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South Shore Massachusetts to Maine Fishing


In this week’s report we have news on the December print issue of The Fisherman Magazine; an update on the Northeast Striped Bass Study including a local tag return; excellent freshwater action with trout on Cape Cod, bass and pickerel in Rhode Island and a surprise stocking of some special trout in Connecticut; great mixed-bag bottom fishing action off Block Island; some big blackfish inshore; an update on the Coastal Kayak Clash and more; check it out!


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South Shore Massachusetts to Maine Fishing Reports

Green Harbor

Report by Black Rose Fishing Charters

November 23, 2020 - 10:01:14

Captain Rich from Black Rose Fishing Charters reported that haddock and pollock are still biting and there are still all sizes of bluefin on Stellwagen. Captain Rich is done for the season and excited... More


Report by Belsan’s Bait and Tackle

November 30, 2020 - 15:28:51

Pete from Belsan’s Bait reports that the best bet right now is in the sweetwater as largemouth bass and trout are providing steady local action. A few hopefuls have been looking for smelt with limite... More


Report by First Bite Charters

August 17, 2020 - 10:14:21

Captain Dan Morrell of First Bite Charters told me striper fishing has been excellent and flounder continue to hold their own in catchable numbers around Boston Harbor. Call Captain Dan to book a trip... More


Report by Tomo's Tackle

November 23, 2020 - 10:01:14

Tomo from Tomo’s Tackle told me fishing has been very slow. There have been some smelt and mackerel reports in Quincy Bay, Boston and Hingham Harbors. The offshore haddock fishing continues to be pro... More


Report by Yankee Fleet

November 23, 2020 - 10:01:14

Yankee Fleet told me they have run their last scheduled trip for the season. They are still available for private November charters. Call their office at (978) 283-0313 to book a charter.... More

Plum Island

Report by Surfland Bait and Tackle

November 23, 2020 - 10:01:14

Martha from Surfland reported fishing has been very slow along the beachfront but anglers have caught a few schoolies in the Parker River. The store is now open Friday through Monday. You can call the... More

Saco Bay

Report by Saco Bay Tackle

October 19, 2020 - 09:53:52

Pete from Saco Bay Tackle reported warm weather last week was a great weekend gift for boats to get out again. Local fishermen said they had a few good hours of stripers breaking the surface on both t... More

Bar Harbor

Report by Acadian Boat Tours

September 21, 2020 - 13:22:24

Captain Gary from Acadian Boat Tours told me it has been a great fishing season on Frenchman’s Bay. They will continue to offer sightseeing and nature cruises as well a beautiful sunset tour througho... More