Office of Fishing and Boating Access (FBA)

Office of Fishing and Boating Access

FBA provides boat and canoe access sites, shore fishing areas, and sport fishing piers at more than 290 locations on coastal waters, great ponds and rivers throughout Massachusetts.

Address

1 Rabbit Hill Rd., Westborough, MA 01581

Phone

8 a.m.– 4:30 p.m., M-F

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Who we serve

The Office of Fishing and Boating Access serves the public by providing and maintaining access to over 275 coastal and inland boat and canoe launch and fishing areas across the state.

News and Updates

  • The Congamond Lake (South Boat Ramp) Public Access Facility located off Berkshire Avenue, Southwick, MA will be closed for reconstruction February 21, 2018 - June 1, 2018. Alternate access to Congamond Lakes during this time period can be found at the Public Access Facility located off Point Grove Road, Southwick, MA.
  • The Lake Cochituate boating access facility on Route 30 in Wayland will be closed for reconstruction starting September 1, 2018. Construction is anticipated to be completed by March 2019, at which time the facility will reopen for use. Please check back to this website for further updates.
  • The boat ramp and parking area located off Syrek Street, Chicopee on the Connecticut River will be closed October 9, 2017-December 31, 2017.
  • The Cook Pond fishing boating access facility, located at the end of Henry Street, Fall River will be closed for reconstruction starting September 18, 2017.  Construction is anticipated to be completed by March 2018, at which time the facility will reopen for use.  Please check back to this website for further updates.

 

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