Chincoteague Island is a family-oriented resort town on Virginia’s Eastern Shore. The area is famous for its inshore fishing, especially for flounder.
In addition, the waters off the coast offer a wide range of bottom fishing and offshore opportunities.
This small island also provides an important port for commercial fishing vessels.
For local fishing techniques, species information and seafood recipes, see our articles section.
For travel and tourism information, visit our sister site, Chincoteague Island.