This fishing charter is designed around catching Striped Bass, also known as striper or rockfish, the most well known fish of the Chesapeake Bay.

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5-hour Trip
$500
6-hour Trip
$600

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What to Expect

What to Bring:
Drinks, food, camera, sunscreen and sunglasses. We recommend if you are prone to motion sickness, please consider motion sickness medication.

What to Wear:
No bare feet onboard our fishing charter for safety. Please wear boat shoes or sneakers. Remember that the sun is amplified on the water. Dress accordingly.

Provided by Finao Sportfishing:
Ice, rods and reels and fishing tackle will be provided by Finao Sportfishing.

Boat Rules: 
In accordance with the USCG no illegal drugs will be tolerated on the fishing charter. Children 12 and under must wear one a USCG certified life jackets at all times. If you are in need of a USCG certified life jacket, Finao Sportfishing has them onboard at all times.

Mate:
Our boat mate works and serves our passengers. He works for tips only. Tips are commonly a minimum of 15% or more of the normal boat rate.

Locations Coverage of our Fishing Charters:
We are a fishing charter servicing Norfolk and Virginia Beach. We cover the Chesapeake Bay and the Virginia Beach Coastal Waters of the Atlantic Ocean. We also provide service in the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel areas.

Striper season officially opens May 1st and we will begin our striper fishing charters in May!

Striped Bass taste excellent, are hard fighters. You can catch them various ways. They can grow up to over 70 pounds. Fishing techniques we would use would be trolling, sight casting, lure fishing, float fishing, and bottom fishing. Striped bass spring season for the Chesapeake Bay is May – mid June. The fall season is October 4th – December 31st. Virginia Coastal Season for Striped Bass is January 1st – March 31st. This fish species is so popular that we hold one of the largest fishing tournaments in the country. It is called the Rockfish Shootout.

Book Now
5-hour Trip
$500
6-hour Trip
$600
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Book Now
5-hour Trip
$500
6-hour Trip
$600
Book Direct
This site is the only place to book directly with us and see live availability

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