Richmond (VA) Fishing Reports, Times, Licenses, and Shops

Fish Species Found in the Richmond (VA) Area

Perch,  Bullhead,  Catfish,  Largemouth Bass,  Northern Pike,  Pickerel,  Rainbow Trout,  Sunfish,  Crappie,   and 1 more

Bodies of Water near Richmond (VA)

32 Lakes

1,971 Rivers and Streams

742 Reservoirs

949 other

Richmond (VA) Fishing Spots

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Fishing Guides near Richmond (VA)

Miss Ella Charters


from $55.00

York River Charters

from $375.00

Virginia Fishing Licenses

Join us as we discuss the Virginia Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. 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 Richmond's lakes, reservoirs and streams, there are some excellent choices including Upper Sheilds Lake Dam, Powhite Creek and Williams Island Dam. Whether you're fishing for Bowfin, Catfish or Sturgeon, or one of the other fish found near Richmond, 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 Richmond 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.

Richmond can be found in the great state of Virginia. More specifically, it can be found at 37.5537567138672 and -77.4602584838867. Explore our pages and find your next fishing spot.