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Where to Fish in The Islands

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

Chilmark

Great Rock Bight, North Road*
Nashaquitsa Pond, South Road Paved All
Menemsha 1 1

Edgartown

East Beach, Cape Poge* 1 Cartop All
State Road 1
Memorial Wharf 1
Edgartown Great Pond Sand All
Wilson Landing
Katama Bay Paved 3⁄4
Edgartown Bay Road
Eel Pond Paved All
Pease’s Point Way

Aquinnah

Menemsha Creek 1 Paved All
Lobsterville Beach
Dogfish Bar*

Oak Bluffs

State Road 3 Paved All
Seaview Ave. 1
Beach Road 1
Harbor, East Chop Drive Paved All
Pecoy Point, Pulpit Rock Road Cartop All

Tisbury

Lagoon Pond, Beach Road Paved All
Tashmoo Pond, Lake Avenue 1 Paved All

Nantucket:

Jackson Point

Paved All

Madaket Harbor, H Street

Paved All

Nantucket Harbor

Paved All