Fishing In New England

  • Buy Your 2018 Saltwater Fishing License Online!

    If you fish in salt water and are between the ages of 16 and 65, chances are you’ll need to buy a marine fishing license (or “permit”)...

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  • Visiting the Sandwich, MA, Trout Hatchery

    Massachusetts fish-hatchery personnel have been busily stocking lakes, ponds, rivers and streams throughout the state with thousands of tro...

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Fishing News

  • NH Trout & Fly-Fishing Ponds Open April 28

    Fishing on New Hampshire’s designated trout ponds and fly-fishing-only ponds opens on April 28. Fishing is allowed through October 15....

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  • MA Sets 2018 Regs for Fluke, Scup & Sea Bass

    The Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries (DMF) has published its 2018 recreational regulations for fluke (summer flounder), black sea ...

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Fishing Reports

  • New England Fishing Report: Berkshires Variety Fishing

    The crew of New England Fishing TV just wrapped up a very fun and successful day of fishing in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts with ...

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  • New England Fishing Roundup: 10.3.14

    Our weekly roundup of local fishing action from Maine to Connecticut. Maine Ken at Saco Bay Tackle noted that there are still bass around in...

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New Gear

  • Kokatat Leviathan Kayak Fishing PFD

    Designed for kayak-fishing comfort, convenience and accessibility, the Kokatat Leviathan PFD has a whopping 14 pockets and multiple fixture...

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  • Columbia Solar Shade Quarter Zip Shirt

      Thousands of tiny sun-reflective dots cover the Solar Shade ZERO Quarter-Zip shirt to reduce surface heat. This latest Columbia innovatio...

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Fishing Videos

  • Building a Basic Blackfish Bottom Rig

    In this short video, Capt. Chris Landry and Tom Richardson walk you through the steps involved in making a single-hook bottom rig for target...

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  • Video: Wire Line Rip-Trolling Tips

    Trolling wire line is one of the best ways to catch striped bass in the famous rips off Cape Cod and the islands, but the technique is not a...

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How To

  • Anchoring Over Structure: Tips & Tricks

    If you plan to pursue rock- and wreck-hugging inshore fish such as tautog (blackfish), fluke, seabass and scup, you’ll need to know a few ...

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  • How to Fish a Rip: Casting Techniques

    As all good fishermen know, rips are incredibly productive fishing spots. They are formed by current flowing over uneven bottom, which incre...

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Cooking Your Catch

  • Matt’s Tasty ‘Tog Chowder

    This holiday season, why not serve some comfort food in keeping with New England maritime tradition? I’m talking chowder, more specificall...

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  • Blue Plate Special: Grilled Bluefish with Cilantro Lime Butter

    This simple, delicious recipe might just change your mind about the culinary value of the humble bluefish. By Tom Richardson | Photography b...

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