So Many Boating & Fishing Options

Charter and Head boats at the Curtis Harbor Marina on Chincoteague Island in Virginia provides many experiences captains and their boats to choose from.

Bring your own boat to Chincoteague Island for great fishing!

Fishing from boat

Chincoteague Island offers many public boat launch areas plus many lodging accommodations have private docks for their guests.

Many families book a waterfront vacation rental with a dock just for crabbing and other family fun activities.

Swimming & Tubing off Spinnaker Waterfront's Private Dock

What kind of fish can I catch in Chincoteague and Assateague Islands?

Fishing from a boat has many options. Kayak or canoe fishing,   fishing from bridges and piers all around Chincoteague island,   boats with small motors for back bay and channel fishing, as well as a nice selections of charter  or head boats  available at the town marina.  Spring and fall are popular for migratory Stripers; Tuna in summer: and  then  Bluefish, Shark,   Striped Bass,  Red Drum,  Croaker, Sea Trout and more.  Flounder is popular April to October and  winter fish include Atlantic Mackerel, Tilefish,  Amberjack,  Bluefish, Gray Trout, and  even Blue Marlin according the Virginia’s Angler Guide.

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