2020 Quabbin Fishing Season Alert

As of June 8, the Quabbin Reservoir Fishing Boat Launch Areas are open to all private boats with intact Quabbin Boat Seals. Vehicles can now be registered in either MA or out-of-state. Motor, boat, canoe, and kayak rentals are currently not available.

Updated: Jun. 8th, 2020, 12:00 pm

The three Quabbin Reservoir Fishing Boat Launch Areas are now open for the 2020 season.

Only private boats with intact Quabbin Boat Seals are allowed to launch. As of June 8, vehicles can be from Massachusetts or out-of-state. 

No rentals - boat, motor, canoe, or kayak - are currently available.

In accordance with Governor Baker's order of May 6, 2020, all customers must wear face coverings when launching and retrieving boats and when interacting with DCR staff.

Please be aware that check-in and launching procedures have been changed to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.  Please follow all staff instructions.