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All about fishing for chain pickerel, muskie, northern pike and tiger muskie in Maryland.

This state offers unique fishing opportunities. Listed below find information about these species of fish, found in Maryland waters.

Fishing for miscellaneous species in Maryland

Lure for chain pickerel, muskie, northern pike and tiger muskie

Larger lakes across the state of Maryland, with some of these miscellaneous fish populations, may include Deep Creek Lake, Liberty Reservoir, Little Seneca Lake, Loch Raven Reservoir, Prettyboy Reservoir, Rocky Gorge Reservoir, St. Mary's Lake, Triadelphia Reservoir, Youghiogheny River Lake and others.

Fishing for other species in Maryland

Chain Pickerel

Chain pickerel

World record: 9 lbs 6 oz

MD State Record: 8 lbs 0 oz


Muskie (Muskellunge)

World record: 69 lbs 9 oz

MD State Record: 31 lbs 12 oz

Northern Pike

Northern pike

World record: 55 lbs 1 oz

MD State Record: 24 lbs 12 oz

Tiger Muskie

Tiger muskie

World record: 51 lbs 2 oz

MD State Record: 29 lbs 5 oz

By clicking on the images and links above, you will be taken to a page offering more information about the selected species.

Information on fishing for unique species, by state.


Learn the habits and lifecycle of each species

Many of the species we portray as "other" in this website are simply not as commonly fished for as the more popular fish. For insight into some of these "other" fish in Maryland, visit the other fishing page for more in-depth information.

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