Lower Potomac River

District of Columbia - District Of Columbia


  • 197 catches

  • 1K+ followers

  • 59 spots

The Potomac River starts in Fairfox Stone, West Virginia and runs for 400 miles, until its drains into the Chesapeake Bay. The lower section runs from Washington, DC with its tidal fresh waters, to the midrange salinities of the Chesapeake Bay at Point L...

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Lower Potomac River Fishing Reports

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  1. 26" Northern Snakehead

    26 in. Northern Snakehead with a Spinner with a Mister Twister

  2. Greedy ass Chris took 2 turns in a row which shuffled the order. On my next turn I landed the largest fish of my life. Remember everyone that greed is a deadly sin!

    46 lb. Blue Catfish

    1. NJ Squatch 0
      Mani Pedis are expensive!
    2. Robert Coleman 0
      LMAO Chris!!!!!不不不不不不不不不不不不不不不不不不不不不不 That is some funny $#*!
    3. Ryan Siwinski 0
      monster blue bro awesome catch I like catching them except when I'm fishing a bass tournament and they smash a spinner and foul me thinking I got a huge bass ...more and they end up destroying my spinner and tricking me lol
    4. all i heard the whole way down.... "he's gonna have glove for me to wear right?" "please tell me he has glove for me to wear so i don't chip ...more my nail polish holding a fish"
    5. NJ Squatch 0
      Dont go away mad just go away
    6. Who wears gloves to hold a fish? Loser!
    7. Robert Coleman 0
      O B V I O U S L Y !!!!!!不不不不不不不
    8. NJ Squatch 0
      Chris is the sorest loser in the world!
    9. Robert Coleman 0
      Nice story Chris..... don't tell it again! 不不不不不不不不不不
    10. Chris sounds a little chaffed NJ!! Nice work
    11. now you want the real story!? this overgrown bum wouldn't get his lazy butt off the beanbag while it was his turn and the rod was bending over so after 10 seconds ...more of me saying, DUDE get it! I just grabbed it.... he planned this from the beginning! Well if only one big fish was gonna get caught i'm glad it was the guy that can't catch other big fish anyway. Ive caught bigger blue cats EH!
    12. Robert Coleman 0
      That'll learn him! Awesome fish Squatch, Congrats!!!!鳶鳶鳶鳶鳶
    13. Scott S 0
      What a giant....congrats
    14. Thats an absolute bigun鳶. Keep Portside under control and humble
    15. Pete Lyden 0
      Holy shit!!! daaaaaaamn! CONGRATULATIONS
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  3. Caught on plastic senco worm.

    4 lb. 5 oz. Blue Catfish

    1. I like it where did you catch it
  4. Details: 2 lb. 8 oz. 195 in. Blue Catfish with a FishUSA Blue Wing Olive - 2 Pack

  5. THEY ARE BACK!!! NIGHT FISHING IN DC WAS FUN! CHECK IT UP: https://youtu.be/YbYE6zt5RSg

    8 lb. Blue Catfish with a chicken Jell-O

  6. What up you all, Here is our video of the 30lbs blue catfish from Saturday morning! Enjoy & share:) No Reel Loss https://youtu.be/jZ9rYGbv3QE

    30 lb. Blue Catfish with a chicken breast

    1. catfish lunker 0
      Thx a lot for the info Steven!
    2. steven Priso 0
      I do think blue catfish still move during the winter and looking for food. I also read they move in schools so chances are if u get a hit, be ready for more shortly ...more after. I recast every 30-40 minutes but u can wait more I would think:). I hope this helps!
    3. Christopher Pereira 0
      sweet catch bro
    4. catfish lunker 0
      hey thanks Steven. do you know if channel catfish move with the tide or if they like to stay at one there place?? Also how long should I wait before bringing my ...more line back in to recast ?? thx
    5. steven Priso 0
      u can fish blue catfish all year long! they might be hidden in deeper water in the winter but I have been doing it no problem. u can use a drop shot or a Carolina ...more rig with chicken breast marinated in Jell-O with garlic, or Jell-O with hotdog, or chicken liver works well too or the best will be live bait (but in the winter it's harder to catch). Good luck, and fish on....
    6. catfish lunker 0
      great catch!! what time of the year is best and how do you fish the bait . thx
    7. catfish lunker 0
      great catch!! what time of the year is best and how do you fish the bait . thx
    8. catfish lunker 0
      great catch!! what time of the year is best and how do you fish the bait . thx
    9. Chealsey Walberg 0
      That's huge!!!
    10. steven Priso 0
      thxs!
    11. Scott S 0
      Nice
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