Chesapeake (VA) Fishing Reports, Fishing Times, Licenses, and Campgrounds

Fish Species in Chesapeake (VA)

Catfish,  Crappie,  Largemouth Bass,  Pickerel,  Bream/Bluegill,  Perch,  Blue Catfish,  Flounder,  Bowfin,   and 10 more

Chesapeake (VA) Fishing by Water Type

Lakes: 47   Rivers/Streams: 1,000   Reservoirs: 295   Others: 717   All: 2,059

Chesapeake Fishing Reports

  "Was in the lake kayak fishing for 3+ hours with no luck. I cast floaters,..." Stumpy Lake

Chesapeake (VA) Fishing Spots

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Four Winds Chartering

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from $44.00

Miss Ella Charters


from $55.00

Fishy Bizness

"I love teaching people..."

from $300.00

Tackle Shops near Chesapeake, VA

Chesapeake (VA) Fishing Licenses

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 Fishing Spot is open to the public, and respect all signs indicating private property or restricting access.

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For those interested in fishing Chesapeake's lakes, reservoirs and streams, there are some excellent choices including Mill Dam Creek, Sampson Creek and Middle Reach. Whether you're fishing for Crappie, Sauger or Brook Trout, or one of the other fish found near Chesapeake, we can tell you where to find them, how to bring them in, and who's having success. So get your fly fishing gear, baitcasting setup, trolling equipment, or spin casting gear out and find your new favorite fishing spot near Chesapeake in state. All that, including links to your local fish and wildlife websites, records for a location, photos, videos, GPS coordinates for where the fish can be found, and much more.

Chesapeake can be found in the great state of Virginia. More specifically, it can be found at 36.8190383911133 and -76.2749404907227. Explore our pages and find your next fishing spot.