Guide To The Best Bass Fishing Lakes In Maine
All about fishing for smallmouth and largemouth bass.
Lots of places to fish for bass in Maine. Private bonds, rivers and small lakes are quite likely to contain bass. Visit the Bass Knowledge Center for valuable information about bass and bass fishing.
Bass Lakes In Maine
Larger bodies of water like Androscoggin Lake, Baskahegan Lake, Big Lake, China Lake, Cobbosseecontee Lake, Damariscotta Lake, East Grand Lake, Gardner Lake, Graham Lake, Great Pond, Long Lake, Mattawamkeag Lake, Meddybemps Lake, Messalonskee Lake, Moosehead Lake, Pushaw Lake, Sebasticook Lake, Sebago Lake, Sebec Lake, Schoodic Lake, Thompson Lake, Webb Lake and West Grand Lake have healthy populations of bass.
Bass In Maine
World record: 22 lbs 4 oz
State Record: 11 lbs 10 oz
World record: 11 lbs 15 oz
State Record: 8 lbs 0 oz
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Top 5 Bass Fishing Lures For Maine
When bass are shallow, spinnerbaits, crankbaits and stickbaits are the most productive. As they move deeper, worms and jigs are among the top producers.
Maine State Record Bass
The state record largemouth bass was caught from Moose Pond.
The state record smallmouth bass came from Thompson Lake.
Bass are one of the most sought after of all the game fish. Its appeal spans cultures, age groups and genders to tap on the heart strings of anglers everywhere. Join us in our endeavor to offer information about bass fishing on your favorite bass lake in Maine.
Bass fishing basics video.
Understanding the primary seasonal movements of smallmouth bass and largemouth bass is key to locating them on local lakes in the Pine Tree State.
Catch big bass!
Bass fishing information by state.
The lifecycle of bass
The more you know about the seasonal migration of bass, the more likely you are to be looking in the right area next time you visit Maine bass fishing lakes. Visit the bass fishing page for more in-depth information about bass activities.