No License Required to Fish in MA this Weekend
June 4, 2014
June 7 & 8, 2014, has been designated a Free Fishing Weekend in Massachusetts. As such, no fishing license is required to fish any public freshwater lake, pond, reservoir, river or stream, as well as in saltwater, statewide from 12:00 a.m. Saturday, June 7 until 11:59 p.m. Sunday June 8.
The state hopes that the free fishing weekend will encourage more fishing participation. Massachusetts fishing licenses can be purchased via mobile device at MASSFishHunt.