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28th Onancock Bay Challenge is Moved to Sept 22nd Over $6500 in Prizes Available!

28th Onancock Bay Challenge Takes Place Sept. 22 Over $6,500 in Prizes Available ONLEY – Sponsored by the Eastern Shore of Virginia Anglers Club, the 2018 Onancock Bay Challenge will take place this year on Saturday, September 22. Now in … Continue reading

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Anglers Club to Hold Free Children’s Fishing Sept. 23 at Saxis Fishing Pier

The Eastern Shore of Virginia Anglers Club (www.esanglersclub.org)   will hold a free fishing event for children on Sunday, Sept. 23, at the Fishing Pier in Saxis. The club will provide equipment, and members will teach and assist young anglers from … Continue reading

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J.T. Bolding/Bill Mariner Memorial Surf Fishing Event

  The J. T. Bolding Youth Surf Fishing Event will be held again this year.  The name of the event will now become the J. T. Bolding/Bill Mariner Youth Surf Fishing Event. The event will take place on Sunday, May … Continue reading

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January 2018 Cold Stun Event That Could Impact This Speckled Trout Season

Below is an email from the chairman of the Fishery Management Advisory Committee (FMAC) Jeff Deem.  As you will in see in Chairman Deem’s comments below, the early January 2018 cold stun event, the effect on Virginia’s overwintering speckled trout … Continue reading

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March 2017 Awards Banquet Winners!

Youngsters took home some hardware at the recent annual banquet and awards presentation of the Eastern Shore of Virginia Anglers Club. Shown from left: Ethan Abell, Isabelle Abell, Sam Abell, and Ethan Willett. Isabelle Allen was the Female Junior Angler … Continue reading

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Children’s Fishing Events at Morley’s Wharf & Saxis Pier in 2015

Children’s Fishing Events

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Value of Fishing

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Results of the Kid’s Fishing Day at the Saxis Fishing Pier on Sept. 13, 2015

Kids Fishing Day at Saxis September 13 2015

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Additional Photos of the Kid’s Fishing Day at the Saxis Pier on Sept. 13, 2015

Additional Photos of the Kids at the Saxis Pier on 13 Sept 2015

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2017 ESAC Picnic is , SUNDAY! September 24 at 4:00 PM

The picnic will be on Sunday, September 24th at 4 PM. The ESAC will provide drinks, pulled pork and clam fritters. Please bring your favorite covered dish. The address is: 13251 Metompkin Road, Hallwood, VA 23359.  Following is a mapquest … Continue reading

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