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Where to Fish in South Shore

Saltwater Marine Fishing Regulations Massachusetts Saltwater Fishing

Note:

Use of some ramps requires a fee or a parking sticker that may be purchased in advance. Some town parking facilities are limited to town residents only (RO) and noted where applicable. Fish and Game Office of Fishing and Boating Access (FBA) current or future facilities are italicized.

* indicates a shore fishing area. For more information visit the FBA website at: http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dfg/fba/

Location

Jetties

Piers

Ramp

Site
Condition

Usable Tide

Quincy

Town River Marine Paved All
666 Southern Artery
Bay’s Water Marine Paved 1⁄2
128 Bayview Avenue
Sea Avenue Paved 1⁄2
Fore River, Doane St.*

Weymouth

Back River Paved All

Hingham

Iron Horse Station, Route 3A Paved All

Hull

“A” St. Marine 1 Paved All
Goulds Boat Shop Paved All
Pemberton Point 1 Paved All
Priscilla Sails Paved All

Cohasset

Parker Avenue Paved 1⁄2

Scituate

Cole Parkway Paved All
Driftway Recreation Area Gravel All
North River Marine Paved All
Scituate Harbor 1 3 Paved All

Marshfield

Brick Kiln Road (canoe only) Gravel All
Green Harbor Marina Paved All
Humarock, Ferry Street (RO) Gravel All
Humarock Marine Paved All
Mary’s Livery Paved All
Town Pier, Green Harbor Paved All
Union Street (canoe only) Gravel All

Duxbury

Bay Marine Corp. Paved All
Mattakeeset Ct. 2 Paved All

Kingston

Town Landing, River Street Paved 1⁄2

Plymouth

Taylor Avenue (4-WD only) Sand All
Town Wharf 1 1 Paved All

Wareham

Fishing Pier, Route 6 2
East Boulevard, Onset Paved All
Maco’s, Rt. 6-28 Paved All
Oak St., Tempest Knob Paved All
Route 195 Eastbound rest area Paved 1⁄2

Mattapoisett

Short Wharf, Water Street 2 Paved All
Town Landing Gravel 1⁄2
Matt Neck Road

Fairhaven

Pease Park, Middle Street Paved All
Hoppy’s Landing Paved All
Seaview Avenue Paved All
Sconticut Neck

New Bedford

East Rodney French
Boulevard, H Street 2 1 Paved All
West Rodney French
Boulevard 4 Paved All

Dartmouth

Padanaram Paved All

Westport

Gooseberry Island Paved 1⁄2
Rte. 88 Bridge Paved All

Fall River

Brownell Street 1 Paved All

Freetown

Water Street, Assonet Paved 1⁄2

Swansea

Cole River, Ocean Grove Ave. Paved All

Somerset

Brayton Point Rd. Paved 1⁄2
Broad Cove, Pleasant Street* Car top 1⁄2
Somerset Village
Waterfront Park, Main St. Paved All