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Wachapreague Virginia

Updated on September 6, 2015

Where is Wachapreague Virginia?

Wachapreague is a small town on the eastern shore of Virginia, USA. The town lies on a winding creek that leads to a series of small bays, tidal flats and eventually to the Atlantic Ocean.

This small town is famous for its outstanding flounder fishing, offshore fishing charter fleet, local seafood and wildlife. Wachapreague Va is known as the "little city by the sea".

Virginia Flounder Fishing - Wachapreague, Chincoteague, and Quimby

Flounder fishing is a popular event in Virginia. Towns like Chincoteague, Wachapreague and Quimby are well known for their access to flounder hotspots. Some anglers specialize in catching this fish almost exclusively while other choose to target them only at certain times.

The Wachapreague Carnival

The Wachapreague Carnival is an old fashioned southern get together with rides, a Miss Wachapreague contest, funnel cakes and famous Virginia clam fritters. Live family friendly entertainment is also featured.

Wachapreague Virginia Deep Sea Fishing

Deep sea fishermen trek to Wachapreague in search of a variety of species. Wreck fishermen target tautog, black sea bass, spadefish, and other species.

From late spring thru fall, sportfishing boats troll for tuna, marlin, mahi mahi, wahoo, billfish, and others.

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