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Rhode Island Other Fishing

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All about fishing for chain pickerel and northern pike in Rhode Island.

Listed below find information about these species of fish, found in Rhode Island waters.

Fishing for miscellaneous species in Rhode Island

Fishing for northern pike in RI

Larger lakes across the state of Rhode Island, with some of these miscellaneous fish populations, may include Beach Pond, Hundred Acre Pond, Indian Lake, Johnson Pond, Pascoag Reservoir Echo Lake, Tiogue Lake and others.

The RI state record northern pike was caught from Hundred Acre Pond. The state record chain pickerel came out of Beach Pond.

Fishing for other species in Rhode Island

Chain Pickerel

Chain pickerel

World record: 9 lbs 6 oz

RI State Record: 6 lbs 14 oz

Northern Pike

Northern pike

World record: 55 lbs 1 oz

RI State Record: 35 lbs 0 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 Rhode Island, visit the other fishing page for more in-depth information.

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