Essex County Bait Shops, Tackle Shops, Fishing Reports, and Fishing Charters (Massachusetts)

Essex County Fishing Reports

  "I have caught yellow perch, golden shiner, yellow belly sunfish, American..." Niles Pond

  "I caught 1lb bluegill on worms in front of me...." Kellehers Pond

  "Upper Artichoke is quite weedy but there are fish to be caught, namely..." Upper Artichoke Reservoir

  "Fished Stiles Pond on December 11th. It was 30 degrees, calm water, two..." Stiles Pond

Essex County Fishing

Essex County (MA) Bait Shops, Tackle Shops, and Fishing Spots
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Massachusetts Fishing Licenses

Join us as we discuss the Massachusetts Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the Fishing Spot is open to the public, and respect all signs indicating private property or restricting access.

About Essex County (MA) Fishing

Whether you’re fishing for Perch, White Catfish or Flathead Catfish, or one of the other fish found near Essex County, we can tell you where to find them, how to bring them in, and who's having success. So find your new favorite fishing spot near Essex County, and grab your favorite fishing gear. All that, including links to your local fish and wildlife websites, record catches for a location, photos, GPS coordinates for where the fish can be found, and so much more. So what are you waiting for? Pick a nearby city and get started.

Fish Species Found in Essex County Area

Perch,  Bullhead,  Largemouth Bass,  Bream/Bluegill,  Brook Trout,  Smallmouth Bass,  Brown Trout,  Pickerel,  Rainbow Trout,   and 20 more

Bodies of Water in Essex County Area

917 Lakes

857 Rivers and Streams

138 Reservoirs

603 other