Your Guide to Huge James River Catfish

Mammoth Blue Catfish Minutes from Downtown Richmond

Another citation blue catfish caught with Captain Jim Garrett.The James River below Richmond has developed into one of the top destinations in the country for trophy blue catfish.  In the late 1970s blue catfish were introduced into the lower James through a cooperative program with the Arkansas Game & Fish Department.  Since then the fish have thrived and grown to stupendous sizes, some topping the 100 lb. mark!

Capt. Jim has a tidal boat sport fishing license that covers everyone on his boat.  If you don't have a fishing license, don't worry about it!

An Experienced Virginia Catfishing Guide

Born and raised on the James River, Captain Jim Garrett is a USCG licensed captain that will put you on huge James River catfish.  TRY SOMETHING DIFFERENT, LIVEBAITING FOR MONSTER CATS!

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Virginia catfishing on the James represents one of the best fishing opportunities in the entire state of Virginia to catch really big fish without spending a lot of money..

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