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Best Places To Fish in Massachusetts

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There are plenty of places to fish in the Bay State. Water is everywhere in the state, with options for anglers to fish rivers, streams, inland bays, ponds, and larger lakes. Here we focus on major lakes.

Massachusetts's Top-Five, Amazing Fishing Spots

Over time these lakes have produced good results for the angling public. Picking the best place to fish in the state is complex, and may vary one year over the other. These are an excellent place to start. Learn more...


Most Popular Fish Species In Massachusetts

The fertile waters of the state are home to four species of trout, two species of bass, landlocked salmon, perch, crappie, pike, muskie, and several species of sunfish. Many of these species can be caught via ice fishing in winter. Learn more...


Top Places To Fish For Trout In Massachusetts

Clean, cold water makes an ideal habitat for trout, and MA has plenty of it. In addition to the lakes we cover on this website, there is good trout fishing on ponds, rivers and streams across the state. Learn more...


Best Bass Fishing Lakes In Massachusetts

Bass fishing in Massachusetts is fun. You can catch a big largemouth or a chunky smallmouth at many of the fisheries across the state. These three lakes have reputations as pretty good producers over time. Learn more...


Best Lakes To Fish For Landlocked Salmon In Massachusetts

These two lakes are the best place to fish for landlocked salmon in Massachusetts. They are the only waters stocked by the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries & Wildlife. Learn more...


Enjoy these top spots to go fishing in Massachusetts

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