Chatham Fishing Charters :: Freshwater, Saltwater, Fly Fishing
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Best Fishing in Chatham

Freshwater Fishing

Fishing permits need to be obtained in order to enjoy the great fishing available in Chatham. You can get your permit from Goose Hummock on Route 6A in Orleans.

Goose Hummock
15 MA-6A, Orleans, MA 02653
Directions
Phone: (508) 255-0455

Saltwater Fishing

Saltwater Fishing  permits are also required for saltwater fishing in Massachusetts.  To obtain a saltwater fishing permit go here.

Harding’s Beach And Georges Bank are some prime locations many visitors love frequenting for good fishing.

Harding’s Beach
15 MA-6A, Orleans, MA 02653
Directions

Local Fishing Charters

Chatham also offers lots of options for Sport Fishing Charters for Striped Bass, Bluefish, and more! Below are some popular fishing charters.

Fly Fishing

If you want to do some fly fishing in Chatham look no further than Fishing The Cape and Hardy Saltwater Fly Fishing School May through June and again in September.

Fishing The Cape (Hardy Saltwater Fly Fishing School)
15 MA-6A, Orleans, MA 02653
Directions
Phone: 508-432-1200

Shellfishing

If you are a non-resident of Massachusetts don’t worry! You can shellfish in any area not marked “Closed to Shell Fishing”.

However, if you’re shell-fishing in the Town of Chatham itself you will need to acquire a permit from the Town Offices. Contact (508) 945-5180 to reach the permit department.

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