Shenandoah River - North Fork - Regulations

Black Bass (smallmouth and largemouth)

From Route 42 bridge, Rockingham County, downstream to the confluence with the South Fork Shenandoah River at Front Royal:

All bass 11-14 inches must be released.
Daily creel limit is 5 bass per day


No minimum size limit
50 per day in aggregate (combined) creel limit

Rock Bass

No minimum size limit
25 per day creel limit


30 inch minimum size limit. All musky less than 30 inches must be released.
2 fish per day creel limit