Chesapeake Bay Striped Bass Weight/Age Estimation Chart

Chesapeake Bay Rockfish photo

 

 

 

After an exciting day of Chesapeake Bay Striped Bass fishing, have you ever been curious as to the age of that rockfish you caught? If you know the length of your striper, you can approximate the weight and age of your catch by using the chart provided below.

Length (in.) Weight (lbs.) Age (years)
12 1 2
15 2 3
19 3 4
22 3.5 5
25 7 6
27 9 7
30 13 8
33 17 9
35 21 10
37 24 11
39 28 12
40 32 13
41 35 14
43 39 15
44 42 16