the 20 line. Fresh fish tonight for dinner!
The Offshore fishing continues to be good weather permitting. The yellowfin tuna and gaffer dolphin are being caught on the 100 line between the Washington and the Norfolk in the warm water. Look for temperature breaks the temp is ranging from 69 to 73. The fish are biting on cedar plus and skirted ballyhoo. Come check out our new daisey chains and the newest hottest smoker lures. They have tremendous action “They will raise the dead”
CAPTAIN drew cooper brought in a 10.12 pound sheepshead and another one about 6 pounds
Also we are well stocked up on BIONIC ballyhoo try them out with our new mambo chains. The largest selection of fishing tackle with the best prices.
Fun for the family we have our Big Pete Crabbing Special. 4 handlines 1 net and bait for $15.99 the crabs are thick
Fireworks The largest selection on the isands. Calcutta Ramblers 1/2 the price of YETIS GREAT qUALITY
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we book fishing charters and nature cruises STOP ON IN AND WE CAN GET YOU HOOKED UP
JT Edney with a 21″ flounder caught in front of the school, fan casting from a kayak using gulp on a bucktail from captain Steve’s
A pick off the surf this am with kingfish and perch…tight lines! Jerry and Nick Fillman
The newest hottest smoker lure come in 3 colors. They have tremendous action “They will raise the dead”
Happy Belated Birthday Mrs. Lin with some nice flounder 20 plus inches fishing aboard the Lucky Dawg!
Jersey Rick with 2 nice flounder in Assateague Channel.
Luke and Jayson Clim with a 20 inches flounder caught jigging with a Capt Steve’s Football jigging rig of the rocks.
Snapping Turtle on Beach Rd, please use caution when driving we love our turtles!
Common tern on the bridge to Assateague.
Gary Miller with a 6.13 pound flounder caught in the wind today on said and minnow combo drifting the Assateague Channel .
Capt. Drew Cooper aboard the Pequod with 2 nice sheepshead the biggest weighing 11.12 this beautiful Father’s Day.
Doug Foster from Piles Grove NJ with 2 keeper flounder 18 and 20 inches using Capt Steve’s jigging rig fishing Assateague Channel. Doug came in and thanked us for good advice. Thanks doug for your patronage.
Clearnose skate caught off the Main St pier!
Cownose ray. Boy was that a fun fight!
Jimmy spending a beautiful sunrise with Lucianna!
The Offshore fishing continues to be good weather permitting. The yellowfin tuna and gaffer dolphin are being caught on the 100 line between the Washington and the Norfolk in the warm water. Look for temperature breaks the temp is ranging from 69 to 73. Come on in and pick up some skirted ballyhoo and spreader bars. There are offshore charters available contact Capt. Glenn on the Shammy 703-407-1882 Capt. Keith aboard the Rumor Has It. Capt. Frank Murphy “White Lightning”703-407-2700 Capt Len Gupta Magic Dragon. 717-552-0691
Inshore along the 20 fathom line there are big bluefish false albacore and mako sharks. Take out some wire leader and mackerel along with your trolling gear for best bets of hooking up. Bluefish are hitting cedar plugs and meat. Capt. Steve’s stocks BIONIC ballyhoo and we have Tournament Chum.
The inshore bite just keeps getting better and better…. with this 7lb 2 oz 27 in flounder caught Monday June 13th. Shark fishing on the beach has picked up along with the kingfish. Sharks are around the limit we have had them up to 5 foot. If you would like to go we hava a Captain or that. We have a Captain for everything just stop on by the shop and we can hook you up with a fishing excursion, sightseeing cruise, even a classic Taste of Chincoteague which features crabbing, clamming, and fishing.
We have the largest selection of bait with the best prices stop on in let our family help you out.
Denny Kauffman from Waynesboro with a 27 inch 7.2 pound citation flounder. He caught it on minnow and Capt. Steve’s White Popeye jig Monday June 13th
Curtis Lambertson with a 5 pound flounder his first keeper ever !
Capt. Steve’s camo shirts
Some real time action from Toms Cove Chris Martin with a 19.5 inch Flounder on his first cast off the rocks using the Capt. Steve’s jigging rig. Mr. Jerry came through with the big net rumor has it Mr. Jerry has swagger and game. Nice catch! √
Chris Martin from Chambersburg PA with a limit of flounder Sunday morning 06/13
Heather mellott with a big ray off the dock
Mark bitner with a big ray off the dock
Shammy strikes again with some nice yellowfin tuna
Rob Liningerwith a big ray off the dock
Rob Borowicz and Martin Korner had a good day with 2 yellowfin tuna and 6 dolphin trolling skirted ballyhoo with Capt Frank aboard the Aquaholic
Caleb from NJ with his first saltwater fish a kingfish caught this morning
“Think we are going to need a bigger boat”……Hammerhead shark took this one!!!
Caleb and Nate caught 5 keepers flounder this morning using Capt. STEVE’S GULP and minnows Danny out fished his dad with the biggest flounder out of the crew. HE said all you have to do is stick the rod in the rod holder.
Capt. Steve’s at the end of the rainbow…….need we say more!!!!!
Sunset over the marsh. Wish you were here!!!
Evie and Hershey with a nice catch of flounder from the inshore wrecks.
Capt. John and crew Rusty and Darryl aboard the Huntress has an awesome day they limited out on Yellowfin tuna had a bunch of releases and some nice gaffer dolphin. The tuna bite has been hot they said it reminds them of the good old days!
Luciana with her first flounder that she reeled in by herself. 🙂
Seabass for dinner. We love having fresh fish on the menu daily!
Ray and barb with 2 nice striped bass this beautiful first day of June #surffishingTommy Daisey with a 37” red caught fsihing near Wallops
Burk, Isabella, and dad Matt with Isabella’s first keep flounder!!!! She out fished the boys today, GIRL POWER !!!
Derek Jenkins’ the catch of the day with a 5.8 pound flounder using pink gulp and minnows! #flounder #chincoteague #fishing Richard Eicher from Captains Cove with a 24.25 inch 6.8 pound flounder fishing the Chincoteague Bay using live minnows on a tandem rig bottom hook
Derick Tryon with a 20 lbs 30 in black drum off the surf.
Frank Horning continues on his good streak with a striper and black drum off the surf!
Frank Chris and William with a nice catch. But there is a backstory Frank was not paying attention to his rod when a fish grabbed his bait, knocked down his rod and carried into the ocean 😂 Chris was able to cast out and snag his pole real it in and the fish was still on. #unbelievable
Shawn Carpenter our American Fishing Wire Rep from Wilmington with his first black drum caught off the Assateageu surf he also caught4 stripers in a good day of fishing using the Capt. Steve’s East Coast High Low rig tipped with peeler crab.
Bill won the framed map donated by GMCO George. He was here this past week bringing the most up to date island maps. Stop on in and get your today Scott and Crew with a few big stirpers off the beach.
It’s been a good Spring run once again this year. We are having a good flounder tournament too. Tomorrow night Thursday isMay 18th is the get together for tournament participants from 6-8 pm.
Flounder Tournament Board Update through 05/16
Steve Long 4.5
Bill Martin 4.4
Glenn Matthews 4.1
Charlie Koski 3.15
Rodney Arbogast 3.10
Adam Martin 3.7
William Miller 3.6
Tristen Heffelfinger 3.4
Michael Kelly 3.3
Travis Mayor 3.1
We have in live peelers stop on in and stock up. Nice minnows too.
Curt Mitchel and Rob Koons from Western Md. with some nice stripers. Some of the best surf fishing they have ever had off the Chincoteague Surf this past weekend. #memories#surffishing#chincoteague
Freddy T. got in on the Striper action
Nick from Bowie with a 22 pound striped bas off the surf