James River Fishing near Newport News, Virginia
Details for James River
Species Caught Here: None
Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Stream
Lat/Long: 36.941536 -76.443558
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Description for James River, Isle of Wight County, Virginia
James River is a stream located just 2.7 miles from Newport News, in Isle of Wight County, in the state of Virginia, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including smallmouth bass, largemouth bass, carp, crappie, rock bass and catfish here. Whether you’re spinning, fly fishing or baitcasting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to James River. Alternate names for this stream include Powhatan's River, Kings River and Powhatan Flu.
For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit Virginia Fish & Wildlife
Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times
chart to determine when the fish will be most active.