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Saltwater Fishing

Where to Fish in Cape Cod


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:





Site Condition

Usable Tide

Cape Cod:


Barlow’s Landing Paved All
Bourne Marina Paved All
Canal at Electric Avenue (RO) Paved All
Hen Cove Paved All
Monument Beach Paved All
Red Brook Harbor Paved All


Childs River, Off Rte. 28 Paved All
Falmouth Inner Harbor 1 Paved All
Great Pond, Harrington St. 1 Paved All
Green Pond Paved All
Menauhant Road
Megansett Harbor Paved All
County Road
Waquoit Bay, Seapit Road Paved All
West Falmouth Harbor Paved All
Old Dock Road
Wild Harbor, Old Silver Beach Paved All
Great Harbor, Woods Hole 1 1 Paved All


Canal Basin Paved All
Canal-East End 2
Craven’s Landing Sand 1⁄2
Scusset Beach State Park 1


Daniels Island Rd. Paved All
Great Neck Road, Ockway Bay Paved All
Mashpee Neck Road Paved All
Poponesset Beach,
Wading Place Rd.*
South Cape Beach 1


Barnstable Harbor, Blish Point Paved All
Barnstable Harbor (RO) Paved All
Bay Street Osterville (RO) Paved 3⁄4
Bridge Street, Osterville (RO) Sand 1⁄2
East Bay Road Osterville (RO) Paved 1⁄2
Haywood Rd. (RO) Paved All
Lewis Bay Road Hyannis Paved All
Ocean View Ave Cotuit (RO) Sand All
Old Shore Road Sand 1⁄2
Ropes Beach (RO)
Prince Cove (RO) Paved All
Scudder Lane (RO) Sand 1⁄2
Iyanough Rd., Hyannisport (RO) 1 Sand 1⁄2


Bay View Street Paved 1⁄2
Centre Street, Bass Hole Paved 1⁄2
Follins Pond Road Sand 1⁄2
High Bank Road* 1 Paved All
Lewis Bay Berry Ave. Paved All
New Hampshire Ave. Paved 3⁄4
Pleasant St. Beach Paved 1⁄2
Sea Gull Beach Paved All
Parkers River, Rt. 28 1
Smugglers Beach 1 1 Paved All
South Street


Cold Storage Rd. 1 Paved All
Follins Pond Paved All
Horsefoot Cove Paved All
Sesuit Neck Road Paved All
Uncle Freeman’s Way Paved All


Allens Harbor 1 Paved All
Herring River Paved All
Round Cove Paved All
Saquatucket Harbor Paved All


Barn Hill Rd. Paved All
Bridge Street Paved 3⁄4
Crows Pond Paved 3⁄4
Mitchell River Bridge
Oyster River Sand All
Ryder’s Cove Paved All


Arey’s Pond Paved All
Cove Road Paved All
Goose Hummock Shop Paved All
Herring Brook Way Paved All
Meeting House Pond Paved All
River Road (RO)
Mill Pond Paved All
Paw Wah Pond Paved All
Quanset Road Paved All
Rock Harbor 1 Paved All


Rock Harbor 1 Paved 1⁄2
Hemenway Road Paved 1⁄2
Rt. 6 Town Cove Paved 1⁄2


Town Pier 1 Paved All


Pamet Harbor Paved All


West End Parking Lot Paved 1⁄2
Commercial Street