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Rappahannock River - Upper - Regulations

Black Bass (Smallmouth, Largemouth & Spotted)

  • 5 per day in aggregate
  • No length limits


Redbreast Sunfish/Bluegill/Bream

  • 50 per day in aggregate
  • No length limits


Rockbass (Redeye)/Crappie

  • 25 per day (each species)
  • No length limits


Catfish

  • 20 per day (above Rt. 1 Bridge in Fredericksburg)
  • No daily limit (below Rt. 1 Bridge in Fredericksburg)
  • Only 1 Blue Catfish longer than 32 inches per day


Striped Bass, Shad & Herring

  • All seasons and limits set by the Virginia Marine Resources Commission VMRC 1-800-541-4646


Other Species